Free Technical/Computer Classes Sponsored

By Non-Profit Organizations

  • Kansas City Public Library – (816) 701-3433 for Central location

www.kclibrary.org

Monthly schedule of classes, check website or call for times and subjects.

 

  • Mid-Continent Public Library – (816) 252-0950 for North Independence location

http://www.mymcpl.org/

Monthly schedule of classes, call for times and subjects.

 

  • Kansas City Kansas Public Library – (913) 551-3280 for Main location

http://www.kckpl.lib.ks.us/

Monthly schedule of classes, call preferred branch for list of classes and times.

 

  • Metropolitan Community Colleges – (816) 604-1000 for Penn Valley Campus

http://mcckc.edu/services/pcc/digitalclasses/overview.asp

You can see the classes available and sign up online.

 

  • Full Employment Council of Kansas City (816) 471-2330 for 1740 Paseo location

http://www.feckc.org/

Offers a basic computer workshop and a social media workshop.  Call each location in the metro area for schedule.

 

  • W.E.B. DuBois Learning Center – (816) 523-3339 at 5501 Cleveland

Supplemental educational tutorial services, children through adult, including computer technology.  Enrollment is monthly.

 

  • Shepherd’s Center of Kansas City Central – (816) 444-1121 at 5200 Oak

http://sccentral.org/

One-on-one computer training, pairing senior citizens with students from St. Teresa’s Academy.  Each pair sets its own agenda.

 

  • Whatsoever Community Center – (816) 231-0227 at 1200 Ewing

http://www.whatsoevercc.org/

No scheduled classes, but open lab where you can get one-on-one help.

 

 

Free or Low Cost Computer Literacy Classes Offered By Non-Profit Groups/Organizations in the Metro Area

 

 

·         Kansas City Missouri School District  (816) 418 – 7000

1211 McGee   Kansas City, MO  

Adult Education & Literacy http://www.kcpublicschools.org/ael

Basic computer classes included with their GED program.

 

·         Beyond the Conviction  (816) 842 – 4975

1734 E. 63rd St., Ste. 504   Kansas City, MO  

http://beyondtheconviction.org

Offers an Introduction to Basic Computers training course every other week, noon – 2:00 pm, Mon. – Fri.  You must sign up and complete a four-day Development Workshop first.

 

·         Palestine Outreach Community Center  (816) 921 – 0022

3802 Agnes  Kansas City, MO 

Basic computer skills, Sat., 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm.  Free.

 

·         Greg/Klice Community Center   (816) 784 – 1135

http://www.kcmo.org/CKCMO/Depts/ParksandRecreation/GreggCommunityCenter/

1600 John “Buck” O’Neil Way   Kansas City, MO  

Basic computer skills, Fri., 9:30 am – 10:30 am. $2.00 fee.

Geared to seniors.

 

·         Hillcrest Community Center  (816) 784 – 7000

http://www.kcmo.org/CKCMO/Depts/ParksandRecreation/HillcrestCommunityCenter/index.htm

10401 Hillcrest Rd.  Kansas City, MO

Various computer classes, Mon. – Fri., 10:00 am – 11:00 am.  $40.00

For seniors 60+.  Call to see if classes will continue into Fall.

 

·         Roger T. Sermon Community Center  (816) 325 – 7270

http://www.ci.independence.mo.us/parksandrec/Sermon.aspx

            201 North Dodgion    Independence, MO 

            No classes, but computer lab open 8:00 am – 6:30 pm, Mon. – Thurs.,

                        and 8:00 am – 4:30 pm, Sat.

 

·         Brush Creek community Center  (816) 513 – 0730

http://www.kcmo.org/CKCMO/Depts/ParksandRecreation/BrushCreekCommunityCenter/index.htm

3801 Emanuel Cleaver II Blvd.   Kansas City, MO

Basic computer skills, Tues., 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm.  Runs Sept – May.  Free.

For seniors 60+.

 

·         Garrison Community Center  (816) 784 – 1140

http://www.kcmo.org/CKCMO/Depts/ParksandRecreation/GarrisonCommunityCenter/index.htm

1124 E. Fifth St.   Kansas City, MO

Classes starting Fall of 2013.  Call for updates.

