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PC105 – Social Networking

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This FREE Computer class PC105 – Social Networking is the sixth of 6 classes that are going to be held at the Howard Hall. Listed below are the topics that will be covered in this sixth class. You can register online by following this link http://tll.teknicalservices.com/events/social-networking-pc105/ or by calling Tom Kainz in Howard after 4pm at 719-942-4886.

  • PC105 – Social Networking
    • 9/12/17 – 6:00
    • Facebook, Twitter, Skype, Linked-in, Foursquare, Tumbler… and the list goes on and on and on.  The number of ways to connect with people around the world increases almost daily.  This module will discuss some of the more popular social networking sites, how to join them and how to be wary of the pitfalls if you don’t use them wisely.
    • http://tll.teknicalservices.com/events/social-networking-pc105/

PC104 – The Internet

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This FREE Computer class PC104 – The Internet is the fifth of 6 classes that are going to be held at the Howard Hall. Listed below are the topics that will be covered in this fifth class. You can register online by following this link http://tll.teknicalservices.com/events/the-internet-pc104/ or by calling Tom Kainz in Howard after 4pm at 719-942-4886.

  • PC104 – The Internet
    • 9/5/17 – 6:00
    • Accessing the Internet is the most popular use of the PC.  Whether researching homework, finding the best chocolate chip cookie recipe or even monitoring your home security system, almost everything done on the PC involves the internet to some degree or another.  We’ll not only explore our local options for obtaining Internet access but discuss the most common types of web sites, how to safely access and use them all the while being as safe as possible.
    • Registration: http://tll.teknicalservices.com/events/the-internet-pc104/

PC103 – Computer Security

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This FREE Computer class PC103 is the fourth of 6 classes that are going to be held at the Howard Hall. Listed below are the topics that will be covered in this fourth class. You can register online by following this link  http://tll.teknicalservices.com/events/computer-security-pc103/  or by calling Tom Kainz in Howard after 4pm at 719-942-4886.

  • PC103 – Computer Security
    • 8/29/17 – 6:00
    • It’s become sad that you must play “defensively” when using your own computer – but it’s a fact of life.  This is one of most important – if not THE most important module.  We’ll discuss not only the various software options available for protecting your computer but just as important – if not more so – we’ll be covering the “best practices” of computer use that can greatly help keeping you out of trouble in the first place.  We’ll be covering Antivirus and firewall software options, proper password use, computer encryption, email management and so on.
    • Registration: http://tll.teknicalservices.com/events/computer-security-pc103/

PC102 – Computer Programs and File Management

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This FREE Computer class PC102 – Computer Programs and File Management is the third of 6 classes that are going to be held at the Howard Hall. Listed below are the topics that will be covered in this third class. You can register online by following this link  http://tll.teknicalservices.com/events/computer-programs-and-file-management-pc102/   or by calling Tom Kainz in Howard after 4pm at 719-942-4886.

  • PC102 – Computer Programs and File Management
    • 8/22/17 – 6:00
    • Installing, running and even removing computer programs as well as managing the various files created by these programs will be the focus of this learning module.  You’ll learn about the various types of computer files, what your options are for saving them and where it’s best to place them to keep them safe and to keep them organized.
    • Registration: http://tll.teknicalservices.com/events/computer-programs-and-file-management-pc102/

PC101 – Windows 10 Basics

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This FREE Computer class PC101 – Windows 10 Basics Class is the second of 6 classes that are going to be held at the Howard Hall. Listed below are the topics that will be covered in this second class. You can register online by following this link http://tll.teknicalservices.com/events/introduction-to-operating-systems-windows-10-basics-pc101/ or by calling Tom Kainz in Howard after 4pm at 719-942-4886.

  • PC101 – Windows 10 Basics
    • 8/15/17 – 6:00
    • We’ll start by reviewing the various options you have for choosing an operating system to run your computer.  Yes… Virginia… Windows is not the only game in town! Although Windows is not the only game in town, it is the most widely used so we’ll discuss the basics of getting around Windows to include how to run programs, how to switch from one program to another, basic Windows settings and how to start customizing Windows to better suit your needs.
    • Registration: http://tll.teknicalservices.com/events/introduction-to-operating-systems-windows-10-basics-pc101/

PC100 – Computer Basics Class

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This FREE Computer class PC100 – Computer Basics Class is the first of 6 classes that are going to be held at the Howard Hall. Listed below are the topics that will be covered in this first class. You can register online by following this link http://tll.teknicalservices.com/events/computer-basics-pc100/ or by calling Tom Kainz in Howard after 4pm at 719-942-4886.

