Sharper Training Solutions, Inc.
Thank you for your interest in our Upcoming Computer Classes.
HOW TO USE THIS SCHEDULE
The classes below are listed in chronological order. The class name and location (usually the public library in that town) are in capital letters, followed by the day, date, and starting time of the class in lower case. For a description of the class, go to the last page where you will see information about the class.
All classes are at the library, unless otherwise noted.
This is NOT our final schedule for September and October. Please check back again.
You can also view our list of upcoming classes on our website www.computerkindergarten.com. Click Upcoming Classes on the left.
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Bay Shore 631 665-4350
Brentwood 631 273-7883
CenterMORICHES 631 878-0940
Cold Spring Harbor 631 692-6820
Commack 631 499-0888
Comsewogue 631 928-1212
Connetquot (631) 567-5079
Deer Park (631) 586-3000
East Hampton 631 324-0222
East Islip 631 581-9200
East Meadow 516-794-2570
East Northport 631-261-6930
East Williston (516) 741-1213
Floral Park 516 326-6330
Franklin Square 516-488-3444
Freeport 516 379-3274
Garden City 516 742-8405
Garden City Rec 516-465-4076
Glen Cove 516 676-2130
Gold Coast 516-759-8300
Great Neck 516-466-8055
Hewlett 516 374-1967
Huntington Station 631 421-5053
Island Park 516-432-0122
Island Trees 516-731-2211
Jericho 516 935-6790
LINDENhurst 631 957-7755
Locust Valley 516-671-1837
Lynbrook 516 599-8630
Manhasset 516 627-2300
Massapequa 516 799-0770
Mastic 631 399-1511
North Babylon 631-669-4020
North Bellmore 516-785-6260
North Merrick 516 378-7474
North Shore 631 929-4488
Oceanside 516 766-2360
Oyster Bay 516-922-1212
Plainview 516 938-0077
Port Jefferson 631 473-0022
Port Washington 516-883-4400
Riverhead 631 727-3228
Roosevelt 516 378-0222
Sachem 631 588-5024
Sea Cliff 516 671-4290
Shelter Rock 516 248-7363
South Country 631 286-0818
South Huntington 631-549-4411
Wantagh 516 221-1200
West Babylon 631-669-5445
West Hempstead 516 481-6591
West Islip 631 661-7080
ADVANCED EXCEL COMSEWOGUE Thu 6/29/2017 7:00 PM
INTRO 1 SACHEM Sat 7/1/2017 10:00 AM
MAC COMSEWOGUE Wed 7/5/2017 7:00 PM
ROBOTICS 1 W.HEMPSTEAD YA Thu 7/6/2017 6:30 PM
WINDOWS 10 BRENTWOOD Thu 7/6/2017 6:30 PM
INTERMEDIATE PHOTOSHOP SAYVILLE Fri 7/7/2017 6:30 PM
INTRO 1 COMSEWOGUE Sat 7/8/2017 10:00 AM
INTRO 2 SACHEM Sat 7/8/2017 10:00 AM
WINDOWS 10 BRENTWOOD SPANISH Sat 7/8/2017 2:00 PM
EBOOKS AND AUDIOBOOKS W.BABYLON Mon 7/10/2017 6:30 PM
WORDPRESS FREEPORT Mon 7/10/2017 6:30 PM
ROBOTICS 1 FLORAL PARK YA Tue 7/11/2017 6:30 PM
EXCEL NORTHSHORE Tue 7/11/2017 6:30 PM
COMIC BOOKS PORT WASH YA Tue 7/11/2017 6:30 PM
FACEBOOK MASSAPEQUA Tue 7/11/2017 6:30 PM
