Lost Cameras at BM/AfterGlow Announce/NDDP update/Connecting Circles

In this issue

  • Help reunite folks with their Lost Cameras at Burning Man
  • Afterglow Announcement!
  • Date changed to Jan 5: The New Democratic Dance Party (NDDP)
  • Connecting Circles : An In-depth Discussion and Q&A about the NDDP: Sat Nov 17
  • Other events previously mentioned are in the BMV Calendar: http://burningvan.ca/calendar

Time to play “I know that Burner!” and reunite folks with their lost cameras. Aaaand GO! http://www.flickr.com/photos/burning_man_lost_and_found/

Afterglow Announcement!
Only THREE DAYS left until AFTERGLOW, a celebration of art, music and community. The excitement is building! The first of many trucks was loaded tonight, ticket sales are going strong and a buzz is in the air!

In this announcement…

  • Shuttle Bus Ticket Deadline Extended
  • Event Tickets
  • Art Grants Announced
  • Volunteers Needed
  • Ride Shares

Shuttle Bus Ticket Deadline Extended
The Shuttle Bus ticket deadline has been extended to noon on Saturday. If you plan on taking advantage of the Shuttle Bus purchase your tickets ASAP, as it may sell out! There are only 16 seats left! Once you have purchased your event ticket, you will be sent a link to purchase shuttle bus tickets along with your confirmation. If you require a pick up from Park Royal in West Vancouver, please contact Tia at [email protected]

Event Tickets
Tickets are selling VERY fast! We are almost at capacity so don’t wait to buy your ticket at the last minute. Cash sales are no longer available. Purchase your ticket online at: http://afterglowvancouver.org/tickets/
THERE WILL BE NO TICKETS AT THE DOOR! Make sure your friends know too!
An email will be sent to all ticket holders with directions to the event.
Don’t forget to print your tickets and bring 2 pieces of ID!

Art Grants Announced
Check out all the recipients of the GVIAS art grants for Afterglow here… http://afterglowvancouver.org/art-installations-at-afterglow/

Volunteers Needed
We are looking for volunteers to help set up on Friday in Squamish. If you are interested in helping out, please contact Erik at [email protected].
Also, we still have a few bar shifts to fill. Let us know here if you are interested…

Ride Shares
If you need a ride or have an extra seat to offer, check out our Ride Share document here…. hhttp://bit.ly/AfterGlowRideshare
Remember, Plan ahead! DO NOT DRINK AND DRIVE!

The New Democratic Dance Party (NDDP)
DATE CHANGED: <<<Saturday, January 5th >>>
Where: The FALL Tattooing & Artists Gallery 644 Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC
When: Jan 5th 7pm – 4am
What: The first NDDP Event!

Tonight, we will celebrate with a purpose as we inaugurate the New Democratic Dance Party (NDDP) – an unprecedented local not-for-profit organization that aims to fund substantial community projects. The NDDP fuses dance-culture with direct democratic process, whereby funds gathered through admission are pooled to form a grant. The grant is awarded on the evening of the party through a live voting system.
Website coming Nov 16, or email [email protected]

W2 & Connecting Circles Present: A Night of Deep Sounds, Art and Ideas
Saturday, November 17, 2012
8:00pm until 4:30am

So it’s been a little while since our last show back in January. This time we are excited to be offering a fresh lineup that combines live and electronic performances by BC locals. Two floors of music will be accompanied by an art gallery, video installation and live painting on the main floor, featuring work by West Coast visual artists.

The evening will also be preceded by a panel discussion and Q&A to introduce and evolve ideas related to a new community fundraising initiative called the New Democratic Dance Party, which will be launched on December 15th. This initiative will organize dance events in order to pool community funds and resources which are then used as grants to enable local, socially conscious projects. These projects are selected by the event participants through a direct democratic process that will take place live at the venue. More details:

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