Events

Apr
13
Thu
SeniorLink – Internet 101 @ Venango College
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Become Internet Savvy on browsing smartly, maintaining your safety while online. In Internet 101, seniors will learn the following topics:

  • Types of Browsers: Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer
  • Gain an understanding of what the Internet is
  • How the Internet is Used
  • Browser Basics
  • Search Engines Strategies (learning how to search)
  • Surfing the Net
  • Basic Tips when using the Internet
  • Tips for Socializing Safely when Online
  • Tips for Shopping Online
  • Thoughts on Considering Social Media
  • And more….

This course will include lots of hands-on training.

Apr
20
Thu
SeniorLink – Email 101 @ Venango College
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Are you new to email? Perhaps you are wondering how to communicate and send emails to your friends and family? In Email 101 we will cover the following topics:

  • Basics of How Email Works
  • Signing up for an email account
  • Customizing Your Look
  • Adding a Signature
  • Sending Email (Without attachments)
  • Sending Emails (With attachments)
  • Reading and Replying to Messages
  • And so much more……

Seniors will be required to sign up for a Gmail account if they don’t already have one. This is a hands-on course.

Apr
21
Fri
SeniorLink – Windows 10 @ Venango College
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

If you’re struggling with the Windows 10 update, this class will help you become familiar and comfortable with the changes. In this class, we cover:

  • Creating a Windows account and signing in
  • Navigating the desktop
  • Opening applications
  • Working with files
  • Searching for files and apps
  • Adjusting settings
  • Shutting down
  • Managing multiple windows
  • Personalizing your desktop
  • Customizing the start menu
  • Using Cortana personal assistant

This will be a hands-on class.

Apr
25
Tue
SeniorLink – Computer Basics @ Clarion University Small Business Development Center
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Are you new to using a computer?  Not sure what Cloud, Windows, ISP or App mean?  In Computer Basics we cover the following topics:

  • Understanding the different types of computers and operating systems
  • Parts of a computer, including printers, scanners, external back-ups and more
  • Understanding the term Cloud Computing
  • How to connect and disconnect your computer, including how to safely shut down your computer
May
2
Tue
SeniorLink – Internet 101 @ Clarion University Small Business Development Center
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Become Internet savvy on browsing smartly and maintaining your safety while online.  In Internet 101, you will learn the following:

  • Types of browsers: Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer
  • Gain an understanding of what the Internet is and how it is used
  • Learn how to search for information
  • Tips for socializing and shopping safely online
May
9
Tue
SeniorLink – Email 101 @ Clarion University Small Business Development Center
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Are you new to email?  Perhaps you are wondering how to communicate and send emails to your friends and family?  In Email 101 we will cover:

  • How email works
  • Signing up for an email account
  • Customizing your email and adding a signature
  • Sending email (with and without attachments)
  • Reading and replying to messages and more

*You will be required to sign up for a Gmail account if you don’t already have one.

May
16
Tue
SeniorLink – Facebook 101 @ Clarion University Small Business Development
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

If you are thinking about joining Facebook, or if you are new to Facebook, we will show you everything you need to get started, including:

  • Facebook terms
  • Now to create a Facebook account and find and organize friends
  • Explore the Facebook homepage, timeline, and newsfeed
  • Facebook for mobile devices
  • Managing notification
  • Deleting information from your timeline, and more
May
23
Tue
SeniorLink – Photo Editing 101 @ Clarion University Small Business Development Center
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Have you ever needed to edit an image on your computer, but weren’t sure how to get started?  In this course you will learn the following:

  • How to get photos from your camera, Smartphone, or Tablet onto your computer
  • Use FREE web-based photo editing software
  • Learn how to re-size photos, add text and overlays, make collages, and more
  • 5 Photo Editing Best Practices
  • Photo storage options and how to organize photos