When this happens...
Google CalendarEvent Start
Then do this...
TwilioSend SMS

Keeping track of the events of a busy schedule can make your head spin. This Zapier integration is a great remedy for dizziness! When Google Calendar events start you get Twilio notifies you by SMS.

Note: For those of us who need some lead time, you can set the alert to trigger in advance of the event in the advanced options. You can message multiple recipients too.

How It Works

  1. A Google Calendar event starts
  2. Zapier Triggers Twilio to send an SMS text

What You Need

  • Google Calendar account
  • Twilio account

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When this happens...
then do this!
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Create Detailed Event

Create an event by defining each field.


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Quick Add Event

Create an event from a piece of text. Google parses the text for date, time, and description info.

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Triggers when an event is created.

Update Event

Updates an event. Only filled fields are updated.

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Google Calendar lets you organize your schedule and share events with co-workers and friends. With Google's free online calendar, it's easy to keep track of your daily schedule.

See Google Calendar Integrations