Computer Classes - Fall 2013   

Registration begins Monday, August 26. All programs are free but require registration.
To register online, visit the Online Registration page.

Reserved seats are released 5 minutes prior to the start of the program.Doors open 15-30 minutes prior to the start of the program. Seats are not assigned.



WORD PROCESSING
Tuesday, October 1, 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. Naples Regional
Instructor: Naples Free-Net
This hands-on class is designed to teach the basics of MS Word and other word processing programs including editing text, changing fonts, alignment and justification, saving, printing and more. Class size is limited.

SPREADSHEET
Tuesday, October 8, 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. Naples Regional
Instructor: Naples Free-Net
This hands-on class is designed to cover important features of spreadsheets for new users. Upon completing the class attendees will be able to create and save a simple spreadsheet, use basic formulas and functions, format and print. Class size is limited.

COMPUTER BASICS
Thursday, October 17, 10 a.m. Golden Gate Branch
Presenter: David Chalick, librarian
No prerequisite necessary. This is an introductory computer class for beginners. Students will learn terminology, how to operate a PC, and how to create and manage files. Class size is limited.

BECOME A SAVVY TRAVELER
Thursday, October 17, 2 p.m. Headquarters Regional
Presenter:  Chris Serio, librarian
Enhance your travel experiences by attending this unique program. Discover our most frequently used travel resources and learn how we can help you in planning your next adventure.

GOOGLE APPS
Tuesday, October 22, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. South Regional
Instructor: Naples Free-Net
This lecture-format class explores all of the features to Google users. The options include advanced searches, maps, images, videos, online storage, photo editing software, organizing financial information and much more.

USING THE INTERNET
Thursday, October 24, 10 a.m. Golden Gate Branch
Presenter: David Chalick, librarian
Students will learn how to navigate through search engines and a variety of websites. Participants must be able to use a mouse and keyboard. Class size is limited.

COMPUTER BASICS
Tuesday, November 5, 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. Naples Regional
Instructor: Naples Free-Net
No prerequisite necessary. This is an introductory hands-on computer class for beginners. Students will learn terminology, how to operate a PC and create and manage files. Class size is limited.

iPAD (iOS 7) for MAC
- iPADs welcome!
Thursday, November 7, 2 – 4 p.m. Headquarters Regional
Instructor: Mitch Bryars, NMUG member & lead iOS instructor
Find out what iOS 7 means for your iPad, and how to manage your important files in iCloud, plus a review of some key Apps. Helpful for anyone considering a new iPad or upgrades.

USING THE INTERNET
Tuesday, November 12, 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. Naples Regional
Instructor: Naples Free-Net instructor
Attendees will learn how to navigate through search engines and a variety of websites. Participants must be able to use a mouse and keyboard. Class size is limited.

iPAD and iPHONE (iOS 7) for MAC
- iPADs & iPHONEs welcome!
Wednesday, November 13, 2 – 4 p.m. South Regional
Instructor: Mitch Bryars, NMUG member & lead iOS instructor
Find out what iOS 7 means for your portable iDevices and how to manage your important files in iCloud, plus a review of key Apps.

WORD PROCESSING BASICS
Tuesday, November 14, 10 a.m. Golden Gate Branch
Presenter: David Chalick, librarian
Designed to teach the basics of MS Word, including editing text, changing fonts, alignment and justification, saving, printing and more. Class size is limited.

TABLETS, PHONES & APPS
Tuesday, November 19, 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. Naples Regional 
Instructor: Naples Free-Net instructor
Get an overview of mobile computing for users of tablets and smartphones. In lecture format the instructor guides students through the basics of tablet and smartphone navigation, accessing services and using application software. Discover the excitement, efficiency and ease of mobile computing. Apps, 3G, 4G, wi-fi, hot spots and much more will be explained.

WORD PROCESSING
Tuesday, December 3, 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. Vanderbilt Beach Branch
Instructor: Naples Free-Net instructor
Hands-on class designed to teach the basics of MS Word and other word processing programs. Includes editing text, changing fonts, alignment and justification, saving, printing and more. Class size is limited.

COMPUTER BASICS
Tuesday, December 10, 2 p.m. Estates Branch
Presenter: David Chalick, librarian
No prerequisite. This is an introductory computer class for beginners. Attendees will learn terminology, how to operate a PC, and how to create and manage files. Class size is limited.

SPREADSHEET
Tuesday, December 10, 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. Vanderbilt Beach Branch
Instructor: Naples Free-Net instructor
Hands-on class designed to cover important features of spreadsheets for new users. Upon completing the class attendees will be able to create and save a simple spreadsheet, use basic formulas and functions, format and print. Class size is limited.

WINDOWS 8
Tuesday, December 10, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. South Regional
Instructor: Naples Free-Net instructor
In lecture format attendees will learn about the exciting changes in Windows 8, the next step in exchanging and utilizing data with multiple computers, cell phones and tablets. Significantly different than previous Windows versions, Windows 8 offers exciting changes to make your computing life easier.

USING THE INTERNET
Tuesday, December 17, 2 p.m. Estates Branch
Presenter: David Chalick, librarian
Attendees will learn how to navigate through search engines and a variety of websites. Participants must be able to use a mouse and keyboard. Class size is limited.