[PLUG-announce] August: PLUG BBQ & Utah Open Source Conference

Clint Savage herlo1 at gmail.com
Fri Jul 25 14:48:53 MDT 2008


On Wed, Jul 23, 2008 at 12:52 AM, Clint Savage <herlo1 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 23, 2008 at 12:00 AM, Ryan Simpkins <plug at ryansimpkins.com> wrote:
>> Date: August 2nd, 2008
>> Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
>> Location: Scera Park, Red Pavilion
>>
>> PLUG:
>>
>> We had intended to hold our annual PLUG BBQ in July, but schedules didn't
>> quite work out. Instead August promises to be an open source packed month.
>> This year the BBQ is sponsored by the Utah Open Source Foundation. We really
>> appreciate their willingness to make this event possible. The timing is open.
>> You can show up as early as 9am, and the next group doesn't have a reservation
>> until 4pm. Any and all are invited, including family & kids.
>
> I don't see anyone coming before about 12pm, so I suggest we have the
> bbq grills ready and cooking at noon.  I have one I can bring, but
> will need a truck like vehicle to haul it from Murray.
>
>> The BBQ will be a totally open format. Traditionally we have used it as an
>> excuse to bring your spare computer hardware and parts swap/give-away with
>> others. Whatever is left usually ends up in the dumpster, so don't let good
>> gear go to waste! If you'd like to show up and take whatever is left to a
>> recycling/reuse center, that would be wonderful.
>
> A couple years ago, we threw away a huge server, but I think there was
> a good bit of hardware that was taken home.
>
>> Please use the mailing list to coordinate the event so others can track what
>> is going on. The only thing planned is the place and time. If the community
>> would like to have a few warm grills, or other items, please feel free to
>> collaborate to make that happen. If not, one could simply pack a lunch, sit in
>> the park, and see which geeks show up.
>
> Who'll bring what?  Its bring your own meat and buns, but we'll need
> help with everything else.
>
> Grill 1:  Clint Savage
> Grill 2:
> Grill 3:
>
> Drinks (2 12-packs):
> Drinks w/caffeine (2-12-packs):
> Drinks w/caffeine (2-12-packs):
>
> Chips (2 bags):
> Chips (2 bags):
> Chips (2 bags):
>
> Fruit tray:
> Veggie tray:
>
> Miscellaneous stuff:
>

Wanted to inform you all that there is now a wiki page available
(thanks Lars Rasmussen for putting it up) at
http://wiki.utos.org/PLUG/BBQ . Feel free to come by (an account must
be created) and add yourself to the list.

See you all there.

Cheers,

Clint



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