Computer Classes

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Upcoming library events

When: Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Walz at Walz Meeting Room

Add headers and footers to documents; insert hyperlinks, citations and save templates.
When: Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: Glenville at Glenville Meeting Room

Learn strategies to safeguard your privacy, manage your online accounts, and control your information on the web. Registration for September Classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Main Library at LSW - 2nd Floor - Conference D

Learn how to create Pivot Charts/Tables, Slicers, & Macros and how to use conditional formatting. Registration for September Classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Sterling at Sterling Main Floor

Paracord is a strong, yet thin and lightweight material, in which one strand can hold nearly 550 pounds! Create a paracord survival band using this amazingly strong, yet light material. Registration for September classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Monday, September 24, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Union at Union Meeting Room

Create and edit tables. Add text, format and sort data. Registration for September classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.


When: Monday, September 24, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: Main Library at LSW - 2nd Floor - Conference D

Can't keep track of your files? Take this class and we'll teach you best practices for saving and finding files to help you organize your computer. Registration for September classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.

When: Monday, September 24, 2018 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Lorain at Lorain Main Floor

Print out and assemble 3D models without the aid of a 3D printer. Learn how to use common materials such as paper and cardboard create fun and interesting 3D models. Registration for September Classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Main Library at LSW - 2nd Floor - Conference D

Registration for September Classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch. Learn how to use search engines like Google to find information.
When: Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Lorain at Lorain Main Floor

Use TechCentral’s portable button-maker to create your own personalized button! Take home a laser-engraved keychain. Registration for September Classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2890, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: West Park at West Park - Main Floor

Learn what LittleBits™ are and how to use them to create exciting and unique electronic circuits. Create sound machines, robots, switches, dancing lights, and more. Drop in for 5 minutes, or staff for the entire session. Registration for September classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Jefferson at Jefferson Main Floor

Learn how to use templates to create and design publications like a simple flyer, business card, or newsletter. Registration for September Classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: Sterling at Sterling Meeting Room

Learn how to create Pivot Charts/Tables, Slicers, & Macros and how to use conditional formatting. Registration for September Classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Harvard-Lee at Harvard-Lee Meeting Room

This is an introduction to the World Wide Web and using a Web browser to find information. Registration for September Classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Sterling at Sterling Meeting Room

Learn the basics of designing your own unique 3D models using free Tinkercad software. No previous 3D design or printing experience is necessary. Strong keyboard and mouse skills are required. Take home a laser-engraved keychain. Registration for September Classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2890, or call or stop in at your local branch.



When: Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: South at South Main Floor

Print out and assemble 3D models without the aid of a 3D printer. Learn how to use common materials such as paper and cardboard create fun and interesting 3D models. Registration for September Classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Woodland at Woodland Meeting Room

This is an introduction to the World Wide Web and using a Web browser to find information. Registration for September Classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Fleet at Fleet Main Floor

Drop in to this demonstration to learn how to prepare an STL file to print on a 3D printer. Staff will show you proper methods to load and unload PLA filament, then print pre-made files. This is not a design class. No registration required. Registration for September classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Lorain at Lorain Main Floor

Set up your own email account and learn to send and receive email messages. Registration for September Classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Friday, September 28, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: Brooklyn at Brooklyn Meeting Room

Set up your own email account and learn to send and receive email messages. Registration for September Classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Friday, September 28, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Main Library at LSW - 2nd Floor - Conference D

Add headers and footers to documents; insert hyperlinks, citations and save templates.
When: Friday, September 28, 2018 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Woodland at Woodland Main Floor

Create a giant-sized floor piano that you play by stepping on. Registration for September Classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2890, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Friday, September 28, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: South Brooklyn at South Brooklyn Main Floor

Do you like tinkering, constructing, and making things? Build towering structures and unique objects with LEGO Bricks and K'NEX Building sets. Drop-in or build the entire session. Registration for September Classes starts on Monday, August 27. To register, call 216.623.2890, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Monday, October 01, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. at Martin Luther King Jr. - Meeting Room

This is an introduction to the World Wide Web and using a Web browser to find information. October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Monday, October 01, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: Main Library at LSW - 2nd Floor - Conference D

