Computer Classes

Note on Computer Lab Usage: 

  • When using the computer in the Adult Computer Lab, if more time is needed, make sure to ask before time is up. All work will be lost once time runs out.
  • The computers in the Lab turn off 15 minutes before closing time. Weekdays at 6:45 p.m. and Saturdays at 3:45 p.m. 

Computer Programs

Classes on basic computer use and programs are held on a monthly schedule. Classes are held in the Computer Lab and are limited to 16 students per class. Classes meet on Tuesdays either from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. or 5 to 6 p.m. You may sign up for one day or multiple days, as you need. Days and dates are not absolute(s) until you register. If you are interested in any of these classes, please fill out one registration form for the class you wish to start with using the links below. Please be patient as we work to get you into a class as fast as we can. You must have been registered and contacted in order to come to class. For further information, please contact Bella Abril at (936)-291-5485 or by email at babril@huntsvilletx.gov.

In April...

Intermediate Computer Classes
Boost your computer knowledge with Intermediate Computer Classes hosted by the Huntsville Public Library! Classes will be weekly on Tuesdays at 10:30 am starting April 3rd in the Adult Computer Lab. These hour long classes will feature how to create and save files, move files into folders, delete file types, and download files and programs. Class size is limited and registration is required. A library card is needed to participate in the classes. If you don’t have a card, bring your ID! Adults 17 and older can register below or call the IT Reference Desk at 936-291-5485.


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Social Media Class


Want to connect with long-distance family members or business coworkers outside of work? How about finding craft and baking ideas online? If you answered yes, then come to the Social Media Class from 5 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays in April at the Huntsville Public Library! Learning how to use social media sites could help improve both your technology and networking skills. The four networks that will be taught are Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, and Pinterest. Facebook is a social networking website where people can connect with friends and family around the world; LinkedIn is like Facebook, but for the business community; YouTube is a video-sharing website; and Pinterest is an application designed to find and discover ideas for anything. Adults 17 and older can learn about these applications. Class size is limited and registration is required. Register below or contact Bella Abril at 936-291-5485 for more information.

In May...

Cell Phone Class
Did you recently upgrade to the latest smartphone but have no clue how to use it? Come
to the Huntsville Public Library and let us help you master your phone in these FREE Cell phone
Classes! This series of four classes begins at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 1 in the Board Room.
These hour-long sessions will teach the fundamentals of smartphones, how to use an iPhone,
how to use an Android, and how to operate cell phone applications. This program is for adults 17
years or older and a library card is required to attend class. Class size is limited, and registration
is required. You can register below. For more information, call Jalpa
Shah, IT Coordinator, at 936-291- 5485.

Canva Classes
Need to make flyers for your business or organization but have limited time? Want to
spice up your social media feed with stunning graphics even without much background on
design? You can do this and more with Canva - an Australian-based free graphic design website!
Come learn this user-friendly tool at the Huntsville Public Library from 5 to 6 p.m. on Tuesdays,
starting May 1 in the Board Room. This FREE four-week course will introduce the basic tools
used to design, the strategic use of color and font, how to make the best of layouts, and advanced
tips to expedite your design process. This program is for adults 17 years or older and a library
card is required to attend class. Class size is limited, and registration is required. You can register
below. For more information, call Bella Abril, IT Coordinator, at
936-291- 5485.

April

Intermediate Computer Classes at 10:30 am - Register here

April 3 - Create and Save Files

April 10 - Move Files into Folders

April 17 - Delete File Types

April 24 - Download Files and Programs

Social Media Classes at 5 pm - Register here

April 3 - Facebook

April 10 - LinkedIn

April 17 - YouTube

April 24 - Pinterest

May

Cell Phone Classes at 10:30 am - Register here

May 1 - The fundamentals of smartphones

May 8 - How to use an iPhone

May 15 - How to use an Android

May 22 - How to operate cell phone applications

Canva Classes at 5 pm - Register here

May 1 - Basic Design Tools

May 8 - Colors and Fonts

May 15 - How to Make the Best of Layouts

May 22 - Advanced tips to expedite your design process