Wood Library Offers Computer Classes for Seniors

Canandaigua, NY (February 25, 2020)—With funding from the Ontario County Office for the Aging, Wood Library will offer new classes in 2020 to help seniors build digital skills and awareness about computers and online tools.  The free classes are designed for adults age 60+ who reside in Ontario County.

Pre-registration is required by calling 585-394-1381.  All classes are held at Wood Library, 134 N Main St, Canandaigua, NY  14424.

The first class in the series—Intro to Windows—will take place Tuesday, March 10 and Tuesday, March 17, from 10:00AM-12:00PM.  This class is for beginners who have little to no knowledge of computers.  The course will cover very basic computer skills and knowledge such as hardware, software and software types, folders, files, do’s and don’ts, cut, copy, paste, and more.  Participants must attend both classes.

Other classes offered in Spring 2020 are—

Downloading eBooks & Audiobooks, Thursday, April 16, 10:00AM-12:00PM

Using Canva, Monday, April 20, 2:00-4:00PM

Buying a New Computer, Friday, April 24, 2:00-4:00PM

Android for Beginners, Tuesday, April 28, 11:00AM-1:00PM

iPads for Beginners, Friday, May 1, 10:00AM-12:00PM

Excel Intro Taught by a Senior, Tuesdays, May 5 and May 12, 10:00AM-1:00PM

Computer and CyberSpace Security, Tuesday, May 5, 2:00-4:00PM

Streaming Services, Friday, May 8, 2:00-4:00PM

Digital Photography & Photo Editing, Tuesday, May 12, 2:00-5:00PM

Facebook for Beginners, Friday, May 15, 2:00-4:00PM

Google Apps, Monday, May 18, 2:00-4:00PM

Overdrive for Kindles, Friday, May 22, 10:00AM-12:00PM

Detailed descriptions of these programs can be found in a brochure at Wood Library or the online calendar at www.woodlibrary.org.  Call 585-394-1381 for more information.

Wood Library is a full-service community library and 501 (c) 3 charitable organization serving everyone who resides in the Canandaigua City School District.  Its mission is to provide exceptional public library service in a comfortable and safe environment where people can satisfy their curiosity, stimulate their imaginations, and connect to the local community and to the world.

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