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.

April 14 – Montgomery County Library, Mt. Ida, Computer Basics 1 (11 a.m. – noon), FAQ (Noon – 1 p.m., 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.). The free, hands on, 1 hour long classes will cover the basics of computers and frequently asked questions on both computers and the Internet. There is a limit of 5 students per hour-long class. If people are interested, please contact Joann Whisenhunt at (870) 867-3812.

April 15 – Pope County Public Library; Computer and Internet FAQ (10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m.-12:30p.m.; 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.; 2:00p.m.-3:00p.m.). The hands on class will cover frequently asked questions on both computers and the internet. There is a limit of 5 people per one hour class. If people are interested, please contact the library at (479) 968-4368.

April 16 – Faulkner County Public Library in Conway, Computer and Internet FAQ (10 a.m.-11 a.m.; 11 a.m. – Noon; 1 p.m.-2 p.m.; 2 p.m.-3 p.m.). The hands on class will cover frequently asked questions on both computers and the internet. There is a limit of 5 people per one hour class. If people are interested, please contact Nancy at 501.327.7482.

April 16 - Hampton Public Library, Computer and Internet FAQ (Noon – 1 p.m.; 1 p.m.-2 p.m.; 2 p.m.-3 p.m.; 3 p.m.-4 p.m.). The hands on class will cover frequently asked questions on both computers and the internet. There is a limit of 5 people per one hour class. If people are interested, please contact Brenda Barfell at 870.798.4492.

April 21 – Eudora Public Library, Computer Basics I (11 a.m. – noon); Computer Basics 2 (Noon – 1 p.m.); Frequently Asked Questions (1 p.m. – 2 p.m.). The hands on classes will cover the very basics of computers including the parts, functions and mouse exercises. The FAQ class will cover frequently asked questions on both computers and the internet. There is a limit of 5 students per hour-long class. If people are interested, please contact Mary Bates at 870-355-2450.

April 22 – Izard County Library in Melbourne, Computer and Internet FAQ (11 a.m.-noon; Noon – 1 p.m.; 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.). The free, hands on, 1 hour long classes will cover students’ questions about the internet or computers. There is a limit of 5 students per hour-long class. If people are interested, please contact Tammi at (870) 368-7467.

April 24 - Dumas Public Library, Computer and Internet FAQ (11 a.m.-noon; Noon – 1 p.m.; 1 p.m.-2 p.m.). The hands on class will cover frequently asked questions on both computers and the internet. There is a limit of 5 people per one hour class. If people are interested, please contact Alice Branson at (870) 382-5763.

April 29 – Arkansas River Valley Regional Library, Dardanelle, Computer Basics I (10 a.m. – 11 a.m.), Computer Basics II (11 a.m. – noon). There is a limit of 5 students per hour-long class and students cannot sight up for more than one class. If people are interested, please contact Donna Evans at (479) 229-4418.

April 29 – Yell County Library, Danville, Computer Basics I (1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.); Word Basics (2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.). There is a limit of 5 students per hour-long class and students cannot sight up for more than one class. If people are interested, please contact Stacy Laurie at (479) 495-2911.

April 30 – Texarkana Public Library; Internet Basics (11 a.m. – noon); Computer Basics 1 (Noon – 1 p.m.); Facebook (1 p.m. – 2 p.m.). The hands on classes will cover the basics of using the internet, the very basics of computers including the parts, functions and mouse exercises. The Facebook class will cover how to use a Facebook account and students must have a working email address for the class. 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.

 

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