GROTON, Conn. – The Groton Public Library offers technology classes each month. To register for a class, or for more information, call (860) 441-6750 or visit the online calendar at tinyurl.com/yat4kj3a.
Get one-on-one technology help from a tech-savvy staff member, Monday through Wednesday from 2 to 4:30 p.m.
The Groton Public Library has open hours in their brand-new Tech Center, Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. (Noon to 7 p.m., June 13 and 20. Receive one-on-one help with a tech-related question or use our VHS to DVD converter. No appointment is necessary.
Find out how to navigate the start menu, discover the difference between Edge and Internet Explorer, and use your new personal assistant, Cortana, June 4 at 3 p.m. Space is limited, and registration is required.
Learn the ins and outs of Facebook, the popular social networking site, June 7 at 10:30 a.m. Dive right in to finding friends and family, writing a post, and navigating the security settings. This class is designed for individuals who have already signed up for Facebook; bring your login information to follow along with the instructor. Space is limited, and registration is required.
As long as you have a smartphone and inspiration, you can take pictures like a professional photographer. Learn how to take photos using your phone, edit them, and share them with others, June 11 at 3 p.m. Space is limited, and registration is required.
Curious about online music, but having trouble navigating all of the options? Take a closer look at the music streaming services that are available and learn how to use them, June 12 at 10:30 a.m. This class will also dive into the world of podcasts. Space is limited, and registration is required.
In this class, June 18 at 3 p.m., learn how to upload photos to a Windows computer and organize them into folders, as well as explore various cloud storage options. There will also be an introduction to Pixlr, a photo editing app that can help make your photos stand out. Space is limited, and registration is required.
The internet is used in many aspects of our everyday lives, so it is helpful to have a basic understanding of how to navigate the online world. Learn about web browsers, as well as how to use search engines and bookmark favorite websites, June 19 at 10:30 a.m. Space is limited, and registration is required.