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I have posted since September quite a few diaries about a Florida meetup but no one ever settled on a place or time.  Sem Dem did a shoutout back some time ago and today I decided after Navajo's diary that Florida is very vulnerable.  We need a meetup, and not just one but maybe two or three before November.  

I have recently had three major deaths in my family.  By major, I mean close family members..  Two of my husband's brothers died one week apart and one yet still to be buried come this Saturday.   My daughter's fiance died on July 5th in Atlanta.  It has been rather crazier than usual around this household..... I need some vlunteers to pick a place ( preferably a State Park) free of charge.. and then post a diary of the time, location and date.  I will push the diary as will Navajo.   Otherwise... I am planning on calling for a meetup August 9th which will be on a Saturday.  We can have it in Inverness, Ocala, or Spring Hill, but if I put it together completely, it will have to be near Inverness.   I will accomodate as much as possible but the time has come to bring a meet up together.  I have received several Kos mails wanting to know when and where.  

The floor is open..... If any of you lovely folks can get a place and time and RSVP's in another area for North Central Florida Kossacks.. Before or around August 9th, then please . PLEASE HELP ME...
If not, then I set the date as August 9th and will update the location immediately.

Thanks Guys... We need this done ASAP.  We can Pot luck or just order Pizza but we do need to discuss our State and our awareness.   Thanks !!!!!   I am willing to do this in my backyard ....I am serious.   At this point I am ready to light some Tiki lights, throw some logs on a Bonfire and everyone meet here.  I got the parking space.  What do you think?

I can assure you, the meetup we had last year was fun and very enjoyable.  You will not be disappointed.   Throw on your orange and come to meet in real life your Florida neighbors...

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Originally posted to Vetwife on Mon Jul 21, 2014 at 10:40 AM PDT.

Also republished by DKos Florida and North & Central Florida Kossacks.

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