Each month, Lincoln Library-The Public Library of Springfield, 326 South 7th Street, offers FREE eReader and computer classes. The October schedule is below. The classes are open to all ages and are held in the Huntley Computer Classroom, located on the second floor. (Children under the age of 12 must have an adult with them during the class.) Preregistration is required. To view class descriptions and register online, click on the Calendar of Events at www.lincolnlibrary.info. For questions or to register by phone, call 753-4900, extension 5627.
· Thursday, October 18, 3-4:30 p.m. — Beyond Basics Excel Now that you've mastered Excel Basics, it's time to take it to the next level. Learn how to sort and filter your information easily while using analysis features for budgets and lists. TO REGISTER, YOU MUST HAVE ALREADY TAKEN THE EXCEL BASICS CLASS.
· Tuesday, October 23, 6-7:30 p.m. — Exploring Your Family Tree An introduction to the genealogy resources offered and compiled by the library. Must have computer experience.
· Thursday, October 25, 10-11:30 a.m. — Facebook Basics Learn how to use Facebook and connect with family and friends. Already have an account, but have a question? Bring the question to class and get the answer.
· Thursday, October 25, 3-4:30 p.m. — Tablet & Smartphone Basics Learn basic features and functions of your tablet or smartphone; like how to navigate, connect to WiFi, download apps, adjust settings and more. Attendees must have a mobile device and bring their corresponding Apple, Google, or Amazon account username and password.