Rochester's Apple User Group
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Apple CIDER

What Is Apple CIDER?

Apple CIDER is Rochester, NY’s oldest and largest Apple User Group. Our main purpose is educational; we demonstrate, inform, and instruct in the use of Apple computing technology. Apple CIDER is over 35 years old with a dedicated staff of volunteers who maintain the organization and help run meetings. Whether you’ve been using a Mac for years or just bought your first MacBook or iPad just last week, come and expand the horizons of your Apple world. Meetings are held September to June on the 2nd Wednesday of the month, at East High School, 1801 East Main Street, between Culver and Ohio Streets. Q&A meetings are held the following Saturday, at the JCC, TechAge Lab 1, 1200 Edgewood Avenue.  Special meetings are held at different locations during the summer.

General Meeting: Wednesday, April 8, 2015 @ 7:00 PM

East High School, 1801 East Main St, at Culver

Saturday Q&A: April 11, 2015 @ 3:00 PM

A joint presentation of the Tech Age Adult Computer Learning Center and Apple CIDER Computer Users Group.
JCC TechAge Lab, 1200 Edgewood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14618

Board Meeting, April 15, 2015 @ 7:30

Irondequoit United Church of Christ, 644 Titus Ave, near Hudson

Membership Drive

We’re in a Membership Drive!  Bring a guest to the meeting, and if they join the club, you can get a 3 month extension to your membership!  See a board member for details.

Weather Warnings

In the event that the City School District in general or East High specifically is closed due to weather, the meeting is also cancelled.  Check with WHAM1180 or 13WHAM TV for school closings.

From our Blog

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via Apple Watch FAQ: Everything you need to know.

Apples radical 12-inch MacBook is the slimmest, lightest MacBook ever | Macworld

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via Apples radical 12-inch MacBook is the slimmest, lightest MacBook ever | Macworld.