4097Re: Reminder -- MARCH work day next Saturday!
- Sep 4, 2006I would like to come - and I will if it is a rainy day.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Evan Koblentz" <evan@...>
> A friendly reminder that I'll be doing some work at the home of
> museum this Saturday, Sept. 9, at InfoAge -- and I could use asmuch help as
> A refresher: in addition to our preview room in the main building,
> museum consists of several rooms in a hallway in the secondbuilding. The
> (flexible) plan for Saturday is to clear a bunch of junk out ofone such
> room in that secondary building, determine if it needs paintingand / or
> carpeting and /or any additional renovation, etc. ... I'd alsolike to clean
> up the three pedastal exhibits that we adopted recently for thepreview room
> ... they arrived at InfoAge via the US patent office and each oneis the
> size of a refridgerator, honoring Jack Kilby, Bob Noyce, and JayForrester.
> I'd like to get started around 10AM.
> Joe already volunteered to help. Who else is available?
> By the way, anyone who hasn't been to InfoAge since VCF will be
> pleasantly surprised by the condition of the main event room. AtVCF there
> was mediocre paint on the walls, ugly paint on the floor, andcrappy
> lighting. Now there's nice paint on the walls, a brand newhardwood floor,
> chandeliers, and a nice door leading out to the patio. They alsocarpeted
> all the hallways and they transformed the main lobby into somethingtable, lamp,
> resembling a true hotel -- it's got a piano, luxorious chairs,
> etc. ... With that done Fred & Co. are moving onto finishing thelounge
> rooms (where we had the guest speakers) and to renovating anotherevent room
> that is bigger than the current room but so well hidden you didn'teven know
> it was there before! (Actually, it wasn't there before. It usedto be a
> hallway and a bunch of offices branching off from the loadingramp. The
> door to that hallway was blocked off at VCF time. Now they'retearing out
> all the inside walls of that section to make one huge room.)
> - Evan
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