An enormous collection of materials--books, movies and much, much more--is at your fingertips. Learn how to search the Cleveland Public Library catalog and keep track of your library account. Please bring your library card. Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Monday, October 01, 2018 - 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: West Park at West Park - Meeting Room (South)

Join us for a Q&A with an experienced instructor to unlock the power of your touchscreen device. Sessions will address the difference between Apple and Android, app downloads, and general troubleshooting. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Tuesday, October 02, 2018 - 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Main Library at LSW - 2nd Floor - Conference D

Learn how to enter and edit data and perform simple tasks. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Tuesday, October 02, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Glenville at Glenville Main Floor

Learn to knit the easy way using only yarn and a special loom Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Tuesday, October 02, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Harvard-Lee at Harvard-Lee Main Floor

Come see the new TechCentral Mobile MakerSpace and learn about laser engraving and 3D printing technologies during this hour-long session. Take home a laser-engraved keychain. Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch
When: Wednesday, October 03, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: South at South Main Floor

Set up your own email account and learn to send and receive email messages. Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Wednesday, October 03, 2018 - 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Garden Valley at Garden Valley Meeting Room

Learn how to enter and edit data and perform simple tasks. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Thursday, October 04, 2018 - 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Memorial-Nottingham at Memorial-Nottingham Main Floor

Learn how to enter and edit text and open, save and print a Word document. October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Thursday, October 04, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: West Park at West Park - Main Floor

Learn to knit the easy way using only yarn and a special loom Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Thursday, October 04, 2018 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Union at Union Main Floor

Discover how to edit sound, voice, and music using multiple sound tracks. Learn the basics of navigating Audacity, a multi-track audio editor and recorder, and create unique, creative, or even professional sounds by recording, manipulating and mixing together different audio tracks. Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Thursday, October 04, 2018 - 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Fleet at Fleet Meeting Room

Learn all mouse and keyboard techniques by completing a wide variety of meaningful, everyday computer tasks. Begin class learning how best to hold the mouse; leave class being well on your way to clicking and typing with speed and confidence. October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Friday, October 05, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: East 131st Street at East 131st Meeting Room

Learn how to enter and edit text and open, save and print a Word document. October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Friday, October 05, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: Main Library at LSW - 2nd Floor - Conference D

Learn how to create a computer-based slide presentation. Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch
When: Saturday, October 06, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: Eastman at Eastman Meeting Room

Learn all mouse and keyboard techniques by completing a wide variety of meaningful, everyday computer tasks. Begin class learning how best to hold the mouse; leave class being well on your way to clicking and typing with speed and confidence. October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Saturday, October 06, 2018 - 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Rockport at Rockport Main Floor

It’s time to rock out!!! Have you ever wanted to create your own songs and vocal recordings, or play a variety of virtual instruments? Join us for this digital jam-session and learn how to use Apple’s GarageBand to create your own sounds and melodies. Learn how to create your own virtual rock band and get started on the path to Rock and Roll glory! No musical experience is required, but a ‘good ear’ for harmony never hurts! Basic computer, mouse, and typing skills are required. Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Saturday, October 06, 2018 - 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Main Library at LSW - 2nd Floor - Conference D

Learn how to enter and edit text and open, save and print a Word document. October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Tuesday, October 09, 2018 - 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Main Library at LSW - 2nd Floor - Conference D

Learn to format and change the appearance of data and your worksheets; use sorting & filtering and find & replace. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Tuesday, October 09, 2018 - 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: Rockport at Rockport Main Floor

Discover the basics of electronics, integrated circuits, and more. Try your hand at creating circuit board projects with Snap Circuit Kits. Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Tuesday, October 09, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Harvard-Lee at Harvard-Lee Main Floor

Learn the basics of designing your own unique 3D models using free Tinkercad software. No previous 3D design or printing experience is necessary. Strong keyboard and mouse skills are required. Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: South at South Main Floor

Learn to organize your email messages, create contacts and explore further what email has to offer. October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Garden Valley at Garden Valley Meeting Room

Learn to format and change the appearance of data and your worksheets; use sorting & filtering and find & replace. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Memorial-Nottingham at Memorial-Nottingham Meeting Room

Create tabs and bullets; format text and paragraphs. October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Garden Valley at Garden Valley Main Floor

Make a Drum Machine from ANYTHING
Create a Drum Machine from random things around the library like pencils, foil, plants, and more! Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Fleet at Fleet Meeting Room

