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Next Meetings

(all on 3rd Saturdays)

  • December 21, 2019
  • January 18, 2020
  • February 15, 2020
  • March 21, 2020 

This is what we did at the November 16th meeting:

(Special Interest Groups)

Home Automation

8:00 – 9:00

Home Automation and Home Theater come in an endless range of capabilities, complexity, and price. Come join us as we cover this new and exciting area. Home automation covers everything from setting your thermostat to having your refrigerator order milk. Join us!

SIG Leader: Bill Parker

Making Money Online

8:00 – 9:00

Topic:  TBD

SIG Leader: Howard Harkness



8:00 – 10:00

In November, for both hours starting at 8 am, we cover topics and demonstrations that come up in informal discussion.

SIG Leader: Larry Weiss

Microsoft Office Suite

9:00 – 10:00

Frank Tubbs returns with exciting topics on Excel. Q&A always an option.

We also have expert members available to handle member questions about other Microsoft Office products


Windows Tips n’ Tricks

9:00 – 11:00

If you have a “troubled” system, contact Chuck or Gil for a possible “Live, No Net” troubleshooting session in front of the group.

SIG Leaders: Chuck Stark and Gil Brand



10:00 – 12:00

Chris Morgan will show how to set up and use the Mailchimp email service. It is a free service that stores and maintains an online subscriber database. You can use it stand-alone or build it into a WordPress website.

SIG Leaders: Chris Morgan and Tom Perkins


11:00 – 12:00


SIG Leader: Glynn Brooks

Windows Inside/Out

12:30 – 1:30

SIG Leader: Glynn Brooks

Wireless Communication

12:30 – 1:30

Topic:  TBD

SIG Leader: Birl Smith

October / November Computer Raffle

Members are eligible to purchase tickets for a full-featured computer.  See the 2nd page of the monthly flyer for a full description of the computer.

Drawing at November’s noontime Business Meeting