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• Free. No registration required, unless otherwise noted.
• Current software includes Microsoft Office 2016 and Windows 10.
• Location: LRNC 105.
 

NOTE: Workshops begin at the posted times and may fill to capacity. We offer a 10-minute grace period for late attendees.

Before the Workshop: Get a Library Computer Login

To login to a computer and and participate in the workshops, patrons must have one of the following login credentials: LSC Username & Password, HCPL library card number & PIN, or a 1-day guest pass.
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  • Current students: Login with your MyLoneStar username & Password 
  • HCPL patrons: Login with your 14-library card number & 4-digit PIN.
    • If you do not know your library card number or PIN, please visit the Reference Desk with appropriate ID to retrieve it.
    • If this is your first time logging into an LSC campus computer, you will need to have your card number activated at the Reference Desk.
  • Guest patrons: If you do not have an LSC login or an HCPL library card, there 2 options:
    • Get a FREE HCPL library card, with appropriate ID.
    • Get a 1-day guest pass, with appropriate ID.  

PDF: January 2018 • February • March


Workshops by Date

Click on each month to view the schedule.

+ January 2018

  • Tuesday, January 9, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Word: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Thursday, January 11, 10:00am-11:00am, eMedia Open Lab
    Get hands-on assistance downloading electronic books, magazines, audio, and movies to your computer, tablet, or mobile phone.
  • Tuesday, January 16, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Word: Intermediate  Closed Tuesday, Jan. 16, due to inclement weather.
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.
  • Saturday, January 20, 9:00am-10:30am, Computer Basics & Windows 10
    Learn basic skills for everyday computer use, and tips/tricks for customizing Windows 10.
  • Tuesday, January 23, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Gmail & Google Drive
    Get tips and tricks for using your Gmail and Google Drive account. NOTE: Participants who do not currently have Gmail must register for a free account prior to the workshop. 
  • Tuesday, January 30, 6:00pm-7:30pm, PowerPoint: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.

+ February

  • Saturday, February 3, 9:00am-10:30am, Word: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Tuesday, February 6, 6:00pm-7:30pm, PowerPoint: Intermediate
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.
  • Wednesday, February 7, 9:00am-10:00am, eMedia Open Lab
    Get hands-on assistance downloading electronic books, magazines, audio, and movies to your computer, tablet, or mobile phone.
  • Saturday, February 10, 9:00am-10:30am, Word: Intermediate
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.
  • Tuesday, February 13, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Computer Basics & Windows 10
    Learn basic skills for everyday computer use, and tips/tricks for customizing Windows 10.
  • Tuesday, February 20, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Excel: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Saturday, February 24, 9:00am-10:30am, PowerPoint: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Tuesday, February 27, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Excel: Intermediate
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.

+ March

  • Saturday, March 3, 9:00am-10:30am, PowerPoint: Intermediate
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.
  • Monday, March 5, 11:00am-12:00pm, eMedia Open Lab
    Get hands-on assistance downloading electronic books, magazines, audio, and movies to your computer, tablet, or mobile phone.
  • Tuesday, March 6, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Computer Basics & Windows 10
    Learn basic skills for everyday computer use, and tips/tricks for customizing Windows 10.
  • Tuesday, March 13 - NO WORKSHOP
  • Tuesday, March 20, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Word: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Saturday, March 24, 9:00am-10:30am, Excel: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Tuesday, March 27, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Word: Intermediate
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.

Workshops by Topic

Click on each topic to view the schedule.

+ Computer Basics

Special Topics

  • Saturday, January 20, 9am-10:30am, Computer Basics & Windows 10
  • Tuesday, February 13, 6pm-7:30pm, Computer Basics & Windows 10
  • Tuesday, March 6, 6pm-7:30pm, Computer Basics & Windows 10

+ Microsoft Office 2016

Microsoft Word 2016

  • Tuesday, January 9, 6pm-7:30pm, Word: Beginner
  • Tuesday, January 16, 6pm-7:30pm, Word: Intermediate  Closed Tuesday, Jan. 16, due to inclement weather.
  • Saturday, February 3, 9am-10:30am, Word: Beginner
  • Saturday, February 10, 9am-10:30am, Word: Intermediate
  • Tuesday, March 20, 6pm-7:30pm, Word: Beginner
  • Tuesday, March 27, 6pm-7:30pm, Word: Intermediate

Microsoft PowerPoint 2016

  • Tuesday, January 30, 6pm-7:30pm, PowerPoint: Beginner
  • Tuesday, February 6, 6pm-7:30pm, PowerPoint: Intermediate
  • Saturday, February 24, 9am-10:30am, PowerPoint: Beginner
  • Saturday, March 3, 9am-10:30am, PowerPoint: Intermediate

Microsoft Excel 2016

  • Tuesday, February 20, 6pm-7:30pm, Excel: Beginner
  • Tuesday, February 27, 6pm-7:30pm, Excel: Intermediate
  • Saturday, March 24, 9am-10:30am, Excel: Beginner
  • Saturday, April 7, 9am-10:30am, Excel: Intermediate

+ Web 2.0 & More

eMedia (streaming/downloading books, audio, & more)

  • Thursday, January 11, 10am-11am, eMedia Open Lab
  • Wednesday, February 7, 9am-10am, eMedia Open Lab
  • Monday, March 5, 11am-12pm, eMedia Open Lab

Web/App Tools

  • Tuesday, January 23, 6pm-7:30pm, Gmail & Google Drive
    NOTE: Participants who do not currently have Gmail must register for a free account prior to the workshop. 

Computer Workshops Survey

computer workshops surveyIn an on-going effort to provide quality programming at days and times that fit the community's needs, LSC-CyFair Library would like your assistance in planning for future Computer Workshops.

Help us improve our programming by taking the Computer Workshops Survey. Survey should only take 2-3 minutes.
Thank you!



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