The easiest way is to wrap a custom class around the ADO COM object. There are hundreds of interfaces in the ADO object, but you probably only need a few for simple SQL.

A quick search of codeproject.com and codeproject.com show several decent implementations that can probably get you started:

http://www.google.com/search?source=...=Google+Search

http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&s...er&btnG=Search