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Be Connected gives older adults an opportunity to participate in fun, free learning sessions that will increasing their confidence, skills, and knowledge to get online using everyday technology such as smartphones, tablets, laptops and computers.
There is a broad range of topics on offer from learning the absolute basics, getting to know your devices and how to get started online, to connecting with family, online hobbies such as researching your family history and most importantly, how to stay safe online.
State Library of Queensland is part of the Be Connected network and will deliver Be Connected learning session’s onsite Wednesdays and Fridays from 10.00am till 12.30pm, morning tea will be included. Each month we will focus on different learning topics (listed below) and you can book into as many sessions as you like.
Online Hobbies: Games for fun and learning - Wed 27th March
Digital Health: resources for healthy living - Wed 8th April
Using Cloud Storage - Fri 24th April
Digital photography basics - Wed 13th May
Making a masterpiece of phone media - Fri 22nd May
Basics of Microsoft Word - Wed 10th June
If you would like to find out more please contact (07) 3842 9058 or email@example.com