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Location: 66 - 70 Railside Av Henderson  

P O Box 69016, 

Glendene, Auckland 0612

Ph 837-7600    

SeniorNet is a community training network that supports and motivates people aged 50+ to enjoy and use technology in their everyday lives.

Join in the fun and learn how to do everything from simple word-processing to sending emails and searching the internet. In small, friendly and stress-free classes, you’ll gain the skills and confidence you need to get the most out of information technology

Online Membership Application 

Online Membership Renewal 






Intro to Apple Mac Computers.

 Needing help with your Mac Computer.

 A 3 day 2hour class with Janet will be held on Monday June 11,18,25 from 10am – 12noon.     Course fee if $30.00

 If you have done this course and would like to redo it, there is a $10.00 discount, so the fee would be $20.00

 To book for this course please phone Janet on 021 993341 


Here are a couple workshop classes to start off the month of June.


Is where to explore your interests and discover and find new ideas and new interests.

Lorraine and Glenys are holding a workshop on Wednesday 6th June from 1pm - 3pm.

Course fee is $10.00



There are a lot of Tips and Tricks that we just don’t have time to fit in on our iPad basic class.

Pam and Lorraine are holding a workshop on Monday 11th June from 1pm – 3pm.

Course fee is $10.00

 To book for these classes please phone Pam on 827 2156 (answerphone available)


Just to remind you about our Help and Information Days.  These will be held on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month between 10am and 12 noon.

So if you need help with your computer or something you have been shown and just can't remember how it was done. don't hesitate to call in and see us. Windows, Apple and Android systems covered.

No appointments are necessary.   

To receive help you must be a current member all we ask is a $2. donation.

WINDOWS 10 BASIC COURSE.  This course will be taken over 3 x 2 hr lessons.  The course taken by Terry will be held on  Thursday 24th, 31st May and 7th June from 10 to Noon. the course fee is $30..   Remember if you have already done this course but would like a refresher it will cost $20.but remember to bring your notes from last time,.  Please ring Pam on 827-2156 to Book for this class.


 Regular Events 

1st Tuesday of the month: Committee meeting.

3rd Tuesday of the month: SNWA meeting at Kelston Community Centre 10.00 am.

Seniornet West Auckland also offers the following classes on a regular basis if requested by three or more:

Word processing at various levels from basics to levels 1, 2 and 3, Libre Office, ipad, Excel.



Enquiries regarding courses: please contact Pam Smith 827 2156






Windows 7 Basics

For new members who want to learn computer skills. Suitable for members who have Windows 7 on their computers.

2 Weeks


Windows 8.1 Basics

To extend your knowledge of the W8.1 operating system; looking in depth at Start menu, apps, the Store, images, downloads etc.

3 weeks.


Microsoft Word 2007/2010

Stages 1 and 2

(Word processing)

Each stage consists of 3 lessons covering the skills to make a useful, attractive document, including ribbons, menus, folders, editing, inserting and modifying images.

3 weeks

$30.00 each stage

Libre Office

A free download alternative to Microsoft Word. the course covers similar functions to Microsoft Word.

4 weeks


Files and Folders

This short course demonstrates  file management alternatives to those shown in the word processing course.

2 weeks



Windows Live Mail

2 weeks


iPad Introduction

Setting up, using email and Contacts, apps.

2 hours


iPad: Beyond the Basics

Settings, email, Calendar, Apps, Facetime, Camera, internet.

3 weeks


Samsung Galaxy Workshop

Getting started, settings, email, contacts, camera

2 hours


Samsung Galaxy

Extending your knowledge of Galaxy, settings, apps screens, Notes  

3 weeks



Apple Mac

An introductory course. Bring your laptop and learn how to get the best out of it.

3 weeks


Windows 10

Windows 10 - first class 3 weeks.

3 weeks



Windows 10

Extra classes will be introduced in the form of workshops, independent study or interest groups.




Excel Spreadsheets

Keeping records and accounts for small business, clubs,or for personal use. It involves the use of formulae for calculations, creates charts and tables.

4 weeks



Excel Spreadsheets Part 2

For more advanced students - graphs, pie charts etc

2 weeks


Digital Camera and Picasa

Introductory course- using the features of your camera, scanning and picture enhancement using Picasa 3.

4 weeks


Digital Camera Only

Discovering the capabilities of your camera.

2 weeks


Picasa 3 Only

Photograph enhancement, creating folders, emailing, printing and scanning photos.

2 weeks


Formatting Documents

Using Word tools to format large documents, including index, table of contents, footnotes. For Family Histories, manuals and even cookbooks.

3 weeks



Google Drive

Introduction to the basic use of Google’s free web based office suite. This can be used as an alternative to Word.

2 weeks



The effective use of the Google search engine to find websites, images, maps, and general information.

2 weeks




Short courses on various topics. Including: TradeMe, Skype, Scams, Greeting Cards, Computer Maintenance, Internet Banking, Security, Backing up, Calendars, Travel, PowerPoint (2 wks), Facebook, Pinterest

2 hours

$10.00 per 2 hour session

Interest Groups

Formatting Family Stories; some aspects of Windows 10; Help Clinic




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