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Computer Boot Camp for Older Adults

2019-06-11 10:00:00 2019-06-11 12:00:00 America/New_York Computer Boot Camp for Older Adults Central

Tuesday, June 11
10:00am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-06-11 10:00:00 2019-06-11 12:00:00 America/New_York Computer Boot Camp for Older Adults With Tech Coach Chris Bint Central

Central

Ron Ness Training Room

With Tech Coach Chris Bint

In this 3-day beginner workshop, Tech Coach Chris Bint teaches you the basics of navigating Windows 10, including file management, photos, and basic Internet searching.

Generously funded by Burlington Foundation #givebrilliantly 

TAGS: | Maker & Technology |

Central

Phone: 905.639.3611
Branch manager
Heather Martyn

Hours
Mon, Jan 13 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jan 14 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jan 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jan 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jan 17 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jan 18 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jan 19 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

Upcoming events

Sun, Jan 19, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Sun, Jan 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Learn the basics of creating vector-based art.
This event is full

Mon, Jan 20, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Mon, Jan 20, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Mon, Jan 20, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
For wee ones up to 12 months old + adult caregivers

Mon, Jan 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Frank Rose Room
Explore a variety of authors, genres & themes

Mon, Jan 20, 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Centennial Hall
Quiet study for high school exams.

Tue, Jan 21, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Tue, Jan 21, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Jan 21, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Centennial Hall
with the Alzheimer Society

Tue, Jan 21, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Tue, Jan 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Tue, Jan 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Tue, Jan 21, 11:00am - 11:30am
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Tue, Jan 21, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Tue, Jan 21, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Enjoy a good story

Tue, Jan 21, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Improve your coding skills.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jan 21, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Jan 21, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Children's Program Room
Connect with other local makers and get inspired.

Tue, Jan 21, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Tue, Jan 21, 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Centennial Hall
Quiet study for high school exams.

Wed, Jan 22, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Wed, Jan 22, 10:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Use your devices with confidence

Wed, Jan 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Wed, Jan 22, 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Children's Program Room
Pre-literacy skills development with music

Wed, Jan 22, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

Wed, Jan 22, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Wed, Jan 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Children's Program Room
Take a study break with pups.

Wed, Jan 22, 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Centennial Hall
Quiet study for high school exams.

Thu, Jan 23, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Thu, Jan 23, 9:30am - 11:30am
Holland Room
Learn how to manage your memory changes.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jan 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver

Thu, Jan 23, 10:45am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver

Thu, Jan 23, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Centennial Hall
On Golden Pond (1985)

Thu, Jan 23, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Thu, Jan 23, 9:00pm - 11:00pm
Quiet study for high school exams.

Fri, Jan 24, 9:00am - 6:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Fri, Jan 24, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Teen Area
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Jan 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver

Fri, Jan 24, 10:00am - 11:30am
Ron Ness Training Room
Increase your proficiency using this popular software.
This event is full

Fri, Jan 24, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, Jan 25, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Sat, Jan 25, 9:30am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Learn the basics of laser cutting & engraving.
This event is full

Sat, Jan 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children’s Storytime Tree
Celebrate Family Literacy Day with us!

Sat, Jan 25, 10:00am - 11:30am
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Sat, Jan 25, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Centennial Hall
A talk for sword enthusiasts

Sat, Jan 25, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Children's Program Room
With CRASH Rhythm

Sat, Jan 25, 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Children’s Storytime Tree
STORIES + DANCE = LOTS OF FUN!

Sun, Jan 26, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Sun, Jan 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Centennial Hall
Missing Link (2019)

Sun, Jan 26, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Quiet study for high school exams.

Mon, Jan 27, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Mon, Jan 27, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Mon, Jan 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
For wee ones up to 12 months old + adult caregivers

Mon, Jan 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Ron Ness Training Room
Help with housing in Halton Region.

Tue, Jan 28, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Individual and group study space & more.

Tue, Jan 28, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Jan 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Teen Area
A dementia-friendly stroll down Memory Lane.

Tue, Jan 28, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Tue, Jan 28, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Builders Room
Presented by Art Gallery of Burlington
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jan 28, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Enjoy a good story

Tue, Jan 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Improve your coding skills.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Jan 28, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Jan 28, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Wed, Jan 29, 10:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Use your devices with confidence

Wed, Jan 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Wed, Jan 29, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Small Meeting Room
Get informed

Wed, Jan 29, 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Children's Program Room
Pre-literacy skills development with music

Wed, Jan 29, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Builders Room
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

Wed, Jan 29, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Wed, Jan 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Learn how to use our 3D printer.

Wed, Jan 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Frank Rose Room
Writing support meet-upRegister

Thu, Jan 30, 9:30am - 11:30am
Holland Room
Learn how to manage your memory changes.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Jan 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver

Thu, Jan 30, 10:45am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver

Thu, Jan 30, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Fri, Jan 31, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
What you need to know about taking the test.

Fri, Jan 31, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver

Fri, Jan 31, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Children's Area
Its Backwards Day!

