Getting Started with Microsoft Excel: A Learning Circle

This event is part of a series that has 6 sessions.

  • Fri, Feb 05, 2021 - 1:00 to 2:30
  • Fri, Feb 12, 2021 - 1:00 to 2:30
  • Fri, Feb 19, 2021 - 1:00 to 2:30
  • Fri, Feb 26, 2021 - 1:00 to 2:30
  • Fri, Mar 05, 2021 - 1:00 to 2:30
  • Fri, Mar 12, 2021 - 1:00 to 2:30


Microsoft Excel


Join us in learning or refreshing your skills with Microsoft Excel. Over six sessions we will cover how to:

  • create, format and share spreadsheets,
  • enter data,
  • use pivot tables,
  • and understand basic formulas and functions.

In this learning circle we will use a learning path to learn Excel together. A learning circle is an interactive class for people who want to learn something together and led by a facilitator. Even if you miss the first few sessions, please feel free to join us!

To participate in this course you will need to have access to the following:

  1. Microsoft Excel installed on your desktop computer or laptop; or Microsoft Excel in Office 365. *Note: You can sign up for the free web version of Microsoft Office before the start of our class at
  2. Access to with your Library Card (free) or another source. You can sign up for a library card online by filling out this form.

Week 1: Introduction

Week 2: Modifying worksheets

Week 3: Understanding toolbars, menus and entering data

Week 4: Excel formulas and functions

Week 5: Printing and page layout, charts and graphs

Week 6: Data management and pivot tables

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