[Hpr] OggCamp HPR table

Philip Newborough corenominal at corenominal.org
Fri Sep 5 13:02:30 PDT 2014


On Fri, Sep 5, 2014 at 7:13 PM, Dave Morriss <perloid at autistici.org> wrote:
> On 05/09/14 18:00, Philip Newborough wrote:
>> On Fri, Sep 5, 2014 at 5:15 PM, Dave Morriss <perloid at autistici.org> wrote:
>>> On 03/09/14 20:39, Ken Fallon wrote:
>>>> On 2014-09-03 17:22, Dave Morriss wrote:
>>>>> Hi Everyone,
>>>>
>>>>> I'm going to OggCamp next month. I have reserved a table for HPR,
>>>>> and I *think* I'm going to be able to get the HPR table kit (thanks
>>>>> timtty).
>>>>
>>>>> At the moment I'm a bit short on people to help run the table. I
>>>>> believe I can call on navigium (Beni) to help, but I think that we
>>>>> need more.
>>>>
>>>>> So if anyone is going to OggCamp 14 and would be able to help out
>>>>> with running the HPR table, please let me know. I need to reply to
>>>>> Mark Johnson to confirm that we want a table by the weekend.
>>>>
>>>> Can we have some volunteers please - two people is not enough. The
>>>> more there are, the more options there are to split the workload so
>>>> that everyone gets some time away.
>>>>
>>>> A) Are you going to OggCamp ?
>>>> B) Can you help out for even a few hours at the booth to give the lads
>>>> a break ?
>>>
>>> Well, it looks as if we're going to have to cancel the table booking for
>>> HPR at OggCamp. I don't think anybody's going to be able to help Beni
>>> and I with running it. I have had no direct replies, and nothing's
>>> appeared on the list.
>>>
>>> It's a shame, but there you are.
>>
>> Nope, it just wouldn't be OggCamp without the HPR table. I have had a
>> word with the chief and he has released me from my obligations as an
>> OggCamp crew member, so I am free to help cover the HPR table. Becky
>> is on the crew too, doing reception and crowd control, but she has
>> said she'll help out where she can.
>>
>> Is this enough to secure the table? Please say, "yes".
>>
>> Philip
>>
>> P.S. What do I need to bring to the party? Apart from my dashing good
>> looks and winning personality?
>
> Many thanks to Becky and Philip for coming to the rescue. I'm proud to
> be associated with such a great community!
>
> I had told Mark Johnson he could cancel our reservation but he's been
> very understanding and has let me change my mind :-)
>

He's a good egg :)

> I think Marshall (timttmy) is going to bring the table kit for us,
> though he can't stay for long.
>

Excellent, though a shame he cannot stay for long. Still, hopefully
long enough to have a quick chinwag.

> Other than that I need to organise some stickers and stuff, for which
> I'll be asking Ken for advice.
>

I'll try to get some stickers produced as well -- I've used Moo.com in
the past to make some sticker books and they have turned out okay.
I'll also bring cake!

Philip




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