CLASSES, MAC HELP, IDEVICE HELP, AND MEETINGS


CMUG offers a number of monthly activities in an effort to fulfill its mission to help all people in our area become familiar with Macintosh computers, software and Apple iDevices (iPads and iPhones). Registration is required for classes, Mac Help, and iDevice Help, as space is limited. For the remainder of the year, class fees have been eliminated for members, but remain at $20 for non-members. Mac and iDevice Help, and the monthly meeting are also FREE to MEMBERS. All CMUG activities are held at Shepherd of the Hills Episcopal Church, 2540 Norvell Bryant Highway (Highway 486), in Lecanto, FL. Detailed directions can be found on the CMUG Venue page. The current month's schedule is shown below, as well as the yearly calendar of CMUG activities.

Join CMUG If you'd like to become a new member of the Citrus Macintosh Users Group, please fill out the ONLINE MEMBERSHIP FORM (or use the optional PDF download), and submit using the PayPal Option. Annual dues are $20 for an individual, $30 for a family, and $10 for a student. The membership period begins on January 1st each year and dues are prorated for persons joining after July 1st. If you must pay by check, it should be made out to CMUG and mailed to CMUG, P.O. Box 587, Lecanto, FL 34460. If you are already a member and have no changes in your Membership information, you may simply renew your CMUG membership by submitting a payment via PayPal.

November 2017 Schedule and Description of Activities
Date, Time and Activity Synopsis Points of Contact
Thursday, November 2,
1-5pm

iDevice Help

Add to Calendar 11/02/2017 01:00 PM 11/02/2017 05:00 PM America/New_York iDevice Help Shepherd of the Hills Episcopal Church MM/DD/YYYY
iPad and iPhone Instruction and Problem Help for iDevices Only. iDevice Help is FREE for club members, but of course, donations to the club are always welcome.

Registration is required. You must specify the area of interest to be covered in iDevice Help. The REASON you need to supply this information is so that the appropriate people can be present to help you and your wait time is decreased. Also, be sure to have your Apple ID and password.
Register with Bob Suplee.
Tuesday, November 7,
1-5pm

Mac Help

Add to Calendar 11/07/2017 01:00 PM 11/07/2017 05:00 PM America/New_York Mac Help Shepherd of the Hills Episcopal Church MM/DD/YYYY
Computer/Application Problem Help and Tune-ups for Macintosh Computers. Bring your Macintosh computer for tune-up, or for help with software problems. Make sure that you bring all the necessary hardware to run your computer. The mouse and cables are frequently forgotten. Also, be sure to have your Apple ID and password and information pertinent to your particular issue.

If you are brand new to the Mac, a Mac Help appointment can start you on a good footing.

Although FREE to CMUG members, Registration is required. You must specify the area of concern to be covered in the session and a time slot will be negotiated The REASON you need to supply this information is so that the appropriate people can be present to help you and time is optimized.
Register with Bill Dean.
Thursday, November 9,
1-5pm

Mac Help

Add to Calendar 11/09/2017 01:00 PM 11/09/2017 05:00 PM America/New_York Mac Help Shepherd of the Hills Episcopal Church MM/DD/YYYY
Computer/Application Problem Help and Tune-ups for Macintosh Computers. Bring your Macintosh computer for tune-up, or for help with software problems. Make sure that you bring all the necessary hardware to run your computer. The mouse and cables are frequently forgotten. Also, be sure to have your Apple ID and password and information pertinent to your particular issue.

If you are brand new to the Mac, a Mac Help appointment can start you on a good footing.

Although FREE to CMUG members, Registration is required. You must specify the area of concern to be covered in the session and a time slot will be negotiated. The REASON you need to supply this information is so that the appropriate people can be present to help you and time is optimized.
Register with Bill Dean.
Tuesday, November 14,
1-4pm

Using the iPhone Camera Class

Add to Calendar 11/14/2017 01:00 PM 11/14/2017 04:00 PM America/New_York Using the iPhone Camera Class Scheduled Shepherd of the Hills Episcopal Church MM/DD/YYYY
This Using the iPhone Camera Class is for iDevices only and will be taught by Sue Voegele. Focusing on the iPhone (pun intended), Sue will cover camera features, functions and control as well as ways of sharing images. Using flash and HDR functions will be discussed. Taking burst photos and panoramic photo methods will be considered. Various third party apps and accessories will be reviewed. Photography techniques Sue finds useful will round out the class. Come learn from an experienced photographer.

Registration is required. For the remainder of the year, class fees have been eliminated for members, but remain at $20 for any interested non-member. Sign up early as classes are limited to 25 and registration ends at midnight prior to class date.
Register online HERE.
Thursday, November 16,
1-4pm

iDevice Class

Add to Calendar 11/16/2017 01:00 PM 11/16/2017 04:00 PM America/New_York iDevice Class Shepherd of the Hills Episcopal Church MM/DD/YYYY
This iDevice Class is for new users of iDevices (iPads and iPhones). The class will be conducted by Bob Suplee and CMUG members proficient in iDevice use and helpers to enhance the learning experience. It is a "getting started with the basics" class but can also serve as a great refresher and means of staying up to date. Even folks considering the purchase of an iDevice can benefit by previewing what can be accomplished. The recent update to iOS11 brings some changes you might not know about. Bring your iPads and iPhones and your curiosity. A minimum of 5 participants is requested.

Registration is required. For the remainder of the year, class fees have been eliminated for members, but remain at $20 for any interested non-member. Sign up early as classes are limited to 25 and registration ends at midnight prior to class date.
Register with Bob Suplee.
Thursday, November 16,
6-9pm

Open Discussion of New OS & iOS Systems

Add to Calendar 11/16/2017 06:00 PM 11/16/2017 09:00 PM America/New_York Open Discussion of New OS & iOS Systems Class Scheduled Shepherd of the Hills Episcopal Church MM/DD/YYYY
This Open Discussion of New OS & iOS Systems is for both Macs and iDevices. In this session, new features and foibles of the Mac OS 10.13 (High Sierra) and the iDevice's iOS 11 will be explored. There are certainly some "different" things with the new systems as well as with the new iPhones. Come with your observations, questions, tips, tricks, praises and complaints. We'll explore everything that time allows. It should be FUN as well as educational. Bring your equipment and be prepared to participate.

Registration is required. For the remainder of the year, class fees have been eliminated for members, but remain at $20 for any interested non-member. Sign up early as classes are limited to 25 and registration ends at midnight prior to class date.
Register online HERE.
Friday, November 17,
6:30-9:00pm

CMUG General Membership Meeting

Add to Calendar 11/17/2017 06:30 PM 11/17/2017 09:00 PM America/New_York CMUG Meeting Shepherd of the Hills Episcopal Church MM/DD/YYYY
We have survived as an organization. Come hear about the plans for next year. There are going to be some changes. There will be a couple of demos which will be detailed in a subsequent email. Next month (December) will have Mac and iDevice Help sessions, but there will be no classes until next year.

The monthly meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. with an informal Question and Answer session, followed by a brief business session and the evening's program starting at 7:00 pm.
Contact Bill Dean with any questions.


CMUG CALENDAR OF ACTIVITIES

Like to plan ahead? Now you can. Our 2017 and 2018 Calendars for Classes, Mac Help, iDevice Help, and Meetings are available for your viewing.