When using the computer in the Adult Computer Lab, if more time is needed, make sure to ask before time is up. All work will be lost once time runs out.
The computers in the Lab turn off 15 minutes before closing time. Weekdays at 6:45 p.m. and Saturdays at 3:45 p.m.
Classes on basic computer use and programs are held on a monthly schedule. Classes are held in the Computer Lab and are limited to 16 students per class. Classes meet on Tuesdays either from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. or 5 to 6 p.m. You may sign up for one day or multiple days, as you need. Days and dates are not absolute(S) until you register. If you are interested in any of these classes, please fill out one registration form for the class you wish to start with using the links below. Please be patient as we work to get you into a class as fast as we can. You must have been registered and contacted in order to come to class. For further information, please contact IT Coordinator at (936)-291-5485.
April - Free Basic Computer Classes
Want to get more comfortable with computers or update your skills? If so, then register for our Free Basic Computer Classes held at the Huntsville Public Library. Classes will be held from 11 to 12 p.m. or 5 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays in April. These classes will discuss using the mouse, typing, emailing, and Internet browsing. Class size is limited, and registration is required. A library card is needed to participate in the classes. If you don’t have a card, bring your ID! Adults 17 and older can register for classes or call the IT Reference Desk at 936-291-5485. For Morning classes register here and or Afternoon classes register here or for more information call the IT-Reference Desk at 936-291-5485.
April 2 - Introduction, How to use Mouse
April 9 - Typing
April 16 - How to access Desktop, windows and Internet browsers
April 23 - How to use Web Based E-mail
May - Hour of Code™
Is anyone ever too old to learn how to code? The Hour of Code™ is a global movement that aims to introduce coding to everyone, regardless of age or background. Participate this summer in the Hour of Code™ event - a fun introduction to computer science - at the Huntsville Public Library! This series of four classes for adults will be held from 11 to 12 p.m. on Thursdays begins May 9 in the Monday Computer Room.The hour-long sessions give attendees an opportunity to learn the basics of coding and aim to instill confidence to learn new technology. Activities require no prior experience and are designed to demystify "code" in a way that shows that anybody can learn the basics of computer science. Register here or call Jalpa Shah at 936-291-5485 for more information.