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eSkills Library & Job Center Classes

Classes are held each month at the eSkills Library & Job Center and are conducted by library staff and other partner organizations. Classes are free to the public. Unless otherwise noted, the classes do not require advanced registration.

Computer Basics

Basic computer class teaches participants how to operate a computer, how to use Microsoft Word and tests typing skills.

  • Thursday, Feb. 15: 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 1: 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 15: 2:30 p.m.

E. S. L. & Citizenship Classes

These classes free and open to the general public. For more information about class details, please call 817-392-6621.

  • Thursday, Feb. 15: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Feb. 17: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Feb. 20: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Feb. 22: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Feb. 24: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Feb. 27: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 1: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Mar. 3: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Mar. 6: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 8: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Mar. 10: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Mar. 13: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 15: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Mar. 17: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Mar. 20: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 22: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Mar. 24: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Mar. 27: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 29: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Mar. 31: 3 - 5 p.m.

GED Classes (taught in English)

Prepare to take the GED. Classes are taught by Tarrant County College District. Registration is required. Please contact the branch at 817-392-6621 for more information or to register.

  • Monday, Feb. 19: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 21: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Monday, Feb. 26: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 28: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Monday, Mar. 5: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Mar. 7: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Monday, Mar. 12: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Mar. 14: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Monday, Mar. 19: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Mar. 21: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Monday, Mar. 26: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Mar. 28: 6 - 8 p.m.

GED Classes (taught in Spanish)

Prepare for the high-school equivalency examination (GED) with the help of Tarrant County College District educators. Registration is required. For additional information and to register, call 817 392-6621.

  • Thursday, Feb. 15: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Tuesday, Feb. 20: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Thursday, Feb. 22: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Tuesday, Feb. 27: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Thursday, Mar. 1: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Tuesday, Mar. 6: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Thursday, Mar. 8: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Tuesday, Mar. 13: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Thursday, Mar. 15: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Tuesday, Mar. 20: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Thursday, Mar. 22: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Tuesday, Mar. 27: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Thursday, Mar. 29: 10 a.m. - noon

Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code was founded with a single mission: to close the gender gap in technology. The Girls Who Code curriculum is designed for students with a wide range of computer science experience. There will be activities for girls with zero computer science experience all the way up to activities that introduce college-level concepts. (Ages 11 - 17) Registration Required Call 817-392-6012.

  • Wednesday, Feb. 21: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 28: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Mar. 7: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Mar. 21: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Mar. 28: 6 - 8 p.m.

Microsoft Word

Workshop provides individuals instruction on using Microsoft Word.

  • Tuesday, Feb. 27: 2:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Mar. 13: 2:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Mar. 27: 2:30 p.m.

Microsoft Excel

Workshop provides individuals instruction on using Microsoft Excel.

  • Tuesday, Mar. 6: 2 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 8: 2 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Mar. 20: 2 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 22: 2 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 29: 2 p.m.

Social Media Marketing for Small Business and the Workplace

Explores the basics of social media. Learn how social media marketing can help grow a business or a personal brand. Students will learn marketing strategies to apply to their business or brand. Discover different types of social media, best practices, and management suites.

Registration is required. Call 817-392-6623 to register, beginning January 10, 2018. The last date to register for classes is February 1, 2018. 12-student limit per class. Classes run for six weeks.

  • Thursday, Feb. 15: 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, Feb. 22: 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 1: 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 8: 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 15: 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 22: 6 p.m.

Video Editing for Small Business and the Workplace

Explores the basics of social media. Learn how social media marketing can help grow a business or a personal brand. Students will learn marketing strategies to apply to their business or brand. Discover different types of social media, best practices, and management suites.

Registration is required. Call 817-392-6623 to register, beginning January 10, 2018. The last date to register for classes is February 1, 2018. 12-student limit per class. Classes run for six weeks.

  • Tuesday, Feb. 13: 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, Feb. 20: 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, Feb. 27: 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 6: 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 13: 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, Mar. 20: 6 p.m.

Computer Classes (taught in Spanish)

Learn and improve your computer skills. In these free classes, you will learn basic computer concepts, how to use email, the fundamentals of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint and strategies for browsing the Internet.

Basic Functions

This class covers the basic functions such as: creating/deleting folders, saving/deleting files, copying and pasting and explaining the functions of the operating system.

  • 10 - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Mar. 7

eMail Basics I

The eMail Basics class covers the basic functions of email: creating an email, introducing the email commands and sending an email.

  • 10 - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Mar. 21

eMail Basics II

The eMail Basics II class covers the basic functions of email:, forwarding, replying and attaching files to an email.

  • 10 - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Mar. 28

Internet Basics

The Internet Basic class covers the basic functions of the internet explorer browser: opening, closing, minimizing internet windows, adding tabs, viewing, zooming and learning the names of the different commands and internet functions.

  • 10 - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Mar. 14

Keyboarding I

This Keyboarding class covers the proper key position, basic functions of the keys and the learning the correct typing techniques.

  • 10 - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21

Keyboarding II

This Keyboarding class covers the different rows of keyboard and improvement of typing skills.

  • 10 - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28

Microsoft Excel I

The Microsoft Excel class covers the basic functions of the program: adding/deleting columns and rows, and creating a spreadsheet.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26

Microsoft Excel II

The Microsoft Excel class covers the basic functions of the program: adding/deleting columns and rows, and creating a spreadsheet.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19
  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, Mar. 5

Microsoft Excel III

The Microsoft Excel class covers the basic functions of the program: adding/deleting columns and rows, and creating a spreadsheet.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, Mar. 12

Microsoft PowerPoint I

The Microsoft PowerPoint class covers: the basic functions of the program: creating a presentation.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, Mar. 19

Microsoft PowerPoint II

The Microsoft PowerPoint class covers: creating and editing slides, inserting clipart, applying designs, running the slide show.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, Mar. 26

Last updated: Feb. 15, 2018