[Novalug] New Space needed for meetings
rich.goodwin at cox.net
Tue May 5 05:52:04 EDT 2009
Microcenter won't on the weekends. They use the rooms (or used to use
them) for training sessions.
On Mon, 2009-05-04 at 20:01 -0400, Jay Hart wrote:
> If I could put in my two cents.
> Many of us travel from east of Reston/Herndon. I would say that we try to
> keep the meeting location within the square formed by I-66, I-495, Dulles Toll
> Road, and Hwy 28. I think this would help keep the group together. I'm
> willing to travel within reason, and Leesburg is not within reason.
> You do mention a great point, lets check out hotels and see if they would be
> willing to donate a room on Saturday. It need not be the same room every
> What about Microcenter, can they provide a space???
> > JRR wrote;
> > How about the Fairfax County Reston Regional Library ?? It is just 3
> > blocks away from our
> > old meeting site. They have 4 ? meeting rooms.
> > How about the Loudoun County Cascades Library ?? It is behind the
> > Sterling Home Depot.
> > It is newer than the RR library and definitely has broadband access in
> > the meeting rooms.
> > Best Western Motel in Leesburg has several meeting rooms, and they are
> > true "zero stairs"
> > accessible. In this case we would be subject to being bumped, but it
> > would be rare for a
> > Saturday morning....
> > I also know a large company in Leesburg that has a training faciltiy,
> > complete with Internet
> > access for overhead projectors etc. Have to dig into that one.
> > greg pryzby wrote:
> >> Clarifications ahead:
> >> 1) Lisa's personal situation is what is driving 'the move to new digs'
> >> 2) Person involved in the security incident contacted me. It had to do
> >> with the gate from the foyer into Oracle proper. Apologies were made.
> >> This was an aside and not the issue that led us to looking for new space.
> >> FEEL FREE to contact places on my behalf.
> >> 1) Free use of space
> >> 2) Saturday morning from 9:45am - 1pm is ideal
> >> 3) We are a non-profit and can give them something for tax write off it
> >> needed
> >> 4) Would like space for 30 @ a minimum (20-40 is typical size)
> >> Anyone who is affiliated with a school or place w/ a stage works. I have
> >> a projector and screen (old time 8mm screen).
> >> greg pryzby wrote:
> >>> I just 'spoke' with Lisa. Due to a personal matter in Lisa's life and an
> >>> incident with security on Saturday (there might have been two incidents,
> >>> I am seeking clarification), we need to find a new space.
> >>> So, if you know of a space that can fit up to 50 people (20-40 is
> >>> typical) that is available free of charge on Saturday mornings, please
> >>> contact me.
> >>> Internet is not required, but nice.
> >>> I do not know if we will meet in June yet. We will NOT meet in July.
> >>> Lisa's personal issue is the driving force, but the security issue
> >>> sealed our fate.
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