Fort Bend County Libraries’ Adult Services staff at George Memorial Library, 1001 Golfview Drive in Richmond, 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 take place in the Computer Lab.
· “You Can Teach Yourself to Type” will take place on Monday, December 2, beginning at 10:00 am. Learn how to use a self-paced typing tutorial on the computer.
· “Email Basics: Intro to MS Outlook” will take place on Wednesday, December 4, beginning at 10:00 am. Learn how to use MS Outlook to create and send email, organize emails, save attachments to cloud storage, organize contacts, and utilize the calendar feature. Those who do not have a free Outlook account already set up will be assisted in creating one.
· “MS Publisher 2010 Survival Basics” will take place on Wednesday, December 11, beginning at 10:00 am. 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.
· “MS PowerPoint 2010 Survival Basics” will take place on Wednesday, December 18, beginning at 10:00 am. Learn the basics of using this slideshow-presentation software program.
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 “George Memorial,” and find the program. Participants may also register by calling the library at 281-341-2604, or by visiting the library.