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  1. Welcome to the new boards! Details here!

Calgary New Users Check-In Here

Discussion in 'Canada Discussion Boards' started by PreludeRM, Jan 27, 2006.

  1. Darth_Haggis

    Darth_Haggis Jedi Master star 4

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    Mar 21, 2002
    I'm not an authority on the subject, but I think PreludeRM will likely say "come out to the next meeting (there are details in the other thread) and introduce yourself."
     
  2. Neorob

    Neorob Jedi Youngling

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    Sep 2, 2013
    Thanks for the info. I was planning to come out to the next meeting unless someone specifically told me not to. This does not seem like that kind of a group however.
     
  3. PreludeRM

    PreludeRM FanForce CR, & Fanforce Council Calgary, Alberta star 4

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    Hey NeoRob.

    Defiantly come out to the September meeting. We are a pretty easy going group. Just make sure to bring your love of Star Wars. :)
     
  4. Neorob

    Neorob Jedi Youngling

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    For sure, kinda hard for me to go anywhere without that. I look forward to meeting everyone.
     
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  5. Darth_Henning

    Darth_Henning Jedi Master star 4

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    Just noticed this section of the forums. Will try to pay more attention to it now.
     
  6. TD 47163

    TD 47163 Jedi Youngling

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    Hello, Dave Graham here from Calgary. Checking in as instructed. Thanks for the invite. Hope to meet all of you in the future.
     
  7. PreludeRM

    PreludeRM FanForce CR, & Fanforce Council Calgary, Alberta star 4

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    Glad to see you Dave.
     
  8. JoelPeterson

    JoelPeterson Jedi Youngling

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    My name is Joel and I have been a Star Wars fan since viewing the original trilogy when I was about five years old. Now that there is hype about new films, I recently sat down with my four year old daughter and watched all six films. She then wanted an R2-D2 toy of course which I went out and bought for her.

    It's a bit of a rough time right now. The industry I work in is in turmoil and I have been recently laid off. So in between looking frantically for a new job while I study for a couple of IT certifications, I have dived into Star Wars. It has always been a form of escapism for me in darker times, so I'm looking to connect with people who love the series as well. I am not an expert on it; I have read a few books and things over the years and am currently watching Rebels and Clones, but my Star Wars knowledge is not exhaustive. Just looking forward to what is next, and hopefully meet some people who I can go see the new film among when it comes out, on day one!
     
  9. MaraDaniels

    MaraDaniels Jedi Knight

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    Sep 6, 2012
    Hi! I'm Mara and I'm an alcoholic. Wait, wrong forum ;)

    Star Wars is...well, it's my home. Some of my favourite times have been at Celebration and some of my greatest friends were made through...well, actually, through the JC forums ages ago! I left the forums (real life happened and I had so much to do for a while) and lost my old logins. Probably my favourite thing about Star Wars is, and always will be, the pilots! I got into the EU reading Mike Stackpole and Aaron Allston (RIP :( ) and to this day the x-wing series is my favourite.

    Anyway, I'm moving back to Calgary in a few days and I'd love to meet other Star Wars fans there!

    Yub yub and MTFBY! :)
     
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  10. PreludeRM

    PreludeRM FanForce CR, & Fanforce Council Calgary, Alberta star 4

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    Mara, glad to see some others still use the forums. Great to hear your moving to Calgary as we are the only surviving Fan Force still going strong in Canada. Love to see you out at our monthly meeting when you arrive.

    Ryan
     
  11. MaraDaniels

    MaraDaniels Jedi Knight

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    As you can see, I didn't make it today, lol. But I will hopefully be there with bells on next month!


    Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk
     
  12. PreludeRM

    PreludeRM FanForce CR, & Fanforce Council Calgary, Alberta star 4

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    Sounds good. Next Meeting is Sept 13th I think, so save that date
     
  13. MaraDaniels

    MaraDaniels Jedi Knight

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    Will do! Why didn't I see this until now? lol
     
  14. PreludeRM

    PreludeRM FanForce CR, & Fanforce Council Calgary, Alberta star 4

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    Next meeting is Sept 20 Maradaniels
     
  15. Unit51

    Unit51 Jedi Padawan star 1

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    I have returned from my exile and dang it, I just couldn't get anyone to contact me about my old username. The ability to log in to it is insignificant next to the power of the Force. I guess.
    Old_Republic, now that's a name I've not heard in a long time. A long time.
     
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  16. PreludeRM

    PreludeRM FanForce CR, & Fanforce Council Calgary, Alberta star 4

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    Trevor is that you. head over to the facebook page as that is where most stuff goes down. I'm not surpirsed about nobody getting back to you as the admins around here don't seem to care about the Fanforce's anymore.
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/calgaryfanforce/
     
  17. Unit51

    Unit51 Jedi Padawan star 1

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    That's me. I don't really use facebook very much, I suppose that's why I've lost touch. I'm actually surprised that I'm not already a member of that group though
     
  18. Kashuula Korulanlaa

    Kashuula Korulanlaa Jedi Knight star 2

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    hello
    i am from Athabasca
     
  19. Ryuuri-chan

    Ryuuri-chan Jedi Master star 1

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    Hi !

    I'm Karen and from Calgary. I don't know why I didn't look for a star Wars group in Calgary sooner.
     
  20. PreludeRM

    PreludeRM FanForce CR, & Fanforce Council Calgary, Alberta star 4

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    Karen. Welcome to the fan fonce. Have you found you're way to the Facebook page as most of the stuff takes place there. We keep this place alive as that's one of the only rules to be a fan force. I do pout or regular monthly meetings here, but there is more going on on the facebookt page for sure.

    Ryan.
     
  21. Kotmozomo

    Kotmozomo Jedi Youngling

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    Nov 24, 2016
    Hello
    I'm Aric and just checking in here, hope to see many new people soon at the Thursday night showings of Rouge One.
    And if anyone wants to play the new dice game Destiny let me know.
    (already been to the facebook page)

    Aric Thompson
     
  22. Jar-Jar Binks

    Jar-Jar Binks Jedi Master star 4

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    Nov 17, 2016
    Hello there, I'm from Ontario.