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Re: Ottawa -- Let's MMMeetup!
« Reply #150 on: December 08, 2017, 07:12:26 AM »
Nice :)   I too can be mostly fine with whatever, since it turns out there are TONS of the cheap outdoor OHL games, so not planning to go on the 17th after all. Just have to be up for work the next morning so can't stay out too late.

What other games are there? Ive never heard of the Olympiques or 67s playing outdoors before. I thought the only two games on the outdoor rink were on the 16th and 17th.

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« Reply #151 on: December 08, 2017, 07:48:10 AM »
Nice :)   I too can be mostly fine with whatever, since it turns out there are TONS of the cheap outdoor OHL games, so not planning to go on the 17th after all. Just have to be up for work the next morning so can't stay out too late.

What other games are there? I’ve never heard of the Olympiques or 67s playing outdoors before. I thought the only two games on the outdoor rink were on the 16th and 17th.

None. I misread!

Fair enough.

I’m going in to it with fairly low expectations. The view won’t be great since the stands are so far away from the actual rink but I figure it’s worth it for the novelty of it all.

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« Reply #152 on: December 12, 2017, 11:55:38 AM »
Just a poke to remind people about this weekend.

Starting early afternoon on the 17th @BiochemicalDJ `s new place! So far, Novik, Oneyearfromnow, me and BiochemDJ. Any other takers or S/O's coming?

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« Reply #153 on: December 12, 2017, 12:10:28 PM »
Just a poke to remind people about this weekend.

Starting early afternoon on the 17th @BiochemicalDJ `s new place! So far, Novik, Oneyearfromnow, me and BiochemDJ. Any other takers or S/O's coming?

Looking forward to it!

I was planning to have the BF along but turns out he's got to be at Ski Patrol training all weekend.  I am much displeased since we haven't had a weekend to ourselves since September. Also because now I'm going to not one, but two social events by myself. (#introvertproblems)
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« Reply #154 on: December 14, 2017, 08:01:39 AM »
If anyone needs the address, let me know. Both Novik and OYFN already have it (but let me know if you need a reminder) FYI you are both in the Westboro area, if you want to carpool!

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« Reply #155 on: December 14, 2017, 08:08:33 AM »
@Novik - carpooling sounds good.   Send me a PM.
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« Reply #156 on: December 16, 2017, 05:29:57 PM »
See you both tomorrow, and if anyone else is interested, send me a message!

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« Reply #157 on: December 17, 2017, 06:26:51 PM »
Hope you guys are having (or had) a fun meetup. I forgot to check in on the thread to get the date and just missed it. I'll have to try for the next one.

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« Reply #158 on: February 01, 2018, 12:39:37 PM »
Hey everyone. We'd like to host a meet up in Barrhaven next week. Either Friday the 9th or Saturday the 10th at around 7-8pm.  If there is enough interest. 

Not sure what happened at the other meet ups (because I keep missing them) but I was thinking board games, BYOB or whatever.

Let me know what everyone thinks and what their availability is. 
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Re: Ottawa -- Let's MMMeetup!
« Reply #159 on: February 01, 2018, 12:49:04 PM »
I'm around, available, and interested for both days; carpooling from the Russel/Walkley area if anyone is on the way to Barrhaven and needs a ride!
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« Reply #160 on: February 01, 2018, 02:04:56 PM »
Anyone going to Barrhaven from near Trenton? no?

Can you take a small detour Biochem?
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« Reply #161 on: February 02, 2018, 07:24:18 AM »
Hey everyone. We'd like to host a meet up in Barrhaven next week. Either Friday the 9th or Saturday the 10th at around 7-8pm.  If there is enough interest. 

Not sure what happened at the other meet ups (because I keep missing them) but I was thinking board games, BYOB or whatever.

Let me know what everyone thinks and what their availability is.

@Dee @Novik @oneyearfromnow Any other Ottawans interested?
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« Reply #162 on: February 02, 2018, 08:28:30 AM »
Hey everyone. We'd like to host a meet up in Barrhaven next week. Either Friday the 9th or Saturday the 10th at around 7-8pm.  If there is enough interest. 

Not sure what happened at the other meet ups (because I keep missing them) but I was thinking board games, BYOB or whatever.

