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1 Longmont Learning Center Longmont, Colorado Boulder County Partnership Established July 1999

2 Longmont Learning Center Partners Longmont Senior Services Administration Publicity Registration Financial Management Scholarship assistance Printing Facilities Front Range Community College Facilities IT Support Computer Lab 25 workstations Software

3 Longmont Learning Center Register at the Longmont Senior Center Attend Class at Front Range Community College

4 Curriculum CLASSES Introduction to Computers I Introduction to Computers II Introduction to Computers III Adobe PhotoShop Elements Digital Camera Basics Microsoft Word Microsoft Excel Microsoft Power Point File Management Graphics Genealogy Facebook Windows 7 WORKSHOPS Safe Computing Practices Housekeeping Your PC Social Networking help Backing up your data Address Labels Buying a Computer Searching the Internet Snapfish Shopping online Holiday Projects Where do I go from here???

5 Milestones September 1998: Seed is planted July 1999: Partnership: SeniorNet, City of Longmont Senior Services, and Front Range Community College April 2000: First class: 12 students, 8 computers, 20 volunteers August 2003: FRCC new campus. Computer lab expanded to 25 computers with full IT support. August 2003: Community Outreach: facilities for assisted living and challenged adults, and in home computer help. September 2007: Established new Membership Fee Model October 2007: First Free Evening Lecture – 3 per year January 2010: Open House – a very snowy day in Colorado, 167 attended. September 2010: 10 th Anniversary Celebration

6 Longmont Learning Center - Then and Now Members Courses Students Trained Volunteers 45 71

7 Hours Contributed by our dedicated volunteers Hours Contributed by our dedicated volunteers

8 Recognitions March 2001: Denver Regional Council of Governments Innovation award for value of cooperative service delivery June 2004: Featured on NBC Sunday Morning News Incredible Internet Guy for 4 segments April 2007: Featured on Comcast Entertainment Networks Retired & Wired TV show for 3 segments November 2007: Longmont Learning Center coordinator Sarah Jane Snyder Denver Channel 7 Every Day Hero Award November 2008: SeniorNet Exemplary Learning Center Award February 2010: SeniorNet 2009 Chairmans Award

9 Keeping up with technology is our challenge and our opportunity as we continue to help one another age well. Keeping up with technology is our challenge and our opportunity as we continue to help one another age well. Longmont Learning Center Learn from your peers in a comfortable and supportive environment.


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