Technology Learning Centre

The Technology Learning Centre is located at Family Place – 494 Bay Avenue in Parksville.  When entering the main entrance of Family Place, you will see the door the the TLC just to the right of the fireplace.

We offer FREE computer and Internet access as well as tutoring at our weekly drop-in sessions and one hour Tech Topic Workshops on Fridays.  We have both Macs and PCs, as well as iPads, or you can bring your own.  We offer help on both Mac and PC platforms, and all kinds of mobile devices like tablets, iPads, cell phones, etc.  FOR MORE INFO Call: 250-947-8258.

“We acknowledge the financial assistance of the Province of British Columbia”

NEW! Computer and Electronic Hobbyist Meeting

For more details visit this page HERE.

Drop-In

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 am until 12 noon.

Fridays from 10:30 am – 12pm (after the workshop)

These are some of the things we can help with:

  • Email and send photos in email
  • Search the Internet
  • Word processing and Spreadsheets
  • Voice and video over the Internet (ie. Skype)
  • Download movies/TV shows to an iPad

Tech Topic 1 hr Workshops

These FREE Workshops take place FRIDAYS from 9:30 to10:30. See the calendar below for the Tech Topic that will be covered. No registration necessary, first come first serve.

BLT2Go Mobile Tech Lab

Thursdays 1 – 3 pm

We park just in front of the Qualicum Library weekly.

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TLC Closed
TLC Closed
Sep 5 all-day
The TLC will re-open after the summer break on Thursday, September 7th for drop-in.
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TLC-Dropin 9:00 am
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Sep 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
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TLC Workshop Coffee & Questions 9:30 am
TLC Workshop Coffee & Questions @ Technology Learning Centre at Family Place
Sep 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Join us for a coffee and bring your technology questions.  Our staff and volunteers will be here to help.
TLC-Dropin 10:30 am
TLC-Dropin
Sep 8 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
 
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TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Sep 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
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TLC-Dropin 9:00 am
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Sep 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
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TLC Workshops – iPad 9:30 am
TLC Workshops – iPad @ Technology Learning Centre at Family Place
Sep 15 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Introduction to iPads and Q & A.
TLC-Dropin 10:30 am
TLC-Dropin
Sep 15 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
 
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TLC-Dropin 9:00 am
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Sep 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
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TLC-Dropin 9:00 am
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
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TLC Workshops – Android Basics 9:30 am
TLC Workshops – Android Basics @ Technology Learning Centre at Family Place
Sep 22 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Android Basics (John) If you have an Android Tablet or Phone and don’t really understand how to use it, we will look at the basics plus email, web-browsing and youtube videos.
TLC-Dropin 10:30 am
TLC-Dropin
Sep 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
 
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TLC-Dropin 9:00 am
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
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TLC-Dropin 9:00 am
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
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TLC Workshops – Wordprocessing 9:30 am
TLC Workshops – Wordprocessing @ Technology Learning Centre at Family Place
Sep 29 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Introduction to Word Processing (Joyce) Create and format documents! Type text and then cut, copy, paste, change the font color and size. If you have questions beyond these basics, bring them and we will answer them.
TLC-Dropin 10:30 am
TLC-Dropin
Sep 29 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
 
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