You are here

Adult Program - Technology

Internet made easy

Everyday Internet use is easy. Learn the secrets to locating information you need. Find out how to use popular search engines. See how to locate addresses, get directions and phone numbers, order prints of your digital photos, or find the rest of a news story.

Event Date: 
Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Rosetta Stone Demo

Rosetta Stone is available for free from the Niles Public Library. Learn how to set up an account and use Rosetta Stone to learn a new language.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Android Tablets for Beginners

Do you have an Android tablet or eBook reader? Bring your Android tablet device to this two hour hybrid lecture to follow along, while the experts from FireLogic show off everything from interface basics down to the best apps for the average user. All your questions will be answered!

Event Date: 
Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Adult Computer Beginner Boot Camp

This 4 week training session meets Thursday evenings in September and one evening in October. Learn to use the mouse, keyboard, search the internet, and begin using email. Registering for the Sept 11 session reserves your seat for all 4 Tuesdays. There is no individual session registration.

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Adult Computer Beginner Boot Camp

This 4 week training session meets Thursday evenings in September and one evening in October. Learn to use the mouse, keyboard, search the internet, and begin using email. Registering for the Sept 11 session reserves your seat for all 4 Tuesdays. There is no individual session registration.

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Mail Merge

Learn to use Microsoft Word to create mailing labels for large mailings.
If you bring your list of names and addresses to class you can get started with your mail project and learn at the same time.

Event Date: 
Saturday, November 8, 2014 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Tech Time for Adult Learners - Using lynda.com

No Registration but seats are limited to 12
Today, to keep up or get ahead you need to know how to use popular computer programs and social media. Come to the Technology Lab to get acquainted with Lynda.com to learn these skills or get job search essentials working at your own pace. You can use our computers or bring your own computer or tablet. Staff will be on hand to assist.

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Windows 8.1 for Beginners

Learn about Windows 8.1 as the Microsoft experts from local technology company, FireLogic, provide a full overview of how to navigate, utilize, and ultimately benefit from the changes that Windows 8.1 provides. A live demo lecture will be followed by an open forum questions and answers. This session is Webinar enabled. Connect to our class from home. Call Ruth at 847-663-6432 for details.

Event Date: 
Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

One-2-One

Adult learners call 847-663-6432 to request an appointment for one fifty minute session with the trainer. Get help using the Internet, library catalog, Office software, e-mail, saving/storing pictures and files. Bring your own tablet, laptop or use the Library’s computer for your training.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Pages