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Registration is Now Open for May Computer Classes
Putnam County Public Library will be offering four computer classes in May. The computer classes being offered are hands-on classes and are designed to introduce patrons to specific tools.
On Friday, April 28th, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm, Introduction to Social Networking will introduce patrons to a variety of websites devoted to socializing with others online and discuss ways to protect privacy while enjoying a rich online social life. Click here to sign up for Introduction to Social Networking.
On Friday, May 5th, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm, Introduction to Cloud Computing will introduce patrons to cloud computing, demonstrate free cloud software from Google and Microsoft, and explain why cloud computing is the way the world will be using computers in the future. Click here to sign up for Introduction to Cloud Computing.
On Tuesday, May 16th, from noon to 2:00 pm, Managing Your Digital Photos will discuss the basics of importing and exporting digital photographs from your camera or phone to your computer, give tips on organizing large numbers of photos, new and creative ways of managing photos across different devices like phones, tablets, and cameras, and demonstrate some basic photo editing techniques. Click here to sign up for Introduction Managing Your Digital Photos.
On Tuesday, May 23rd, from noon to 2:00 pm, Introduction to Word Processing will introduce patrons to using typewriter like word processing software like Microsoft Word and discuss cheaper and free alternatives to Microsoft. Click here to sign up for Introduction Introduction to Word Processing.
On Tuesday, May 30th, from noon to 2:00 pm, Advanced Word Processing will discuss the more advanced features of modern word processing software. Click here to sign up for Introduction Advanced Word Processing.
All classes are for beginners and are free and open to the public but registration is required since space is limited. Classes are two hours long with a break.