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  • 4th Wednesday of every month at 9:30 am - 11:15 am
  • Join the discussion on computer topics
  • bring your questions
  • meet at the Downtown Community Centre

IMPORTANT PARKING NOTE: There are important changes for parking at DCC
 1: If you are able, please park in the Duke & Ontario Street Garage (with the lime green circular ramp.)
     Bring your parking stub to the front desk to receive a free pass to get out of parking.
 2: Use one of the 40 parking spots in the DCC lot. To avoid getting a parking ticket:
      A: BE SURE to display your pink parking pass (available from the front desk.)
      B: BE SURE to park only in one of the spots shown in this Downloadable PDFmap

NOTE: You will need a Kitchener Group Card to participate.

Click here for information about the Kitchener Group Card.


Wednesday, November 27, 2019   9:30 am - 11:15 am


Downtown Community Centre


Bits & Bytes executive


Cutting the Cord. An open discussion.

Bring your ideas about how you have cut the cord or reduced your dependence on cable TV.
e.g. streaming services, using apps and the internet, satellite TV, etc.)


Kitchener Group Card

Please Note: In order to take part in any free activity at any City of Kitchener community centre, you will be required to have a Kitchener Group Card. A Kitchener Group Card can be purchased at any Kitchener community centre. Cost for those 55+ is $15.00.
If you have purchased a VIP card in the past year, you will receive a refund for the unused portion. This can be applied to the purchase of your Kitchener Group Card.
For more information on the Kitchener Group Card, ask office staff at any Kitchener community centre, or check the link below:



April 24, 2019
Brom Churchill
Robocalls and Internet Security


January 23, 2019
Steve Gibson
Computer Cleanup with Glary, CCleaner

April 24, 2019
Steve Gibson
Home WiFi

June 27, 2018
Lew Ford
Should you consider a smart phone

September 26, 2018
Steve Gibson
Epic Brlowser, VPN and Browsing security

April 25, 2018
Bill Thout
Video and Audio Communication

May 23, 2018
Brom Churchill
Travel Tips, Cruises, Insurance
NOTE: A large file so will take longer to download

January 24, 2018
Ron Baer
Google + group setup

March 1, 2018
Ron Baer
More Google Apps

November 22, 2017
Steve Gibson
Google Home

January 24, 2018
Bill Thout
Teamviewer notes
Ron Baer
Settings in Windows 10

October 25, 2017
Brian Bentley
Cut Internet Cost / Double speed

November 22, 2017
Brom Churchill
Protecting Privacy Online

May 24, 2017
Brian Bentley
Backup, Recovery and Security

June 27, 2017
Ron Baer
Using Google Drive / Sharing Files (Power Point format)
Using Google Drive / Sharing Files (PDF format)

January 25, 2016
Bill Thuot
Pointers on installing Windows 10

April 26, 2017
Brom Churchill
Using Google Maps

Ron Baer's slide show
Using Google Maps and Google Earth

February 26, 2014
Brian Bentley
So, You Have a New Wind 8 PC

June 24, 2015
Brian Bently
Notes and Info for Linux Porject Forum

November 27, 2013
Tom Shoniker
How To Sign Up For Google+

January 22, 2014
Brom Churchill
Identity Security on the Internet
Check your online reputation.

September 25, 2013
Elmer Starchuk
How to Us Extra POI Editor
GPS tips

October 23, 2013
Ken Hermanson
Stock Trading Software

January 23, 2013
Brian Bentley
Windows 8

May 22, 2013
Brian Bentley
Backing Up and Restoring Your Computer
Part 2

September 28, 2012
David Christensen
Lucid Puppy Linux 5.0

October 24
Notes and links for Computer Security presentation
Computer Security

May 23, 2012
Mobile Apps

June 27, 2012
Backing Up and Restoring Your Computer

October 26, 2011
Windows Movie Maker Update
Live Movie maker feature
highlighting editing movie clips

April 25, 2012
MS Word Tips

January 26, 2011
Pay As You Go Cell Phone - $25 a year
Easily Expand storage on your Rogers PVR
Hardware for any Backup situation

April 25, 2011
Genealogy On The Internet
Great Free Stuff on the Internet

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Ph: (519) 741-2501        Fax: (519) 741-2704

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