Middleton Public Library
Address: 7425 Hubbard Avenue, Middleton, WI 53562
Phone: 608-831-5564     Email: info@midlibrary.org

TECHNOLOGY CLASSES


Wednesday May 25

Join us as we take a tour of all of the online databases that are accessible with your Middleton library card. We have so many resources that are right at your finger tips. This class will be live on Zoom.


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Wednesday June 8

Join us as we take a look at the newspaper resources Middleton Library provides online for all to use. There are many publications you can access right from home for free! This class will be live on Zoom.


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Wednesday June 22

Access to genealogy databases are available through the library. We will look at Ancestry, Heritage Quest, and others, as well as learn some BASIC tips and skills to search and view information to start your genealogy project. This class will be in the Friends Community Room.


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Wednesday July 13

Canva is a wonderful online designing tool that can help you make a wide range of things, from posters to business cards and tri-fold brochures to  birthday cards and wedding invitations. We will look at this web-based service and learn the basics to create things that you may not know how to make from scratch. This class will be live on Zoom. 


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Wednesday July 27

Adults can have fun with technology too! We will be playing with Mindstorm Lego Labs to build robots, and then control them with commands from laptops. All abilities are welcome, no need to be a tech whiz!


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  Some programs require pre-registration. To register for these free programs, call 608-827-7403, email info@midlibrary.org, or stop by at the library's lower level Reference Desk.

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DO-IT-YOURSELF LESSONS
Expand your computer skills with the  Learning Express Library
 

TECHNO MINUTES
One-on-One Computer Classes

Meet Amanda at the Reference Desk for a one-on-one tutorial session in one of our study rooms.  Sign up for these 30-minute-or-less computer classes by calling 827-7403, stopping by the library's Reference Desk, or emailing info@midlibrary.org.   E-readers and laptops are welcome at our sessions; please let staff know at sign-up if you plan to bring your own equipment.  All classes are free and open to the public!  Classes run year-round; please inquire about upcoming sessions.

Topics Include:
How to use a mouse
Help navigating the new LINKcat catalog
Signing up for an email/social networking account (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.)
Opening and attaching email files
Scanning photographs and basic editing
Accessing full-text magazine articles online
Sprucing up your resume with style formatting
Using Overdrive (e-books, downloadable audiobooks) on your computer or mobile device