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[JUGGLING_GA] Orlando Juggling Club

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  • Bobbler
    Charles, I didnt see an email addy to send to Javier Cubero (yahoo strips out addys to stop spam). So could you please fwd this? Javier, I believe the IJA
    Message 1 of 2 , Dec 30, 2002
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      Charles,

      I didnt see an email addy to send to Javier Cubero (yahoo strips out addys to
      stop spam). So could you please fwd this?

      Javier,

      I believe the IJA can help you with the structure.

      Bobbler @ earthlink.net

      > Message: 2
      > Date: 30 Dec 2002 09:30:01 -0500
      > From: Charles Shapiro
      > Subject: Re: Orlando Juggling Club
      >
      > Erm, we are not very organized on bylaws. I
      > think we have some, and we
      > also have a bank account.
      >
      > The most important thing is to keep having
      > meetings at the same time and
      > place. It can take a while to get a critical
      > mass of people going, and
      > you'll get to juggle alone at a few meetings.
      > As Woody Allen said,
      > 'Eighty percent of anything is just showing
      > up.'.
      >
      > We charge dues, but admission to the meetings
      > is free. The dues involved
      > a newsletter subscription for a while, but the
      > internet has made that
      > unneccessary. We tried club props for a while,
      > but discovered it was
      > actually better to settle on a standard and let
      > folks buy their own
      > stuff. Tennis balls with sand in 'em make good
      > teaching props, and we do
      > have a good supply of those.
      >
      > Come to the festival, we'll talk! I'm the weird
      > lookin' guy in the
      > sweatpants and ugly athletic glasses.
      >
      > -- CHS
      >
      > On Sat, 2002-12-21 at 09:23, Javier Cubero
      > wrote:
      > > Hi! My name's Javier Cubero, and I'm trying
      > to get an Orlando Juggling club
      > > going. We have about 4-5 people who meet
      > twice a month at a park, but I'm
      > > trying to gather all the Orlando talent and
      > get them organized. That's
      > > where you come in. I was wondering if AJA
      > has actual written by-laws or
      > > something of that kind (and if I could have a
      > copy to base our club on),
      > > what procedures you have in place for officer
      > election, treasury, etc. Do
      > > you charge dues?
      > > I've got a million or so questions.
      > Basically, I want to establish a club
      > > that will keep going, and not fizzle out as
      > several prior attempts
      > > (including one by me 6-7 years ago) have
      > done. I think having some formal
      > > structure will help. We even have some club
      > equipment! One person donated
      > > an old set of airflites, and my wife made
      > about 20 juggling beanbags for
      > > beginners.
      > >
      > > I realize you guys are probably quite busy
      > talking with Phil about
      > > Groundhog's Day - congratulations, by the
      > way. 25 years is something to be
      > > proud of! Any help or information you can
      > give me will be appreciated.
      > > Hopefully, I'll be at Groundhog's Day with
      > some other Orlando Jugglers.
      > >
      > > Thanks!
      > >
      > > Javier
      >
      >
      >
      >

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