This class teaches the student commonly used Personal Computer functions ranging from how to turn the computer on and off, up to navigating the windows operating system. It also explains how to start basic windows programs such as Word, Paint and a Web Browser.
October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Friday, October 12, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: East 131st Street at East 131st Meeting Room

Create tabs and bullets; format text and paragraphs. October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Friday, October 12, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: Main Library at LSW - 2nd Floor - Conference D

Learn how to add graphics, transitions, and animations. Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Friday, October 12, 2018 - 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Jefferson at Jefferson Main Floor

Learn to knit the easy way using only yarn and a special loom Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: Eastman at Eastman Meeting Room

This class teaches the student commonly used Personal Computer functions ranging from how to turn the computer on and off, up to navigating the windows operating system. It also explains how to start basic windows programs such as Word, Paint and a Web Browser.
October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Main Library at LSW - Lower Level - TechCentral

Create tabs and bullets; format text and paragraphs. October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Monday, October 15, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. at Martin Luther King Jr. - Meeting Room

Learn how to use search engines like Google to find information. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Monday, October 15, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: Main Library at LSW - 2nd Floor - Conference D

Need a resume? Have a resume that needs updating? Learn how to create a resume or improve your existing resume during this workshop. Beginners and experienced resume writers are welcome. Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: Lorain at Lorain Main Floor

You have heard of the power of duct tape. It's been seen on MythBusters, and The Duct Tape Guys have written several books about its uses. Duct tape can be used for everything from securing air ducts together to creating prom dresses and tuxedos. Now explore how you can craft this popular tape into everyday objects that you can use yourself. Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Monday, October 15, 2018 - 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: West Park at West Park - Meeting Room (South)

Learn all mouse and keyboard techniques by completing a wide variety of meaningful, everyday computer tasks. Begin class learning how best to hold the mouse; leave class being well on your way to clicking and typing with speed and confidence. October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Main Library at LSW - 2nd Floor - Conference D

Learn how to create calculations in your worksheet. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Harvard-Lee at Harvard-Lee Main Floor

Learn about Laser Engraving and see the TechCentral’s Mobile MakerSpace Laser Engraver in action. Design, engrave, and laser cut your own name plate. Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: South at South Main Floor

Learn the ins and outs of buying and selling merchandise from online auctions such as eBay, Craigslist, and Amazon.com. Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Garden Valley at Garden Valley Meeting Room

Learn how to create calculations in your worksheet. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Hough at Hough Main Floor

It’s time to rock out!!! Have you ever wanted to create your own songs and vocal recordings, or play a variety of virtual instruments? Join us for this digital jam-session and learn how to use Apple’s GarageBand to create your own sounds and melodies. Learn how to create your own virtual rock band and get started on the path to Rock and Roll glory! No musical experience is required, but a ‘good ear’ for harmony never hurts! Basic computer, mouse, and typing skills are required.
When: Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Memorial-Nottingham at Memorial-Nottingham Meeting Room

Create and edit tables. Add text, format and sort data. October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Martin Luther King, Jr. at Martin Luther King Jr. - Main Floor

Do you like tinkering, constructing, and making things? Are you interesting in learning about electronics, building, and more? Learn to build circuits, create synthesized music, construct towering structures, and more! Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Harvard-Lee at Harvard-Lee Main Floor

Discover the basics of electronics, integrated circuits, and more. Try your hand at creating circuit board projects with Snap Circuit Kits. Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Fleet at Fleet Meeting Room

Can't keep track of your files? Take this class and we'll teach you best practices for saving and finding files to help you organize your computer. October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Friday, October 19, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: East 131st Street at East 131st Meeting Room

Create and edit tables. Add text, format and sort data. October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Friday, October 19, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: Main Library at LSW - 2nd Floor - Conference D

This is an overview of the tools and elements in Publisher. . Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM
Where: Eastman at Eastman Meeting Room

Can't keep track of your files? Take this class and we'll teach you best practices for saving and finding files to help you organize your computer. October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Where: Main Library at LSW - 2nd Floor - Conference D

Create and edit tables. Add text, format and sort data. October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.
When: Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Sterling at Sterling Main Floor

Learn to knit the easy way using only yarn and a special loom Registration for October classes starts on Monday, September 24th. To register, call 216.623.2980, or call or stop in at your local branch.