Fort Bend County Libraries’ Cinco Ranch Branch Library, 2620 Commercial Center Blvd in Katy, will present a variety of free, introductory computer classes this month. The classes will consist of a hands-on introduction to basic skills for people who would like to learn more about using these computer programs. All computer classes will take place in the Computer Lab of the library.
- “MS Excel 2010 Survival Basics” will take place on Thursday, June 7, beginning at 10:00 a.m. Learn the basics of using this spreadsheet software program, which features calculation tools that are helpful for financial and statistical needs.
- “MS Word: Intermediate” will take place on Tuesday, June 12, beginning at 10:00 a.m. This class is for people who already have a basic understanding of MS Word, but would like to learn more advanced functions and tools in this word-processing software program.
- “MS Excel: Charts” will take place on Thursday, June 14, beginning at 10:00 a.m. Learn how to use special features of this spreadsheet software program to create charts.
- “MS Publisher 2010 Survival Basics” will take place on Wednesday, June 27, beginning at 10:00 a.m. Learn the basics of using this desktop-publishing software program to create cards, invitations, forms, banners, signs, and much more by using templates and clip art.
The classes are free and open to the public. Seating is limited, however, and reservations are required. To register online at the library’s website (www.fortbend.lib.tx.us), click on “Events,” select “Cinco Ranch Branch Library,” and find the program. Participants may also register by calling the library at 281-395-1311, or by visiting the library.