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Non-profit to teach Apple technology skills to older adults in Johns Creek

August 26, 2014

Park PlaceThe BlueHair Technology Group will be conducting a series of workshops for seniors on the basics of Apple iPads and iPhones starting Sept. 9 at Park Place in Johns Creek.

Taught by seasoned technology instructors and local volunteers, the separate courses are designed to address the challenges many older people face with technology. Each six-week course costs $30. The classes are 90 minutes long.

The program's goals are to empower older adults with the knowledge and skills they need to increase their independence, social interaction, confidence and connection to society. BlueHair Technology Group is a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating adult seniors about current technology.

The Apple iPhone Basics class start at 10 a.m., and the iPad Basics class starts at 6 p.m. on Tuesdays at Park Place, located at Newtown Park, 3150 Old Alabama Rd.

To register, call 678-512-3430.

Who: BlueHair Technology Group, a non-profit that teaches technology skills to seniors
What: Separate six-week courses on the basics of Apple iPads and iPhones
Where: Park Place, 3150 Old Alabama Rd., Johns Creek
Registration: On-going. Call 678-512-3430

iPhone:
When: 10 a.m. Tuesdays, starting Sept. 9
Cost: $30

iPad:
When
: 6 p.m. Tuesdays, starting Sept. 9
Cost: $30