Computer

With technology constantly changing in this day and age, it can be difficult to keep up. At the Circle we offer various levels of computer classes for older adults, ranging from beginner to intermediate.

You can bring your own Windows 10 Laptop, or desktop, or book one of our computers to use.  NOTE:  Classes will not run without a MINIMUM of 4 participants.

For class descriptions, times, fees and registration please contact us at (403)-343-6074 for more information, or see the descriptions below.

Level 1 – Windows 10

Introduction to Computers:  Basics of computers, terminology, functionality, and practical use.  General information that gives you an understanding of :   What is it, Where do I go, How does it work, Why do I need it, When do I need it…..getting answers to questions.  Performing the basic skills to make a Folder and a File.  Understanding the Windows and Menus.

You need to bring your Windows 10 Laptop/ or Desktop to class, or you can also book one of our laptop computers to use.  Limited number of laptops available, first come, first served.  Call (403) – 343-6074.

Cost  $60 for members  $90 for non-members          – Adult only class   CLASSES WILL NOT RUN WITHOUT A MINIMUM OF 4 PARTICIPANTS.  Please register early to avoid disappointment; you don’t want to miss out because you waited too long!

Weekday Date Time
Mon/Tues/ Wed September 9, 10, 11, 2019 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Mon/Tues/ Wed September 30, October 1,2 , 2019 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Mon/Tues/ Wed October 28, 29, 30, 2019 10:00 am – 12:00 Noon
Mon/Tues/ Wed November 25, 26, 27, 2019 10:00 am – 12:00 Noon

Level 2 – Windows 10

How to Use my Apps:  Word processing – Notepad, WordPad, Word;  Picture – Photos, Paint, 3D-Paint, and many other applications;  Music – Windows Media Player, and other applications.

Please bring your own Windows 10 laptop computer to class, or you can book one of our laptop computers to use in class.  Limited number of laptops available, first come, first served.  Call 403-343-6074

Cost  $60 for members  $90 for non-members          – Adult only class   CLASSES WILL NOT RUN WITHOUT A MINIMUM OF 4 PARTICIPANTS.  Please register early to avoid disappointment; you don’t want to miss out because you waited too long!

Weekday Date Time
Mon/ Tues/ Wed September 16, 17, 18, 2019 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Mon/Tues/ Wed October 7, 8, 9, 2019 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Mon/Tues/ Wed November 4, 5, 6, 2019 10:00 am – 12:00 Noon
Mon/Tues/ Wed​ December 2, 3, 4, 2019 10:00 am – 11:00 Noon

Level 3

Connecting to the World:  Browsers: Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari;  Settings, Bookmarks/Favorites, Searching the web for information, downloading and uploading data.

You need to bring your Windows 10 Laptop/ or Desktop to class, or you can also book one of our laptop computers to use.  Limited number of laptops available, first come, first served.  Call (403) – 343-6074.

Cost  $60 for members  $90 for non-members          – Adult only class   CLASSES WILL NOT RUN WITHOUT A MINIMUM OF 4 PARTICIPANTS.  Please register early to avoid disappointment; you don’t want to miss out because you waited too long!

Weekday Date Time
Mon/ Tues/ Wed September 23, 24, 25, 2019 9:00am – 11:00 am
Mon/ Tues/ Wed October 21, 22, 23, 2019 10:00am – 12:00 noon
Mon/ Tues/ Wed November 18, 19, 20 10:00am – 12:00 noon
Mon/ Tues/ Wed December 9, 10, 11 10:00am – 12:00 noon

Level 4 – Multimedia Assorted Classes – Pick one you like

Pick one or more of the following 2 hour, 2 class sessions:

Level 4 POSTERS – Do you have an event or a special occasion coming up; a birthday or a family reunion?   Then pick this class, and learn how to make posters!

Level 4 PHOTOS COLLAGES – Learn how to make electronic collages without the mess of scrapbooking! Save your time and your budget!

Level 4 EMAIL – Learn how to send emails to multiple people, saving and sending attachments!

Level 4 SOCIAL MEDIA – Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Skype, Kijiji.   Learn how to sift, share and connect to all your friends who have social media accounts!  Learn how to “tweet” to your friends, share a story on Facebook, or even buy or sell anything on Kijiji!!

You need to bring your Windows 10 Laptop/ or Desktop to class, or you can also book one of our laptop computers to use.  Limited number of laptops available, first come, first served.  Call (403) – 343-6074.

Cost  $50 for members  $80 for non-members          – Adult only class   CLASSES WILL NOT RUN WITHOUT A MINIMUM OF 4 PARTICIPANTS.  Please register early to avoid disappointment; you don’t want to miss out because you waited too long!

Weekday Date Time
Thursday/Friday  POSTERS  September 12, 13, 2019  9:00 am – 11:00 am
Thursday/Friday  PHOTOS September 26, 27, 2019  9:00 am – 11:00 am
Thursday/Friday  EMAIL October 3, 4, 2019  9:00 am – 11:00 am
Thursday/Friday  SOCIAL MEDIA October 10, 11, 2019  9:00 am – 11:00 am
Thursday/Friday  POSTERS October 17, 18, 2019  9:00 am – 11:00 am
Thursday/Friday  PHOTOS October 31, November 1, 2019 10:00am – 12:00 Noon
Thursday/Friday  EMAIL November 7, 8, 2019 10:00am – 12:00 Noon
Thursday/Friday  SOCIAL MEDIA November 14, 15, 2019 10:00am – 12:00 Noon
Thursday/Friday  POSTERS November 28, 29, 2019 10:00am – 12:00 Noon
Thursday/Friday  PHOTOS December 5, 6, 2019 10:00am – 12:00 Noon
Thursday/Friday  EMAIL December 12, 13, 2019 10:00am – 12:00 Noon