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Annual General Meeting, Tuesday January 23rd 1:30 to 3pm.

The Victoria Computer Club Annual General Meeting, will be held January 23rd 1:30 to 3pm at 286 Hampton Road Saanich (Silver Threads). The Agenda will include A video presentation, to be decided. Minor cleanup of bylaws to comply with BC … Continue reading

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Computer Basics, Windows 10, Session 1

How we can make it work better for us. Tips & Tricks by Charles Kim December 18, 2017  at Computer Basics Click here to download the PDF 

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Professional Scammer Charges Credit Card $950

“He didn’t say he was a scammer, so…” By the definition of paid vs unpaid services, a scammer is a professional.  Since some professionals are certified and ethical, is everyone who charges lots, ethical?   Victims actually believe when they are … Continue reading

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Tues. Nov. 28: Are Chromebook Laptops Better for Seniors? Now No Drop-in Fee

Staples Technology Expert Sean Cleaver, alongside of Tara Smith Manager at Staples Victoria present the benefits of Chromebook laptops for seniors. They will be providing a hands-on demonstration and open discussion (where questions are welcomed) to help explain their suitablility … Continue reading

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Turkey Dinner, $15, Tuesday, December 12th, 12:30pm

Tickets are on sale till December 5th  from club volunteers for our annual Turkey Full Lunch:  December 12th, 12:30 pm Menu: Turkey & stuffing, Mashed potato & gravy, Brussels sprouts & carrots, Toffee cake with shortbread, Tea & Coffee Cost / … Continue reading

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Staples presentation on the benefits of Chromebooks

Technology Expert Sean Cleaver, alongside of Tara Smith Manager at Staples Victoria will be giving a presentation on the benefits of Chromebooks as well as discussing their general use. We will be providing a hands-on demonstration and open discussion (where … Continue reading

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Shopping with Dorothy (online)

Learn from Dorothy Cushway some basics on how to shop online at two local grocery stores – Thrifty Foods and Save-On-Foods.       It will come in handy for comparing prices, if you are sick you can’t drive and want … Continue reading

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Oct 29 and Nov 1st Photoshoots

Rilla has some fabulous photo shoots for us. Please mark these dates on your calendar. Surprise us, come out and have some fun! Everyone is Welcome What: Halloween Activities When: Sunday October 29th Where: Government Street (street closed for a … Continue reading

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Chromebook presentation links

For Monday’s Basic Computing group’s presentation on Chromebooks, use this APCUG presentation use this link

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In-home Help

Over the years we have had a few members offering in-home help.  We have had no problems arise that I know of.  However, our insurance does not cover such activities. The Victoria Computer Club offers no in-home services.  Members that … Continue reading

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