Computer Classes

August Computer Classes

Registration for June computer classes begins on Monday, July 31 at 9:00 a.m.
Getting Started - Tuesday, August 8 at 6:30 p.m.
Basic Computer - Thursday, August 10 at 6:30 p.m.
Surfing the Web – Tuesday, August 15 at 6:30 p.m.
File Management - Thursday, August 17 at 6:30 p.m.
Microsoft Word - Tuesday, Aug. 22 & Thursday, Aug. 24 at 6:30 p.m.

September Computer Classes

Registration for September computer classes begins on Tuesday, September 5 at 9:00 a.m. 

Getting Started - Tuesday, September 12 at 2:30 p.m.
Basic Computer - Thursday, September 14 at 2:30 p.m.
Surfing the Web - Tuesday, September 19 at 2:30 p.m.
File Management - Thursday, September 21 at 2:30 p.m.
Microsoft Excel - Tuesday, September 26 & Thursday, September 28 at 6:00 p.m.

 

October Computer Classes

Registration for October computer classes begins on Monday, September 25 at 9:00 a.m. 

Getting Started - Tuesday, October 10 at 6:30 p.m.
Basic Computer - Thursday, October 12 at 6:30 p.m.
Surfing the Web - Tuesday,  October 17 at 6:30 p.m.
File Management - Thursday,  October 19 at 6:30 p.m.
Microsoft Word - Tuesday, Oct. 24 & Thursday, Oct. 26 at 6:30 p.m.

Computer Classes Descriptions

Getting Started: Hands-on Class for those who are beginner computer users. In this class you will practice using your mouse and get comfortable moving around a computer. We will also discuss the basics of computer forms like textboxes, radio buttons, drop down menus, etc...

Basic Computer: In this class you will learn the basics of Windows 10. We will explore items such as the start menu, taskbar, desktop, and shortcuts. We will also create icons, folders and learn about new features introduced into Windows 10 such as Cortana. Learn the proper terminology to use when talking about a Windows computer. Please bring your own questions!!

Surfing the Web: Hands-on class about using an internet browser. We will touch on Microsoft Edge (Internet Explorer), and Google Chrome. We will discuss terminology, navigation techniques, domains and sub-domains, internet safety and proper search strategy. We will explore your favorite websites, please bring questions and ideas of what you would like to do on the internet!!

File Management: Hands-on class will teach you the all-important cut, copy and paste. Managing folders, selecting files, deleting files and folders, using your recycle bin, and moving stuff around your PC. Please bring lots of questions!!

Introduction to Microsoft Word: Covers creating editing, saving, and printing documents. It will also include cut and paste, formatting text, spacing, margins, headers, pictures, and tables.

Introduction to Microsoft Excel: Hands-on class about getting started with Excel spreadsheet software. We will discuss formatting spreadsheets, managing cells, different types of cell referencing, simple formulas, functions, charts, and much more. Feel free to bring any questions about your own spreadsheets! 

What's Going on Today

Fee $27 check or money order made payable to Empire Safety Council. Class limit: 40
Registration will begin on Monday, July 17 at 9:15am. CLASSES: Saturdays, August 5, 12, 19 at 11 AM. GRADES: 1st – 6th Come join the Chess Nuts whose goal is to promote the educational and positive benefits of chess to all children.

Upcoming Events

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Board Meeting Dates


Wednesday, August 9
Wednesday, September 20
Wednesday, October 18
Wednesday, November 15
Wednesday, December 20

These meetings will be held at the Administration building located at 120 Second Street at 7:00 P.M..

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