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Wednesday, April 25th, 2012
1:07 pm
[zanner1]
Dinner and Drag-Ball meet, in Lyndovnille VT, May 5th, 5:00pm
There will be no furmeet this month, in Brattleboro, Vermont.

:( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :( :(

It's beacuse of my current work and school situation. i simply cannot afford the gas or time to go anywhere until i get my first monthly check from my outside work - which started yesterday - meanwhile, i am still looking for work.

Now, the next meet will be on Saturday May 5th, in Lyndnoville Vermont (no, i am not crazy) at 5:00pm, at: the The Pizza Man. This is an RSVP-event only, please request attendance in advance, before showing up.

Now, why am i doing this? Well, the reservation part is only beacuse i -will- be allowing people to change in my apartment, and i require beforehand knowledge of anyone who comes into my home. But, why so near to my home?

Beacuse, at 8:00pm, at Lyndon State College, in ASAC 100 (the main room, not the theater) - on campus, is the annual DRAG BALL - oh yeah furries, we are rockin it that way baby.
https://www.facebook.com/events/176234762497717/

Video ad:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BKpRyf0Ccks

We will all suit up, or dress up (it matters not which) and go over and have a fun time. there should be alcohol on hand - they usually have a little wet bar there, and i will have or be a DD. I will ALSO NEED PRIOR APPROVAL FOR PEOPLE WISHING TO STAY AT MY APARTMENT who may be too tired or drunk to drive back home, as i only have so much space, and everyone needs to be out by 8am.

Sound good?

Sorry about the cancellation, but that is what my budget allows - plus, how often do we get to suit at a drag ball? :p - ps, the LSC WWLR Drag Ball does not require you to be in drag, male or female - you can come any way you wish.

PS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!vvvvvvvvvvvv
Dress code: Before the Drag Ball, everyone is disallowed from wearing the following, at the restaurant: Badges, ears, tails, paws or fursuits of any kind. Other furry stuff is okay, like collars, shirts, art stuff, etc - but i live a stone's throw away from the venue, in a conservative-ish town (except for the college crew) - so, please keep this in mind.
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

PS: there WILL be a furmmet, at a TBA location, in Brattleboro vermont on the 26th of May, at three pm.
Tuesday, March 20th, 2012
11:11 pm
[raksha007]
Saturday March 31st Burlington, VT Furmeet
March 31st, 2012---> zanner1 will be hosting a furmeet in Burlington, VT
What time---> 3pm
Where
---> Broco Loco (
http://boloco.com/stores/burlington-vt/) on Church Street
What will there be happening--->.After the meal, there will be fursuiting, bowling and whatever else we feel like doing.
Broco Loco---> a highly rated burrito place and relatively inexpensive and they make vegan burritos too.
           Directions---> http://www.yelp.com/biz/boloco---bu.....ton-burlington
Bowling---> Spare Time Bowling in Colchester (carpooling is available). If anyone arrives late to the meet, there is a killer of a restaurant there.
           Website--->  http://www.sparetimecolchester.com/weekend-fun

Current Mood: content
Saturday, January 14th, 2012
9:51 pm
[zanner1]
_-Saturday, Janurary 28th, 3:00pm Burlington VT FurMeet, OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENT-_
Hello there folks young and old, be they have fur, scales, feathers or skin. This is the Official Announcement for the Vermont FurMeet.

The next one is occurring on Saturday, January 28th at three in the afternoon. We will meet at this cool and relatively inexpensive (depending upon how much you eat) place called BoLoco, on Church street. It's a very well-rated burrito place - yes, they make vegan ones too. Afterwards, depending upon weather, we may walk Church St., but this IS winter in vermont, so therefore i can make no promises.
After that, we will then go bowling, but to the new regular location; Spare Time in Colchester, Vermont.

Okay, here is the itemized list of what we are doing!

