[EMS Discuss] Eugene Public Library event

Mark Danburg-Wyld EMAIL HIDDEN
Thu Jan 17 13:49:44 PST 2013


Nothing in mind - I was just going to be an extra body.

On Thu, Jan 17, 2013 at 1:40 PM, Rick Osgood <EMAIL HIDDEN> wrote:

> Thanks Mark.  Do you have any project or anything you would like to bring
> specifically?  If not, that's fine we could just use a few more bodies
> anyway.
>
>
> On Thu, Jan 17, 2013 at 1:26 PM, Mark Danburg-Wyld <EMAIL HIDDEN>wrote:
>
>> I can help. Sounds like a great outreach opportunity for EMS. Thanks
>>
>> On Thu, Jan 17, 2013 at 1:11 PM, Rick Osgood <EMAIL HIDDEN>wrote:
>>
>>> This event is quickly approaching.  It will be on February 3 from 2:30PM
>>> to 3:30PM.  We have to show up earlier to get everything setup.  Is there
>>> anyone who would like to help me out with this event?  They are going to
>>> pay EMS $80 to do it and if it's successful then it could be recurring
>>> which would lead to further income for the group.  Here's the very vague
>>> plan so far:
>>>
>>> They will have a projector available for us to use so I was hoping to
>>> use it to give a short presentation that just explains what EMS is and how
>>> they can join, etc.  The main event will be bringing supplies for kids to
>>> build paper rockets.  Then we will try and launch them at very low pressure
>>> indoors.  If we can manage outside somehow then that would probably be
>>> better.  They have also asked me to bring a couple of other things to "show
>>> and tell".  I was thinking that a working 3D printer is always a hit and we
>>> can give out little plastic trinkets as well.
>>>
>>> I could really use a couple of people to help out with this, especially
>>> because there could be a good number of people there.  If you are available
>>> on the 3rd to just come help out in some way, I would really appreciate it.
>>>  If you have a project you can bring to Show and Tell, that's even better.
>>>  Please let me know as soon as possible so we can plan this out and make it
>>> a success.
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>> Rick
>>>
>>>
>>> On Tue, Nov 13, 2012 at 1:17 PM, Rick Osgood <EMAIL HIDDEN>wrote:
>>>
>>>> The Eugene Public Library contacted me to see if EMS would want to put
>>>> on an interactive presentation of sorts.  I guess they regularly do this
>>>> kind of stuff on Sundays.  I signed us up for Feb 3 and said we would have
>>>> people build paper rockets and we could just launch them at a low pressure
>>>> indoors across their room.  They said the usual audience is age 3-7 but
>>>> they hope to get older kids, so this should be a good activity for most
>>>> people there.  I hope to also use this as an opportunity to explain to
>>>> their parents and older siblings what EMS does and why they should join up
>>>> too.
>>>>
>>>> Anyway, I'm wondering who is interested in coming to this with me.
>>>>  They said attendance will be "up to 120 people" whatever that means.  So
>>>> having a couple other people from EMS to represent us and help people
>>>> assemble rockets would be a good idea.  Is anyone interested?  I know it's
>>>> still a few months away but this way we can get it on our calendars early.
>>>>
>>>> Rick
>>>>
>>>
>>>
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