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by lucky
Sun Jul 29, 2007 12:52 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Night Of 1001 Themes: Festival Opening NIght
Replies: 39
Views: 39327

Good! Meet tonight around 7pm to discuss various options.

I can get a few Burlesque acts together, I hope. Would be cool to have random entertainments throughout the night.

I'm not so great on the bands front, anyone have contacts for decent ones?

A*
by lucky
Sat Jul 28, 2007 2:55 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Night Of 1001 Themes: Festival Opening NIght
Replies: 39
Views: 39327

Right guys, Everyone will look great but of course there are some considerations, a mask has a primary use, so be on full guard for the under-age and weirdo-fucks under guise. Sure. All masks should be handed out by one or two people, rather than freely available. Or something. They're on the windo...
by lucky
Sat Jul 28, 2007 1:09 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Night Of 1001 Themes: Festival Opening NIght
Replies: 39
Views: 39327

Here's some more. Order may be screwed. MOREMOREMORE! 323. Patches 324. Zit Spit 325. 'Me, me, me' night 326. Burp-a-rama 327. 2D Night 328. Piece of Puke Night 329. Love is... 330. The Optimism of Nick Cave 331. Gunge Night 332. Silent Night 333. Noel Edmonds: Let Him Save You 334. Shite Night 335....
by lucky
Sat Jul 28, 2007 1:06 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: SKIP PERMIT NEEDED.
Replies: 32
Views: 32080

HUGE THANKS to everyone who came and mucked in, it's great to see a whole bunch of people up for doing this sort of work again! 'Bill and Ben, the Rubbish Men' are, indeed, rubbish. Meant to come between 9:30-10 and didn't turn up. Called at 10:30, he was still waiting for the driver to turn up with...
by lucky
Sat Jul 28, 2007 10:28 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Help desperately needed tonight
Replies: 0
Views: 1625

Help desperately needed tonight

Hi! We need shifts covered today: 10-3 12-5 Night Manager 7-close 9-close I've got commitments tonight and *have* to leave at 7pm, so can't stay behind at all. Thusly, if I don't get a Night Manager I will close the kitchen and cafe down. Tonight's event is 8-9 ALAGRIJMA - experimental/fusion and or...
by lucky
Fri Jul 27, 2007 3:05 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Shifts needing covered over the weekend
Replies: 0
Views: 1796

Shifts needing covered over the weekend

I'm on all weekend, and would burst with excitement and gratitude if I knew all the shifts were covered. We're doing fairly well at the moment - pre-festival tinglings all round. Still, there's a few free slots. Find yourself in one minute phoning us (2204538) to pick up a shift. SAT: 10-3 12-5 NIGH...
by lucky
Thu Jul 26, 2007 9:29 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Night Of 1001 Themes: Festival Opening NIght
Replies: 39
Views: 39327

Shannon wrote:Yo: I will post all the missing themes in the first couple of hundred soon. I hope I can read the ones written at the end of the night...
Is that where there were huge jumps in the numbers? I've shifted some round/made some up to balance the numbers. We can still add them, of course!

A*
by lucky
Thu Jul 26, 2007 9:26 pm
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: Next Vollie Party July
Replies: 18
Views: 20845

Yeah, get them but get enough of the other ones to work on tomorrow, if you still want to.

A*
by lucky
Thu Jul 26, 2007 2:59 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Night Of 1001 Themes: Festival Opening NIght
Replies: 39
Views: 39327

CORRECTION: *319. Backstreet Toys* 320. The Woman Behind The Man Behind The Wheel 321. Cuntdown 322. Betty Bothroyd's Curse Of Haemmeroids 323. If Jerry Adams and Ian Paisley Were Lovers... 324. Pasta Crafts for Moses 325. Be All and End All 326. Endear an Old Dear 327. 'Take Your Momma Out' Hitman ...
by lucky
Thu Jul 26, 2007 2:48 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Night Of 1001 Themes: Festival Opening NIght
Replies: 39
Views: 39327

278. Killer Queens 279. Remarkable Wives 280. Government Scandal 281. Irritating Protagonists 282. A Bit More Than Zero Tolerance Night 283. Faultline Fun 284. Arms Race 285. Baldwins Galore! 286. Bermuda Pubic Triangle – Where Your Money and Self Worth Mysteriously Dissapear. 287. Royal Mail Never ...
by lucky
Thu Jul 26, 2007 2:13 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Night Of 1001 Themes: Festival Opening NIght
Replies: 39
Views: 39327

