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Some of our Guests at our August General Meeting

 

(NOTE) Blue text denotes our Hands-On Classes

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HnH Classes, You watch, listen and learn the first hour, then you do it on your own device durring the second hour.

 

What's Coming Up This Week At Our Club:


Monday, August 25, 2014

10 am: Memcom Meeting All are welcome, no charge Help shape the future of your club!

1 pm: Gadget Workshop Just Drop-In
This workshop will deal with all the modern gadgets being sold today. I-Pads, SmartPhones, Digital cameras just to name a few. Everyone attending is encouraged to being one of their gadgets you may need help with. Between all that are present we hope to be able to share ideas and explanations that will benefit everybody attending. Join us with your favorite gadget ! Facilitator: Pat Turek

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

10 am: iPad, (4 of 4) Instructor: Joann Frucchione Hands-On, Registration Required Call club 684-7171

1 pm: What's new in Windows 8.1 Just Drop In (4 of 4)
In this four week series, we will take a look at changes that have taken place in the Windows operating system with the latest upgrade to Windows 8. This is not a class for the beginning computer user. If you came to this lecture series before you may want to revisit to get the latest changes. Instructor: Joann Frucchione

Week Four: If you still want a Start Menu, find out where you can get one. A collection of topics and a question answer period (if time permits).

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

10 am: Get Started with your Computer - Hands On - $20 Instructor: Norma Winner
(4 of 4) Registration Required Call club 684-7171

1 pm: Introduction to Computers with Windows 7 (3 of 8) HnH Just Drop-In
(Half lecture, half hands-on on your own laptop)
You learn how to get around in your PC, Where you store what, how to find your files again, go to many places without getting lost, how to move stuff from Flash drive or camera card back and forth from and to your PC. Instructor: Brigitte Haag

1 pm: Basic Windows 8.1 (4 of 4) Instructor: Gray Alexander
Hands-On, Registration Required Call club 684-7171

 

Thursday, August 28, 2014

10 am: Using the Android tablet HnH (4of4) Just Drop-In
Do you have an Android (Google) tablet? Join for this Half and Half class, get to know the capabilities of your tablet and be pleasantly surprised what it all can do for you.
The Gallery for your photos, playing music, and connecting to your PC wired, and wirelessly. You can transfer photos, videos between your tablet and your PC. Instructor: Ron Purkhiser

10 am: Basic Photoshop Elements (4 of 4) Instructor: Mich Morin Hands-On
Just Drop-In $5 per session No Pre-registration Required

1 pm: Windows 7 After the Basics, HnH (4 of 8) Just Drop-In
(Half lecture, half hands-on on your own laptop)
The Windows 7 Window, also called the Windows Explorer Window. Our new Windows 7 has a new look to all these similar windows, with many areas and features. Learn all about these features, how they can help you, and how to turn the features off it that is your preference. Ron Purkhiser

1 pm: Advanced Photoshop Elements (4 of 4) Instructor: Mich Morin Hands-On
Just Drop-In 5 per session No Pre-Registration Required

Friday, August 29, 2014

10 am: MORE iPAD, Just Drop-In
Now that you've gotten the basics of using your iPad, here's another wave of things your iPad can do. Share photos and word processing documents between your pc and other devices using Dropbox. Yes you can even edit a document using the mobile app for Kingsoft Office Suite. More on using iCloud and it's mobile web apps. Back up your iPad's stored content. Reset your iPad to factory defaults or from a backup. Watch your cable tv on your iPad with the Brighthouse app – great for summer's rainy season! Use your iPad as an ebook reader for all your iBooks, Nook and Kindle books – all on one device. Instructor: Joann Frucchione

10 am: PC Maintenance and Security Just Drop-In
PCs are complicated machines and they need weekly and monthly clean ups to keep them running at full speed. The available Windows maintenance tools, and security settings for Internet Explorer and e-mail will be discussed and demonstrated. Firewalls, antivirus and antispyware software will be discussed; they are important components of a package of tools that help keep a computer healthy and running well.   Instructor: Gray Alexander  

1 pm: Introduction to Computer with Windows 8.1 (HnH) (8 of 8) Just Drop-In
(Half lecture, half hands-on on your own laptop)
This will be for the very beginners, learn to use your computer with the new Windows 8.1.
Today we look at "All about music CD's" and some maintenance to keep your computer running at it best. Instructor: Ron Purkhiser

1pm: Android Phone Basics (HnH)
( Half lecture, half hands-on)
There is a lot to know about the Android Phone if you are new to them or thinking of getting one. It's much more than just a phone, a GPS built in to guide you where you are going, Get your email, Set up an appointment calendar with reminders, Browse the internet and so much more. We can help you learn about this wonderful device. Instructor: Ross Schnarrenberger

Monday, September 1, 2014 -- Labor Day Holiday !

