Go ON NI events

Go ON NI events are free and take place in libraries, community centres and various venues across NI. These are informal technology awareness sessions to help you go online for the first time, improve your digital skills and show you more about using smartphone and tablet devices.

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Entrance is free. No need to book – just pop in anytime between 10.00 am and 3.00 pm.

Wednesday 26 September 2018 at:
Bushtown Hotel
283 Drumcroon Rd
COLERAINE 
BT51 3QT

Wednesday 24 October 2018 at:
Glenavon Hotel
52 Drum Rd
COOKSTOWN
BT80 8JQ

The Go ON NI team will be there.  If you'd like to speak to them about getting online for the first time or improving your digital knowledge and skills, the team will be happy to guide you in the right direction and provide information on where to find free IT training.

Get Online Week

Get Online Week runs from the 15 October to 21 October 2018.

There are lots of free hourly sessions to help you get online for the first time or to increase your knowledge and skills on particular topics.

Entrance is free but you must book your session if you would like to take part. 

Bring your own device if you have one whether it's a laptop, tablet or phone. PC’s are available in the libraries, Job Centres and some tablets in the other centres.

All the sessions are informal, have one-to-one tuition and there are training guides to take home to complete your learning.  Some sessions are even accompanied by a cuppa.

Monday 15 October 2018:

Organisation Venue Time Topics / Theme How to book
Department for Communities Lurgan Jobs & Benefits Office 10.00 am to 4.00 pm  General digital and mobile phone Book at the venue or if you're on Universal Credit, book via your journal 
Antrim and Newtownabbey Council

Antrim Civic Centre, 
50 Stiles Way,
ANTRIM
BT41 2UB

10.00 am to 1.00 pm  General digital and mobile phone Phone:  028 9034 0060 or 028 9034 0061
Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council Mossley Mill 
 
1.30 pm to 4.30 pm General digital and mobile phone Phone: 028 9034 0060 or  028 9034 0061
Belfast City Council

Whiterock Community Centre, 
Whiterock Road, 
BELFAST
BT12 7PG

11.00 am to 1.00 pm Social Media Phone:  028 9027 0644 
Belfast City Council

Girdwood Community Hub,
10 Girdwood Avenue,
BELFAST 
BT14 6EG

1.00 pm to 3.00 pm Keeping data Safe online Phone:  028 9027 0645

Tuesday 16 October 2018:

Venue Time Topics / Theme How to book

Girdwood Community Hub, 
10 Girdwood Avenue,
BELFAST
BT14 6EG

 

1.00 pm to 3.00 pm Discover apps Phone: 
028 9027 0644 

Wednesday 17 October 2018:

Organisation Venue Time Topics / Theme How to book
Belfast City Council Girdwood Community Hub, 
10 Girdwood Avenue,
BELFAST,
BT14 6EG
1.00 pm to 3.00 pm Banking online Phone:  
028 9027 0644 
Belfast City Council

Dee Street Community Centre, 
12-16 Dee St,
BELFAST
BT4 1FT

2.00 pm to 4.00 pm  Discover apps Phone: 
028 9027 0644
Belfast City Council Inverary Community Centre, 
Inverary Avenue,
BELFAST
BT4 1RN
11.00 am to 1.00 pm Freeing up memory space Phone: 
028 9027 0644
Belfast City Council Knocknagoney Community Centre, 
41A Knocknagoney Drive,
BELFAST
BT4 2QF
1.00 pm to 3.00 pm Emailing/photos Phone: 
028 9027 0644
Belfast City Council

Ligoniel Community Centre, 
144 Ligoniel Road, BELFAST
BT14 8DT

10.30 am to 12.30 pm Staying safe online Phone: 
028 9027 0644
LibrariesNI Enniskillen Library, 
Halls Lane, ENNISKILLEN 
BT74 7DR
10.00 am to 4.00 pm All things digital Book at the venue or phone: 
028 6632 2886

Thursday 18 October 2018:

Organisation Venue Time Topics / Theme How to book
Department for Communities Foyle Jobs & Benefits Office 10.00 am to 4.00 pm  General digital and mobile phone Book at the venue or if you're on Universal Credit, book via your journal 
Belfast City Council Girdwood Community Hub, 
10 Girdwood Ave,
BELFAST
BT14 6EG
1.00 pm to 3.00 pm Freeing up memory space Phone:  028 9027 0644 
Belfast City Council Morton Community Centre, 
10 Lorne St, BELFAST
BT9 7DU
11.00 am to 1.00 pm Keeping your tablet/phone running Phone:  028 9027 0644 
LibrariesNI Newry City Library, 
79 Hill St, NEWRY BT34 1DG
10.00 am to 4.00 pm All things digital Book at the venue or phone:  028 3026 4683
LibrariesNI

