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Past Meetings (most recent first):
 
Jun 24, 2017 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: Some short videos
Speaker: Sid Bratkovich
May 27, 2017 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Speaker: Sid Bratkovich
Apr 29, 2017 - Schaumburg Township District Library
This month's meeting is back at the regular location.
Club business will include the annual election of officers.

Video: none
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Mar 25, 2017 - Schaumburg Library Hanover Park Branch
This month's meeting is at a different location.
Video: none
Speaker: Ben Weaver
Mar 04, 2017 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Not a last Saturday!
The February meeting had to be rescheduled for the first Saturday in March due to room unavailability.

Video: none
Speaker: John Donahue
Jan 28, 2017 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: none
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jan 14, 2017 - Wildwood Tavern: 6480 West Touhy, Niles, Illinois
Not a last Saturday! Meeting begins at 10:00 am.
This is our annual holiday meeting and election of officers.
(R.S.V.P. required.)
If you haven't already, please contact Ben NOW. See email instructions below.

Speaker: Sid Bratkovich
Nov 26, 2016 - Meeting canceled!
There is no November meeting this year.
Speaker: None
Oct 29, 2016 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Sep 24, 2016 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Aug 27, 2016 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jul 30, 2016 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Sid Bratkovich
Jun 25, 2016 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Sid Bratkovich
May 28, 2016 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Apr 30, 2016 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Mar 26, 2016 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Feb 27, 2016 - Schaumburg Library Hanover Park Branch
New location in Hanover Park!
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jan 30, 2016 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Dec 19, 2015 - The Parthenon: 314 S. Halsted St., Chicago
Not a last Saturday! Meeting begins at 10:30 am.
This is our annual holiday meeting and election of officers.
(R.S.V.P. required.)
If you haven't already, please contact Ben NOW. See email instructions below.

Speaker: Sid Bratkovich
Nov 28, 2015 - Meeting canceled!
Some of us are stopping for a post-NON-meeting lunch.
Video: none
Speaker: None
Oct 31, 2015 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Sep 26, 2015 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Aug 29, 2015 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 11:30 am.
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jul 25, 2015 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jun 27, 2015 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
May 30, 2015 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Apr 25, 2015 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Neal Sosnowski
Mar 28, 2015 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Feb 21, 2015 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Not a last Saturday! Meeting begins at 1:30 pm.
Video: yes
Speaker: John Donahue and Sid Bratkovich
Jan 31, 2015 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Dec 20, 2014 - The Parthenon: 314 S. Halsted St., Chicago
Not a last Saturday! Meeting begins at 11:00 am.
This is our annual holiday meeting and election of officers.
(R.S.V.P. required.)
If you haven't already, please contact Ben NOW. See email instructions below.

Speaker: Sid Bratkovich
Nov 22, 2014 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Not the last Saturday!
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Oct 25, 2014 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Sep 27, 2014 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Aug 30, 2014 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jul 26, 2014 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jun 28, 2014 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
May 24, 2014 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Not the last Saturday!
Video: yes
Apr 26, 2014 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Mar 29, 2014 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Feb 22, 2014 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 a.m.
Meeting ends at 12:45 p.m.: Short meeting.

Video: none
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jan 25, 2014 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Sid Bratkovich
Dec 21, 2013 - The Parthenon: 314 S. Halsted St., Chicago
Not a last Saturday! Meeting begins at 10:30 am.
This is our annual holiday meeting and election of officers.
(R.S.V.P. required.)

Speaker: Sid Bratkovich
Nov 30, 2013 - Meeting canceled!
Speaker: None
Oct 26, 2013 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Sep 28, 2013 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Aug 24, 2013 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Not the last Saturday!
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jul 27, 2013 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jun 29, 2013 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
May 25, 2013 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Apr 27, 2013 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Mar 30, 2013 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Feb 24, 2013 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Different day: SUNDAY!!
Different time: 12 noon!!

Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jan 26, 2013 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Dec 22, 2012 - The Parthenon: 314 S. Halsted St., Chicago
Not a last Saturday! Meeting begins at 10:00 am.
This is our annual holiday meeting and election of officers.
(R.S.V.P. required.)

Speaker: To be determined
Nov , 2012 -
We will not be meeting this November!
Speaker: none
 
Oct 27, 2012 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Sep 29, 2012 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Aug 25, 2012 - Schaumburg Township District Library
The meeting Saturday occurs earlier in the month than usual!
Video: yes
Speaker: Alan Berger heads a Panel
Jul 28, 2012 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 a.m.
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jun 30, 2012 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 a.m.
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
May 26, 2012 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 a.m.
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Apr 28, 2012 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 a.m.
Video: yes
Mar 31, 2012 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 a.m.
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Feb 25, 2012 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 a.m.
Meeting ends at 11:30 a.m.: Very short meeting.

Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jan 28, 2012 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 a.m.
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Dec 10, 2011 - The Parthenon: 314 S. Halsted St., Chicago
Not nearly a last Saturday! Meeting begins at 11:00 am.
This is our annual holiday meeting and election of officers.
(R.S.V.P. required.)

