Blairstown-area residents are invited to learn advanced Microsoft Word skills at Project Self-Sufficiency’s Main Street location on Thursdays, September 11th – 25th, from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Students will learn word-processing techniques, including the creation of professional-looking letters, faxes, newsletters and other documents, as well as the use of mail merge features used to print mailing labels and address letters to multiple recipients. The fee for each computer course is $10; students must be registered Family Success Center or Project Self-Sufficiency participants. Participation in the introductory level Microsoft Word course is required prior to registration in the advanced class. The agency’s computer lab is located in the First Presbyterian Outreach Center at 35 Main Street in Blairstown.
A complete roster of computer classes and employability skills courses are offered at Project Self-Sufficiency’s Newton location all year long, including classes in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook; QuickBooks accounting software; workshops addressing techniques for job search, interviewing, resume development and financial management; and courses designed just for seniors and men.
For more information, call the Project Self-Sufficiency office in Blairstown at 908-362-1777, or phone the agency’s Newton office at 973-940-3500. Information about the agency’s services is also available at www.projectselfsufficiency.org.