This summer, Fort Bend County Libraries’ Sienna Branch Library will present “Camp Sienna Teen Computer Classes” for students between the ages of 13 and 18. The classes are designed to help teens navigate school assignments and create fun projects. The classes will begin at 2:00 pm, in the Computer Lab of the library, located at 8411 Sienna Springs Blvd in Missouri City.
The schedule of classes is as follows:
June 21 – Camp Sienna: Web Design. Learn how to create and publish a personalized webpage for free! Participants should have a basic working knowledge of computers.
July 5 – Camp Sienna: MS PowerPoint. Learn how to use MS PowerPoint 2010 to create slideshow presentations for class projects, or just for fun! Participants should have a basic working knowledge of computers.
July 19 – Camp Sienna: Digital Storytelling. Learn how to create a digital multimedia story with the free online tool “Photo Story 3 for Windows.” Get tips on using photos, special effects, soundtrack music, text, and your own voice narration to create a digital story presentation that can be published on the web. Those attending the class are encouraged to have either a working Google account or a USB flash drive on which to save their digital story.
August 2 – Camp Sienna: MS Publisher. Learn how to use MS Publisher 2010 to make brochures, cards, and newsletters.
The classes are free and open to the public. Seating is limited, however, and reservations are required. To register online at the library’s website (www.fortbend.lib.tx.us), click on “Calendar,” select “Sienna Branch,” and find the program. Participants may also register by calling the library at 281-238-2952, or by visiting the library.