300 W. Merrill St. Birmingham, MI 48009 | (248) 647-1700

Computer Classes

Our world is increasingly a digital one. If you’re having trouble keeping up — or just want to expand on what you already know — get up to speed with the computer classes at the Library. From basic skills to social-media tips and design programs, everything you need to thrive online is here.

All computer classes are in our first-floor computer lab and most require a basic understanding of computer functions and language. Registration is required and can be completed online via the links below, or by calling 248-554-4650. 

August Classes

GOOGLE SLIDES

THURSDAY, AUGUST 25 AT 3:00 P.M.
REGISTER HERE FOR THIS FREE VIRTUAL PROGRAM

Create and share an online slideshow with Google Slides, a solid alternative to PowerPoint. Registration required. Once registered, you will receive a Zoom link a half hour before class.

ONLINE PHOTO EDITING

SATURDAY, AUGUST 27 AT 3:00 P.M.
REGISTER HERE FOR THIS FREE VIRTUAL PROGRAM

Crop, edit, and apply effects to improve your photos with free and powerful online software. Once registered, you will receive a Zoom link a half hour before class.

September Classes

CHECK OUT EBOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 1 AT 3:00 P.M.
REGISTER HERE FOR THIS FREE VIRTUAL PROGRAM

Learn how to check out eBooks and eAudiobooks from the Library with your BPL card. Once registered, you will receive a Zoom link a half hour before class.

BUILD A WEBSITE

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 14, & 21 AT 7:00 P.M.
REGISTER HERE FOR THIS FREE VIRTUAL PROGRAM

Create a basic website with text, sound, images, hyperlinks, and more in this three-session class. Once registered, you will receive a Zoom link a half hour before class.

MICROSOFT WORD

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 AT 3:00 P.M.
REGISTER HERE FOR THIS FREE VIRTUAL PROGRAM

Learn document creation and word processing with Microsoft Word. Once registered, you will receive a Zoom link a half hour before class.

GOOGLE DOCS

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 AT 3:00 P.M.
REGISTER HERE FOR THIS FREE VIRTUAL PROGRAM

Learn the fundamentals of word processing and document collaboration with Google Docs. Once registered, you will receive a Zoom link a half hour before class.

SOCIAL NETWORKING FOR SENIORS: FACEBOOK

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 AT 3:00 P.M.
REGISTER HERE FOR THIS FREE VIRTUAL PROGRAM

Learn the essentials of Facebook for safe social networking. Once registered, you will receive a Zoom link a half hour before class.

NYT & WSJ FROM HOME

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29 AT 3:00 P.M.
REGISTER HERE FOR THIS FREE VIRTUAL PROGRAM

Learn how to access popular newspapers, including The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal with your BPL card.

Location - View Map

300 W. Merrill St.
Birmingham, MI 48009

Library Hours

Monday–Thursday: 9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Friday & Saturday: 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Sunday: 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Upcoming Holiday Closures

Wednesday, November 23: Closed at 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, November 24: Closed for Thanksgiving

Library Hours

Monday – Thursday
9:30am – 9:00pm

Friday & Saturday
9:30am -5:30pm

Sunday
12:00pm – 5:00pm

Baldwin Public Library

300 W. Merrill St.

Birmingham, MI 48009

248-647-1700

 

Free Two-Hour Parking in Chester Street Deck

Metered street parking around Library

Free Parking on Sundays

 

248-647-1700

300 W. Merrill St.
Birmingham, MI 48009

Library Hours:

Monday – Thursday: 9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Friday & Saturday: 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Sunday: 12:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Holiday Closures:

Wednesday, November 23: Closed at 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, November 24: Closed for Thanksgiving

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