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.

Looking for more advanced topics? Try lynda.com, free with your library card.

Upcoming classes

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

  • Microsoft Office: Introduction to Excel 2013

    Monday, October 23, 2017 - 2:00 PM at Lexington Park Library Computer Lab

    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. Prerequisite: Basic skills in using the mouse & keyboard. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Microsoft Office: Intermediate Excel 2013

    Monday, October 30, 2017 - 2:00 PM at Lexington Park Library Computer Lab

    Students with a basic knowledge of Excel will learn how to use the sort and filter functions in Excel and how to insert and manipulate graphs and pivot tables. Adult computer classes are for ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • I Didn't Know the Library Had That! Overdrive, Hoopla, RBdigital

    Wednesday, November 01, 2017 - 10:00 AM at Lexington Park Library Computer Lab

    Explore digital content available with your library card from Overdrive, Hoopla, and RBdigital. Learn how to access eBooks, digital audiobooks, magazines, and streaming movies and music for free. Please bring your device if you have one. This is not a device-specific class. We will cover the basics of using Windows, Android, Apple, and Kindle devices to access library content. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Introduction to Genealogy 102

    Thursday, November 02, 2017 - 2:00 PM at Charlotte Hall Library Meeting Room

    Part 2 of 2. Explore additional places to locate genealogical information using books, libraries, websites, censuses, government sources and more. Basic computer skills and email account required. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Microsoft Office: Introduction to Excel

    Friday, November 03, 2017 - 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. Prerequisite: Basic skills in
    using the mouse & keyboard. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Buying and Selling Online

    Wednesday, November 08, 2017 - 10:00 AM at Lexington Park Library Computer Lab

    Trying to sell your old dining room table, or go into business selling handmade scarves? Learn which online selling venue is right for you, Craigslist, eBay, Amazon, or Etsy. Understand how to stay safe, when buying and selling online. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • I Didn't Know the Library Had That! Overdrive, Hoopla, RBdigital

    Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 5:30 PM at Leonardtown Library Meeting Room

    Explore digital content available with your library card from Overdrive, Hoopla, and RBdigital. Learn how to access eBooks, digital audiobooks, magazines, and streaming movies and music for free. Bring your device if you have one! This is not a device-specific class. We will cover the basics of using Windows, Android, Apple, and Kindle devices to access library content. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Introduction to Genealogy

    Friday, November 17, 2017 - 10:00 AM at Lexington Park Library Computer Lab

    Learn about free websites to start your genealogy search. Also covers the library’s databases, U.S. Census, Social Security Death index and more. Knowledge of Internet required. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Microsoft Office: Intermediate Excel

    Friday, November 17, 2017 - 2:00 PM at Charlotte Hall Library Meeting Room

    Students with a basic knowledge of Excel will learn how to use the sort and filter functions in Excel and how to insert and manipulate graphs and pivot tables. Prerequisite: Basic Excel knowledge. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

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