Some are 'stocking fillers' (one is 'Fill My Stockings' Night). Time's pressing on though! 1. speedophile 2. beer + boobs 3. morrisey 4. hard rock man-eating vagina warriors 5. short shorts 7. mr. motivator 9. cosmetic surgery 13. guns + authority night 15. paramilitary 16. sensory deprivation 18. p...
by lucky
Thu Jul 26, 2007 1:58 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Night Of 1001 Themes: Festival Opening NIght
Replies: 39
Views: 39327

Night Of 1001 Themes: Festival Opening NIght

(For those not following pre-festival dinner post) Hey Kids! The BIGGEST PARTY ON THE PLANET is going down on the 3rd August. You better believe it. How big, I hear you ask? How about 1001 Themes big! Here's what we got so far. Any more suggestions post them below. Also, you can print this off and l...
by lucky
Thu Jul 26, 2007 1:55 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Pre-Festival Dinner
Replies: 26
Views: 22409

I'm typing up the themes for the poster, got 265 so far and just making up ones as I go along.

Gonna start a new post about this with appropriate title.

It's gonna take AGES, write any down at all you can think of.

Maybe put this in the cafe? Or anywhere?

A*
by lucky
Thu Jul 26, 2007 12:47 pm
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: Next Vollie Party July
Replies: 18
Views: 20845

Excellent idea. I'm going to be around tonight, will lend an arty hand. Tell people about it, and try to get people to bring whatever stuff they may already have. I've got loads of little gay bits, shall bring.

A*
by lucky
Wed Jul 25, 2007 5:28 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Pre-Festival Dinner
Replies: 26
Views: 22409

MOREMOREMORE!!!

Bugle Night
Insect Night
Tripe Night
Fetish Night
Adopt a Squid Night
Good Idea/Bad Idea Night

?

A*
by lucky
Mon Jul 23, 2007 8:17 pm
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: Next Vollie Party July
Replies: 18
Views: 20845

I give up.

Swith,Nick, let me know if you have a bright idea.

A*
by lucky
Mon Jul 23, 2007 7:51 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: Can someone clarify front of events book
Replies: 9
Views: 10150

Can someone do this front of the events book thing?

A*
by lucky
Mon Jul 23, 2007 7:48 pm
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: Next Vollie Party July
Replies: 18
Views: 20845

Anyone?

I'm sick of my voice echoing into the emptiness of this BB. *cry*

A*
by lucky
Mon Jul 23, 2007 7:46 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Mission Statement
Replies: 1
Views: 4147

To run a cafe to generate and income for all the magic The Forest weaves. To run the cafe to provide vegetarian and (preferably) vegan food, with the intention to convert to a fully vegan cafe in the near future. The kitchen will keep in mind it's ethical impact, aiming to support local business and...
by lucky
Mon Jul 23, 2007 7:29 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Mission Statement
Replies: 21
Views: 20084

Good job.

A*
by lucky
Mon Jul 23, 2007 7:28 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Pre-Festival Dinner
Replies: 26
Views: 22409

Bag a Douche Night
White Night
Politically Miscorrection Night
Ressurection Night
Defective Erective Night
Pick-Your-Own Night
Trance Night
Have we already got Ladies Night?
Stew Famine Night

Jonathan's suggested 'Good Night' - Caroline and I think this should be 1001.
by lucky
Sun Jul 22, 2007 4:16 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Vollie Call and Night Manager 'Training' Oppoetunity.
Replies: 0
Views: 1602

Vollie Call and Night Manager 'Training' Oppoetunity.

Yo! We're so lucky. Night Managers galore until Thursday, wayhey! It makes me so happy! If anyone wants to sign up to NM from Thursday go ahead, make golden super fun time. I'm actually Night Managing on Wednesday Night. If there are any NMs that need a confidence boost in this position come along. ...
by lucky
Fri Jul 20, 2007 6:24 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Help out Trish tonight!
Replies: 0
Views: 1580

Help out Trish tonight!

Yo!

Trish has kindly stood in to Night Manage tonight, so if anyone wants to come and give her a hand that would be great.

Come! Fun!