Strabane Library, 
1 Railway St, STRABANE BT82 8EF

10.00 am to 4.00 pm All things digital Book  at the venue or phone: 028 7188 3686

Friday 19 October 2018:

Organisation Venue Time Topics / Theme How to book
Department for Communities Shankill Jobs & Benefits Office  10.00 am to 4.00 pm  General Digital and phone Book at the venue or if you're on Universal Credit, book via your journal 
Belfast City Council Girdwood Community Hub, 
10 Girdwood Ave,
BELFAST
BT14 6EG
1.00 pm to 3.00 pm Keeping your tablet/phone up to date Phone:  028 9027 0644 
Belfast City Council Dee Street Community Centre, 
12-16 Dee St,
BELFAST
BT4 1FT
1.00 pm to 3.00 pm Keeping your tablet/phone running Phone:  028 9027 0644
Belfast City Council Inverary Community Centre, 
Inverary Avenue,
BELFAST
BT4 1RN
1.00 pm to 3.00 pm Keeping your tablet/phone running Phone:  028 9027 0644
LibrariesNI Larne Library, 
36 Pound St, LARNE 
BT40 1SQ
10.00 am to 4.00 pm All Things Digital Book at the venue or phone: 028 7188 3686

Monday 22 October 2018:

Venue Time Topics / Theme How to book
Whiterock Community Centre, 
Whiterock Rd,
BELFAST
BT12 7PG
11.00 am to 1.00 pm Emailing/photos Phone: 
028 9027 0644 

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.

Find a library address at the link below:

Venue Course Date and time Contact
Ballyhackamore iPad Introduction

18 September

10.00 am to 12.00 noon

028 9050 9204
Ballyhackamore More on the iPad

25 September 

10.00 am to 12.00 noon

028 9050 9204
Ballymena Internet Scams

18 September

10.30 am to 12.30 pm

028 2563 3950
Ballymoney iPad Introduction

27 September 

10.30 am to 12.30 pm

028 2766 3589
Ballymena Central iPad Introduction

19 September

10.00 am to 12.00 noon

028 2563 3950
Ballymena Central More on iPad

26 September 

10.00 am to 12.00 noon

028 2563 3950
Broughshane Internet Scams

25 September

10.30 am to 12.30 pm

028 2586 1613
Brownlow Internet Scams

18 September 

10.30 am to 12.30 pm

028 3834 1946
Carrickfergus iPad Introduction 

26 September 

2.00pm to 4.00pm

028 9336 2261
Castlederg More on the iPad

28 September

11.00 am to 1.00 pm

028 8167 1419
Castlewellan Shopping Online

21 September 

10.30 am to 12.30 pm

028 4377 8433
Castlewellan Organise Your Life Online

28 September 

10.30 am to 12.30 pm

028 4377 8433
Comber Introduction to Kindle Fire

26 September 

2.00 pm to 4.00 pm

028 9187 2610
Cookstown iPad Introduction

27 September 

10.30 am to 12.30 pm

028 8676 3702
Draperstown More on the iPad

21 September 

1.20 pm to 3.30 pm

028 7962 8249
Dromore Shopping Online

26 September 

10.30 am to 12.30 pm

028 9269 2280
Finaghy iPad Introduction

20 September 

10.30 am to 12.30 pm

028 9050 9314
Finaghy More on ipad

27 September

10.30 am to 12.30 pm

028 9050 9314
Glengormley

Skills for Universal Credit:

1-2-1 Sessions

19 September

10.30 am to 3.30 pm

028 9083 3797
Irvinestown Travel

21 September

10.45 am to 12.45 pm

028 6862 1383
Newcastle More on the iPad

19 September 

10.30 am to 12.30 pm

028 4372 2710
Newtownards

Skills for Universal Credit:

1-2-1 Sessions

19 September

10.30 am to 3.30 pm

028 9181 4732
Rathcoole eMagazines and eBooks

27 September

10.00 am to 12.00 noon

028 9085 1157
Richhill Samsung Galaxy Introduction

27 September

10.30 am to 12.30 pm

028 3887 0639
Saintfield iPad Introduction

18 September

2.15 pm to 4.15 pm

028 9751 0550
Strathfoyle eMagazine and eBooks

25 September

10.30 am to 12.30 pm

028 7186 0385
Suffolk Internet Scams

18 September

10.00 am to 12.00 pm

028 9050 9235

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