Computer Classes

Computer Classes at FCPL

Upcoming Computer Courses

Computer Basics Series

Date: 
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Three-session series with Computer Volunteer Mike Mathis. Sessions will feature computer labs to learn specific basic computer functions with step-by-step instructions. Includes information about using personal or library computers. There will be opportunities to ask questions. Attendance at all three sessions strongly encouraged. Fall session dates are 9/17, 10/1, 11/5.

Introduction to Computers - Part II

Date: 
Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 9:00am to 10:00am
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Now that you know the basics, learn how to use some of the special applications found on personal computers. Participants must have attended Introduction to Computers - Part I. Registration is required.


NOTE: Registration is required for this class. Please call the Library at 301-600-1630, x3 to register.

Computer Basics Series

Date: 
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Age Group: 
Three-session series with Computer Volunteer Mike Mathis. Sessions will feature computer labs to learn specific basic computer functions with step-by-step instructions. Includes information about using personal or library computers. There will be opportunities to ask questions. Attendance at all three sessions strongly encouraged. Fall session dates are 9/17, 10/1, 11/5.

How to Set Up an Email Account

Date: 
Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 9:00am to 10:00am
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Are you feeling left behind as email becomes an important communication tool? Learn how to create an account in this class. Prerequisite: Experience using a keyboard and mouse or attendance at Introduction to Computers Part I and II. Registration is required.


NOTE: Registration is required for this class. Please call the Library at 301-600-1630, x. 3 to register.

Computer Basics Series

Date: 
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Event Type: 
Age Group: 
Three-session series with Computer Volunteer Mike Mathis. Sessions will feature computer labs to learn specific basic computer functions with step-by-step instructions. Includes information about using personal or library computers. There will be opportunities to ask questions. Attendance at all three sessions strongly encouraged. Fall session dates are 9/17, 10/1, 11/5.

Introduction to Computers - Part II

Date: 
Saturday, November 8, 2014 - 9:00am to 10:00am
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Now that you know the basics, learn how to use some of the special applications found on personal computers. Participants must have attended Introduction to Computers - Part I. Registration is required.


NOTE: Registration is required for this class. Please call the Library at 301-600-1630, x3 to register.

Get to Know the Computer for the GED - Part I

Date: 
Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 9:00am to 10:00am
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For patrons unaccustomed to taking exams electronically, this session will teach you how to use the computer while taking the electronic version of the GED. You'll learn strategies that will improve your chances for success. Registration is required.

Get to Know the Computer for the Online GED - Part II

Date: 
Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 9:00am to 11:00am
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In the second part of this class, you will take a practice test, learn where to find more information about the GED and continue learning strategies to do well on the exam. You must have attended Get to Know the Computer for the Online GED, Part I, to take this class. Registration is required.