71 S. Franklin Street
2008 April, May, and June
Osterhout Free Library
Please call 823-0156 extension 216 to register.
No early registration allowed.
Please check the registration dates listed below each class
Space is limited to ten students per class.
Class attendance if free with your
Luzerne County System Library Card
This class is
for those new to computers and who need to learn to use the
computer mouse. Learn the basic skills of clicking,
double-clicking, scrolling, etc.
Monday March 31 at 8:30 am.
10 Thursday 11:00 am –12:00 pm
April 10 Thursday 2:00 pm –
functions of the keys on your computer keyboard.
Registration Start: Tuesday April 1 at 8:30 am
2-day class (
1 hour each day)
April 10 &
17 Thursday 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
April 10 & 17 Thursday 3:00 pm -
to Word Processing
Learn to use
Microsoft Word to write letters and notes. Save what you type,
create a new document, open an existing one, and edit your
document. Practice using the backspace, delete, enter, tab,
spacebar, and insert keys. Learn to change margins and print the
document. You need to be familiar with a keyboard. You don’t
need to type fast, but you do need to be able to type.
Monday May 5 at 8:30 am.
(2 hours each)
May 15 &
22 Thursday 11:00 pm –1:00 pm
May 15 & 22 Thursday 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
starts at the beginning…how to turn on your computer and
continues into the unique words associated with computers; such
as: CPU, memory, cd-rom, cd-rw, software. If computers make you
nervous or you’re just interested in the terminology, this is
the class for you. You need to be able to use a computer mouse
to take this class.
Monday April 14 at 8:30 am
(2 hours each day)
April 21& 28 Monday 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
April 21 & 28 Monday 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
What is the
Internet? How do I go to a web page, by the way, what is a web
site? Let’s surf!! Need to search for information on a topic,
you’ll learn how. This class is the starting point for how to
use the Internet.
Monday May 19 at 8:30 am.
(2 hours each day)
May 29 & June
5 Thursday 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
May 29 & June 5 Thursday 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
will introduce the Windows operating system and basics of your
computer desktop. Find out what the background, dialog boxes,
windows, minimizing, etc. are.
Monday April 21 at 8:30 am.
(3 hours each day)
April 29 &
May 13 Tuesday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
May 1 & 8 Thursday 1:00 pm –
to Web E-mail
create an e-mail account. Not sure how to send a message to
someone on the computer? Open an attachment… what is an
attachment? This is the class for you. We’ll work with
Monday June 2 at 8:30 am.
10 Tuesday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
June 12 Thursday 1:00 pm – 4:00