College's North Campus Offers Computer Camps for Adults

Published 09.17.2012

Penn College at Wellsboro
Workforce Development

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

This easy beginners’ class, available 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 Tuesdays, Oct. 9 and 23, in the North Campus computer lab.

The instructor will lead participants through entertaining games, emailing friends and family, surfing the Internet, social networking, basic word-processing for letter-writing, and other enjoyable and practical applications.

Due to the popularity of the beginners’ class, Part 2 of Computer Camp for Adults 55+ will be offered from 9 a.m. to noon on Thursdays, Nov. 1 and 8. Anyone who has taken Computer Camp for Seniors or Computer Camp for Adults may sign up.

The cost for each class is $79. No computer knowledge is necessary.

The North Campus is located on Route 6, three miles east of Wellsboro. Convenient, street-level and handicap-accessible parking are available at the rear of the building.

To register or learn more, call 570-724-7703.

For information on credit offerings at Penn College, visit the Academic Schools page.