"If we ignore nature.....maybe it'll go away."
----- Original Message -----
From: Christopher Scharpf <ichthos_at_charm.net>
To: "NANFA e-mail list" <nanfa_at_aquaria.net>
Sent: Thursday, July 11, 2002 8:16 PM
Subject: NANFA-- IMPORTANT CONVENTION UPDATE
> Since Bob Muller's computer (or e-mail) is down, and Leo Long's away, I've
> been asked to pass along these very important messages:
> If you're coming to the NANFA Convention, and have not yet registered, we
> need to have a final head count by Thursday, July 25. The hotel is
> this head count so they know how much food to order. Please let Bob Muller
> know by calling him at 248-398-0195 by July 25. Or blip me an e-mail at
> ichthos_at_charm.net and I will let Bob know for you. If you do not let us
> you're coming, or show up unannounced, we cannot guarantee that there will
> be food for you to eat!
> If you are coming, please pay ahead of time. The hotel is prohibiting us
> from accepting walk-in registrations. (Not sure why; perhaps there's a
> law prohibiting ticket sales on hotel grounds. Whatever the case, they are
> non-negotiable and quite serious on this point.)
> For complete information on the absolutely fabulous fish-filled weekend
> Bob and Leo have planned, go to:
> Also, be sure to get in those t-shirt orders, and show the world that
> a native fish fan with that breathtaking portrait of a greenside darter on
> your back! Please reserve your shirt now, because once these incredibly
> beautiful shirts are gone, they're gone! Orders will be accepted through
> July 14!
> And if you can't make it to the convention, at least, at LEAST, buy some
> raffle tickets. You can get six for $5. read about the prizes here:
> Download the tickets (required Adobe Acrobat) here:
> Hey, if that's too much work, send me $5 (payable to NANFA) and I will
> out the tickets for you! Imagine, if everybody in NANFA bought 6 tickets,
> we'd raise over $2200!
> So, to summarize:
> 1) Let me or Bob Muller know you're coming by July 25.
> 2) Pay the registration fee ahead of time, not at the door.
> 3) Reserve your t-shirts by July 14.
> 4) Buy raffle tickets and send them to NANFA HQ by July 31. (Or, if you're
> going to the convention, buy them there.)
> Stephanie and I hope to see you at the native fish extravaganza of the
> Chris Scharpf
> Yr tireless NANFA svt
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