Let me know what everyone thinks and what their availability is.

@Dee @Novik @oneyearfromnow Any other Ottawans interested?

My wife and I might be interested if there’s room. I’ll run it by her tonight to see how she feels about playing board games with strangers.

If we do come we’ve got some board games we can bring.

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« Reply #163 on: February 02, 2018, 09:50:56 AM »
Possibly interested depending on day.  We are back from our epic trip this saturday.  @jambongris - would you have room to carshare if it meshes with other plans?
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« Reply #164 on: February 02, 2018, 01:24:09 PM »
Welcome back from your trip oneyearfromnow :)

Thanks for the signal, BioChem - I'd love to come but am busy Saturday and am likely committed Friday as well. I might be a last minute Friday addition depending on weather (if my partner drives up for his ski patrol shift Friday, I would love to show up, otherwise we're probably early to bed that night).
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« Reply #165 on: February 02, 2018, 05:43:13 PM »
Sounds fun! Either Friday or Saturday should work for me. I can bring Scattergories and a couple of other games. Spouse might want to join me. If we both come, though, we have to leave in time to be home at 11:00 to give our dog meds. But even aside from that, it's unlikely I'd be up later than that.

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« Reply #166 on: February 04, 2018, 10:21:56 AM »
Ok let's do Friday (Feb 9th). Anytime after 7 is good. 

We will have Ticket to Ride, Code Names, 7 Wonders,  Sushi Go among other games.  Please bring others you recommend.

I'll send a message to those who said their interested with the address. 

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Re: Ottawa -- Let's MMMeetup!
« Reply #167 on: February 07, 2018, 04:43:18 PM »
Possibly interested depending on day.  We are back from our epic trip this saturday.  @jambongris - would you have room to carshare if it meshes with other plans?

Not a problem. It looks like it’s just going to be me though, our babysitter was unavailable.

Did you want to meet at our place around 7?

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« Reply #168 on: February 07, 2018, 09:45:26 PM »
@jambongris  Sounds good!  I will see you then.
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« Reply #169 on: February 08, 2018, 08:29:08 AM »
Just a reminder for tomorrow.  Anytime after 7 is good.  Let me know if I missed anyone with the details or address.

Looking forward to seeing you tomorrow!
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« Reply #170 on: February 09, 2018, 01:44:20 PM »
Looks like I'm a very last minute addition to the party after all - looking forward to it! Thank you Reggie for keeping me up to date with address etc.
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« Reply #171 on: February 09, 2018, 02:02:05 PM »
Looks like I'm a very last minute addition to the party after all - looking forward to it! Thank you Reggie for keeping me up to date with address etc.

Awesome! Looking forward to seeing/meeting everyone.  I think we will be 8 in total so far. 
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« Reply #172 on: February 28, 2018, 10:56:07 AM »
Anybody interested in another one not this week but the next? (Sometime after the 7th of March)

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« Reply #173 on: February 28, 2018, 11:16:56 AM »
Danielle and I are interested. We're free the next few weekends.
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« Reply #174 on: February 28, 2018, 12:35:14 PM »
Interested, but March is a busy month for us so may not work out. We're most free on the 16-18th weekend.
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« Reply #175 on: February 28, 2018, 12:48:06 PM »
I'm busy on the 17th forwards, so if we could do it at the latest the 16th or else I'll be bowing out.

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« Reply #176 on: February 28, 2018, 01:46:15 PM »
Not me this time, Ill be in Chicago!

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« Reply #177 on: February 28, 2018, 08:28:50 PM »
Interested.

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« Reply #178 on: March 01, 2018, 05:39:25 AM »
Interested.

Any scheduling preferences?

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« Reply #179 on: March 03, 2018, 08:10:03 PM »
Well, I have a pesky full-time job, so evenings or weekends. I am not free on the afternoon of Sat. the 17th. But in general, weekends are good : )

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« Reply #180 on: March 04, 2018, 06:35:16 PM »
How about the friday the 16th?

