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Tech Fitness

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Upcoming Activities

Tech Clinic: How'd You Do That? 1st Class >

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 from 4 to 5:30 pm
Are there things you want to figure out about your phone, tablet, or laptop computer? Like getting the ring tone you want, sending texts, setting up email, etc.? Each participant will be paired with a student from Riverside-Brookfield High School who will help their partner figure out just what they’ve been wanting to about their tech device. Be sure to bring devices with you to class.

Tech Clinic: How'd You Do That? 2nd Class >

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 from 4 to 5:30 pm
Are there things you want to figure out about your phone, tablet, or laptop computer? Like getting the ring tone you want, sending texts, setting up email, etc.? Each participant will be paired with a student from Riverside-Brookfield High School who will help their partner figure out just what they’ve been wanting to about their tech device. Be sure to bring devices with you to class.

A is for Apple: iPad Basics >

Six Mondays from 10 to 11 am starting March 31, 2014
Now that you own an iPad, it’s time to learn the basic functions like setting up your home screen, customizing your applications, backing up information, setting up email and navigating the internet. Please bring your iPad to each class session.

Advanced iPad: Beyond the Basics >

Four Mondays from 11:30am to 12:30 pm starting March 31, 2014
Learn more advanced iPad skills like using Siri and your iPad calendar, plus creating Google accounts and video chatting. Please bring your iPad to each class session.

Tablet Test Drive: Try the iPad 1st Class >

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 from 1 to 3 pm
Maybe you’ve joined the millions who’ve purchased an iPad and now you want to learn how to use it. Or perhaps you haven’t bought one yet, but would like to test drive one first. This two-hour workshop will show you how to navigate an iPad and find the applications best for you. Bring your own iPad if you have one. If not, we’ll supply you with one to try out during class.

Tablet Test Drive: Try the iPad 2nd Class >

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 from 1 to 3 pm
Maybe you’ve joined the millions who’ve purchased an iPad and now you want to learn how to use it. Or perhaps you haven’t bought one yet, but would like to test drive one first. This two-hour workshop will show you how to navigate an iPad and find the applications best for you. Bring your own iPad if you have one. If not, we’ll supply you with one to try out during class.

Facebook 55+ >

Two Mondays from 2 to 4 pm starting March 31, 2014
The March 31st session of this class has been filled. Please look for Facebook 55+ #2.

Pinterest: Pin Your Ideas & Interests >

Two Mondays from 2 to 4 pm starting April 14, 2014
Pinterest is a web-based pin board for collecting and organizing your favorite ideas. You can find great ideas for just about anything you want to do! Learn to create a Pinterest account, set and manage privacy settings, create public and private pin boards and search for pins related to your own interests. Bring your own device – phone, tablet or laptop – or use a computer here.

Facebook 55+ #2 >

Two Mondays from 2 to 4pm starting May 12, 2014
The number of people 55+ using Facebook has increased 79 percent in the last two years. You'll be surprised how many people you know who are using Facebook. Learn how to create a Facebook profile, set and manage privacy settings, connect with other Facebook users and navigate pages. You will also learn how to send private messages to friends and save your favorite Facebook photos. Bring your own device - phone, tablet or lap top - or use a computer here.