Fort Bend County Libraries’ Sienna Branch Library will present a series of technology classes in March that are designed to assist small-business owners with various aspects of their business. The classes present business applications for Microsoft Publisher, digital photography, and website development. All classes begin at 10:00 am, in the Computer Lab of the library, located at 8411 Sienna Springs Blvd in Missouri City.
On Tuesday, March 19, learn how to use Microsoft Publisher to enhance the operation and promotion of a business. Microsoft Publisher 2007 is a versatile program containing numerous templates, pieces of clip art, and a host of other features. The software program enables individuals to make cards, invitations, forms, banners, signs, and many other items.
The class on Wednesday, March 20, will be “Digital Photography: Small-Business Uses.” Learn how to edit and optimize photographs for use on a website, without having to buy expensive software.
On Thursday, March 21, the library will present “Build Your Own Website: Small-Business Uses.” Learn how to create a business website for free using Google Sites. This online tool offers simple tools to create a customized website that will increase the visibility and accessibility of a business.
The programs 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.