Computer Training Courses

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Petersburg Public Library Computer Classes

We have free, hands-on computer classes for beginner (basic) and intermediate level participants.

Beginner Class

Class Times: Mondays, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (dates subject to change)

AUGUST 31Intro to Computers; using simple features of the Word 2013 ribbon

SEPTEMBER 14Basics of Word 2013- Part 1, Creating a letter sized poster + Graphic, page border
SEPTEMBER 21Basics of Word 2013- Part 2, Creating a Business Letter
SEPTEMBER 28Basics of Excel 2013- Part 1, Creating a Worksheet with a chart
OCTOBER 5Basics of Excel 2013- Part 2, Formatting a Worksheet and a Chart
OCTOBER 19Basics of PowerPoint 2013, part 1, Creating a presentation with graphics
OCTOBER 26Basics of PowerPoint 2013, Part 2, Creating a Presentation with simple animation, transition
NOVEMBER 2Internet and eMail Basics, Registering and using a Free Gmail account - Send and email, reply & forward, add attachments - You must have a valid email account & be able to log on

Intermediate Class

Class Times: Thursdays, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm (dates subject to change)

SEPTEMBER 25Advanced Features of PowerPoint 2013, Part 1 - Creating a presentation using a Theme, Variant, WordArt
SEPTEMBER 17Advanced features of PowerPoint 2013, Part 2 - Adding Advanced Animations
SEPTEMBER 24Advanced Features of PowerPoint 2013, Part 3 - Adding Timing & Transitions
OCTOBER 1Advanced Features of Word 2013, Part 1 - Creating a Resume without a Template
OCTOBER 8Advanced Features of Word 2013, Part 2 - Create Mailing List for the Resume using Mail-Merge Wizard
OCTOBER 22Publisher 2013, Part 1 - Making cards and monthly calendars
OCTOBER 29Publisher 2013, Part 2, and Word 2013 - Personalizing the monthly calendars and selecting pictures
NOVEMBER 5Publisher 2013, Part 3 - Creating an annual calendar