Using Technology to Connect with Dear Ones


Two Sessions: Fridays, November 15, 22; 1:30-3:30 PM

Location: Wesley Acres, 3520 Grand Ave., Des Moines

Enter under the green awning on the west side. Classes are in the theater. Parking is most likely to be available behind the main facility, on the east side, or in the “Bolton” lot (first lot on the right after entering from Grand). Consider parking on 36th or 37th St.

Cost: $24

Class Limit: 15


In today’s world, most people have family and friends living all over the country and the world. Using technology, we have new ways to connect with them. In this course we’ll look at some programs and methods to connect with anyone, regardless of their physical location. Bring your laptop, tablet or smartphone to this class. Apple, Windows, and Android devices are welcome.


Instructor Christen Bain is a marketing professional in Des Moines. She also runs a computer education business, working primarily with seniors, teaching and setting up new devices. Ms. Bain earned a BA from Drake University, where she majored in International Relations and studied French and Spanish. She completed coursework in the Adult Learning and Organizational Performance program. Technology education is her passion.




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