By Victoria Merlino
Asian Americans for Equality will host a series of free digital learning classes for Mandarin speakers looking to boost their computer and internet skills.
The classes will occur on Tuesday and Friday afternoons in November from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at 35-34 Union St., and spots can be reserved by calling 718-961-2833.
Classes will be as follows:
Tuesday, Nov. 5: Intro to Email
Friday, Nov. 8: Intro to Microsoft Word
Tuesday, Nov. 12: Intro to Microsoft Excel
Friday, Nov. 15: Intro to Powerpoint
Tuesday. Nov. 19: Intro to the Internet/Part 1
Friday, Nov. 22: Intro to Internet/Part 2
The classes are designed for those in AAFE’s Workforce Development Program and for seniors near or in Flushing who speak limited English and have limited computer skills, according to a statement by AAFE, in order to introduce new opportunities for immigrant and low-income residents.