Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois


Senior Citizen Tech Day: Charleston

Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Lifespan Center
11021 E Co Rd 800 N
Charleston, IL 61920
United States

Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) and AT&T will host a senior citizen tech day at the Lifespan Center in Charleston on Wednesday, August 3.  

“Smart phones and the apps they run have changed the way we get our news, entertainment and stay connected with friends and family,” said Shimkus. “I’m pleased to be part of this event to help seniors get the most out of new technologies.”

Shimkus and trained representatives from AT&T will be on hand at the Lifespan Center from 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. to help senior citizens learn:

  • How to use their smartphone or tablet
  • How simple apps can help with daily life
  • How to play smartphone games, and
  • How to use Skype/FaceTime to keep in touch with loved ones

The event is free of charge and attendees need not be AT&T customers to participate.