[vcf-midatlantic] Lemonade RE: Blantant Attack on Kennett Classic!
js at sdf.org
Fri Mar 13 21:36:45 EDT 2020
Bill and all,
Jeff has verbalized what I was thinking. To help people make a vacation of the two events, we need a list of fun places to visit - places geeks like us would find interesting - to fill the intervening week. The first thing I found is the Marshall Steam Museum (10 minutes from Kennett Square). Altoona and Gallitzin may be too far.
From: vcf-midatlantic <vcf-midatlantic-bounces at lists.vcfed.org> On Behalf Of Jeff Salzman via vcf-midatlantic
Sent: Thursday, March 12, 2020 8:12 PM
To: vcf-midatlantic <vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org>
Cc: jsalzman at gmail.com
Subject: Re: [vcf-midatlantic] Blantant Attack on Kennett Classic!
Making lemonade out of lemons... wouldn't it be an incentive for those
regular visitors who travel long ways to to attend VCF East to also hang
around the area for less than an additional week to attend Kennett Classic?
Especially those who would would be flying in and might justify staying a
few extra days to do so. Why pay for two sets of round trip flights if they
wanted to go to Kennett Classic, too?
Not trying to incite violence here. It's just a thought.
On Thu, Mar 12, 2020 at 7:02 PM Dean Notarnicola via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> We had no choice. September and November were out. Considering the only
> two weekends at our disposal were the one we chose or the same one as your
> event, we jumped through hoops to avoid rescheduling on the same dates as
> your event. and considering the circumstances under which we had to do so
> we would hope you would understand.
> On Thu, Mar 12, 2020 at 6:49 PM Bill Degnan via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> > To schedule vcf east less than a week before our event is a blantant and
> > ignorant obnoxious affront to us! We consulted with vcfed so as not to
> > infringe with the events and plans of the federation and this is what we
> > get in return. How unprofessional. I ask everyone to stand behind us to
> > protest this decision. Please be human and decent, we did everything to
> > space our event. We offered to volunteer at vcfed! If you continue to
> > pursue this, the working relationship between our two groups will be
> > permanently damaged.
> > Bill and Karen.
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