Speakers

The Art of Story Telling

1 p.m.     Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020

Diane Atwood, Catching Health

You don’t have to be a gifted storyteller to tell a good story. Diane’s talk will help you understand the the value and recognize the potential of a good story. She’ll have some story-writing tips, share some prompts, and maybe even help you write! Grab a pen and paper and have fun with this session.

Taking Awesome Pictures with your iPhone/iPad camera

1o a.m.     Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020

BoomerTech Adventures

This 1 hour live session is an introduction to our full length course. It is a small sample of our comprehensive step-by-step guide to taking beautiful photos. It is appropriate for anyone who wants to upgrade their photography skills. Participants will learn to take better photos, and more. They will also learn about camera settings for proper focus and exposure, High Dynamic Range, and picture composition. There will be time for questions and answers.

Hard of Hearing? Phone Communication Updates

2 p.m.     Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020

Debra Bare-Rogers, Maine Relay

Maine Relay Overview: Phone Communication for People who are Hard of Hearing, Deaf and Speech-disabled. Be sure to email ahead of time for your Zoom link. This class will happen again on Thursday at 2 p.m. (Separate sign up, see below.)

Estate Planning 101

2 p.m.   Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020

Barbara Schlichtman, Maine Center for Elder Law

Learn the role of estate planning documents, powers of attorney and health care directives. Understand these tools, to help take control of your life and those you love.

Barbara Schlichtman, Esq., is an attorney with Maine Center for Elder Law with offices in Portland and Kennebunk. You can reach her at bschlichtman@perkinsthompson.com. Maine Center for Elder Law is part of the firm Perkins Thompson, P.A., which offers additional services such as business succession planning and real estate transactions.

Rescheduled Clutter Class

11 a.m.   Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020

Deborah McLean, Antiquities Refuge League

Are you overwhelmed by stuff? Gain some inspiration and a few tips for getting out from under the clutter! Time for Q and A as well. This class will happen again on Friday at 1 p.m. (Separate sign up, see below)

Fantastic Photo Finishes – Organize & Edit Your Images with Your iPhone/iPad Photos App

10-11 a.m.   Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020

Chris Toy, Ed Brazee and Jill Spencer, BoomerTech Adventures

This 1 hour live session is an introduction to our full course on editing images and learning how to organize images and video on iPhones or iPads using the free Photos App. Other areas of focus include using the “For You” section (ready-made slide shows), creating, using, and sharing albums, and search. There will be time for questions from participants. Sign up with ed@boomertechadventures.com

Hard of Hearing? Phone Communication Updates

2 p.m.     Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020

Debra Bare-Rogers, Maine Relay

Maine Relay Overview: Phone Communication for People who are Hard of Hearing, Deaf and Speech-disabled. Be sure to email ahead of time for your Zoom link.

Intro to iPhone Basics

10-11 a.m.   Friday, Dec. 4, 2020

Chris Toy, Ed Brazee and Jill Spencer, BoomerTech Adventures

Many iPhone users rarely use more than a fraction of the features available to them. In this 1 hour introduction to our full length course, you will learn some easy tips to use your iPhone to the best possible advantage.  We’ll go over the iphone buttons, home screen, native apps, and more. There will be time given for questions from participants. Sign up with ed@boomertechadventures.com

Clutter Class

1 p.m.   Friday, Dec. 4, 2020

Deborah McLean, Antiquities Refuge League

Now that we’re all home on Covid precautions, it’s easy to look around and say….man, I’ve got to get organized and get rid of some stuff. But how? Join me for a quick class that will help you get motivated and inspired to pare down a bit.

Estate Planning 101

12:30 p.m.   Friday, Dec. 4, 2020

Barbara Schlichtman, Maine Center for Elder Law

Learn the role of estate planning documents, powers of attorney and health care directives. Understand these tools, to help take control of your life and those you love.

Barbara Schlichtman, Esq., is an attorney with Maine Center for Elder Law with offices in Portland and Kennebunk. You can reach her at bschlichtman@perkinsthompson.com. Maine Center for Elder Law is part of the firm Perkins Thompson, P.A., which offers additional services such as business succession planning and real estate transactions.

Hidden Gems in Your iPhone!

1o a.m.     Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020

Jill Spencer, Ed Brazee and Chris Toy, BoomerTech Adventures

Did you know… Your iPhone tracks your movements, AND that you can turn tracking off? The keyboard has hidden keys? You can write and draw on your photographs? You can calculate in your search window? Join us for this live 1 hour introduction to our full length course to learn about these precious gems and more, hidden within the layers of your iPhone and iPad software.  Sign up with ed@boomertechadventures.com

Oh Tannenbaum and Eight Tiny Reindeer Indeed!

1o a.m.     Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020

Jill Spencer, Ed Brazee and Chris Toy, BoomerTech Adventures

Join us for this fun 1 hour live demonstration and explanation of how to make some fun seasonal crafts for the holidays! Some are so popular that folks have been known to keep them on display well beyond the actual holiday. There will be time for questions and answers plus links to instructional videos so you can make them on your own. Sign up with ed@boomertechadventures.com