VIRTUAL REALITY N.MERRICK YA Wed 7/12/2017 6:30 PM
CRAIGS LIST E.NORTHPORT Wed 7/12/2017 7:00 PM
ROBOTICS 2 W.HEMPSTEAD YA Thu 7/13/2017 6:30 PM
IPAD BAYSHORE Thu 7/13/2017 7:00 PM
POWERPOINT PLAINVIEW Thu 7/13/2017 7:00 PM
VIRTUAL REALITY NORTHSHORE YA Fri 7/14/2017 6:30 PM
INTRO 2 COMSEWOGUE Sat 7/15/2017 10:00 AM
CODING 1 GARDEN CITY REC YA Mon 7/17/2017 10:00 AM
ANIMATION N.BABYLON YA Mon 7/17/2017 2:00 PM
WORDPRESS W.BABYLON Mon 7/17/2017 6:30 PM
COOL APPS FOR THE IPAD AND IPHONE SEAFORD Mon 7/17/2017 7:00 PM
CODING 2 GARDEN CITY REC YA Tue 7/18/2017 10:00 AM
ROBOTICS 2 FLORAL PARK YA Tue 7/18/2017 6:30 PM
EBAY MASSAPEQUA Tue 7/18/2017 6:30 PM
CODING 3 GARDEN CITY REC YA Wed 7/19/2017 10:00 AM
IMOVIE SACHEM YA Wed 7/19/2017 3:30 PM
ROBOTICS 1 COMSEWOGUE YA Wed 7/19/2017 6:30 PM
CODING 4 GARDEN CITY REC YA Thu 7/20/2017 10:00 AM
WINDOWS 10 AMITYVILLE Thu 7/20/2017 6:00 PM
ROBOTICS 3 W.HEMPSTEAD YA Thu 7/20/2017 6:30 PM
SETTING UP YOUR WINDOWS 10 COMPUTER BRENTWOOD Thu 7/20/2017 6:30 PM
ROBOTICS 1 JERICHO YA Fri 7/21/2017 3:30 PM
SETTING UP YOUR WINDOWS 10 COMPUTER HUNTINGTON STATION Sat 7/22/2017 10:00 AM
ANDROID W.ISLIP Sat 7/22/2017 10:00 AM
INTERMEDIATE WORDPRESS FREEPORT Mon 7/24/2017 6:30 PM
CK CONNETQUOT Tue 7/25/2017 10:00 AM
INTERMEDIATE EXCEL NORTHSHORE Tue 7/25/2017 6:30 PM
GARAGEBAND PORT WASH YA Tue 7/25/2017 6:30 PM
VIDEO EDITING AND YOUTUBE HARBORFIELDS YA Tue 7/25/2017 6:30 PM
EBAY SELLER MASSAPEQUA Tue 7/25/2017 6:30 PM
ROBOTICS 2 COMSEWOGUE YA Wed 7/26/2017 6:30 PM
VIDEO GAME DESIGN WITH UNITY SACHEM YA Thu 7/27/2017 6:30 PM
ORGANIZING YOUR WINDOWS 10 COMPUTER NORTHPORT Thu 7/27/2017 7:00 PM
SETTING UP YOUR WINDOWS 10COMPUTER BRENTWOOD SPANISH Sat 7/29/2017 2:00 PM
ANIMATION OCEANSIDE YA Mon 7/31/2017 6:30 PM
MINECRAFT NORTHSHORE YA Tue 8/1/2017 3:00 PM
COMPUTER ANIMATION SACHEM YA Tue 8/1/2017 6:30 PM
ADVANCED EXCEL NORTHSHORE Tue 8/1/2017 6:30 PM
IPAD AND IPHONE MASSAPEQUA Tue 8/1/2017 6:30 PM
ANIMATION W.ISLIP YA Wed 8/2/2017 3:30 PM
VIDEO GAME DESIGN WITH UNITY 1 LINDENHURST YA Wed 8/2/2017 6:30 PM
CODING 1 E.NORTHPORT YA Thu 8/3/2017 3:00 PM
ANIMATION LEVITTOWN YA Thu 8/3/2017 6:30 PM
ROBOTICS 3 JERICHO YA Fri 8/4/2017 3:30 PM
IPAD AND IPHONE BRENTWOOD SPANISH Sat 8/5/2017 2:00 PM
VIRTUAL REALITY HARBORFIELDS YA Mon 8/7/2017 6:30 PM
PHOTOSHOP FREEPORT Tue 8/8/2017 6:30 PM
INSIDE YOUR IPAD AND IPHONE MASSAPEQUA Tue 8/8/2017 6:30 PM
INTRO 1 AMITYVILLE Wed 8/9/2017 10:00 AM
VIDEO GAME DESIGN WITH UNITY 2 LINDENHURST YA Wed 8/9/2017 6:30 PM
EBAY ISLIP Wed 8/9/2017 7:00 PM
WORD PLAINVIEW Thu 8/10/2017 6:30 PM
IPAD AND IPHONE BRENTWOOD Thu 8/10/2017 6:30 PM
CK BAYSHORE Thu 8/10/2017 7:00 PM
ROBOTICS 4 JERICHO YA Fri 8/11/2017 3:30 PM
