Senior Planet

In-person courses, workshops, and lectures to help you build new technology skills and stay connected with friends and family. 

CVCOA offers a variety of courses, workshops, and lectures through Senior Planet. Each quarter, we schedule a new slate of opportunities at locations throughout Central Vermont. Previous topics have included iPad Essentials, Cloud Storage, Protecting Your Information Online, Free Your Photos, and more. 

Upcoming Senior Planet Schedule:

Led by our Community Engaged Tech Specialist, Meredith Holch, these opportunities are a great way to build your technology skills while connecting with others. Registration is required! Click the sign-up button below.

iPad Essentials: 5-week course, meets twice a week

Offered at Montpelier Senior Activity Center, 58 Barre Street, Montpelier, VT 05602
This class is full and new registrants will be added to a waitlist.

Tuesdays and Thursdays, February 13 - March 19, from 10:00 to 11:15 a.m.
(No class on March 5)

This 5-week course will cover the essentials of how to use the Apple iPad, how to navigate the internet, and how to send and receive email. By the end of the course, you’ll have a foundation for using an iPad and the internet to enrich your life. iPads will be provided for use in class, or bring your own if you have one.


Digital Technology for Older Adults Workshop Series: Sign up for one or more events

Offered at Aldrich Public Library, 6 Washington Street, Barre, VT 05641
Thursdays, from 2:00 to 3:15 p.m.

February 8 - Staying Safe Online (any device)
Feburary 15 - Getting to Know Your Smartphone (iPhones and Android devices)
Feburary 22 - Exploring and Downloading Apps (tablets and smartphones) 
February 29 - Video Chat with Zoom (any device)

Click Here To Register For Classes

No iPad? No problem. We have loans available for the class.
If you have questions or would like assistance signing up for Senior Planet opportunities, please call the CVCOA Helpline at 802-477-1364.