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Computer classes: January 2013


LO Computer Learning Center

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

n New: Introduction to Pinterest — Wednesday, Jan. 30, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., $10 members, $15 non-members.

n Editing Your Digital Photos —-Wednesdays, Jan. 9 and 16, 9-10:30 a.m., $16 members, $24 non-members.

n Learning How to Use Your iPad — Wednesday, Jan. 16, and Friday, Jan. 18, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 16 members, $24 non-members.

n OnLine Shopping with eBay and Amazon — Fridays, Jan. 18 and 25, 3-4:30 p.m., $16 members, $24 non-members.

n Intermediate Excel — Wednesdays, Jan. 30, Feb. 6 and Feb. 13, 3-4:30 p.m., $22 members, $33 non-members.

n Windows Secrets — Fridays, Feb. 1, 8, and 15, 3-4:30 p.m., $22 members, $33 non-members.

n MAC Primary Skills — Fridays, Jan. 25, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., $10 members, $15 non-members.

n MAC Basic Word Processing — Friday, Feb. 1, 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 beginners in January. 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:

n Belmont Library, 1038 S.E. 39th Ave., 503-988-5382 — Wednesdays, Jan. 23 and 30, 9-11 a.m.

Introduction to Computers

In this six-session course, you will 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.

Introduction to Computers will be offered at the following library branches:

n Northwest Library, 2300 N.W. Thurman St., 503-988-5560 — Sundays in January, 12:30-3 p.m.

n Sellwood-Moreland Library, 7860 S.E. 13th Ave., 503-988-5398 — Wednesdays, Jan. 2-23, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

n Woodstock Library, 6008 S.E. 49th Ave., 503-988-5399 — Tuesdays, Jan. 8 to Feb. 12, 9-11 a.m.