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

10 am: Downloading FREE Digital Music and Books Just Drop-In
This class is an introduction on how to download free music from the internet and how to create CD's for your listening pleasure. Included are internet web sites where you can find your favorite music, whether it be Easy Listening, Country Western, Oldie Goldies, etc. Have a favorite band, artist, group? The old standards are all there. Downloading books from the Library will also be covered. Instructor: Ron Dakin

10 am: iPad, (1 of 4) Instructor: Brigitte Haag, Hands-On, Registration Required Call club 684-7171

1 pm: Introduction to Computer with Windows 8.1 (HnH) 1 of 8 Just Drop-In
(Half lecture, half hands-on on your own laptop)
This will be for the very beginners, learn to use your computer with the new Windows 8.1. This week we learn all about the mouse, and explore the Start Screen and desktop. Instructor: Ron Purkhiser

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

9:30 am: Garden Committee Meeting, Meets at the garden

10 am: Get Started with your computer (1 of 4) Just Drop-In
If you recently received a PC, perhaps as a gift, and are intimidated by it or were told, “Now we can e-mail each other”, but don't know where to start, this class might be for you. This class is designed for the person who has never used a computer before. Instructor: Norma Winner

1 pm: Introduction to Computers with Windows 7 (4 of 8) HnH Just Drop-In
(Half lecture, half hands-on on your own laptop)
There is a lot to learn about the Task Bar. See what programs are open, how to toggle between minimizing and showing Windows and how access your open programs fast. Access the jump lists and use some of the Aero features. Locate the secret button that minimizes all open Windows in one click. Instructor: Brigitte Haag

1 pm: Using the Android tablet HnH (1of4) Just Drop-In
Do you have an Android (Google) tablet? Join for this Half and Half class, get to know the capabilities of your tablet and be pleasantly surprised what it all can do for you.
This week will be the basics, getting around on your device. Instructor: Ron Purkhiser

7 pm: Linux Workshop, Just Drop-In
The Linux workshop is a working session for users to bring their questions and experiences to the group.  Attendees are encouraged to bring their computers with them for use in the workshop. We are working with different subjects each week and expect to cover areas such as installation and administration, file systems, setting up servers (print, file, web, etc), using WINE and virtual machines, and other topics that the group is interested in. Just drop in if you have an interest. Facilitator: Bob Liebl

7 pm: Microsoft PowerPoint Just Drop-In
PowerPoint Shows don't need to be boring text with bullets. You can add photos, clipart, dazzling animations, sound and video. Have some fun while you feature your best photos in stunning slide shows, and more....... Instructor: Dave Fetter

Thursday, September 4, 2014

10 am: Drop Box Just Drop In Share just about any type of document you can think of or store it ‘in the clouds'. Share those photos or documents with any type of device - Windows (pc, tablet or phone), Apple (iPad or iPhone), or Android (tablet or phone). Set up Dropbox on your pc, then download the app for your mobile device. Collaborate on documents, or just apply updates to a document you've been working on from different computers. Dropbox does it all; and you can set it up using any email address you currently have. Instructor: Joann Frucchione

10 am: Basic Photoshop Elements (1 of 4) Instructor: Mich Morin Hands-On
Just Drop-In $5 per session No Pre-registration Required

1 pm: Windows 7 After the Basics, HnH (5 of 8) Just Drop-In
(Half lecture, half hands-on on your own laptop)

All the FREE stuff that comes with your Windows 7. Wordpad, an impressive calculator, Character map, Sticky Notes, the Snipping tool, Import your photos using Windows, and the newest Windows Media Player. Ron Purkhiser

1 pm: Advanced Photoshop Elements (1 of 4) Instructor: Mich Morin Hands-On
Just Drop-In 5 per session No Pre-Registration Required

Friday, September 5, 2014

10 am: What's new in Windows 8.1 Just Drop In (1 of 4)
In this four week series, we will take a look at changes that have taken place in the Windows operating system with the latest upgrade to Windows 8. This is not a class for the beginning computer user. If you came to this lecture series before you may want to revisit to get the latest changes. Instructor: Joann Frucchione
W eek One: The Start screen. Intro to the Start screen, and it's latest revisions.

1 pm: iPad Lecture (1 of 3) Just Drop-In
This class will cover iPad basics along with a few advanced techniques to expand your use of your iPad. Instructor: Joann Frucchione

 

 

 

 

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