Tech Connect - Express
Book online or drop in for a free 20 minute one-on-one computer assistance session with Woollahra Libraries volunteers.
You may bring in your own devices or use the library computers depending on what you would like to learn.
To guide us and to help you get the most out of these sessions, please come prepared with either specific questions you would like to ask, or an idea of what you would like to learn about (e.g. email, eBay, downloading an eBook).
Limited spaces available, bookings are essential. See our Events Calendar or sign up to our eNewsletter for upcoming dates.
Tech at Ascham
Tech at Ascham is a free, weekly digital technology training program which runs for 5-7 weeks, offering personalised learning for people aged 55+ at Ascham School.
The course runs quarterly during each School Term, and we ask participants to commit to all sessions. This allows participants to take full advantage of the program and minimises disruption to students.
Tuition is provided on a one-on-one basis by high school students under teacher supervision. The program offers participants an introduction to computer skills or digital skills development and we recommend you bring your own device (such as laptops, tablets, phones).
Please note you must be a resident of the Woollahra Local Government Area to participate in this program and preference is given to first-time attendees.
Topics may include
- Introduction to computer skills
- Creating and managing an email account
- Google searches and tools
- Online databases and finding services for Seniors
- Social media (limited)
- Uploading photos from your camera to the computer
- Applications (for iPads)
What others say about Tech at Ascham
"The girls were very helpful with all my devices. Thanks so much for the thoughtful event that council has arranged for senior citizens."
Stayed tuned for dates for the next term of Tech at Ascham. Sign up to our eNewsletter for regular updates.
Tech Savvy Seniors
Tech Savvy Seniors gives older people the opportunity to develop the skills and confidence to use technology for socialising, accessing important services or conducting personal business.
This program is a partnership between Woollahra Libraries, NSW Government, Telstra and the State Library of NSW.
- Woollahra Library at Double Bay - Fridays from 10:30am-12:30pm
Registration is essential. Sign up to our eNewsletter for regular updates.
Recordings of past technology workshops are available for your viewing.
For more information, please contact:
Telephone: 9391 7100