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Computer Classes at the Library

eSkills Library and Job Center 

eSkills Library and Job Center offers a variety of classes including computer classes.  Some require pre-registration.  Please check the class schedule or call 817-392-6621 for more information.

Central Library 

The classes are held downtown at the Central Library in the Intel Computer Lab.  Seating is limited to 25 participants, so please register early. Register by calling 817-392-7701.   

All classes are on Saturdays from 2 - 4 p.m.

P.C. Basics

Class covers the parts of the computer, computer vocabulary, using a mouse, information about purchasing a computer and basic keyboarding skills.

Level 1 No computer experience necessary

  • April 12
  • June 21 

Level 2 Builds on Level 1 lessons. Completion of Level 1 class preferred.

  • April 19
  • July 12

Internet Basics

Hands-on class covers history, characteristics, navigation and simple searching. Must have basic computer, keyboard and mouse skills.

Level 1

  • May 3
  • July 19

Level 2 Builds on Level 1 lessons. Completion of Level 1 class preferred.

  • May 10
  • Aug. 2

E-mail Basics

Hands-on class covers obtaining and using a Web e-mail account, creating and sending messages, plus e-mail do's and don'ts. Must have basic computer, mouse and Internet skills.

Level 1

  • May 17
  • Aug. 9

Level 2 Builds on Level 1 lessons. Completion of Level 1 class preferred.

  • May 31
  • Aug. 16

Microsoft Office

Hands-on experience learning to use Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint.  Microsoft Word portion covers creating, editing, saving and printing documents; cutting/pasting; formatting text appearance; creating numbered and bulleted lists. Microsoft Excel portion covers covers toolbars, rows, columns & cells; navigating ; creating worksheets; using formulas and functions; creating graphs.  Microsoft PowerPoint portion covers creating and editing slide presentations on the computer. Must have basic computer, keyboard and mouse skills.

Level 1 Focus on Microsoft Word

  • June 7
  • Aug. 30

Level 2 Focus on Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint

  • April 5
  • June 14
  • Sep. 6

Parking

Parking at the Central Library is available in the 3rd Street Parking Garage at the intersection of 3rd Street and Taylor. Bring your parking receipt to the Check Out Desk for 2-1/2 hours of free parking. Street parking is free after 6:00 pm on weekdays and all day on weekends.

Updated 1 April 2014


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