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Attendees of our November Open-House / Newcomer Orientation

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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, November 24, 2014

7 pm: Ebay-Buying and Selling Drop-In
In this lecture you will go through the process of buying and selling on Ebay. Many mistakes can be avoided and this lecture will help you to get the most out of Ebay. Millions of people are successfully using this site to save or make money. See how you can too. Instructor: Charleen Scime

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

1 pm: Kindle Fire HD Just Drop-In
This class will help you get started on your Kindle Fire. Bring your Kindle to class and play along.We will cover having an email account, so you can use your amazon account to download items you want to purchase. We will spend time finding our way around the kindle. We will practice adding apps and customizing settings. Questions and input are encouraged. We all learn more this way. Facilitator: Pat Turek

7 pm: What’s new in Windows 8.1 Just Drop In (3 of 4) , HnH
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: Brigitte Haag
Week Three: Some familiar screens. The new Task Manager. A look at the Modern Internet Explorer. Now you can assign a Home page. More Desktop and the Mail app.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

10 am: Get Started with your Computer - Hands On - $20 Instructor: Norma Winner
(4 of 4) Registration Required, club phone 352-684-7171

1 pm: Introduction to Computer with Windows 8.1 (HnH) 5 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 Emailing with your Windows 8.1. There is an email program built in, but you might enjoy using a different one. We will look at these and how to use them. Instructor: Ron Purkhiser

1 pm: 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 

Thursday, November 27, 2014, Happy Thanksgiving Everyone!

Friday, November 28, 2014, Club Closed Today – Shop till you Drop!

Monday, December 1, 2014

10 am: Newcomer Orientation/Open House: Open to all. Learn all about the club. Bring a friend if interested. Light refreshments .

1 pm: Photoshop Elements Advanced Workshop, Just Drop-In
Just drop in if you have an interest. Each month a technique, a special tool, or a plug-in, for Photoshop Elements will be demonstrated.  Those attending can then work on their own images at home and show their results at the next month's meeting.  Attendees should bring a flash drive for images and templates and lots of questions and answers.  This is not a basic Elements class. Facilitator: Mich Morin

Tuesday, December 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. Instructor: Ron Dakin

10 am: Basic Windows 8.1 (2 of 4) Instructor: Gray Alexander
Hands-On, Registration Required Call club 684-7171

1 pm: Kindle Fire HD Just Drop-In
This class will help you get started on your Kindle Fire. Bring your Kindle to class and play along.We will cover having an email account, so you can use your amazon account to download items you want to purchase. We will spend time finding our way around the kindle. We will practice adding apps and customizing settings. Questions and input are encouraged. We all learn more this way. Facilitator: Pat Turek

7 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: Brigitte Haag
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, December 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: Mouse, Touchpad & Keyboard, Just Drop-In
This is a class created for those who have never used a computer before. The mouse, the touchpad on a laptop and the keyboard are the ways that you "talk" to your computer. You need to know these items before you can really enjoy your computer. Charleen can show you how and you'll enjoy every minute! Instructor: Charleen Scime

1 pm: Introduction to Computer with Windows 8.1 (HnH) 6 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 using the internet. You can find information about any topic you might be interested in, including finding places, and how to do things. 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: Picasa, Import, Organize, Improve your Photos - Just Drop In
Do you have a camera full of pictures? In this class you will see how they can be loaded into your PC, how Google's free Picasa will organize your images, and what amazing tools the latest version of the program offers to improve your images. Instructor: Fred Wise

Thursday, December 4, 2014

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

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

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

Friday, December 5, 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

10am: Windows Photo Gallery Just Drop-In HnH
Photo Gallery is a free download from Microsoft. It is an easy to use, but very effective tool to import your photos and for improving them. Come to this class and be dazzled what it can do for you. Instructor Brigitte Haag

1 pm: Facebook Basics , HnH, Just drop in.
Are you brand new to Facebook ? Let instructor Linda Aliff show you around the program to help you get started using it. Please be sure to bring your Facebook login information. If you don't have a Facebook account, either create one at home or show up for class at least 30 minutes before starting time. Instructor: Linda Aliff

 

 

 

 

Hernando Computer Club, Inc.
8375 Spring Hill Drive, Grace Presbyterian Church, Education Building B

Spring Hill, Florida

Tel (352) 684-7171
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