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SENIOR CENTER
Route 31 County Complex
4 Gauntt Place - Building #1
PO Box 2900
Flemington, New Jersey 08822-2900
908-788-1359
scrabtree@co.hunterdon.nj.us
 
County of Hunterdon, State of New Jersey
Directions to the Hunterdon County Senior Center
NOVEMBER 2018

COMPUTER ACTIVITIES
FOR SENIORS

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ALL ACTIVITIES


Hunterdon County Senior Center Computer Lab

On January 29, 2016 a FREE Wireless Training Workshop was provided by AT&T and the Hunterdon County Senior Center:

  • AT&T Free Wireless Workshop held on 01/29/2016
     

All Activities at the Hunterdon County Senior Center are open to all Hunterdon County residents age 60 and over.

Our computer lab is beautiful, spacious and well-appointed. If you are not registered for an activity this month, you may want to drop into Open Lab on Mondays from 1:00 to 2:30 or just stop in for a tour of the facility.

Below is a list of the latest offerings by the Hunterdon County Senior Center Computer Activities. Space is limited & registration is required where indicated.

If you’d like to register please email Scott Crabtree, Computer Lab Coordinator or call 908-788-1359. If you provide us with your email address, we'll be happy to update you with new activities as they are scheduled.

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NOVEMBER 2018
CALENDAR OF ACTIVITIES

 

 

2018 Activities

 

ACTIVITIES:

BASIC TRAINING

One-on-one assistance for beginners.  Meet with a county volunteer for help learning the basics of operation for your personal computer, tablet or smart phone.

One-hour meetings are available by appointment only.  Call (908) 788-1359 or email scrabtree@co.hunterdon.nj.us   

HELP DESK Q&A (ASSISTED)

Mondays & Fridays 1:00 - 2:30 pm

Two sessions per week where you may ask technology related questions.  Skilled, county volunteer staff on duty to assist you with the routine troubles we all have with personal computers, tablets and smart phones.  Clients are permitted to bring their personal smart phone, tablet or laptop (no desktop computers, please).  WiFi access is available for authorized users.  Please note that Help Desk cannot repair damaged equipment or clean virus infected computers..  

Meets every Monday and Friday, 1:00 to 2:30 pm.  No appointment required. For more information about the Computer Lab Help Desk, call (908) 788-1359 or email scrabtree@co.hunterdon.nj.us   

OPEN LAB (UNASSISTED)

The Senior Center Computer Lab is available to Hunterdon County residents age 60 and over who wish to use a computer independently to browse the web, access webmail, or use the word processor.  Open Lab times are a good time to practice using the computer.  Please note that Open Lab sessions do not offer volunteer assistance.  If you require training or technical support, please attend a Help Desk Q&A session or contact the coordinator at (908) 788-1359.

Please check the current Computer Activity Calendar for available days and times or call 908-788-1359.

COMPUTER SOCIAL*

Fridays, November 7th and December 7th at 12noon

Monthly roundtable discussions moderated by program coordinator.  Topics are often selected from current events in the world of technology.  Meets first Friday of the month unless otherwise noted.  Coffee, tea and sweets served. 

Pre-registration required. Call (908) 788-1359 or email scrabtree@co.hunterdon.nj.us

Open to Hunterdon County residents age 60 and over.  Seating is limited and Pre-registration is required.  Sponsored by the Hunterdon County Division of Senior, Disabilities & Veterans Services / Senior Center.

TECHTALKS

One-hour demonstrations of new technology including mobile computing devices cloud-based services, and Internet-of-Things appliances.  Topics also include personal data management, security and privacy. Scheduled monthly; see Computer Activities Calendar for upcoming dates

Next Session of TechTalks: To Be Announced

Call (908) 788-1359 or email: scrabtree@co.hunterdon.nj.us

 

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

Registration is required for
activities where indicated.

For Information and to Register for all activities
please contact:
Scott Crabtree, Computer Lab Coordinator
(908) 788-1359

DOWNLOADS:
These forms MUST BE filled out for
activity participation.

HUNTERDON COUNTY SENIOR CENTER COMPUTER ACTIVITIES REGISTRATION FORM:

Please print, complete and return this form to the Hunterdon County Senior Center to pre-register for upcoming computer classes.  All participants of the Computer Activities Program must submit this form prior to joining a class or special presentation.

INTERNET POLICY & PROCEDURE
WIRELESS ACCESS FORM:

Please print, complete and return this form to the Hunterdon County Senior Center prior to participation in the Open Lab, Help Desk, Class or Special Presentation at the Computer Activities Program.
Note: this form was updated on 4/12/2017


REMINDERS

County Offices will be closed
the following days in November 2018:

ELECTION DAY - Tuesday, 11/06
VETERANS DAY (Observed) - 11/12
THANKSGIVING - 11/22 and 11/23

Upcoming Computer Socials

Friday, November 2nd  and December 7th


2018 STANDARD
PRESENTATION TOPICS

 

  • Apple Mac OS (MacBook, iMac)
  • Microsoft Windows (laptop, desktop)
  • Linux Ubuntu/Mint (laptop, desktop)
  • Android (Tablet, Phone)
  • Apple iOS (iPad, iPhone)
  • Webmail (Gmail, Yahoo, Outlook.com)
  • Web Browsing (Edge, Safari, Chrome, Firefox)
  • Security & Privacy