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.

· “MS Word 2010: Intermediate” will take place on Wednesday, March 11, from 10:00 to 11:00 am. 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.

· “You Can Teach Yourself to Type” will take place on Monday, March 16, from 10:00 to 11:00 am. Learn how to use a self-paced typing tutorial on the computer.

· “MS Excel 2010 Survival Basics” will take place on Wednesday, March 18, from 10:00 to 11:00 am. Learn the basics of using this spreadsheet software program, which features calculation tools that are helpful for financial and statistical needs.

· “MS Excel 2010: Pivot Tables” will take place on Wednesday, March 25, from 10:00 to 11:00 am. Learn how to use pivot tables, a powerful MS Excel tool that enables you to summarize, analyze, and present data.

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 (, click on “Events,” select “George Memorial,” and find the program. Participants may also register by calling the library at 281-342-4455, or by visiting the library.

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