Ayreton Announcements - The Discussion Group has Changed
- Greetings!This is your once a month reminder that Ayreton Announcements can be found at the Ayreton News and Announcements, Yahoo! group.If you, your friends or your group have an activity, demo, event or just something Scadian you want to invite others to just drop me a line and I'll put it in my weekly announcements. If you want to know what is going on in the area this is your one stop shop for a lot of the activities in the greater Chicago area.1 - I will only make full announcements to the Ayreton Discussion Group. Its web address is:2- The only other list I make announcements to is Fighting in the Neighborhood for the Arts Martial in the Area. After all that is exactly what that list was created for!3 - E-mails to you personal e-mail account can be done and happily so. Simply send me an e-mail requesting the announcements you want to receive.What is the Ayreton Yahoo! group?The Ayreton Yahoo! group was the brain child of Lord Tedesco. He created it so that anyone could make announcements from any of the 6 Ayreton SCA groups. And ANYONE can make announcements there not just the Ayreton Towne Cryer.There is an Ayreton Wide Event being discussed on the group now. For those that wish to just get the announcements please set your membership to special announcements. For those that wish to participate in this discussion we greatly encourage you to do so. We WANT discusison, interaction and cooperation from everyone. Please come check it out!What if I don't have a Yahoo! e-mail account? Can I still get on the list?Absolutely! Simply subscribe by sending a message to
firstname.lastname@example.org The list is open to everyone without any need for moderator approval. The owners of the list do reserve the right to change that should there ever be some kind of abuse... yeah... we can't imagine what but okay.Also if you do choose to post an announcement to the list that is great! In order to stop the list from being Spammed to heck and back your first AND ONLY YOUR FIRST post must be approved. After that you will never have to have a post approved. Again we're doing this to cut down on SPAMBOT invasion.So if I can get the announcements in my e-mail box are there any advantages to actually joining the list?Yes. Besides being able to make announcements yourself about activities that are of interest to you there are other advantages as well.The Calendar.Lord Tedesco has done a FANTASTIC job of keeping the calendar up to date with just about every activity happening in Ayreton. Not only does the calendar give the times and days of the activities but it includes addresses and often directions or links to directions for each activity as well! This could easily be your one stop shop for activities in the Ayreton area! You can find the calendar by logging into the Yahoo! group or by clicking on the link below.
Lord Tedesco also went out of his way to build a links area that includes many midlands SCA groups not just Ayreton Groups. This also includes the discussion groups for a variety of midlands groups including Ayreton Groups.PhotosPeople are already populating the photo gallery! Add your photos of activities as well. Pictures of arts martial are great but so are A&S projects done or in the process!The Ayreton Map.Lord Tedesco took time to create a very cool looking map of the Ayreton area. You'll see it every time you visit the Yahoo! group!I continue to enjoy being the Ayreton Towne Cryer very much. I am very greatful for the support and thanks that I have received. I look forward to making the announcement process simpler and easier to access for everyone while eliminating excessive inbox e-mail on account of those announcements.Lord Ian the GreenAyreton Towne Cryer
This is an e-mail announcement from the Ayreton Towne Cryer. If you wish to have an activity, demo, event or other type of SCA get together announced feel free to contact me and request an announcement be made. After all the more people playing nice together, the more fun it is for everyone! Corrections can also be made but only if you help me find them.
The Cryer can be contacted at AyretonTowneCryer@...
If you wish to be taken off of the announcement please send an e-mail to the AyretonTowneCryer@... and put in the body that you are requesting to be removed from the announcement list.
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