Learn Internet, Computer and eReader Skills at the Brighton Library

New classes and labs available starting in September at the Brighton District Library.

Do you want to learn more about your computer and how to use it? What about that Kindle, Nook or other eReader you’ve purchased or been gifted? Take the worry out of using these technologies by signing up for one of the many computer classes offered at the Brighton District Library. These classes are free and open to the public.

According to the United States Census Bureau, more than half of the homes in the United States have at least one computer. Having basic computer skills can make you more marketable when you are looking for a job, and more effective in the workplace. A computer can also make your relaxation time more pleasurable. Listen to music, talk with family and friends, or explore sites of interest to you.

Throughout the month of September, individuals can take classes about basic computing, introduction to the internet and how to use their eReader. For specific computer questions or problems, try our Open Computer Lab which meets every Wednesday from 3-5 p.m. Give it a try, you’ll improve your skills and learn new technology.

Open Computer Lab, Wed., 9/5, 9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 3:00-5:00 p.m.

Learn general computer skills at your own pace or come in with your specific computer problems. No registration required!

Basic Computing: From the On Button, Mon., 9/10, 1:00-2:20 p.m.

For the person who has seldom touched a computer, this class will cover basic hardware, terminology, and how to use a mouse. Registration begins 8/27.

eReader Lab, Wed., 9/12,  10:30-11:30 a.m.

Looking for some ebook assistance? Every 2nd Tuesday, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., we'll be hosting an ebook lab where you can get help with your eReader and The Download Destination. Drop-In.

Introduction to the Internet,Tues., 9/25, 2:00 pm - 3:30 p.m.

This class will discuss what the Internet is, what is required to get connected, and how to browse selected sites. Registration begins 9/11.

Individuals may register for these computer classes by calling 810-229-6571. The library is located at 100 Library Drive, Brighton, MI. Visit our website for a complete listing of programs and classes: brightonlibrary.info.



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