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17 days ago
Okay... we're a week into October, time to get ready for Nano! And if you've never Nano'd with us before, then welcome!
11 months ago
It's Staff Appreciation day, so don't forget to say thank you!
about 1 year ago
November is coming! Welcome back to the forums, and feel free to start a thread...
almost 2 years ago
November is over, and the TGIO is this weekend! Hope to see you at Swiss Chalet for the celebration!
almost 2 years ago
The mid-way party is 5-pin bowling! Sunday afternoon, 2pm, Sherwood Center, see the RSVP thread for full details, and RSVP!
almost 2 years ago
Mid-way is coming up sooner than you might think! Look for a discussion thread in the forum below. (Probably soon to be replaced by an RSVP thread...)
about 2 years ago
Kick-off will be on Sunday, Oct 25th, 2pm at the Winchester Arms! Please RSVP as soon as you can.
about 2 years ago
And we're relaunched! Welcome back for Nanowrimo prep season 2015. I wish you many words this November. Stay tuned for the Kick-off party poll thread and many more.
over 2 years ago
Camp Nanowrimo starts on Wednesday, April 1st! Check out the write-ins on the calendar or find out more in the sticky thread.
almost 3 years ago
First post-NaNo Evensies event is this Sunday, Dec. 14 at Williams at the Pier. We'll meet at noon for epic epicness. Join us!
almost 3 years ago
TGIO Party is Sunday, December 7th at 6pm!

Gather at Kelsey's in Westdale to celebrate the writing we've done. There'll be good food, good company, and lots of prizes!

RSVP in the TGIO thread.

Need a lift / can offer a lift? Post in the Going My Way? thread.
almost 3 years ago
LAST DAY OF NANOWRIMO PLANS / WAFFLEPALOOZA!

By popular vote we have chosen to shift the Sunday write-in time and location so that we may gather and feast on waffles together in the evening.

Sunday's official write-in will take place at the Burlington Power Centre Williams, with some members choosing to drift into alternative waffle heaven at Demetre's next door. We'll gather from 7-9pm. Hope to see you there!

RSVP in the Wafflepalooza thread.

Need a lift / can offer a lift? Post in the Going My Way? thread.
almost 3 years ago
We have a Regional Theme for the year: NaNoRhiNo! We're challenging ourselves to put a rhinoceros (or as many as we can fit) into our novels. This is something you can participate in whether you're coming to write-ins or with us online or just puttering along trying to get more words down. Details in the NaNoRhiNo forum thread.
almost 3 years ago
MIDWAY PAR-TAY! We're bowling, or at least, hanging out at the bowling alley! Hope to see you there tomorrow, Sunday, November 16.

Location: Skyway Lanes, 235 Melvin Ave, Hamilton, ON L8H 2J9

Time: 7pm

Please bring money to pay the per-game fee if you want to bowl; with the discount, it'll be $3.90 per person per game, plus tax.
almost 3 years ago
It's hard to believe that we're over a week in! Have you checked out the thread about the midway plans? Bowling! Oh, yeah!
almost 3 years ago
According to a message we MLs received from our ML co-ordinator, the word count posting problem has been solved! There will be a mass mailing from NaNo HQ about it sometime soon. Thank you, everyone, for your patience!
almost 3 years ago
I hope you've all gotten off to a great start so far! You may be experiencing slow-downs on the site - in posting, in updating word counts, etc. Based on past years, this is normal for day one and day two, especially in the late afternoon, when everyone from Europe to California is awake and posting. The site will likely be back to its normal zippy self by Monday. In the meantime, write-on, friends! ~ Gale
almost 3 years ago
*chews fingernails* As I write this, NaNo is only 48.5 hours away! Are you ready? Have you checked out the write-in schedule and decided which ones you plan to attend? Have you stocked up on lots of convenient-to-cook meals and warned your family and friends that you will be WRITING in November? It's nearly time, friends! Eeeeeeeee! ~ Gale
about 3 years ago
Have you RSVPed for the Kick-Off yet? It's this Sunday, Oct. 26 at 3:00 p.m. Check the stickied thread!
about 3 years ago
NaNo 2014! If you're a RETURNING WriMo, welcome back! It's great to see you again! If you're NEW to NaNo, welcome, welcome, welcome! We're so glad you've decided to join us for this 30-day writing adventure!

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