Stepping UP in Whangarei

The second Stepping UP programme in Whangarei Library comes to an end on 12 August and a new pilot programme will be starting at the Otangarei ICT Hub.  Sessions are reserved for Kuia and Kaumatua between 10am and 12 noon, but all ages from the Otangarei community are welcome to participate in sessions from 2pm ... Read more

Free classes offered at Marlborough District Library

REAP Marlborough and Marlborough District Libraries are offering free Stepping UP classes; these started in May 2014. Spaces are limited to 6 people per class so register now to avoid missing out. Topics include Computer Basics, Word Processing, Email, Employment, Trade Me, Facebook and Home Finances. Classes will be advertised through the library, REAP Marlborough ... Read more

Honey Robinson, Stepping UP tutor, helping a student at the Taita Community Library in Hutt City

C.V. success at Hutt City

In 2013, Hutt City offered Stepping UP at five of its community libraries. Honey Robinson is one of the tutors. She shared this story about one of her students. ... Read more

Microsoft New Zealand Announces $1.2 Million Technology Boost

Press Release: Nearly 5,000 families will benefit from digital literacy and skills training following a $1.2 million injection of funding and software by Microsoft New Zealand to the 2020 Communications Trust and regional partners. The grant, which includes $800,000 in funding and software worth $400,000, was announced at a Parliamentary function today and will be used ... Read more