Pinterest: More than Virtual Scrapbooking

Thursday, February 28, 2013 - 7:00pm

Uncover the mystery behind this visually stimulating social media. Gain a better understanding of why Pinterest has piqued the interest of so many. Learn the basics of board creation, navigation and etiquette. Talk about common uses and how to get the most out of your Pinterest experience. Instructor Sahasha Reese is alumni relations coordinator and assistant editor and graphic designer at St. Catherine University. Social media and teaching are among her passions.

WHO: Sahasha Reese and up to ten registered participants.

WHY: As part of the Twin Cities Media Alliance's nonprofit mission to help members of Twin Cities communities connect with one another and with our larger global communities using the power of new media.

HOW: We ask participants to pre-register so as to guarantee that space will be available and to pay the participation fee of $10 for each workshop. Scholarships are available upon request. Bring your laptop—wi-fi is available. If you want to participate but don't have a laptop, inquire with us; we may be able to provide you with a computer for the session.

WHEN: Thursday, February 28, 2013 7 PM - 9 PM

WHERE: Twin Cities Daily Planet office, 2600 E. Franklin Ave., Suite 2, Minneapolis, MN 55406