North Campus to Offer Beginner Computer Course for Senior Citizens

Published 04.26.2005


Adults, 55 and older, who want to learn more about using computers for fun and convenience may enroll in a noncredit course being offered in May at Pennsylvania College of Technology's North Campus near Wellsboro.

This easy beginners' class, which is offered through Workforce Development & Continuing Education at Penn College, introduces the computer for enjoyment purposes. The class will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on May 16 and May 23.

Instructor John Delaney will lead participants through entertaining games, e-mailing friends and family, surfing the Internet, buying and selling merchandise on e-Bay, basic word processing for letter writing, and other enjoyable and practical applications.

The North Campus is located on Route 6 between Wellsboro and Mansfield. Convenient, street-level parking is available at the rear of the building.

The cost for the class is $69. No previous computer knowledge is necessary. To register or receive more information about the class, call (570) 724-7703.