Free Computer Classes for Seniors

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Cloud Storage: Thursday, September 14, 2023 at 9:30am

In this lecture, you’ll learn the basics of cloud storage — a technology that lets you store documents, images, and other media files remotely while giving you greater accessibility, reliability, and protection for your important data. We’ll discuss what it is, why it’s the future of data storage, and demonstrate a few of the most popular services currently available to consumers.

Google Workspace: Thursday, September 21, 2023 at 9:30am

Curious about the free tools from Google? Learn about some of Google’s most popular productivity tools that are for personal use, as well as work-related ones. This lecture will introduce Docs, Sheets, Slides, Photos, and Drive. We’ll explore some practical and creative uses and demonstrate how to make the most out of Google’s many free templates.

Gmail Tips & Tricks: Thursday, September 28, 2023 at 9:30am

In this hands-on session, we’ll go beyond sending and receiving email with Gmail! You will practice important features like spellcheck, formatting emails, searching your inbox, adding a signature, and attaching files. You’ll also receive a step-by-step handout so that you can practice using these features on your own after the session. Please note that this session will not go over how to sign up for a Gmail address. You may stop in at any time and our staff will guide you in creating one.

Smartphone Photography: Thursday, October 5, 2023 at 9:30am

This class explores the basics of using your smartphone’s digital camera. You will learn how to take pictures, where they are stored on your device, and how to delete them. You will also go over tips for taking selfies, recording videos, and sharing your photos!

Google Photos Workshop: Thursday, October 19th at 9:30am

Google Photos is one of the most popular photo sharing and cloud storage platforms. This hands-on workshop explores some of the basic features of the Google Photos app and will walk you through the steps of backing up your photos on your smartphone or mobile device to Google Photos. You’ll also learn how to create an album and share it.

Please note you must have a Gmail address for this hands-on workshop.  Bring your Gmail username and password and be ready to sign in during the workshop. You may stop in at any time and our staff will guide you in creating one.


None. These courses are designed for people who have never used a computer or have very little experience and want a solid introduction.

Stop in anytime and we’ll get you started with an email account!