Computer and Technology Classes

Huntsville Public Library offers free computer classes for adults. The classes aim to help you understand and feel comfortable using some of today's commonly used software and technologies.

Classes run on Wednesdays at 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM. All classes require registration.

Internet

Internet safety and privacy

Learn about the importance of Internet safety. Learn how to avoid dangers such as: phishing scams, spam and viruses. We will give you tips on how to shop online safely and how to be safe on social media. This class will also show you how to protect your private information on the Internet.

  • Wednesday, September 12
  • Wednesday, January 23

Cloud storage with Google Drive

What is the cloud? Discover personal Internet storage using Google Drive. Students must bring their own device.

  • Wednesday, September 26
  • Wednesday, January 9

Windows 10

Windows 10 part one: introduction

Learn the basics of the Windows 10 and some of its features, including the Start Menu, the Taskbar, File Explorer and more. Students must bring your own device.

  • Wednesday, December 5

Windows 10 part two: organize your files and photos

Learn how to organize documents and photos on your computer. The class covers how to create and name folders, copy and paste files, how to use an external drive (USB stick) and how to import photos from a camera. Students must bring your own device.

  • Wednesday, December 19

iPad

iPad part one: introduction

Learn the basics of how to use an iPad and iOS. Students must bring their own device.

  • Wednesday, October 10
  • Wednesday, February 6

iPad part two: more Apps

Learn about apps that you can download for free to your iPad. Explore apps like Weather Network, Google Maps, Facebook and more. Students must bring their own device.

  • Wednesday, October 24
  • Wednesday, February 20

Android

Android phone part one: introduction

Learn the basics of how to use an Android device. Students must bring their own device.

  • Wednesday, November 14

Android phone part two: more apps

Learn about apps that you can download for free to your Android device. Explore apps like Weather Network, Google Maps, Facebook and more. Students must bring their own device.

  • Wednesday, November 21

Thermal Camera Info Session

Our new FLIR ONE thermal camera attachment allows you to inspect your home with infrared technology using your Android phone. Find insulation, heating and water problems around your home using the camera attachment with the FLIR ONE app. Learn all about our new thermal camera lending program at this info session.

Registration required.

  • Wednesday, November 28 at 6:00 to 7:00 PM.

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