Tech Help/Classes

 

 


Fall Tech Classes

Our classes are free and open to everyone. Please      note this will be a hybrid program, which means attendees can join via Zoom OR in person for the same class. Registration is required for both in-person and Zoom. Registration links coming soon!

Downloading digital books to a tablet or smartphone
Description: You can borrow eBooks and audiobooks FOR FREE from the library. Bring your device, library card, and pin. If you don’t have a library card, stop by any desk to sign up!

Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021 @ 7:00 pm
or
Friday, Sept. 10, 2021 @ 10:00 am
Registration form

Tour of Google Drive & products
Description:
Want to know what Google Drive is, where to find it and how to use it? Curious about Google’s free word-processing software? Join us to learn. You may bring your device, but it is not required.

Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021 @ 7:00 pm
or
Friday, Sept. 17, 2021 @ 10:00 am
Registration form

Intro to LinkedIn learning
Description:
 LinkedIn Learning is a free resource offered by the library. These online classes include very valuable content like business, technology, and creative arts. Learn how to log into your account, tour the site, play a video, and bookmark content you are interested in. 

Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021 @ 7:00 pm
or
Friday, Oct. 1, 2021 @ 10:00 am
Registration form

What is “The Cloud”?
Description:
Learn about the ever-mysterious CLOUD. We will discuss what the Cloud is, how you can use it, and weigh the pros and cons.

Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021 @ 7:00 pm
or
Friday, oct. 15, 2021 @ 10:00 am
Registration form

Intro to digital photo organization
Description: Do you have photos across multiple devices? Do you wish you could find photos fast? Join us to learn tips on getting organized, labeling your photos and backing them up.

Thursday, Oct. 28, 2021 @ 7:00 pm
or
Friday, Oct. 29, 2021 @ 10:00 am
Registration form

Intro to Cricut machines
Description:  Are you curious about Cricut machines? Interested in buying one to start a business or just be crafty? Join us for an overview of a Cricut Explore Air and watch a live demo.

Thursday, Nov. 4, 2021 @ 7:00 pm
or
Friday, Nov. 5, 2021 @ 10:00 am
Registration form


Tech Help By Appointment

We can help you with any questions you might have regarding computers, mobile devices, or e-readers. We also answer questions about software and social media! There are no stupid questions! Please contact Kristin to book an appointment today! Here are some examples of topics we’ve dealt with recently:

  • How can I make a folder on my Windows 10 computer?
  • How do I organize the files on my computer?
  • How can I get free eBooks from the library?
  • How can I back up my smartphone?
  • What is the Cloud and how does it work?
  • What is an app and how can I put one on my smartphone?
  • How can I stop friends from tagging me on Facebook?
  • How do I attach my Bluetooth headphones to my iPad?
  • How do I install a webcam on my computer?

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!


Kristin Amaral
401-253-6948
kamaral@rogersfreelibrary.org