Campbell County Public Library System, VA

Technology Classes

Click here to see a current list of classes CCPLS offers and what topics each class covers

 

Staunton River Memorial Library in Altavista

Tech 101: 4-week class (Jan. 15, Jan. 29, Feb. 12, and Feb. 26, 2018

This four-week course will cover the very basics of computers, why they’re important, and how to use them. No experience needed. Class will be held every other Monday afternoon, 2 – 3 p.m., for four weeks: Jan. 15, Jan. 29, Feb. 12, and Feb. 26, 2018. You are encouraged to attend all sessions. Preregistration required as equipment is limited. Register by calling the library at 434-369-5140.

Tech 101: 1-night class (Jan. 18, 2018)

This one-night course, from 5 – 7 p.m., will cover the very basics of computers, why they’re important, and how to use them. No experience needed. Preregistration is required as equipment is limited. You may bring your own computer, if available. Register by calling the library at 434-369-5140.

 

Patrick Henry Memorial Library in Brookneal

Tech 101: 4-week class (Jan. 23, Feb. 6, Feb. 20, and March 6, 2018)

This four-week course will cover the very basics of computers, why they’re important, and how to use them. No experience needed. Class will be held every other Tuesday afternoon, 2 – 3 p.m., for four weeks: Jan. 23, Feb. 6, Feb. 20, and March 6, 2018. You are encouraged to attend all sessions. Preregistration required as equipment is limited. Register by calling the library at 434-376-3363.

Tech 101: 1-night class (Feb. 6, 2018)

This one-night course will cover the very basics of computers, why they’re important, and how to use them. No experience needed. Preregistration is required as equipment is limited. You may bring your own computer, if available. Register by calling the library at 434-376-3363.

 

Timbrook Library

Special Topics: Facebook February (Wednesdays in February)

This course can be taken all together or separately. Preregistration required as equipment is limited. Register by calling the library at 434-592-9549. Classes will be held every Wednesday morning, 10:30-11:30 a.m., for four weeks: Feb. 7, Feb. 14, Feb. 21, Feb. 28, 2018.

The classes are:
Feb. 7 – Getting Started
Feb. 14 – Groups/Pages
Feb. 21 – Selling in the Marketplace
Feb. 28 – Using Messenger and Chat

Tech 101: 3-week class +bonus Cell Phone Buddies (Wednesdays in March)

This three-week course will cover the very basics of computers, why they’re important, and how to use them. No experience needed. Class will be held every Wednesday morning, 10:30-11:30 a.m., for three weeks: March 7, March 14, and March 21. You are encouraged to attend all sessions. Preregistration required as equipment is limited. Register by calling the library at 434-592-9549.

On the fourth Wednesday in March, March 28, the librarian will be available from 10:30-11:30 a.m. for drop in assistance with your cell phone. Priority will be given to those who register. Limited time is available. If you need further assistance a 1on1 1-hour appointment can be made for a later date.

Tech 201: 4-week class (Wednesdays in April)

This four-week course will cover a variety of topics, please see the schedule below. Basic computer experienced required. Class will be held every Wednesday afternoon, 1:30-2:30 p.m., for four weeks: Apr. 4, Apr. 11, Apr. 18, Apr. 25. You can attend all sessions or choose to attend select classes. Preregistration required as equipment is limited. Register by calling the library at 434-592-9549.

The classes are:
Apr. 4 – Design on a Dime (Introduction to Canva)
Apr. 11 – Cell Phone Buddies (drop in)
Apr. 18 – File Management (includes digital photo management)
Apr. 25 – Creating a Resume on Career Transitions

 

One-On-One Assistance

Rustburg Library

Call 434-332-9560 or drop by to make an appointment.

Staunton River Memorial Library in Altavista

Call 434-369-5140 or drop by to make an appointment. Ask for Emily.

Timbrook Library

Call 434-592-9551 or drop by to make an appointment. Ask for Dana.

  • Main Branch and Timberlake Area

    Rustburg
    rb@co.campbell.va.us
    434-332-9560
    434-332-9697 (fax)

    Rustburg
    M, W, TH, F:
    9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    Tues: 9 a.m.- 8 p.m.
    Sat: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Timbrook
    tbl@co.campbell.va.us
    434-592-9551
    434-237-6784 (fax)

    Timbrook
    M, W, F:
    9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    T, TH: 9 a.m.- 8 p.m.
    Sat: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

  • Altavista and Brookneal

    Staunton River (Altavista)
    srml@co.campbell.va.us
    434-369-5140
    434-369-1723 (fax)

    Staunton River (Altavista)
    M, T, W, Friday:
    9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    TH: 9 a.m.- 7 p.m.
    Sat: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Patrick Henry (Brookneal)
    phml@co.campbell.va.us
    434-376-3363
    434-376-1111 (fax)

    Patrick Henry (Brookneal)
    Tues: 9 a.m.- 8 p.m.
    W, TH:
    9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Sat: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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