Computer Classes

Computer Classes

All classes are free but registration is required due to limited space. Individual instruction is available at all three branches by request. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up.

Each library branch offers a series of basic computer classes and a series of Microsoft Office computer classes. Each branch also periodically offers other classes, including Online Genealogy, Staying Safe Online, Facebook, Digital Photography, and more.

Please note: The first time you register for an event and provide an email address, you will receive an email from evancedevents.com asking you to confirm your email address. By clicking the link in the email, you will continue to receive confirmation/cancellation emails and notifications if you are moved from the waiting list to the main list. If the link has expired, and you want to continue receiving email confirmations, please email us.

Upcoming classes

Registration is required for all classes – click on the Class Title to register.

  • Genealogy Open Lab

    Monday, February 08, 2016 - 2:00 PM at Lexington Park Library Computer Lab

    This is an open lab for individuals doing genealogy research. A librarian will be on hand to make users aware of resources, including free access to Ancestry Library Edition, and to help with questions in an informal setting.

  • Microsoft Office: Introduction to Excel 2013

    Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 5:30 PM at Leonardtown Library Meeting Room

    This class is recommended for individuals who are new to Microsoft Excel or have limited spreadsheet experience: Providing an introduction to spreadsheets and the practical uses and versatility of Excel. Students will learn time saving features and tips for using Excel effectively. Prerequisites: Computer Basics 1 & 2, or basic skills in using the mouse & keyboard. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Microsoft Office: Introduction to Power Point 2013

    Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 2:00 PM at Charlotte Hall Library Meeting Room

    Learn the basics of creating multimedia presentations using Microsoft PowerPoint 2013. Explore how to animate presentations using various effects. Prerequisites: Computer Basics 1 & 2, or basic skills in using the mouse & keyboard. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Microsoft Office: Introduction to PowerPoint 2013

    Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 2:00 PM at Leonardtown Library Meeting Room

    Learn the basics of creating multimedia presentations using Microsoft PowerPoint 2013. Explore how to animate presentations using various effects. Prerequisites: Computer Basics 1 & 2, or basic skills in using the mouse & keyboard. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Resume Basics

    Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 10:00 AM at Lexington Park Library Computer Lab

    Learn the basics of writing a resume, the different types of resumes, and how to use Word 2013 to write a resume. Prerequisite: Ability to use a mouse. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up.

  • Microsoft Office: Introduction to Excel 2013

    Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 2:00 PM at Charlotte Hall Library Meeting Room

    This class is recommended for individuals who are new to Microsoft Excel or have limited spreadsheet experience: Providing an introduction to spreadsheets and the practical uses and versatility of Excel. Students will learn time saving features and tips for using Excel effectively. Prerequisites: Computer Basics 1 & 2, or basic skills in using the mouse & keyboard. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Microsoft Office: Introduction to Publisher 2013

    Monday, February 29, 2016 - 2:00 PM at Leonardtown Library Meeting Room

    Learn to create flyers, cards, certificates and more! Basic computer skills required and ability to use a mouse. Adult computer classes are for ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Introduction to Facebook

    Wednesday, March 02, 2016 - 2:00 PM at Leonardtown Library Meeting Room

    Take in a short presentation on the basics of Facebook, then stay for a Q&A style discussion. Concerned about privacy? Need to know how to do one specific thing? Bring all the questions, because we've got the answers.

  • Computer Basics 1 and 2: Introduction to Computers and Windows 7

    Thursday, March 03, 2016 - 2:00 PM at Lexington Park Library Computer Lab

    Parts one and two of a four part series. Learn the components, terminology, and general use of a computer. Learn how to use a mouse and keyboard. Explore the basics of Microsoft's operating system. Learn how to create, store, and manage files & folders, and run multiple programs. Learn how to use various tools and techniques to make your computer experience more productive. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Computer Basics 1: Introduction to Computers

    Tuesday, March 08, 2016 - 2:00 PM at Charlotte Hall Library Meeting Room

    Part one of a four part series. Learn the components, terminology, and general use of a computer. Explore software options and maintenance tips. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Excel for Business

    Wednesday, March 09, 2016 - 5:30 PM at Leonardtown Library Meeting Room

    Learn the basics to create & use an Excel spreadsheet with applications for business, including data analysis. Basic computer skills required. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up.

  • Introduction to Genealogy: Part 1

    Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 2:00 PM at Charlotte Hall Library Meeting Room

    Learn the best methods of gathering, researching, organizing and evaluating information on your ancestors using websites, censuses and databases. Basic computer skills and an email account are required. Registration required.

  • Computer Basics 3: Introduction to the Internet

    Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 2:00 PM at Lexington Park Library Computer Lab

    Part three of a four part series. Learn terminology, basic features, and how to navigate the Internet. Pick up tips on browsing and evaluating websites in order to make your browsing experience more successful. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Computer Basics 2: Introduction to Windows 7

    Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 2:00 PM at Charlotte Hall Library Meeting Room

    Part two of a four part series. Explore the basics of Microsoft's operating system. Learn how to create, store, and manage files & folders, and run multiple programs. Learn how to use various tools and techniques to make your computer experience more productive. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Computer Basics 4: Introduction to E-mail

    Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 2:00 PM at Lexington Park Library Computer Lab

    Part four of a four part series. Set up your personal email account and learn how to compose an email. Explore various email providers and the features and tools they offer. Adult classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Computer Basics 3: Introduction to the Internet

    Tuesday, March 22, 2016 - 2:00 PM at Charlotte Hall Library Meeting Room

    Part three of a four part series. Learn terminology, basic features, and how to navigate the Internet. Pick up tips on browsing and evaluating websites in order to make your browsing experience more successful. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Business Facebook

    Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - 2:00 PM at Leonardtown Library Meeting Room

    Learn how to make the most of your Facebook business page, including admin settings, building your audience and assessing your success. Requires computer, mouse, keyboard and internet skills. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up

  • Facebook Q&A

    Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 10:00 AM at Lexington Park Library Computer Lab

    Take in a short presentation on the general gist of Facebook, then stay for a Q&A style discussion. Concerned about privacy? Need to know how to do one specific thing? Bring all the questions, because we've got the answers.

  • Computer Basics 4: Introduction to E-mail

    Tuesday, March 29, 2016 - 2:00 PM at Charlotte Hall Library Meeting Room

    Part four of a four part series. Set up your personal email account and learn how to compose an email. Explore various email providers and the features and tools they offer. Adult classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Microsoft Office: Introduction to Word 2013

    Monday, April 04, 2016 - 10:00 AM at Lexington Park Library Computer Lab

    Learn how to open, create, format, print, and save documents using Microsoft Word 2013. Prerequisites: Computer Basics 1 & 2, or basic skills in using the mouse & keyboard. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

For a full listing of events, please check the calendar.