Computer Classes


Whether you're looking to learn new computer skills for a job, wanting to learn how to use a web-based email, or just have an hour of free time on your hands, the Rolling Meadows Library's computer classes are right for you! The library offers a wide variety of classes ranging from basic computer skills to advanced classes such as Microsoft Word 2010, Google Drive and My Media Mall. Whatever your skill level, you are sure to find a class that's right for you!

Computer classes are taught in the library's wireless classroom located on the second level in the Community Room. Classes are approximately 1 - 1½ hours in length including time for student questions during and after the class. Classes are generally offered in both English and Spanish.

Registration is required for all classes and class size is limited, so be sure to sign up early! For more information or to register for classes, please call the library at 847-259-6050, stop by the Welcome Desk or click the link next to the program listing and sign-up online! Persons with disabilities can arrange for special assistance by calling the library at least two weeks prior to any program.

Registration for Summer 2015 classes is available Now!

Computer Basics Sign-up here

Wednesday, June 24th | 10:00 a.m.

You will be introduced to the basics of computers: parts, operating systems, and typing.

 


Microsoft Word 2010 Basics Sign-up here

Saturday, June 27th | 10:30 a.m.

Learn the basics of Word 2010 including: formatting, styles, margins, and more.

 


Introduction to the Internet Sign-up here

Tuesday, June 30th | 10:00 a.m.

You will learn the basics of using the Internet, including web browsers, researching topics, and reading news stories.

 


Microsoft Excel 2010 Basics Sign-up here

Tuesday, July 7th | 10:00 a.m.

Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel including how to navigate, enter data into a spreadsheet, use basic formulas, and more.

 


Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 Basics Sign-up here

Wednesday, July 22nd | 10:00 a.m.

Find out how to create sophisticated presentations including school projects, photo albums, or sales pitches.

 


Intermediate Microsoft Word 2010 Sign-up here

Thursday, July 23rd | 6:30 p.m.

We will discuss additional formatting and practice setting up Mail Merge documents.
Basic knowledge of Word is required.

 


Setting Up a Free Gmail Account Sign-up here

Wednesday, July 29th | 10:00 a.m.

Using the free e-mail provider, Gmail, we will show you how to set-up a free online e-mail account and give basic tips for using it.

 


Microsoft Word 2010 Basics Sign-up here

Tuesday, August 4th | 10:00 a.m.

Learn the basics of Word 2010 including: formatting, styles, margins, and more.

 


Microsoft Excel 2010 Basics Sign-up here

Tuesday, August 11th | 10:00 a.m.

Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel including how to navigate, enter data into a spreadsheet, use basic formulas, and more.

 


Access the Online Power of Your Library Card Sign-up here

Wednesday, August 19th | 10:00 a.m.

Having a library card allows you to do more than just check out books and movies. The library subscribes to premium resources that you can access from your home. Read magazines, research products, teach yourself a language, fix your car or take a class online. Come and find out more!

 


My Media Mall Sign-up here

Thursday, August 20th | 6:30 p.m.

Want access to library materials 24/7? Learn how to use the library's My Media Mall resource to download eBooks and audiobooks to your computer, Kindle, or other portable devices.

 


Microsoft Excel 2010 Basics Sign-up here

Saturday, August 22nd | 10:30 a.m.

This class will explore using more advanced formulas, setting up detailed spreadsheets, and creating charts and graphs.
Basic knowledge of Excel is required for this class.

 


Clases de Computacion en Español

NOTA: Las clases serán en el salón de clases inalámbrico de la biblioteca. Para inscribirse o para mas información, por favor llame al 847-259-6050 ext. 144 o pregunte por Laura G.


Introduccíón a Microsoft Word 2010

lunes 22 y martes 23 de junio | 12:00 p.m.

Una clase de dos sesiones diseñada para principiantes. Aprenderán lo básico del formato y herramientas de Microsoft Word.

 


Introduccíón a Microsoft Word 2010

lunes 24 y 31 de agosto | 12:00 p.m.

Una clase de dos sesiones diseñada para principiantes. Aprenderán lo básico del formato y herramientas de Microsoft Word.