Computer Classes

The library offers free computer classes on Monday evenings, Wednesday mornings, and alternating Saturday mornings. Learn how to use tools like Microsoft Word and Excel, or learn how to pin things using Pinterest!

All classes are conducted in the Gates Computer Lab at the Main Library unless otherwise noted. Due to the limited space, registration is required. You can register by calling Stuart Jones at (812) 285–8600 or clicking on the title of the class you’re interested in attending.

February 2018

Locating My Files Monday, February 5 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Learn how to save, find and organize documents, photos, and other files more efficiently. Windows explorer will also be introduced.
Locating My Files Wednesday, February 7 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Learn how to save, find and organize documents, photos, and other files more efficiently. Windows explorer will also be introduced.
Using Social Media Saturday, February 10 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Learn how to use one of the largest social media websites and how to upload photos, chat, post, and protect yourself. Having an active Facebook account prior to the class is required.
Digital Books, Music, and Magazines Saturday, February 10 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Learn how to sign in, search, download, and return digital books, music, and magazines from the library’s website.
Cut, Copy, and Paste Monday, February 12 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Learn how to cut, copy, and paste. Other methods to move and locate files will be demonstrated.
Cut, Copy, and Paste Wednesday, February 14 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Learn how to cut, copy, and paste. Other methods to move and locate files will be demonstrated.
Excel I Monday, February 19 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Learn to create and use tools of an Excel spreadsheet. Learn to input data and explore various formatting options and perform calculations with the functions tool.
Excel I Wednesday, February 21 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Learn to create and use tools of an Excel spreadsheet. Learn to input data and explore various formatting options and perform calculations with the functions tool.
Digital Books, Music, and Magazines Saturday, February 24 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Learn how to sign in, search, download, and return digital books, music, and magazines from the library’s website.
Using Social Media Saturday, February 24 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Learn how to use one of the largest social media websites and how to upload photos, chat, post, and protect yourself. Having an active Facebook account prior to the class is required.
Excel II Monday, February 26 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
This is the second class of a two part session. Advanced formulas and applications will be discussed.
Excel II Wednesday, February 28 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
This is the second class of a two part session. Advanced formulas and applications will be discussed.