End of Year Christmas Function
Members and Partners are invited to attend the end of year Christmas function to be held at the Learning Centre, 200 Matai Road on Wednesday 12th December from 4:00pm to 6:30 pm. Please RSVP to Teresa on 021 169 6256 if you are able to attend. There is no charge but there will be “door prizes”.
Cleaner for the Learning Centre
If you are interested in the paying job of cleaning the Learning Centre starting in the New Year, please call Teresa (04) 298 3132 or (021) 152 8404 for details.
Courses & Workshops for the remainder of Term 4
Open Days are planned for Thursday 27th and Saturday 29th September from 10.00am to 2.00 pm at the Learning Centre (200 Matai Rd, Raumati Beach). This is an excellent opportunity for you to suggest to your friends that they come along to find out about our computer training courses and workshops.
There will also be a promotion day at Coastlands on Tuesday 25th September – why not drop by and say hello.
Changes to the Executive Committee
Following the Annual General Meeting, there were a couple of changes to the Committee. Continue reading
I was reading an article in a consumer magazine about how to protect your privacy when using Facebook and the author had added a sidebar about an anti-tracking product (Privacy Badger) that he recommended. From there I found the Privacy Badger reviews online and decided to give it a go. Privacy Badger is a free browser extension for Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, and Firefox for Android created by the Electronic Frontier Foundation.
When asked to give a demonstration of the product at a recent Question & Answer (Q&A) session, I took a longer look at anti-tracking extensions and decided the presentation should be a comparison between two of the available products. Continue reading
New Term Courses and Workshops
The new term’s programme is now underway and this is a good time to consider how you can upgrade your computer skills. Term 3 Courses can be found by clicking here and Workshops here
Contact Elaine Ph 021 169 6256 or email her at SNKBookings@gmail.com to enrol.
Annual General Meeting
Twenty-eight members attended the AGM on 18 July at the Learning Centre.
The Guest speaker was David Robertson who gave a very interesting talk about the work of the Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB).
AGM: Election of Executive Committee for 2018-19
The following Members were elected; Continue reading
This year’s AGM will be held at the Learning Centre on Wednesday 18th July at 1.30pm. All members are welcome – please put it in your diary. The Guest Speaker is David Robertson from the Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) and refreshments will be served afterwards.
Nominations for the Executive.
If you know of someone you think would be a productive member of the Executive for this coming year then click here for our online Nomination Form Continue reading