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.

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.

  • Techboomers Together

    Wednesday, January 04, 2017 - 2:00 PM at Leonardtown Library Meeting Room

    Work together through the Techboomers Course Tutorial to set up a Techboomers log in and gain access to a whole lot of guided tutorials on everything from how to use the internet to the class choice of many different popular online services.

  • Maryland Workforce Exchange Job Searching

    Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 2:00 PM at Lexington Park Library Computer Lab

    Participants will create an account on the Maryland Workforce Exchange website and learn how to successfully search for job openings. This program is being presented by a job services specialist from the Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulations. Free. Registration required.

  • Techboomers Together

    Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 2:00 PM at Leonardtown Library Meeting Room

    Work together through the Techboomers Course Tutorial to set up a Techboomers log in and gain access to a whole lot of guided tutorials on everything from how to use the internet to the class choice of many different popular online services.

  • iPhone/iPad for Beginners

    Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 2:00 PM at Charlotte Hall Library Meeting Room

    Learn the basics of navigating your iPad and/or iPhone! In this class you will learn how to connect to Wi-Fi, adjust settings, download apps, surf the web, watch videos and borrow eBooks from the library.

  • Techboomers Together

    Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 2:00 PM at Leonardtown Library Meeting Room

    Work together through the Techboomers Course Tutorial to set up a Techboomers log in and gain access to a whole lot of guided tutorials on everything from how to use the internet to the class choice of many different popular online services.

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

    Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 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 3: Introduction to Internet

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

    Part two 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.

  • Techboomers Together

    Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 2:00 PM at Leonardtown Library Meeting Room

    Work together through the Techboomers Course Tutorial to set up a Techboomers log in and gain access to a whole lot of guided tutorials on everything from how to use the internet to the class choice of many different popular online services.

  • Computer Basics 4: Introduction to Email

    Monday, January 30, 2017 - 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.

  • Leonardtown Computer Basics 1, an Introduction to Computers

    Wednesday, February 01, 2017 - 2:00 PM at Leonardtown Library Meeting Room

    Learn the parts of a computer, vocabulary associated with computers, how to use a mouse and keyboard, and general computer use. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Leonardtown Computer Basics 2, an Introduction to Windows 10

    Wednesday, February 08, 2017 - 2:00 PM at Leonardtown Library Meeting Room

    Learn the basics of Microsoft's operating system, including how to create, store, manage files and folders, and some tips to using Win 10. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Blogging for Beginners

    Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 10:00 AM at Lexington Park Library Computer Lab

    Explore several blogging platforms (Wordpress, Tumblr, and Twitter) and learn the basics of designing and writing a blog. Prerequisite: Ability to use a mouse. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Leonardtown Computer Basics 3, an Introduction to the Internet

    Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 2:00 PM at Leonardtown Library Meeting Room

    Learn the basic features and how to navigate the internet. Picks up tips on browsing and evaluating websites, as well how to adjust basic privacy settings. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Facebook Q&A

    Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 10:00 AM at Lexington Park Library Computer Lab

    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. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Leonardtown Computer Basics 4, an Introduction to Email

    Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 2:00 PM at Leonardtown Library Meeting Room

    Learn about email accounts and servers, then explore key features of email including composing, sending, and changing account settings. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Cloud Computing 101

    Thursday, March 09, 2017 - 2:00 PM at Lexington Park Library Computer Lab

    Have you heard of the Cloud, but you're not quite sure what that means or where to go to access it? Take a look at some common cloud applications and learn how easy and convenient cloud computing can be. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

  • Introduction to Google Drive

    Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 2:00 PM at Lexington Park Library Computer Lab

    Learn how to use Google drive to enhance productivity by improving search skills and sharing documents. Adult computer classes are limited to ages 16 and up. Registration required.

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