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Welcome to MLMUG, Paoli, PA

Click here for Moe Comeau memory

Our April Meeting
April 12, 2014
Genealogy
Presented by Lisa Rysinger
From Scottish Rumor to Scottish Royalty?
Using Genetic Genealogy to Piece Together the Puzzle!


"I always thought I was 50% Italian, 25% German, and 25% Irish, but after I had my DNA tested, I quickly learned that there was much more to my ancestry than I originally thought. In 2012, I began my genetic journey and it took me to places I never imagined- Scotland, Russia, Greece and even Finland! I wanted to know more, so I began sharing genomes with some of my matches. Two years later, I have more than 1000 cousins on 23andMe and quite possibly a Scottish castle in my pedigree. Join me as I show you how to use the best features of 23andMe, FTDNA, and Ancestry to break through the brick walls that traditional genealogy research could not. With today's technology, a lot of persistence, and a little luck, you, too, may find your DNA taking you places that you never imagined! " - Lisa Rysinger




Our May Meeting
May 10, 2014
Dr. Mac Presents: This, That, and The Other - 2014 Edition
Presented by Bob LeVitus
Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus will visit us on his 2014 Mid-Atlantic Tour. Mr. LeVitus is considered one of the world's leading authorities on Mac OS X. He is a columnist for the Houston Chronicle and total Mac Geek. He has written over 60 books on Macs, iPhones, iPads, and more.
Some of the topic he'll cover include:

  • Products that are awesome
  • Things that are not awesome
  • Demos of cool stuff
  • Apps
  • Video of ???
  • Bad jokes
  • Puerile wordplay
  • And more...

There will be a free raffle. Visitors are welcome. Please join us for this exciting presentation on Saturday, May 10 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Conference Center at the Church of the Good Samaritan in Paoli, PA.

See you there!

Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus

Note

Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus will lead a workshop on Saturday, May 10, 2014 at G2 Computers in their Doylestown store from 3 to 5 pm. Check their website for directions: http://go2g2.com.




Bob LeVitus, often referred to as "Dr. Mac", has been considered one of the world's leading authorities on the Macintosh and Mac OS for over twenty-five years. A prolific author, LeVitus has written or co-written more than 65 popular computer books, with millions of copies sold worldwide more than a dozen languages. His recent titles include: iPad For Dummies, iPhone For Dummies, Mac OS X Mountain Lion For Dummies, and Microsoft Office 2011 For Mac For Dummies, all for Wiley Publishing.

LeVitus has been the Apple technology columnist for the Houston Chronicle, penning the Dr. Mac column on Tuesdays in print and Wednesdays on the Web. He also writes regularly for the Mac Observer and other publications. His hobbies include playing guitar with the infamous Macworld All-Star Band, engineering audio recordings (mostly of classic rock songs), and budget filmmaking.

LeVitus also has a Macintosh computing consultancy that offers expert technical help, training, and pre-purchase advice to Mac users via phone, e-mail, and/or Internet-enabled remote control software.

For the latest information on Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus or the services he offers, please visit http://www.boblevitus.com





Look-ahead to Future Meetings :

The MLMUG Annual Picnic


Date Topic Presenter
June 14, 2014 Annual MLMUG Picnic-in-the-Park All members
July 12, 2014 MLMUG University Member Presentations
August 2014 No meeting
Sept 13, 2014 Universal and Personal Medium — Music John Krause
Oct 11, 2014 Security Joe Myshko
Nov 8, 2014 Apple News Steve Zalot - Apple
Dec 13, 2014 Potluck Brunch, Flea Market & Elections







Longtime MLMUG member "Moe" Comeau is missed.
Moe was in the group that started MLMUG in 1989 and served in many capacities including Past President, Recording Secretary, Webmaster, Raffle runner, Vendor Liaison, photographer, picnic chef, muffin baker and Curmudgeon. Moe was always willing to pitch in and will be missed by all in MLMUG.

October 24, 1947 - January 25, 2014

View Obituary
View Apple User Groups article

See Maria's photo memory book v2 pdf (3.8 MB)



THANK YOU, STEVE!
Without you,
MLMUG would not exist.

View Sally Bazrod's In Memorial

View Moe Comeau's Tribute to Steve




MLMUG meets on 2nd Saturdays of each month from 9 am - noon, in Paoli, PA.
The meeting agenda is here.
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What is here, at MLMUG.org:

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  • Check out this link to MLMUG's own Poster Girl.
    Past President Maria as a 4-year-old March of Dimes Poster Child! Enjoy!
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Meeting Particulars
MLMUG meets on 2nd Saturdays of each month from 9 am - noon, in Paoli, PA.
Map and directions to our meeting location are posted here.
Nominal Agenda is at: MLMUG Agenda
Membership specifics are at: MLMUG Membership




New Users—Lite, AKA Startup Folder Lite (SFL) meets at Hershey's Mill on fourth Saturdays, at 10:00 am, unless announced otherwise. Click here for directions.

Philly Mac Programming Group
John Ashmead and Deivy Petrescu chair the Macintosh Programming SIG, on first Saturdays, at 10:30 am (except January and July), unless announced otherwise. Contact them for venue information.



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