TALL Computer Classes

No cost Computer Classes & open lab sessions

Room 225 Owego-Apalachin Middle School, 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 

Sept 11, 12, 18, 25, 26, Oct 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17     6 to 8 pm  OR

Nov. 6, 7, 14, 14, 27, 28, Dec. 4, 5, 11, 13      6 to 8 pm        chose either session

A comprehensive 6 week course in the basics of Windows, an operating system. Instruction on how to organize files & folders using Microsoft Word 2013, create & format documents, and learn Excel 2013 to set-up speadsheets, input data, enter simple formulas, formate & modify spreadsheets.  Great for beginners & intermediates.

Open Labs 

Every Monday Evening 5:30-8:30 at OAMS Room 225    call 607 778-6406 for appt.

Every Monday 10 am to 1 pm and select Thursday afternoons 2-4 pm at Tioga Career Center    call TCC 607 687 8483 for appt.

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.

Using E-Mail Effectively   

Thursday, Sept. 13; Oct. 11; Nov. 29     6-8 each evening   chose any session

If 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-mail for business or personal use, and practice sending attachments, use thumb drives, send pictures  and more.  Hands-on instruction.

Applying for Jobs Online  

Thursday Oct. 4 or Thursday Nov. 15      6-8 pm   chose either session

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

Thursday Nov. 1 or Thursday Dec. 6   6-8 pm  chose either session

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 

Thursday Oct. 25   6-8 pm

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

Basics of Microsoft Powerpoint®  

Tuesday & Wednesday October 23 & 24  6-8 pm ATTEND BOTH EVENINGS

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  

Thurs. Sept 27 or Thurs Nov. 8   6-8 pm

Have a resume that needs updating?  Or need help creating one?  Get a jump start on the New Year by learning how to format or update your resume!