Computer/Web: anytime, any location, all ages

All Library locations will be closed on Monday, July 4, for Independence Day.

If you require ADA accommodation to utilize Library services or attend events, please notify the Library office at least 48 hours in advance at 816.701.3400.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Did you know that your public library offers free access to online music, ebooks, digital magazines, streaming movies, and more? Come and join us for an informative look at some of the digital library services that are available for free through the Kansas City Public Library. Feel free to bring your own electronic device but it is not required.

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Saturday, July 2, 2016

Learn more about getting around on your computer in this class, which offers insights into hardware and software components.


Tuesday, July 5, 2016
9:30am @ Plaza Branch

It is hard to keep text and numbers separate, but an Excel spreadsheet can help manage them both. Excel makes it easier to gather, store, and manage all the text, numbers, and charts that are important in personal and business accounts. Click here to register.


Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Not all spam comes in a can! In this class we will learn what a user name is and what makes a good password, and then use this information to set up an email account. We'll learn to send emails and delete emails. We'll also learn what spam is and how to respond to it in a safe way.

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Saturday, July 9, 2016

Learn what the Internet and your Internet browser can do for you!


Tuesday, July 12, 2016
9:30am @ Plaza Branch

Learn more about getting around on your computer in this class, which will offer insights into hardware and software components and their uses. Click here to register.


Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Would you like to have your resume ready anytime and almost where you go in the world? With Google drive you can, and much more. In this introductory class we will explain cloud storage, uploading and downloading to Google drive and sharing files with other Google users.

Basic computer skills and a Gmail account is recommended.

Please CLICK HERE to register


Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Bring your own device to a class where we will learn about our e-book and audiobook service, Overdrive. We’ll start by downloading the Overdrive App to your computer or device. We will then learn how to use Overdrive to search for an item and download it to your device. There will be time for individual help for attendees.

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Saturday, July 16, 2016

Sign up for a free e-mail account and follow along with this tutorial that teaches the ins and outs of sending and receiving email, as well as how to organize your messages.


Tuesday, July 19, 2016
9:30am @ Plaza Branch

Learn what the Internet and your Internet browser can do for you. This class focuses on the basics of online navigation and searching. Click here to register.


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