Tech Classes

The Reference staff offers basic technology classes designed for ages 14 and up:

Introduction to Microsoft Word

Thursday, March 21, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Library Conference Room

Learn how to create, format, edit and save a document in Word 2010 in this hands-on class. The library has a limited number of laptops available for class use.  Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptop if possible.

Registration is required. Call the Reference Desk at 978-929-6543 or register online. ***This class is FULL. You may still register to be placed on the waiting list. This class will also be repeated on Thursday, May 9. To register for the May 9 class, call the Reference Desk or complete the online form here***

 

Introduction to PowerPoint

Thursday, April 4, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Library Conference Room

In this hands-on class, learn how to make a simple, attractive slide presentation using PowerPoint 2010. The library has a limited number of laptops available for class use.  Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptop if possible.

Registration is required. Call the Reference Desk at 978-929-6543 or register online. ***This class is FULL. You may still register to be placed on the waiting list. This class will also be repeated on Thursday, May 16. To register for the May 16 class, call the Reference Desk or complete the online form here***

 

Hoopla Digital Content

Thursday, April 18, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Library Conference Room

Hoopla allows you to instantly borrow ebooks, digital audiobooks, music, movies and TV shows – no holds, no waiting! Bring your questions and your device to this hands-on class. Due to licensing restrictions, this resource is only available to Acton residents.

Registration is required. Call the Reference Desk at 978-929-6543 or register online.

 

Libby by OverDrive

Thursday, April 25, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Library Conference Room

Bring your device to this hands-on class and learn how to borrow free ebooks, digital audiobooks and magazines using the Libby by OverDrive app or website.

Registration is required. Call the Reference Desk at 978-929-6543 or register online.

 

Introduction to Excel

Thursday, May 2, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Library Conference Room

Learn the basics of spreadsheets with Excel 2010 in this hands-on class, including how to enter data, sort information, and use simple formulas. The library has a limited number of laptops available for class use.  Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptop if possible.

Registration is required. Call the Reference Desk at 978-929-6543 or register online.

 

Introduction to Microsoft Word

Thursday, May 9, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Library Conference Room

Learn how to create, format, edit and save a document in Word 2010 in this hands-on class. The library has a limited number of laptops available for class use.  Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptop if possible.

Registration is required. Call the Reference Desk at 978-929-6543 or register online.

 

Introduction to PowerPoint

Thursday, May 16, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

In this hands-on class, learn how to make a simple, attractive slide presentation using PowerPoint 2010. The library has a limited number of laptops available for class use.  Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptop if possible.

Registration is required. Call the Reference Desk at 978-929-6543 or register online.

 

Please check the Events Calendar for updates.


Links to Online Technology Tutorials can be found here.