-Meet up inside or at the door of BoLoco's, In Burlington VT at 3:00pm, Saturday, January 28th.

-Depending on the weather, we will walk around Church Street in downtown Burlington. People with fursuits be advised - there -will- be some degree of slush.

-We will then We will go to Spare Time bowling alley in Colchester (carpooling, for those who do not have a car) - http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&a.....731,-73.175836


BoLoco website -http://boloco.com/stores/burlington-vt/

Directions: http://www.yelp.com/biz/boloco---bu.....ton-burlington

Seven days restaurant rating - http://www.7dvt.com/2008taste-test-boloco

Bowling alley website (if anyone arrives late to the meet, there is a killer of a restaurant there)- http://www.sparetimecolchester.com/weekend-fun



__--So, i hope that plenty of people can make it out there, and i hope this helps kick off a great new year of meets!

-Zanner

Current Mood: accomplished
Friday, November 11th, 2011
11:05 pm
[zanner1]
Brattleboro, VT furmeet- 11/26/2011, 3:00pm, @ Panda North
Hey there furries, this is the official Vermont fur-meet announcement for the month of November! This month; Brattleboro! I know, it HAS been a while, and you all need some love down there after the flooding. So, weerrree bbaaack :D

Okay, so here's the break down!

When? - Saturday, November 26th, 3:00pm

Where? - Panda North Chinese and Japanese restaurant. http://www.yelp.com/biz/panda-nort-.....nt-brattleboro - 1332 Putney Rd Brattleboro. I will try and arrange a seating area in one of the private rooms, but in either case, if you cannot find us, just ask one of the people working, 'where are the furs?' :)

What then? - We will eat, talk, and generally hang out, have a good time, and THEN...

BOWLING: @ Brattleboro Lanes, where they, so far as i know, are looking forward to having the furries back! So please, please if you have a fursuit, bring it!

Anyway, that's the basics! If you have any questions, please let me know, or just post them puppies on up! OH, and Happy Thanksgiving, Furries! ^.^

Current Mood: accomplished
Tuesday, October 25th, 2011
5:31 pm
[zanner1]
UVM fursuit/costume haloween outing - ON HOWLLOWEEN DAY
Hello there furries! It's time for out favorite time of the year - Halloween! :D :D
Better yet, we get to have a meet that day - Monday the 31st, at 4pm, at nexusfolf 's apartment;

-Apartment 4-24 of the Redstone Apartments, 500 south Prospect, Burlington Vermont.

Everyone should bring some sort of food item or items, but in a potluck-style. This, is beacuse we will not be stopping at a restaurant later.

RULES: This is NOT A NORMAL FURMEET. ALL IN ATTENDANCE, IF NOT WEARING A FURSUIT OF SOME SORT< MUST HAVE A COSTUME ON.

THIS IS A COSTUMING MEET.

We will be getting ready / dressing up, and whatnot. Then, we will go 'suiting around the University of Vermont campus ^.^ so make sure, if you have a fursuit, to have adequate outdoor feet/sandals.

No badges after we set out, not non-costumes stuffs. Other then that, just use common sense ^.^

SO, let's run down the basics again, shall we?

-Meet time: 4pm, Monday, October 31st

-Meet up @ Apartment 4-24 of the Redstone Apartments, 500 south Prospect, Burlington Vermont.

-Bring food, nothing major, but in a potluck-type format.

-HAVE A COSTUME.

Anyway, if one has any questions, please let either of us know, and i hope many can make it, despite the unusual Monday timing. Happy Halloween :)
Thursday, October 20th, 2011
9:29 pm
[camohusky]
Official Ski & Snowboard Annoucement!
X-posted from FA.  Original journal link here -> http://www.furaffinity.net/journal/2687012/

The Ski & Snowboard trip is still gonna go on. I repeat: THE SKI & SNOWBOARD IS STILL GONNA HAPPEN!!! Some information:

What: A ski and snowboard trip in Vermont
Where: Okemo Mountain resort in Ludlow, VT
When: January 14th, 2012 (we will extend the trip to Jan 13 to 15th if we have enough people interested)
How much: Full day is $81, half day is $61 (this rate can be cheaper if we have enough for group rates.)
Link to Okemo's page: http://www.okemo.com/okemowinter/

About Group rates: We need 20 committed people in order to have group rates. We will need to make reservations for that a week before the event, BUT I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW A MONTH BEFORE HAND!!!

