Camera Classes

Digital Camera Composition

Improve your skills! Tricks and tips that will guide you to better photography. This beginner class emphasizes photographic composition.
Mary Ann Cannon, Instructor

How To Use Your Point & Shoot Camera

Learn how to get the most from your point and shoot camera. We will cover everything from how to delete photos to using the settings to get great pictures.
Mary Ann Cannon, Instructor

How to Use your Digital Camera

Learn how to use the manual settings on your camera. Understand aperture, shutter speed and ISO. If you have a DSLR/interchangeable lenses camera, you will learn how to take great pictures with what you will learn in this class.
Mary Ann Cannon, Instructor

Computer / Technology Classes

Register early with payment to reserve your seat!
See the newsletter for deadline dates!

Computer Basics

Basic computing for the very beginner. See our newsletter or call for details on upcoming classes.
2 day / 3 hr. course / 1 – 2:30 p.m. Janis Weber, Instructor

Facebook 101

Facebook is the largest and most popular way for people to connect with words and images. Keep up with the news from friends and relatives. Let Janis show you the best way to use it wisely. Bring your email address and password to set up a new account. See our newsletter or call for details on upcoming classes.

2 day / 3 hr course / 1 – 2:30 p.m. Janis Weber, Instructor

Google Docs Level I

An informative class on a great alternate way to compose documents, using this word processing program. Learn to create and save a basic document.

See our newsletter or call for details on upcoming classes
Janis Weber, Instructor

iPad/iPhone

Level I: How exciting! You own an iPad or iPhone! Assuming you can send and receive phone calls, plus use some of the apps that came with your device. Let’s set up your email (need your password), learn to text and take pictures. How about sending a picture via text or email? Get comfortable with your device!

Level II: Now that you can handle the basics with your Apple device, let’s get down to business with choosing and organizing apps, email settings, security, photos and personalizing. It can seem daunting, but once you get the hang of it, you may not want to make changes. Find out how fun your device really is!

You need to have your Apple ID, password and entrance code to view and make changes to many of your preferences.

See our newsletter or call for details on upcoming classes
3 day / 6 hr. course / 1 – 3:00 p.m. Janis Weber, Instructor

Microsoft Word Level I

We will focus on using the tools and the multiple ribbons. Get comfortable identifying the commands and basic layout of your document. Bring your questions. We will dive into making this a fun and informative session.

See our newsletter or call for details on upcoming classes
Janis Weber, Instructor

 

Medicare Information

Medicare & You

This program is strictly an educational/information program designed to help you navigate your way through Medicare. Facilitated by Ron Myers, Citizen Advisory Group.

Held on the 3rd Tuesday, March through December, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. in the River Birch Room.

Silver Scholars Presentations

Silver Scholars are Arts and Sciences educational presentations held on Tuesdays, March through December, starting at 5:30 pm. The various series included in the Silver Scholars program are National Geographic, Classic Cinema Studies Series and presentations by local professionals.

  • Nat Geo Presentations “National Geographic is a global nonprofit membership organization driven by a passionate belief in the power of science, exploration and storytelling to change the world.” – Nat Geo Mission Statement. Seniors can stay up-to-date on global scientific issues by learning from these periodic Nat Geo programs.
  • Movie Day Free movie, root beer floats and prizes every 3rd Wednesday, 1:00 pm. Movie background notes are included. Please RSVP.

Current Silver Scholar topic listings can be found in our newsletter on page 4 or click here for newsletter.

Suggestions for presentations are always welcome. Please contact Karen Underwood at 419-885-3913 MWTHF 9:00-5:00 and Tues. 11:00-7:30 or email her at: karen@sylvaniaseniorcenter.org.