DeSoto Public Library Free Computer Classes!
Monday and Tuesday Evenings (5:30pm – 7:30pm)
Wednesday and Thursday Mornings (11:00am – 1:00pm)
in the Library's Venable Training Room.
Mar. 31 – Apr. 3 Internet I —
A two day course designed to familiarize students with web browser
basics, search engines, search strategies, and online security. Students
will learn how to keep their information and their computer secure and
Apr. 7 - 10 Internet II — A
two day course designed to introduce students to email and
communication with friends and family. Students will learn how to
register for an email account, navigate an email interface, compose,
send and receive messages, manage a contact list, and upload and
download attachments. This course will also provide a brief overview of the social networking site, Facebook.
Apr. 14 - 17 Beginning Word — A
two day course designed to familiarize students with the common
terminology, screen components and functions of Microsoft Word. Students
will learn how to navigate Microsoft Word and create, edit, and save
Apr. 21 - 24 Intermediate Word (Resume Writing) — A two day course designed to build on Beginning Word and instruct students on how to craft a resume for a 21st century job search. Students will learn how to use Word templates to write, format, and distribute a resume that accurately
reflects their skills, experience, and educational background.
Apr. 28 – May 1 Online Job Search — A two day course that will provide students with strategies to conduct an
effective online job search. Students will learn how to assess their career goals, access job sites
on the web, use job search engines, and develop organizational skills to aid the application process.
Flash Drive and folder for handouts are required for all classes. Space
is limited, registration is necessary. Please call the Information Desk,
972.230.9661 to register for these classes. If you find you cannot
attend a class after you’ve registered, please call the Library to
cancel your registration.
DeSoto Public Library
211 E. Pleasant Run Rd. Ste C DeSoto, Texas 75115