Free Computer Classes
Published on Wednesday, January 5, 2011 - 4:39pm
The library, in cooperation with Byte Back, is offering free PC Basics computer classes and Office Track classes at Capitol View Library, Anacostia Library, Northwest One Library and Watha T. Daniel Library starting January 3.
You must be a D.C. resident to enroll in this program. All students must present proof of residency on the first day of class to be admitted. To register, call Byte Back at 202-529-3395 Monday to Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Those who complete the course and who qualify (by income) will also get a free computer and free Cricket broadband card, good for one year's free Internet.
If you miss this round of classes, another set will be offered beginning in March.
Partners: DC Public Library, DC Office of the Chief Technology Office, ByteBack, First Time Computers, Cricket Communications.
Funding also provided by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program.