Fibre available in Warkworth

  • A fibre connection is now available to many consumers in Warkworth.
  • If you want to switch your internet to a faster fibre connection, talk to your your service provider about what deals they have on offer. The actual connection to fibre will be free, unless you are in an unusual situation. See  https://www.chorus.co.nz/help-and-support/fibre-installation/how-much-will-my-installation-cost
  • Check out other provider’s deals while you are at it to be sure you are being offered an efficient and competitive deal.
  • SeniorNet Warkworth will update to a fibre connection in the next few weeks, so expect even speedier internet when you attend any of our courses.

Seniornet Warkworth Apple Mobile Special Interest Group.

 This is for Apple iPad and iPhone users to attend and which aims to teach, learn and share the Apple experience between everyone. This group is a perfect extension to a course you might have done or as part of your ongoing self learning, come along and see if this group is right for you.

HELP & INFORMATION DESK: Fridays from 12.00 – 1.30pm.

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.

Group courses are available for beginners who have never used a computer and for those who would like to do a refresher course. 

Individual tuition is available in 2 hour blocks on many aspects of computing.

Getting Started with Computers

Using Windows 10

Organising Your Windows Computer
 
Word Processing using Microsoft Word or Libre Writer

Working with Pictures in Windows 10

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 .

Digital Scrapbooking

Genealogy and Legacy 9

Mobile Tablets and phones including Apple, Samsung, and other Android devices.

Photoshop 

Power Point

Publisher

Website Design

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.