We wish you a great technology learning year in 2020. Look out for our forthcoming courses, presentations, Special Interest Groups and Help Days here and in our weekly e mail.
Our 2020 Open Day will be Tuesday 21 January, 2-30 to 4-30 pm at our Learning Centre – corner of Neville St and Mill Lane, Warkworth on the lower ground floor of the RSA. Our entry is from Mill Lane through the car park. All welcome.
Our first Help and Information Session in 2020 will be Friday 24 January at noon. For help there is a $5-00 contribution per person, against our costs. All members are entitled to one free session in 2020.
Fibre ultra-fast broadband is coming to Warkworth (..at last).
Chorus has announced the roll-out of optical fibre cables to the Warkworth area next year. This will allow you to enjoy very fast internet connection resulting more reliable video streaming and other data intensive uses. For more information on the benefits of fibre internet click the ‘fibre in Warkworth’ button below.
INFORMATION DESK: Is available every Friday afternoon from 12.00 – 1.30pm for you to come in and book the course that you have been promising yourself you will do in 2019.
Fridays 1200 noon to 1-30pm
Information: an experienced volunteer can talk you through the set of courses, book you on a course and help you join.
Help: tutors will be available to help you with your phone, tablet, laptop or your desktop. Please sign the register at the front desk and you will be dealt with sequentially and dependent upon the skills available that day. For help there is a $5-00 contribution per person, against our costs.
Our first Help and Information Session in 2020 will be Friday 24 January at noon.
Are for beginners who have never used a computer and for those who would like to do a refresher course…
Using Windows 10
Getting Started with Computers
Using Microsoft Word or Libre Writer
Word Processing using Microsoft Word
Working with Pictures in Windows 10
Organising Your Windows Computer
Excel for Seniors
Presentations are held weekly during term time on Mondays at 1-30 pm to 3-30 pm on a variety of topics.
So come along : cost $5.00 to members, who are asked to wear their badges.
People interested in any workshop and in joining Warkworth SeniorNet are welcome to attend. Our Learning Centre is at 28 Neville St, Warkworth on the lower ground floor of the RSA .
iPad and iPhone
Make a website
Get started with Genealogy
Legacy 8 for Genealogy
Announcing Special Interest Groups at SeniorNet Warkworth.
Special Interest Groups will meet once a month. All members are welcome. There is no need to register. $5 koha please.
The next gathering for members with a special interest in Media (Video, images, photo management, music, streaming and much much more), will be announced here –
Watch this space for the announcement of additional exciting Special Interest Groups.
The Media Special Interest Group is the place where a bunch of like minded people get together to discuss interact and share information on all things media related. Smart TVs, Streaming Video, Podcasts, Video Editing, e Books, Ripping CDs, YouTube, Streaming and playing music are just some of the subjects we will cover in this group.
Who should come? People with any device, any operating system and any level of skill. No need to bring your device, no need to register, just turn up. $5.00 towards overheads – Bring a friend!
STREAMING, DOWNLOADING, ORGANISING, , LISTENING, HARDWARE, PHOTOS . .
Bring your suggestions, your questions and your tips. You can just sit and listen or share experiences.
A great way to learn from each other in a social setting.
A Convener will open discussions and conversations can branch off in any direction.