  • PC100 – Computer Basics
    • 8/8/17 – 6:00
    • This class will cover the very… very….did I say “very”… basics of computers – back to square one.  We’ll be discussing the various computer components and how they fit and work together.  Of course, we’ll also be introducing you to some of the basic terminology such as Gigabytes, Megabytes, RAM, ROM, HDD and so on.  By the end of class you should feel comfortable going to the store and speaking to the tech person at a level sufficient to reasonably assist in making an intelligent computer purchase.
    • Registration: http://tll.teknicalservices.com/events/computer-basics-pc100/

FREE Computer Classes

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The Howard Hall Association in conjunction with TEKnical Services will begin offering free computer classes for local area residents.  Classes will be held on Tuesday Evenings at Howard Hall beginning August 8th.  Classes will start at 6:00 pm and last approx. 1 1/2 hours.  Go to TEKnicalLearning.org for additional information and class requirements.

 

Line Dance Class

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“Ladies & Gent’s” – Come on out and join The “Down River Dancers” for a FUN & FRIENDLY Community Line Dance Class! NO Experience is neccessary!

Come and… Have Fun; Fitness; Friendship; Stress Relief; Cardio Workout; Enjoy Music; Learn Lot’s of Dances!

Held every Friday morning from 9:30 am to 11:00 am at the Howard Hall, Howard Colorado. Everyone is welcome!

Did you know that…  Line Dancing was started by women standing in line waiting to use the bathroom!

 

First Annual 4th of July BBQ

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JULY 4th, 2017 – Community BBQ & WFHS EARLY DAZE IN OLD HOWARD

The Howard Hall Association would like to extend a big Thank You to the Western Fremont County and the Pleasant Valley area for your support of the Howard Hall Community Center by joining us with the “First Annual 4th of July BBQ”. Which will Be held on July 4th, 2017 at the Howard Hall from Noon to 4pm.

You can join in the festivities and still have time to go see the fireworks!!

Activites:
Take a “Trolly Ride” around the Howard Square, with some history being given by a WFHS member!
“Barrel Train” Rides
Horseshoe contest
Games
Face Painting
—– AND – FOOD! —–

Western Fremont County Historical Society will open the WFHS History Center (former Free Methodist Church building) for open house and tours.
Meet and greet descendents of the Howard Family, for whom the town was named. They will share both family history and the history of old Howard.

A BBQ lunch will be served for $10 per person, children 10 & under free.
Menu:
Hamburger OR Hot Dog
Baked Beans
Cole Slaw
Chips
Drink (water or soda)
Dessert – Ice Cream

Also:
Chicken of a Stick – $3
Kettle Corn – $4

Stay tuned for more updates!

Home Business Symposium

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Howard Hall Association is pleased to sponsor it’s first (of many?) Pleasant Valley Home Business Symposium.

The Pleasant Valley area is robust with home based cottage businesses. From Wellsville to Texas Creek and surrounding areas you’ll find talented individuals offering a myriad of services from accounting to health and well-being, teaching, small engine repair, computer services and more. Join us on June 10th at Howard Hall from 10 am to 2 pm to introduce your products or services and network with your neighbors. This will be a perfect opportunity to gain exposure for your home-based business, help your neighbors find goods and services and help keep the business money local! If interested, please fill out the information below and we’ll add you to the list of participants. There will be no charge to join in on the event however any donations to the Howard Hall Association general fund will be greatly appreciated.

Table space will be set up for each business to display information such as business cards, fliers, samples, promotional give-aways, etc. Some refreshments and snacks will be available through the Howard Hall Association for a small charge. Available space will be on a first come-first serve basis. Tables will initially be set up indoors only however, outdoor space may be available based upon the weather. If you would like to set up outdoors, please call for special arrangements.

For more information, please feel free to contact Thomas Kainz at (719) 942-4886 OR  Register to participate


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