Speaker: Clyde Forrester
Nov 19, 2011 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Not a last Saturday!
Meeting begins at 10:00 am.

Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Oct 29, 2011 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 am.
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Sep 24, 2011 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 am.
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Aug 27, 2011 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 am.
Video: none
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jul 30, 2011 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 am.
Video: yes
Speaker: Ward Christensen, Sid Bratkovich and Neal Sosnowski
Jun 25, 2011 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 am.
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
May 28, 2011 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 am.
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Apr 23, 2011 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Not a last Saturday! Meeting runs 10 am - 1 pm.
Video: None
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Mar 26, 2011 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 am.
Video: Unnamed, but exciting.
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Feb 26, 2011 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 am.
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jan 29, 2011 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 am.
Video: yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Dec 18, 2010 - The Parthenon: 314 S. Halsted St., Chicago
Note: Date changed from 12/11 to 12/18!.
Not a last Saturday! Meeting begins at 11:00 am. This is our annual holiday meeting and election of officers.
(R.S.V.P. required.)

Speaker: TBA
Nov 27, 2010 - Meeting canceled!
Speaker: None
Oct 23, 2010 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Not a last Saturday! Meeting begins at 10:00 am.
Video: Yes
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Sep 25, 2010 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting runs 10:00 am til 12:30 pm.
Video: NONE (short meeting).
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Aug 28, 2010 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 am.
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jul 31, 2010 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 am.
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jun 26, 2010 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Sorry, South-siders!
Meeting begins at 10:00 am.

Speaker: David Jewell
May 29, 2010 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 am.
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Apr 24, 2010 - Bucktown-Wicker Park Chicago Public Library
New location!
Speaker: Conrad Weisert
Mar 27, 2010 - Schaumburg Township District Library
Meeting begins at 10:00 am.
Speaker: Ward Christensen
Feb 27, 2010 - Elk Grove Village Bank
Sorry, South-siders!
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jan 30, 2010 - Schaumburg Township District Library
New location! Meeting begins at 10:00 am.
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Dec 19, 2009 - Toscana (Restaurant): 4907 Oakton St, Skokie
Not a last Saturday! Meeting begins at 10:00 am. This is our annual holiday meeting and election of officers.
(R.S.V.P. required.)

Speaker: TBA
Nov 21, 2009 - Elk Grove Village Bank
Not a last Saturday!
New location!

Speaker: Ben or Mike
Oct 31, 2009 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: John Donahue
Sep 26, 2009 - Elk Grove Village Bank
NEW LOCATION!
Video: Fifth in the Discovery series (science).
Speaker: Sidney Bratkovich
Aug 29, 2009 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Clyde Forrester
Jul 25, 2009 - Wilmette Public Library
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Jun 27, 2009 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Ben or Mike
May 30, 2009 - Wilmette Public Library
Speaker: Panel: Hugo Hsiung and Ben Weaver
Apr 25, 2009 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Mike Warot
Mar 28, 2009 - Wilmette Public Library
Speaker: Panel: Roy Lipscomb, Lee Ruttenberg and ?
Feb 28, 2009 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Charlie Dobey
Jan 17, 2009 - Wilmette Public Library
NOT A LAST SATURDAY!
Speaker: Sidney Bratkovich
Dec 20, 2008 - Reza's (north): 5255 N. Clark, Chicago
Not a last Saturday! Meeting begins at 10:00 am. This is our annual holiday meeting and election of officers.
(R.S.V.P. required.)

