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Virtual Technology Training

Summer 2020 Schedule

FREE Virtual Computer ClassesComputer-classes-keyboard

  • Due to limitations in class size and popular demand, registration is required.

  • Classes are open to ages 14 and up

  • Registration starts on June 1, 2020

  • Classes start promptly at the listed time.

  • A valid phone number or email is required in case staff needs to contact you.

  • Please check the calendar on the Library’s website (www.tolibrary.org) for more information about classes and other special events.

Upcoming Virtual Zoom Classes

Ancestry: Genealogy Resources

Saturday, July 11, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Registration is required for this event.

Ancestry Library Edition provides narratives, oral histories, indexes and abstracts, a vast collection of U.S. and international documents online.

Please install the Zoom app from Apple App Store or Google Play on your mobile device prior to the class. You can also participate via your web browser with the Zoom Client.

What is Zoom?


Facebook Streaming

Tuesday, July 21, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Registration is required for this event.

Learn to broadcast your events live to Facebook. Share your live video and audio with your community for them to enjoy and make comments in real time.

Please install the Zoom app from Apple App Store or Google Play on your mobile device prior to the class. You can also participate via your web browser with the Zoom Client.

What is Zoom?


Pixlr-X

Thursday, July 23, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Registration is required for this event.

Learn about this free, cloud-based photo editor. You can use it on the library’s computer stations or your own computer. Learn to improve and enhance digital photos with cropping, straightening, removing “red eye”, un-reversing mirror images, deleting camera time stamps, and more.

Please install the Zoom app from Apple App Store or Google Play on your mobile device prior to the class. You can also participate via your web browser with the Zoom Client.

What is Zoom?


Job Search Resources

Tuesday, July 28, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Registration is required for this event.

Explore the library’s resources to help you update your resume, write good cover letters, and improve your interviewing and networking.

Please install the Zoom app from Apple App Store or Google Play on your mobile device prior to the class. You can also participate via your web browser with the Zoom Client.

What is Zoom?


Job Search Resources

Wednesday, August 5, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Registration is required for this event.

Explore the library’s resources to help you update your resume, write good cover letters, and improve your interviewing and networking.

Please install the Zoom app from Apple App Store or Google Play on your mobile device prior to the class. You can also participate via your web browser with the Zoom Client.

What is Zoom?


Digital Art: FireAlpaca

Tuesday, August 18, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Registration is required for this event.

Create art with FireAlpaca, a free program, to create digital art without traditional art supplies. Harness the power of the computer to draw perfect straight lines, perfect circles, smooth strokes and more.

Please install the Zoom app from Apple App Store or Google Play on your mobile device prior to the class. You can also participate via your web browser with the Zoom Client.

What is Zoom?


Microsoft Word Basics

Tuesday, August 25, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Registration is required for this event.

Microsoft Word is one of the most widely used word-processing programs. Learn the basics of Microsoft Word, including how to manipulate text, edit documents, and use menus and toolbars.

Please install the Zoom app from Apple App Store or Google Play on your mobile device prior to the class. You can also participate via your web browser with the Zoom Client.

What is Zoom?


Google Sheets

Thursday, August 27, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Registration is required for this event.

Create powerful spreadsheets that you can edit from anywhere, or open and edit existing Excel spreadsheets. Save your sheets in Google Drive, and access them anywhere. All for free. Prerequisites: You must have a Google Gmail account prior to class and be familiar with using keyboard and mouse. Suggested: complete the Google Drive class.

Please install the Zoom app from Apple App Store or Google Play on your mobile device prior to the class. You can also participate via your web browser with the Zoom Client.

What is Zoom?