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Draw winners

John O’hara (November), Joan Greig (December), Julie Anderson (January) and Dieter Hettstedt (February) were the winners of the monthly draw for a $20 gift certificate from London Drugs (purchased by the club). Sessions with a drop-in fee (Mondays and Thursdays) … Continue reading

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Annual General Meeting Highlights, January 23rd 2018

The Victoria Computer Club Annual General Meeting, was held January 23rd 1:30pm at 286 Hampton Road Saanich (Silver Threads). Formal minutes will be available soon.  In the meantime, here are some highlights: George gave a short presentation, on the training … 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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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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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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