Connect Arkansas, a project of Arkansas Capital Corporation, today announced that free adult digital literacy classes will be held at the Marvel Public Library in April. The classes will focus on Internet and email basics.
Each class will last one hour, and classes will be held at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m., and 1:30 p.m. on April 4 and April 23. There is a limit of three people for each one hour class, and each student is provided with a computer. To sign up for a class, prospective students should contact Edwynne Story at 870-829-3183.
Connect Arkansas received federal stimulus grants to increase Internet awareness, education and use in Arkansas. As part of that grant, Connect Arkansas launched the Adult Digital Literacy Program. More than 35 classes are scheduled for April throughout Arkansas.