Go Digi Adelaide Pop Up Festival: 8-10 September

The Go Digi Pop Up Festival is run as part of the National Year of Digital Inclusion. The Go Digi goal is to help 300,000 Australians improve their digital skills and online confidence and these Pop Up Festivals are a great way for the community share their digital knowledge. Pop Up Festivals have already been run in Victoria, Tasmania and Western Australia with great success.

With support from local Go Digi Network Partners, the Adelaide Go Digi Pop Up Festival will give the community an opportunity to learn about everything from basic internet skills to coding to Minecraft and online games!

Also taking place during the Go Digi Pop Up Festival, is our Conversation Forum ‘Digital Inclusion in Action: SA’ a networking and learning opportunity for people working with communities to improve digital skills and online confidence.

Digital Inclusion in Action South Australia -  8 September

Are you interested in improving the digital skills and online confidence of people in your community?

We would like to invite you to join us for this half-day National Conversation event on Thursday 8th of September 2016. This will be an opportunity for people working in the digital literacy and digital inclusion space to come together and learn from each other.

Hear from guest speakers on four key topics:

  • Innovative ideas – Creative approaches to digital literacy programming
  • Working with digital mentors – volunteer management
  • Building partnerships – Collaborative approaches to digital inclusion
  • Community engagement – out of the classroom and in to the community

As well as being a valuable networking opportunity, you will be able to ask questions, brainstorm ideas and be encouraged in the work you do.

Register for this event on Eventbrite

A special thanks to Public Libraries Services for their support for this event.

THURSDAY 8 SEPTEMBER

MyGov information/training session
Learn about Centrelink and onlineservices, Medicare online accounts, What is MyGo and why do we need it.
Woodcroft Library,10:00am - 12:00 noon

GarageBand Workshops
Explore the world of digital composition, songwriting, mixing and editing. Fun and accessible for all  - previous musical experience is not required. These hands-on digital music workshops are in partnership with EMU Tree Music.
Unley Library, 10:30am - 12:30pm

ThinkUKnow: Online Security for Parents and Guardians
This presentation will provide insight into the devices young people are using, as well as the popular websites, apps and social networking sites they’re accessing. 
Adelaide City Library, 10:30 - 11:30am

Learn Linux Part One – Linux Support Group
Compare Linux to Windows and get an overview of what Linux can do and how it works on your home computer. Then get hands on and try out the basic functionality yourself.
Adelaide City Librarym 1:15 - 3:00pm

Secure Internet Use
Learn how to safely use the internet and look after your security
Hutt St Library, 1:15 - 2:45pm

GarageBand Workshops
Explore the world of digital composition, songwriting, mixing and editing. Fun and accessible for all  - previous musical experience is not required. These hands-on digital music workshops are in partnership with EMU Tree Music.
Unley Libraries, 2:00 - 4:00pm

Digital Drop-In

We provide a digital drop-in service where people can bring their devices and get help with things that they need to do.
Willunga Library, 2:00 - 4:00pm

FRIDAY 9 SEPTEMBER

Learn how to take better photos with Bob
Do you take photos with your mobile phone,tablet or digital camera. Then join us and learn what makes a great photo and how to get the most from your digital device. We will also give some advice on how to store and share digital photos.
COTA SA, 10:00 - 11:30am

Discover More at the Library – Ebooks
City of Playford Civic Centre Library, 10:00am - 12:00 noon

Maximising My Independence
Participants will be informed about the Commonwealth Home Support Programme and will increase their familiarity with the myagedcare site.
Greenacres Library, 10:30-11:30am

Tea and Technology
Hewett Centre, 11:30am  - 12:30pm

Digi Discovery Pop Up
Pop in to our Pop Up to learn about eBooks, online magazines and lots more – all for FREE!
City of Marion Cultural Centre Library, 11:00am - 4:00pm

iTea
Having issues with IT? Then join us for a cuppa at iTea.
COTA SA, 12:00noon - 2:00pm

Minecraft & Online games
Learn about cyber security, Minecraft and online games
Woodcroft Library, 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Get your Children Coding
Tea Tree Gully Library
3:45 - 4:45pm

No Budget Marketing: Online tools on a shoestring
This hands-on workshop will show you some of the best free and low cost online tools for marketing and promotions. Join us and see what you can achieve without breaking the bank!
Unley Library, 4:00 - 6:00pm

SATURDAY 10 SEPTEMBER

Instagram Walk
Hewett Centrem, 10:00am

Digital Storytime
Come and explore story and educational apps and online resources through an interactive session of stories, songs and activities.
Len Beadell Library, 10:00 - 11:00am

Digital Literacy Pop Up
FREE one-on-one Digital Literacy half hour training sessions with expert volunteers. We are here to teach you something new on your computer, tablet or any digital device.
Len Beadell Library, 11:00am - 1:00pm