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The Skanner Report
North Portland Library
Multnomah County Library
Published: 01 May 2017

The Multnomah County Library's North Portland branch will hold the following classes in the upcoming weeks: 

Tech Help

Do you have technology questions? Meet one-on-one with a friendly, knowledgeable Tech Helper who will help you find answers to questions about mobile devices, websites,

downloading, e-readers, getting started with tech and more. If you need help with a smartphone, iPad or tablet, please bring it with you. Call 971.401.3215 or email isad@multcolib.org to schedule a time.


Introduction to Computers

New to computers? Learn about the basics in this three-session series.

Friday; May 26, June 2 & 9; 3:30-5:30 pm


Computer Basics*

Never tried a computer before? In this class, you will learn the very basics of using a Windows-based computer, a keyboard and a mouse. No experience is necessary for you to take this relaxed, fun class.

Monday, May 8, 5:30-7:30 pm


Get to Know Your Android Smartphone*

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 & your charged smartphone.

Tuesday, May 9, 5:30-7:30 pm


Word Processing One*

Learn the basics of  Microsoft Word. This class is for beginners, but you must be comfortable using a keyboard & a mouse.

Wedday, May 10, 10:30 am-12:30 pm


Blogging with WordPress*

Blogging is a fun way to share information, ideas, projects and inspirations, and can lso be used for starting an online business

Saturday, May 13, 10:30 am-12:30 pm

*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.


Computer Help Lab

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 1-3pm
(except May 29)

Friday 1-3:30pm
(now closed Wednesdays)

Saturday 1:30-4:30
(except May 6)

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