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Computer Classes

Allentown Public Library

Tech Tuesdays

When: Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Price: Free!
Details: Sign-ups encouraged!
              Sign up by calling 610-820-2400 ext. 2
              Drop-ins are allowed, space permitting.

Topics covered include:

  • Computer basics

  • Internet basics

  • Internet searching

  • E-mail basics

  • Google Drive

  • Facebook

  • Overdrive

  • Novelist

  • Microsoft Word

  • Genealogy

  • Library catalog: just like our catalog, but with a different group of libraries

Please refer to the Tech Tuesdays website, linked above, for dates of specific classes. In person classes are temporarily suspended due to COVID-19.


Free Online Courses

Online classes are great because they can be completed on your own time at your own pace.


Alison offers training via video in Computer Basics, Security and Privacy, and various software and hardware. Classes are offered in both English and Arabic. Sign up for free at the link above.


ThoughtCo. has compiled a list of free online computer classes, including those listed above at Alison. They break down the classes into levels suited for beginning, intermediate, and advanced learners. Find something just right for you at the above link!


Northampton Area Public Library

Tech Talk

When: 1st Wednesday of every month, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Price: Free!
Details: Technology classes specializing in mobile devices.
                Workshop your own device with a professional.
                Not a computer class!

                Temporarily suspended due to COVID-19.

Question? Contact the library at:

  • Email:

  • Call: 610-262-7537


Lehigh Valley Active Life

Schedule of Programs and Classes

When: Having just reopened July 1, 2021, computer classes are temporarily suspended due to COVID-19.
Price: Anywhere from free to $60 depending on membership and class.
Details: Please, sign up by calling 610-437-3700.
              Classes are held at the Center located at
              1633 W. Elm St.
              Allentown, PA 18102.

Topics covered include:

  • Intro to Computers with Windows 10
  • Intro to iPad/iPhone
  • Genealogy

Weekly Wednesday Technology Lab for members, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm