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Rep. Patti Bellock to host senior technology fair in Oak Brook

Published: Tuesday, June 4, 2013 11:04 a.m. CDT

HINSDALE – U.S. Rep. Patti Bellock, R-Hinsdale, will partner with AT&T on June 11 to host a senior technology fair at the Mayslake Village aimed at helping seniors navigate the increasingly complicated use of smartphones and computers.

Representatives from the AT&T External Affairs Division and an AT&T retail store employee will be on hand from 10 to 11 a.m. to provide guidance regarding smartphone options, smartphone applications that specifically benefit seniors and games that can be enjoyed on smartphones.

Seniors also will learn about ways they can communicate with loved ones and family members through programs such as Skype and FaceTime.

A question-and-answer session also will be part of the event.

The Mayslake Village in Oak Brook is located at 1801 35th St. Admission for the fair is free and refreshments will be served.

For more information, call 630-852-8633.

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