Programs

Topics and speakers may be changed at short notice. 

CC indicates regular Computer Club presentation via ZOOM  from 2-3:30 on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month (except July and August) – NOTE THAT ALL MEETINGS TO BE VIA ZOOM TILL FULL CLASSROOMS CAN BE USED.

710 indicates 710 lecture series presented by Bruce Preston in the Redwood Theater from 10 to 11:30 on the first Thursday of each month.  NOTE – THESE MEETINGS ARE RESUMING 10/1 VIA ZOOM. 

BD indicates special training presented by Becky Diamond in the Redwood Theater from 2 to 3:30 on the third Tuesday of each month.  NOTE – THESE MEETINGS ARE ON HOLD AT THIS TIME.

Future Programs:

10/13 CC Staying Safe and Secure In today’s “Online World”  Live speaker from Dept. of Homeland Security.  VIA ZOOM

In today’s “Online World”, Safety, Security and Privacy need to be taken seriously. This presentation will aid in that mission. Using the right programs and apps can help keep you safe and secure as well as reduce your privacy exposure. Using free programs and apps whenever possible to accomplish this goal is an added bonus and this presentation includes information on many recommended free programs. Join presenter Bob Gostischa as he simplifies, clarifies, and demystifies your devices (gadgets or technology) so you have a safe, secure and enjoyable Internet experience.

About the Presenter: Norbert “Bob” Gostischa, after a successful career in banking, enjoys his retirement as an enthusiast IT security expert, most notably for Avast; the creator of Avast Antivirus software. Bob has been helping with security-related and general computer issues since 2004 on the Avast help forum. Presentation is provided by the APCUG that we are a member of.

10/27 CC Multifactor Authentication and other methods to protect financial/pc security

11/10 CC Remote Support for Windows PC’s and Open Q/A session

11/24 CC Smartphone User Interface for Seniors

12/08 CC Email and Text Alerts for financial accounts

Past programs:

09/08 CC Good Uses for Smartphones, Kent Quisel

09/22 CC  PC Valuable Features of New Windows; Hugh, Frank, Kent

10/01 710 Two free products. For more than 15 years, Bruce has used the combination of two Windows products for desktop publishing, drawing, and photo editing. The publisher has switched target market and made these legacy: No further development, no live support and NO CHARGE.