MUG Center Updates Include Many New Events & MACWORLD SF Info

The MUG Center has updated itis Web site with all sorts of information on upcoming events. There are several special events coming around the country, and there is also some information on some of the many Mac User Group events will be happening at MACWORLD San Francisco. From The MUG Center:

The MUG Event Calendar has received several new postings about holiday events, including:

  • Lewiston Auburn Macintosh User Group - Annual Christmas Party and presentation by Wacom on December 5.
  • Washington Apple Pi - Winter Computer Show & Sale on December 8
  • Spartanburg Mac User Group - Special presentation by Sarah Woodbury from Corel and their Annual Holiday MacBlowout on December 10.
  • Hershey Apple Core - Semi-Annual "World Famous" Auction and Holiday Party on December 12.
  • MacNexus - Guest speaker Guy Kawasaki on December 18

MACWORLD SF UPDATE: Detailed coverage of Macintosh User Group Events at MACWORLD Expo is open, including information on:

  • User Group University - The one-day conference for Macintosh User Group leaders on the Apple Campus in Cupertino.
  • User Group Breakfasts - A Macworld Expo tradition for MUG leaders
  • The Western Region Macintosh User Group Booth - The Official MUG presence on the show floor
  • User Group Guides - MUG leaders and members volunteer to help attendees find what they are looking for.
  • Birds Of A Feather Conference - For all conference attendees; come to find out what Macintosh User Groups are all about.

Reminder: The expiration for the Macworld Expo user group discount is December 10. Register for 50% off an Exhibits-Only pass or 15% discount on all conference packages by using the user group code which has been e-mailed to leaders of Apple-recognized groups.

Veda Lewis has a new article in our Special Reports section about Phil Schilleris visit to the North Coast Macintosh User Group last week.

Trina Clickner and the crew at Palmtop Publishing send their holiday greetings to the MUG community and a gift: The Thanksgiving Survival Kit for your Palm-based PDA. It includes: Graces, Toasts, An interactive table place-setting guide, Turkey roasting tips, 7 basic, essential recipes. It isnit user group-oriented, but it was created on a Macintosh, Palmtopis machine of choice. Enjoy!

MacCentral has posted an article about The Los Angeles Final Cut Pro User Group hosting a special meeting featuring the Final Cut Pro Team. The event will be on December 4, and has been added to The MUG Event Calendar. (11/20)

The Coming Week On The MUG Event Calendar:

  • November 27 MUG Center Chat - World Without Borders Topic: Services Your MUG Can Offer
  • November 29 LatinMUG Chat with Amaya Gergoff - World Without Borders Topic: Lista de deseos como miembro de un MUG (A wish list as a MUG member)

You can find information on all of these events at the MUG Centeris Web site.