Tech Help/Classes

*Please note, due to COVID, we are no longer offering regular in-person sessions. Patrons are encouraged to call Kristin at 401-253-6948 ext. 323 for assistance over the phone, e-mail or Zoom.


Virtual Technology Classes


Practice Zoom With Us!

Are you new to Zoom? Are you afraid to join an event because you have not tried it yet? Are you using Zoom but need to understand more? Then, come practice with us! Make an appointment with Kristin and she will practice Zoom with you.  Learn by using a computer and/or mobile device. You will understand the terminology, practice muting and unmuting as well as using chat and navigating other important features!

Call or email Kristin for an appointment: 401-253-6948 Ext. 323 or kamaral@rogersfreelibrary.org


Tuesday Tech Tips & Tricks Crash Courses

Are you suffering from Zoom fatigue but still want to learn?! Then join Kristin for Tech Tips & Tricks Crash Courses on Tuesdays! A crash course will last no longer than 15 minutes. Please register in advance to receive the Zoom link. Below is our tentative schedule. If you have any requests for a particular topic, please contact Kristin at 401-253-6948 Et. 323 or kamaral@rogersfreelibrary.org

We will offer each class at 10:00 am and 6:00 pm. Both classes cover the same material.


March Classes:

What is a Podcast and How Can I Listen to One?
Tuesday, March 2, 2021

If you’ve heard of the term podcasts, but are not familiar with it, then join us. This quick course will cover what a podcast is, how to find one and we will also share some of the library staff’s favorites!

Click HERE to sign up.

Zoom Hacks 101
Tuesday, March 9, 2021

This class is meant for those who are brand new to Zoom.  Learn things like changing your screen view, raise your hand, post a smiley face, and renaming yourself. During this course, we will be covering the desktop (computer) version.

Click HERE to sign up.

Navigating the Overdrive App
Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Did you know the library offers free eBooks, eAudiobooks and streaming movies? All you need is the Overdrive app. We will take a quick tour of the app. Time permitting, we will download a book.

Click HERE to sign up.

Learn a Language with MANGO
Tuesday, March 23, 2021

The library has a free language learning program called MANGO. Join us as we navigate the desktop version of MANGO. Explore the list of languages available and start a lesson in a language.

Click HERE to sign up.

What is a Cricut and What Can I Do With One?
Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Cricut machines are all the rage now. If you are thinking about buying one, then join us for the introductory class. We will talk about what you can do with a Cricut and what one might use it for.
Click HERE to sign up.