Wednesday, November 12, 2008

Arcadia Public Library Learning Lab

The library is pleased to announce the creation of its new Learning Lab, a resource to help you improve your computer and online skills! Courses will be offered every quater on a wide variety of subjects, and participating patrons will be able to practice hands-on with a dedicated laptop computer (courtesy of the Arcadia Public Library Foundation). Classes will be one hour in length, are limited to a total of five students per session, and certain prerequisites will apply. Minimum age is 9th grade. Courses repeat on each of the dates listed below, so pick the session that works for you. And they're free! Stop by the Information Services Desk or call either 626-821-5569 or 626-821-4327 to register.

Learning Lab Course Schedule: Winter 2009

Microsoft Word Basics
Wednesday 1/7, 10:30 AM
Saturday 1/31, 10:30 AM
Monday 2/23, 7:00 PM
Friday 3/13, 4:00 PM

Organizing Your Computer
Saturday 1/17, 4:00 PM
Thursday 2/5, 3:00 PM
Wednesday 2/25, 6:00 PM
Tuesday 3/17, 10:00 AM

Using the Library’s Online Catalog
Monday 1/12, 3:30 PM
Saturday 2/7, 10:30 AM
Monday 3/16, 10:30 AM

Microsoft Publisher Basics
Thursday 1/22, 3:30 PM
Saturday 2/21, 10:00 AM
Wednesday 3/25, 7:00 PM

Finding Newspaper and Magazine Articles Online
Saturday 1/10, 10:00 AM
Thursday 2/12, 3:30 PM
Thursday 3/5, 3:30 PM

Internet 101: Amazon.com and eCards
Wednesday 1/28, 10:00 AM
Saturday 3/7, 10:00 AM

Getting Started with Email
Saturday 1/24, 10:00 AM
Tuesday 3/10, 10:00 AM

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