Sharpen Your Digital Skills

Posted on 02/28/23 by Adrian Ramos

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AARP understands how often Technology changes on the day-to-day , and even minute-to-minute basis. On one hand, it is easier than ever to stay connected with loved ones, learn new skills, book flights, and more- and all from your cellular device. On the other hand, staying tuned in to what is new and the latest developments can be tough- but we're here to support. This Spring, AARP Massachusetts is hosting a few events that can aid in catching yourself up to the technological developments of this day and age. Take a gander below and sign up for what you would like to get more comfortable with.

A) Digital Storytelling - March 13, 2023 at 12 p.m. Register by clicking here

Do you have a good story to tell? This lecture covers digital tools to bring out your creativity. You'll explore ways to use social media like Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter to write and share stories. You'll also learn about popular platforms like Enwoven and StoryCorps.

B) Fitness Apps – April 10, 2023 at 12 p.m. Register by clicking here

Think that fitness apps are only for athletes? This lecture covers many different types of fitness apps, whatever your health and wellness goals. We'll discuss apps that can help you track your nutrition and activity, plan your workouts, stay motivated and even get better sleep. You’ll learn about the benefits of fitness apps and popular apps in each category.

C) Online Travel Sites – May 8, 2023 at 12 p.m. Register by clicking here
Learn the basics of using online travel sites to find the best fares and rates for just about any destination. We’ll take a look at some of the most common online travel sites and their most popular features. We will also cover tips for booking your travels online, from flights to rental cars and more!

This story is provided by AARP Massachusetts. Visit the AARP Massachusetts page for more news, events, and programs affecting retirement, health care, and more.

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