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Computer classes: May 2014

LO Computer Learning Center

The Computer Learning Center at the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center, 505 G Ave., offers the following classes, open to all ages. Call 503-635-3758 or visit www.ci.oswego.or.us/acc/classes for more information or to register.

Introduction to MS Word — Fridays, May 2, 9, 16, 1-2:30 p.m., $22 members, $33 non-members.

Introduction to PowerPoint — Fridays, May 9 and 16, 3-4:30 p.m., $16 members, $24 non-members.

Introduction to Facebook — Fridays, May 30 and June 6, 3-4:30 p.m., $16 members, $24 non-members.

Intro to the iPad — Wednesdays, May 14 and 21, 9-10:30 a.m., $16 members, $24 non-members.

Intro to the iPhone — Fridays, May 23 and 30, 9-10:30 a.m., $16 members, $24 non-members.

Introduction to Windows 8 — Wednesdays, June 4 and 11, 8:30-10:30 a.m., $16 members, $24 non-members.

Digital Camera Wednesdays, May 7 and 14, 3-4:30 p.m., $16 members, $24 non-members.

Introduction to current MAC OS — Friday, May 2, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., $10 members, $15 non-members.

How to Switch from Windows to MAC — Friday, May 16, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., $10 members, $15 non-members.

Multnomah County Library

The Multnomah County Library offers the following computer classes for beginning senior adults. The classes are free, but registration is required. Sign up online, at the library or by calling 503-988-5234.

Meet the Computer — Never tried a computer before? In this two-session course, you will meet the computer, the keyboard and the mouse, learn what they are and how to use them. No experience is necessary for you to take this relaxed, fun class. Offered by OASIS Connections, a national organization devoted to lifelong learning for adults over 50, this is an excellent class to take before Introduction to Computers (see below). Meet the Computer will be offered at the following library branches:

* Belmont Library, 1038 S.E. 39th Ave., 503-988-5382 —Wednesdays, May 21 and 28, 10 a.m. to noon.

* Midland Library, 805 S.E. 122nd Ave., 503-988-5392 — Mondays, May 5 and 12, 2-4 p.m.

Introduction to Computers — In this class series, learn all the basic computer skills, including using the mouse and keyboard, working in Microsoft Windows, using Microsoft Word, surfing the Internet and using email. This course is ideal for someone who has a little experience with the computer but wants to know more. Introduction to Computers will be offered at the following library branches:

* Gresham Library, 385 N.W. Miller Ave., 503-988-5387 —Thursdays, May 15-June 26, 10 a.m. to -noon (except June 19)

* Northwest Library, 2300 N.W. Thurman St., 503-988-5560 —Sundays, May 4-25, 12:30-3 p.m.