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.


Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2010 Sign-up here

Thursday, February 25th | 6:30 p.m.

Continue learning to use Microsoft Excel's tools including custom sorting, creating tables and payment functions.
Basic knowledge of Microsoft Excel is required.

 


Registration for Spring 2016 classes is available NOW!

Computer Basics Sign-up here

Wednesday, March 16th | 10:00 a.m.

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

 


Google Drive Sign-up here

Thursday, March 17th | 6:30 p.m.

Use Google Drive to archive files, collaborate on projects, and as a Microsoft Office alternative.
Participants should create a Google account before class.

 


Introduction to the Internet Sign-up here

Wednesday, March 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

Saturday, April 2nd | 10:30 a.m.

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

 


Microsoft Word 2010 Basics Sign-up here

Tuesday, April 5th | 10:00 a.m.

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

 


Intermediate Microsoft Word 2010 Sign-up here

Wednesday, April 6th | 10:00 a.m.

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

 


Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2010 Sign-up here

Saturday, April 16th | 10:30 a.m.

Continue learning to use Microsoft Excel's tools including custom sorting, creating tables and VLookup.
Basic knowledge of Microsoft Excel is required.

 


Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 Basics Sign-up here

Wednesday, April 20th | 10:00 a.m.

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

 


Facebook Fundamentals Sign-up here

Wednesday, April 27th | 10:00 a.m.

Explore this social media site. Create an account to look for a long lost buddy or "friend" your children and grandchildren to keep in touch.

 


Access the Power of Your Library Card Sign-up here

Thursday, May 5th | 6:30 p.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!

 


Microsoft Word 2010 Basics Sign-up here

Thursday, May 12th | 6:30 p.m.

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

 


Microsoft Excel 2010 Basics Sign-up here

Wednesday, May 18th | 10:00 a.m.

Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel 2010 including how to navigate, enter data into a spreadsheet, use basic formulas, and more.

 


Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2010 Sign-up here

Wednesday, May 25th | 10:00 a.m.

Continue learning to use Microsoft Excel's tools including custom sorting, creating tables and VLookup.
Basic knowledge of Microsoft Excel is required.

 


My Media Mall Sign-up here

Saturday, May 28th | 10:30 a.m.

Want access to library materials 24/7? Learn how to use the library's My Media Mall resource to download eBooks and audio books to your computer, Kindle, or other portable devices.
Please feel free to bring your own device.

 


Clases de Computación en Español

NOTA: Las clases serán en el salón de clases inalámbrico de la biblioteca. Inscripciones comenzarán el martes, 1 de marzo. Para inscribirse o para mas información, por favor llame al 847-259-6050 ext. 144 o pregunte por Laura G.


¡Introducción...al Internet!

martes, 22 de marzo | 12:00 p.m.

Deja que el amplio mundo de la red se abra a ti. Éste curso está diseñado para principiantes. Cubriremos áreas como entrar una dirección, entender la barra de menús y la de herramientas.

 


Buscando en el Internet

miércoles, 23 de marzo | 12:00 p.m.

Esta es una clase de repaso rápido. Los participantes aprenderán como hacer una búsqueda en el internet, usar la barra de navegación, entrar en las conexiones y llenar formas en línea.

 


Abra y Aprenda el Manejo de una Cuenta de Correo Electrónico Gratis

lunes, 4 y 11 de abril | 12:00 p.m.

Ésta clase es para las personas que no tengan, o quieran abrir y aprender a utilizar, una cuenta de correo electrónico gratis.

 


¡Introducción...al Internet!

jueves, 7 de abril | 6:30 p.m.

Deja que el amplio mundo de la red se abra a ti. Éste curso está diseñado para principiantes. Cubriremos áreas como entrar una dirección, entender la barra de menús y la de herramientas.

 


Buscando en el Internet

jueves, 14 de abril | 6:30 p.m.

Esta es una clase de repaso rápido. Los participantes aprenderán como hacer una búsqueda en el internet, usar la barra de navegación, entrar en las conexiones y llenar formas en línea.

 


Abra y Aprenda el Manejo de una Cuenta de Correo Electrónico Gratis

lunes, 2 y 9 de mayo | 6:30 p.m.

Ésta clase es para las personas que no tengan, o quieran abrir y aprender a utilizar, una cuenta de correo electrónico gratis.