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Reunions & Events



- June 4, 2017 for a Scottish Music Concert at the Wayside Inn, Sudbury MA, and dinner afterward at private home




The first PBS showing of Digital_Man/Digital_World was 21 Feb 2012 in Indianapolis - here is a link to the 57-minute video on their website to watch on your computer!


The DVD of Digital_Man/Digital_World is available from PBS; $24.95 plus ship.

Here is a link to shopPBS to purchase.



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  • Walter Menges, 76, Phoenix AZ, 15 Apr 2017

  • Bill Montero, 80, Colorado Springs, 3 Apr 2017

  • Bill Major, 74, Colorado Springs, 24 Mar 2017

  • Kay Larsen, Denmark and USA, 12 Mar 2017

  • Rick Faubert, 80, Wellesley MA, 28 Feb 2017

  • Carol Mountfort, 76, Alamosa CO, 31 Dec 2016

  • Carroll Wright, 68, New Braunfels TX, 18 Dec 2016

  • Dick Beaven, 80, of Sudbury, 13 Dec 2016

  • Fred Machado, 59, Colorado Springs, 12 Dec 2016


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