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March 29, 2008

Things You Can Do to Fight State Park Closures

There is a bill before the State Legislature that would declare 48 State Parks "excess property", which would release them for sale and development.

While we may all be angry about the proposed state park closures, just being angry will do no good. The only way we can make an impact is by making ourselves heard.

Here are a few ways:

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Posted by Walter at 09:53 AM

March 23, 2008

Civilian Re-Enacting

If someone wants to get dressed up in a uniform, and march around playing "bang you're dead", it is generally not too difficult to find some kindred spirits to play with.

However, for those who are more interested in the more peaceful aspects of history, it is sometimes a bit harder.

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Posted by Walter at 10:21 AM

The "Save Our State Parks" Website

The folks who are fighting to save our State Parks from the Governor's planned cuts have set up a website to coordinate their activities.

It can be found at

Posted by Walter at 09:56 AM

March 18, 2008

Vintage Dance Workshops Around the World

This has been passed to me by Richard Powers of Stanford University:

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Posted by Walter at 09:45 AM

March 15, 2008

Marketing for Preservation Groups

This may be of interest to preservation groups.

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Posted by Walter at 08:40 AM

March 01, 2008

Newport Vintage Dance Week - August 11-17 2008

Here is information on the Newport Vintage Dance Week.

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Posted by Walter at 10:27 AM