Classes for Seniors

Are you interested in learning how to use a computer with other older adults? Classes are scheduled at a variety of library locations with focus on learning styles for people over the age of 50.

  • 50+ Beginner 101

    Learn basic computer skills. Including using a mouse, introduction to Microsoft Word and the Internet.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/5/2017
  • 50+ Beginner 202

    Must have basic computer skills and an email account. Will advance skills using email account; and will complete letters, resumes, and flyers using Microsoft Word.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/12/2017
  • 50+ Google Drive

    Are you interested in finding out more about Google Drive and cloud computing? Come join us to find out more about the many tools that you can use to perform various task at home or at work.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 11/28/2017
  • Downloadables--Open Help Lab

    Bring your devices, cables, library card, and account information. Library staff will help you troubleshoot difficulties you may be having with the North Carolina Digital Library.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 11/27/2017
    2. 12/5/2017
    3. 12/18/2017
    4. 12/19/2017
  • Email/Gmail 101

    Learn how to set up an email/gmail account, send and receive messages, send attachments and more!

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 11/21/2017
    2. 12/19/2017
  • Genealogy 101

    Use the Library's Ancestry.com and other exciting databases to explore your roots, investigate family ties or just learn a little bit more about your heritage. All classes will cover Ancestry, African American Heritage, Heritage Quest and Family Search.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 11/27/2017
  • Genealogy 303--African American

    Learn about what types of records are used in African American genealogy and where to find them.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/4/2017
  • Internet 101

    If you need help exploring the world wide web & figuring out how to get online this is the class for you!

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 12/5/2017
    2. 12/19/2017
  • Microsoft Online

    Are you interested in finding out more about Microsoft Online? Come join us to find out more about the many tools that you can use to perform various task at home or at work.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 11/20/2017
    2. 12/4/2017
    3. 12/18/2017
    4. 12/20/2017
  • Open Help Lab

    Do you need time to work on your computer and online skills on you own with a knowledgeable Computer Coach nearby if you need help? Open Help Labs are for the general public who may need additional support in using the computer, finding specific information, and/or using online tutoring programs. Whether you have a quick question about email or many questions about Microsoft Office, drop-in and ask one of our computer Gurus!

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 11/20/2017
    2. 11/21/2017
    3. 11/22/2017
    4. 11/22/2017
    5. 11/27/2017
    6. 11/28/2017
    7. 11/29/2017
    8. 11/29/2017
    9. 11/30/2017
    10. 11/30/2017
    11. 12/1/2017
    12. 12/4/2017
    13. 12/5/2017
    14. 12/6/2017
    15. 12/6/2017
    16. 12/6/2017
    17. 12/7/2017
    18. 12/7/2017
    19. 12/11/2017
    20. 12/13/2017
    21. 12/14/2017
    22. 12/14/2017
    23. 12/18/2017
    24. 12/18/2017
    25. 12/19/2017
    26. 12/20/2017
  • Tutor.com (NETT)

    Tutor.com is an online tutoring service that connects students to tutors in an online classroom. The service offers on-demand and scheduled tutoring to students in grades 4 through 12 and college. Users can connect with live tutors online in more than 40 subjects including math, science, essay writing, foreign language and test prep. This service also provides adults with career resources such as citizenship, financial literacy, GED, interviewing tips, job opening, resumes and cover letters.

    Upcoming Dates

    1. 11/27/2017