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All SAWS meetings are free and open to anyone (teens thru adult) with an interest in Adobe and, most especially, web design which is the main focus of the San Antonio Web Spinners. We meet the 1st Thursday of every month, unless otherwise noted.

You'll find the program topics of each meeting below. Throughout the year, we try to offer other learning series to further your knowledge.

All monthly meetings feature two program topics. The Long Program is 30-35 minutes in length. The Short Program is 15-20 minutes in length. On rare occasions, the topics may have to be substituted or adjusted due to unforeseen speaker circumstances.

Email us at sawebspinners@gmail.com if you have a topic that would be of interest to you and others that relates to our mission of "Designing Websites Through the Use of Dreamweaver and Other Adobe-related products"?


April 2, 2020 meeting programs:

Long Program: "Introduction to Dreamweaver". Kay Guenther, SAWS UG Assistant Manager, will give an introduction to Adobe Dreamweaver CC's interface. If you've never used this powerful app, Kay's presentation will help you get started.

Short Program: "Why do I need a doctype? What does it do?". Do you know what a doctype is? Did you know that all websites must have one? Glyn Barrows, AAMUG UG Manager, will answer all these and other questions. Doctypes may be the least understood declaration of a website to be compliant with HTML standards.

May 7, 2020 meeting programs:

Long Program: "Introduction to InDesign CC". Rob Davidson, SAWS UG Manager, will give an introduction to Adobe InDesign CC's interface. If you've never used this powerful app, Rob's presentation will help you get started.

Short Program: "Q&A Session" This time will be open for any questions you may have that pertains to a previously presented program or other web/Adobe-related question. Any question is important to ask and often is one that someone else may have. Email to sawebspinnersgroup@gmail.com.

June 4, 2020 meeting programs:

"Show and Tell AND Adobe Cloud 1 year Subscription Giveaway" This month you will have an opportunity to do about a 10-minute "dog & pony show" by providing a show and tell time to demonstrate something you've learned, created, or otherwise want to share with others. To volunteer, email sawebspinnersgroup@gmail.com. We give away 2 Adobe Cloud Subscriptions each year. The first one will be raffled at our June meeting. Qualifying is through a ticket system, whereby you earn tickets for such things as attendance, bringing in new members, participating through presentations, etc. Click here to download and view the ticket rules.

July 2, 2020 meeting programs:

Long Program: "Film Making" Rob Davidson, SAWS UG Manager, will give a presentation on Film Making. More details to follow.

Short Program: "Resources Available at Mammen Family Public Library (MFPL)" Bethanie Corder, Adult Programming & Outreach Manager, and will present a program on what the MFPL has to offer the public. This is the most resourceful library in the entire area.

August 6, 2020 meeting programs:

Long Program: "Introduction to Premier Pro". Joe Houde, co-leader of the Audio-Visual Adobe Sub-Group of AAMUG, will present an introduction to Adobe Premier Pro, taking us through the basics of the app. Joe is the owner of Houde Studio in Fredericksburg and is the lead graphic designer for Hill Country Visitor Magazine, a fully digital magazine.

Short Program: "Program Topic to be Scheduled". Details to follow when the program is scheduled. Do you have an idea or suggestion for a topic? Email to sawebspinnersgroup@gmail.com.

, 2020September 3, 2020 meeting programs:

Long Program: "Program Topic to be Scheduled". Details to follow when the program is scheduled. Do you have an idea or suggestion for a topic? Email to sawebspinnersgroup@gmail.com.

Short Program: "Program Topic to be Scheduled". Details to follow when the program is scheduled. Do you have an idea or suggestion for a topic? Email to sawebspinnersgroup@gmail.com.

October 1 meeting programs:

Long Program: "Program Topic to be Scheduled". Details to follow when the program is scheduled. Do you have an idea or suggestion for a topic? Email to sawebspinnersgroup@gmail.com.

Short Program: "Program Topic to be Scheduled". Details to follow when the program is scheduled. Do you have an idea or suggestion for a topic? Email to sawebspinnersgroup@gmail.com.

November 5, 2020 meeting programs:

Short Program: "Program Topic to be Scheduled". Details to follow when the program is scheduled. Do you have an idea or suggestion for a topic? Email to sawebspinnersgroup@gmail.com.

Short Program: "Q&A Session" This time will be open for any questions you may have that pertains to a previously presented program or other web/Adobe-related question. Any question is important to ask and often is one that someone else may have. Email to sawebspinnersgroup@gmail.com.

December 3, 2020 meeting programs:

"Show and Tell AND Adobe Cloud 1 year Subscription Giveaway" This month you will have an opportunity to do about a 10-minute "dog & pony show" by providing a show and tell time to demonstrate something you've learned, created, or otherwise want to share with others. To volunteer, email sawebspinnersgroup@gmail.com. We give away 2 Adobe Cloud Subscriptions each year. The first one will be raffled at our June meeting. Qualifying is through a ticket system, whereby you earn tickets for such things as attendance, bringing in new members, participating through presentations, etc. Click here to download and view the ticket rules.