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Computer Classes

Download the computer class schedule for all branches as a .pdf: 

Tech Team Quarterly Catalog

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

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Dorchester Road Regional

Programs and Assistance
Tech Talk: Facebook 101
Explore the major features of Facebook, like Timelines and the News Feed, as you discover how to connect with old friends and make new ones. Demonstration only. Registration not required.
Wednesday, March 4 from 2 - 3:30 p.m.

Tech Talk: Facebook 102
Learn how to make a Friends list, set up an Event, create a Group, design a Page for your business or organization and customize the News Feed. Demonstration only. Registration not required. 
Wednesday, March 18 from 2 - 3:30 p.m.

Tech Talk: Language Learning with Mango
Enjoy a demonstration of Mango Languages, a free program that features online lessons for 64 different languages. Demonstration only. No registration required.
Thursday, April 16 from 2-3 p.m.

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John's Island Regional  

Computer Fundamentals
Explore the basics of PC usage, learn the parts of the computer and use the mouse and keyboard to navigate Windows. Perfect for beginners or those seeking review.

Introduction to Computers
Monday, March 2 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Registration begins February 23 

Tuesday, April 7 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Registration begins March 31

Files Storage and Organization 
Monday, March 16 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 9

Using the Mouse and Keyboard
Monday, March 9 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 2 

Tuesday, April 14 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Registration begins April 7

Working with Windows
Tuesday, April 21 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Registration begins April 14

Exploring the Web
The Internet is a fascinating resource. Learn some effective search strategies and how to stay safe online. Completion of Computer Fundamentals is suggested.

Internet Basics
Monday, March 23 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 16 

Tuesday, April 28 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Registration begins April 21

Email Essentials
Monday, March 30 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 23

Microsoft Office 2013
Get to know the most popular Microsoft Office programs. Learn how to create, format and print attractive and effective documents, spreadsheets and presentations. Completion of Computer Fundamentals is suggested

Word 2013 Basics
Tuesday, March 3 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Registration begins February 24 

Monday, April 6 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 30

Excel 2013 Basics
Tuesday, March 17 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Registration begins March 10 

Monday, April 13 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 6

Access 2013: The Basics
Tuesday, March 31 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Registration begins March 24 

PowerPoint 2013: The Basics
Monday, April 27 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 20

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.

Word 2013: Beyond the Basics
Tuesday, March 10 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Registration begins March 3

Excel 2013: Beyond the Basics
Tuesday, March 24 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Registration begins March 17 

Mail Merge Magic
Monday, April 20 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins April 13

*Class space is limited to eight participants per session. 

Programs and Assistance

Tech Talk: Digital Music Demo
Learn how to stream music for free and how to download tracks from Amazon, iTunes and CCPL's Freegal. Discover how to convert CDs and sync mp3 players, too. Demonstration only. No registration required.
Wednesday, April 15 from 2-3:30 p.m.

Tech Talk: Cable-Free TV
Learn about some popular options for viewing shows and movies via the Web, including watching programs on your PC and connecting Web-enabled devices like Roku and Chromecast to your TV. Demonstration only. No registration required.
Wednesday, April 29 from 2-3:30 p.m.

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Mt. Pleasant Regional

Downloadables Help
Book-a-Librarian
Want to learn how to use CCPL's downloadable media, like e-books, audiobooks, music and magazines, on your tablet, phone, e-reader or laptop? Call 849-6161 to book a 30-minute appointment with a librarian. 
Throughout March

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

Introduction to Computers
Thursday, April 9 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Registration begins April 2

Using the Mouse and Keyboard
Thursday, April 16 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Registration begins April 9

Working with Windows
Thursday, April 23 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Registration begins April 16

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

Registration begins April 23

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Otranto Road Regional 

Computer Fundamentals
Discover the basics of PC usage, from learning the parts of the computer to using 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
Tuesday, March 3 from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Registration begins February 24

Using the Mouse and Keyboard
Tuesday, March 10 from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 3

Working with Windows
Tuesday, March 17 from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 10

File Storage and Organization
Tuesday, March 24 from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 17 

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
Tuesday, April 7 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Registration begins March 31

Resume Tips and Tools
Tuesday, April 14 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Registration begins April 7

PowerPoint 2013: The Basics
Tuesday, April 21 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Registration begins April 14

Excel 2013: The Basics
Tuesday, April 28 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Registration begins April 21

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St. Andrews Regional 

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 will also be covered. Completion of Computer Fundamentals is suggested.