ORGANIZING YOUR WINDOWS 10 COMPUTER HUNTINGTON STATION Sat 8/12/2017 10:00 AM
RESUME 1 W.ISLIP Sat 8/12/2017 10:00 AM
ILLUSTRATOR SACHEM Sat 8/12/2017 10:00 AM
ANDROID BRENTWOOD SPANISH Sat 8/12/2017 2:00 PM
CREATE GREETING CARDS W.BABYLON Mon 8/14/2017 6:30 PM
INTERMEDIATE PHOTOSHOP FREEPORT Tue 8/15/2017 6:30 PM
COOL APPS FOR YOUR IPAD AND IPHONE MASSAPEQUA Tue 8/15/2017 6:30 PM
WORD FOR STUDENTS AND BUSINESS BRENTWOOD Wed 8/16/2017 6:30 PM
COMPUTER CLEAN UP N.BABYLON Thu 8/17/2017 6:30 PM
MUSIC VIDEO FREEPORT YA Fri 8/18/2017 5:30 PM
SHOP ONLINE W.BABYLON Mon 8/21/2017 6:30 PM
ICLOUD ON YOUR IPAD AND IPHONE MASSAPEQUA Tue 8/22/2017 6:30 PM
TWITTER AND INSTAGRAM AMITYVILLE Thu 8/24/2017 6:00 PM
ANDROID BRENTWOOD Thu 8/24/2017 6:30 PM
WORD MAIL MERGE BRENTWOOD Wed 8/30/2017 6:30 PM
CK S.COUNTRY Tue 9/5/2017 6:30 PM
EXCEL NORTHPORT Wed 9/6/2017 7:00 PM
INTRO 1 BRENTWOOD Thu 9/7/2017 6:30 PM
INTERNET AMITYVILLE Fri 9/8/2017 10:00 AM
CK FRANKLIN SQUARE Sat 9/9/2017 10:30 AM
INTRO 1 BRENTWOOD SPANISH Sat 9/9/2017 2:00 PM
1G S.COUNTRY Tue 9/12/2017 6:30 PM
CK FREEPORT Tue 9/12/2017 6:30 PM
ADVANCED EXCEL BRENTWOOD BUSINESS Wed 9/13/2017 6:30 PM
QUICKBOOKS SACHEM Wed 9/13/2017 6:30 PM
INTERNET PLAINVIEW Thu 9/14/2017 2:00 PM
TWITTER AND INSTAGRAM WANTAGH Thu 9/14/2017 2:00 PM
WORDPRESS AMITYVILLE Thu 9/14/2017 6:00 PM
WORD MAIL MERGE E.NORTHPORT Thu 9/14/2017 7:00 PM
EXCEL HUNTINGTON STATION Sat 9/16/2017 10:00 AM
INTERNET COMSEWOGUE Sat 9/16/2017 10:00 AM
1G FRANKLIN SQUARE Sat 9/16/2017 10:30 AM
INTRO 1 FLORAL PARK Mon 9/18/2017 1:00 PM
LINKED IN W.BABYLON Mon 9/18/2017 6:30 PM
INTERMEDIATE EXCEL NORTHPORT Mon 9/18/2017 7:00 PM
1G CONNETQUOT Tue 9/19/2017 10:00 AM
2G S.COUNTRY Tue 9/19/2017 6:30 PM
2G FRANKLIN SQUARE Sat 9/23/2017 10:30 AM
RESUME 1 W.BABYLON Mon 9/25/2017 6:30 PM
CODING 1 N.BABYLON YA Mon 9/25/2017 6:30 PM
3G S.COUNTRY Tue 9/26/2017 6:30 PM
QUICKBOOKS N.MERRICK Tue 9/26/2017 7:00 PM
EXCEL UNIONDALE Thu 9/28/2017 6:30 PM
INTRO 2 BRENTWOOD Thu 9/28/2017 6:30 PM
ANDROID FRANKLIN SQUARE Thu 9/28/2017 6:30 PM
CODING BAYSHORE RP (Adults) Sat 9/30/2017 10:00 AM
EBOOKS AND AUDIOBOOKS FLORAL PARK Sat 9/30/2017 10:00 AM
INTERMEDIATE EXCEL HUNTINGTON STATION Sat 9/30/2017 10:00 AM
INTRO 2 BRENTWOOD SPANISH Sat 9/30/2017 2:00 PM
CODING 2 N.BABYLON YA Mon 10/2/2017 6:30 PM
EXCEL SEAFORD Mon 10/2/2017 7:00 PM
WINDOWS 10 NORTHPORT Mon 10/2/2017 7:00 PM
4G S.COUNTRY Tue 10/3/2017 6:30 PM
INTERMEDIATE EXCEL SEAFORD Tue 10/3/2017 7:00 PM
USING ICLOUD ON YOUR IPAD AND IPHONE FRANKLIN SQUARE Thu 10/5/2017 6:30 PM
3G FRANKLIN SQUARE Sat 10/7/2017 10:30 AM
5G S.COUNTRY Tue 10/10/2017 6:30 PM
CODING 1 LINDENHURST YA Tue 10/10/2017 6:30 PM
CODING 2 LINDENHURST YA Wed 10/11/2017 6:30 PM
