Calendar

The number after the hyphen is the session, e.g., Exploring your Computer-2 is the 2nd session of Exploring your Computer.

Mar
1
Fri
2019
Exploring the Internet-1 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex
Mar 1 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Exploring the Internet-1 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex | Orlando | Florida | United States

This 1 session course teaches how to use Microsoft’s Edge Browser. It covers going to a website, following links, printing and saving web pages, and saving addresses of favorite sites. It also covers using the Google search engine and mapping systems. Graduates of this course should be able to use Edge Browser on a personal computer productively at home. This course is one session. The price of this course is $20.00, payable at the time of registration.

Please Note: Practice is very important in learning how to use a computer. You must have a Windows computer to practice on between classroom sessions. Second, normally, Introduction to Computers 1 must be completed before taking this course. However, if you answer “Yes” to all of the following four questions, you can go directly into “Using Internet Explorer”:

Do you have a Microsoft Windows computer?
Are you comfortable using a computer keyboard and mouse or other pointing device?
Do you know how to use the Windows Start Menu?
Can you manage multiple open windows?
If you answer “No” to any of these questions, you should take Introduction to Computers before taking “Exploring the Internet”. If you are not sure, come to our Open House any Monday between noon and 3:00P.M. Our volunteers will help you decide.

May
3
Fri
2019
Using Your Digital Photos-1 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex
May 3 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Using Your Digital Photos-1 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex | Orlando | Florida | United States

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 $60.00, payable at the time of registration.

May
10
Fri
2019
Using Your Digital Photos-2 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex
May 10 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Using Your Digital Photos-2 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex | Orlando | Florida | United States

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 $60.00, payable at the time of registration.

May
17
Fri
2019
Using Your Digital Photos-3 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex
May 17 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Using Your Digital Photos-3 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex | Orlando | Florida | United States

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 $60.00, payable at the time of registration.

Jun
7
Fri
2019
Buying & Selling on eBay-1 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex
Jun 7 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Buying & Selling on eBay-1 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex  | Orlando | Florida | United States

This three session course covers the basics of buying and selling items on eBay. The first part of the course will be on buying. Students will learn how to search for items on eBay and how the bidding process works. There will be exercises on how to determine the fair price for items being offered for sale and how to evaluate sellers before you place a bid. The second part of the course will be on selling. Students will learn about registering as a seller, creating an eBay listing and completing the sale. Included will be eBay fees, determining the shipping cost, packaging, and payment options.

Jun
14
Fri
2019
Buying & Selling on eBay-2 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex
Jun 14 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Buying & Selling on eBay-2 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex  | Orlando | Florida | United States

This three session course covers the basics of buying and selling items on eBay. The first part of the course will be on buying. Students will learn how to search for items on eBay and how the bidding process works. There will be exercises on how to determine the fair price for items being offered for sale and how to evaluate sellers before you place a bid. The second part of the course will be on selling. Students will learn about registering as a seller, creating an eBay listing and completing the sale. Included will be eBay fees, determining the shipping cost, packaging, and payment options.

Jun
21
Fri
2019
Buying & Selling on eBay-3 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex
Jun 21 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Buying & Selling on eBay-3 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex  | Orlando | Florida | United States

This three session course covers the basics of buying and selling items on eBay. The first part of the course will be on buying. Students will learn how to search for items on eBay and how the bidding process works. There will be exercises on how to determine the fair price for items being offered for sale and how to evaluate sellers before you place a bid. The second part of the course will be on selling. Students will learn about registering as a seller, creating an eBay listing and completing the sale. Included will be eBay fees, determining the shipping cost, packaging, and payment options.

Sep
6
Fri
2019
Exploring the Internet-1 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex
Sep 6 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Exploring the Internet-1 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex | Orlando | Florida | United States

This 1 session course teaches how to use Microsoft’s Edge Browser. It covers going to a website, following links, printing and saving web pages, and saving addresses of favorite sites. It also covers using the Google search engine and mapping systems. Graduates of this course should be able to use Edge Browser on a personal computer productively at home. This course is one session. The price of this course is $20.00, payable at the time of registration.

Please Note: Practice is very important in learning how to use a computer. You must have a Windows computer to practice on between classroom sessions. Second, normally, Introduction to Computers 1 must be completed before taking this course. However, if you answer “Yes” to all of the following four questions, you can go directly into “Using Internet Explorer”:

Do you have a Microsoft Windows computer?
Are you comfortable using a computer keyboard and mouse or other pointing device?
Do you know how to use the Windows Start Menu?
Can you manage multiple open windows?
If you answer “No” to any of these questions, you should take Introduction to Computers before taking “Exploring the Internet”. If you are not sure, come to our Open House any Monday between noon and 3:00P.M. Our volunteers will help you decide.

Nov
1
Fri
2019
Using Your Digital Photos-1 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex
Nov 1 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Using Your Digital Photos-1 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex | Orlando | Florida | United States

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 $60.00, payable at the time of registration.

Nov
8
Fri
2019
Using Your Digital Photos-2 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex
Nov 8 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Using Your Digital Photos-2 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex | Orlando | Florida | United States

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 $60.00, payable at the time of registration.

Nov
15
Fri
2019
Using Your Digital Photos-3 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex
Nov 15 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Using Your Digital Photos-3 @ Marks Street Senior Recreation Complex | Orlando | Florida | United States

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 $60.00, payable at the time of registration.

We are a group of dedicated volunteers interested in passing on our computer skills to others.