DIGITAL SKILLS ROADSHOWS

Our staff and instructors are conducting digital training and creative activity sessions for seniors residences and community centres listed below. During the COVID-19 pandemic our services are online rather than in-person, to protect public health.

UPCOMING

September – October 2021, starting WEDNESDAY, September 8 from 10:00 am to 12 noon
By Zoom: SOCIAL MEDIA COLLABORATION SERIES – No. 1 in a series of 4 sessions for people with some social media experience wanting to learn more. Exchange ideas, share experiences, and develop a small social media campaign with the group’s support.
APPLY to connect@atwaterlibrary.ca or eric@atwaterlibrary.ca.

MONDAY, September 13 to MONDAY November 4, 2021, from 12 noon to 12:45 pm (4-part series)
By Zoom: GMAIL FOR THE WORKPLACE
Explore useful settings, learn the basics of Drive to organize and manage files, master the basics of Docs to create and share documents. Connect Project Coordinator Liz Perrin conducts the series in partnership with Literacy in Action.
REGISTER and get the Zoom link: connect@atwaterlibrary.ca.

PAST 2021 Online – Click here

PARTNER GROUPS and SENIORS RESIDENCES (2019 to date)

  • Agape
  • Black Community Resource Centre (BCRC)
  • Centre Greene
  • Contactivity Centre
  • engAGE, Concordia University
  • Heritage Lower Saint Lawrence
  • Literacy in Action (LIA)
  • Manoir Westmount
  • Monteregie East Partnership for the English-Speaking Community (MEPEC)
  • New Hope Senior Citizens’ Centre
  • St-Andrew Residential Centre
  • Seniors’ Respite Montérégie
  • South Asian Women Association of Canada (SAWAC)
  • The Teapot 50+ Community Centre
  • Voice of English-speaking Québec (VEQ)
  • The Yellow Door

Using their own device or one the Library supplies, seniors are enjoying sessions on digital photography, digital storage, eDocuments, communications, downloading applications (apps) and video editing.

For more information or to make a request, please contact Connect Project Coordinator Liz Perrinconnect@atwaterlibrary.ca or 514-935-7344.