EMAIL PLAINVIEW Thu 10/12/2017 2:00 PM
IPAD IPHONE FLORAL PARK Thu 10/12/2017 6:30 PM
INTRO 3 BRENTWOOD Thu 10/12/2017 6:30 PM
WORDPRESS BAYSHORE Sat 10/14/2017 10:00 AM
INTRO 3 BRENTWOOD SPANISH Sat 10/14/2017 2:00 PM
RESUME 2 W.BABYLON Mon 10/16/2017 6:30 PM
2G CONNETQUOT Tue 10/17/2017 10:00 AM
6G S.COUNTRY Tue 10/17/2017 6:30 PM
1G FREEPORT Tue 10/17/2017 6:30 PM
IPAD AND IPHONE BAYSHORE Sat 10/21/2017 10:00 AM
4G FRANKLIN SQUARE Sat 10/21/2017 10:30 AM
RESUME 3 W.BABYLON Mon 10/23/2017 6:30 PM
7G S.COUNTRY Tue 10/24/2017 6:30 PM
INTERMEDIATE QUICKBOOKS N.MERRICK Tue 10/24/2017 7:00 PM
TYPING BRENTWOOD Wed 10/25/2017 6:30 PM
DIGITAL PHOTOS FLORAL PARK Thu 10/26/2017 6:30 PM
INTRO 4 BRENTWOOD Thu 10/26/2017 6:30 PM
INTRO 4 BRENTWOOD SPANISH Sat 10/28/2017 2:00 PM
8G S.COUNTRY Tue 10/31/2017 6:30 PM
YA – Kids & Young Adults ONLY No Exceptions! SPANISH – Computer classes in Spanish
CK Computer Kindergarten for Grownups- This is a slow-paced, user-friendly class for first-time computer users. This unique class covers the basics in a way that even the most inexperienced user will understand. We will cover turning the computer on, the Windows desktop, using the mouse, opening programs, understanding windows elements, inputting text and saving a file, and turning the computer off. All versions of Windows will be addressed. 1G Computer 1st Grade - Learn how to work with text including inputting, inserting, moving, and erasing, learn basic word processing skills, and understand commands and dialog boxes. 2G Computer 2nd Grade - Learn how to work with numbers including inputting, inserting, moving, and erasing and get an introduction to spreadsheets including an understanding of basic techniques, creating a workbook, inputting data, editing data, formulas and functions, working with columns and rows, formatting and spreadsheet design. 3G Computer 3rd Grade - Multitasking, working with graphics and using Windows drawing and painting tools, and using copy and paste and cut and paste. Copying both text and graphics will be addressed. 4G Computer 4th Grade - Understanding the Windows file management structure using the Windows Explorer program to find and view drives, folders and files, create folders, copy and move files, and delete folders and files. 5G Computer 5th Grade - This workshop covers using the Windows Desktop to enhance the user’s work environment. Included are saving files to the desktop, moving to and from My Documents and the Recycle Bin, creating folders on the desktop and display properties. 6G Computer 6th Grade - Covered will be setting up and installing new program s, uninstalling existing program s, using Windows Help, Search and Documents, using Control Panel.
