The MUG “Event Calendar” this week starts to heat up, right along with the weather in parts of the Northern Hemisphere, during the first week of May.

Bob “Dr. Mac” LeVitus kicks off his annual Mid-Atlantic MUG Tour this week, with the first stop in Pennsylvania. Apple Systems Engineer Aaron Davis will deliver two MUG presentations, one in Virginia and one in Washington D.C. James Lee is on the list again, presenting to a Florida group, Dave Stillman and Peter Christensen of Strider Software will present TypeStyler to a California group, and representatives from Canon will visit a Texas group. There will also be home-grown presentations on the iPad, the Mac mini as media center, Google social apps, budget image editors for the Mac, Keynote, Screenflow, backing up and more.

“The MUG Event Calendar” can be found at “The MUG Center” (, an online resource for Mac User Groups, Mac User Groups are starting to officially celebrate the holiday season.

MUGs are good places for making new friends in the Mac community, imProving your computing skills, finding solutions to technical Problems, and perhaps locating a good deal on used hardware. For more info on MUGs, and to find the location of the one nearest you, go to
Apple’s MUG page (