Computer Workshops

computer workshops

Classes are held in the Technology Lab.
Class size is limited. Registration with Glenview Library card required.

Participants must be 18 years old. Classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment; registrants will be notified. Latecomers will not be seated. For questions or to register, visit or call the Reference Services Desk at 847-729-7500 x 7700.

CORE SKILLS/
INTERNET BASICS

Internet Searching Basics

Thursday, November 6, 2-3:30 PM

Lost in the Internet? We’ll help you find your way. Learn how to find and evaluate useful websites.

Internet Searching Intermediate

Tuesday, November 18, 2-3:30 PM

Spend less time searching and more time finding exactly what you need. Basic search skills required.

iPad & iPhone Workshops

Bring your iPad or iPhone to these interactive workshops, presented by Geoff Horwitz, the Mac Mentor. Devices must be charged and in working order. Due to its popularity, patrons are limited to one "Getting Started" and one "Going Further" session. Multipurpose Room. Limit 20.

Getting Started

Thursday, November 13, 7-8:30

Learn the external features, buttons, and apps.

Going Further

Monday, October 27, 7-8:30
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Monday, November 24, 7-8:30

Learn settings, messaging, calendar, notes, and more.

SPECIAL SUBJECTS

Beyond Google Group • Just Drop-In

First Monday of the Month
November 3, 7-8:30 PM

Internet savvy is just a click away. Explore the latest developments and search techniques. Your questions direct the discussion—bring them with you. New members are welcome.

Twitter

Thursday, October 30, 2-3:30 PM

What is Twitter, anyway? Get acquainted with this online social networking service that has more than just text messaging. Please sign up for a Twitter account before attending class.

Holiday Greeting Cards

Friday, November 7, 2-3:30 PM

Making holiday cards is quick, easy, and inexpensive using Microsoft Word 2010.

GENEALOGY

NEW! Family History Research Day

Saturday, October 25, 1-4 PM • Second Floor

Need assistance getting started with genealogy? Let our experts help you. Visit the Tech Lab for computer help and the Genealogy Room & Local History Room for print resource guidance. Registration preferred, but walk-ins are welcome.

Military Records Research

Tuesday, November 11, 10-11:30 AM

Learn how to find and use military records in your family history research.

EXPLORING eBOOKS

Download eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eMagazines 24/7 with MyMediaMall and Zinio, free services to Glenview Library cardholders. Learn about these services in this special series of workshops and tutorials. Save-the-Date! Digital Technology Fair (PDF), Saturday November 15, 10 AM-1 PM

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