I am a GUI/RAD beginner with knowledge of OOP. I am writing a class that contains a TStringGrid component. In the constructor of that class, I create the object. Now, how do I create events for that component, if I cannot 'see' it at design time, so that the method pointer can be initialized? (Also, is it an acceptable practice to include VCL components inside of classes?) I currently have to include the component on the form, and in the constructor, I assign that instance to the class's declared one. This works fine, allowing me to assign events, but this seems cumbersome. All comments are welcome! Thankyou.