Bremen Broadband Committee Announcements

The Broadband Committee will not meet at the regular time this month or in December as the dates fall on Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve. Instead, the committee will meet once on Thursday, December 3rd from 5:30-6:30pm on the WebEx link provided here: http://www.bremenmaine.org/bremen-broadband-committee/

Join from a computer — Click on this link:
https://cisco.webex.com/cisco/j.php?MTID=mdddd72034ef9380eefca56c96fb217a0
Join by phone
Tap to call in from a mobile device
+1-408-525-6800 Call-in toll number (US/Canada)
+1-866-432-9903 Call-in toll-free number (US/Canada)
Meeting number (access code): 207 335 407
Meeting password: kPiezVNd (57439863 from phones)

In the meantime, the Broadband Committee encourages residents to take advantage of free computer classes being offered online by a Maine organization called the National Digital Equity Center. Below are 3 live classes happening today, and here is the link to see all upcoming classes: https://digitalequitycenter.org/classes/

Webinar: Internet Safety – 11/18 & 11/19
This is a series of 2 sessions.
November 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

November 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Staying safe online is essential in today’s world. This class teaches you how to keep your information and your computer/devices safe. Requirements for this class: A computer connected to the internet. This is an online class only.
Reserve Your Spot Free
Webinar: Understanding the Internet – 11/18
November 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The internet has become such a large part of our daily lives that having a basic understanding of its origins is essential. This course introduces the origins of the internet, how it works and what can you do on the internet. Prerequisite: Access to zoom and how it works as this presentation is offered online.
Reserve Your Spot Free
Webinar: Cutting the Cord – 11/18
November 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Learn how to use internet based television and phone services to save money. This class is part of the NDEC Aging Well with Technology Curriculum – Getting What You Need Online, designed with those 55+ in mind. Requirements for this class: A computer connected to the internet. This is an online class only.Reserve Your Spot Free
Webinar: Online Games for Age 55+- 11/18
November 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Learn about online games in this fun and interactive webinar. This class is part of the NDEC Aging Well with Technology Curriculum – Getting What You Need Online, designed with those 55+ in mind. Requirements for this class: A computer connected to the internet. This is an online class only.
Reserve Your Spot Free

Thursday 10/29 – 5:30pm WebEx Meeting Info:

 

 

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June 2020 Update From The Bremen Broadband Committee

See attached Press Release – The Town of Bremen and Tidewater Telecom were awarded a ConnectME grant to make high-speed fiber optic internet accessible for every home and business in the town. The Broadband Committee thanks all Bremen residents who supported this process.

Press Release 6.2.20 Bremen Tidewater ConnectMe Grant

Committee Documents:

Broadband Committee Meeting Minutes Sept 2019-July 2020 (1)