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Tech Savvy Seniors @ Surry Hills Library

City of Sydney Library

Tuesday, 8 May 2018 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (AEST)

Tech Savvy Seniors @ Surry Hills Library
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Tech Savvy Senior Registration
Reservations are suggested for this event, as places are limited. If no seats are available, you are welcome to join the stand-by queue at the door prior to the event. Unclaimed seats will be made available to the queue shortly before the event commences.
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This free series funded by the Telstra Foundation and FACS is designed to help older people gain confidence in basic computer and digital skills.  

Book in for 1 or more of the small group sessions below:


Introduction to computers - 3 April

This workshop covers what a computer is, it’s components and how it’s operated. You’ll learn to use a mouse and keyboard and then road test your skills as you create your first document and perhaps do a little web surfing.


Introduction to internet part 1 - 10 April

Become familiar with the internet basics of getting online and surfing the web. Get well acquainted so you can go home, sign up for an internet service and hang out on the www’s yourself.


Introduction to internet part 2 - 17 April 

Growing your know-how from Part 1, we’ll look at ways to make web navigation a breeze as well as seek out video and music add-ons. We’ll make sure you know how to keep yourself safe online and get you going with tips for the best sites to view online.


Introduction to email - 24 April

Keep connected to family and friends with email. We’ll walk you through setting up a free Gmail email account as well as how to send, read and reply to your emails.


Introduction to online shopping and banking Part 1 - 1 May

Whether you want to book a holiday or buy groceries, we’ll walk you through the process of buying something online. You’ll also learn how to stay safe online for banking and shopping.

Introduction to online shopping and banking part 2 - 8 May

Following on from part 1, find out how you can save time paying bills online and learn how to browse, buy and sell using websites like eBay and about payment options like PayPal.


Introduction to social media - 15 May

Get sharp with social media’s famous three: Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. We’ll take you through a run-down of which social media to use and when. 

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Surry Hills Library
405 Crown St
Surry Hills
Sydney, New South Wales 2010

Tuesday, 8 May 2018 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (AEST)

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