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WELCOME TO NORWESCON 35!
Welcome to Norwescon, I hope that you all are as excited as I am. A great way to start your convention and to meet all our GoH's is to a end the Banquet tonight; tickets will be on sale today in the lobby.
I am looking forward to seeing all of you at the convention. I love meeting and talking to our members, so feel free to stop me in the halls and tell me about what you like (or don’t like) about our convention, as we are always looking for ways to make Norwescon better.
Norwescon 35 Chairman
Too many nonperishables in your emergency kits for the zombie apocalypse? Jeeves suggests bringing them to Norwescon! Look for the white Northwest Harvest bins close to Registration for donations. If you don’t have any nonperishables, you may always donate cash at registration.
THURSDAY PROGRAM CHANGES
JC Gordon Granger
Wizard’s Hats—Witch’s Veils 5:30 pm OLY 1
Arcade? Room 7110
Art Show? Grand Ballroom 1
Artists’ Alley? Concourse 2
Cloak Room? Room 7101
Con Office? Room 7106
Con Security/Lost & Found? Room 7108
Dealers’ Room? NW Ballrooms
Gaming, Scheduled? Cascade 9/10
Gaming, Open? Rotunda 1 & 2
Hospitality? Olympic 3
Maxi’s Lounge? Top of the Tower (R on the Tower elevators)
Volunteers? Olympic 2
Get ready for a partial solar eclipse on May 20th. Venus transits on June 3rd with a total eclipse on August 20th in Portland, OR.
Jeeves respectfully requests all parties to please register with the Con Office, located in 7106.
Norwescon has partnered with Guidebook, http://guidebook.com/g/nwc2012/ to provide our online convention schedule. If you have a smartphone (iPhone, Android, Blackberry, or web-enabled devices), just visit the above web address to install the Guidebook app and download the Norwescon 35 (2012) guide!
You can also go directly to http://m.guidebook.com/1128/ to browse through our entire schedule day-by-day!
WHO IS DJ TOX2MUCH? WHAT IS THE MASTERMIX CAFÉ? Find out tomorrow at Maxi’s.
Evergreen 3&4, 8 p.m.
Evergreen 3&4, 9 p.m.
Evergreen 3&4, 10 p.m.
Want to follow these bands on Twitter?
MC Firedrill - #chiptunes
Rai Kamishiro - #nerdcore #jpop
Kraken-Rohl - #seapunk #steampunk
Jeeves gently suggests interested parties VOLUNTEER
Simply come to our Volunteers Lounge during the conven on and sign up!
Adults & Teens Welcome!
CASCADIA'S ALLEGEDLY GOT TALENT!
Wanna prove it? Wanna disprove it?
Have you heard about nwcMUSIC's Saturday afternoon production of Cascadia's Got Talent!? Come bring your song, your new dramatic reading, your juggling act, your stupid human tricks, and perform them before our audience and team of celebrity Drunks...err, judges! If you survive the Gong, you can win one of our allegedly fabulous, by which we mean terrible, prizes! Signup forms and rules are at Information, curtain goes up 3 pm Saturday afternoon up in the Salon.
Steven Baxter, Bridget Landry, John Picacio, Sheila Gilbert & Betsy Wolheim are all scheduled for the following:
Banquet 5-7 pm in Grand 2
Opening Ceremonies, 7-8 pm Evergreen 1 & 2
Movie Previews are taking over the world!
Keith and Alan here from the Movie Previews, again ready to bring the latest from Hollywood straight to your eyes and ears. Our schedule for this year:
Friday – Previews Show #1
1-3pm – Grand 3
Friday - Family Movie Previews
3:30-4:30pm – OLY 1
Saturday – Masquerade half-time – Note the Halftime will not be broadcast to the Hotel – if you want to see it, you have to be there!
Sunday – Previews Show #last – 12-2pm – Evergreen 1-2
Our Friday show will be especially popular so get there early. And the SWAG this year is the Mother lode! See you there!
Adult: Tickling is necessary for proper neurological development.
Small Child: What’s neurological development?
Adult: Helping your brain grow right.
Small child: Blah blah blah.
If she has a problem, she can get a ladder and kick my ass.
is the daily newsletter of Norwescon 35. Ar cles from the membership are greatly desired. The deadline for each issue is 10 pm the night before. Submission boxes are located at Registration, the Con Office, and the Info Table, or you may email Jeeves at firstname.lastname@example.org. Your editrix is Katrina Marier with ad hoc assistance from the Publications Team!
Norwescon 35 Zine #0 4/5/12