Willows SeniorNet

WORKSHOP  

INSTRUCTOR: Various
PREREQUISITES: Interest in topic
DESCRIPTION:

The exact topics covered in this class will be tailored to fit the experience and needs of the students.

We will register 17 students in this class that meets 2 hrs per week for 1 week

All classes held Wednesdays from 11:30AM-1:30PM

  

SeniorNet Workshops -
2018 Session 1: January 24 – March 14, 2018  (Wedsday mid mornings)
 

(WE) WRK 005

Jan 24

11:30-1:30 

Photo/Video Management

With many photos on your phone or camera, it’s time to transfer all precious memories to a computer, and start doing amazing things with them.  You will learn all basic how-to's including downloading, organizing, managing, backing up, and basic editing.

Harvey Lee

Prerequisites: Windows users

(WF) WRK 006

Jan 31

11:30-1:30 

E-reading, E-learning and How-to’s

Learn to access eBooks and audio books FREE, and discover four websites with outstanding learning material including art appreciation from the Louvre. In addition you'll access 600 of the best free online college courses.

Gerri Hodson

Prerequisites: Library card, computer basics

 

(WG) WRK 007

Feb 7

11:30-1:30    

 

Microsoft Word's Mail Merge Feature

Learn to personalize bulk mail/email letters by adding each recipient's unique information to the standard letter, such as the greeting, address, fees owed, due date, etc. Select data from your distribution list spreadsheet or table.

Luisa Garcia

Prerequisites: Must be familiar with Microsoft Word 2013 (or later)

 

(WH) WRK 008

Feb 14

11:30-1:30 

Photo Editing / Printing Online

Before or after organizing your photos, learn how to edit them to make them look better, and learn how to order hard copy prints or albums online.

Harvey Lee

Prerequisites: Windows users

(WI) WRK 009

Feb 21

11:30-1:30

Quicken - Budgeting

How to use Quicken to budget your finances.

 

David Arken

Prerequisites: Quicken Basics or Equivalent

(WJ) WRK 010

Feb 28

11:30-1:30 

Selling online - Craigslist, Nextdoor

Learn to setup accounts, post listings for sale items, or rental properties.  I will share my experience to help you get the most dollars for your postings.

Fan Yeh

Prerequisites: Computer users

(WK) WRK

011

Mar 7

11:30-1:30 

Managing Personal Finances/Investments

How/What/Where/Why to use the Internet/Cloud for your Finances and Investments. How to get, manage and monitor Financial and Investment Information.  We will discuss popular Financial and Investment Sites (Microsoft Money/Yahoo Finance); Brokerage Sites (E Trade/TD Ameritrade); Personal Capital Site; and Financial Software (Quicken.)

Harvey Lee

Prerequisites: Windows users

(WL) WRK

012

Mar 14

11:30-1:30

How to use your computer more effectively

Now that you know how a computer works let’s take a look at how to use it effectively.  One of the items covered will be where your files are and how to organize them.

Bob Lord

Prerequisites: Computer skills

 

              

 
Willow Glen Community Center
2175 Lincoln Avenue
San Jose, CA. 95125
(408) 448-6400