Animation Computer Animation - use your computer to create web-based computer animation. Create and edit animated GIFs and much more. YA Only.
Mac Introduction to the Apple: In this lecture and demo class, you will get an introduction to the Apple computer. Learn all about the desktop, the elements of the computer, tools and toolbars, how to get online, and much more.
ebooks Online - Learn how to download audiobooks from the library’s website to your MP3 player. In this class, you will learn how to access the collection of audiobooks, create a username and password, maneuver around the website, download books and more.
BUY How to Buy a Computer and Computer Equipment - In this workshop you’ll learn what to consider before buying a computer, scanner, digital cam era or printer. Included will be an explanation of hardware and software, terminology and the best equipment to meet your needs.
CLEAN Computer Cleanup and Safety - In this lecture and demo class, you will learn how to protect your computer from viruses and spyware, minimize junk email and stop annoying Internet pop up windows. Also covered will be deleting files, emails, cookies, program s and more, and maintaining the general health of your computer. For intermediate and advanced users.
DIGITAL CAMERAS How to Use Your Digital Camera - Learn how to use the basic features of a digital camera including flash settings, optical and digital zoom, menu settings, image quality and much more. Bring your digital camera, your manual and your questions. DIGITAL PHOTOS Working with Your Digital Photos - Hands On! You have a digital camera and know how to take pictures, but how do you move the images from the cam era to the computer? How do you organize your pictures and edit them? In this workshop you will learn the answers to these questions and much more. We will cover using an image editing program that allows you to resize, crop, adjust light levels, and more. Learn how to organize, name and save your pictures.
eBay All About eBay - In this lecture and demonstration workshop, you’ll learn how use eBay, the world’s most popular online auction website, to buy and sell items. Some of the topics covered are creating a username and password, maneuvering through the site, finding what you’re looking for and posting things to sell, checking reliability of sellers and buyers, recourses available to insure transactions, and much more.
Email All About Email - Learn how to create an e-mail using some of the more popular e-mail providers, including several free Internet e-mail applications such as Yahoo, Hotmail, Lycos and more. In this hands-on, lecture and demo class you will learn how to get an email address, send, receive, forward and reply to e-mail. After you have mastered the basics, you will learn how to attach files, photos and images to the e-mail you send and download attachments sent to you. Also addressed will be viruses, hoaxes and ways to minimize junk mail.
EXCEL - Using Microsoft Excel , this workshop covers spreadsheet techniques from the basics of creating, editing and saving a spreadsheet to more advanced functions such as working with columns and rows, and formulas and functions. INTER EXCEL Intermediate Excel ADV EXCEL Advanced Excel - A follow up to Microsoft Excel. These classes cover intermediate and advanced topics in spreadsheets and Microsoft Excel.
Facebook - In this lecture and demo class, you will learn everything about Facebook, the popular social networking website. Bring your questions.
Google Apps Introduction to Google Apps- In this hands-on class, you will learn all about Google Calendar, Gmail, office suite web applications, Docs and much more. We will cover creating an account, calendar functions, applications available and more. Bring your questions.
Greeting Cards Create Photo Greeting Cards - In this hands-on and demonstration class, learn how to copy a photo from your digital camera to your computer, edit the photo using an image editing program, create a greeting card using your photo, specialty fonts, graphics, word art and more. You will also learn how to create an account with an online card store and order Holiday Cards online.
Internet All About the Internet - How to get online, find information, understand the jargon of the Internet, and more.
