Computer Training Courses Starting March 10

A while back, we sent out a survey to find out if there was interest in Hyattville for a few basic Computer courses, and here are the classes that got the most votes.
Thanks to all who took the time out to respond!!!  

March 10
Course 1
MS Office Tips (Word, Excel, Powerpoint – the Big 3).  Most of these tips can also be applied to Google Docs or Open Office – Word, so don’t   hesitate to join in this class if you don’t have Microsoft Office.  Other document options (Google or Apache's free version of Word, Powerpoint, Excel)
Bring your laptop if you have one.   If you use Google Docs or MS Office 365 on a tablet, bring your tablet along.
March 17
Course 2
Storing information on "the Cloud", and Accessing your information from any device (home computer, tablet, phone)
Bring your laptop, Tablet, or Smart Phone (or all 3 if you have a collection!)
March 24
Course 3
Mobile Device Basics (smart phones, tablets, iPads)
Bring your smart phone or tablet
March 31
Course 4
Introduction to Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc): The importance of "owning" your own name on these platforms
Bring your laptop
April 7
Course 5
Overview of the variety of internet browsers (Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, Safari) and Safe Practices for using the Internet
Bring your laptop

  • Each class will take place in the Library at 6:00 pm. 
  • Course cost is $5.00 and Handouts will be provided. 
  • The library has open wi-fi that all are welcome to use for the training. 
  • What to bring:   You do not have to bring a computer along to attend.  If you have a desktop computer at home, you can still attend and receive the tip sheets, and try what you have learned at home.

Please RSVP if you plan on attending so that we know how many settings and printouts to provide.
Training provided by Kristi Robison / Paintrock Consulting Services