SeniorsPlus August online classes scheduled

LEWISTON –SeniorsPlus has announced its Online Education Center classes for August.
All classes are held virtually or telephonically at this time. Classes are free, unless noted.
Some of the offerings include:
Zoom 101: Using Video Technology to Stay Connected, 10 to 11 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 11 or Aug. 25. Become more familiar on how to use Zoom to participate in SeniorsPlus’ online classes, or to simply stay connected with friends and family near and far. You do not need a Zoom account or to download any apps to participate in this class. You do not need a video camera for your computer, although it is helpful. You can participate with computers or hand held devices. Educational material and resources will be provided for continued.
Medicare Made Simple, at the convenience of the view, onlineline video. Contact SeniorsPlus to get a pre-recorded Zoom class to learn how to navigate Medicare with this introductory course. Learn about your insurance options with Medicare, when to enroll or change plans, and how state law may affect your choices. This presentation is perfect for people who are new to Medicare or anyone who currently has Medicare and would like to learn more.
Introduction to Self-Employment, noon to 1 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 19, hosted by New Ventures Maine, his one-session workshop will help you decide if self-employment is the right choice for you. The class covers the pros and cons of owning your own business, the steps needed for start-up, the major elements of a business plan, and the many resources available to help you succeed.
Crafting with Corinne, at the viewer’s convenience, Wednesday, Aug. 26, with Corinne Saindon, no fee for August. Create some cool cards for the gentlemen in our life. Join Corinne’s pre-recorded class and create 2 cards that will celebrate those men. All material provided for the 2 cards except the adhesive. There will be 10 kits available. Material pickup will be arranged directly with SeniorsPlus staff.
For a full schedule, visit seniorsplus.org/education-center or find SeniorsPlus on Facebook. Rrgister for classes by emailing edcenter@seniorsplus.org or calling 207-795-4010 or 1-800-427-1241.