Computer Basics course in October


Illinois Valley Community College’s Continuing Education Office offers “Computer Basics” (CEX-4411-310) from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursdays, Oct. 1 through 22 in Room A212.

Students will learn basic skills for using Windows 10 including the features of My Computer, Recycle Bin, customizing the desktop, running multiple programs and using shortcuts. Installing programs, checking the hard disk drive, deleting and restoring files and changing mouse settings will also be covered.

Instructor Doreen Balzarini will use plain language and hands-on demonstrations along with practice and individual help for students. Cost is $129 and a textbook is required. Call (815) 224-0427 for information or (815) 224-0447 to register.