Computer Classes

Putnam County Public Library offers free computer classes.

All classes are for beginners and are free and open to the public but registration is required since space is limited.

Classes that are scheduled but not yet open for registration may be listed on our online events calendar

Classes are two hours long with a break. Registration for classes open the last week of the month for the upcoming month. To sign up you can click on the link in the class description below, call Arlene Tincher at 765-653-2755 Ext. 7094, or stop by our circulation or reference desks at the library.


July 9th, 11:00 – 1:00 Lecture

Computer Basics Class
Discussion on the history of the computer, how the computer interprets what we type on the keyboard.  How it has changed over time, those who played a role in the development of what we use today.  Explanation of the difference between Operating systems, Files and Apps.
Click Here to Sign up for Computer Basic Class

July 9th, 2019 – 2:00 – 4:00 – Hands On

Class on Windows 10
Hands on class – Laptops will be provided.  Class size limited to 10.

This class will learn how to turn on the laptops, log on, explore the desktop, file explorer, how to make Icons larger if needed, how to find your files, open Word or Notepad, how to get to the Internet and basic navigation and how to properly shut down the PC.
Class size can be larger if there are those who just want to follow along to the PowerPoint and not participate in the hands on portion of the class.
Click Here to sign up for Windows 10 Class

July 11th, 11:00am – 1:00pm  Lecture
Safety and Security on the Internet class discusses safeguarding your privacy and keeping your computer and information secure while using the Internet. Click here to sign up for Safety and Security on the Internet.

July 25th, 11:00am – 1:00pm – Hands On
Working with Office 365 class will show you how to setup your Microsoft email account and move around Office 365 programs.  Click here to sign up for Working with Office 365.

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