IT Talk on Using Microsoft Windows 10 Operating System

The latest Microsoft Windows 10 Operating System is designed also with a purpose for “Touch Screen” laptops and desktop PCs. It can work with and accept Apps like any smartphones and tablets. The original “Windows 7” style of usage is also available if you know how to configure and use them.

Come and learn how to navigate around the latest Microsoft Windows 10 Operating System. You can also backup all your iPhone pictures to your Windows 10 PC and more.

Date: 9th Sept (Saturday)
Time: 3PM to 5PM
Venue: Bukit Merah Public Library
Admission is free but registration with National Library Board is required. Course is suitable for both Adults and Seniors.
Direction: Nearest MRT: Tiong Bahru, exit and turn right, up escalator and take bus number 5 or 16 or 851 to end (Bukit Merah Bus Interchange). About 5 minutes walk to library.

Coffee Chat/IT Clinic

Come to have your Smartphone problems answered (as best as I can). This coffee chat/IT Clinic is also intended for those participants who have attended the monthly IT classes (free) in Bukit Merah Library – to followup on the lessons (Last lesson – Creating a Blog)

We gather together to share our skills, problems and to engage ourselves in lifelong learning and friendship. Details of coffee chat are as follows:

Date: 19th Aug (Saturday)
Time: 5PM to 8PM
Venue: 313 @ Somerset (Food Court at Level 5)

Do drop by if you are interested. All are welcome!

8-Sessions iPad Course in Tampines Regional Library

With the re-opening of Tampines Regional Library on 5th Aug 2017, an 8-Sessions iPad Course is arranged. Details are as follows:

Time and Venue is fixed at 1PM to 3PM @ Tampines Regional Library for every session.

The Dates are as follows:
Session 1: 13th Sept 2017 (Wed)
Session 2: 28th Sept 2017 (Thurs)
Session 3: 12th Oct 2017 (Thurs)
Session 4: 26th Oct 2017 (Thurs)
Session 5: 9th Nov 2017 (Thurs)
Session 6: 24th Nov 2017 (Fri)
Session 7: 13th Dec 2017 (Wed)
Session 8: 28th Dec 2017 (Thurs)

The topics on each session:
Session 1: How to communicate with your iPad
Session 2: Housekeeping of your iPad
Session 3: Mobile Aps (Part 1)
Session 4: Mobile Apps (Part 2)
Session 5: Surfing the Internet
Session 6: Youtube and e-Entertainment
Session 7: Cloud Storage & Sharing
Session 8: Eleven useful Google Apps

Registration is required with NLB.
If you have an iPad, please bring along to the lessons.

Two-Days Course on Creating a Blog

The two days course will cover the ins-and-outs of a blog, how to create and customise a blog using themes and layouts within WordPress publishing platform.
Pre-requisite: All participants are required to bring along a laptop computer for both hands-on sessions.
NB: Participants are required to attend both sessions.

Course Details …
Session 1:
Date: 12th Aug 2017 (Sat)
Time: 3PM to 5PM (2 hours)
Venue: Bukit Merah Public Library
Session 2:
Date: 24th Aug 2017 (Thurs)
Time: 2PM to 5PM (3 hours)
Venue: Bukit Merah Public Library
Admission is free but registration with National Library Board is required. Course is suitable for both Adults and Seniors.

Direction: Nearest MRT: Tiong Bahru, exit and turn right, up escalator and take bus number 5 or 16 or 851 to end (Bukit Merah Bus Interchange). About 5 minutes walk to library.

Coffee Chat/IT Clinic

Come to have your Smartphone problems answered (as best as I can). This coffee chat/IT Clinic is also intended for those participants who have attended the monthly IT classes (free) in Bukit Merah Library – to followup on the lessons (Last lesson, e-Entertainment).

We gather together to share our skills, problems and to engage ourselves in lifelong learning and friendship. Details of coffee chat are as follows:

Date: 15th July (Saturday)
Time: 5PM to 8PM
Venue: 313 @ Somerset (Food Court at Level 5)

Do drop by if you are interested. All are welcome!

Talk on e-Entertainment

What is e-Entertainment?
e-Entertainment is one of the means that can make us laugh, happy and relax through our senses of sight and hearing with contents from the Internet. We need to have an open mind and don’t get ourselves easily offended by the Internet contents. If it is not your cup of tea, just delete it and move on.

This talk will demonstrate to you how to search for entertainment contents of your choice. Be it news, songs, movies, games, talk shows, comedy, etc.
Details are as follows:

Topic: e-Entertainment
Date: 8th July (Saturday)
Time: 3PM to 5PM
Venue: Bukit Merah Public Library
Course fee: Free (no charge)
Direction: Nearest MRT: Tiong Bahru, exit and turn right, up escalator and take bus number 5 or 16 or 851 to end (Bukit Merah Bus Interchange). About 5 minutes walk to library.

Digital Video Management

We all have a story to tell – our memories, our life experiences and our legacy. Come and learn how to make a digital movie of your story with your own write-up and pictures. We will be using the Microsoft Windows Movie Maker program.

This is a 3-days (hands-on) workshop and participants are required to bring their laptop computers with Windows 7 or better to every session.

Participants are expected to attend all the 3 sessions of the workshop.

Topic: Digital Video Management
Dates: 6th July (Thursday), 3PM to 5PM (2 hours)
13th July (Thursday), 2PM to 5PM (3 hours)
20th July (Thursday), 2PM to 5PM (3 hours)
Venue: Jurong Regional Library (Nearest MRT Station – Jurong East)
Admission is free

Those interested, please register with NLB via http://nlb.gov.sg/golibrary/
Registration is normally opened around the last week of June.
Direction: The library is just behind the J-Cube Shopping Mall