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Welcome to the world of Zoom

Sausalito Village is offering new online programs to bring our community together while sheltering in place. In order to participate, you will need to use Zoom. Don't be intimidated; it's easy! 

We've created these guides to help you get comfortable with Zoom, whether you're participating in an event or hosting your own meeting. Click on any of the links below:

For Participants:

  1. How to Join a Meeting (It's easy as pie! You don't even need a Zoom account)
  2. How to Change Your Video Layout
  3. How to Set Your Virtual Background
  4. Zoom Etiquette

For Hosts:

  1. How to Create an Account (You must have a Zoom account to host a meeting)
  2. How to Schedule a Meeting in the Future: (Choose any of these options)
  3. How to Invite People to a Meeting Right Now (Choose any of these options)
  4. Hosting Functions:

Advanced Things Hosts and Participants Can Do:

  1. How to Share a Video (For example, a YouTube video that you want everyone to see)
  2. How to Perform Music (You will need to adjust your microphone settings if you're playing an instrument)

If you have any questions or need additional support, please email Tricia at 

Happy Zooming!