Apr, 2019

Tech Savvy for Seniors

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Tech Savvy for Seniors    Western Downs Libraries is pleased to once again be running free Tech Savvy for Seniors sessions across all our branches. This year we are offering new topics, so there’s sure to be something helpful to everyone. ***Participants must have basic computer and mouse skills.*** Bookings can be made through Eventbrite or by calling your local library. Morning sessions will have morning tea provided and afternoon sessions will have afternoon tea provided. Session times are as follows:   WANDOAN  Wednesday 10 April 2019 10am – 12pm     […]



Feb, 2019

Tara Technology Support

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Get help with your technology troubles with one-to-one basic technology support sessions at Tara Library from 9.30am – 11.30am each Monday and Tuesday. We tailor each session for your personal needs. For example, we can teach you how to use  your iPad, tablet or laptop. You can also bring along your own device and we will teach you how to achieve the outcomes you want.  Alternatively, you can use our free WiFi to get started. The best part? It is completely FREE. Bookings are essential, so please phone 1300 COUNCIL or email […]



Aug, 2018

Extra computer lessons have been added

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August is Seniors Month in the Western Downs. Our Libraries are celebrating our seniors by providing digital technology lessons across the regions. Due to popular demand Dalby Library has added extra computer lessons next week. They will be held Tuesday 28 August 2018 and Wednesday 29 August 2018 at 10.00am to 12.00pm. Morning tea will be supplied.  There’s never been a better time to get online. Getting started online   Part A and Part B Places are limited. Contact 1300 COUNCIL (1300268624)or email library@nullwdrc.qld.gov.auor drop into Dalby Library to reserve your place today!



Mar, 2018

Be Connected: Online Lessons for Seniors

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Be Connected is a free Australian Government initiative helping you to get the most our of going online, so you can add new skills and experiences to your life. There’s never been a better time to get online! Western Downs Libraries are offering courses on a range of topics to help seniors become confident with navigating the internet and new technologies at Dalby Library. Each topic runs over two weeks – you can sign up for one topic, or sign up for them all! These sessions are extremely flexible, however places […]



Mar, 2018

Photo Preservation

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Do you have treasured family photos that you want to preserve? Western Downs Libraries has a photo preservation station for tech savvy seniors to digitise photos, slides and negatives. You can digitise: Printed photographs (up to A4 size) Film negatives (35mm, medium format, 4 x 5 inch) Photo slides (35mm) Documents (up to A4 size) Factsheets are available to get you started, however if you are not confident with technology we recommend you bring someone along to help you out. Fact sheet Colour negatives and slides Black and White negatives […]



Dec, 2017

First Lego League at Dalby Library!

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Need something to do after school? Join Western Downs Libraries first Lego League group! Save the date… Registrations for Dalby Term 1 2018 will open on Monday 8 January at 10am, and the program will start Wednesday 7 February 2018. This program is FREE and suitable for children between the ages of 9 – 16 years. This program, running every Wednesday from 3.30pm–4.30pm, explores maths, computer science and coding. Find your passion, have some fun, make new friends, and learn something along the way! Contact Dalby via email dalby.library@nullwdrc.qld.gov.au to find out more.