The library offers free classes on a variety of computer topics. Most of these hands-on classes are 90 minutes long. The exception is E-Mail Setup, which lasts 45 minutes. Classes are held in the Woodruff Training Room.
You can now register for computer classes online by clicking the dates below.
It's quick, easy - and it even sends you a reminder!
You may also register at the Information Desk or by calling 758-6600.
Classes fill quickly, so register as soon as possible. Classes are cancelled 24 hours ahead if not enough people are registered.
Don't have time for a class this month? Check out our list of online computer tutorials!
And if HPL's classes don't fit into your schedule, visit Arrowhead Library System's "Take Your Pick" computer class list, which includes the free classes offered at all seven Rock County public libraries.
Class Offerings @ Hedberg
* Knowledge of computers and keyboarding skills are required.
¡Clases de computación en español!
Learn to check, read, compose, delete, spell-check and send electronic mail using a free service.This is a two-hour class.
Tuesday, February 3 at 2 p.m. (2hrs)
Excel Spreadsheet Basics 2010 *
Learn the basic terminology and skills to use spreadsheets as a tool for organizing information with the latest version Microsoft Excel. Knowledge of Introduction to Computers is required.
Wednesday, January 21 at 10 a.m.
Thursday, February 19 at 2 p.m.
Tuesday, March 17 at 4 p.m.
Introduction to Computers
Learn the basic operation of a Windows 7 PC, including keyboard and mouse use and desktop features.
Thursday, February 5 at 4 p.m.
Monday, March 9 at 1:30 p.m.
Learn the basics, practice keyboarding and improve your speed
No class at this time.
Managing Files and Documents ** NEW CLASS CONTENT**
Learn to move files between devices, save documents to the cloud and find documents you’ve already saved. Includes information for both desktop and mobile devices.
Thursday, January 8 at 2 p.m.
Monday, February 9 at 10 a.m.
Tuesday, March 10 at 1:30 p.m.
Use a presentation-graphics program, Microsoft’s PowerPoint,
to create a basic slide presentation.
No class at this time.
Searching the Internet: Beyond Google ** NEW CLASS CONTENT**
Explore a variety of ways to search for topics using search engines, search directories and metasearch engines.
Monday, January 12 at 2 p.m.
Thursday, March 5 at 9:30 a.m.
Word Processing Basics 2010
Learn to edit a document with cutting, copying, pasting, inserting, deleting, bolding, italicizing, and underlining with the latest version of Microsoft Word. A general understanding of computer operation is required.
Thursday, January 22 at 10 a.m.
Thursday, February 19 at 4 p.m.
Wednesday, March 18 at 9:30 a.m.
Word Processing II 2010 *
Learn about line spacing, special symbols, WordArt, tabs and more with the latest version of Microsoft Word. Word Processing Basics is a prerequisite.
Thursday, January 29 at 2 p.m.
Monday, March 23 at 10 a.m.