Bits and Bytes Computer Club



Held the 3rd Wednesday of each month except July and August.
Learn about various topics, including computer upgrades, software demonstrations, internet seminars, what's new in technology and more.
A valid Kitchener Group Card is required to attend in person meetings. Kitchener Group Cards are now on sale by phone or in person at any Kitchener Community Centre. They are good for unlimited visits for groups at any City of Kitchener Community Centre.


TIME Wednesday, November 23, 2022   9:30 am - 11:30 am
PLACE Kitchener Public Library
*See note below regarding parking options
SPEAKER Library staff
TOPIC After many months of virtual presentations, we are very excited to invite you to an in person event! We have been able to arrange a visit and exclusive tour of the Kitchener Public Library for our members. We will have a guided tour and be able to experience some of the new technology that is available at the KPL.

Look for more detailed information coming to the website and in the member email that will be sent out on Sunday November 20.

*PARKING FOR KPL MEETING: There will be 2 options:

Option 1. While attending the November 23rd Speaker meeting at KPL, attendees can park at the Downtown Community Center by displaying their valid pink parking pass, then walk 3 blocks to the KPL branch on Queen Street.
We recommend that you have your car parked by 9 am to be at KPL in time for the presentation.
NOTE: You MUST pick up a pink parking pass and display it on your vehicle to avoid getting a ticket. The pink passes can be obtained from front desk staff at the Downtown Community Centre.

Option 2. You can park at the Centre in the Square parking lot next to the library (enter from Ahrens Street East) Cost is $2.40 per hour.

Do you have topics you'd like discussed or questions you'd like answered at a future meeting?
E-mail questions to:

Listed below are notes and presentations as provided to our club by guest speakers.

2022 Presentation Notes

Saba Oji, September 22:
Smart Waterloo Region Innovation Lab Projects and Smart Waterloo Region Innovation Lab Website

Dr. Josephine McMurray, May 18:
Long Term Care Research

Andy Donald, April 12:
Medication Overuse


2021 Presentations Notes

Ron Baer, November 17:
Google Office Apps

Detective Constable Dan Cimermancic, October 20:
Fraud and Scam Prevention

Cat Coode, September 15:
Privacy Check List and Fraud and Scam Terminology

Nicole Amaral, May 19:
Setup and Support to Customize MyKitchener Website

Susan Watt, April 21:
Facebook - Fact and Fiction

Dr. Kelly Grindrod, February 17:
COVID 19 Vaccines and Related Information

Peter Rasberry, January 20:
Nature Photography