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Alex in Virginia

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Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« on: March 21, 2013, 08:09:06 PM »
Hello, mustachians from Virginia and surroundings...

I'm perfectly willing to help organize -- or take the lead in organizing -- a meetup in Virginia.  In fact, revise that.  I AM organizing a meetup in Virginia.  First step is to choose a place and a date.  So I'm throwing it out there now, so I can get a feel for what would work better for you all.  What town would you prefer to have a meetup at?  And would it work better for you to schedule it on a weekend in May, June or July? (No, I'm not going to string it out past the Summer.  We can always do another meetup in the Fall.)

Update: It's now 3 or 4 days since I originally posted the above.  The post has had ONLY 22 views and not a single reply.  At first, I thought that something in the text/tone of my post was putting people off.  But the measly 22 views tell me that people are not even interested enough to check the post out.  Are you, reading the post now, really not interested at all in meeting fellow mustachians in a fun setting and exchanging ideas, questions, etc.?  Sort of like an in-person and greatly enhanced Forum experience?  If not, well, that's how it goes.  I'll give it a couple of more days, but it does not look good.

Let's hear it!

Alex in Virginia
« Last Edit: March 24, 2013, 06:28:23 AM by Alex in Virginia »

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #1 on: March 24, 2013, 01:30:17 PM »
What part of Virginia?  You might get more responses if you're specific about the area.

I have family ties in parts of Virginia, so I might. ven consider coming.

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #2 on: March 25, 2013, 02:34:51 PM »
I might be able to do it, if it's in mid-May and Metro-accessible, i.e. northern VA.

People might be subscribed to the DC/MD/NoVA thread and would notice if it's posted there.

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #3 on: March 26, 2013, 08:43:37 PM »
I might be able to do it, if it's in mid-May and Metro-accessible, i.e. northern VA.

People might be subscribed to the DC/MD/NoVA thread and would notice if it's posted there.

Good idea about the DC/MD/NoVA thread, but how do I find it?  Which post category is it in?

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #4 on: March 27, 2013, 06:12:59 AM »
Good idea about the DC/MD/NoVA thread, but how do I find it?  Which post category is it in?

In the Meetups and Social Events category: http://www.mrmoneymustache.com/forum/meetups-and-social-events/dcmdnova/

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #5 on: April 14, 2013, 10:37:50 PM »
Tidewater, anyone?

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #6 on: May 30, 2013, 05:44:05 AM »
Richmond/ Central VA? 

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #7 on: May 31, 2013, 04:27:15 PM »
I'd be game for a meetup depending on when/ where.  I'm in Fredericksburg, basically right between DC and Richmond.  I think the lack of responses maybe is that no one really wants to drive, or at least not very far.  Ideally, I'd prefer the meetup to be in fredericksburg... :P but I'd be willing to travel a little. 

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #8 on: June 15, 2013, 05:50:00 PM »
I'm in DC. I'd be interested in a meetup, as long as it is in the DC area (particularly bikeable from DC). It looks though like I am going to be headed to Africa in a few weeks and be there for at least a month...

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #9 on: July 06, 2013, 09:54:46 PM »
I'm in DC. I'd be interested in a meetup, as long as it is in the DC area (particularly bikeable from DC). It looks though like I am going to be headed to Africa in a few weeks and be there for at least a month...
Hee hee. This is so DC. So many people go to Africa!

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #10 on: October 17, 2013, 08:59:07 PM »
So true! :) (just got back!)

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #11 on: October 21, 2016, 09:27:56 PM »
Hi, from Virginia Beach.  It doesn't look like this thread has been active in awhile, maybe we can get this started back up again in this area.

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #12 on: October 27, 2016, 09:48:30 AM »
why not establish it as a genuine meetup.com group if this forum lacks reponses? Oh yeah, I know, b/c meetup costs $180/year. I already run 2 other meetup groups, so I cannot commit to another.

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #13 on: October 30, 2016, 05:35:04 PM »
Hi, from Virginia Beach.  It doesn't look like this thread has been active in awhile, maybe we can get this started back up again in this area.

You could join the Mustachian Google Group. Someone scheduled a meetup in DC (near NOVA) just a few weeks ago.

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #14 on: March 08, 2017, 11:21:44 AM »
Hey there

Just thought I'd bump this thread - I'm new to Virginia Beach / Tidewater area and am looking for some contacts.

Was there any action on organizing a meeetup in CoVa?

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #15 on: January 06, 2018, 07:55:28 AM »
I've created a Hampton Roads Mustachian group for us folks in CoVa. Join so we can get together!

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #16 on: January 06, 2018, 07:56:54 AM »
I've created a Hampton Roads Mustachian facebook group for us folks in CoVa.

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #17 on: November 13, 2018, 02:37:25 PM »
Hi, I will be in the Richmond/Central Virginia area this coming June when I start full time work. Was wondering if anyone wanted to meet up and/or look into finding living space.

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #18 on: November 14, 2018, 12:00:51 AM »
I'm in central VA and definitely interested in meeting up with others in the area. Hit me up when you get to town @vtsigtauMustache.

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #19 on: November 14, 2018, 06:32:18 AM »
Hi, I will be in the Richmond/Central Virginia area this coming June when I start full time work. Was wondering if anyone wanted to meet up and/or look into finding living space.

When you move PM or create a thread - happy to meet up! PM if you need help figuring out where to apartment/house hunt.

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #20 on: November 17, 2018, 03:51:30 PM »
I have recently moved to the Waynesboro area and would be interested in a meetup with others in the Staunton- W'boro- Charlottesville area!

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #21 on: January 10, 2019, 05:12:11 AM »
DH and I just moved to Charlottesville area and would love to meet some new mustachean friends!

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #22 on: January 18, 2019, 11:37:42 AM »
I just did a Choose FI - Richmond group meetup and they are pretty similar to mustachians….It's a facebook group vs like here.  It was fun!  If anyone is in the Richmond area, I'd enjoy meeting some other mustachians, although I'm more fat FIRE than lean FIRE.  We moved from Chicago area last September.

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #23 on: January 26, 2019, 03:24:42 PM »
Yes. I'm in Arlington for the next 2 weeks then traveling for a few months but keep me posted. If I can swing it, I'd love to. (Esp. since the camps are sold out.)

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #24 on: March 05, 2019, 02:54:44 PM »
Alexandria here. But a DC-area thread may be more apropos...

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #25 on: June 20, 2019, 05:56:23 AM »
I'm in the CVille area too. Down for a meet-up anywhere within an hour.

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #26 on: June 22, 2019, 08:25:17 PM »
Springfield here... anyone wanna figure something out sometime?

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #27 on: September 07, 2019, 11:21:25 PM »
Little dated thread, but let's get the party started. I'm offering to host a cookout in Charlottesville, I have a grill and will buy meat and beer, anyone else in for some grilling and FI and thrifty discussions? I'm thinking next weekend or weekend after, but open to weeknights if others are close enough to make that work.

Who's in?

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #28 on: September 09, 2019, 06:29:34 AM »
I’m in Richmond, but busy the next two weekends.

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Re: Virginia Meet-Up (Let's Get'r Done!)
« Reply #29 on: September 09, 2019, 05:10:44 PM »
@NeoGeek I am in! Hopefully we can get some more people willing