The North Portland Branch of the Multnomah County Library has announced the following upcoming computer classes:
This class is an introduction to using the internet on computers.
Monday, June 5, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Come learn smartphone basics for the beginner, including great library apps for free e-books, streaming audiobooks, music and movies! Bring your questions, your library card information and your fully charged Android smartphone.
Tuesday, June 6, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
This class is an introduction to Microsoft Excel 2007 and other spreadsheet products. This class is for beginners or for anyone who has used older versions of Excel and wants to find out about new features in 2007.
Wednesday, June 7, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Learn some of the basics of programming by writing code for a game!
Saturday, June 10, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
What does it mean when you hear about “the cloud?” Come to this class to learn what you can do in the cloud, the benefits of using the cloud, and how to get started using the cloud.
Saturday, June 17, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
* It is important to see the online description for individual class requirements which may include already having a Google account.
* Class will be cancelled if enough people are not registered, so please register in advance if you would like to attend.
For assistance with computer/technology questions, help with resumes and other projects we have the Computer Lab. The lab has a scanner and color printer, and options for free faxing through the internet. The Lab is open during the following hours:
Monday/Tuesday 1-3 p.m. (except May 29)
Friday 1-3:30 p.m.
Saturday 1:30-4:30 p.m.
Sign up in the library, online at www.multcolib.org or by calling (503) 988-5123.
The North Portland branch is located at 512 N. Killingsworth St, Portland OR 97217.