Computer Classes

Computer classes are offered at the Cranston Public Library - Central branch. They cover a range of topics from Computer Basics to Microsoft Office to social media websites. All classes are free and open to the public. Registration is not required. Classes are held in the C-Lab (back of library to the right).

If you have any questions regarding computer classes, please call the Adult Services Department at 401-943-9080 x3 or email us at c-lab@cranstonlibrary.org

 


November 2021 In-Person Computer Classes

Introduction to Microsoft Word
Thursday, November 4 from 10:00 - 11:30 AM
Learn the basics of creating and formatting a document. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class.

Introduction to Microsoft Excel
Saturday, November 6 from 10:00 - 12:00 PM
Learn about basic spreadsheets, charts, and formulas. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class.

Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint
Thursday, November 18 from 10:00 - 11:30 AM
Learn how to create a professional looking slide presentation with this versatile program. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class.

Intermediate Microsoft Excel
Saturday, November 20 from 10:00 - 12:00 PM
Continue your learning of Excel as we cover conditional formatting, tables, filters and pivot tables. Basic Excel skills are necessary for this class.



December 2021 In-Person Computer Classes

Google Drive Basics
Thursday, December 2 from 10:00 - 11:30 AM
Learn how to store and organize files in Google’s free cloud storage system. We will also briefly look at Google Docs, Sheets, & Slides.

Kanopy & Hoopla Basics
Saturday, December 4 from 10:00 - 11:00 AM
Learn how to stream free movies, music, audiobooks, and eBooks through these free streaming services accessed with your Cranston library card.

Online Safety & Security Basics
Thursday, December 16 from 10:00 - 11:30 AM
Lead a more secure online life on your computer and mobile devices. We'll look at staying safe on social media, strong password creation, security programs and apps, safe Internet browsing, and best practices for your daily use.



Check out the following websites for other technology tutorials:

 

 

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