Harnett County Public Library is offering a free technology training program at the Harnett County Resource Center & Library, located at 455 McKinney Parkway in Lillington. Classes will be offered to citizens free of charge September through November.
The Technology Training Passport Program at the Harnett County Public Library challenges new and not-so-new technology users to learn about a variety of computer topics at the library by earning rewards for attending classes.
The program will include the following classes:
- Computers for Beginners: Learn the basics of what a computer is and how to use it, including practice using a mouse and keyboard. No computer experience is required. Class will be offered on September 20 at 10:00 a.m. and September 21 at 5:30 p.m.
- Microsoft Word for Beginners: Learn how to create and edit a word processing document with Microsoft Word. You'll learn basic editing options including how to change text size and format, adjust line spacing, and align text. Class will be offered on October 11 at 10:00 a.m. and October 12 at 5:30 p.m.
- Files, Folders and Desktops: Learn how your computer is organized, including files and folders, and discover how to find what you're looking for. Experience using a mouse and keyboard is required. Class will be offered on November 1 at 10:00 a.m. and November 2 at 5:30 p.m.
- Microsoft Excel for Beginners: Learn how to create and edit a budget with Microsoft Excel. You’ll learn basic tasks such as adding text, basic formulas, and autofill. Class will be offered on November 29 at 10:00 a.m. and November 30 at 5:30 p.m.
Interested individuals can register for the classes by visiting harnett.libcal.com/calendar. Registration is not required but encouraged, as there will be a limited number of computers available for class attendees.
For more information on the Technology Training Passport Program, contact Harnett County Public Library at 910-893-3446 or visit harnett.org/library.