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Digital readiness course offered

The University of Hawaii Maui College’s Office of Extended Learning & Workforce Development will offer a free three-hour digital readiness course for Maui residents ages 18 and older from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting this week through June 22.

Students will learn basic computer operations and how to use the internet. They will also create an email account through which they will receive additional free online resources for improving their digital skills and more.

To sign up, call 984-3231.


Portuguese language class for beginners

The Portuguese Association of Maui is offering an eight-week Portuguese language class for adult beginners from 4 to 6 p.m. starting May 13 at Heritage Hall in Paia.

Depending on students’ preferences, the week day and hours may change.

The class is limited to eight students who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of vaccination is required.

The cost for the entire eight-week course is $20 per student. For more information or to register, call 243-0065.


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