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  • IT Professionals
  • Developers
  • Small Business Owners

Next Meetings

(all on 3rd Saturdays)

  • October 19,  2019
  • November 16, 2019
  • December 21, 2019
  • January 18, 2020
  • February 15, 2020
  • March 21, 2020 

Here’s what we have planned for the October 19th 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:  Selling on Amazon.  Diane Bentley will discuss her experience with selling on Amazon.

SIG Leader: Howard Harkness



8:00 – 10:00

In the 8:00 o’clock hour we cover topics and demonstrations that come up in informal discussion.

In the 9:00 o’clock hour, Terry Dow will present Discovering PowerShell

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

10:00 – 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 discuss our club’s WordPress website, especially how SIG leaders can publish articles on their SIG page.

Divi is a full-featured web design ‘theme’ and page builder that does not require knowledge of HTML or CSS. It is the new look and feel for our NTPCUG web site.

SIG Leaders: Chris Morgan and Tom Perkins


11:00 – 12:00

Topic: Best Windows Antivirus Software for Home Users.

 We will also cover trending topics about the Internet.

SIG Leader: Glynn Brooks

Windows Inside/Out

12:30 – 1:30

SIG Leader: Glynn Brooks

Wireless Communication

12:30 – 1:30

No SIG meeting in October

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.