Each quarter we offer a variety of hands-on classes on basic computer skills, productivity software, and maker technologies using our 3D printer and carving machine.  We offer programs to inform and educate our members on trending or new technologies.  No matter what your skill level is we have something for you.  View the upcoming list of classes and programs for all ages.  Most programs require registration with an Indian Prairie Library Card.

Computers

windowscomWindows Computer

Learn how to use a Windows computer. 


macMac Computer

Learn how to use your Mac.  Bring your MacBook.


macInternet & Email

Whether you're new to computers or looking to improve your skills. 


chromebook 256Google Chromebook

A simple, easy-to-use laptop that runs Chrome OS as its operating system.

  • Chromebook 101 - Handout
  • Chromebooks are also available for checkout

    Smartphones/Tablets

    appleiPad/iPhone


    andriodSamsung Galaxy/Android

     

    • Basics- Getting started using your Android smartphone or tablet. Learn about basic functions, get familiar with settings, connect to the library’s Wi-Fi, use the Google Play Store, and pick useful tips. 
    • Intermediate- Gain additional skills using your Android smartphone or tablet. Learn about organizing your device, get familiar with settings, connect to the library’s Wi-Fi, use the Google Play Store, and pick up tips for managing your apps. 
    • Camera & Photos

    Social Media

    linked inLinked In

    A professional networking site to find connections to recommended job candidates, industry experts and business partners. 
    Effectively Using LinkedIn

     

    computer hearts

     Online Dating

     Introduction to online dating - Presentation | Handout

    Digital Media

    Converting and Editing PhotosVideo & Photos

     

    Microsoft Office

    Microsoft Excel IconExcel

    From learning basics to more intermediate skills including formulas and functions.  


    ppPowerpoint

    Learn how to create presentations.

    • Intro to PowerPoint 2016 - Handout

    pubPublisher

    Learn how to create flyers and newsletters. 

    • Intro to Publisher 2013

    Microsoft Word IconWord

    Learn how to create and format documents.  

    3D Printing

    3D Printing Logo3D Printing