Go ON NI events

Go ON NI events are free and take place in libraries, community centres and various venues across NI. There are many Spring Online 2017 events during April and May. These are informal technology awareness sessions to help you go online for the first time. The training courses can improve your digital skills and show you more about using smartphone and tablet devices.

Belfast City Council -  free Digital Skills Training

Belfast City Council are  running free basic internet courses during the 'Belfast Festival of Learning 2017'.  Find out more by following the link:

Belfast City Council - free Fix IT surgery

Book your computer in for a free MOT and get come advice over a cup of tea. The IT experts can make minor repairs to hardware and software and aim to get your device up and running again. So if you are having IT issues bring along your laptop, tablet or phone and the IT experts will see if they can help.

To book your place -
Phone: 028 9027 0644 or
Email: mckennaroisin@belfastcity.gov.uk

Centre Dates Time

The Grove Wellbeing Centre 
120 York Road, Belfast BT15 3HB

12 May

19 May

26 May

1.00 pm to 3.00 pm

1.00 pm to 3.00 pm

1.00 pm to 3.00 pm

What's On: The Great Hall, Belfast City Hall

Time Workshop
10.30am - 1.00 pm Basic Internet skills
10.30am – 2.00 pm  Banking safely online
10.30am – 2.00 pm  Fix IT Surgeries
10.30 am – 1.00 pm  Learn how to get magazines & books for free
10:30am - 12 noon  Get your hearing checked
10.30am - 2.00pm  Old Cinema Club ( Discover old footage of Belfast )
11.15am – 12.15pm 

Discover Apps

11.30am – 1.00 pm

 Hobby corner ( using the Internet for your hobbies )

11.30am – 1.00 pm  Give your device an MOT
12. 15pm – 1.00 pm  Edit and download Photographs on your device/phone
12 noon –1.00 pm  Tea/coffee & light refreshments
12 noon - 2.00 pm 

Tea Dance

The BBC bus will be parked at the front of the City Hall where you can go on and discover social media we will teach you how to tweet, Skype use Facebook and more.

You can book a place by phone or email:
Phone: 028 9027 0644
Email: mckennaroisin@belfastcity.gov.uk

For further information go to Belfast City Council

Summer online at Donaghadee Community Festival 

Free digital 'drop in' workshops on 9 August 2017.  Come along and learn more about getting online. More information to follow.

Fix IT surgery on 9 August 2017  for those who want to learn more about their own IT device - bring it along and get free help and guidance. More information to follow.

Donaghadee Library has the following Digital Assist events on 14 and 15 August 2017:

  •  a one to two hour drop in session to show you how to download  free apps - helpful if you would like read ebooks and emags or listen to audio books
  •  introduction to iPad

For further information on how to book your library session/s contact Donaghadee Library:

Telephone: 028 9188 2507

Young at Heart Retirement Living Exhibition: 20th Anniversary Event 

Admission to this event is free. It is on Wednesday 13 September 2017 at the Armagh City Hotel from 10.00 am to 3.00 pm

Armagh City Hotel
2 Friary Road
Armagh
County Armagh
BT60 4FR

The Go ON NI roadshow will have a stand at this event where you can get free advice, information, training guides and find out about many free IT sessions and events that are taking place over the next few months.  

Go ON NI library events

Admission is free but you must book a place if you would like to take part. To book, contact the library branch where the course is running.

Venue Course Date and time Contact
Antrim More on the iPad

7 June

10.30am - 12.30pm

028 9446 1942

Armagh City

More on the iPad

7 June

10.30am - 12.30pm

028 3752 4072

Ballycastle More on the iPad

17 May

10.30am - 12.30pm

028 2076 2566

Ballyclare

iPad introduction

 

More on the iPad

8 May

10.30am - 12.30pm

15 May

10.30am - 12.30pm

028 9335 2269

Ballyhackamore

iPad introduction

 

More on the iPad

11 May

10.00am-12 noon

25 May

10.00am-12 noon

028 9050 9204

Ballymena Central

iPad introduction

 

More on the iPad

17 May

10.30am - 12.30pm

31 May

10.30am - 12.30pm

028 2563 3950

Ballynahinch Moneysaving

10 May

10.30am - 12.30pm

028 9756 4282

Banbridge

More on the iPad

 

iPad camera

14 June

10.30am - 12.30pm

30 June

10.30am - 12.30pm

 

028 4062 3973
Bangor Carnegie Moneysaving 28 June
10.30am - 12.30pm

028 9127 0591

Belfast Central

iPad Introduction

 

More on the iPad

14 June

10.00am-12 noon

21 June

10.00am-12 noon

028 9050 9150
Broughshane Introduction to Kindle Fire 16 May
10.30 am - 12.30 pm

028 2586 1613

Brownlow

iPad camera

 

iPad introduction

10 May

10.30am - 12.30pm

28 June

10.30am - 12.30pm

028 3834 1946

Carrickfergus iPad camera

25 May

10.30am - 12.30pm

 

