News & Events - Computer Classes

Introduction to Microsoft Word

Thursday March 7, 2:00 PM
Meeting Room 3

Get started with Microsoft Word in this introductory level class. Participants will learn how to create, format, and save documents. Other topics will include building basic documents with templates, changing font style and size, adjusting text alignment, creating bulleted lists, and inserting images.

Class capacity is 8 seats. Registration suggested; drop-ins accepted if there's room.
Basic understanding of computers and comfort using the keyboard and mouse is recommended.
Please sign up online or call the Information Services Desk at 860-347-2520.

Google Drive Workshop

Wednesday, March 20, 6:00 PM
Meeting Room 3

Get organized with the free cloud-based document sharing platform, Google Drive. Participants will learn how to negotiate the Google Drive interface, save documents, share files, and organize their work.

Please come to class with an active Gmail account and password. Basic understanding of computers and comfort using the keyboard and mouse is recommended.

Class capacity is 8 seats. Registration suggested; drop-ins accepted if there’s room.

Online Training - Universal Class

Universal Class

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