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A look at what's happening at some local computer groups.

By Times Staff Writer
Published June 21, 2004

A "Stump the Experts" roundtable will be featured at 7 p.m. today at the Hernando Computer Club meeting at the Hernando County Shrine Club, 13400 Montour St., Brooksville. For information and June classes schedule, visit or call 352 592-0070.

The Greater Tampa Bay PC User Group will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Hillsborough Community College Brandon campus, Building 605, Room BTEC 103. On July 6, Diana Jones, supervisor at the Hillsborough County Election Commission, will discuss the new touch screen voting machines. For information, call Al Miller at (813) 685-6622 or visit

The Pasco Suncoast User Group will meet at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Hudson Library, 8012 Library Road. For information, call (727) 862-6932 or (727) 847-5991.

A demonstration of iPhoto will be given at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the West Pasco Macintosh User Group at the Park Place Chalet, Gulf Drive and Charles Street, New Port Richey. For information, call (727) 849-5227 or visit

An eight-hour Adobe Photoshop Elements Beyond the Basics class will be offered by the Tampa Bay Computer Society starting Friday. Classes will be two hours each on four Fridays starting at 7 p.m. The fee is $40 for computer society members and $70 for nonmembers, though $30 of that goes toward a one-year membership. For registration or information, go to, e-mail or call 727 443-4433.

The Bay Area Macintosh User's Group will meet at 1 p.m. June 28 at the Clearwater East Library, 2251 Drew St. A Mac Basics Class will begin at 1 p.m. and a demonstration on making the Internet easier to use will be at 2 p.m. For information, call Russ Cromwell at 877 355-6845 or e-mail

The Suncoast Linux Users Group will meet at 7 p.m. June 28 at the St. Petersburg Public Library, 3745 Ninth Ave. N; at 8 p.m. July 1 at Barnes & Noble at Westfield Shoppingtown Brandon; and at 1 p.m. July 3 at the New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St. For information, check

The Hernando Computer Club is offering classes on a variety of topics, including hardware installation, Outlook Express and eBay. For information and a class schedule, visit or call 352 592-0070.

- Computer clubs and other organizations are welcome to submit items for the Postings column. Events should be free or have only nominal charges such as to cover the cost of a meal and must be open to the public. The deadline for submissions is today for next week's Personal Tech section. Items can be sent to

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