Speaker: XMAS GALA - John Chapman
Nov 29, 2008 - Wilmette Public Library
Speaker: Panel: Ben W., Sid B., Neal S.
Oct 25, 2008 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Ben or Mike
Sep 27, 2008 - Wilmette Public Library
Speaker: Bennett Weaver
Aug 30, 2008 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: TBA
Jul 26, 2008 - Wilmette Public Library
Speaker: TBA
Jun 28, 2008 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Random Access
May 24, 2008 - Wilmette Public Library
NOT A LAST SATURDAY!
Speaker: Marilyn Justman
Apr 26, 2008 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: TBA
Mar 22, 2008 - Wilmette Public Library
NOT A LAST SATURDAY!
Speaker: Ward Christensen
Feb 23, 2008 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Charlie Dobey
Jan 12, 2008 - Wilmette Public Library
NOT A LAST SATURDAY!
Speaker: Howard Fosdick
Dec 15, 2007 - Kabul House, 3320 W. Dempster St, Skokie, IL
Not a last Saturday! Meeting begins at 11:00 am. This is our annual holiday meeting and election of officers.
Speaker: None
Nov 24, 2007 - Wilmette Public Library
Speaker: Ward Christensen
Oct 27, 2007 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: RANDOM ACCESS
Sep 29, 2007 - Wilmette Public Library
Video: The History of One
Speaker: Sid Bratkovich
Aug 25, 2007 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Charlie Dobey
Jul 28, 2007 - Wilmette Public Library
Video: Sid's description: It will include one of the best demonstrations of programming that you will ever see. And, no, I am not exaggerating. If you thought you understood programming you really need to see this segment.  
Speaker: Sid Bratkovich
Jun 30, 2007 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Video: Spying on the Home Front -- a Frontline episode
Speaker: Alan Sobel
May 19, 2007 - Wilmette Public Library
Not a last Saturday!
Speaker: TBA
Apr 28, 2007 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: John Chapman
Mar 17, 2007 - Wilmette Public Library
DATE CHANGED...AND...Not a last Saturday!
Speaker: John Wilhelmi
Feb 24, 2007 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Marilyn Justman and Chuck Goldstein
Jan 13, 2007 - Wilmette Public Library
Not a last Saturday!
Speaker: Random Access
Dec 16, 2006 - Wilmette Public Library
Not a last Saturday! Meeting begins at 9:00 am. This is also our annual holiday lunch and election of officers.
Speaker: John Chapman (Cooperative Processes)
Nov 18, 2006 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Special November Meeting
Speaker: Ward, Ben and Sid
Oct 28, 2006 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Marilyn, Clyde, Chuck, Lee, Alan M.
Sep 30, 2006 - Wilmette Public Library
YOM KIPPUR STARTS AFTERWARDS!
Speaker: Howard Fosdick, Pres FCI
Aug 26, 2006 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Clyde Forester and Chuck Goldstein
Jul 22, 2006 - Wilmette Public Library
Not a last Saturday!
Speaker: --
Jun 24, 2006 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Alan Sobel
May 20, 2006 - Wilmette Public Library
Not a last Saturday!
Speaker: Andrew Arbetter
Apr 29, 2006 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Bob Fruit, Six Sigma Black Belt Holder
Mar 18, 2006 - Wilmette Public Library
Not a last Saturday!
Speaker: Dave Knutson, Deputy Laboratory Director, Chicago Regional Computer Forensics Laboratory
Feb 25, 2006 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Alan Millman
Jan 21, 2006 - Wilmette Public Library
Not a last Saturday!
Speaker: Sid Bratkovich
Dec 17, 2005 - Wilmette Public Library
Special Holiday Meeting (Lunch will be served AT THE LIBRARY).
Nov 26, 2005 - On your PC
Time: 10:00 am
Speaker: APCU Members
Oct 29, 2005 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Alan Sobel
Sep 24, 2005 - Wilmette Public Library
Speaker: Clyde Forrester
Aug 27, 2005 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Topic may change (check again later).
Speaker: Everyone present
Jul 30, 2005 - Wilmette Public Library
Speaker: Allan Wolff
Jun 25, 2005 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Ben or Mike
May 28, 2005 - Wilmette Public Library
Special TIME. After LUNCH at CJ Arthur's at noon, meeting begins at 1:00 pm.
Speaker: Conrad Weisert
Apr 30, 2005 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: John Donahue and Bennett Weaver
Mar 26, 2005 - Wilmette Public Library
Special TIME. After LUNCH at CJ Arthur's at noon, meeting begins at 1:00 pm.
Speaker: Mike Warot
Feb 26, 2005 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Sid Bratkovich
Jan 29, 2005 - Wilmette Public Library
Speaker: Prof. Joe Hummel, Lake Forest College
Dec 18, 2004 - Rosal's Restaurant
Not a last Saturday! Meeting begins at 10:00 am. This is also our annual meeting and election of officers.
Speaker: John Donahue
Nov 27, 2004 - Wilmette Public Library
Special November Meeting
Video: Laura Chappel on Network tricks and tips
Speaker: Sid Bratkovich
Oct 30, 2004 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Video: Photoshop (4 x 15-min "teaches")
Speaker: Mike Warot and Chuck Goldstein
Sep 18, 2004 - Wilmette Public Library
NOT a LAST Saturday
Speaker: Harv Millman
Aug 28, 2004 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Alan Millman
Jul 24, 2004 - Wilmette Public Library
Speaker: Prof. Carol Davids, IIT-Rice
Jun 26, 2004 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Alan Sobel
May 29, 2004 - Wilmette Public Library
Speaker: Sid Bratkovich
Apr 24, 2004 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Speaker: Justine Gotshall and Jamie Rubin, lawyers at Wildman Harrold Allen & Dixon LLP, specializing in privacy, spam laws and related issues
Mar 20, 2004 - Wilmette Public Library
This meeting will end at 12 noon promptly!
Speaker: Marilyn Justman
Feb 28, 2004 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
Roy will share his research (and, most likely, his enlightened opinions on developments in the electronic voting machine area.
Speaker: Roy Lipscomb
Jan 31, 2004 - HARPER COLLEGE <--  See SEE DETAILS
Speaker: Bratkovich & The Gang
Dec 13, 2003 - U of C Bio Learning Center (BSLC)
NOT a LAST Saturday - Special Time: 11:00 am (Lunch will be at another location following.)
Speaker: John Chapman

 


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Hours: Instructional videos from a variety of sources often open the meeting at 10:00 am. Random Access, an open exchange of questions, answers, and opinions follow. After business and break, formal program starts at about 11:00 am and continues until lunch. Discussions traditionally continue at a congenial eatery.

Locations: See the list of meetings on this page for meeting locations. Click the location name for a map.

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