Computer Classes for Beginners
By the end of one of our courses, you will be ready to explore on your own. Registration is required to participate, but you do not have to attend all of the classes – feel free to try the first before thinking about the rest.
If you have any questions, you can call your local library to talk to a reference librarian. We can help you register for one of our classes or figure out where to start!
Computer Basics at Central Library
Central Library Computer Lab
Tuesdays: January 10, 17, 24, and 31 | 10:00 am – 12:00 pm | Adults
Overwhelmed by computers? This class starts at the very beginning and will help you understand what a computer is and get comfortable with the basics. No experience is necessary!
In this class, we will talk about the internet, how to use it, and learn some tips to make it easier to navigate. Basic keyboard and mouse skills are required.
This class is all about saving things to a computer—and how to find them again. Basic keyboard and mouse skills are required.
In this class, you will get a chance to set up an email account and learn how to send and receive messages online. Basic keyboard and mouse skills are required.
Getting STarted with Computers At Forest Park Branch
Forest Park Branch
Thursdays: January 12, 19, 26
6:00 – 7:30 PM | Adults
Want to improve your computer skills in 2023? Join us at Forest Park for a fun, low pressure introduction to using a computer, navigating the internet and more. Sign up for all three sessions, or just one!
If you have any questions, you can call (413) 263-6843 to talk to a librarian.
Beginner Computer Literacy Skills At Mason Square Branch
Mason Square Branch
Wednesdays: November 16, 23, 30 & December 7, 14, 21
10:00 – 11:00 AM | Adults
Take part in weekly classes to learn how to use a computer. Topics covered in the beginner level include: learning to use a mouse and keyboard, searching on the internet, saving and finding files on a computer, and creating an email account. Registration is required.
If you have any questions, you can call (413) 263-6853 to talk to a librarian.