The Newport Public Library will offer the following free classes during the month of November.
· Introduction to Facebook will be taught on Saturday, November 1 at 11:00 a.m. This class teaches the basic features of Facebook, with an emphasis on privacy settings.
· On Friday, November 7, Beginning Excel will be taught at 9:00 a.m. This class teaches the basics of creating a spreadsheet and adding rows and columns. Intermediate Excel will be offered at 10:00 a.m. This class teaches how to balance a checkbook, use multiple worksheets, and create charts.
· Google Docs will be offered on Friday, November 14 at 9:00 a.m. The class teaches how to use free word processing and spreadsheet software using a Google account. Beginning Internet will be offered at 10:00 a.m. This class teaches how to use a web browser and search the internet.
· Beginning Word (2013) will be taught on November 21 at 9:00 a.m. This class introduces people to the basic commands to create a word processing document. Intermediate Word will be taught at 10:00 a.m. This class builds on the previous one, and teaches how to insert photographs, create lists using bullets and numbers, and set margins, tabs, and line spacing.
All classes are free and last one hour. Registration is required. For more information, please call (541) 265-2153 or check the library website, www.newportlibrary.org.