A*
by lucky
Thu Jul 19, 2007 3:51 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Rowling
Replies: 8
Views: 10726

That's hilarious! I love the Onion.

A*
by lucky
Thu Jul 19, 2007 12:54 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Rowling
Replies: 8
Views: 10726

Type in ROWLING UPSET in google images. I think she would definitely look at least this sad if we barred her.

A*
by lucky
Thu Jul 19, 2007 12:43 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: "BOXWARS BEGAN" this SUNDAY 8th!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 10723

Yeah Martin. I was gonna sit down and suggest which ones to put on (I thought all of them may be too much? Dunno how much space we have on this 23thing? If limitless, stick 'em all on!), but I'll leave it up to your discretion.

Or if someone else wants to choose?

Cheers! Alex*
by lucky
Thu Jul 19, 2007 10:07 am
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: Next Vollie Party July
Replies: 18
Views: 20845

Ras was asking to *combine* the drama night and the vollie party.

Easily done over two floors, methinks. Or,even if it's a daytime party, that would just break all the rules!

The Birthdays MUST be honored, who's taking the reign?

A*
by lucky
Thu Jul 19, 2007 10:05 am
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Rowling
Replies: 8
Views: 10726

Sean, thank you so much for my first morning chuckle.

Gold!

A*
by lucky
Thu Jul 19, 2007 10:02 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Forest Massive Events durring August!
Replies: 11
Views: 10673

I'll speak to her tonight.

A*
by lucky
Wed Jul 18, 2007 4:07 pm
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: Next Vollie Party July
Replies: 18
Views: 20845

Next Vollie Party July

I've been a big hand in making the past couple of Vollie Parties happen. I've got a lot on my plate at the moment, can someone else make this great thing happen, please?

A*
by lucky
Wed Jul 18, 2007 3:28 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Anyone have any Photos from Forest Fun(d)raiser at Octopus D
Replies: 1
Views: 2251

Can you also try and put them up on

http://www.23hq.com/photogroup/forest/

...and generally try to big this website up with your photos. It is our new home.

A*
by lucky
Wed Jul 18, 2007 3:17 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Forest Massive Events durring August!
Replies: 11
Views: 10673

What date is this meant to be on? Well, I think we're going with the glamorous Masquerade Ball Would be nice to do with a twist if possible (keeping in mind time scale to prepare). Totally ripping off another idea, how about doing it with a darker elegance ( http://www.vampireballpdx.com ) - this i...
by lucky
Wed Jul 18, 2007 2:59 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Mission Statement
Replies: 21
Views: 20084

Duncan wrote:Ask yourself, is it less than green to subvert ?
What!?!

Yes, it's good discussion.

Any answers?

A*
by lucky
Tue Jul 17, 2007 3:39 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Mission Statement
Replies: 21
Views: 20084

To be autonomous we need to have a structure we all agree works. We have entered into a WG structure. All I'm asking for is a straightforward mission statement that anyone who comes into the Forest and reads it (as I am intending to print them all up for the WG board) and knows straight away what th...
by lucky
Tue Jul 17, 2007 3:24 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Pre-Festival Dinner
Replies: 26
Views: 22409

I think something else was proposed for Thursday eve already? Small meeting? I'm not free till later that eve.

However, I think it would be an AMAZING idea. We need to have more casual things we do together that aren't meetings in the freezing dark office.

Go!

A*
by lucky
Mon Jul 16, 2007 9:52 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Painting the Floors
Replies: 9
Views: 11188

paintthemlikedirt
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paintthemlikedirt
by lucky
Mon Jul 16, 2007 9:49 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: Can someone clarify front of events book
Replies: 9
Views: 10150

Yeah, the events book is good. It's nice to still have something still working on paper! If you wanna know what it says on the front, ask for it in the Kitchen. Making people go onto the BB may take an even more amount of effort on whoever's present in the kitchen, having to explain the whole proces...
by lucky
Mon Jul 16, 2007 12:22 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Records delivered today!
Replies: 25
Views: 28902

Records delivered today!

The Forest Record is now in the office. Three boxes in the second room, complete with groovy grooves.

Well done guys!

A*
by lucky
Mon Jul 16, 2007 12:21 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: (re)New(ed) 'Minutes' Forum
Replies: 0
Views: 1154

(re)New(ed) 'Minutes' Forum

In order to renew the minutes forum, can everyone who's taken minutes for this months meetings *please* post them up in the minutes section, even if you've already posted elsewhere.

