Computer Classes

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Computer Classes
Class Size is Limited; Registration Required



Looking for a Specific Computer Class?


Let us know and we’ll try to offer one to suit your needs. 
Contact Jennifer at 972.919.8744.

July


New Evening Class! MS Word I 2016


Tue, 6-8 pm & Sat. 3-5 pm, July 10-21
Instructor: Saile Estrada
Fee: $20
For students new to MS Word, this course introduces the essential uses and features of the program. Learn document set-up, formatting text and documents, how to create and format tables, shapes, WordArt, and more.

Major Scams Exposed


Fri, July 13, 3:30 - 4:45 pm
Instructor: Doug Mahlum
No Fee
Statistics show that scams happen more often than you may think. This course will focus on healthcare scams, charity fraud, imposter scams, and identity theft, just to name a few.

Useful Apps


Fri, July 20, 3:30 - 4:45 pm
Instructor: Doug Mahlum
No Fee
Are you finding it hard to keep up with technology? This course will explain what an app is and which ones could help you. Bring your mobile device.

iPad Basics for the Beginner


Fri, July 27, 3:00 - 4:45 pm
Instructor: Doug Mahlum, No Fee
Learn to surf the internet, send emails, play music, watch movies and even manage travel plans.

Tech It To The Next Level


Download eBooks


Sat, July 21, 1:30 – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Victoria Stone
No Fee
Technology question? Stuck and need some answers? Learn to use the Farmers Branch Library's resources! This month we have the Manske Library staff coming over to teach you how to download free eBooks using Overdrive and Libby.
Be sure to bring your mobile device and your library card number. We will have power users here to assist you.

August


Let’s Google


Fri. August 3
3 - 4:45 pm
Instructor: Doug Mahlum
No Fee
You may have Googled a lot, but did you know that Google can do much more than search? This free search engine has apps for sharing and collaborating online for you to explore.

New! Build A Website using Weebly


Saturdays, August 4 & 11
2 - 4 pm
Instructor: Saile Estrada
No Fee
Interested in learning how to build your own website? In this class, you will learn how easy and most importantly free, this can be. Familiarize yourself with templates, pages and building tools to help you create an astonishing website. You’ll be surprised by what you can do with just a few clicks here and there.

Android Phone Basics

Fri, August 10
3 - 4:45 pm
Instructor: Doug Mahlum
No Fee
Learn to use your phone better, manage settings, privacy, and much more.

Evening Class! Excel BEGINNER 2016


Mon. & Wed, August 13 - 22
6 - 8 pm
Instructor: Saile Estrada
Fee: $20
Challenge your brain by developing a solid grasp of Excel basics and learn to perform calculations, modify and format worksheets, and more. This is a college level course that is sure to stimulate your mind.

New! Blogging 101.2


Tue. & Thur, August 14 - 16
2 - 4 pm
Instructor: Doug Mahlum
No Fee
101.2 will focus on one specific software to take you further in your understanding of blogging software.

Internet Safety


Fri, August 24
3:30 – 4:45 pm
Instructor: Doug Mahlum
No Fee
Have you ever wondered what email phishing is? What about cookies and browser hijackers? If you use your device for entertainment purposes, you will not want to miss this class.

Tech It To The Next Level


Movies , Music, and More


Sat, August 18
1:30 – 2:30 pm
Instructor: Victoria Stone
No Fee
Technology question? Stuck and need some answers? From our Farmers Branch Manskey library staff, learn how to download music, watch movies, listen to audiobooks, and more - all for free using Library resources. Our power users will be here to help answer your technology questions. Be sure to bring your mobile device and your library card number.