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Ritter offers an ongoing schedule of hands-on computer classes. Click on the name of a class to bring up the registration screen.

 

  • Basic Computer #2
    When: Thursday, October 30, 2014 – 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Where: Computer Lab

    This class will focus on keyboard skills. An explanation of the keyboard will be followed by keyboard practice. This series of classes will build upon themselves to offer an general presentation of basic computer use.

  • Mail Merge
    When: Monday, November 03, 2014 – 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Where: Computer Lab

    Just in time for Christmas mailings! Learn how to take information from an Excel spreadsheet and merge it into letters, envelopes, and labels. Bring your address book and we’ll make address labels in class. Bring a flash drive so you can take your projects home.

  • Beginning Access
    When: Wednesday, November 05, 2014 – 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Where: Computer Lab

    Attend this class for an overview of Access – the database program of Microsoft Office. Databases allow us to manage data and create reports. Learn to set up data entry and create a basic form.

  • Basic Computer #3
    When: Thursday, November 06, 2014 – 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Where: Computer Lab

    Fasten your seatbelts, this class will explain several of the programs offer by Microsoft. Learn basics in Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and Publisher.

  • 'Appy Hour!
    When: Monday, November 10, 2014 – 6:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Where: Second Floor Tech Center

    Relax with new friends and enjoy a lively discussion about the latest and greatest apps. We will spend one hour introducing apps for every aspect of life. Maybe you will bring some app ideas of your own. Be sure to bring your tablet, iPad or smartphone. We’ll meet in the eTech Center upstairs by the fireplace. In November we will be featuring shopping apps – just in time for Christmas! Please call the library or register below.

  • Library Closed – Veterans Day
    When: Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – All Day

    The library is closed.

  • Holiday photo cards and gifts
    When: Wednesday, November 12, 2014 – 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Where: Computer Lab

    A personalized photo gift or card will be appreciated long after the holiday has past. In this class we will discuss and display some of the options that are available for photo gifts. Then we’ll make a Christmas card online. The basic process is the same for cards and gifts. Bring a few photos on a flash drive. Attendees must have basic computer skills.

  • Basic Computer #4
    When: Thursday, November 13, 2014 – 10:00 AM – 11:15 AM
    Where: Computer Lab

    During this class, participants will learn how to save files, create folders, cut and paste. Please bring a flash drive if you would like to save files on a flash drive. Some basic computer knowledge required to attend this class.

  • Holiday Newsletter
    When: Monday, November 17, 2014 – 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Where: Computer Lab

    It’s that time of year again. We want to share this years joys and accomplishments with family and friends. In this class we’ll see how to make an attractive letter by adding photos and clip art. Familiarity with MS Word or Google docs is required.

  • Tech at Ten
    When: Tuesday, November 18, 2014 – 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Where: Endowment Room

    What could be better than a cozy morning spent learning and sharing with friends? We will share apps, websites, tips and tricks in an informal setting. This group will meet monthly to trade technology ideas, while enjoying coffee and cookies. You bring your favorite morning beverage and ideas – we will have a comfy corner and the cookies. We will meet in the Endowment Room. Please call the library or register below.

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