What the Tech?!

New to using a computer or want to build more confidence? Check out these FREE classes! (Plus, there are swag and snacks!)

You can attend any classes that interest you, and there are four opportunities to attend each class. Register at https://bit.ly/3uX9G4w or call 309-274-2719. Made possible by the PLA Digital Literacy Workshop Incentive, supported by AT&T.

Computer Basics

This workshop is for those who are new to using a PC or want to build more confidence using the Windows 10 operating system. Attendees will learn how to navigate Windows 10, manage applications using the task manager, find and manage files and folders, save and delete files, and more. Register for your preferred date/time:

Wed., Oct 19 @ 11 am: Click here to register
Wed., Oct 19 @ 1 pm: Click here to register
Fri., Nov 4 @ 11 am (rescheduled from Wed., Oct 26): Click here to register
Fri., Nov 4 @ 1 pm (rescheduled from Wed., Oct 26): Click here to register

Internet Basics

This workshop is for those who are new to the internet or want to build more confidence finding information online and navigating websites. Attendees will learn about web browsers and search engines, build skills to navigate the internet, and discover tips and tricks for basic and advanced searching online. Register for your preferred date/time:

Wed., Nov 2 @ 11 am: Click here to register
Wed., Nov 2 @ 1 pm: Click here to register
Wed., Nov 9 @ 11 am: Click here to register
Wed., Nov 9 @ 1 pm: Click here to register

Email Basics

This workshop is for those who are new to using email or want to build more confidence using email. The email training will be using Gmail, one of the most common email platforms. Attendees will learn how to set up and use a Gmail email account, including how to send, receive, and reply to an email; recognize and deal with spam; organize and delete emails; and search for messages. Swag and snacks provided! Register for your preferred date/time:

Wed., Nov 16 @ 11 am: Click here to register
Wed., Nov 16 @ 1 pm: Click here to register
Wed., Nov 30 @ 11 am: Click here to register
Wed., Nov 30 @ 1 pm: Click here to register

Cybersecurity Basics

This workshop is for those who are interested in safety online and want to protect themselves from fraudsters and scams. It will build participants’ confidence when they are visiting websites, creating passwords, and responding to email. Register for your preferred date/time:

Wed., Dec 7 @ 11 am: Click here to register
Wed., Dec 7 @ 1 pm: Click here to register
Wed., Dec 14 @ 11 am: Click here to register
Wed., Dec 14 @ 1 pm: Click here to register