Technology Education Coordinator
Sam Iversen is our Technology Education Coordinator.
Sam can help you with: accessing ebooks, computers, library databases, smartphones, tablets, websites, and more. Please see below for info on Drop-in sessions.
1. Tech Help Drop-in
Have a quick question on iPads, computers, ebooks and more? Drop in to ask the T.E.C. Thursdays 11am-1pm and Fridays 1pm-3pm. Drop-in help is limited to 15 minutes per person when there is a wait.
2. Tech Help Appointments
Tech Support with Samantha Iversen in the Library. By appointment for Sechelt Library card holders only. Call 604 885 3260 or email email@example.com to put yourself on the waiting list.
3. All Ages Maker Space
Join us at this drop-in program to experiment with iPads, robotics, arts and crafts, and other fun projects in a relaxed, fun environment. Children under 10 must be supervised by an adult.
Coming in the Fall
4. Youth Maker Space
Come to the library after school on Tuesdays. We have iPads and laptops for homework and games, robotics and programming materials, art supplies, and a large room just for youth to pursue your interests.
5. Windows 10 Class
Learn how to use the latest Windows operating system in three beginner-friendly sessions. Topics include: Settings, start menu, Cortana, file explorer, Onedrive and more.
6. Computer Organization Club
We will begin every session with some tips and tricks on organizing your photos, files, and email and then socialize while we organize.
Tuesdays in October (15, 22, 29) from 11am to 12:30pm in the Community Room. This is a FREE program. Registration required – come by or call the library at 604-885-3260.
TIP: Sam recommends the following websites:
digitallearn.org This free resource includes videos explaining computer topics from how to use a keyboard and mouse to how to search for jobs online. The lessons are built for beginners and those who would like to improve their computer knowledge. Each lesson includes a video and printable resources.
learnfree.org has more than 125 lessons on computer basics, career planning, digital skills, Reading, Math, photoshop, Microsoft Office, personal finance, and more.