Cursos de Informática Gratis en Español

Los lunes, el 19 de noviembre al 10 de deciembre
por la noche de 6-8
Gratis. Para mayores de 18.

Estas clases gratis en Kramden Institute le ayudarán a aprender sobre computadoras, procesamiento de textos y otros programas de oficina, Internet y medios sociales. Estas clases son para principiantes con poca o ninguna experiencia de computadora. Las clases se imparten en español.

Computer Classes for Beginners

Monday evenings, 6 – 8 pm
See below for dates

FREE. Ages 18+

These four classes will helpbeginners with little or no computer experience learn basic skills. Free computer offer! Attend all four classes to receive a free refurbished desktop computer system (one per household). Sponsored by MetLife.

  • Computer Basics. Learn how to use Windows, including basic programs, multitasking, saving, copying, and deleting files, organizing folders, and using USB drives.
  • Office Programs. Learn how to use free LibreOffice programs to create simple documents, including text formatting and page layout. Get an introduction to creating spreadsheets and presentations.
  • Internet Basics. Learn how to browse websites, find good info using Google searches, complete forms and send files, and use email.
  • Social Media and Smart Sharing. Learn about social media sites, protecting your privacy, avoiding scams, and enjoying and sharing photos, music, and videos.

Game Design Lab

Tues. and Thurs. 4 pm – 6 pm, Oct. 16 – Dec. 13
$300. Grades 6-8

Get into game design and create fun games while learning about coding. You love games, now create your own! Perfect for all types of gamers. Scholarships available.

Getting Started with Microsoft PowerPoint

Saturday, October 13
10 am – 1 pm
$10. Ages 18+

Get started with Microsoft PowerPoint. This workshop for beginners will get you up to speed with the most-used features and offer tips for great presentations.

Arduino Basics Workshop

Saturday, October 20, 1 pm – 4 pm
$15. Ages 14+

Get a hands-on introduction to the Arduino, the hugely popular microprocessor platform. You’ll build Arduino hardware projects using electronic component kits and modify simple programs to control them. A great intro for hobbyists and electronics DIYers.

Coders Club - October

Saturday, October 27, 4-6 pm
$5, pizza dinner included. Grades 6-8.

Create a treasure hunt memory game using Python code and the awesome Raspberry Pi Sense HAT. Hide a treasure on a map grid and challenge players to find it in as few tries as possible. Then challenge yourself by making the game look different, changing the rules, or making it harder.

Our digital literacy and technology training program inspires success by teaching critical computer and Internet skills.

Questions? Contact us at classes@kramden.org.

Scholarships: Many Kramden classes are free. Need-based scholarships are available for other classes. To apply for a scholarship, email us for an application form.

Volunteer as an assistant instructor or even lead a class. Email us to find out how you can help.

Kramden’s classes are taught in the Lenovo Learning Lab at our office in Durham. Get directions.