Free Computer Classes @ your Library

Improve your career when you gain and expand your professional and personal computer skills with these free classes now available in the library's recently upgraded Computer Lab. The Computer Lab is equipped with touchscreen Windows 10 laptops and Microsoft Office 2013 software. All classes are free and open to the public. Space is limited, so signing up is recommended. To register, fill out the online form, call (573) 686 - 8639, or email with the classes you are interested in.

No time for classes? No problem. You can still upgrade your computer skills with the library's self-paced tutorials delivered via interactive, instructional videos and software. See the sidebar for more details.

Back to the basics!

Designed for the new computer user and presented at a relaxed pace. You are encouraged to repeat these classes as many times as you wish. Please see the "DIY" section to see what you need to do the things you've learned in class at home.

What is a computer?
Jan 10 | 1 pm - 3 pm
Feb 7 | 1 pm - 3 pm
Mar 7 | 1 pm - 3 pm

​What is a computer? What is a Mouse? Keyboard? Those questions and more are answered in this class. Feel free to bring your own computer and we'll help you get familiar with it.

Welcome to Windows 10
Jan 17 | 1 pm - 3 pm
Feb 14 | 1 pm - 3 pm
Mar 14 | 1 pm - 3 pm

​Windows has changed over years. This class covers the Windows basics and the changes brought with the new Windows 10 operating system.

Internet Basics
Jan 24 | 1 pm - 3 pm
Feb 21 | 1 pm - 3 pm
Mar 21 | 1 pm - 3 pm

​What is the internet, and is it still cool to "surf" it? Learn how to "surf" by using the URL bar, bookmark your favorite websites (including Poplar Bluff Library), tab-browse and more!

Email Basics
Jan 31 | 1 pm - 3 pm
Feb 28 | 1 pm - 3 pm
Mar 28 | 1 pm - 3 pm

​Sending mail is fun, but so is sending electronic mail, or e-mail. This class covers the steps to make an email acount, add contacts, send mail and receive mail.


The Computer Lab is equipped with
Windows 10 and Microsoft Office 2013.
Ask about scheduling the lab for your next training.

This computer lab is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State.



Free Technology Training from

Whether you are new to the computer, returning for review or just want to gain more 21st century skills, these free computer tutorials can help. From Computer Basics to Microsoft Office to Apple, has a wide range of free technology tutorials to choose from.

Meet & Greet the new
Microsoft Windows 10


Training for the
Microsoft Office 365 Apps

Free training and tutorials from Microsoft on the Office 365 applications. Explore beginners, intermediate and advanced tutorials.





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