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.

August 2017

Basic Computer II Wednesday, August 2 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Learn more about key computer components, functions, and terminology.
Digital Books, Music, and Magazines Saturday, August 5 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, August 5 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.
Basic Computer I Monday, August 7 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Learn the computer components and general use of the computer functions.
Cut, Copy, & Paste Wednesday, August 9 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Learn how to cut, copy, and paste. Other methods to move and locate files will be demonstrated.
Basic Computer II Monday, August 14 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Learn more about key computer components, functions, and terminology.
Using Social Media Saturday, August 19 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.
Cut, Copy, & Paste Saturday, August 19 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Learn how to cut, copy, and paste. Other methods to move and locate files will be demonstrated.
Excel I Monday, August 21 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, August 23 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.
Excel II Monday, August 28 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, August 30 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
This is the second class of a two part session. Advanced formulas and applications will be discussed.