Computer Classes

Learn how to use the computer in one of Cranston Public Library's technology workshops. We offer hands-on technology lessons designed to teach useful computer skills and applications that can be used at home and work. 

No registration required. All classes held at the Central library's C-Lab. 

Please call 401-943-9080 x3 for more information, or send an email to c-lab@cranstonlibrary.org.

April Computer Class Schedule

Computer Basics
Computer Basics is a three week course for beginners.

  • Part One: Mouse and Keyboard
    Thursday, April 5th from 9:30 - 11:00am
    This class covers how to use the computer mouse and keyboard.
  • Part Two: Internet and Google
    Thursday, April 12th from 9:30 - 11:00am
    This class covers how to navigate the internet and use the Google.com search engine.
  • Part Three: Files
    Thursday, April 19th from 9:30 - 11:00am
    This class covers how to save and organize files on your computer.

Introduction to Microsoft Word
Saturday, April 14th from 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn the basics of creating and formatting a document. Basics computer skills are necessary for this class.

Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint
Thursday, April 26th from 9:30 - 11:00am
Learn how to create a professional looking slide presentation with this versatile program. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class.

Introduction to Microsoft Excel
Saturday, April 28th from 10:00am - 12:00pm
An introduction to spreadsheets, charts, and formulas. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class.


May Computer Class Schedule

 Introduction to Microsoft Word
Thursday, May 10th from 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Learn the basics of creating and formatting a document. Basics computer skills are necessary for this class.

 Introduction to Microsoft Excel
Saturday, May 12th from 10:00 am - 12:00pm
An introduction to spreadsheets, charts, and formulas. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class.

 Introduction to Online Privacy & Security
Saturday, May 26th from 10:00 am - 11:00 am
An introduction to basic online privacy concepts. We discuss best practices for creating passwords and navigating the internet safely.

 Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint
Thursday, May 31st from 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Learn how to create a professional looking slide presentation with this versatile program. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class.