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« Reply #181 on: March 04, 2018, 07:36:40 PM »
I'm into it. I'll pencil that into my calendar!
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« Reply #182 on: March 04, 2018, 08:14:20 PM »
Mmmm, I will be back by then.  Possible!
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« Reply #183 on: March 05, 2018, 05:02:21 PM »
Sounds good to me : )

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« Reply #184 on: March 09, 2018, 12:27:48 PM »
I'm in with partner in tow. Looking forward to it!
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« Reply #185 on: March 09, 2018, 12:40:09 PM »
So I think friday the 16th works for most people, let`s aim for that date.

Work for you @Reggie?

What are we thinking, pot luck supper, games night? And where? I'm willing to have it here, but I can easily go somewhere else too if somebody has kids, and it would be easier for them!

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« Reply #186 on: March 09, 2018, 12:47:49 PM »
So I think friday the 16th works for most people, let`s aim for that date.

Work for you @Reggie?

What are we thinking, pot luck supper, games night? And where? I'm willing to have it here, but I can easily go somewhere else too if somebody has kids, and it would be easier for them!
Whatever we do, I can make chili :)
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« Reply #187 on: March 09, 2018, 12:55:36 PM »
Please god, somebody show him another recipe.

I'm running out of space due to chili ingredients.

On the other hand, we could probably survive a month long apocalypse on it.

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« Reply #188 on: March 09, 2018, 02:38:17 PM »
I'm happy to bring some food or do games as works for others, slight preference for games though. Anyone else looking forward to warmer weather when it's easier to hang out outside?

As for chili, I think you've lost that battle already Ben. Whether @BiochemicalDJ makes some or not I will be eating it next week as it on the menu at our place... so it's spreading!
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« Reply #189 on: March 09, 2018, 05:02:35 PM »
Works for me. I would love to host again and really don't mind it because it saves us a babysitter ($50) / or one of us missing out. But I understand if Barrhaven is kinda far. We ll make it work anywhere.

I'd propose an actually game night (where we actually play games this time lol)
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« Reply #190 on: March 09, 2018, 08:31:13 PM »
Barrhaven works for me.

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« Reply #191 on: March 10, 2018, 05:45:54 AM »
hey all,
I can maybe do next Friday the 16th but with the kiddos and the husband on night shift that weekend:(...i may only be able to join in if it's at my place. I'm happy to host a games night. Reggie your kids can crash here also if we do that. I'm located near Algonquin college area.

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« Reply #192 on: March 11, 2018, 08:20:26 AM »
hey all,
I can maybe do next Friday the 16th but with the kiddos and the husband on night shift that weekend:(...i may only be able to join in if it's at my place. I'm happy to host a games night. Reggie your kids can crash here also if we do that. I'm located near Algonquin college area.
Well, that's certainly closer for us than Barrhaven!
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« Reply #193 on: March 12, 2018, 09:04:13 AM »
Closer than Barrhaven sounds good to me as well*, as does trying to actually play games. I suspect we'll fit in lots of MMM chat on the sidelines though!

*Do you have pets @Frankieve? My partner is very allergic to cats, most dogs, and other furred animals, so just double checking.
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« Reply #194 on: March 12, 2018, 12:01:23 PM »
Hey! No ragging on my Barrhaven! It's awesome, and lovely...and cost effective! :-)
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« Reply #195 on: March 12, 2018, 06:35:46 PM »
Closer than Barrhaven sounds good to me as well*, as does trying to actually play games. I suspect we'll fit in lots of MMM chat on the sidelines though!

*Do you have pets @Frankieve? My partner is very allergic to cats, most dogs, and other furred animals, so just double checking.

No pets. Just two toddlers (maybe 4 if Reggie brings his kids) that I hope will cooperate with us :) They're pretty good if their promised a movie and popcorn and they're usually asleep by 8. (fingers crossed).

Let me know who's in and what time works best for all. I can send out me address to those interested. I'll have red wine and a few snacks. I have a small selection of games we can play but you're welcome to bring some if you have ones you would like to play.

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« Reply #196 on: March 12, 2018, 07:17:12 PM »
Sounds good. We're in.
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« Reply #197 on: March 12, 2018, 08:03:09 PM »
I'm in too

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« Reply #198 on: March 13, 2018, 05:49:25 AM »
I'm in!
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« Reply #199 on: March 13, 2018, 07:11:30 AM »
We're in as well. Thanks for hosting @Frankieve
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