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SenCom Computer Classes

To Register call (913) 631-5200
See Shawnee’s listing Here . . .

Cost:  $30.00 per class;  $15 for SenCom Members
Note:  If you are a SenCom member, you must state so
when you register to receive the discount.
Retakes are free for one year.

Class Schedule Handout, January thru March, 2018 (PDF)
(* Denotes Core Classes)


Location for classes except for iPad Class:

Shawnee Safety Center
6535 Quivira Rd.,
Shawnee, KS 66216
(South side of Fire Department)
(Access road between 65th & 66th St.)

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Location for iPad Class:

Shawnee Civic Center
13817 Johnson Drive
Shawnee, KS



Google’s Other Features
Google this, Google that. Google is much more than a search engine! Learn to search, but also how to use Google maps, G-mail, Calendar, Contacts, and much more. Working knowledge of keyboard and mouse is recommended.

  • Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
    Class #  186309-02
    Instructor: Joe Callison – Assistant: Ruth Fink
  • Tuesday, Mar. 13, 2018, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
    Class #  186309-03
    Instructor: Joe Callison – Assistant: Wirth Davis

Intro to Android Tablets & Phones
Learn about the Android operating system and tablet usage. Will cover Gmail, Chrome, Calendar, Contacts, Play Store, Settings, readers and more. Bring your tablet (or Android phone) and leave with a working knowledge of how to setup and use it for most basic functions and some advanced functions.

  • Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018, 9:00 am – noon
    Class #  186317-02
    Instructor: Bob Bowser – Assistant: Jan Sokol

Windows 10  *
Microsoft’s newest operating system introduced in July of 2015!! Attendees will learn about the systems newest features, security, and important settings. Prerequisites: Working knowledge of keyboard and mouse.

  • Thursday, Mar. 1, 2018, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
    Class #  186304-02
    Instructor: Bob Bowser – Assistant: Marilyn Bowser

Organizing & Editing Photos
Learn how to upload photos to Google Photos and to organize and edit them. Learn about the creative features available in Google Photos and how to share photos and created photo presentations with others.

  • Tuesday, Mar. 6, 2018, 9:00 – noon
    Class #  186320-02
    Instructor: Joe Callison – Assistant: Mary Ann Baltuska

Internet Basics  *
Begin with the basics of getting on the internet while using a browser such as Internet Explorer or Firefox. You will work with Search Engines (like Google) to find web sites and information. Don’t forget the tools needed to protect your computer while on the Internet such as Antivirus and Malware software. Working knowledge of keyboard and mouse is recommended.

  • Thursday, Mar. 8, 2018, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
    Class #  186303-03
    Instructor: Jack Pearce – Assistant: Ruth Fink
  • Thursday, Mar. 29, 2018, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
    Class #  186303-04
    Instructor: Jack Pearce – Assistant: Mary Ann Baltuska

Organizing Files & Folders  *
Learn to manage and organize your files and folders using Windows Explorer software. You will learn how to create, store, organize, and use files and folders on your computer. Working knowledge of keyboard and mouse is recommended.

  • Thursday, Mar. 15, 2018, 9:00 am – noon
    Class #  186308-02
    Instructor: Mike Smith – Assistant: Margo Barrick

Introduction to Facebook
What is all the hype about?! Join the world of social media! Share information with your family and friends with the click of a mouse. Set up your own Facebook account enabling you to keep up with your friends and family through pictures, media, and personal messages. A personal email address and working knowledge of the keyboard and mouse is recommended.

  • Tuesday, Mar. 20, 2018, 9:00 am – noon
    Class #  186305-02
    Instructor: Teresa Weaver – Assistant: Marilyn Bowser

Introduction to Excel
Learn how to create spreadsheets, charts, and graphs in Excel and how to do simple calculations on columns of data. For example, use Excel to track expenses for tax purposes and/or budgeting. Also use Excel to create and organize lists, such as household inventory, Christmas lists, and others. Working knowledge of the keyboard and mouse is required.

  • Thursday, Mar. 22, 2018, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
    Class #  186314-02
    Instructor: Bob Bowser – Assistant: Steve Schumann

The Cloud
Learn about the cloud and various cloud services available. Explore and use free cloud services to create documents and manage folders in the cloud. Share documents for review and collaboration with others and download the finished documents.

  • Tuesday, Mar. 27, 2018, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
    Class #  186311-02
    Instructor: John McNamara – Assistant: Nadine Castonguay