Internet: The Basics
Thursday, March 5 from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Registration begins February 26

Internet: Beyond the Basics
Thursday, March 12 from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 5

Email Essentials
Thursday, March 19 from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 12

Online Job Searching
Thursday, March 26 from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 19

Downloadables Help
Book-a-Librarian
Want to learn how to use CCPL's downloadable media, like e-books, audiobooks, music and magazines, on your tablet, phone, e-reader or laptop? Call 766-2546 to book a 30-minute appointment with a librarian. 
Monday, March 23 between 1 - 3 p.m.

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Main Library, Second floor

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

Introduction to Computers
Wednesday, April 8 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 1

Using the Mouse and Keyboard
Wednesday, April 15 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 8

Working with Windows
Wednesday, April 22 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 15

File Storage and Organization
Wednesday, April 29 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 22

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 FundamentalsTuesday, April 14 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 7 is suggested.

Internet Basics
Wednesday, March 4 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Registration begins February 25 

Tuesday, April 7 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 31

Internet: Beyond the Basics
Wednesday, March 11 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Registration begins March 4 

Tuesday, April 14 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 7

Email Essentials
Wednesday, March 18 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Registration begins March 11

Tuesday, April 21 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 14

Online Job Searching
Tuesday, April 28 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 21

Web Page Design
Wednesday, March 25 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Registration begins March 18 

Google Drive
Thursday, April 30 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 23

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

Word 2013 Basics
Thursday, March 5 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Registration begins February 26 

Saturday, April 4 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins March 27

Excel 2013: The Basics
Thursday, March 19 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 12 

Saturday, April 11 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 4

PowerPoint 2013: The Basics 
Tuesday, March 3 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Registration begins February 24 

Saturday, April 18 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 11

Publisher 2013: The Basics
Tuesday, March 17 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 10 

Saturday, April 25 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 18

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

Word 2013: Beyond the Basics
Thursday, March 12 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 5

Excel 2013: Beyond the Basics
Thursday, March 26 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 19

PowerPoint 2013: Beyond the Basics
Tuesday, March 10 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 3

Publisher 2013: Beyond the Basics
Tuesday, March 24 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 17 

Resume Tips and Tools
Thursday, April 9 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins April 2

Tables and Forms
Thursday, April 16 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins April 9

Mail Merge Magic
Thursday, April 23 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins April 16

Fun with Photos
Learn how to organize, edit and share your photos effectively.

Digital Photos Basics
Saturday, March 7 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Registration begins February 28 

Friday, April 17 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 9

Digital Photos: Beyond the Basics
Saturday, March 14 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Registration begins March 7 

Friday, April 24 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 17

Tech Talk
Buying a Computer or Tablet
Discuss various types of computers, how to identify your price point, and which questions you should ask before making a big purchase. Demonstration only. Registration not required.

Monday, March 9 from 2 - 3:30 p.m.
Main Library, Meeting Room B

Programs and Assistance
Q&A with the CCPL Tech Team
Having a little trouble with your smartphone, tablet or laptop? Drop-in to have your questions answered during the following sessions. Additional appointments may be required.

Android Phones and Tablets: Friday, March 6 from 2:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Apple Phones and Tablets: Friday, March 13 from 2:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Windows 8 Laptops: Friday, March 20 from 2:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Main Library, Second Floor Classroom

Techshop: 20 Helpful iPad Tips
Bring your iPad (or come and watch) and practice 20 tips every iPad owner should know. Registration not required.|
Saturday, March 21 from 10 - 11:30 a.m.
Main Library, Meeting Room B

Tech Toy Box
Drop in, and take a look at some popular e-readers and tablets, like the Kindle Touch, Kindle Fire, Samsung Galaxy Tab and iPad. Just play and explore. Staff will be available to answer questions and offer assistance. Registration not required.
Monday, March 9 from 3:45 - 5 p.m.
Main Library, First Floor

Tech Talk: A Look at Windows 8.1
Don't be afraid of Windows' newest look. Learn how to customize the Start Screen and Taskbar to find programs and settings quickly. Explore the Charms Bar, and discover some helpful shortcuts, too. Demonstration only. No registration required.
Monday, April 13 from 5:30-7 p.m.
Meeting Room B

Tech Talk: Self-Publishing on the Web
Celebrate National Poetry Month, and learn how online tools have made self-publishing and distributing easier and less expensive than ever. Learn how to publish e-books for free and how to have a paper edition printed. Demonstration only. No registration required.
Wednesday, April 22 from 5:30-7 p.m.
Meeting Room B

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