Adult Digital Literacy Program

 

Connect Arkansas’s adult digital literacy program is aimed at adults throughout a 75 county area of Arkansas. The Adult Digital Literacy Program provides digital literacy training on a wide range of computer and technology topics ranging from Internet safety and security to setting up an email address. Below is the list of upcoming Digital Learning Classes:

 

Adult Digital Literacy Classes:

For classes in Pulaski County visit Central Arkansas Library System (CALS) or SeniorNet of Little Rock.

October 22 – Hempstead County Library, Hope; Computer Basics 1 (11 a.m. - noon); Computer Basics 2 (Noon – 1 p.m.); Internet and Email Basics (1 p.m. – 2 p.m.). The free, hands on classes walk through the very basics of computers, how to create and save documents, and make changes to the computers using the Control Panel.  The Internet and Email Basics class will cover how to get online, sign in to an email account as well as how to write an email. There is a limit of 5 students per hour-long class and students cannot sign up for more than one class. If people are interested, please contact Courtney McNiel at 870.777.4564.

October 23 – Texarkana Public Library; Computer Basics 2 (11 a.m. – noon); Internet Basics (Noon – 1 p.m.); PowerPoint (1 p.m. – 2 p.m.). The hands on classes will cover how to create and save a document, the basics of using the Internet and how to create a basic PowerPoint presentation. There is a limit of 5 people per one hour class and students cannot sign up for more than one class. If people are interested, please contact the library at 903.794.2149.

October 28 – Lake Village Library, Computer Basics 1 (11 a.m. – noon); Computer Basics 2(Noon – 1 p.m.); Computer and Internet FAQ (1 p.m. – 2 p.m.). The free, hands on, 1 hour long classes will cover the basics of a computer and mouse exercises. The last class will cover frequently asked questions on both computers and the internet. There is a limit of 5 people per one hour class and students may not sign up for more than one class. If people are interested, please contact Judi Fava at 870.265.6116.

October 29 – Ashdown Community Library, Computer Basics I (11 a.m. – noon); Internet and Email Basics (Noon – 1:00 p.m.); Facebook Basics (1:00 p.m. – 2 p.m.). The hands on classes will cover the basics of using a computer and mouse exercises.  The Internet and Email Basics class will cover how to get online, sign in to an email account as well as how to write an email. The Facebook Basics class will cover how to set up a Facebook account, how to log in, finding friends and making posts. There is a limit of 5 students per hour-long class and students may not sign up for more than one class. If people are interested, please contact the library at 870.898.3233.

October 30 – Barton Public Library in El Dorado, Computer Basics 1 (11 a.m.-noon); Computer Basics 2 (Noon – 1 p.m.); Internet and Email Basics (1 p.m. – 2 p.m.). The free, hands on, 1 hour long classes will cover the basics of using a computer. The Internet and Email Basics class will cover how to get online, sign in to an email account as well as how to write an email.  There is a limit of 5 students per hour-long class and students may not sign up for more than one class. If people are interested, please contact Nancy Arn at 870.863.5447.

 

Connect Arkansas has an additional adult training program targeted specifically toward seniors. Click here to learn more about the Senior Digital Literacy Program