FlameSILVER Member
addict
435 posts
Location: VIC, MELB, Australia


Posted:
Hey there Hoppers am lookin for any melb twirlers who want to come spin for a cause smile

Its Youth Awareness Week and I have been asked to rally some twirlers for spinning at the closing ceremony and to also help teach in a workshop for poi. This is a non paid event but fuel will be provided and lots of drummers and music: here's the details as follows for the whole day...... this is a copy of the email of info i was sent

"Ok, the details for the event are as follows:
>
> 30th april @ gasworks park, cnr Graham and Pickles
> st
> Albert park 12pm-6pm
>
> aimed at youth between 12-25-as it is a community
> event we are expecting all ages though
>
> there will be a cd launch of a compilation put
> together by local youth bands
>
> there will be the solar powered funktion 1
> system and the bio diesel fuelled double decker bus)
>
> there will be various rides and attractions
> including
> a surfriding comp, footy handball comp, carnival
> strong person comp, aero jump and space jump
>
> free nutritious food-lentil as anything is on board
as is new
> york slice pizza
>
> market stalls
>
> drumming, poi, dancing and jewelery making workshops
>
> youth services info stalls
>
> Closing ceremony including fire twirlers and a
> chance
> for the drummers to provide a live tribal rythme-we
> are hoping a large circle will be made with the
> twirlers and dancers in the middle
>
> graffeti and breakdancing demos...
>
>
> we're hoping to provide as much free food and
> entertainment as possible so that everyone can have
> a
> great time regardless of their financial situation.
> Not only is this event a celebration of youth, but
> also of the environment. Gasworks is a beautiful
> inner city setting with loads of room! There are
> rooms available for workshops and indoor
> activities-as
> well as the large park lands...
>
>market stalls and booths are free and available.
>
> So there it all is!
>
>
> In any case it should be a fantastic day with an
> emphasis on music, environmental awareness, good
> healthy living, and most of all fun!
>
>
So i am awaiting further confirmation on times for poi workshop and should know tommorow so will post them asap.

If anyone is interested please let me know and hope you can all come and help spin for a cause. ubbangel

*In the car while Pink is playing on the radio*
Tristan aged 4 : "Mum is this Pink?"
Flame:"Yes mate this is Pink?"
Tristan:"Are you going to Pink?"
Flame:"Yes i am"
Tristan:"Cool well I'm going to BLUE" smile


mycoBRONZE Member
Pooh-Bah
2,084 posts
Location: melbourne, victoria, australia


Posted:
thanks for the info flame, sounds like a goer smile

Sakura_MoonHop's Kitten Jester.
1,803 posts
Location: Wonderland igloo, Vic, Australia


Posted:
i'm there

.:Pink Exocutioner:.

I am Jack's Raging Bile Duct...

Loving you from the deepest part of my loins.



roarfireSILVER Member
comfortably numb
2,676 posts
Location: The countryside, Australia


Posted:
I'm there too. My parents are even coming down with me to watch smile



I can't do the poi workshops though....as I do staff smile

.All things are beautiful if we take the time to look.


pineapple peteSILVER Member
water based
5,125 posts
Location: melbourne, Australia


Posted:
hey flame,
sounds great and i should be able to come.
ill need to do some poi repairs before hand, but they'll be fine
let us know if u need any help, this saturday includes waking up, and if i can be stuffed, goin to juggle art, but that's only for balloon animal balloons ubbloco

cheers, pete biggrin

"you know there are no trophys for doing silly things in real life yeah pete?" said ant "you wont get a 'listened to ride of the valkyries all the way to vietnam' trophy"

*proud owner of the very cute fire_spinning_angel, birgit and neon shaolin*


mycoBRONZE Member
Pooh-Bah
2,084 posts
Location: melbourne, victoria, australia


Posted:
i had it in my head that it was sunday instead of saturday. i gotta work till 4, but it'll be fine going after that, maybe get there 4.30. it's a bugger, cos i did want to go for the day. frown least i'll make it for the closing ceremony

roarfireSILVER Member
comfortably numb
2,676 posts
Location: The countryside, Australia


Posted:
Hey Flame, did they leave you with a number to call them? Or could you PM me with the email? smile

.All things are beautiful if we take the time to look.


FlameSILVER Member
addict
435 posts
Location: VIC, MELB, Australia


Posted:
Thanks guys for coming and supporting the event. I have confirmation on some details.

They have double booked us and another group for doing a poi workshop - so the other group will be teaching poi.

They have asked us to come twirl from 5 - 5.30 and firewater and or kero is being provided.

Thanks for helping out guys see you there.

Sakura moon and I will be there from around 2.

cheers
flame

*In the car while Pink is playing on the radio*
Tristan aged 4 : "Mum is this Pink?"
Flame:"Yes mate this is Pink?"
Tristan:"Are you going to Pink?"
Flame:"Yes i am"
Tristan:"Cool well I'm going to BLUE" smile


roarfireSILVER Member
comfortably numb
2,676 posts
Location: The countryside, Australia


Posted:
I'll be getting there about 4.30



Are there going to be other spinners there or just us 6 Hoppers?

.All things are beautiful if we take the time to look.


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