Intro to Apple iPads Part I for Abs. Beginners (2 sessions)

Event Type: Computer Classes
Date: 3/20/2017
Start Time: 1:30 PM
End Time: 3:30 PM
 Requirements: For Beginning Apple iPad users with ANY generation Apple iPads, or Apple iPad minis. Bring your own Apple iPad or iPad Mini to this two-session course and learn the basics including how to set up and use your device with wifi, touch screen gestures, where all the buttons are and what they do, and how to interact with the device. Learn to establish an Apple I.D., password, security code, and email address if you haven't yet done so. Bring wires that came with your device, and learn how and when to charge your iPad. This course helps participants learn basic fundamentals any absolute beginner needs to reach the goal of successfully, comfortably, and efficiently using an iPad.
If you already know your Apple I.D. and password, and understand the basics of touch screen gestures and would like learn more about your iPad or iPad mini in general, consider enrolling in our next-level classes including:

Beginner Level iPad Users:
Intro to Apple iPads I for Absolute Beginners (learn buttons, swiping gestures, the Apple ID and password, and other fundamentals to start you off) Mon. & Tues. January 9 & 10, from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Intro to Apple iPads II (Safari, Internet, and Bookmarks) Mon., April 3 , from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Intro to Apple iPads III (Photos & Camera) Tues., April 4, from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
For Intermediate iPad users:
Apple iPads IV (Calendar App) Mon., April 24, from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Apple iPads V (Contacts & E-Mail) Mon., April 25 , from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Apple iPads VI (iCloud iCloud Drive Backups) Mon., May 22, from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Apple iPads VII (Apps in General) Tues., May 23 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Apple iPads VIII (Siri) To be offered in the summer session of 2017.

For all ability levels:
Apple iPad Practice Session (Questions and Answers) Tues., May 30, from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Register separately for any of the courses mentioned above by navigating to the correct date and time for the course of your choice on our events calendar.

Location: Computer Lab
Other Information:
 This is a beginner level class. A beginner-level learner is someone who has never used a mouse, a keyboard, or a computer, and who needs time with one-on-one guidance on very basic skills, or one who needs to review basics before moving on to other areas of computer use. Beginner-level courses prepare students for intermediate or advanced level courses offered by the library. No prior computer experience is necessary.
Telephone registration begins Friday, March 3, 2017 by calling 518-584-7860 ext. 257. No early registrations will be accepted.
Online registration begins Tuesday, March 7, 2017. Online registration will be accessed from this webpage and is activated Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 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, March 3, 2017 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, March 6, 2017 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 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
Presenter: John Manley and iPad Users Group with Kathy Handy
Status: Closed
Please Note
  • Attendee MUST give 24 hour cancellation notice to allow others on the waiting list to attend.

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