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! Oceanside Community MakerSpace

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.

Jan
25
Thu
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Jan 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Jan
26
Fri
Library Electronic Resources @ Technology Learning Centre at Family Place
Jan 26 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

In this introduction to electronic library resources, join Lee Losell from Vancouver Island Regional Library to learn how you can access ebooks, audio books, streaming entertainment (TV, movies & Music, newspapers, magazine, and online learning. FREE with a library card!

TLC-Dropin
Jan 26 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Jan
30
Tue
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Jan 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Feb
1
Thu
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Feb 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Feb
2
Fri
TLC Workshops @ Technology Learning Centre at Family Place
Feb 2 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Explore a different topic each week.

TLC-Dropin
Feb 2 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Feb
6
Tue
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Feb 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Feb
8
Thu
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Feb 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Feb
9
Fri
TLC Workshops @ Technology Learning Centre at Family Place
Feb 9 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Explore a different topic each week.

TLC-Dropin
Feb 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Feb
13
Tue
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Feb 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Feb
15
Thu
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Feb 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Feb
16
Fri
TLC Workshops @ Technology Learning Centre at Family Place
Feb 16 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Explore a different topic each week.

TLC-Dropin
Feb 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Feb
20
Tue
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Feb 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Feb
22
Thu
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Feb 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Feb
23
Fri
TLC Workshops @ Technology Learning Centre at Family Place
Feb 23 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Explore a different topic each week.

TLC-Dropin
Feb 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Feb
27
Tue
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Feb 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm