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Using Your Digital Photos Starting Soon

3 sessions – $30 Total

This three session course helps you understand the many wonderful things you can do on the computer with the photos from your digital camera. The course will cover:

  • General concepts of digital camera operation
  • Tips on picture taking
  • Transferring digital pictures to your computer
  • How to store and organize your pictures
  • Editing and enhancing your photos
  • Printing photos
  • E-mailing photos
  • How to create a wonderful slide show of your photos, complete with music and effect

The class will also touch on scanning photos, adding text to photos and creatively adding photos to word processing and other documents. You will be given class materials to work with and references to further your knowledge. Programs used will be provided free to each student. You must have a digital camera and a computer to take this course. You must have also completed Exploring your Computer or have the equivalent experience. See below for the schedule of classes. The price of this course is $30.00, payable at the time of registration.

Click here to see the schedules for Using Your Digital Photos.

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Windows 8 Simplified

Windows 8 Simplified, Enroll Now!

We will be soon launching a brand new class titled “Windows 8 Simplified”, it’s aimed at simplifying Windows 8  and making it enjoyable to use.
UPDATE: This course has now gone live and enrollments are open, see below for details.

This 3 session course is aimed at those currently using Windows 8 and wanting to know more about it’s features, or those consider buying Windows 8. The course explains Windows 8 in a simplified manor to remove all the confusion and aims at empowering you with the skills to use Windows 8 comfortably and also enjoy using it at the same time. We teach the skills necessary to customize the interface to your preference, adjust settings to your level of vision and ability, searching for files & applications, adding and removing tiles, uninstalling applications and much more. If Windows 8 frustrates you then this is the course to remove the frustration and begin to enjoy Windows 8 in it’s intended glory.

Please Note: Students should have completed Introduction to Computers prior to taking this course.
The cost of this 3 week, 3 session course will be $30 payable at the time of registration.

Click here to see the Windows 8 Simplified schedules.

Registration and Course Information here.

Genealogy

Genealogy Course Coming Soon

We only run this Genealogy course once or twice a year.

This five session course utilizes the “Roots Magic” software suite which is award-winning genealogy software which makes researching, organizing, and sharing your family history easy! Students will learn how to trace their ancestral history, documenting births, deaths and marriages, mapping out past, present and future generations. The course will be 3 sessions of using Roots Magic software and 2 session of Internet researching for genealogy purposes.

See below for the schedule of classes. The price of this course is $50.00, payable at the time of registration.

Click to see the Genealogy schedules.

Network Maintenance

On Thursday, July 18th, at 11PM EDT, our network engineering team will be performing maintenance, which is scheduled to complete by 1AM EDT, July 19th. Please note, these upgrades may result in brief network outages during the maintenance window lasting no more than 5 minutes. We will closely monitor our service levels during the maintenance window in order to control the impact of the scheduled downtime. We appreciate your patience and understanding as we continue working to bring you a better website for your needs.