Upcoming Classes

Getting to Know Windows 10 (scroll down for full class description):
Union Branch – Wednesday, December 18, 2pm-3pm, Call 636-583-3224, stop by the branch, or register here.

Basic Computer Operation (scroll down for full class description):
Union Branch – Friday, December 20, 10am-11am, Call 636-583-3224, stop by the branch, or register here.
Owensville Branch – Tuesday, January 28, 10am-11am, Call 573-437-2188, stop by the branch, or register here.

Take-A-Ticket Computer Technology (scroll down for full class description):
Sullivan Branch – Tuesday, January 14, 2pm-6pm, Call 573-468-4372, or stop by the branch.
Warrenton Branch – Wednesday, January 15, 10am-5pm, Call 636-456-3321, or stop by the branch.
Pacific Branch – Wednesday, January 22, 1pm-5pm, Call 636-257-2712, or stop by the branch.
Union Branch – Wednesday, January 29, 10am-3pm, Call 636-583-3224, or stop by the branch.
Hermann Branch – Thursday, January 30, 1pm-5pm, Call 573-486-2024, or stop by the branch.
New Haven Branch – Friday, January 31, 2pm-6pm, Call 573-237-2189, or stop by the branch.

MS Word-A Tour (scroll down for full class description):
Union Branch – Friday, January 17, 10am-11am, Call 636-583-3224, stop by the branch, or register here.

MS Excel-A Tour (scroll down for full class description):
Union Branch – Thursday, January 23, 2pm-3pm, Call 636-583-3224, stop by the branch, or register here.

 

All Classes (18+ years required)

Basic Computer Operation:
•Learn to perform basic computer tasks
•Turning on computer/shutting it down
•Using the mouse
•Finding programs and files
•Instruction as well as hands-on practice on laptops
Class size is limited to 6 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.
 
Basic Internet Skills:
•Learn what the internet is, how it works
•How to perform basic internet searches
•Navigate web pages
•Instruction as well as hands-on practice with laptops
Class size is limited to 6 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.
 
Basic Computer Terminology:
•Learn essential computer terms (CPU, mouse, monitor, icons)
•Question and answer session about computer terms
•No computer access, but expanding general computer knowledge
Class size is limited to 10 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.
 
Creating Charts in MS Excel:
During this class, you’ll learn how to create and customize basic charts in MS Excel.  This class builds on the skills used to create basic spreadsheets so a working knowledge of MS Excel is needed to attend. Class size is limited to 6 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.
 
Getting to Know Windows 10:
During this class, you’ll learn about the new features of Windows 10, the new desktop, the new start menu, and how to customize the new start menu. Class size is limited to 6 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.
 
Inserting Pictures and Clip Art into MS Word Documents:
1 Hour – During this class, you’ll learn how to insert, resize, and reposition pictures and clip art in MS Word documents.  The class format will include instruction as well as hands-on practice time on laptops. Class size is limited to 6 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.
 
Introduction to MS Excel:
During this class, you’ll learn how to perform basic functions in MS Excel such as customizing and formatting columns, rows, and cells. Basic calculating, sorting, and filtering of data will also be covered. Finally, saving and printing spreadsheets will be included in the class as well. The class format will include instruction as well as hands-on practice time on laptops. Class size is limited to 6 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.
 
Introduction to MS PowerPoint:
2 Hours – During this class, you’ll learn how to perform basic functions in MS PowerPoint such as adding slides to slide shows, choosing slide layouts, adding content to slides, formatting text in slide shows and presenting slide shows. The class format will include instruction as well as hands-on practice time on laptops. Class size is limited to 6 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.
 
Introduction to MS Word:
During this class, you’ll learn how to perform basic functions in MS Word such as opening, formatting, saving, and printing documents. Basic formatting of text and paragraphs will also be covered. The class format will include instruction as well as hands-on practice time on laptops. Class size is limited to 6 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.
 
Movies, Music, & More, Oh My!-Learn What Your Library Can Do for You!:
Come to this program to learn how you can access a variety of digital titles and research databases for free using your library card. Our trainer will provide you with an overview of some of our digital resources and databases and then open the program up for questions. Take advantage of everything your library has to offer! Class size is limited to 10 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.
 
MS Excel-A Tour:
Learn how MS Excel is organized with a focus on the ribbon. Class includes instruction and practice on laptops. Limit 12 patrons.
 
MS Word-A Tour:
Learn how MS Word is organized with a focus on the ribbon. Class includes instruction and practice on laptops. Limit 12 patrons.
 
On-Line Educational Resource for Students:
Need help with homework? Want to learn a new language? Need to do some research? Want to practice for a test? Find out about on-line educational resources for students. We provide free on-line “Live Homework Help”, language learning, test practice for ACT, SAT, AP, GED, Driver’s Ed, occupational exams (including the military and Civil Service) and much, much more!
 
Take-A-Ticket Computer Technology Training:
Do you need help using Scenic Regional Library’s new online resources or need assistance with your device? Sign up for a 30-minute session with Scenic Regional Library’s trainer to get one-on-one help. Simply bring a question and your device.
 
Technology for Seniors:
Get answers to all your technology questions! You may use our computer, bring your own tablet, or phone. You can also learn how to use Scenic Regional Library’s extensive range of downloadable resources. Class size is limited to 6 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.
 
The Library Has That? A Tour of the Library’s Website; Including Movies, Music, & More:
Join us for a tour of the Scenic Regional Library website! You’ll learn about all of the services, databases, and features that your local library has to offer. Class size is limited to 6 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.
 
Using Freegal Music:
Freegal Music is a music service offered through libraries that allows patrons to stream and dowload songs and music videos. During this class, you’ll learn how to access Freegal Music and use its features. The class format will include instruction as well as hands-on practice time with laptops. Class size is limited to 6 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.
 
Using Hoopla:
Hoopla is a digital streaming media service offered through Scenic Regional Library. Hoopla offers movies, television shows, music albums, audiobooks, eBooks and comic books. During this class, you’ll learn how to set up an account with Hoopla and use its features. The class format will include instruction as well as hands-on practice time on laptops. Class size limited to 6 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.
 
Using the Cloud Library:
Scenic Regional Library is now offering eBooks and eAudiobooks through a new digital collection called the Cloud Library. Attend this class to learn how to access and use the Cloud Library. Class size limited to 6 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.
 
Using Slide Transitions in MS PowerPoint:
During this class, you’ll learn what slide transitions are and how to apply and customize them in your slide shows.  This class builds on the skills used to create basic slide shows so a working knowledge of MS PowerPoint is needed to attend. Class size is limited to 6 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.
 
Using Your Library Account Online:
•Information available in your online library account
•Checking due dates, renewing items
•Hands-on practice on laptops
•How to search the library’s online catalog
Class size is limited to 6 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.
 
Using Zinio :
Zinio is a service offering full-color, interactive, digital magazines to Scenic Regional Library patrons. During this class, you’ll learn how to set up an account with Zinio and use its features. The class format will include instruction as well as hands-on practice time with laptops. Class size limited to 6 participants so that the instructor can provide assistance to everyone during practice time.