TALL Computer Classes

No cost Computer Classes & open lab sessions

At Tioga Career Center, Room 287, Owego Free Academy (OFA), Sheldon Guile Blvd, Owego

Dates of Courses, Workshop, or Open Lab Time  

 * For Full Description of Courses, see schedule available at the library or call Literacy Volunteers of Broome/Tioga Counties, Inc. at (607) 778-6406  


Basics of Microsoft® Windows 7 & Microsoft® Word 

July 10, 11, 12  9 am to noon or August 14, 15, 16   chose either session

This comprehensive session covers the basics of Windows, using this operating system on how to organize files & folders using Microsoft Word 2013, create & format documents.  Great for beginners.

Open Lab Mondays at Tioga Career Center 

@ OFA Rm 287:  July 9, 16, 23, 30, August 6, 13, 20, 27  

 Come in and access high speed internet, practice keyboarding, format (type) your resume, or utilize any of the Microsoft Office programs. Staff available to assist students.

TCC Mon. 9 am -1 pm – call Tioga Career Center for info 607-687-8483

Basics of Microsoft Excel

July 24, 25, 26  9 am -noon

Learn to work with MS Excel, a spreadsheet program.  Input data, enter simple formulas, format & modify spreadsheets.  Great for beginners and intermediates.

Using E-Mail Effectively   

July 17 or July 31  chose either session

Whether you have never used e-mail, or would like practice using your e-mail account, this workshop will cover all the basics.  Students will learn how to use web-based e-mailfor business or personal use, and practice sending attachments, use thumb drives, send pictures and more.  Hands-on instruction.

Applying for Jobs Online  

July 19  9 am – noon

Looking for employment?  Have questions navigating web sites when applying for jobs? This workshop will offer tips on how to apply for jobs online, with hands on practice.  For both novice and experienced job seekers.
Social Networking – Using Facebook  

August 9  9 am – noon

Learn how to use this popular social media site. Howe to set up an account, build your profile, add pictures, likes & comments.  Do you know how to keep your profile private? This workshop will further explore the use of settings, privacy and account management.  Bring your questions.

Basics of Microsoft® Publisher 

August 8  9 am -11 am

Work with Publisher, a visually powerful desktop publishing program.  Create cars, newsletters, fliers, business publications, holiday greeting letters, resumes, etc.

Basics of Microsoft Powerpoint®  

Wednesday & Thursday August 1 & 2  9 am – 11 am  Attend both mornings

Work with PowerPoint, a program designed to create and give presentations.  Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word is helpful, but not required.  Students will be able to create a presentation by the end of class.

Resume Success  

Wednesday July 18 or Tuesday August 7   9 am – noon

Have a resume that needs updating?  Or need help creating one?  Learn the necessary tools in learning how to format or update your own resume!