Use technology to research your family history! Our technology class on Monday, June 27th at 1:00pm will introduce you to Ancestry.com’s research, and how to use their special Library Edition to access free clues about your heritage.
This class is free but registration is required. Register online, in person at the Sidney Library main desk, or by calling us at 563-1200.
Have you used Microsoft Word before, but would like to learn tricks to make it easier? Perhaps you would like to learn better ways to edit and format your documents. If so, join us for a class in our Public Computing Center (PCC) on Thursday, June 16th at 4pm. Our class on Microsoft Word Tips & Tricks will help you feel more comfortable using Word.
This class is free but registration is required, and participants should have a little experience using Microsoft Word. This is not an introductory class.
Register online, in person at the Sidney Library main desk, or by calling us at 563-1200.
Join us on Wednesday, March 9th at 4pm to learn how to download ebooks for free through the library. If you have a smartphone, tablet, or e-reader (such as a Kindle or Nook), come join us! Participants should bring their device (fully charged), their library card, and library pin number.
This class is free but registration is required. Sign up in person at the library circulation desk, call us at 563-1200, or register online to save your spot.
Our next computer class, called Introduction to Email, will be held on Wednesday, February 24th at 4pm.
Would you (or someone you know) like some tips on how to use your email efficiently? This is a class for beginners or those who would like a refresher on email basics.
The class is free but registration is required. Register in person at the library or by calling us at 563-1200.
Get tech help at our Clean Your iPhone class on Monday, February 1st 2016 at 4pm in the library’s Public Computing Center (PCC). The class will guide you through checking settings on your iPhone or iPad with the goal of improving storage space and battery life.
**Participants should bring their iPhone or iPad, fully charged.
This class is free but registration is required. You can register online, by calling us at 563-1200, or in person at the library’s main desk.
Learn how to do simple graphic design for posters, Facebook, and more. We will be teaching a class on Canva, a website that makes graphic design easy. The class will be held on Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at 4pm. This class is free but registration is required. You can register online, in person at the library, or by calling 563-1200.
Do you have a child who would like play time on some of our technology? Join us on Tuesday December 29th 2015 from 2-5pm for Fun and Games Day in the Public Computing Center. Kids ages 5 and up can play games such as ABC Mouse or Minecraft, use an iPad, play on the Wii, or try out our LEGO Mindstorms robot. We will also have puzzles, board games, and crafts to do.
If you are reading this on our website or on Facebook, you are probably already comfortable using the internet. Do you know someone who would like to learn about computers and how to use the internet? Tell them about our Intro to the Internet class on Thursday, December 17th 2015 at 4pm. They will learn how to find and navigate the internet, including news, email, and games.
The class is free but registration is required. Participants can register in person at our circulation desk, or by calling us at 563-1200.
Want to find out how to transfer your digital photos so you can share or print them? Attend our free tech class on Monday October 26th, 2015 at 4pm. You will also get suggestions for photo apps. Be sure to bring your smartphone so you can try it for yourself!
The Free Your Photos class is open to the first ten people who register, either online, in person, or by calling us at 563-1200.