To everyone that wants to go: post a comment to this journal and I'll put you on the list of people that are going. If we hit the group number (which is 20), I'll contact everyone about buying lift tickets.  Otherwise everyone buys tickets on their own. Everyone that is going will have to take care of their own lodging as well.

To people who don't ski or snowboard or people who want to learn and ski and snowboard: sorry, I'm only going to focus on having experienced people going on the trip. In future years I will have events planned for people who just want to come for fun and have lessons set up for people that want to learn.

And to people who won't be able to go that weekend (AKA people going to FC): We will probably have another ski & snowboard weekend sometime during February. If there is enough interest I'll post info about that.

MY GOALS: to be able to have this event go on as painlessly as possible.  I would LOVE to have this become a yearly event. It would be totally cool if we can get to the point where we rent out lodging spaces at Okemo.

So we have 7 people ready to go, 13 people needed to be a group.  WHO'S GONNA GO?
Sunday, September 11th, 2011
10:32 am
[raksha007]
September 24th Furmeet in Burlington, VT @ 3pm

September 24th (Saturday)--> Zanner (http://www.furaffinity.net/user/zanner/) will be hosting a furmeet in Burlington

Where --> Ken's Pizza @  71 Chruch Street (http://www.campuslive.com/uvm/restaurants/kens-pizza-burlington)

When--> 3:00pm

What will we do later-->We will go fursuiting all over church street. It's late  September, so hopefully the temperature will be slightly more accommodating.

Once that is finished, or if we have a rain-day, we will go over to Champlain Lanes and bowl 'till we drop. 

Champlain Lanes--> is located 2630 Shelburne Rd, Shelburne, VT   http://www.champlainlanes.com/

He says  do not hesitate to ask him any questions. As always, non-furs are more than welcome.  =)

Current Mood: productive
Wednesday, August 31st, 2011
12:21 pm
[dj_nilli]
Just checkin!
Just wanted to make sure everyone in VT is alright after Irene. I know where I am wasn't hit hard at all, but I've been watching the news and got worried. T_T

Current Mood: worried
Monday, August 15th, 2011
2:42 pm
[hollyannvix]
Original Art Charity Auctions - Ends Tomorrow!
Just a reminder that my Charity Auctions will be ending tomorrow, about 7pm EST. Most are still at their base price of $1 minimum bid.

What I have for sale: all of these pieces are ORIGINALS! And, at one point or another, were featured in art shows at Anthrocon, What the Fur, or local art shows. Most are illustrations, and one of them is an oil painting.

All proceeds of the auctions (except for shipping fees of course) will be donated to the ALS Association, to help raise money for research to find the cause and cure of this horrible disease, as well as to help people who are currently living with ALS (aka, Lou Gehrig's Disease).

Here's your chance to bid on some original artwork by yours truly, plus the money is going towards a good cause :)

Here's a list of the auctions currently available:

Noble Fox: Click here

En Route to Heaven: Click Here

Gemstone Dragons #1: Emerald, Ruby and Pearl: Click Here

Gemstone Dragons #2: Sapphire, Opal and Amethyst: Click Here

Nellie's Flying Lesson: Click Here

Whilomena's Botany Class: Click Here

Again, they'll be ending tomorrow (August 16) around 7pm EST :)

Thanks guys! :)

Current Mood: hopeful
Sunday, August 14th, 2011
2:22 am
[raksha007]
August 27th Furmeet in Rutland, VT @ 2pm
I apologize for late post. I am sorry it took long to post this. Life has been really busy >.>;;;


August 27th (Saturday) - ChainerPrime will be hosting a furmeet in Rutland, Vermont

Where - Sewards Family Restaurant-->  224 North Main Street (http://www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurant_Review-g57383-d418412-Reviews-Seward_Family_Restaurant-Rutland_Vermont.html)

When - 2:00pm

We have a back room large table reserved for us..

