Thursday, November 14 at 2pm & Wednesday, December 4 at 7pm - Interested in knowing more about Facebook and Pinterest? Join us for an introduction to these widely used social networking services. Learn how to set up an account, edit your profile, find and add friends and more. Pinterest is a social media scrapbook that is one of the fastest growing web services. Find out how to become a “pinner”, copy images on the web and save them to your own Pinterest page.
Wednesday, November 6 at 7pm & Thursday, December 12 at 3pm - Come learn the basics of digital photography: importing and editing, cropping, red eye reduction, white balance adjustment, and more, using Picasa 3 (free from Google) from sample photos provided. Class will also cover album creation, exporting to a folder, print options, and online sharing using Google’s Picasa software. Basic computer/mouse skills required. This class is hands on and is limited to 4 people.
Monday, November 4 at 2pm & Wednesday, December 11 at 7pm - Curious about the Library’s ebook offerings? This class covers Media On Demand, the Library’s primary ebook service. Download ebooks to your device or read them right on your computer! All the basics of Media On Demand will be covered, and there will be plenty of time for questions about the Library’s other digital options, such as the SWAN online catalog, the Freegal music service, databases and more. Learn about the wealth of digital resources available through Palos Heights Public Library.
Tuesday, December 10 at 6:30pm - Have you had your computer for a while, and does it seem to run slower all the time? Should you toss it and buy a new one? Maybe all you need is a basic tune-up. Steve from Computer Greeks will teach you how to clean-up your computer and get rid of the clutter. This class will also cover basic security issues and how they affect speed.
Have an in-depth question and don’t know whom to ask? Now you can call the Library and book a Librarian for a half hour to get your questions answered. Call the Library at (708) 448-1473 and we will set up a mutually convenient time.
Microsoft Tutorials - www.office.microsoft.com
Baycon Group Microsoft Tutorials - www.baycongroup.com/word.htm
SeniorNet Tutorials, Tips & Demonstrations - www.seniornet.org
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