Yep! I'm on it. And don't forget to sign up for a shift if you want one :)

Any last minute computer display ideas?

-- phoebe

On Thu, May 20, 2010 at 10:33 AM, Eugene Zelenko
<> wrote:
> Hi, Jon!
> Please don't forget to send your and Phoebe cell phone numbers to
> volunteers today/Friday.
> Sure, it should be in private mails.
> Eugene.
> On Wed, May 5, 2010 at 11:55 AM, Jon Davis <> wrote:
>> Ok, I was a lazy bastard, I apologize.  I've finally gone and created the
>> shift signup for Maker Faire:
>> Last year, we had the problem with having too many people at the booth first
>> thing in the morning and then not enough later in the day. This year we're
>> going to break things up into "shifts". I ask that you show up at least 10mn
>> early for your shift and be ready to stay around for the duration of your
>> shift (Obviously 100% is not required, but I ask that you don't plan on
>> wandering off for half the time of the shift). After the shift, you're more
>> than welcome to stay at the Faire (since you're already in the gate) and do
>> what ever your heart desires. If you've got a late shift, we can get you in
>> early to the Faire so you can "check things out", and then work later.
>> On the wiki, I put 3 "slots" per shift.  Replace the slot with your name for
>> your desired shift.  If your desired shift is already full, please consider
>> filling out the other shifts before "expanding" a filled shift.
>> FAQ's
>> Q) Can we have more than 3 people working at once?
>> A) Yes, but per my previous mention, I'd like to try and balance out the
>> volunteers.
>> Q) Can we work multiple shifts?
>> A) Of course.  I'm not going to say no to anyone that wants to spend the
>> entire day with Phoebe and I, loosing our voice shouting over what ever
>> noisy thing we'll be next to this year.
>> Q) I'm not exactly sure when I can work/Your times don't work for me.  What
>> can I do?
>> A) It's not a perfect system.  If you're not sure, put yourself down as a
>> maybe.  If you're travel arrangements preclude a specific time period
>> (you're going to be an hour late, etc), just note that too.  We'll have
>> people there, I'm just trying to space them out over the entire day.
>> Q) Do I have to pay to get in?
>> A) No.  We get a set of badges (generally not enough for everyone, but we
>> make it work), and we'll get you in and out of the "staff" entrance -
>> details to follow.
>> Q) Do I get to see the Faire?
>> A) Yes, the Faire is open 10am to 8pm Saturday and 10am to 6pm Sunday.  We
>> only ask for 3 hours of that time.
>> Q) Can I come multiple days?
>> A) Yes
>> Q) What does a volunteer have to do?
>> A)  Basically, you get to sit at our booth, look pretty, accept compliments
>> (people love Wikipedia) and tell people about Wikimedia/Wikipedia/All the
>> projects.  If we're lucky, you might even convince a few people to edit.
>> We'll have "stuff" to give away (like flyers, and stickers and such).
>> Q) I'm confused, I have more questions
>> A) That isn't a question - but email the list, or me personally - I can tell
>> you about Maker Faire till your ears bleed.
>> -Jon
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