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Decorating a tree at the Gardens


Photo Contest Winner


Scarecrows in the Gradens


See our Luau Pictures


Techies helping members


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The Garden Committee at Work


General Meeting May 2013


Our Volunteers participate in the Hat Contest


Newcomers May 2013


Workshop


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March Photo contest Entries


Welcome Newcomers

Newcomer Food Preparers


General meeting February 2013


Volunteer of the Month


Workshop

(NOTE: Blue text are our Hands-On Classes)
(Green text are classes suggested for our very beginners)
(HnH Classes), You watch, listen and learn the first hour, then you do it on your own device during the second hour.

What's coming up this week:

Monday, April 14, 2014

10 am: Genealogy Searches & Tips with Family Tree Maker Just Drop-In
Learn about the on-line genealogy resources of Ancestry.com, MyHeritage, Geni, Family Search and others. Use Family Tree Maker to record what you find, to document your sources and to prepare and print a report or chart. Share your research with friends and family. Instructor: Ron Conkle

10 am: Facebook Newbies, Just drop in.
This class is for anyone who has wanted to get on Facebook but has never set up their account because they didn't know how.  Make sure you bring your email address and we will set up your Facebook account and you will be on your way to see what all your family and friends are up to. Instructor: Linda Aliff

1 pm: Facebook Workshop Just Drop-In
Bring all your questions about FB because you will get them answered. New to Facebook, you will get advice on setting up your security the best way possible, bring your laptop, tablet, ipad so you can make necessary changes, learn Facebook navigation tricks and more. Facilitator: Linda Aliff

1 pm: All about Cooking, Eating, and Recipes Workshop Just Drop In
The where, what, when and how of food. We'll Introduce & view various food websites and use these websites for development of your personal food or recipes files.Develop proper food file order (indexing, classifying, etc,)Coupon selection contributions & distributions so all members can use and become interested in building a once- a - month workshop. Coupons could also include restaurants, sport bars, etc.Lots of workshop discussion involving foods, prices, cooking. Our Goals: Development of a HCC recipe cookbook by members participating with the recipes, editing, placing graphics and indexing for this type of book. Building the book over a long period of time. Maybe a series of books of different food recipes, or maybe a yearly edition or bi-yearly edition. Facilitator: Kearney Sheirich

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

1 pm: Windows 7 After the Basics, HnH (3 of 8) Just Drop-In
(Half lecture, half hands-on on your own laptop)

We cover the Windows 7 start menu (including customizing) during this session. We'll look at four ways to start a program, and show how to make your favorite program(s) start automatically when you start your Windows 7 computer. Ron Purkhiser

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

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

10 am: Get Started with your Computer - Hands On - (2 of 4) Pre-registration required
Instructor: Norma Winner

1 pm: Using the Android tablet HnH (3of4) 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. Exploring the Calendar, Camera, visiting the PlayStore and browsing the internet. Instructor: Ron Purkhiser

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, April 17, 2014

10 am: What's new in Windows 8.1 (3 of 4) 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 new Windows 8. This is not a class for the beginning computer user ; but for those who have used previous versions of Windows and just want to find out what has changed, and what has been added.

Task Manager changes and the Internet Explorer 11. More on the Desktop, File Explorer, and the Mail App. Instructor: Joann Frucchione

10 am: Basic Photoshop Elements (3 of 4) Instructor: Mich Morin Hands-On Just Drop-In $5 per session No Pre-registration Required

1 pm: iPad, (3 of 4) Instructor: Joann Frucchione Hands-On, Registration
Required Call club 684-7171

1 pm: Advanced Photoshop Elements (3 of 4) Instructor: Mich Morin Hands-On Just Drop-In $5 per session No Pre-Registration Required

Friday, April 18, 2014

10 am: Introduction to Computer with Windows 8.1 (HnH) 7 of 8 Just Drop-In
(Half lecture, half hands-on on your own laptap)
This will be for the very beginners, learn to use your computer with the new Windows 8.

Today we look at "selecting" and "copy and pasting" again. Then we'll discuss protecting your computer from the various threats you are exposed to when browsing the internet and even using your email. Instructor: Ron Purkhiser

10 am: iPad, (3 of 4) Instructor: Joann Frucchione Hands-On, Registration
Required Call club 684-7171

1 pm: Using Microsoft Email Just Drop In
This class is centered on using Microsoft's Outlook.com email service (formerly known as Hotmail). You can still use your Hotmail; live.com or even an old msn.net email address to set it up. We will also look at the Mail app which is part of Windows 8.1 where you can set up your Outlook.com and other email accounts (except those from internet service providers like Brighthouse Roadrunner) so you have access to them all in one place . Instructor: Joann Frucchione

1 pm: Basic Windows 8.1 (3 of 4) Instructor: Gray Alexander Hands-On, Registration Required Call club 684-7171

Monday, April 21, 2014

 

10 am: Internet Inspired Crafts Workshop Just Drop In
Never before in mankind have we had access to so much information, so easily. In this
workshop we browse the net and then pick a craft project that can be tackled in the second hour. In the first session we made some paper sculptures, in September we built a pop up Christmas Card. Everybody loving crafts will have a very good time in this workshop. Join and show us your newest project to be announced. Future projects will include work with clay, or glass or paper.... Facilitator: Brigitte Haag

10 am: The Android Phone (HnH) Just Drop In
(Half lecture, half hands-on on your own phone)
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

1 pm: Computerized Sewing Workshop Just Drop In
The Computerized Sewing Workshop is comprised of people who share their love of sewing and embroidery.  Each month a different technique or project is demonstrated by one of the members.  After the demo, all are encouraged to participate in a “Show and Tell” session to display and explain their latest creations.  Won't you join us?
Just drop in if you have an interest. Moderator: Norma Winner

1 pm: Get To Know Your I-Phone Just Drop-In
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. Instructor: Pat Turek

7 pm: General Meeting – Open to all, Free admission. Refreshments and Social start at 6pm, meeting at 7pm. Computer and Gadget help, 6 to 7pm

Tuesday, April 22, 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

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: Basic Windows 8.1 (3 of 4) Instructor: Gray Alexander Hands-On, Registration Required Call club 684-7171

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

10 am: Get Started with your Computer - Hands On - (3 of 4) Pre-registration required Norma Winner

1 pm: 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

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, April 24, 2014

10 am: What's new in Windows 8.1 (4 of 4) 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 new Windows 8. This is not a class for the beginning computer user ; but for those who have used previous versions of Windows and just want to find out what has changed, and what has been added.

A collection of tips and tricks, look at some of the default apps, and questions from attendees. 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: iPad, (4 of 4) Instructor: Joann Frucchione Hands-On, Registration
Required Call club 684-7171

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

Friday, April 25, 2014

10 am: Introduction to Computer with Windows 8.1 (HnH) (8 of 8) Just Drop-In
(Half lecture, half hands-on on your own laptap)
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

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

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

 

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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