Computer Classes

About Our Classes

If you’re ready to learn how to use the computer or anxious to maximize your skills, our highly motivated computer teachers have the experience and eagerness to help.

From computer experts to English professors to reference librarians, their training covers all areas of the professional spectrum.

You can feel comfortable learning from professionals who strive to cater to each student’s individual needs while creating an enriched and safe learning environment in the Cherry Hill Public Library’s state-of-the-art Computer Lab.

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Upcoming Classes 

May 2017

Google Basics: Gmail
Wednesday, May 17  
10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

In this class, we will go over the basics of Gmail, including settings, functionality such as syncing, and apps or extensions. If you have a Gmail account, please bring your login information. New to Gmail? We will also go through the steps of creating a Gmail account. Prerequisites: Basic Mouse and Keyboard Skills. Click here to register.

Job Hunting 101
Thursday, May 18
7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

On the hunt for a new job? Come get some fantastic tips on the best ways to find and land the job you're looking for. This is the perfect place if you're just entering the workforce or looking to get back in it! Click here to register.

Cloud Storage with Dropbox
Wednesday, May 24
10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Dropbox is a cloud-based file storage system. Learn how to create an account, place your files in the cloud, and sync your files across multiple devices. You'll be able to access your files from any device as long as you have a connection to the internet! 
Click here to register.

Improve Your Internet Searching
Wednesday, May 31
7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

This hands-on class will help you find the information you're looking for on the internet. Learn tips and tricks for conducting better searches, how to navigate search engines, and how to evaluate websites to know the information you find is reputable. Prerequisite: Basic Mouse and Keyboard Skills. Click here to register.

All About Windows 10

Welcome to Windows 10 - Part 1
Thursday, May 4
10 a.m. - 2 p.m. 

Windows 10 is here! Curious about the new operating system from Microsoft? Have you already downloaded it and need some tips on how to use it? This class will offer an overview of Windows 10 and how you can make the most if it. Prerequisites: Basic Mouse and Keyboard Skills. General knowledge about Windows is useful. Click here to register.

Welcome to Windows 10 - Part 2
Thursday, May 18
10 a.m. - 2 p.m. 

Couldn't get enough in Part 1? Still curious about everything Windows 10 has to offer? Join us for the continuation of our Windows 10 course and get tips and tricks for understanding Microsoft's latest operating system. Prerequisites: Basic Mouse and Keyboard Skills. Microsoft Word Part 1. Click here to register.

Learn Microsoft Excel

 

Spreadsheets - Part 1
Tuesday, May 2
10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
 
Learn the convenience and fundamentals of spreadsheets. This class focuses on the basics of creating Excel spreadsheets. Use spreadsheets to stay organized at home and work, to create a family budget, or to make a simple shopping list. Prerequisites: Basic Mouse and Keyboard Skills, some PC experience, or equivalent experience. Click here to register.

Spreadsheets - Part 2
Tuesday, May 9
10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Now that you know how to create an Excel spreadsheet, learn more about Excel's features and functions and the usefulness of this software. Gain experience with formatting worksheets, sorting data, freezing rows and columns and relative and absolute cell addresses. Prerequisites: Basic Mouse and Keyboard Skills, Beginner Excel, Intermediate Excel, or equivalent experience. Click here to register.

Spreadsheets - Part 3
Tuesday, May 16
10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

This class of Excel training emphasizes some of the advanced functions in Excel. We'll concentrate on charting and pivot tables for increased productivity when working in Excel. Prerequisites: Basic Mouse and Keyboard Skills, Beginner Excel, Intermediate Excel, or equivalent experience. Click here to register.