 

·         Marlborough Community Center  (816) 784 – 3100

http://www.kcmo.org/CKCMO/Depts/ParksandRecreation/MarlboroughCommunityCenter/index.htm

8200 The Paseo   Kansas City, MO

Basic computer skills, Tues., 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm.  $2.00 fee.

Geared to seniors.

 

·         Southeast Community Center  (816) 513 – 0631

http://www.kcmo.org/CKCMO/Depts/ParksandRecreation/Southeast/index.htm

4201 E. 63rd. St.   Kansas City, MO

Basic computer skills, Wed., 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm.  Free

For seniors 60+.

 

·         Westport-Roanoke Community Center  (816) 784 – 5200

http://www.kcmo.org/CKCMO/Depts/ParksandRecreation/WestportRoanokeCommunityCenter/index.htm

3601 Roanoke Rd.   Kansas City, MO

Basic computer skills, Fri., 10:00 am – 11:00 am.  Free.

For seniors 60+.

 

·         Vesper Hall  (816) 228 – 0181

http://www.bluespringsgov.com/index.aspx?NID=274

400 NW Vesper St.  Blue Springs, MO

Basic computer skills, but adding advanced classes. Mon. – Fri. 

Times vary so call ahead.

$19.00 for two-hour classes and $37.50 for four-hour classes.

For seniors 50+.

 

·         Johnson County Parks & Recreation  (913) 642 – 6410

http://jcprd.com/

Various levels of computer classes.  You bring your tablets or laptops, no computers at classes.

Call for times and places.

Three-hour classes.  Prices range from $25 - $30.

For seniors 50+.

 

 

Non-Profit Groups/Organizations in the Metro Area

That Do Not Offer Basic Computer Skills Classes

 

·         Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City  (816) 361 – 3600

·         Metropolitan Lutheran Ministry  (816)931 – 0027

·         Kansas City North Community Center  (816) 784 – 6100

·         North Kansas City Community Center  (816) 300 – 0531

·         Black Family Technology Awareness Assn.  (816) 781 – 4050

·         Lenexa Community Center  (913) 541 – 0209

·         Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City (913) 327 – 8000

·         Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Heritage Center  (816) 513 – 0700

·         Guadalupe Centers Inc.  (816) 421 – 1001

·         Tony Aguirre Community Center  (816) 784 – 1300

·         Line Creek Community Center  (816) 513 – 0760

·         Tomahawk Ridge Community Center  (913) 327 – 6643

·         The View Community Center  (816) 316 – 4888

·         Riverside Community Center  (816) 741 – 4172

·         Irene B. French Community Center  (913) 322 – 5550

·         Legacy Park Community Center  (816) 969 – 1550

·         Gladstone Community Center  (816) 423 – 4200

·         Matt Ross Community Center  (913) 895 – 6350

·         Fairmount Community Center  (816) 254 – 8334

·         Leawood Community Center  (913) 339 – 6700

·         Bonner Springs Community Center  (913) 422 – 7010

·         Sylvester Powell, Jr. Community Center  (913) 722 – 8200

·         Argentine Community Center  (913) 261 – 4382

·         Eisenhower Community Center  (913) 596 – 7050

·         Bethany Community Center  (913) 551 – 0400

·         Armourdale Community Center  (913) 551 -0408

·         George Meyn Community Center  (913) 596 – 7077

·         Pat Hanlon Senior Citizen’s Center  (913) 573 – 5515

·         Shepherd’s Center of Kansas City, Kansas  (913) 281 – 8908

·         Shepherd’s Center of the Northland  (816) 452 – 4536

·         Shepherd’s Center of Raytown  (816) 356 – 9000

·         Shepherd’s Center of Independence  (816) 254 – 0521

·         Shepherd’s Center of the Swope Corridor  (816) 444 – 4067

·         Grandview Community Shepherd’s Center  (816) 765 – 7005

·         Shepherd’s Center of Lee’s Summit  (816) 246 - 4090

 

 

 

 

            

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