Computer classes

Thanks to generous grants from The Carl & Verna Schmidt Foundation of Rochester and The Jones Family Foundation of Red Wing, the library is able to offer a variety of technology classes. All classes require registration and unless otherwise noted, please call 651-385-3645 to register.

Tuesday, January 10 (part 1) & Friday, January 13 (part 2), 1-3pm: iPad for Beginners (iOS 10)
In this class designed for people new to the iPad, you’ll learn the physical layout of buttons and features, how to navigate Home screens and apps using finger gestures, how to connect to the Internet, how to charge and care for your iPad and how to use some of the basic apps that come with the iPad We’ll also explore the App Store and take a look at important settings you need to know. Don’t have an iPad? No problem! We have some iPad Airs that you can use for the class.
Tuesday, January 17 (part 1) & Thursday, January 19 (part 2), 1-3pm: Introduction to Windows 10
In this class you’ll learn about the Windows 10 interface, how to create and use Microsoft accounts, how to connect to Wi-Fi networks, how to enable and personalize Cortana, how to navigate and customize the desktop and the new Windows 10 Start menu, how to download, install and use apps from the Windows Store, how to use OneDrive to save files to the cloud, and more!. Feel free to bring your own device or use one of our Windows 10 laptops.