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Technology Training

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Tech Team Quarterly Catalog

Please call (843) 805-6885 to register for classes. 

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Computer Fundamentals
Explore the basics of PC usage, learn the parts of the computer and how to use the mouse and keyboard to navigate windows. Discover how to save and organize files, too. Perfect for beginners or those seeking review.

Introduction to Computers
John's Island Regional Library
Monday, May 4 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. 
Registration begins April 27

Main Library
Tuesday, May 5 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 28

John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, June 2 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Registration begins May 26

Main Library
Saturday, June 6 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins May 30

Using the Mouse and Keyboard
John's Island Regional Library
Monday, May 11 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. 

Registration begins May 4

Main Library
Tuesday, May 12 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins May 5

John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, June 9 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Registration begins June 2

Main Library
Saturday, June 13 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins June 6

Working with Windows
Main Library
Tuesday, May 19 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins May 12

Main Library
Saturday, June 20 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins June 13

File Storage and Organization
Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
Thursday, April 30 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Registration begins April 23

Main Library
Tuesday, May 26 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins May 19

John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, June 16 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Registration begins June 9

Main Library
Saturday, June 27 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins June 20

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Exploring the Web
The Internet is a fascinating resource. Learn some effective search strategies and how to stay safe online. Specific topics like email and job searching also will be covered. Completion of Computer Fundamentals is suggested.

Internet: The Basics
Otranto Road Regional Library
Tuesday, May 5 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 28
 
Main Library
Wednesday, May 6 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 29
 
John's Island Regional Library
Monday, May 18 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. 
Registration begins May 11

Main Library
Thursday, June 4 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins May 28

John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, June 23 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Registration begins June 16

Internet: Beyond the Basics
Otranto Road Regional Library
Tuesday, May 12 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Registration begins May 5

Main Library
Wednesday, May 13 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins May 6

Main Library
Thursday, June 11 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins June 4

Email Essentials
Otranto Road Regional Library
Tuesday, May 19 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins May 12

Main Library
Wednesday, May 20 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins May 13

Main Library
Thursday, June 18 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins June 11

John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, June 30 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Registration begins June 23

Online Job Searching
Otranto Road Regional Library
Tuesday, May 26 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins May 19 

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Microsoft Office 2013: The Basics
Get to know the most popular Microsoft Office programs. Learn how to create, format and print attractive documents, spreadsheets, slide shows and publications. Completion of Computer Fundamentals is suggested.

Word 2013: The Basics
John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, May 5 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Registration begins April 28

Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
Thursday, May 7 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 30

Main Library
Friday, May 15 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins May 8

John's Island Regional Library
Monday, June 1 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins May 26

Main Library
Tuesday, June 2 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins May 26

Excel 2013: The Basics
John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, May 12 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Registration begins May 5

Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
Thursday, May 14 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins May 7

Main Library
Friday, May 22 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins May 15

John's Island Regional Library
Monday, June 15 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins June 8

Main Library
Tuesday, June 23 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins June 16

PowerPoint 2013: The Basics
Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
Thursday, May 21 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins May 14

Main Library
Friday, May 29 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins May 22

Main Library
Tuesday, June 16 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins June 9

Publisher 2013: The Basics
John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, May 19 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Registration begins May 12

Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
Thursday, May 28 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins May 21

Main Library
Wednesday, June 17 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins June 10

John's Island Regional Library
Monday, June 29 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins June 22

Access 2013: The Basics
Main Library
Thursday, May 7 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 30

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More with Office 2013
Expand your knowledge of Microsoft Office 2013. Learn new formatting options and helpful shortcuts as you create documents, spreadsheets, slide shows and publications. Completion of Office 2013: The Basics is suggested.

Mail Merge Magic
Main Library
Saturday, May 16 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins May 9

Word 2013: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Saturday, May 2 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 25

Main Library
Friday, June 5 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins May 29

John's Island Regional Library
Monday, June 8 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins June 1

Excel 2013: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Saturday, May 9 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins May 2

Main Library
Friday, June 19 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins June 12

John's Island Regional Library
Monday, June 22 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins June 15

PowerPoint 2013: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Saturday, May 23 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins May 16

Main Library
Friday, June 26 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins June 19

Publisher 2013: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Saturday, May 30 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins May 23

Access 2013: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Thursday, May 14 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins May 7

Resume Tips and Tools
Main Library
Tuesday, June 9 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins June 2

Tables and Forms
Main Library
Friday, June 12 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins June 5

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Fun with Photos
Explore some common features of digital cameras, and learn how to transfer, organize, edit and share photos effectively. Completion of Computer Fundamentals and Exploring the Web is suggested.

