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4996
I may change it then, would rather have Charity people that had fun come play Cliff and Blue Valley, plus it gives me an extra day to set up the Blue Valley Course the way I want it.

Thanks,

Jack

4997
but since the PDGA info has been up since April, I was thinking that way.....I am not opposed to moving it to Sunday though...

4998
Very private.

I have a call in to see if we can move it to Sunday.  We will then advertise it at the City of Foutnains on Saturday.

I am hopeful that we can get both to work that weekend, it would make for some great disc golf that is for sure.


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Cliff Drive / Re: Work Day August 3-Sunday
« on: August 04, 2008, 11:32:31 am »
I'd like to thank Kevin Hart, and Joe hesting for all of thier help yesterday.  Without those guys showing up, nothing could have gotten done!! ???

Ok, so they were the only 2 that did not show up that siad they would.
Keizer
Dick
Winklebauer
Penney
Lowe
Timko
came out and kicked #10 out fast, then moved on to #1.... where we started to clear out the area that will be the tee pad.  For those of you that do not know, the area to bottom of the current location is actually where #1 will be located at.  You will play another BLIND shot up the hill and out, where there will be multiple pin settings.

We started to work on #8, but the heat prevailed after Gates.

Right now we plan on having workdays at Cliff in the evenings prior to the Lions Den, on the 19, 20, and 21 (Non E/C members) of August in preparation for the Lions Den Open on the 23rd.

I would like to make it ready so that on the following weekend we are all set up to put in the forms for the pads, so that we can then have the P&R get ready to pour, or bring in the concrete to make it happen.

I haev not yet determined if I am going to play or work tonight on the course, but it is looking good on the course with the exception of the shaggy grass, but hey, I'll take a mow now, and mow later closer to the LDO.....

Thanks to the folks that have volunteered this weekend, but more if not most importantly thanks to all of the people that have helped over the years.  Every year we do more and more to help this park become AWESOME, and every year we do it right!!

Thanks,

Jack

5000
I voted for ya!!!

Looks like the people really wanted you there....

5001
WYCO / Re: Mowed?
« on: August 01, 2008, 11:01:51 am »
I thought about it.....but no, I have Dylan tonight, so no need to bring a 3 yr old out there in this heat.

Had a "loaner phone" 5 minutes after I got to work....the sad thing is that my SIM card (holds phone # and some contact info) only made it to the letter H.......guess that is what happens when you have over 700 #'s in your phone......

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WYCO / Re: Mowed?
« on: August 01, 2008, 09:13:37 am »
Sweet! Just in time for Friday night!!  That makes my day and it's only 7:30!!
Posted on: Today at 07:29:17 AMPosted by: Slant

Liar.........

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Cliff Drive / Re: Work Day August 3-Sunday
« on: July 31, 2008, 09:32:33 am »
We will start by #10 first, then move to #8, chainsaws are good for the big honeysuckle that is around, it always helps!

Hands are great as well, as when you finish a tree having someone to yank it out is good as well.

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Cliff Drive / Re: League Results 7/28/07
« on: July 31, 2008, 09:30:59 am »
How come everyone else got it but you Timko....guess if you still played at Cliff Drive you may know it better.....but then you like to think that you are better than me so I understand the desrie to keep that feeling by not showing up for league.......

5005
Found and Lost / Re: LOST... Light Green Star Valkyrie
« on: July 31, 2008, 09:29:40 am »
That is a great one-liner.....Sure Pete didn't comeup with that one?

Still smiling about it.....

5006
General Banter / Re: Legacy Park Course in Lee's Summit
« on: July 31, 2008, 09:04:34 am »
It would be better if they don't.  The more work that we can allow the P&R to do to keep and maintain the course, the better off we all are.  With all the courses that we have, donating our manpower needs to be positioned to municipalities that do not have the resources to make it work as much.  Think KCMO, and KCK, most of our suburban partners have more allotment of time, manpower and resources to make that park better.

Being able to help is good, but realize that this park was first discussed in 1997, and coming in a few months later is better than still having it on the drawing board.

Lets let them work on their timeframe.  They are well aware that the desire to have a local course is requested by many, but lets not also become the caretaker for another course.  Unless you are willing to devote your lifetime to it, we need to have the P&R understand it is their area, which in this case I believe that they completely understand, and again a few months of waiting is going to be better in the long run for all disc golfers!!

Did I mention work day at Cliff Drive on Sunday the 3rd in here yet?  Can I HiJack a thread?

:)

5007
Swope / Re: 7/29 league
« on: July 30, 2008, 05:12:04 pm »
good turn out for league!!

5008
Blue Valley / Re: #1's basket AWOL?
« on: July 30, 2008, 04:45:05 pm »
The basket has been found!!!

It was located in the Far West, a once proud nation has yet again been restored to its rightful honor by being a complete course!

The message was phoned in with much exuberence and excitement

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Blue Valley / Re: #1's basket AWOL?
« on: July 30, 2008, 03:58:15 pm »
See thats in KS, I was referring to Gardner in Oklahoma, isn't that where it is?

I'll have to check that mapquest again...... ???

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Blue Valley / Re: #1's basket AWOL?
« on: July 30, 2008, 03:29:20 pm »
I'd prefer that than a stabbing......
http://www.kansascity.com/news/breaking_news/story/727048.html

:)

Its all relative, there are thugs in all parts of the land, including our own little disc golf community.

Park lands in KCMO, Olather, Gardner OK, are just as likely to have issues as anywhere else.....

I think that it is an issue of is the course truly the best use out there, and in fact will do something different for the City of Fountains tournament this year to prove it.

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