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Taylor Oddleifson

Taylor Oddleifson grew up in Midcoast Maine, lived for a few years in Massachusetts and in Texas, and is now happily back in Maine, where he loves running on country roads, cross country skiing in the winter, and cooking for his family and friends.  He enjoys meeting people from all over Maine and helping them understand technology and using it to improve their lives.  Taylor is an instructor and also manages various affordable computer programs for the National Digital Equity Center.

Taylor Oddleifson

Upcoming Classes taught by Taylor Oddleifson

November Wed 2
This is a series of 3 sessions.
November 2 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 PM
November 9 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 PM
November 16 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 PM

Online Interactive: macOS Basics

Online Interactive

This course will cover the basics of how to use Apple’s operating system which works on Apple’s
popular line of laptops and desktops. This class starts with the basic functions of the MacOS
operating system and how to navigate through folders, files, and menus. Organizing, moving, and
saving files will be covered too.

Requirements for this class:

A MacOS computer connected to the internet.

Reserve Your Spot 10 spaces left.
November Thu 3
This is a series of 3 sessions.
November 3 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 PM
November 10 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 PM
November 17 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 PM

macOS Basics (Not open to the public)

This course will cover the basics of how to use Apple’s operating system which works on Apple’s
popular line of laptops and desktops. This class starts with the basic functions of the MacOS
operating system and how to navigate through folders, files, and menus. Organizing, moving, and
saving files will be covered too.
Reserve Your Spot 10 spaces left.
November Thu 3
This is a series of 3 sessions.
November 3 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 PM
November 10 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 PM
November 17 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 PM

Online Interactive: Android Intermediate

Online Interactive

Develop a deeper understanding of the Android system and its connection to Google, learn how to
use common apps more effectively, and become comfortable with a wider range of settings.


Requirements for this class:

An Android tablet or phone with Internet access and completion of Android Basics or have equivalent knowledge.

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November Mon 7
This is a series of 3 sessions.
November 7 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 PM
November 14 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 PM
November 21 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 PM

Presque Isle, ME: Introduction to Google Drive & Google Docs

SAD 1 Adult Education
79 Blake Street, Presque Isle ME
https://msad1.maineadulted.org/
(207) 764-4776

Two of the great benefits to your Google account are Google Drive and Google Docs. Google Drive is free cloud storage and Google Docs is Google's free alternative to MS Word. In this class you will
learn how to store and manage your files online as well as use the Google Docs platform where you
can create stunning documents.

Requirements for this class:

A device connected to the internet and an active Gmail account.

Note: This class takes place on-site in Presque Isle, ME at SAD 1 Adult Education.
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November Tue 8
This is a series of 3 sessions.
November 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 AM
November 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 AM
November 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 AM

Newport, ME: Android Basics

RSU 19 Adult Education
266 Williams Rd, Newport ME
+12073683290

Get started with your Android device, learn how to use essential applications like email, contacts,
camera, and Chrome, and manage your settings.

Requirements for this class:

An Android tablet or phone with Internet access.

Note: This class takes place on-site in Newport, ME at RSU 19 Adult Education.
Sorry, this class is full.
November Tue 8
This is a series of 3 sessions.
November 8 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 PM
November 15 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 PM
November 22 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 PM

Windows 10 PC Basics (Not open to the public)

Learn how to get the most out of your Windows 10 computer. In this class you will learn about the
operating system, navigating the desktop and taskbar, the File Explorer, working with files, using
Microsoft Edge and so much more.
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November Mon 14
This is a series of 3 sessions.
November 14 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 AM
November 15 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 AM
November 16 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 AM

Millinocket, ME: Android Basics

Millinocket Memorial Library
5 Maine Avenue, Millinocket ME
https://millinocketmemoriallibrary.org/
(207) 723-7020

Get started with your Android device, learn how to use essential applications like email, contacts,
camera, and Chrome, and manage your settings.

Requirements for this class:

An Android tablet or phone with Internet access.

Note: This class takes place on-site in Millinocket, ME at Millinocket Memorial Library.
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November Mon 14
This is a series of 3 sessions.
November 14 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 PM
November 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 PM
November 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 PM

Patten, ME: Introduction to Google Drive & Google Docs

Veterans’ Memorial Library
30 Main St, Patten ME
http://www.veterans-memorial.lib.me.us/
207) 528-2164

Two of the great benefits to your Google account are Google Drive and Google Docs. Google Drive is free cloud storage and Google Docs is Google's free alternative to MS Word. In this class you will
learn how to store and manage your files online as well as use the Google Docs platform where you
can create stunning documents.

Requirements for this class:

A device connected to the internet and an active Gmail account.

Note: This class takes place on-site in Patten, ME at Veterans’ Memorial Library.
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November Tue 15
November 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 AM

Online Games - Finding & Playing Good Games for 55+ (Not open to the public)

Research has found that playing games online has benefits for mental health, such as improving
memory, enhancing cognitive skills and helping focus. In this class we will visit several great sites
with a wide variety of fun games.
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November Thu 17
This is a series of 2 sessions.
November 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 AM
November 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 AM

Millinocket, ME: Beyond Gmail - Getting the most out of a Google Account (Not open to the public)

Did you know that your Gmail account lets you use all kinds of additional services like free cloud
storage, word processing, spreadsheets, calendars, video conferencing and more? In this
introductory course we’ll explore other useful Google apps to help you get the most out of your
Google account.

Requirements for this class:

No devices are required; just bring yourself.

Reserve Your Spot 10 spaces left.