"No one knows everything about computers, but we all know something that we can share with others"

TAPCUG membership is open to any interested individual or family, and an application can be printed out
by downloading the form on the - Club Information Page

Interested individuals may attend a meeting of TAPCUG as a guest to check out the Club and then join right there.

Monthly General Meeting
Second Saturday
of each month - 9:30 AM

Lakewood Community Center
Saturday - October 8th  -  9:30 AM
Demonstration This Month :
On-line Shopping Tips
Demonstrator :
Rosalie Westerberg
Raffle will follow the General Meeting

Where are the Meetings Held?  -  Go Here

TAPCUG publishes a newsletter each month titled  Data Line.

Our Newsletter publication editor is Maggie Smith, and the Newsletter contains important information about our organization.
It also includes many important hints and suggestions to help you with computer problems, and much more.

You can view a current copy of the Data Line here on the site by clicking the Newsletter link on the Menu above.
We also make the newsletter available in PDF Format, which you will find an abbreviated copy on the Newsletter page.
You can also download the latest monthly PDF version on the Newsletter page off the menu above.

Use the club Calendar button to check the dates and times of our meetings, to include all SIG's (Special Interest Groups),
and the TAPCUG Monthly General Meeting and some of our local sister clubs.

The Links button has links to informational sites, and sites of programs that we have had presentations on at our monthly meetings.
And if you have a site you think the Club Members would like, be sure to submit the link and a short description to the Webmaster.

Scheduled Meetings

  • General Meeting

    2nd Sat Each Month

    TAPCUG Monthly
    General Meeting

    Second Saturday 9:30am

  • Open Lab

    Every Friday
    TAPCUG Weekly
    Open Lab Meetings

    Every Friday, 10:00am
  • New Users SIG

    Second Thursday
    TAPCUG New Users
    Monthly SIG Meeting

    Paul Braget 3:00pm
  • Flight Simulator SIG

    Last Tuesday

    TAPCUG Flight Simulator
    Monthly SIG Meeting

    Curtis Porée, Last Tuesday
  • Linux SIG

    Third Tuesday

    TAPCUG Monthly
    LINUX SIG Meeting

    Joel Carlson, Third Tuesday

  • Beginning OS SIG

    Last Tuesday

    TAPCUG Monthly
    Beginning OS SIG Meeting

    John Wickliffe, Last Tuesday
  • Northwest Apple Pickers
    General Meeting

    Second Sunday
    Northwest Apple Pickers
    Monthly General Meeting

    Second Sunday 3:00pm
  • Olympia Microcomputer
    General Meeting

    Second Thursday
    Olympia Microcomputer
    Monthly General Meeting
    Second Thursday 7:00pm

TAPCUG is a proud member of APCUG
(Association of Personal Computer Users Group)

Awards for members for 2015

From APCUG: Award for Volunteer of the Year and Newsletter Area participation for all the hats that Maggie Smith has and wears over the Years of Service, she has been a member of the club now for 18 years.

Maggies' HATS

1. Dataline Newsletter Editor
2. Membership Data Base keeper
3. Board of Directors
4. Open Lab Instructor
5. Home Visits to members for help with computer problems.
6. And several other hats that she helps with when things are needed doing.

Pictured are left to right:
Rosalie Westerberg Secretary, Meggie Smith Editor, Paul Braget, Club President.

From APCUG: Award for participation in the APCUG Web Site Contest for 2015.

Dave 'SNUFFY' Smith is the webmaster of the TAPCUG web site.

Pictured are left to right:
Rosalie Westerberg Secretary, Dave 'Snuffy' Smith Webmaster, Paul Braget, President.

 TAPCUG Web Site has been awarded the awards you see above from APCUG
for 3rd. Place Medium size Groups. 2004 & 2005, We are Proud to accept these Awards on behalf of all the
Members of TAPCUG, who make our club what it is today.

 Map to TAPCUG Meeting Location in Lakewood Washington:

Tacoma Area PC Users Group Mailing Address:
PO Box 99824
Lakewood, WA 98496