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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: May • June • July


Workshops by Date

Click on each month to view the schedule.

+ May

  • Tuesday, May 1, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Excel: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Thursday, May 3, 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.
  • Saturday, May 5, 9:00am-10:30am, Word: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Tuesday, May 8, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Excel: Intermediate
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.
  • Saturday, May 12, 9:00am-10:30am, Word: Intermediate
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.
  • Tuesday, May 15, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Computer Basics & Windows 10
    Learn basic skills for everyday computer use, and tips/tricks for customizing Windows 10.

+ June

  • Tuesday, June 5, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Word: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Wednesday, June 6, 1:30pm-2:30pm, eMedia Open Lab
    Get hands-on assistance downloading electronic books, magazines, audio, and movies to your computer, tablet, or mobile phone.
  • Saturday, June 9, 10:30am-12:00pm, PowerPoint: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Tuesday, June 12, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Word: Intermediate
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.
  • Saturday, June 16, 10:30am-12:00pm, PowerPoint: Intermediate
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.
  • Tuesday, June 19, 6:00pm-7:30pm, PowerPoint: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Saturday, June 23, 10:30am-12:00pm, PowerPoint: The Show
    Learn how to use loops, triggers, timers, and presenter mode for effective presentations.
  • Tuesday, June 26, 6:00pm-7:30pm, PowerPoint: Intermediate
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.

+ July

  • Saturday, July 7, 10:30am-12:00pm, Excel: Beginner
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.
  • Tuesday, July 10, 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, July 10, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Excel: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Saturday, July 14, 10:30am-12:00pm, Excel: Intermediate
    Learn basic skills for everyday computer use, and tips/tricks for customizing Windows 10.
  • Tuesday, July 17, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Excel: Intermediate  
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.
  • Tuesday, July 24, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Computer Basics & Windows 10
    Learn basic skills for everyday computer use, and tips/tricks for customizing Windows 10.
  • Saturday, July 28, 10:30am-12:00pm, Computer Basics & Windows 10
    Learn basic skills for everyday computer use, and tips/tricks for customizing Windows 10.
  • Tuesday, July 31, 6:00pm-7:30pm, Google Chrome Extensions
    Learn how to use Google Chrome extensions to boost your browsing experience.

Workshops by Topic

Click on each topic to view the schedule.

+ Computer Basics

Special Topics

  • Tuesday, May 15, 6pm-7:30pm, Computer Basics & Windows 10
  • Tuesday, July 24, 6pm-7:30pm, Computer Basics & Windows 10
  • Saturday, July 28, 10:30am-12:00pm, Computer Basics & Windows 10

+ Microsoft Office 2016

Microsoft Word 2016

  • Saturday, May 5, 9am-10:30am, Word: Beginner
  • Saturday, May 12, 9am-10:30am, Word: Intermediate
  • Tuesday, June 5, 6pm-7:30pm, Word: Beginner
  • Tuesday, June 12, 6pm-7:30pm, Word: Intermediate

Microsoft PowerPoint 2016

  • Saturday, June 9, 10:30am-12pm, PowerPoint: Beginner
  • Saturday, June 16, 10:30am-12pm, PowerPoint: Intermediate
  • Tuesday, June 19, 6pm-7:30pm, PowerPoint: Beginner
  • Saturday, June 23, 10:30am-12pm, PowerPoint: The Show
  • Tuesday, June 26 17, 6pm-7:30pm, PowerPoint: Intermediate

Microsoft Excel 2016

  • Tuesday, May 1, 6pm-7:30pm, Excel: Beginner
  • Tuesday, May 8, 6pm-7:30pm, Excel: Intermediate
  • Saturday, July 7, 10:30am-12:00pm, Excel: Beginner
  • Tuesday, July 10, 6pm-7:30pm, Excel: Beginner
  • Saturday, July 14, 10:30am-12:00pm, Excel: Intermediate
  • Tuesday, July 17, 6pm-7:30pm, Excel: Intermediate

+ Web 2.0 & More

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

  • Thursday, May 3, 10am-11am, eMedia Open Lab
  • Wednesday, June 6, 1:30pm-2:30pm, eMedia Open Lab
  • Tuesday, July 10, 10am-11am, eMedia Open Lab

Web/App Tools

  • Tuesday, July 31, 6pm-7:30pm, Google Chrome Extensions

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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