Computer Classes

All are welcome to attend our FREE computer classes. Keyboard and mouse proficiency and advance registration is required. iCan Lab registration is limited to 7 patrons for hands-on participation in each class. Sign Up Today!


Using Your Android Tablet

Bring your fully charged android tablet and learn to download ebooks, fun apps and more! Please bring your charging cord.

June 5                                   Tuesday                                      7-8:30pm
June 9                                   Saturday                                    10-11:30am


Using Your iPad

Bring your fully charged iPad and learn to use your tablet’s settings, apps, web browser, and much more. Please bring your charging cord.

June 12                                 Tuesday                                      7-8:30pm
June 16                                 Saturday                                    10-11:30am


Fun with Pinterest

Do you have a Pinterest account but aren’t sure how to use it? In this hands on class discover how to use Pinterest to its fullest potential to find recipes, organize, redecorate, plan an event and more. An existing Pinterest account is recommended.

June 23                                 Saturday                                   10-11:30am


Using Your iPhone:  Part 1

Learn basic tips and tricks for using your iPhone.  Don’t forget to bring your fully charged phone  to class! Please bring your charging cord.

June 26                                Tuesday                                     7-8:30pm
June 30                                Saturday                                   10-11:30am


Using Your iPhone:  Part 2

Go beyond the basics to learn more tips and tricks for using your iPhone. Please bring your charging cord.

July 3                                     Tuesday                                 7-8:30pm
July 7                                     Saturday                               10-11:30am


Using Your Android Phone: Part 1

Learn basic tips and tricks for using your Android smartphone.  Don’t forget to bring it to class! Please bring your charging cord.

July 10                                   Tuesday                                 7-8:30pm
July 14                                   Saturday                               10-11:30am


Beginning Computing With Windows 10

Improve your Windows 10 beginning computing skills by learning how to launch programs; create, rename, and delete files or folders; organize your desktop and more.

July  21                                  Saturday                               10-11:30am


Using Your Android Smart Phone:  Part 2

Go beyond the basics to more learn more tips and tricks for using your Android smartphone. Please bring your charging cord.

July 24                                   Tuesday                                 7-8:30pm
July 28                                   Saturday                               10-11:30am


Removing Pictures from Your Phone

Learn how to delete photos from your phone to free up valuable storage space.  We’ll also talk about popular cloud storage sites for your treasured photos. Please bring your charging cord and flash drive (or password for your cloud storage account) to class!

July 31                                    Tuesday                                7-8:30pm
August 4                                Saturday                              10-11:30am


Facebook Beyond the Basics

This class will cover how to use your Facebook account to connect with others and change your privacy settings to protect your information. Familiarity with existing Facebook account recommended.

August 7                               Tuesday                                  7-8:30pm
August 11                             Saturday                                10-11:30am


Intro to Twitter

Understand how to set up a Twitter account, find people and organizations to follow, and use the right tools to integrate Twitter into your daily life.

August 14                             Tuesday                                  7-8:30pm
August 18                             Saturday                                10-11:30am


LinkedIn

Learn what LinkedIn is and the basics of creating an account.

August 25                            Saturday                                 10-11:30am


Cloud Storage

Tired of saving to your flash drive or email?  Learn to save your documents and photos to the cloud and you’ll have access to your files from any computer.

August 28                             Tuesday                                  7-8:30pm
September 1                       Saturday                                 10-11:30am


iCan Lab

Glenwood and Lynwood’s Got Talent
All Summer Long

Help us to create  a You Tube channel to display the talent in our community!  Use our soundproof iCan lab to record your performance and submit the video for a chance to win a prize.  If you need help, call the library to schedule a one-on-one appointment with our iCan Lab Specialist, Marcus.

An example of performances include reciting poetry, song, playing instruments, acting, etc. No explicit language, please.  All videos must be submitted to reference@glpld.org by September 1.   Visit our website (glpld.org) beginning September 15 for the link to vote for your favorite video.  The winner will be announced on October 1.


Spoken Word/Rap Battle
2nd Saturday of the Month:  June 9, July 14, & August 11
2-4pm

Perform three 2:30 rounds of competitive poetry against another patron for a chance to win a prize.  Each performance would be added to our YouTube content. Advance registration is required.  Ages 14 and up.