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Classes at the Library

The Deschutes Public Library offers free, hands on computer classes on variety of topics. Class size and topics vary based on library facilities and community demand.

In addition to formal classes, the library offers open computer labs where community members can drop in to ask specific technology questions or practice computer skills.

Sign-up for classes online, at your local library, or call one of the following numbers:

  • Bend: 541-617-7080
  • La Pine: 541-312-1090
  • Redmond: 541-312-1050
  • Sisters: 541-312-1070
  • Sunriver: 541-312-1080

Classes Coming Up in the Next 30 Days

Visit the online calendar for a complete listing.

Narrow Class list by library:

  • Dec 8
    ONLINE ONLY: Finding Grants From Home

    2:00 PM -

    Learn how to use Foundation Online Essential to find grants for your nonprofit.

    This workshop provides an overview of the funding research process for nonprofits seeking grants from foundations, corporations, and grant-making public charities using Foundation Online Essential. Learn how to use this resource from your home or office to identify potential funders for your nonprofit.

    This is a virtual session via Zoom and registration is required. A link to the meeting will be sent to participants the day before the workshop.


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  • Dec 9
    ONLINE ONLY: Buy the Right Laptop

    2:00 PM -

    Giving the gift of a laptop? Learn how to make a smart selection. Join here:

    Tis the season to give gifts to yourself or loved ones. Choosing the right laptop can feel as complicated as buying a new vehicle. This class breaks down the different types and varieties of laptops available on the market. Learn to decipher the complicated world of laptops in this hour-long class.

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Library Resources

Learning Express Library

Access a comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help you succeed on the academic or licensing tests you need to pass.

Gale Courses

Take Gale Courses from the comfort of your home or office at the times that are most convenient for you.

Web Tutorials & Resources
Basic information tutorials for computer use.

GCF LearnFree
Free self paced computer tutorials.

Grow with Google
Free training, tools, and resources to help you grow your skills, career, or business.

Microsoft Office Training Center
Free training videos and tutorials for Microsoft operating systems and products.

Learn how to use popular websites.

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