In keeping with its goal of creating, supporting and retaining a work force with technological skills, Raintree Information Technologies is offering introductory computing classes suitable for anyone in the community.

The Computer Skills course will be offered from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday and again at 8:30 to 10 a.m. Sept. 13 at Raintree I.T., 1008 Commercial St. The class reviews ways to approach computers to make them easier to use. Participants will learn techniques and strategies for copying and pasting, switching between programs and recognizing visual cues given by the operating system. Cost is $7 per person.

For information or to register, call 325-4570 or e-mail (