What will we do later - Fursuiting is always welcome The more the merrier. We have a reservation for lazer tag at Gorilla Games for 4:30. They also have a gaming room. Gorilla Games (http://www.gorillagames.com) is located 133 Strongs Avenue next to the I-Party store.

Lazer tag information - You can only have group a group of 6-8 per game. For 2 hours: Rate is $12 per person

Current Mood: tired
Friday, August 12th, 2011
10:25 pm
[tobias_radjin]
Er Hello
Hi

I'm just wondering if anybody in the St. Albans/Swanton area going to the Furmeet in Rutland on the 27th?

If so, I would like a ride to and from the furmeet and I'm willing to help with paying for the gas.

Tobias
Friday, August 5th, 2011
9:43 pm
[camohusky]
Furmont Ski & Snowboard Trip!
ATTENTION SKIERS AND SNOWBOARDERS!!!

Myself and some of the Vermont furries have discussed about hosting a ski & snowboard trip in Vermont this coming winter season. Mark your calendars for January 13th to 15th for the trip. We will be going to Okemo Mountain Resort in Ludlow, VT. Right now I'm getting a preliminary headcount to see how many are interested in going on the trip. So if you are interested, please comment below answering the following questions:

Are you interested on going on the trip?
Do you ski or snowboard?
How experienced are you (beginner, intermediate, expert)?
Do you need ski or snowboard lessons?
Would you need lodging for the trip?
Which days (Jan 13th-15th) would you be skiing or snowboarding?
What will be your transportation method?
Do you have a fursuit?
Do you have any other preference for a mountain to ski or snowboard on?
and do you have any other comments to make?

I'll post more information (like prices and lodging) once I get an idea on how many people are interested.
Saturday, July 16th, 2011
11:30 pm
[zanner1]
July 30th furmeet - Burlington, chruch st. @ 3:00 pm, gather @ Ken's Pizza
-Sorry that this was not as in advance as it was on the Newengladfurs group or FA, but i thought i already posted here, AND there was that other super-early announcement.
-Zanner

Greetings, furries, this is the official Vermont Fur-Meet announcement. We shall be meeting at Ken's Pizza and Pub, 71 Church Street [802-862-3335] @ Three pm on Saturday, July 30th.

Again:
Meeting:

Where - Ken's Pizza and Pub, on Burlington's historic Chruch Street marketplace :D

When - Three pm (3:00) Saturday, july 30th. We will not leave the restaurant until around 4:30pm, to make ssure everyone has arrived.

How - Please come out of full suit, but any and all other accessories you wish to bring are fine. i made sure Ken's is a casual place, that will be okay with us.

What will we do later - WE WILL FURSUIT - so long as it is not raining. Those not haveing suits, which i assume will be most people, can hang around and watch (and please tape) the fun! Burlington loved us last time, they ought to this time as well. ---- after that we will go to Spare Time Bowling Alley. please google map the place AS WELL AS KEN'S, so that if we loose you in the trip there, YOU DO NOT GET LOST. - Remember, Spare Time Bowling Alley http://sparetimecolchester.com/bowling

Anyway, for those that went to AC, wow... what a time, looking forward to seeing yall again. To those that did not: Time to spread the fun around, in vermont's own little meet :) I hope many can make it. Peace.

