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Reduced Club activities in July: No Open House, no General Meeting, small schedule.

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Green Text denotes our Classes suggest for our very beginners

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, June 22, 2015

10 am: How to have a FREE website Just Drop-In HnH
Google gives us so many free things, why not take advantage. Have a free Website, free Web building tools and more....... I the first hour you will see how to log in, how to ad pages and place photos, text and links onto your Webpages. In the second hour you will log in  and start building your own Website. Bring your laptop fully charged, have some pictures and text ready to be used. Also set up a gmail account for your self and make sure you know your password. Ready set go!  Instructor: Brigitte Haag

10 am: Maintenance and Security for your PC 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 

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

1 pm: Get To Know Your I-Phone
Get started learning your way around the apps on your new I-Phone. You can phone, text and email from your phone. This is just a few of the apps on the Apple I-Phone. Be sure to bring along you Apple ID and password. Also charge you phone before the class  Instructor: Pat Turek

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

10 am: Get Started with your computer, Cut, Copy & Paste, Just Drop-In
In this session, you will learn how to copy and paste, which will enable you to copy anything you find on the internet and then save it in a file on your computer. Did you find a good recipe or maybe a joke that you would like to save. You will also learn how to make a new folder. Instructor: Norma Winner

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

Thursday, June 25, 2015

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

1 pm: What's New in Windows 8.1, The Microsoft Store & Using Apps, Just Drop-In
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. 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). Instructor: Joann Frucchione.

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

Friday, June 26, 2015

10 am: Power Point for Fun HnH Just Drop-In
PowerPoint Shows don’t need to be boring text with bullets. Use images and clipart, animations and sound. feature your best photos in stunning slide shows. PowerPoint or Open Office Impress should be installed on your Laptop so you get most out of the 2nd hour. Instructor: Brigitte Haag

10 am: Using Windows 7, The Windows Explorer Windows, HnH 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: Introduction to Computer with Windows 8.1, Enjoying Music & Maintenance (HnH) Just Drop-In
This will be for the very beginners, learn to use your computer with the new Windows 8.
Today we look at "All about music CD's" and some maintenance to keep your computer running at it best. Instructor: Ron Purkhiser

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

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

9:00 am: Garden Committee Meeting, Meets at the garden

10 am: Get Started with your computer, File & Folder Management, and Maintenace for Your Computer, Just Drop-In
We will continue with new folders and explore file and folder management. This will help you organize your files and folders so that you can back up everything to a flash drive, CD, DVD, or external hard drive.. Finally we will explore Computer Maintenance: how to make sure your computer keeps running smoothly. Instructor: Norma Winner

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

Thursday, July 2, 2015

10 am: Intro To Ipad, HnH - What are those buttons and the Home Screen, Just Drop-In
Learn what the buttons around the perimeter of your iPad are. Next, we’ll look at how your Home Screen is set up and how you can customize it. Find out what apps came with your iPad. Instructor Joann Frucchione

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

1 pm: iTunes – More Than Just Music, Just Drop-In
Most people know iTunes as a website to download music. But, that isn’t all you can do with this Apple feature. Yes you can download music and videos. But you can also back up your iPad, or update your iPad. Check out those apps you’ve download for updates. Rip music from your CDs to share among your Apple devices. And this is just the beginning. Instructor: Joann Frucchione.

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

Friday, July 3, 2015  

No Classes Today, Have a Wonderful July 4 th Holiday Tomorrow!

Monday, July 6, 2015

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, July 7, 2015, No Classes Today

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

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

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. Facilitator: Bob Liebl

Thursday, July 9, 2015

10 am: Intro To Ipad, HnH – Customize Settings, Just Drop-In
A variety of settings are available to get your iPad running and looking the way you want it. We will look at some of the more important and widely used settings. Instructor: Joann Frucchione

10 am: Basic Photoshop Elements (2 of 5) Instructor: Mich Morin Hands-On
Just Drop-In $5 per session No Pre-registration Required

1 pm: Google Chrome, Google Search, Google Maps & You Tube Just Drop-In
We are going to take a better look at four popular Google services. The Google Chrome web browser, the long-time popular and number one search engine Google Search, and the excellent map service Google Maps. Also, we will look into the Google owned video service YouTube. Whether you want entertainment, education, promote a business, or upload your personal videos, YouTube allows you to do it all. While not a necessity, the best way to get the most out of all Google features is to sign in with your Gmail email account. Instructor: Joann Frucchione

1 pm: Advanced Photoshop Elements (2 of 5) Instructor: Mich Morin Hands-On
Just Drop-In 5 per session No Pre-Registration Required

Friday, July 10, 2015

10 am: Using Windows 7, The FREE Stuff, HnH 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. Brigitte Haag

10 am: Using the Android tablet, The Basics & Screens You'll See, HnH 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

1 pm: Introduction to Computer with Windows 8.1, The Screens You'll Use & Using the Mouse, (HnH), Just Drop-In.
This will be for the very beginners, learn to use your computer with the new Windows 8. This week we learn all about the mouse, and explore the Start Screen and desktop. Instructor: Ron Purkhiser

1 pm: iPad, (1 of 4) Instructor: Joann Frucchione Hands-On, Registration Required
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8375 Spring Hill Drive, Grace Presbyterian Church, Education Building B

Spring Hill, Florida

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