The second monthly gathering held in the Community Room at the Santa Barbara County Genealogical Society (SBCGS) building was, again, remarkable despite competing with the 2nd GOP Debate on national television, attendance at this month’s meeting was an all-time-?. Sincere apologies to folks (including presenters) that arrived after 6:00 PM and encountered the driveway security gate which refused to open – we will strive to never let that happen again! Thanks to the Q & A session, one member reported after-the-fact being elated to learn from other SBAUGers that they had been operating on out-dated information their carrier-of-choice would not be able to accommodate a newer iPhone acquisition and is now poised to acquire something newer than their iPhone 4!! Check back to this post for details about this month’s … Continue reading
This evening’s event was the first held in the Community Room in the Santa Barbara County Genealogical Society (SBCGS). Despite the need to navigate around and through road construction on the 101/Castillo Street Underpass to reach the new venue, it was attended by approximately 17 individuals. Julian Dean was the key-presenter for this evening’s event and he led a focused Q & A session with attendees — most questions centered on Gmail and it was a very interesting round-table discussion. An additional high point was the raffle for two (2) $100 gift cards— … Continue reading
Much to our surprise – the management at Petrini’s Goleta pre-empted SBAUG’s pre-scheduled meeting for 15-July-2015 in preference for another group. SBAUG-ers that showed up were relegated to the front room where a half-hearted Q &A session was held.
Approximately 23 persons attended this month’s evening gathering and shared lots of laughs intermingled with an exchange of great Apple-based information. Noteworthy topics covered during the Q & A period included dis ‘n dat. The featured presentation led by President Kathy Gleason and Vice-President Harold Adams confirmed a rumor that one SBAUG member “returned” their Apple Watch after only … Continue reading
During their May meeting, it was with pleasure that members of this organization’s Executive Board unanimously approved the appointment of Betsy R. Cramer to serve as Secretary for the balance of the 2015-2016 term. Betsy stepped forward after learning of the recent plea from Past President Jim Tinsley asking SBAUG Members to consider … Continue reading
The SBAUG General Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, May 20th at Petrini’s Italian Restaurant in Goleta has been CANCELED. The restaurant is hosting a Tip-a-Cop event that evening for the Santa Barbara Region of Special Olympics Southern California [SOSC]. The restaurant’s management has extended an invitation to all SBAUG … Continue reading