Digital Photos: The Basics
Main Library
Thursday, May 21 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins May 14 

Main Library
Wednesday, June 3 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins May 27

Digital Photos: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Thursday, May 28 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins May 21

Main Library
Wednesday, June 10 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins June 3

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Programs and Assistance

Techshop: 20 Helpful Android Tips
Bring your Android tablet or smartphone (or come and watch), and practice 20 tips every Android owner should know. No registration required.
Monday, May 4 from 2-3:30 p.m.
Main Library, Second Floor Classroom

Q&A: Android
Having a little trouble with your smartphone or tablet? Drop in to have your questions answered by the CCPL Tech Team. Additional appointments may be required.
Monday, May 4 from 3:30-5 p.m.
Main Library, Second Floor Classroom

Tech Talk: OverDrive eBooks and Audiobooks
Get an overview of CCPL's OverDrive catalog, and practice finding and downloading eBooks and audiobooks. Demonstration only. No registration required.
Wednesday, May 6 from 2-3:30 p.m.
St. Andrews Regional Library

Techshop: 20 Helpful iPad Tips
Bring your iPad (or come and watch), and practice 20 tips every iPad owner should know. No registration required.
Monday, May 18 from 2-3:30 p.m.
Main Library, Second Floor Classroom

Q&A: Apple
Having a little trouble with your iPhone, iPad or Mac? Drop in to have your questions answered by the CCPL Tech Team. Additional appointments may be required.
Monday, May 18 from 3:30-5 p.m.
Main Library, Second Floor Classroom

Tech Talk: Zinio Magazines
CCPL offers free access to hundreds of downloadable magazines through Zinio. Take a look at the collection, and learn how to download the publications you want. Demonstration only. No registration required.
Wednesday, May 20 from 2-3:30 p.m.
St. Andrews Regional Library

Tech Talk: Internet Security Tips and Tactics
Learn about the most common types of Internet threats, and find out how to stay protected while you search the web and work with email. Demonstration only. No registration required.
Wednesday, May 27 from 2-3:30 p.m.
Main Library, Second Floor Classroom

Manage Your Digital Bookshelf with Goodreads

Keep track of what you and your friends are reading with Goodreads, a growing online community of book lovers. Learn how to create a free profile, search for friends, add books you've read and find your next great book.
Main Library
Wednesday, June 24 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins June 17

Main Library
Wednesday, June 24 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins June 17

Tech Talk: Facebook 101
Explore the major features of Facebook, like Timelines and the News Feed, and discover how to connect with old friends and make new ones. Review security settings, and learn how to manage your friends lists, too. Demonstration only. Registration not required.
Main Library, Meeting Room B
Monday, June 1 from 2-3:30 p.m.

Small Business Tech Talk Series: Planning a Website
Want to create a website for yourself or your business? Learn how to create a traditional website, as well as some free alternatives. Learn about domain names, hosting services, design templates and more. This class is offered in partnership with CCPL's Business Center. Demonstration only. Registration not required.
Main Library, Classroom
Wednesday, June 10 from 6-7:30 p.m.

Tech Talk: Twitter 101
Learn the ins and outs of Twitter, one of the fastest growing social networking sites. Discover how to read and post tweets and how to follow friends, celebrities and businesses. Demonstration only. Registration not required.
Main Library, Meeting Room B
Monday, June 15 from 2-3:30 p.m.

Small Business Tech Talk Series: Email Marketing with MailChimp
Grab your customers' attention with newsletters from MailChimp. This free service allows you to design newsletter campaigns and efficiently manage your mailing lists. Learn how to use templates, import contacts and send a newsletter. This class is offered in partnership with CCPL's Business Center. Demonstration only. Registration not required.
Main Library, Computer Classroom
Wednesday, June 17 from 6-7:30 p.m.

Tech Talk: LinkedIn 101
Discover how to manage your professional identify with LinkedIn. Connect with other professionals, and gain access to job listings, corporate news and business insights. Demonstration only. Registration not required.
Main Library, Meeting Room B
Monday, June 29 from 2-3:30 p.m. 

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