028 9336 2261

Carryduff

iPad Introduction

 

More on the iPad

15 May
10.30 am - 12.30 pm

22 May

10.30 am - 12.30 pm

 

 

028 9081 3568
Castlederg More on the iPad 12 May
11am - 1 pm
028 8167 1419
Castlewellan

iPad Introduction

 

More on the iPad

23 May
2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

6 June

10.30 am - 12.30 pm

 

028 4377 8433

Chichester Shopping Online 8 May
10.00am - 12noon

028 9050 9210

Cloughfern

iPad Introduction

 

More on the iPad

11 May

10.30 am - 12.30 pm

18 May

10.30 am - 12.30 pm

028 9085 4789

Coleraine An introduction to iPad iMovie

9 May

10am-12 noon

028 7034 2561
Comber More on the iPad

1 June

10am-12 noon

028 9187 2610

Cookstown iPad camera

12 June

10.30 am - 12.30 pm

028 8676 3702

Donaghadee

Introduction to Samsung Galaxy

Introduction to Samsung Galaxy

11 May

10.30 am - 12.30 pm

18 May

10.30 am - 12.30 pm

028 9188 2507
Downpatrick

 iPad Introduction

 

More on the iPad

12 May

10.30am-12.30pm

19 May

10.30am-12.30pm

028 4461 2895

 

Dromore Moneysaving 7 June
10.30 am - 12.30pm

028 9269 2280

Dungiven iPad Introduction 26 May
10.30 am - 12.30pm

028 7774 1475

Enniskillen iPad Introduction 26 May
11 am - 1pm

028 6632 2886

Finaghy

iPad Introduction

 

More on the iPad

12 May

10.00am-12 noon

19 May

10.00am-12noon

028 9050 9214

Fivemiletown Travel

11 May

10.30 am - 12.30pm

028 8952 1409

Glengormley More on the iPad 9 May
10.00 am - 12 noon
028 9083 3797
Grove The Great War Centenary 7 June
10.00 am - 12noon

028 9050 9244

Irvinestown iPad Camera 19 May
10.45 am - 12.45 pm

028 6862 1383

Kilkeel Introduction to Samsung Galaxy 12 June
11.00am - 1.00pm
028 4176 2278
Killyleagh

iPad Introduction

 

More on the iPad

9 May
10.30 am - 12.30pm

16 May

10.30 am - 12.30pm

028 4482 8407

Limavady iPad Introduction

30 May

10.30 am - 12.30pm

028 7776 2540
Lisburn City

iPad Introduction

 

More on the iPad

31 May

10.30 am - 12.30pm

7 June

10.30 am - 12.30pm

028 9266 9345

Lisnakea iPad Camera 5 May
11.00am - 1.00pm

028 6772 1222

Lurgan More on the iPad

11 May

10.30 am - 12.30pm

028 3832 3912

Newcastle More on the iPad

17 May

10.30 am - 12.30pm

028 4372 2710
Newry City

iPad Introduction

 

More on the iPad

16 June

11.00am-1.00pm

23 June

11.00am-1.00pm

028 3026 4683

Newtownards

iPad Introduction

 

More on the iPad

7 June

10.30am -12.30pm

028 9181 4732

Omagh iPad Introduction

2 June

10.30 am - 12.30pm

028 8244 0733
Portadown iPad Camera

15 May

10.30 am - 12.30pm

028 3833 6122
Portaferry Social Networking

31 May

10.30 am - 12.30pm

028 4272 8194
Portglenone iPad Camera

15 June

10.30 am - 12.30pm

028 2582 2228

Rathcoole iPad Camera

10 May

10.00am-12 noon
 

028 9085 1157

Richhill

Social Networking

 

iPad Introduction

18 May

10.30 am - 12.30pm

8 June

10.30 am - 12.30pm

 

028 3887 0639
Saintfield More on the iPad 25 May
10.00am-12 noon

028 9751 0550

Shantallow Library in your Living Room 15 June
 10.30am-12.30pm

028 7135 4185

Tandragee iPad Camera

21 June

10.30am-12.30pm

028 3884 0694

Warrenpoint iPad Introduction

2 June

11.00am-1.00pm

028 4175 3375
Waterside

More on the iPad

 

10 May

10.30am-12.30pm

028 7134 2963

Whitehead

More on the iPad

 

iPad Camera

23 May

10.30am-12.30pm

13 June

10.30am-12.30pm

028 9335 3249
Woodstock

iPad Introduction

 

More on the iPad

17 May

10.00am-12 noon

24 May

10.00am-12 noon

 

028 9050 9239

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