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The library offers free, hands-on computer classes for IPPL cardholders. Click on a class title below for more information and to register. Questions? Call 630/887-8760 ext. 239.

Upcoming Classes

  • Intro to PowerPoint
    When: Tuesday, May 03, 2016 6:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Learn to create and run a basic slide show with text and graphics using PowerPoint in this two-part class.

    Register starting Feb. 22 online, by phone at 630/887-8760 ext. 239, or at the Adult Ask Us Desk. 

  • Intro to Windows 10
    When: Wednesday, May 04, 2016 7:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District

    Bring your own device. Learn the new features of Windows 10. Class covers the start menu, Cortana, and Edge Browser. 

    These classes will take place at the Microsoft Store in Oak Brook, 49 Oakbrook Center.

    Register starting Feb. 22 online, by phone at 630/887-8760 ext. 239, or at the Adult Ask Us Desk.

  • Ask an Excel Expert
    When: Thursday, May 05, 2016 7:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Lobby

    Have a question about a formula or your spreadsheet? Stop by and get answers solved with our expert.
  • Action Figure Design
    When: Saturday, May 07, 2016 11:00 AM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    For adults and kids grades 5 and up. Design your very own custom action figure using 3D design software and print it out on the library's 3D printer. Limited to 10 people. 
  • Comic Book Hero Workshop
    When: Saturday, May 07, 2016 1:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    For ages 9-14. Local comic book author Martinez E-B will lead a workshop on how to create your own comic hero that can change the world. 
  • Intro to PowerPoint
    When: Tuesday, May 10, 2016 6:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Learn to create and run a basic slide show with text and graphics using PowerPoint in this two-part class.

    Register starting Feb. 22 online, by phone at 630/887-8760 ext. 239, or at the Adult Ask Us Desk. 

  • Intermediate Excel
    When: Thursday, May 12, 2016 6:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Go beyond the basics of Excel and improve your spreadsheet skills. Learn formulas and more in this two hour class. 

    Register starting Feb. 22 online, by phone at 630/887-8760 ext. 239, or at the Adult Ask Us Desk.
  • Super Smash Bros. WiiU
    When: Friday, May 13, 2016 6:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Test your Smash Bros. skills against opponents on the Wii U.
  • Intro to Word
    When: Saturday, May 14, 2016 9:30 AM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Learn to create, save, and name a document, plus how to format text.

    Register starting Feb. 22 online, by phone at 630/887-8760 ext. 239, or at the Adult Ask Us Desk. 

  • Anime Addicts
    When: Monday, May 16, 2016 6:30 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Do you enjoy anime and Japanese snacks? If so, join us!
  • iPad/iPhone - Editing & Sharing Photos
    When: Wednesday, May 18, 2016 10:00 AM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Bring your iPad or iPhone and explore how to crop and add filters to your photos. Then learn how to share them with your friends and family. 

    Register starting Feb. 22 online, by phone at 630/887-8760 ext. 239, or at the Adult Ask Us Desk.
  • Samsung Galaxy/Android - Editing & Sharing Photos
    When: Wednesday, May 18, 2016 11:30 AM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Bring your Samsung Galaxy or Android device and explore how to crop and add filters to your photos. Then learn how to share them with your friends and family. 

    Register starting Feb. 22 online, by phone at 630/887-8760 ext. 239, or at the Adult Ask Us Desk.
  • Tech Talk - Travel Gadgets and Apps
    When: Thursday, May 19, 2016 7:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Board Room

    Join us in this staff-led discussion and learn and discuss handy apps to use while traveling.
  • Drop-In: eLibrary
    When: Tuesday, May 24, 2016 6:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Lobby

    Stop by the lobby to find out about getting FREE ebooks, emagazines, emovies, and emusic with your Indian Prairie Public Library. Bring your tablet, smartphone, or ereader.

  • Ask an iPad/iPhone Expert
    When: Thursday, May 26, 2016 7:00 PM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Lobby

    Have an iPhone or iPad question? Stop by with your device and ask our expert!
  • Intro to 3D Printing
    When: Saturday, May 28, 2016 10:00 AM
    Where: Indian Prairie Public Library District at Meeting Room

    Learn about 3D design and printing, how to submit a print request, and how to get started on creating your own 3D object. 

    Register starting Feb. 22 online, by phone at 630/887-8760 ext. 239, or at the Adult Ask Us Desk.

If you can't make it to one of our classes or want a class on a different topic, check these resources for free or low cost computer classes:

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