Tag: SBR Technology Club

Workshops and SIGS Resume

Linda Shannon-Hills Since the pandemic required changes in how we live our lives, the SBR Technology Club also knew the club needed to adapt to meet our member’s needs. The club’s volunteer monitors have stepped up to be available by appointment for members to receive help with questions on using their smartphones, tablets, and laptops.…

Digital Scanning and Archiving

Linda Shannon-Hills You have time on your hands, boxes of old photographs of your family to sort; you have so many slides which will be difficult to view in the future as they start to deteriorate, and documents on paper that may not last for long. By digitizing this material and photographs, you can preserve for future…

General Meeting – Open to All Residents

Linda Shannon-Hills The SBR Technology Club (TC) had postponed a couple of general meetings when the pandemic moved us into quarantine and social distancing. Since elections for the SBR TC board of directors are coming up in December, the club wants to hold the annual meeting on Nov. 9, at 3:30 p.m., via Zoom. There will…

Classes and Workshops Being Offered by The Technology Club Using Zoom

Maria Astair and Jon Brooks

Linda Shannon-Hills The SBR Technology Club has been running classes and workshops using Zoom during August. Students and attendees have found this method to work very well in learning about smartphones functions, Mac functionality, and Microsoft applications. September classes, workshops, and Special Interest Group (SIG) will continue using Zoom. We are offering a SIG on…

The SBR Technology Club Begins the New Year with Additional Board Members and More Classes, Workshops, and Open Lab Time

Left to right: Mike Neal, Bruce Strickland, Maria Astaire, Carol Andrews, Mike Nicholson, Tony Pietrzykoski, with Larry Schweitzer in cameo

Linda Shannon-Hills With eighteen months under our belt, the SBR Technology Club begins the new year with additional board members. The club has moved from the original charter of five board members to seven (based on our bylaws). Our three new members are Bruce Strickland, Maria Astaire, and Mike Nicholson. Staying on the board is Larry…

SaddleBrooke Ranch Technology Club

Linda Shannon-Hills On Monday, August 12, the SaddleBrooke Ranch Technology Club held their inaugural membership meeting. It has been a very busy year for SBR TC. President Larry Schweitzer welcomed the members in attendance, then gave an overview of the accomplishments of the club this past year. Some of the highlights included the creation of…

SBR Technology Club continues to offer more

Linda Shannon-Hills April offered a new discussion group for members. On the second Monday of each month from 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. we will be having open discussions about a topic for the month. The facilitators and members of the club can suggest topics they would like to discuss for future meetings. If the…