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.

Apr
19
Thu
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Apr 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Apr
20
Fri
TLC Workshops – Transferring Photos @ Technology Learning Centre at Family Place
Apr 20 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Transferring Photograph  with Joyce Morrison

Do you have lots of photos on your phone, tablet/iPad and want to transfer them to your computer, a USB stick or elsewhere to free up space on your mobile device? We will show you how.

TLC-Dropin
Apr 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Apr
24
Tue
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Apr 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Apr
26
Thu
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
Apr 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Apr
27
Fri
TLC Workshops – Websites @ Technology Learning Centre at Family Place
Apr 27 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Website Options – Getting Your Small Business On-Line with Heidi

If you have been considering a website for your small business or hobby, this is an opportunity to learn about some of the currently available do-it-yourself options.  We will take a look at some popular platforms, their costs and the skill sets needed to actually do it yourself so that you can make an informed decision.

TLC-Dropin
Apr 27 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
May
1
Tue
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
May 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
May
3
Thu
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
May 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
May
4
Fri
TLC Workshops @ Technology Learning Centre at Family Place
May 4 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Explore a different topic each week.

TLC-Dropin
May 4 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
May
8
Tue
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
May 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
May
10
Thu
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
May 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
May
11
Fri
TLC Workshops @ Technology Learning Centre at Family Place
May 11 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Explore a different topic each week.

TLC-Dropin
May 11 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
May
15
Tue
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
May 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
May
17
Thu
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
May 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
May
18
Fri
TLC Workshops @ Technology Learning Centre at Family Place
May 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Explore a different topic each week.

TLC-Dropin
May 18 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
May
22
Tue
TLC-Dropin @ Technology Learning Centre
May 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm