UAMS Sets Fall Computer Classes for Adults

By Linda Haymes

The September and October classes and workshops will be at Second Presbyterian Church, 600 Pleasant Valley Drive. Fees range from $10-$30:

  • Introduction to Google Photos Workshop, Sept. 10 and 12, 1:30-3 p.m.
  • Home Automation Workshop, Sept. 19, 1:30-3 p.m.
  • Gmail and Google Calendar Workshop, Sept. 26, 1:30-3 p.m.
  • Learning Cool Things Online Workshop, Oct. 1 and 3, 1-3 p.m.
  • Edison Email: Eliminating Unwanted Emails, Oct. 15 and 17, 1-3 p.m.
  • Bluetooth Automobile Connection Workshop, Oct. 17 and 24, by appointment between 1 and 3:30 p.m.
  • Creating Holiday Digital Projects Workshop, Oct. 29, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
  • One-on-One Computer Consulting, by appointment.

The class at UAMS will be in Room 2156 at the UAMS Institute on Aging, 629 Jack Stephens Drive. Cost is $60:

  • Computer Basics, Mondays and Wednesdays, Nov. 4-20, 10 a.m.-noon

For more information or to register for classes, call 501-225-6073.

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