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April 17, 2013

Library hosts free computer classes

MOORE — The Moore Public Library announced its schedule of free computer classes for May.

Classes take place in the Computer Training Center of the library, 225 S. Howard Ave., and are free.

Space is limited, so register in advance either at the library, by calling 793-4349 or at the Events Calendar at

The May schedule features:

May 3, 9:30 a.m. –– Computer Basics: An introduction to the computer with practice using a mouse.

May 7, 9:30 a.m. ––Internet Basics Part 1: An introduction to the Internet. Learn basic browser and toolbar functions, and practice web surfing.

May 10, 9:30 a.m. –– Internet Basics Part 2: Go further on the Internet by learning tools and tips that help you search the Internet better and faster. Internet Basics Part 1 or equivalent is a pre-requisite.

May 14, 9:30 a.m. –– Email Basics: Learn the basics of using email, including reading, sending and deleting messages. Receive assistance with signing up for a free email address.

May 17, 9:30 a.m. –– Advanced Email: Learn advanced options of using email. Includes working with folders and attachments. Email Basics or equivalent is a prerequisite.

May 21, 9:30 a.m. –– eBay Basics: Selling –– Learn how to research items to sell on eBay, set your price, navigate shipping options and cash in. Intermediate computer skills recommended.

May 23, 6:30 p.m. –– Basic Microsoft Excel 2010: Very basic introduction to the spreadsheet software Microsoft Excel 2010. Includes creating a simple worksheet. Intermediate computer skills are recommended. Teens invited to Blackout Poetry

It’s poetry in a way you’ve never seen it at the Southwest Oklahoma City Public Library’s Teen Blackout Poetry program at 4 p.m. Tuesday in Rooms A&B of the library, 2201 SW 134th St.

The program is for tweens or teens, ages 10 to 18. They’ll take existing book pages and black out words to create their own unique poems.

Registration is required in advance to take part.

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