[Vietnamese: "Happy New Year!"]
The lunar new year is rapidly approaching. Please come join me in celebration of the Vietnamese tradition of Tet Nguyen Dan, the Vietnamese Lunar New Years Festival. I will be hosting this event at our settlement house here in Tampa. This will be on Elysium; strictly enforced by our Master of Elysium, Dr. Miriam Coventry.
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Hello all! This is a notification of our featured game of the month. The theme is the festival of Tet Nguyen Dan (pronounced tet win dan). This is the Vietnamese festival to celebrate the Lunar New Year. Most are more familiar with Gao Nian or Chinese New Year. We've managed to find an nice location to throw our version.
When: Saturday, January 28th, 2006
Check-In: 6:00pm (Please check in as early as possible)
Game Begins: 8:00pm
Where: 905 Brooker Road, Brandon, FL 33511
Website is: http://bot.ser-camarilla.org/events/newyears2006/
(site is still under construction so please be patient and check back periodically for updates)
There will be a small entrance fee of $3.00 per person to offset the cost of site. Bedspace for overnight stay is limited and additional charge for those will be posted soon. Floor space is free of charge.
Our featured charity is A Gift for Teaching (http://www.agiftforteaching.org/ ). We will be collecting school supplies and monetary donations for this charity. A Gift for Teaching was started in 1998 to ensure that children in Central Florida have the basic tools for learning by transferring, at no cost, the community's surplus supplies and merchandise into the hands of teachers and school children in need. The schools participating are from the most impoverished areas, based on the percentage of students enrolled in the free and reduced lunch program. As more merchandise and funding become available, more schools will be invited to shop.
If you'd like to donate to this charity we have an online collection here:
Scarlet Sin (FL-001-C)
(813) 476-0539 [please call after 5pm weekdays]