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.
EXCEL 2016: CREATING SPREADSHEETS
WEDNESDAYS, APRIL 11 & 18 AT 6:30 P.M.
$10. Learn the fundamentals of spreadsheet creation with Microsoft Excel in this two-session class. By the end of class, you won’t be intimidated by Excel. You’ll have created an exploding pie chart, line graph, as well as a personal budget for yourself. Register Here
BUILD A WEBSITE
THURSDAYS, APRIL 12, 19, & 26 AT 6:30 P.M.
$15. Whether it’s for your business or just for fun, make your best impression online with an attractive, highly functional website. By the end of the class, you’ll have designed and built a basic website that incorporates text, sound, images, hyperlinks, plug-ins, and social media interactivity. Register Here
ADVANCED EXCEL 2016: VLOOKUP AND PIVOT TABLES
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25 AT 6:30 P.M.
$5. Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2016. Topics include creating Pivot Tables and using the VLOOKUP function. Register Here
ADOBE PHOTOSHOP: AN INTRODUCTION
WEDNESDAYS, MAY 2, 9, & 16 AT 6:30 P.M.
$15. This three-session class covers the basics of photo enhancement and manipulation using Photoshop CC & Photoshop Elements. Improve skin tone, whiten teeth, create a digital collage, and more. Register Here
ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR: AN INTRODUCTION
THURSDAYS, MAY 10 & 17 AT 6:30 P.M.
$10. Learn the basics of Adobe’s vector graphic creation program and how to create sensational digital art for print, video, and web. Register Here
POWERPOINT 2016: AN INTRODUCTION
WEDNESDAYS, MAY 23 & 30 AT 6:30 P.M.
$10. Learn the fundamentals of slideshow creation with Microsoft PowerPoint in this two-session class. By the end of class, you’ll have created a multi-slide presentation with notes. Register Here
FRIDAY, MAY 25 AT 2:30 P.M.
$5. Become a Twitter pro as we create an account, compose tweets, and connect with friends. By the end of class, you’ll have created a Twitter account, navigated Twitter’s interface, understand Twitter’s terminology, and posted your first Tweet. Register Here
2 Hours Free Parking in Chester Street Deck.
Metered street parking around Library
Free Parking on Sundays
Monday to Thursday
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday and Saturday
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
12:00 pm - 5:00pm
May 26-28 - Memorial Day Weekend
July 4 - Independence Day
September 1-3 - Labor Day Weekend
Monday - Thursday
9:30am - 9:00pm
Friday & Saturday
12:00pm - 5:00pm
Baldwin Public Library
300 W. Merrill St.
Birmingham, MI 48009
Check Out Our Digital Services
Baldwin has thousands of titles that you can watch, read, and listen to on your computer or mobile device - all without having to set foot in the library.