The Sidney Area Chamber of Commerce and the Sidney Job Service are excited to announce that Excel classes will be offered in Sidney this December. College student and Sidney native Luke Beenken approached the Chamber about offering the classes, and officials have received outstanding feedback about holding the instruction. There will be an Excel class for beginners from 1-3 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 17, at the Boys & Girls Club. There then will be instruction for more advanced participants starting at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 17, at the Boys & Girls Club. Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptops. Cost is $5 per participant.