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Computer Basics

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Computers & Technology

Age Group:

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Allowed Ages: 19 - 24 and up

Program Description

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New to computers or been awhile since you used one? Come to Computer Basics and learn how to start and shut down a computer; create, save, and open a file; create a folder; and rename files and folders.

At the end of the session, learners will be able to:

  • Identify and define basic computer components
  • Navigate a computer desktop
  • Start and shut down a computer
  • Create, save, and open a file
  • Create and move a file into a folder
  • Rename a file and/or folder

Registration is required. 



The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Indoor Program (2021)

This program is hosted indoors.  Please observe social distancing and follow local COVID-19 safety mandates. Hand sanitizer will be provided and staff will do their best to ensure any shared materials are disinfected between use. This program is subject to COVID-19 safety protocol updates, including room capacity limits. Please check our website for updates.