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Technology Training

Learn the basics about computers at one of the many computer classes offered at the Library. Hands-on and lecture classes are offered so you can learn how to browse the internet, use word processing software, and download eBooks. Find out what’s going on at your Library below. Seating is limited and preregistration may be required. Check with your branch for more information.

Learn Computer Skills from Home

If you can't visit the library to attend one of our hands-on training sessions, try the online Learning Express Computer Skills training modules.

Follow this link and enter your library card number for access to several different self-paced, interactive courses on Microsoft Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Word in versions 2007 through 2016. Each program offers skill level training from Basic to Intermediate through Advanced instruction. There are also tutorials to learn Graphics programs like Illustrator and Photoshop, and for instruction on using Windows 7, 8, and 10.

These tutorials require speakers or headphones for following along with the instruction.

Audacity for Sound Recording (Hands-on)

Learn to use this free software to record and edit your vocal projects. (60 min.) Preregister.
Wed, Sep 18, 10:00 am Main Library (561) 233-2600

Excel - Intermediate (Hands-on)

Prerequisite: Excel - Basic.
Build on the the skills learned in Excel - Basic to manipulate data in spreadsheets. Contact your branch for class specifics. (60-90 min.) Preregister.
Thu, Sep 19, 10:00 am Main Library (Charts & Tables. 60 min.) (561) 233-2600
Thu, Sep 26, 10:00 am Main Library (Pivot Tables. 60 min.) (561) 233-2600

Google Docs (Hands-on)

Prerequisite: Your own Google user ID and password.
Learn about Google Docs, a free online word processing service. You'll create documents and edit and share them with your contacts. (60 min.) Preregister.
Wed, Sep 18, 10:00 am Main Library (561) 233-2600

Introduction to Coding With Scratch (Programming Language) (Hands-on)

Prerequisite: Proficiency with a computer mouse.
Scratch is an online visual programming language. Learn to build code and increase your digital literacy by making a short game with this fun tool. (60 min.) Preregister.
Wed, Sep 25, 10:00 am Main Library (561) 233-2600

Job Searching Through Social Media (Hands-on)

Use your favorite social media pages you already use to connect with family and friends in order to easily find your next job. (60 min.) Preregister.
Tue, Sep 24, 10:00 am Main Library (561) 233-2600

PowerPoint - Advanced (Hands-on)

Prerequisite: PowerPoint - Basic.
Expand on the basics: learn to design themes, change color themes, create custom animation, automatic advancement and add sound. (60 min.-2 hr.) Preregister.
Thu, Sep 19, 2:00 pm Main Library (60 min.) (561) 233-2600