April 21 - 24, 2010Just a quick, full, productive, action-packed trip to have several working meetings with four organizations, do some manual labor, attend a career fair and see as many friends as I could squeeze into four days, sunup to sundown.
parking fiasco half way to LAX.
A beautiful day & flight in. Until we got to landing and below the (ugh!) clouds & rain.
|From BLI, via Irene to Dr. Fuhrmeister and WECU. It's already hectic.||2-6 pm working meeting meeting (action plan, flowchart) with Irene, Joy, Mike re: Whatcom Re-Entry Coalition pilot project (furniture) and Joy Institute.||6:30 to see Frank, Beth, Mitch who so graciously offered me their extra bedroom for 3 nights.|
Cafe mtg. w/ John B. re: Chuckanut Ridge distribution of media CD
9:30 Colophone Cafe mtg. w/ Irene, Joy, Adam
11:00 Village Books lunch mtg. w/ Irene, Joy
1:15 career fair at Western Washington University
2:00 Responsible Development fund-raising CD meeting with John B, MaryAnn, Jon S
3:45 Boundary Bay Brewery BBQ, collaborate with Jon S about continued organized opposition to Chuckanut Ridge.
Also received my own certificate of Appreciation from Whatcom Re-Entry Coalition
Bellingham walkabout before going to a radio performance.
|The burned out Whatcom Middle School||Ref.:
|7:30 Attend the Chuckanut Radio Hour at the Leopold Ballroom where Beth was singing with her group during intermissions|
|8:45 Bayside Grill for breakfast with Lionel, Heidi|
|10:00 Amy's Place to discuss grant opportunities research & writing. Then workshop training for Cameron & Heidi for website with June & Wendy from BWyse.|
|3:30 Back to the Bayside Grill for e-mailing & phone calls.|
|5:30 Back to Amy's Place to observe the Friday night activities at the new center that we setup during Christmas week 2009.|
|Visit Kurt & Janet to say hello. I'm pooped.|
|Return flight at 7:00 after a short night's sleep. Uneventful & a nice day to be flying.|
|Car parking at Crenshaw station turned out to be free and not towed. Yippie.|