Surry to offer computer class for seniors


DOBSON — A class titled “How to use a Computer for Seniors” will be offered starting Jan. 11 at locations around Surry and Yadkin counties.

This class is designed to be hands-on and user friendly for senior citizens. Each session will include topics like: computer basics, how to copy and paste, using spreadsheets, and Internet skills. Students will be shown how to use the computer for things like their daily planner, address book, calendar, notepad, files, folders, papers, and more. They will be shown how to use the computer to watch videos, listen to music, organize photographs, send mail, etc.

The class will be held Jan. 11 through March 7, Mondays and Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to noon at The Center for Public Safety, 1220 S. State St., Mount Airy; from 1 to 4 p.m. at The Elkin Center, 1461 N. Bridge St., Elkin; and Jan. 12 through March 3, Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 9 a.m. to noon at The Pilot Center, 612 E. Main St., Pilot Mountain; and from 1 to 4 p.m. at The Yadkin Center, 4649 Highway 601, Yadkinville.

Class tuition is $127. For more information, contact Susan Ratcliff at 336-386-3309 or ratcliffs@surry.edu.

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