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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.

  • 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Apr. 4
  • 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Apr. 18

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.

  • 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.
  • Tuesday, Apr. 3: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Apr. 5: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Apr. 7: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Apr. 10: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Apr. 12: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Apr. 14: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Apr. 17: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Apr. 19: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Apr. 21: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Apr. 24: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Apr. 26: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Apr. 28: 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.

  • Wednesday, Mar. 21: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Monday, Mar. 26: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Mar. 28: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Monday, Apr. 2: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Apr. 4: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Monday, Apr. 9: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Apr. 11: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Monday, Apr. 16: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Apr. 18: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Monday, Apr. 23: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Apr. 25: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Monday, Apr. 30: 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.

  • 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
  • Tuesday, Apr. 3: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Thursday, Apr. 5: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Tuesday, Apr. 10: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Thursday, Apr. 12: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Tuesday, Apr. 17: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Thursday, Apr. 19: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Tuesday, Apr. 24: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Thursday, Apr. 26: 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, Mar. 21: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Mar. 28: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Apr. 4: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Apr. 11: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Apr. 18: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Apr. 25: 6 - 8 p.m.

Keyboarding Basics

Learn how to operate the keyboard, mouse, & monitor. You will learn what fingers to use with what keys, increase your typing speed and learn the in’s and out’s of the keyboard.

  • 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Apr. 11
  • 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Apr. 25

Microsoft PowerPoint

Workshop provides individuals instruction on using Microsoft PowerPoint

  • Monday, Apr. 9
  • Monday, Apr. 23

Microsoft Word

Workshop provides individuals instruction on using Microsoft Word

  • Monday, Apr. 2
  • Monday, Apr. 16
  • Monday, Apr. 30

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, 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.

  • 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.

Computer Basics

The Computer Basics class covers the basic functions of the computer: turning on/off the computer, explain the desktop and icons, opening/closing windows and programs, introducing the keyboard and computer components.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, Apr. 30

eMail Basics I

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

  • 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.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.

  • 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Mar. 28

Google Docs

Google Docs class covers the basic functions such as: creating, editing, saving and sending a document using Google docs.

  • 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Apr. 4

Google Drive

Google Drive class covers the basic functions such as: saving and sending documents using Google Drive.

  • 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Apr. 25

Google Sheets

Google Sheets class covers the basic functions such as: creating, editing, saving and sending a document using Google Sheets.

  • 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Apr. 11

Google Slides

Google Slides class covers the basic functions such as: creating, editing, saving and sending a document using Google Slides.

  • 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Apr. 18

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

Microsoft PowerPoint III

The Microsoft PowerPoint class covers applying designs, running the slide show, saving, printing, and opening presentations.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, Apr. 2

Microsoft Publisher I

The Microsoft Publisher class covers the basic functions of the program: creating a publication, designing a project such as flyer saving and printing the publication.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, Apr. 9

Microsoft Publisher II

The Microsoft Publisher class covers the basic functions of the program: creating a publication, designing a project such as invitation saving and printing the publication.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, Apr. 16

Microsoft Publisher III

The Microsoft Publisher class covers the basic functions of the program: creating a publication, designing a project such as calendar saving and printing the publication.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, Apr. 23

Last updated: March 20, 2018