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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, Dec. 14: 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Dec. 21: 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Jan. 4: 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Jan. 18: 2:30 p.m.

Cyber Seniors

Cyber Seniors is a class specially designed for senior adults who want to learn more about using computers. This class will help senior adults navigate the Internet, create a free email account and use social media.

  • Monday, Jan. 8: noon
  • Monday, Jan. 22: noon
  • Monday, Jan. 29: noon

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, Dec. 14: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Dec. 16: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Dec. 19: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Dec. 21: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Dec. 26: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Dec. 28: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Jan. 2: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Jan. 4: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Jan. 6: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Jan. 9: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Jan. 11: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Jan. 13: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Jan. 16: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Jan. 18: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Jan. 20: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Jan. 23: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, Jan. 25: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Jan. 27: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Jan. 30: 6 - 8 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, Dec. 13: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Monday, Jan. 8: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Jan. 10: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Jan. 17: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Monday, Jan. 22: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Jan. 24: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Monday, Jan. 29: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Jan. 31: 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, Dec. 14: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Tuesday, Jan. 9: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Thursday, Jan. 11: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Tuesday, Jan. 16: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Thursday, Jan. 18: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Tuesday, Jan. 23: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Thursday, Jan. 25: 10 a.m. - noon
  • Tuesday, Jan. 30: 10 a.m. - noon

GED Tutorials (taught in Spanish)

This class will provide individuals with tips and strategies in preparation for the GED examination. For additional information and to register, call 817 392-6621.

  • Saturday, Jan. 6: 10 a.m.
  • Saturday, Jan. 13: 10 a.m.
  • Saturday, Jan. 20: 10 a.m.
  • Saturday, Jan. 27: 10 a.m.

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, Jan. 17: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Jan. 24: 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Jan. 31: 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.

  • Thursday, Dec. 28 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Jan. 11: 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Jan. 25: 2:30 p.m.

Microsoft Power Point

Workshop provides individuals instruction on using Microsoft Power Point.

  • Tuesday, Dec. 19: 2:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Jan. 9: 2:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Jan. 23: 2:30 p.m.

Microsoft Word

Workshop provides individuals instruction on using Microsoft Word.

  • Tuesday, Dec. 26: 2:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Jan. 2: 2:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Jan. 16: 2:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Jan. 30: 2:30 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 Terms: Microsoft Office & Vocabulary Terms

This class covers the basic description of the Microsoft Office Programs and computer vocabulary.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 8

Microsoft Excel II

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

  • 10 - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13

Microsoft Excel III

The Microsoft Excel class covers the basic functions of the program: inserting formulas, and formatting and charts and graphs.

  • 10 - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 10

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.

  • 10 - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17

Microsoft Publisher II

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.

  • 10 - 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24

Microsoft Word I

The Microsoft Word class covers the basic functions of the program: creating, editing, saving and printing documents.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22

Microsoft Word II

The Microsoft Word class covers the basic functions of the program: cutting/pasting; formatting text appearance; creating numbered and bulleted lists.

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 29

Last updated: Dec. 13, 2017