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Session 2

 

 

Exploring the City

 Session 2.

 

Review Session 1

MBTA apps/ and webpage

      Buy Tickets

      Check Schedule

      Directions

PayByPhone (Parking app for T stations)

Things to do in Boston:

Rose Kennedy Greenway    http://www.rosekennedygreenway.org/

Visit Boston     http://www.cityofboston.gov/visitors/

Hatch Shell Events       http://hatchshell.com/events.php

Shakespeare on the Common     http://commshakes.org/

Boston Public Library Events   http://www.bpl.org/programs/

Quincy Market History Tour    http://www.thebostoncalendar.com/events/quincy-market-history-tour--125

Massachusetts State House Tour

Free Fun Fridays    http://highlandstreet.org/freefunfridays.htmlhttp://highlandstreet.org/freefunfridays.html

The Kitchen at The Boston Public Market

Emerald Necklace   http://www.emeraldnecklace.org/

Walking Tours using your iPhone apps

Boston National Historical Park/Boston African American National Historic Site

Visit Boston: Freedom Trail  http://www.cityofboston.gov/freedomtrail/default.asp

Massachusetts State House Walking Tour     http://www.sec.state.ma.us/trs/trsbok/trstour.htm

BCEC   https://signatureboston.com/bcec

Friends of the Public Garden


Restaurants Reward Programs

Earl of Sandwich    http://www.earlofsandwichusa.com/    (signing up free sandwich)



Traffic/Route

Waze (app store)

https://www.waze.com/

 

The iPhone Camera

iPhone Photography Tips and Tricks:

National Geographic iPhone Camera Tips

http://photography.nationalgeographic.com/photography/photo-tips/iphone-photography-tips/#/hair-washing-iphone-tips_39740_600x450.jpg

 

MacWorld  12 Awesome iPhone Camera Tricks anyone can do

http://www.macworld.com/article/3018497/apple-phone/12-awesome-iphone-camera-tricks-anyone-can-do.html

 

Other Links:

Free Things to Do in Boston

Free Things to Do in Boston (National Geographic)

Trustees of the Reservation

The Kitchen at The Boston Public Market

Restaurants Reward Programs

Earl of Sandwich    http://www.earlofsandwichusa.com/    (signing up free sandwich)



Traffic/Route

Waze (app store)

https://www.waze.com/

 

The iPhone Camera

iPhone Photography Tips and Tricks:

National Geographic iPhone Camera Tips

http://photography.nationalgeographic.com/photography/photo-tips/iphone-photography-tips/#/hair-washing-iphone-tips_39740_600x450.jpg

 

MacWorld  12 Awesome iPhone Camera Tricks anyone can do

http://www.macworld.com/article/3018497/apple-phone/12-awesome-iphone-camera-tricks-anyone-can-do.html

 

Other Links:

Free Things to Do in Boston

Free Things to Do in Boston (National Geographic)

Trustees of the Reservation

The Kitchen at The Boston Public Market

 

Restaurants Reward Programs

Earl of Sandwich    http://www.earlofsandwichusa.com/    (signing up free sandwich)



Traffic/Route

Waze (app store)

https://www.waze.com/

 

The iPhone Camera

iPhone Photography Tips and Tricks:

National Geographic iPhone Camera Tips

http://photography.nationalgeographic.com/photography/photo-tips/iphone-photography-tips/#/hair-washing-iphone-tips_39740_600x450.jpg

 

MacWorld  12 Awesome iPhone Camera Tricks anyone can do

http://www.macworld.com/article/3018497/apple-phone/12-awesome-iphone-camera-tricks-anyone-can-do.html

 

Other Links:

Free Things to Do in Boston

Free Things to Do in Boston (National Geographic)

Trustees of the Reservation

The Kitchen at The Boston Public Market

Walk to the Sea  www.walktothesea.com,

      

    Boston

    Travel to Boston with your iPhone or iPad

     

    The City of Boston and all it offers is just a train ride away!  

    In this workshop participants will learn how to download and use apps such as  the MBTA Ticket app, walking tours, and other travel Boston related apps. We will explore some of the free things to do in Boston from exploring the art work at the Boston Public Library to concerts to walking tours.  
    Tourist are known for taking pictures and this worksh
    op will offer some iPhone/iPad camera tips and tricks. 

     The first session we will view some iPhone/iPad basics for newer iPhone/iPad users

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      Session 1

      Welcome!

       

      TRAVEL TO BOSTON WITH YOUR IPHONE OR IPAD

      The City of Boston and all it offers is just a train ride away! Learn how to download and use apps such as the MBTA Ticket app, walking tours, and other travel Boston related apps. We will explore some of the free things to do from exploring the art work at the Boston Public Library to concerts and walking tours. Tourists are known for taking pictures and this workshop will offer some iPhone/iPad camera tips and tricks. The first session will review some basics for new users. Instructor:


      Linda Redding   lredding@slrsd.org    781;585-3844
      Mondays 3:00 – 5:00pm  2 weeks Library              Begins: February 29th   $25

      Class website:    http://libguides.slrsd.org/boston

      Session 1: Welcome!

      Things we will cover in this session:


      Introductions
      Books--iPad, iPhone, Boston

      Getting on the SLRHS WiFi Network

      Some iPhone/iPad basics:
      QR Codes

      Saving a webpage to the homepage

      Searching for apps

      Visiting the App Store

      Downloading apps

      Moving apps around

      Creating a “Boston” folder

      Free Apps we will be exploring:

      i-nigma      MBTA     AXIS 360    Boston.com  Boston Logan , Commonwealth Connect,  Garden Tour, Boston National Historic Park, Health,, Where Boston

      Websites we will be visiting:

      Boston Public Library    http://www.bpl.org    MBTA   www.mbta.com  
      Walk to the Sea  www.walktothesea.com,  Floru Bakery and Cafe www.flourbakery.com


      Next Week:  Camera Tips, More Tours, Entertainment, and Restaurants

      MBTA Apps

      Getting Around Boston

          

        Dining and Desserts in Boston

        Walking Tours

        Boston Entertainment

        Sports

        Museum and Libraries

        Other Links

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