Ormond Beach Regional Library offers free computer classes 

By HENRY FREDERICK
Headline Surfer

ORMOND BEACH, Fla. -- Adults can improve their computer skills with free classes at the Ormond Beach Regional Library, 30 S. Beach St. 

Upcoming beginners programs include:  

• Basic internet: 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday, July 11. Participants will learn the basics of the internet and how to use it. 
• Basic Word: 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday, July 18. This class will cover such topics as highlighting and changing the size, font and color of text. 
• Basic e-resources: 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday, July 25. Learn about the electronic databases the Volusia County Public Library system offers. 

Participants may bring their own laptops. Eight library laptops, which use a Windows 10 operating system, are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Reservations are required. For more information, call 386-676-4191, option 4. 

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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via HeadlineSurfer.com since 2008. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most prolific daily news reporters, having amassed close to a hundred award-winning byline stories nearly evenly split in print and digital platforms. Frederick earned his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism with academic honors from Full Sail University in Winter Park in February 2019. He was a metro reporter with the Daytona Beach News-Journal for nearly a decade and then served as a city editor for the Taunton Daily Gazette in Taunton, Mass, while maintaining a residence in Central Florida. Prior to moving to Florida, Frederick was a metro reporter for the Rockland Journal-News in West Nyack, NY, for seven years. Headline Surfer was named the Sunshine State's top internet news site by the Florida Press Club in 2018.