Only Nationally Recognized
Computer Club in
San Bernardino County

Big Bear Computer Club Workshops & Events

Workshop Schedule

Workshops are scheduled from 1:15 pm to 3:15 pm on the 3rd Monday of the month starting in May and continuing through October at the Bear Valley Senior Center . The fee is $15.00 for each workshop. Email Yomar Cleary at ycleary • or call Yomar at 909 214-6990 to sign up for a workshop.


July 31st, 2017
Windows 10 Settings
How to find the Settings in Windows 10. Look at and set privacy settings. Learn how to change them. Look at update and security settings. Learn how to set Windows Update. Discuss Backup and recovery settings, including files, system image and system repair disc. Learn how to back up on a schedule.

August 21st, 2017
(This is a new standalone workshop topic) - Devices include smart phones, tablets, and computers. Keep your device clean of malware. Learn how to use best practices to avoid infections. Prevention is the key. Use anti-malware as a secondary line of defense. Download apps from known good sites. Back up your files so you can restore them if your device becomes compromised. Discuss security settings on your device. (There is probably more.)

September 18th, 2017
Settings on Your Mobile Devices
Devices covered include Smart Phones (iPhone and Android), Tablets (Android and Windows 10) and laptops (Windows 10 and macOS). Discuss what these different categories of devices mean. Learn how to turn the device on. Set it up out of the box. Basic device usage. Connect to wi-fi.

October 30th, 2017
Microsoft Publisher 2013
This "Publisher" workshop is especially helpful for folks that do newsletters. It completely creates a template, including headings, titles, small text boxes for sidebars, ads, etc. Learn what options it presents when working on computer projects that require more manipulating than Word or Excel offer. Again, it is really applicable to newsletters, ads, professional stationery set-ups, side bar ads for existing documents.