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Re: [vox] Venue for our anniversary meeting

I think I'm good with $60 as a one-time annual expense.

As for Wi-Fi - I'm sure we can grab what we need for any presentations
ahead of time - bunch of resourceful geeks such as ourselves should
be able to make that happen.


On Wed, Sep 9, 2009 at 5:01 PM, Bill Kendrick <nbs@sonic.net> wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 02, 2009 at 01:28:10AM -0700, Bill Broadley wrote:
>> http://daviswiki.org/Veterans_Memorial_Center
> Sounds good.
>> I've been to events there that included food, they have a room for
>> 120 people, and seem reasonably friendly towards various community
>> events.  It's $20 an hour (assuming mon/tue) in the 65 and 120
>> people capacity rooms.  Looks like only the larger allows food
>> though.
> Details are here:
>  http://cityofdavis.org/cs/facility/details.cfm?id=C07681D2-9C8B-44C5-920EA7D91CACAE61&type=facility
> Fee chart is here:
>  http://cityofdavis.org/cs/facility/pdfs/fees-vmc-09-10.pdf
> So I'm thinking Club Room (100 seated capacity; 86 with tables).
> There's a $200 deposit, and, as you noted, on a Monday it's $20/hr.
> (So it'd cost about $60 for the room, assuming 6:30pm-9:30pm for
> a 7-9pm meeting, with 1/2hr setup/breakdown on either end.)
> This is assuming LUGOD is considered a Community Group... which we aren't...
> yet.
> I just called, and as of today (2009-Sept-09) it's available
> for rental on our anniversary meeting date (2010-Jan-18).
> They're emailing me a form to fill out so we can register as a community
> group.  (Need our non-profit tax ID, etc. -- doesn't cost anything, though.)
> So are people ok with us spending $60  (plus the $200 deposit, which
> I assume will be refunded 100%, assuming we don't wreck the place) for
> the venue for our anniversary meeting?
> We currently have ~$1000 in our bank account.  (We just paid for our new
> PO Box.)
>> No idea on wifi access though.
> Not a deal-breaker.
> Thanks!
> -bill!
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