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Tucson November Food Drive

Discussion in 'SouthWest Region Discussion' started by dialswiftjustice, Nov 8, 2005.

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  1. dialswiftjustice

    dialswiftjustice Jedi Master star 4

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    Ok, I'm usurping some of Cat's authory and starting some threads for events coming up (just kidding Cat)! But it's just easier for questions and stuff. Here if the thread for the upcoming food drive at Game Stop. Cat has set the date. Ill be there, I can get the day off. When was it again Cat?
     
  2. cathiecat

    cathiecat Jedi Master star 4

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    nov 19th.. since we already planned on meeting that day.. figured that would be a good day to do it. we will have it at gamestop.. planned and set with Joe there at the store.
     
  3. cathiecat

    cathiecat Jedi Master star 4

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    we need to be there at 10am and do it for four or five hours.. I am sending out radio inquiries today.
     
  4. hal9k1

    hal9k1 Jedi Master star 4

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    So we're not doing it on the launch day of the 360 also?
     
  5. cathiecat

    cathiecat Jedi Master star 4

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    no..they think launch day is a bit too much to handle for activities along with the food bank drive..
     
  6. cathiecat

    cathiecat Jedi Master star 4

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    okay.. the food bank is supplying us with posters to put up and the boxes to put out for collections.. food accepted is anything that is non perishable.. this includes canned and boxed and some jars as well.. I'll just need some strong folks to help load the boxes onto the bed of the truck.. then the foodbank will make a pickup at the house on monday morning between 8am -10am.

    great to know they supply us with the boxes .. I will go and pick them up this week.
     
  7. dialswiftjustice

    dialswiftjustice Jedi Master star 4

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    Ill talk to the Kinko's guys tomorrow to see how fast they can get a banner to us, but if they cant get it tous before the food drive, Ill make one up, bigger than the old one as a back up.


    Cat, can yo contact your moles at the TV stations, the are still covering food drives etc, and this would definetly interest them, and remind them how they covered the Katrina drive!
     
  8. dialswiftjustice

    dialswiftjustice Jedi Master star 4

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    Ill talk to the Kinko's guys tomorrow to see how fast they can get a banner to us, but if they cant get it tous before the food drive, Ill make one up, bigger than the old one as a back up.


    Cat, can yo contact your moles at the TV stations, the are still covering food drives etc, and this would definetly interest them, and remind them how they covered the Katrina drive!
     
  9. cathiecat

    cathiecat Jedi Master star 4

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    yes.. I can contact all them.. but don't get hopes up for the tv stations.. this is not as big of news to them as doing the Hurricane Katrina Fundraiser.

    I already sent out messages to radio.. just hoping to hear back.
     
  10. hal9k1

    hal9k1 Jedi Master star 4

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    Don't they open at 10:00 am? Will we be able to get in early to "suit up"?

    PS.... Does Jake want me to bring a FX saber? I PROMISE I'll remember it this time if he does.

    [face_worried]
     
  11. cathiecat

    cathiecat Jedi Master star 4

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    not sure about getting in early.. I will call and ask... and yes.. I know Jake would love to use the lightsaber.
     
  12. hal9k1

    hal9k1 Jedi Master star 4

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    Which one does he want (red is discounted being that Dustin will be using his)

    Blue- Anakin+Vader (IE. Skywalker saber)

    Green- Luke

    Purple- Mace
     
  13. cathiecat

    cathiecat Jedi Master star 4

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    well.. you could bring blue or green... what would I have to do to convince you to bring both and allow me the other jedi to carry one of them.. [face_blush]
     
  14. hal9k1

    hal9k1 Jedi Master star 4

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    Blue and green it is
     
  15. Mugen

    Mugen Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Ok, So November 19th at 10 am at GAMESTOP on Wetmore near WalMart.

    I have some CPS people willing to get involved...I just need to be 100% certain that this IS the correct info for this drive! With the CPS people involved we could possibly have a HUGE turn out..they know people who know people who know people who know people.... [face_hypnotized]
     
  16. dialswiftjustice

    dialswiftjustice Jedi Master star 4

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    Awesome, do it Frakie! Network baby! I have a guy willing to be our Tie Pilot if Chris is not going to be there.
     
  17. thatsMISTERwookiee

    thatsMISTERwookiee Jedi Padawan star 4

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    The game's the same, only the name has changed.

    Guess I'd better finish sewing up my wookiee suit and get rid of all those safety pins!
     
  18. thatsMISTERwookiee

    thatsMISTERwookiee Jedi Padawan star 4

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    AND BRING MY WATER BOTTLE!!!!(4 to 5 hours, I'll need it!)
     
  19. Dark_Lady_Jada

    Dark_Lady_Jada Jedi Knight star 5

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    OK, I took off time for my birthday and I'm just getting caught up on this.

    Saturday at 10am?

    OK, I'll see what I can do. I just talked to the Sith Cheerleader and she'll do it. ;) I think I might try to put the Sith Symbol on it in fact. ;)

     
  20. hal9k1

    hal9k1 Jedi Master star 4

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    Happy Birthday!!!
     
  21. dialswiftjustice

    dialswiftjustice Jedi Master star 4

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    Hey Frankie, is Chris coming? I need to know if I should bring the Tie costume.
     
  22. cathiecat

    cathiecat Jedi Master star 4

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    okay.. I have sent out a second round of media emails..and made a few phone calls as well.. we shall hope for a great turn out :)
     
  23. cathiecat

    cathiecat Jedi Master star 4

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    to keep this up to date.. we are having a foodbank drive this saturday at gamestop on wetmore.. starts at 10am and goes till around 2pm.. hope we can all make it.. costumes nice.. but not required at all.

    and no.. I have not heard from Boba Fett.. has anyone else.
     
  24. thatsMISTERwookiee

    thatsMISTERwookiee Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Just a quick "heads up" to people living on the fringes of Met Tucson... Saturday (food drive day) is also the car traffic tie-up mess known as El Tour de Tucson. Bicyclists will be riding all over the outer roads at various times, so plan your driving routes accordingly.

    Not that there's anything wrong with riding a bike...
     
  25. Mugen

    Mugen Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Vader, Not 100% sure, but bring it Just in case...
     
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