Don't let the forum die again.

A*
by lucky
Sun Jul 15, 2007 4:22 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Post minutes to minutes forum?
Replies: 5
Views: 5906

I think I put a post up about this before. The 'Cafe and Events' Minutes last had to be posted in 'Events'. Definitely need a forum for this. There is one for minutes at the bottom of the BB, but it's dead. Last post Sept '06. Can we have a 'All WGs minutes - VERY EXCITING READING' or something at t...
by lucky
Sun Jul 15, 2007 4:18 pm
Forum: Volunteering
Topic: How do we encourage new volunteers?
Replies: 4
Views: 7061

How do we encourage new volunteers?

I've put this on as a sticky as it's a big issue we're maybe not so proactive with. So let's get active!

Please post any suggestions as how to encourage new volunteers to come into the Forest?

Go!

Alex*
by lucky
Sun Jul 15, 2007 4:01 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Mission Statement
Replies: 21
Views: 20084

Maybe incorporate the two. The thing about a mission statement is it needs to have some straightforwardness about it. Quite a bit. There are some mission statements that are more abstract but are self explanatory in their nature as WGs, like Drama and, my personal favorite, Equipment, Tech and Broke...
by lucky
Sun Jul 15, 2007 3:51 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: Can someone clarify front of events book
Replies: 9
Views: 10150

Can someone clarify front of events book

Please reply to this topic in 'Sound' forum ANy time anyone wants to book and event I always tell them, read the guidelines on the front of the events dairy and MAKE SURE YOU HAVE EVERYTHING YOU NEED WAY BEFOREHAND - DON'T ASSUME WE WILL HAVE EVERYTHING YOU NEED. Then they do read the front of the ...
by lucky
Sun Jul 15, 2007 3:50 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Can someone clarify front of events book
Replies: 0
Views: 2104

Can someone clarify front of events book

Please reply to this topic in 'Sound' forum ANy time anyone wants to book and event I always tell them, read the guidelines on the front of the events dairy and MAKE SURE YOU HAVE EVERYTHING YOU NEED WAY BEFOREHAND - DON'T ASSUME WE WILL HAVE EVERYTHING YOU NEED. Then they do read the front of the ...
by lucky
Sun Jul 15, 2007 3:48 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: Sound mixing at events
Replies: 6
Views: 8224

Any time anyone wants to book and event I always tell them, read the guidelines on the front of the events dairy and MAKE SURE YOU HAVE EVERYTHING YOU NEED WAY BEFOREHAND - DON'T ASSUME WE WILL HAVE EVERYTHING YOU NEED. Then they do read the front of the book. If it comes to the night and they panic...
by lucky
Sun Jul 15, 2007 3:37 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Forest Massive Events durring August!
Replies: 11
Views: 10673

I'm totally up for Hotel City 3000. I love it! And, any other ideas will be easy to make happen. I'm willing to oversee, if you like and someone wants to help? Is there a budget? What's the exact date? Anyone any more suggestions? Performers/ances? Forest Masqe theme? Food fight? A giant cardboard t...
by lucky
Sat Jul 14, 2007 12:58 pm
Forum: Facilities
Topic: Sound mixing at events
Replies: 6
Views: 8224

I think it needs to be put to bands more implicitly that they should get in touch with Soundies should they need help, or face the consquences.

It doesn't seem to be so far. I didn't even know this facility was here! I am blind.

A*
by lucky
Sat Jul 14, 2007 12:48 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: CLEANING ARMY!!!
Replies: 13
Views: 11763

Sure.

Anything else people can think of, specifics, please post here of PM me.

A*
by lucky
Thu Jul 12, 2007 10:09 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Mission Statement
Replies: 21
Views: 20084

"to create an open access working group with the intention of using the forest building, gallery space and bulletin board as a site for the creation, development, discussion and exhibition of contemporary arts with a specific focus on building a dialogue between the working group, the artists and t...
by lucky
Thu Jul 12, 2007 10:04 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: computer printing problem
Replies: 4
Views: 5370

chris wrote: i've been using 'the gimp' and 'photoshop' a lot over the last week (in an independent trial)... and unfortunetly 'photoshop' is just miles better.. so that settles that then.?
Gimp is amazing. You just don't know how to use it.

Makes me so sad.

A*