-Zanner

If you have any questions, please feel free to message me, or comment, thanks. ALSO: Please notify me if you are at over 50% for going, so i know if i need to call Ken's again to let them know to brace for us. ty.
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Current Mood: okay
Saturday, July 2nd, 2011
1:23 am
[raksha007]
July 16th - 17th Camping trip, East Clarendon, VT
When--> July 16th (Saturday)- July 17th (Sunday)
Campsite location--> East Clarendon (town next to Rutland)

I was thinking of also being there on Friday. Please let me know if you would like to meet me there on Friday or Saturday.


Rendezvous:
11AM on July 16th
@ Whistlestop Corner Restaurant (http://newenglandphotos.blogspot.co.....estaurant.html)
#212 Rt. 103, East Clarendon, VT 05759
Their phone #: (802) 747 - 7070

Whistlestop Corner Restaurant is next to a veterinarian and less than 3 minutes from the campsite parking lot.
We will caravan up to the campsites. I suggest some of you carpool because the Appalachian/Long Trail (South) parking lot is small.

Campsites Parking Lot:
- Appalachian/ Long Trail (South)
- just before rail road tracks/sign
- there should be a Trail/National Forest sign
- 10 minutes or less from Rutland

Campsites info:
- There are up to 9 campsites along a river adjacent Appalachian/Long trail.
- It is a popular location. First come 1st serve basis.
- Free.
-Each camp site has fire pits.

From Parking lot to Campsites:
- takes 5-10 minutes walking to campsites.
- You have to cross a long and narrow bridge. Don't worry the bridge is very safe and strong.

Also, there is a swimming hole on the other side of the river that can be reached by going down a semi goat path. Many go there to swim.

Please note me if you would like to go. ^_^

Current Mood: happy
Tuesday, June 28th, 2011
10:51 am
[tobias_radjin]
Hello?
Also, I found the website for a local Convention up in Colcester, I was talking about at the last meet. It isn't big as AC, but it has a hometown feel to it and it's very colorfull.

www.bakuretsucon.org

If you would like to go, best bet is to pre buy your badge, because they sell like hotcakes on opening day.

Current Mood: curious
Tuesday, June 14th, 2011
12:05 am
[zanner1]
Early-bird furmeet announcement - burlington, july 30th, 3pm
This is a super-early announcement for the next Vermont furmeet! This time, we shall be going back to the societal and cultural hub of our little state, for better or worse, Burlington! Church street, to be specific. I have been looking around, made some calls, and determined that we should meet at Ken's Pizza and Pub @ three (3:00) PM, Saturday July 30th 2011. We will not leave until at least 4:15, to make sure everyone has arrived, as well as to eat :p ( http://www.churchstmarketplace.com/dine/Mexican/ - the one to the right).

Most likely, we will be wandering around church street marketplace afterwards, with fursuits, preferably (bring water people!!! It;s the middle of summer, it does not get hotter), and later on going to Champlain Lanes. Anyway, this is just an early prompt, the official notification shall come after Anthrocon, once people in the northeast are thinking furmeets again, but yeah. Clear your schedules! :) i want to see you there ^.^

-Zanner
Monday, May 30th, 2011
1:30 am
[shadeshadovv]
Fur Meet!
Hey guys I was just wondering if you'd be up for a fur meet some time! Of course, when I get some cash saved up,



Latah, Shade~ 
Monday, May 23rd, 2011
4:23 pm
[shadeshadovv]
 Something is wrong on Second Life. My club is gone so I need to get in touch with the owner. Need to make sure where its gone and to see what is up. though I plan on being on there to perform for you at six tomorrow evening in the SlipKnot memorial.
Wednesday, May 18th, 2011
11:24 am
[zytx]
Looking for the fur into Steampunk
I forgot yer name but know you are from the Swanton area. Contact me so that I can bring up the gears, spokets, pulleys, chains, etc to ya. I did find the box after cleaning my place in St. Albans, so since I haven't much if any use at the moment for these, send me an email to my LJ inbox here so I can get these to you.

Thanks,
Zytx
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