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The Fernhurst Centre: - it's about people not computers

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The Fernhurst Centre is both a Community Centre and Internet Cafe run and managed entirely by volunteers. It has lots to offer including:

A varied refreshment menu including  Cappuccino -  Latte - Cafetiere - Fruit Teas etc
Broadband internet, WI-Fi - no booking required
All computers have a wide range of software
A3 colour printer
Laminating facilty
A range of courses both IT and leisure

Don't forget - Broadband usage  is Free after Three!  Printing charges wi
ll still be made.


Lots more going on in the Centre ..................
New! Three brand new notelet designs in full colour by local artists. A pack of three designs (six cards) £3.00 or two packs £5.50
Our weekly knitters on a Tuesday morning just come along with your needles and wool or sewing and join a very friendly group.

Fernhurst Quilters
on 1st Monday evening of each month at 7.15 pm.

Crochet Workshop
on 2nd Monday evening of each month at 7.30 pm

Have you always meant to read that book?  Then why not join one of our friendly, informal Reading Groups. 

The Evening Reading Group meets at 7.30pm in the Fernhurst Centre on the second Wednesday of each month.

The Daytime Reading Group
meets on  the first Tuesday of each month in the Fernhurst Centre  at 1.45 pm.
In each Group  and members of the Group take it in turns to choose a new book for each meeting.

How to Sell on ebay: eBay is a popular auction website where individuals can buy and sell new and second-hand items. This demonstration will show you how to sell a single item on eBay and that there is nothing to fear, so long as you follow a few simple steps, and, of course, remember it is just fun! Book now for this session on Tuesday 24 February (fully booked). Tuesday 24 March at 7.30 - 9.30pm. £10
iPad - The Next Steps: If you have mastered the basics this session will help you to get really smart with your iPad - includes iCloud - Skype - Facetime and connecting to your pc with iTunes. Thursday 2 April 11 am - 1 pm. £10.
New! iPad - Digital Photography. Taking pictures with your iPad, putting your pics into Albums, editing photos using the Photos app. Managing your pics on your iPad, pc and iCloud. It will also include a review of some selected Photo apps available in the App store.  Monday 13 April 10.30 am - 12.30 pm £10 (course fully booked) - New date - Monday 20 April 10.30 amd - 12.30 pm.
If you havenít got and iPad but have a Tablet using the Android system we have a course for you.  'An Introduction to using your Android Tablet'.  Thursday 19 and 26 March 10 am - 12 noon £20. This is a course and is proving as popular as the course for  iPads so book now to avoid disappointment.  Please note that this course is not suitable for the Kindle Fire or phones using the Android system.
iPad - An Introduction: Learn how to get the most from your new iPad.  Setting up, connectin to WiFi and much more besides. Monday 23 and 30 March 1030 am  - 12.30 pm 2 x 2 hour sessions at £20 (course fully boooked) - New dates Wednesday 25 March and 1 April 7 - 9 pm or Friday 10 and 17 April 2 - 4 pm and also 22 and 29 April - 10 am - 12 noon. £20
Top Tips for WORD - OK - So you use WORD but.... could you use it more effectively and have more fun with it?  There are a mass of shortcuts and quick methods that will help you to get more out of your Word Processing and eliminate some of those niggly frustrations. Enrol on this one week course and learn some simple helpful hints to enhance your Word -processing skills. New session - Wednesday 25 March 2 - 4 pm £10.
Easter Egg Hunt from the Fernhurst Centre Good Friday (3 April) 2pm.  Hop along and find the bunnies on our Easter Trail - fun for all children up to the age of 11.  £1 entry with chocolate gifts and prizes for everyone. Starting from the Fernhurst Centre at 2pm.