Macomb Local News

MACOMB – The Spoon River College Office of Community Outreach will be offering classes at the Outreach Center. Classes will be instructed by Erin Orwig.


Introduction to Microsoft Word will be held on Thursday (Jan 23) from 1-3 p.m. What is Word? How can you use it? This class will cover the basics of Word and the kind of documents you can create with the program. If people need to learn how to create a basic letter, write a paper, or create a quick flyer, this class will help you learn how to accomplish that goal.


Microsoft Word Level 2 will be held on Thursday (Jan 30) from 1-3 p.m. Once you know the basics of Word, master more advanced options such as inserting charts, shapes and smart art; tracking changes; and the mail merge wizard. This class is designed for students who use Word on a daily basis or those who have already taken Introduction to Microsoft Word. 


There are fees to attend and pre-registration is required. Classes will be held at the Spoon River College Macomb Outreach Center located at 2500 East Jackson Street in Macomb. For more information or to register, call Spoon River College at 309-833-6031 or sign up online at