[amsat-dc] Re: On Planning AMSAT-DC Meeting 2008
Rick Hambly (W2GPS)
w2gps at cnssys.com
Thu Nov 29 19:43:20 PST 2007
I really like the HEM venue. Let's do that again.
From: amsat-dc-bounces at amsat.org [mailto:amsat-dc-bounces at amsat.org] On
Behalf Of Pat Kilroy
Sent: Thursday, November 29, 2007 10:39 AM
To: amsat-dc at amsat.org
Subject: [amsat-dc] On Planning AMSAT-DC Meeting 2008
FOR OUR NEXT LOCAL MEETING, I've begun to
give it some thought, especially since Easter
and Passover come early this year -- so we
need to likewise plan earlier than normal in
order to schedule it well before those dates.
For the venue, I was hoping to use the same
Pioneer Hall at the HEM as last year. I must
check with the manager there soon. (So far
they have seemed content with our modest $50
If you have any other nice venues in mind (for
free or no more than $50, and a reasonable
guarantee against being bumped) then I am all
Checking the new calendar, the date I am
looking at now is either Saturday, March 8 or
March 15, 2008.
An earlier start time? Maybe 10 A.M. instead
of 11? (How to we deal better with lunch?)
A change in format? Or an added feature?
Any ideas or preferences on our meeting?
Please call now.
in need of a number of updates.
P.S. I am sorry I missed you all at Pittsburgh
last month. With three teenagers, I have been
up to my ears in family activities. It paid
off -- EACH one of my daughters became a
national champion in each of their extra-
curricular fields this month!
Patrick L. Kilroy WK
Integration & Test (I&T) 301-286-1984 Voice
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 301-286-1673 Fax
Building 5, Mail Code 568 Patrick.L.Kilroy at nasa.gov
Greenbelt, Maryland 20771 http://lro.gsfc.nasa.gov/
"The conquest of air and space, the pursuit of scientific
discovery in space, is the toughest business in the world."
- Mike Griffin, NASA Administrator, November 19, 2007
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