Computer Classes

Health Literacy for Healthy Living

Health Literacy for Healthy Living

In this 2.5 hour class, you will learn to find and assess quality online health information. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Instructors: A. Muhammad, PIA International, Inc. Computer Lab, Room 311 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics and Web I Basics. You will learn to: Navigate medical websites. Evaluate medical websites for updates and active links. Research personal health issues.
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60 Ways to Grow Your Email List (Registration Required)

"60 Ways to Grow Your Email List" is a 2.5 hour seminar, sponsored by Constant Contact, Inc., that will identify how to gather contacts of people who are interested in your organization, plus provide tips, technologies and tactics for keeping your contacts organized and segmented for easier, more effective targeted marketing  Register Now  
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Grow Your Business with Email & Social Media: Simple Marketing Strategy for Small Businesses & Nonprofits (Registration Required)

Grow Your Business with Email and Social Media: Simple Marketing Strategies for Small Businesses and Nonprofits is sponsored by Constant Contact, Inc., and will show you how to make the most of the combination of email and social media for your business.  Register Now
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PC Basics - Email/Internet

Learn the basic terminology and navigational skills associated with surfing and searching the Internet. These skills can help you search online job boards and complete online job applications. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics and Word I Basics. You will learn to: Identify and navigate the basic elements and features of the Internet Explorer browser environment. Navigate the Web using hyperlinks.
Book cover for "Absolute Beginner's Guide to Computer Basics" by Miller, Michael

PC Basics - Beginners

For those who are unfamiliar with the world of computers, this is the class for you. Overcome your fears and gain the skills that can get you ready for the workplace. You can also take the Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing class as a perfect complement to PC Basics. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis. Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well. You will learn to:
Digital Photo

Digital Estate Planning

Have you ever thought about your digital afterlife? Learn what happens to your digital photos, files, and accounts after death, and how you can protect the priceless memories on your computer, phone, social media accounts, and email. The class will be held on Thursday, July 14 from 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. in the Chevy Chase Library Meeting Room. 
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The Power of the Inbox: Tips & Tricks for Successful Email Marketing (Registration Required)

The Power of the Inbox is sponsored by Constant Contact, Inc. and will present the tips and tricks for successful email marketing. This 2.5 hour seminar will take you step-by-step through the keys to effective email marketing. Register Now
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The Basics of Social Media (Registration Required)

The Basics of Social Media is sponsored by Constant Contact, Inc., and will present the why, the what, and the how of social media as a marketing strategy to reach your potential and existing prospects, clients and members This 2.5 hour seminar will look at the five most popular social media networks: Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram.Register Now

Your Family History: Genealogy Database Workshop

Beginning to trace your Family Tree? Maybe you have researched a good amount of your family history and are seeking other resources to help you dig deeper into your roots.  This 2-hour workshop will introduce participants to database resources that are accessible in DC Public Libraries and outside the libraries if you have a DC Library card. Instructor: K. Despertt Computer Lab, Room 311 Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well Basic computer and Web navigational skills
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Introduction to Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi is a credit card sized computer that just needs a monitor, SD card and keyboard to operate. It is very inexpensive (the most expensive model is $35). Learn the basics about how to buy, set up, and operate this fun, unique computer at our workshop!   

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