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:

  • Apr 13
    ONLINE ONLY: Demographic and Health Data for Central Oregon: Where to Look

    2:00 PM -

    Learn about the Central Oregon Health Data website.

    Join us as we introduce the Central Oregon Health Data (COHD) website, a free collection of reputable data for Crook, Deschutes, Jefferson, and Northern Klamath Counties, and the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs. This site offers a detailed look at health, demographics, economic factors and more, at no cost. Learn how to search for data, create custom dashboards, save searches for later or send them to others, and explore projects and priorities in our area.

    The COHD is sponsored by the Central Oregon Health Council, and is brought to you in partnership with local public health, the Central Oregon Research Coalition, and Conduent Healthy Communities.


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  • May 6
    ONLINE ONLY: Finding Grants From Home

    11:00 AM -

    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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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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