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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: October • November • December


Workshops by Date

Click on each month to view the schedule.

+ October

Note: Tuesday evening classes are now from 6:00-8:00pm.

  • Tuesday, October 3, 6:00pm-8:00pm, Resumes with Word
    Learn how to create and format a resume with Word.
  • Tuesday, October 10, 6:00pm-8:00pm, Word: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Wednesday, October 11, 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.
  • Saturday, October 14, 9:00am-11:00am, Word: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Tuesday, October 17, 6:00pm-8:00pm, Word: Intermediate
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.
  • Saturday, October 21, 9:00am-11:00am, Word: Intermediate
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.
  • Tuesday, October 24, 6:00pm-8:00pm, PowerPoint: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Tuesday, October 31, 6:00pm-8:00pm, PowerPoint: Intermediate
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.

+ November

  • Saturday, November 4, 9:00am-11:00am, PowerPoint: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Tuesday, November 7, 6:00pm-8:00pm, Excel: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Thursday, November 9, 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, November 11, 9:00am-11:00am, PowerPoint: Intermediate
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.
  • Tuesday, November 14, 6:00pm-8:00pm, Excel: Intermediate
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.
  • Saturday, November 18, 9:00am-11:00am, Excel: Beginner
    Learn about creating, formatting, printing, and saving documents.
  • Tuesday, November 28, 6:00pm-8:00pm, Windows 10
    Discover tips and tricks for navigating and using Windows 10.

+ December

  • Saturday, December 2, 9:00am-11:00am, Excel: Intermediate
    Learn intermediate formatting, layout, and application-specific skills.
  • Tuesday, December 5, 6:00pm-8:00pm, Streaming Music Playlists
    Learn how to create holiday (or other) musical playlists with streaming music services, including Pandora and Spotify.
  • Tuesday, December 12, 6:00pm-8:00pm, Goodreads
    Learn how to catalog your library online, keep track of your reading lists, and find recommendations for your next book.

Workshops by Topic

Click on each topic to view the schedule.

+ Computer Basics

Special Topics

  • Tuesday, November 28, 6pm-8pm, Windows 10

+ Microsoft Office 2016

Note: Tuesday evening classes are now from 6:00-8:00pm.

Computer Basics

  • Tuesday, November 28, 6pm-8pm, Windows 10

Microsoft Word 2016

  • Tuesday, October 10, 6pm-8pm, Word: Beginner
  • Tuesday, October 17, 6pm-8pm, Word: Intermediate
  • Saturday, October 14, 9am-11am, Word: Beginner
  • Saturday, October 21, 9am-11am, Word: Intermediate

Microsoft PowerPoint 2016

  • Tuesday, October 24, 6pm-8pm, PowerPoint: Beginner
  • Tuesday, October 31, 6pm-8pm, PowerPoint: Intermediate
  • Saturday, November 4, 9am-11am, PowerPoint: Beginner
  • Saturday, November 11, 9am-11am, PowerPoint: Intermediate

Microsoft Excel 2016

  • Tuesday, November 7, 6pm-8pm, Excel: Beginner
  • Tuesday, November 14, 6pm-8pm, Excel: Intermediate
  • Saturday, November 18, 9am-11am, Excel: Beginner
  • Saturday, December 2, 9am-11am, Excel: Intermediate

+ Web 2.0 & More

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

  • Wednesday, October 11, 11am-12pm, eMedia Open Lab
  • Thursday, November 9, 10am-11am, eMedia Open Lab
  • Thursday, December 7, 9am-10am, eMedia Open Lab

Job/Career

  • Tuesday, October 3, 6pm-8pm, Resumes with Word

Web/App Tools

  • Tuesday, December 5, 6pm-8pm, Steaming Music Playlists
  • Tuesday, December 12, 6pm-8pm, Goodreads

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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