Fri, Jan 31, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Teen Area
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Jan 31, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, Feb 01, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, Feb 01, 10:00am - 11:30am
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Sat, Feb 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children’s Storytime Tree
Enjoy stories & songs together

Sat, Feb 01, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Use your computer more efficiently.

Sun, Feb 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Centennial Hall
Ava DuVernay - Selma (2014)

Mon, Feb 03, 9:30am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Learn the basics of laser cutting & engraving.
This event is full

Mon, Feb 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
For wee ones up to 12 months old + adult caregivers

Mon, Feb 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Centennial Hall
Ever wonder how true a DNA test is in determining your ethnicity?

Tue, Feb 04, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Feb 04, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Tue, Feb 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Feb 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.
This event is full

Tue, Feb 04, 11:00am - 11:30am
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Feb 04, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Feb 04, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Centennial Hall
The Girls in the Band (2013)

Tue, Feb 04, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Enjoy a good story

Tue, Feb 04, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Improve your coding skills.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Feb 04, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Tue, Feb 04, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Children's Program Room
Connect with other local makers and get inspired.

Tue, Feb 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Wed, Feb 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
Frank Rose Room
Explore a variety of authors, genres & themes

Wed, Feb 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Wed, Feb 05, 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Children's Program Room
Pre-literacy skills development with music

Wed, Feb 05, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Builders Room
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

Wed, Feb 05, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Wed, Feb 05, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Learn advanced word processing skills.

Thu, Feb 06, 9:30am - 11:30am
Holland Room
Learn how to manage your memory changes.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Feb 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver

Thu, Feb 06, 10:45am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver

Thu, Feb 06, 2:00pm - 4:35pm
Centennial Hall
The Colour Purple (1985)

Thu, Feb 06, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Thu, Feb 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Centennial Hall
With Vocalist Olivia Korosak

Fri, Feb 07, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Teen Area
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Feb 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver

Fri, Feb 07, 10:00am - 11:30am
Ron Ness Training Room
Create and format charts and tables

Fri, Feb 07, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, Feb 08, 9:00am - 11:30am
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects.

Sat, Feb 08, 10:00am - 11:30am
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Sat, Feb 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children’s Storytime Tree
Enjoy stories & songs together

Sat, Feb 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Children's Program Room
With McMaster Child & Youth University (MCYU) in the City

Sat, Feb 08, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Children’s Storytime Tree
With percussionist Marlee MacDougall
This event is full

Sat, Feb 08, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Work on your own maker projects

Sat, Feb 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Learn coding basics.
This event is full

Sun, Feb 09, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Centennial Hall
A Trio of Family Film Favourites

Mon, Feb 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
For wee ones up to 12 months old + adult caregivers

Mon, Feb 10, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Builders Room
Working on your family tree?
This event is full

Mon, Feb 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Children's Program Room
with Burlington Family Health Team
This event is full

Tue, Feb 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Tue, Feb 11, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Enjoy a good story

Tue, Feb 11, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Improve your coding skills.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Feb 11, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Holland Room
Support the skills & abilities of people living with dementia

Tue, Feb 11, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Wed, Feb 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Holland Room
Access the largest collection of free eBooks imaginable.

Wed, Feb 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
For kids ages 3-5 capable of sitting on their own.

Wed, Feb 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Builders Room
Convert your documents into a digital format

Wed, Feb 12, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Holland Room
Learn how to care for your family history documents at home

Wed, Feb 12, 1:45pm - 2:30pm
Children's Program Room
Pre-literacy skills development with music

Wed, Feb 12, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Builders Room
Learn how to sew using a serger
This event is full

Wed, Feb 12, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Explore - Discover - Invent - Create

Wed, Feb 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Create effective & attractive visual presentations

Wed, Feb 12, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Centennial Hall
The Last Black Man in San Francisco (2019)

Thu, Feb 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver

Thu, Feb 13, 10:45am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room
Storytime for ages 24-35 months + adult caregiver

Thu, Feb 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Children's Area
Learn to relax and de-stress by becoming present
This event is full

Fri, Feb 14, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Burlington History Room
Learn about the library's unique historical collection.

Fri, Feb 14, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Teen Area
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Feb 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
Builders Room
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver

Fri, Feb 14, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Children's Area
Celebrating Viola Desmond

Sat, Feb 15, 10:00am - 11:30am
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.

Sat, Feb 15, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children’s Storytime Tree
Enjoy stories & songs together

Sat, Feb 15, 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Children's Program Room
If you love to read, this club's for you!

Sun, Feb 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Builders Room
What can you create with loose parts?

Tue, Feb 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Stories & play time for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Tue, Feb 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Feb 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Feb 18, 11:00am - 11:30am
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Feb 18, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Teen Area
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Tue, Feb 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Centennial Hall
Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love (2019)

Tue, Feb 18, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Ron Ness Training Room
Improve your coding skills.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Feb 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Holland Room
Fasting and Intermittent fasting for total health

Tue, Feb 18, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Children's Program Room
Connect with other local makers and get inspired.

Tue, Feb 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Outside Makerspace
A social meet-up for fibre enthusiasts.