Facebook for Beginners

Those new to social networking will learn the basics of Facebook including privacy settings, finding friends, uploading photos, updating status, Newsfeed and Timeline features, and how to deactivate or delete an account. Must preregister.

When: Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: S.B. Central Library, 40 E. Anapamu St., Santa Barbara

Cost: Free

Age limit: Not available

Categories: Classes


Reservations are required for this one-hour class, as space is limited. Computers will be provided. The class will be held in the Townley Room of the Central Library, 40 E. Anapamu St. To reserve a space contact Brent Field, Reference Librarian, at (805) 564-5623 or .

The Central Library also has an ongoing free computer coaching program for one-to-one sessions. Absolute beginners to more advanced users can reserve a half-hour or one-hour free coaching session any day of the week. Volunteer coaches are available from 1 to 5 pm to teach basic computer skills, and how to search the internet, set up an email account, fill out job applications online, use programs, manage files, and download free eBooks and audiobooks from the library’s website. Learners may work with the coach on the library’s computer or bring in their own laptop, tablet, or other device. Appointments may be made by calling the library Reference Desk at (805)564-5604.

Phone: 805-564-5623

Event posted Aug. 8, 2012
Last updated Sept. 5, 2012


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