1:30-3pm, Santa Fe Prep, 1101 Camino Cruz Blanca
1:30-2:15pm One on One Help
2:15-3pm Discussions and Q&A
Villages of Santa Fe Boomer Tech and Tap students would like to welcome the Prep Community, including grandparents and parents to Thursday Boomer Tech. The goal of Boomer Tech TAP Project is helping seniors navigate the world of computers and the internet; teaching them how to use their devices to communicate with their families and friends, how to be safe on the internet, and get the most out of their devices.
Students will help setup on your phone and show you features:
Emergency contact info
Santa Fe 911
Using the flash light
Making an emergency call without unlocking phone
Boomer Tech Topics. TAP opens with approximately 55 minutes of individual help with phone, laptops, tablets, and other devices (Alexa, watches, etc.) followed by a 20-30 minute discussion on the topic of the day. Students, Ambrose Farber, and Ann Church (from Villages of Santa Fe) participate in the presentation. Q&A follows. Thursdays, 1:30-3:30, Technology Room 21.
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10/3/19 Creating a home inventory on your phone, complete with photos and replacement costs. This can save you thousands!
10/10/19 Gadgets for living: Apple Watch, Alexa, Google Home, Ring
10/17/19 Creating calendars, note cards, and all that fun stuff from your photos
10/24/19 Sharing photos: Google photos to share with your friends and family. Scanning Photos
10/31/19 Security on the web. Safe passwords, phishing scams, how to protect your identity
11/7/19 Bests photo practices and how to share them with your friends and family
11/14/19 Protecting your family, home, and pets. Wildfire Simulation table, neighborhood by neighborhood
11/21/19 Streaming music – what, how, on what (phone, tablet, Alexa). Learn about the different services including Amazon prime music, Spotify, Pandora. What is free and what is the subscription service?
12/5/19 E-readers – Down load the Kindle reader to almost any devices, access Overdrive. Com and have open access books online from sellers like Amazon and, even better, free from your local library. This includes books and audible books.
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12/19/19 Christmas Party!