Android Smart Phones and Tablets: Beyond the Basics

Event Type: Computer Classes
Date: 1/11/2017
Start Time: 1:30 PM
End Time: 3:30 PM
 Please bring: A working Android Smart Phone or tablet and any necessary passwords and log-in information.
In this intermediate-level session, Android Smart Phones and tablets, along with their applications (or apps) and general operation are the topics of discussion. Share your favorite apps in class. Learn more about the Android Phone's camera features. Wifi and Airport mode are also covered. Security issues are introduced. Not discussed: Apple iPhones, TracFones, Jitterbugs, other platforms for phones, or flip phones, or trouble-shooting of Android Smart Phones or tablets. Please check ahead of time with your Android Smart Phone's service provider if you have questions about your password, I.D., or questions about a function that is not working on your Android Smart Phone. Note: If you do not have an Android Smart Phone or tablet and would like to come and just observe, you may enroll to do so.

Location: Computer Lab
Other Information:
 This is an intermediate level class. An intermediate level learner is someone who has good mouse and keyboard skills and who can open and close applications, but needs further instruction with applications such as email, word processing, or other office software. Intermediate courses prepare you for advanced level courses offered by the library.

Telephone registration begins Friday, Dec. 2, 2016 by calling 518-584-7860 ext. 257. No early registrations will be accepted.

Online registration begins Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. Online registration will be accessed from this webpage and is activated Tuesday, Dec. 6, at 12:00 a.m.

Phone and online registration will be ongoing until classes are full.

Telephone Registration Instructions:

Call instructor, Kathy Handy, at 518-584-7860 ext. 257 beginning Friday, Dec. 2, 2016 and leave a message with your name, phone number, email address if you wish, and specific class requests. All registration requests and messages are returned beginning Monday, Dec. 5, 2016 and thereafter. If you leave your email address we notify you that your registration has been confirmed by sending you an email to the address you provide. You may have to verify your email address by responding to a first-time email from the system to give us permission to send future emails. Please remember to check your spam folder in case our system email lands there due to filters in your email service.

Anyone age 16 or older may register regardless of residency. No proof of residency required. For a small printing fee, optional handouts are available to accompany each class.

Students with disabilities are welcome to enroll and are asked to bring a volunteer assistant. Otherwise, please contact Kathy Handy ahead of time and if a volunteer is available, the library will match you with one. Ask Kathy Handy for details.
Contact: Kathy Handy
Contact Number: 584-7860 ext. 257
Status: Closed
Please Note
  • Attendee MUST give 24 hour cancellation notice to allow others on the waiting list to attend.

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