Begin Your Coding and Computer Journey at Virginia Beach Public Library

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Digital literacy skills are needed to succeed in our present and future workforce. No matter your age or experience level, Virginia Beach Public Library offers free coding and computer classes to enhance your skills. Begin your tech journey with:

HTML for Beginners: Learn the basics of coding, web design, HTML syntax, structure and text editing. Adults 18+. Registration is required. Joint-Use Library: March 5, 5:15 - 7:15 p.m. and April 4, 10 a.m. - noon. Princess Anne Area Library: March 27, 10 a.m. - noon.

Computers for Beginners: Learn the basics of using computers through hands-on activities. Adults 18+. Registration is required. Princess Anne Area Library: March 10, 3 - 5 p.m. and April 29, 2 - 4 p.m. Central Library: April 2, 10 a.m. - noon. Bayside Area Library: April 28, 9 - 11 a.m. 

CSS for Beginners: Add colors, fonts and backgrounds to webpages using CSS. Adults 18+. Registration is required. Joint-Use Library: March 12, 5:15 - 7:15 p.m.

Coding With KIBO: Building With Bricks: Make a LEGO Baby Yoda, attach it to a KIBO robot and program KIBO to move! Grades 3-5. Registration is required. Princess Anne Area Library: March 12, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. and April 15, 2 - 3 p.m.

Microsoft Word for Beginners: Create and format basic documents. Adults 18+. Registration is required. Princess Anne Area Library: March 18 and April 18, 10 a.m. - noon. Joint-Use Library: April 11, 10 a.m. - noon.

Microsoft Excel: Pivot Charts, Pivot Tables and VLOOKUP: In this advanced course, use charts and pivot tables to organize your data. Adults 18+. Registration is required. Central Library: March 24, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Joint-Use Library: March 26, 5:15 - 7:15 p.m. and April 16, 5:15 - 7:15 p.m.

Register and learn more about VBPL's computer programs at www.VBgov.com/library. The digital world awaits!

About Virginia Beach Public Library
Virginia Beach Public Library includes a central library, a joint-use library in partnership with Tidewater Community College, seven area libraries and a public law library. Services include workforce development and job-search support, small business resources, computer and technology classes, early literacy classes and outreach, and local history archives and programs. In addition to books, music, magazines and movies in tangible and digital formats, the library provides online research tools accessible from home or work, and a variety of specialty collections. Visit www.VBgov.com/libraries for more information.

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