Author Archives: George Bowden

Getting Started With Genealogy, and Conventions

Slides from Getting Started With Genealogy, Mon. Dec 4 2017. The list of links is on page 28 Genealogy Conventions, Thurs Dec 7 Historical Timeline, Thurs. Dec 7

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September free draw winner

Stuart Stout was the winner of the monthly draw for September. Attendees to our events that have a drop-in fee get a free ticket for the monthly draw, which is a $20 gift card, or a $20 thumb-drive.

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Minutes for Aug 14, 2017 exec meeting

Attending: George, Rick, Martin, Dorothy Ann (Silver Threads) Excused: Barkley, Ian

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Monthly Draw Prize

Join any of our Monday or Thursday classes for a free chance to win a technology related monthly prize. The month’s winning ticket number will be posted on our website at the end of each month, in this post, so … Continue reading

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September Photoshoots

CLASSIC BOAT FESTIVAL When: Friday September 1st Time: 7:30 pm Where: Inner Harbour (meet at Information Center) Photo sharing and refreshments at Milestones NATURE WALK When: Saturday September 9th Time: 10:00 am Where: Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary 3873 Swan lake Rd. (meet in parking … Continue reading

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Technology for 55+

We discuss how to effectively and safely use digital technology (smartphones, digital cameras,  tablets and computers, except Apple products) to those 55 and older who join our club. Our 150 members can attend any of several sessions per month, held at … Continue reading

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FREE 2017 Summer Virtual Technology Conference

FREE 2017 SUMMER VIRTUAL TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE (VTC) Saturday, August 19 10:00 – 1:00 PT

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August Photo Shoots

Join the photo group with your digital camera or smart phone.  There are 4 photoshoots planned for August 2nd, 23rd, 26th and 27th, plus at the picnic

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Annual Potluck Picnic at Government House, Wednesday, August 16, from 11:00 – 2:00pm

Our Annual Potluck Picnic at Government House is restricted to the first 25 members. Please register  by email to, saying what you expect to bring.  Non-registered visitors to the gardens will not be refused… When: Wednesday, August 16, from 11:00 – … Continue reading

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Get Your Grandchild Enrolled In PI Camp 2017 July 24-28 or Aug 8-11 $475

Do you want your grandchild to learn: Logical reasoning Algorithmic thinking Pattern recognition Debugging Problem-solving The goal of Pi Camp, taught by instructors from Victoria PiMakers, is to help teens learn about computers, to help them participate in shaping a digital … Continue reading

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