Guest Lecture with Abby Stokes
Thursday, July 19 at 10 a.m.
Abby Stokes, author of Is This Thing On? A Computer Handbook for Late Bloomers, Technophobes, and the Kicking & Screaming will demystify those pesky contraptions we call computers and show participants how to navigate the online world of search engines, web navigation, online banking, shopping, travel planning, and even dating.
Praise for Abby Stokes:
“Stokes gives the feeling that a friend is explaining it all to you.” — The New York Daily News
About the Author:
Abby Stokes has demystified computers for more than 135,000 people, mostly seniors, during the past 17 years. Abby has taught courses in basic computing at Cooper Union and New York University’s School of Lifelong Learning, as well as computer skills to private and corporate clients. She has lectured on the topic across the country. A firm believer that “if my mother can learn the computer anyone can,” Abby is confident that everyone can master the computer and navigate the Internet. She splits her time between New York City and Niantic, Connecticut.
Books will be available for purchase at the event.