From: Pam Girtman, Clackamas County Public and Government Affairs, 503-742-4353 Date: 1-24-2013

Clackamas County

Media and Interested Parties

Clackamas County Library services move into February events for computer, Internet

Two events have been announced by the Clackamas County Library, to be held at the Oak Lodge and Sunnyside libraries, on Saturday, Feb. 2, and Tuesday, Feb. 5.

They include:

  • Oak Lodge Library – Introduction to Internet Safety; Saturday, Feb. 2, 2 to 4 p.m.
    The Free Geek team will help you learn how to use the Internet safely. This class will cover the basics of using an Internet browser and how to generate and use secure passwords. Students will also learn tips and techniques to use websites like Craigslist and shopping sites safely.
  • Sunnyside Library – Leaving No Trace in a Digital World; Tuesday, Feb. 5, 6 to 8 p.m.
    Sometimes you don't want anyone to know what you're doing online. Staff from Free Geek will teach you how to surf the Web and communicate with your friends anonymously. The techniques you learn in this class are to be used only for legal purposes.

Visit the website for more information at www.clackamas.us/lib/programs.html.

For more information, contact Doris Grolbert at 503-794-3881.

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