Workshops and Computer Classes

Deb teaching computer classes in the thinkLAB at the Lakeshore branch

Social networks with a twist - find out what makes Twitter and Instagram different, and how to use #hashtags to get your message out. Bring your own computer or device to play along.

Registration is required for this free class; call or visit your nearest branch.

Next Offering:
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 10:00am

For absolute beginners!  Learn the parts of the computer, learn to use a mouse, explore the Desktop, open and close a program, learn about your computer’s drives, start, restart and shut down a computer, and learn simple troubleshooting. This course is best for: People who have never used a computer before, or people who have a hard time clicking and doubleclicking with a mouse.  

Registration is required for this free class; call or visit your nearest branch.

Next Offering:
Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 1:30pm

In this hands-on course, you will learn how to make a basic yet refined presentation of your pictures complete with descriptives and fun animations.  This course is best for people who have experience using a mouse and keyboard.

Registration is required for this free class; call or visit your nearest branch.

Next Offering:
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 1:30pm

Grow your network, look for employment, share your knowledge, or find fulfilling volunteer opportunities using LinkedIn.

Registration is required for this free class; call or visit your nearest branch.

Next Offering:
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 6:30pm

Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel.  In this course you will create a basic spreadsheet, copy and replicate data, learn how to use formulas to save time and effort, and format your spreadsheet.  This course is best for people who are very comfortable with the keyboard and mouse.

Registration is required for this free class; call or visit your nearest branch

Next Offering:
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 1:30pm

Come to the thinkLAB to work on job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. Library staff will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on a first-come first-served basis.

 

Next Offering:
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 6:30pm

Brush up on your Android phone and tablet basic and learn some new tips and tricks. Bring your device and play along!

Registration is required for this free class; call or visit your nearest branch.

Next Offering:
Friday, June 16, 2017 - 1:30pm

You’ve heard of The Cloud – but what does it actually mean? Learn how you can back up, save, and share your digital information in the cloud, and find out more about iCloud, Google Drive, OneDrive and Dropbox. No experience is necessary for this demonstration course.

Registration is required for this free class; call or visit your nearest branch.

Next Offering:
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 1:30pm

Find out how you can download and stream music, movies, magazines, and more FREE through the library's web site using Libraries On The Go, PULSE, Hoopla and Flipster.

Registration is required for this free class; call or visit your nearest branch.

Next Offering:
Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 1:00pm

Find answers to your Facebook questions. Bring your own device and play along! This course is best for people who already have Facebook accounts.

Registration is required for this free class; call or visit your nearest branch.

Next Offering:
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 10:00am

Learn how to use templates to create polished, professional-looking files in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Registration is required for this free class; call or visit your nearest branch.
Next Offering:
Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 1:30pm

Lakeshore

967 Innisfil Beach Road
Innisfil, ON L9S 1V3

Churchill

2282 4th Line
Innisfil, ON, L0L 1K0

Cookstown

20 Church Street
Cookstown, ON L0L 1L0

Stroud

7883 Yonge Street
Innisfil, ON L9S 1K8