Fix-It Tech Events in Minneapolis April 22 and May 20: Good model for other cities

fix it 2016I’m posting for two reasons. First – in case readers are interested in attending or spreading the word. Second, it’s an event worth replicating in other areas!

FREE tech support
Get your questions answered
BRING: laptops, desktop towers, AND power cords to work with volunteers to repair your device.  Volunteers will teach
troubleshooting skills, give technical advice and help with  smartphones and tablets based on capacity.
First come, first served
Labor will be FREE. If parts are needed, volunteers will provide consultation on items and various sources.

  • Free Workshops and Resources
  • Basic computer maintenance
  • Internet safety
  • Job hunting and education online
  • Computer training resources
  • IT education programs and IT careers

More at www.minneapolismn.gov/it/inclusion

When and where:
Friday, April 22
1:00 — 5:00 p.m.
Twin Cities R!SE
1301 Bryant Ave N, 55411

Friday, May 20
1:00 — 5:00 p.m.
Takoda Institute/AIOIC
1845 E. Franklin Ave, 55404

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About Ann Treacy

I have a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science. I have been interested or involved in providing access to information through the Internet since 1994, when I worked for Minnesota’s first Internet service provider. I am pleased to be a part of the Blandin on Broadband Team. I also work with MN Coalition on Government Information, Minnesota Rural Partners, and the American Society for Information Science and Technology.

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