Computer Class

Overdrive for Library eBooks & Audiobooks

Learn how to download or stream eBooks and audiobooks using Overdrive. All you need is a Harris County Public Library card! Join us on Tues 10/30 from 2:30 PM - 4 PM. Self-register online or call 832-927-7830.

Free Online Test Prep

/Learning ExpressThis online resource not only offers preparation for the tests that you would expect, like the GED, SAT, and ACT, it also covers an amazing variety of occupational exams, the ASVAB, AP exams, various STAAR tests, the US Citizenship test, and many more. They also have skill-building components for math, science, reading, grammar, and writing. In addition, there are career-building components like searching for jobs, internships, colleges, and careers, tools for getting hired, and skills and strategies to help students succeed in college. Let us show you this great resource on Saturday, October 20, at 10:30 am. Please register here.

10/19 – TGIF Programs Technology Series – NEW – 10 Minutes of Tech

 

Spots still available!
People from Freeman Library will be here to address question(s about desktops/laptops, smartphones, digital tablets, HCPL eMedia, etc. for a 10 minute, 1-On-1 discussion. This “10 Minutes of Tech” session is free but registration is required. To register, please call the library at 832.927.5420 and ask for the Reference Desk. Space is limited.

October Computer Classes

ComputerThe following computer classes will be offered in October:

Computer Basics—October 11
Beginner Internet—October 18
Beginner Typing—October 25

All sessions are scheduled for Thursdays from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm.

Sign up at the Information Desk or call 713-464-1633.

Basic Computer Skills Workshop

Join us tomorrow Oct 9th from 2:30-4 PM for a Basic Computer Skills Workshop at #KingwoodLibrary. Learn the #basic operations of a computer including #mousing skills and #keyboarding skills. We'll have you flying in no time! Self-register online at or call the library at 832-927-7830.

 

Free Class at Kingwood Library: Microsoft Word 2016 - Level 1

Join us for an evening Microsoft Word 2016 - Level 1 class at #KingwoodLibrary on Monday 10/8 from 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM. Learn the basics of #Word. Self-register online or by calling 832-927-7830.

Kids’ & Teens' Events on Monday

SlaughterhouseThis Monday, October 8, we have 2 very special events. For teens, we have “Read In” from 3:30-5:00 pm. Hang out with friends, get a FREE copy of “Slaughterhouse-five,” and have a chill place to read. We will have pizza for participating readers! (Ages 13-18)
For kids, this week’s Computer Explorers will play “Plants vs. Zombies” from 4-6 pm. Armed with dozens of zombie-zapping plants, from the classic peashooter to the devious cherry bomb, you’ll need to think fast and plant faster to stop all types of zombies dead in their tracks. Learn about the game and play with us! (Ages 7-15)

Libby for Library eBooks & Audiobooks

Learn how to download or stream eBooks and audiobooks using Overdrive's newest app, Libby. All you need is a Harris County Public Library card! This free class meets on Wednesday 10/3 from 2:30 PM - 4PM in the Computer Lab. Self-register online or by calling the library at 832-927-7830.

Computer Class: New Time

Starting in October, computer classes in English will take place on Wednesdays at 1:30 pm. Computer classes in Spanish will continue to take place on Thursdays at 10:30 am. Next Wednesday, October 3, at 1:30 pm, the topic will be Microsoft Excel Basics. Come and learn how to create tables and format them with different styles. Computer classes are free and no registration is required. For a complete schedule of our computer topics, take a look at our events calendar.

For more information, please contact the branch at 832-927-5530.

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Adults - United Way THRIVE Programs Coming in October!

 

Searching For Jobs Online

This is a free employment coaching session conducted by the United Way Bay Area. There is no registration necessary. Wednesday, October 3 at 3:30 PM in the Children’s Activity Space.

Create an Effective Resume

This is a free employment coaching session conducted by the United Way Bay Area. There is no registration necessary. Wednesday, October 24 at 3:30 PM in the Children’s Activity Space.

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