Computer Classes

Digital Literacy classes are available in English and Spanish. Our free classes introduce students to the Internet and Microsoft Word, as well as teach essential life skills like financial management and job readiness. Classes are instructor led with discussions, demonstrations, hands-on activities and personal practice time. Students who attend all four classes will receive a certificate celebrating their work.

English classes occur Saturdays at 1:15pm and 3:15pm.

Spanish classes occur Sundays at 1:15pm and 3:15pm.

Classes are for adults only. Children are not allowed in the computer labs while instruction is being offered. Registration is required and on a first come, first served basis. Individuals may register in person at the reference desk or by calling the library at 847-623-2041, ext 251..

Learn & Discover the Internet

Take our free class to learn how to navigate the internet! Here’s what you’ll learn:

  • definition of the internet
  • internet navigation
  • internet search
  • email
  • internet safety and security

Learn & Discover Microsoft Word

Take our free class to learn how to use Microsoft Word! Here’s what you’ll learn:

  • creating, saving and printing documents
  • formatting text and documents
  • spell check
  • creating lists through bullets and numbering
  • learning about the Microsoft ribbon
  • Create, save and print documents