Author Archives: George Bowden

Executive Meeting Minutes – May 28, 2018

Minutes for May 28, 2018 Executive Meeting

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MAY PHOTO SHOOTS

There are a lot of public events taking place in the month of May, choose the event and time that works for you and get out and get some great photos! Victoria Highland Games at Topaz Park Admission Seniors $10. … Continue reading

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Avoiding Obsolecence

We are drowning in discarded devices and competing information.  Withdrawing is one solution, but perhaps a few wise decisions will save us.   This presentation was given May 14th by George Bowden,

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Free 2018 Spring Virtual Tech Conference

Club members can attend the Spring session May 5th free REGISTER AT: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/apcugs-2018-spring-virtual-technology-conference-tickets-45148317834 

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Scott Munro presents two apps from the Greater Victoria Public Library.  

Tue Apr 24, 12:30  Lunch, and 1:30 Presentation. (10am Help session is cancelled) Here is a corrected link to RSVP by Sunday, to help us plan the room and lunch:  If it fails you can email BigBlueSocial@gmail.com Presentation – 1:30 – 3pm Scott Munro will be showing us how … Continue reading

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Chromebook’s planned obsolescence

Though I am still a promoter of Chromebooks, we must now be aware of Chromebook’s planned obsolescence, and take extra extra care when buying a chromebook.

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Begin Computing

Over the past few weeks, Charles has been organizing and teaching the photo gallery project. First, there was the presentation of the survey results, from which we chose the photo album project Then the January 29th overview of Organizing Photos … Continue reading

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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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