Re: Broadening one's sense of community
- Hello Gerry
On 11/12/04, you wrote:
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Mike Leavitt <ac998@l...> wrote:
>> All of them appeared a bit far away, even the L.A. one was billed
>> as Hollywood-East L.A. And I commented about the Palmdale one
>> San Fernando Valley -- not. So I really don't need access to that
>> Mike Leavitt
> Ahh, I see. Of course, one of the new features they've implemented
> at that site is greater flexibility in designating specific meeting
> places for each group, which could be either inside or outside of
> the group's specific location . . . if that makes sense. "Out of
> town," in other words. Another option is that members can choose to
> add cities, or, in very large cities where transportation may be
> difficult, set up different groups or differnt meeting dates and
> times to accommodate more individuals.
> That looks kinda like Hoeller's approach again. Build the group, and
> let the people find YOU. I still don't think it would work in THIS
> remote region, but maybe one day.
And it may not work in Palmdale, out in the middle of the desert
bordering on San Bernardino County. It ain't very close to the San
Fernando Valley, that's for sure.
Mike Leavitt ac998@...