Register for a free online Help for Job Seekers class series.
ONLINE VIA ZOOM
This is a dynamic set of three online workshops designed to help job seekers find success. Each part will review a variety of topics affecting job seekers including resume writing, applying to job advertisements and applications, local job seeker service providers, time-saving online resources and tools, and more.
Class sessions will include video, discussion, presentation, and questions and answers. It will be an engaging and practical learning environment for everyone. For adults 18+.
All meetings are Thursday mornings from 11 a.m. to 12 noon, and are held on Zoom. Sign-up early to save your seat, and speak with a librarian if you need help using Zoom.
Thursday January 14 | 11 AM – 12 PM
Thursday January 21 | 11 AM – 12 PM
Thursday January 28 | 11 AM – 12 PM
Register for all three classes here!
You can also register by contacting the librarians at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 413-263-6828, ext. 213.
Participants will need access to the internet with a computer, tablet, or smartphone to participate in the meetings.
Hands-on workshops including: Using the Internet, File Management, and Online Resources. | Adults
Need a tutorial on using a keyboard and mouse?
Getting Started on a Computer
Success with computers – january 2020
Computers are changing and so are our uses of them. Take this 3-part, introductory series to strengthen your computer skills and gain confidence with using the Internet, organizing your files, editing documents, and more.
Sign-up for all three and get the most out of what this program has to offer. Free coffee and tea compliments of the Friends of the Library.
Library Express at Pine Point
Thursdays 12 noon- 1:30 pm
January 16 – Part 1 – reviews standard Windows features, introduces the web, and editing documents
January 23 – Part 2 – continues with the web, introduces file management, and more
January 30 – Part 3 – continutes with file management, explores search engines, and introduces the Invisible Web
To Register: Use the sign-up links above, or register at any Springfield City Library branch. To speak speak with a reference librarian, call 413-263-6828 ext. 213, or e-mail email@example.com
Attendance Raffle: Earn a chance to win a $15 gift card for a local retailer for each Hi!Tech workshop you attend. The more Hi!Tech workshops you attend, the greater your chances are to win. Join us, learn, and win!
Questions: If you have any questions, suggestions, or comments about Hi!Tech, please contact Matthew at 413-263-6828 ext. 221 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org
More Computer Resources
Computer Tools & Tutorials – Free resources to help you learn and expand your technology skills.
Free Microsoft Office computer classes including: Word, Publisher, PowerPoint and Excel | Adults
These classes are for adults. Skill with a keyboard and mouse is needed for success in these workshops. Light refreshments, compliments of the Friends of the Library, will be provided.
Need a tutorial on using a keyboard and mouse? Getting Started on a Computer
Introduction to Microsoft Office
Introduction to Microsoft Word
Having good word processing skills is fundamental to achieving success at the computer. Come to this two-hour, hands-on workshop for an introduction to the most popular word processing program, Microsoft Word, and sharpen your skills with standard formatting and editing tools. Skill with a keyboard and mouse is needed for success in this workshop.
Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint
Microsoft PowerPoint is everywhere. PowerPoint is used at home and at work for organizing slides and photos, and helping people give great presentations. In this hands-on workshop, we’ll make multipaged, basic PowerPoint files complete with edited images and enhanced with stylish templates giving you the skill needed for success with PowerPoint. This class is for adults with keyboard and mouse skills.
Introduction to Microsoft Publisher
Create simple yet attractive flyers and brochures with Microsoft Publisher, a convenient desktop publishing software package. We’ll look at making multipage handouts and multifold brochures using Publisher‘s powerful templates and explore basic aspects of working with images, shapes, layout, and more. Skill with a keyboard is needed for success in this hands-on workshop.
Introduction to Microsoft Excel
Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel, the world’s leading desktop spreadsheet. Excel is used both at home and in the office to help with a wide range of personal and business management services including basic bookkeeping and accounting, to maintaining mailing lists, and more. Skill with a keyboard and mouse is needed for success in this hands-on workshop.