Education and Learning
Leisure Learning Corner
Call 891-4018 or email Chuck Lee, except as noted, to register or for information on the programs below. Click on the links for more information:
Social Media: Staying Connected
July 19, 9:30 - 11:00pm at Hopkins Eatery at Market Square
Social media is an essential tool in staying connected and branding yourself. What are some steps you can take to set yourself apart from the rest? What do you need to know about the various social media sites? What does privacy have to do with social media? Social media plays a big role in today's professional and social environment - learn how you can stay connected.
Come join us at the Boomer Academy Workshop "Marketing Yourself: Staying Connected" to learn ways to enter the realm of social media and stay connected both professionally and personally. No cost to attend. Refreshments provided.
Registration Required! Call 877-926-8300 or visit http://aarp.cvent.com/FLBoomerAcademy_MayJuneJuly.
Computers and Technology
Classes listed below are held Wednesdays, 6:30 - 9:00pm. Reservations required. Call 891-4008. Each class: $5 (55+) or $7 others, unless otherwise noted. Click on the links for more information:
Thursdays, 7:00 - 9:00pm
Informal and unstructured, writers meet to critique each others' work. Open to all levels of writers. $1.
Writing for Fun - at Allego
Mondays, 10:00am - 12:00n
The Tallahassee Senior Center offers many language classes (French, German, Spanish and English as a Second Language) in a variety of skill levels. Classes are $2 for seniors 55+ ($3 for others) and are offered at many different times. Call 891-4000 for information.
- French: True Beginning
Mondays, 9:30 - 10:30am
- French: Continuing A
Mondays, 1:15 - 2:15pm
- French: Continuing B
Mondays, 11:00am - 12:00n
- French: Continuing C
Wednesdays, 8:45 - 9:45am
- French: Advanced
Mondays, 10:00 - 11:00am and Fridays, 11:00am - 12:00n
- French Study
Thursdays, 1:00 - 2:00pm
- Spanish: Beginning
Wednesdays, 10:00 - 11:00am and 6:00 - 7:00pm
- English as a Second Language
Fridays, 9:00 - 10:00am
- German: Beginning Conversational
Mondays, 6:00 - 8:00pm
Leon County Adult & Community Education Partnership
Senior Computer Classes
Pre-registration is required. Applications are available at the Senior Center reception desk. $2 per class.
Develop or enhance your computer skills through a variety of six-week classes taught in partnership with the Leon County Schools Adult and Community Education at both TSC and the ACE campus (283 Trojan Trail). There is a waiting list for placement. Prospective students will be notified when a class is available.
Introduction to Keyboarding
Practice using the keyboard, mouse and special keys.
For the classes below, prerequisites include Introduction to Keyboarding or teacher approval
- Getting to Know the Computer
- Introduction to Word
- Introduction to the Internet
- Brain Age
For more information, please visit the Leon County Schools Adult and Community Education Program website.