INTRO1, INTRO2 - Introduction to Computers - For the computer novice, this class will get you started. Learn the basics right from the beginning: turning the computer on, the desktop, using the mouse, opening and closing programs, understanding windows elements, getting out of trouble, and turning the computer off. In the optional second session, learn how to work with text and basic word processing skills.
Music Video Making a Music Video - In this hands on class, we will take pictures, graphics and music and create a music video. Timelines, effects, transitions and more will be addressed. Bring a USB drive with your favorite song and pictures. YA Only.
Office - Learn all about Microsoft’s newest version of Office, 2007. Gone are the old menus and toolbars. The new Ribbon groups your tools by task, and the commands you use most frequently are close at hand.
Photoshop Introduction to Photoshop: Become an instant graphic artist by working with images and pictures in Adobe Photoshop. Learn how to alter images including sizing, shaping and coloring. Re-touch, filter and add effects to create works of art or just make your digital photos look the way you want them to. Intermediate Photoshop: Learn intermediate features and editing techniques in Adobe Photoshop including retouching, filters, effects and much more. Prerequisite: Introduction to Adobe Photoshop or equivalent. For intermediate and advanced computer users.
Picasa Introduction to Picasa Become an instant graphic artist with Google’s free image editing program, Picasa. Learn how to alter images including sizing, shaping and coloring. Re-touch, filter and add effects to create works of art or just make your digital photos look the way you want them to. A link to this free program will be available on our website along with detailed downloading and set up instructions.
Pictures Online Post Your Pictures Online - Share your pictures online with your family and friends! In this hands-on class, learn how to copy a photo from your digital camera to your computer, edit the photo using an image editing program, post it on an online picture site such as Flickr or Shutterfly, and send invitations to view your pictures. You will also learn how to create an account with an online photo sharing site.
Possibilities Your Computer: The Possibilities - Learn how to use your computer to accomplish some of the most popular applications for home use. Learn how to write a letter, create a newsletter, flyer or sign. Organize your personal finances, setup a bank reconciliation and personal address database, send and receive email and download pictures, edit and print photographs, and much more.
PowerPoint - This workshop provides an introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint, a presentation program which can be used as an aid in giving speeches and talks, or to create overhead transparencies and slides. Topics include creating slides, working with graphics and sound files, animation effects and formatting.
Resume1 - Online Job Search and Resume Techniques. Learn how to use the Internet to find that perfect job! In this lecture and demo workshop, you will learn how to develop and create a powerful resume, find and use online job search websites, and formulate a job search process that will work for you. Resume2 - Resume Writing and Email. Learn how to use your computer to create, style, format and email a powerful resume. Resume3 - Job Search and Interviewing Techniques. Learn about the job search process including responding to ads and forms of communication. Interview topics discussed will be appearance, pre-interview research, response to questions, follow up and much more.
Setting Up Setting Up Your New Computer - In this hands-on class, you will learn how to set up your new computer to enhance your work environment. Learn how to create icons and folders on the desktop, use display properties, put files where you need them, understand drives, folders and files, set up and install new programs, remove programs you do not want, use Windows Help, and much more.
SHOP ONLINE Shopping, Safety and Security on the Internet - Avoid crowded stores and enjoy the convenience of shopping on the Internet. Safely surf, shop and use the Web without fear of identity theft, hackers, viruses, spyware, web bugs, annoying pop up advertising and other threats. In this lecture and demo workshop, you will learn how to protect yourself from the dangers of the Internet and make your online experience enjoyable.
Social Networking Online - Facebook, Twitter, You Tube . . what’s it all about?!?! Come to the library and find out! In this lecture and demo class, you will learn how to use social networking sites, instant messenger programs, blogs, post pictures and videos online and much more. Parents: help your kids use the Internet and social networking websites more safely. Bring your questions.
WORD - this class covers word processing techniques from the basics of creating, editing and saving a file to more advanced functions such as formatting, fonts, envelopes and more. Intermediate Word - intermediate topics in word processing and Microsoft Word. Advanced Word - Using Microsoft Word, the world’s most popular word processing program, learn advanced word processing features including Mail Merge, Autotext, AutoCorrect and more.
Updated June 26, 2017