Tech Classes

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

Introduction to PowerPoint

Thursday, July 18, 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.

 

Mango Languages App

Thursday, August 8, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Library Conference Room

Learn a language on the go with the free Mango Languages app! Bring your device to class for assistance installing the app, get an overview of its layout, and see a demonstration of a beginning lesson. Participants are required to create a free Mango account prior to registering for this class.

Registration is required. Stop by or call the Reference Desk at 978-929-6543 to register.

 

Introduction to Excel

Thursday, August 22, 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.

 

Hoopla Digital Content

Thursday, August 29, 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.

 

Please check the Events Calendar for updates.


Links to Online Technology Tutorials can be found here.