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The Extraordinary Expedition to Africa in the Queen's Year Twenty and Thirteen

Wanted: Stout men and women to participate in treacherous, unpaid, daring expedition. Dare you venture to the deepest, darkest reaches of the lost continent? What dangers will be encountered? What triumphs shall we experience? Join our expeditionary team as we travel to the zoo for a day of exploration and discovery. For those who do not succumb to the perils of our journey, the expedition will continue on to the local bazaar of Inglewood in quest of the neat and shiny and perhaps partake of the local cuisine. So pack your bags, grab your pith, and prepare to journey onward to Africa!

General Admission (16 - 59) $22.50

Senior (60+) $20.50

Child (3 - 15) $14.50

Infant (2 & under) Free

We will congregate at 10:00am under the LRT station by the ticket wickets

The African Film Classics for Saturday night showing is cancelled for now to be  rescheduled for a later date.


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  • Mike J.

    Good crowd and some great costumes

    February 20, 2013

  • Christie J.

    Delightful day out and about with the Cogs!

    February 19, 2013

  • Deanne R.

    Had a fabulous time.

    February 17, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Twas a wonderful expedition to the wilds of Africa and beyond!

    February 17, 2013

  • Christie J.

    Thanks Karen... but the lions share of organizing for this event goes to Stig, Mike and Sebby

    February 16, 2013

  • Karen S.

    Had a great time. Thanks to Christie for organizing.

    February 16, 2013

  • Scott J.

    Anybody still out and about?

    February 16, 2013

  • Alex D.

    The Expedition was great fun, especially this time as I got to go in costume! I met some new cogs who were really cool, and it was great to see some familiar faces.

    February 16, 2013

  • Kevin J.

    It was an extraordinary expedition!

    February 16, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Count us in for Ingelwood as well.

    February 15, 2013

  • Scott J.

    I'll be a part of the later crowd (after 5pm).

    February 15, 2013

  • Cate

    This seems like a truly fascinating foray into the unknown~! I wish to go but cannot this time. I do hope there'll be future adventures planned for an uncharted journey of this calibre!

    February 15, 2013

  • Mike J.

    Anyone wishing to start later or meet us in Inglwood can contact me on my cell (403)[masked] and I will let you know where we are.

    February 15, 2013

    • Scott J.

      I'll buzz you when work is done and see what is going on. I'll be costume-less, but packing Canon. ;)

      2 · February 15, 2013

    • Christie J.

      That's okay...and we have a new meaning for a flasher ;)

      2 · February 15, 2013

  • Mike J.

    *Event change notice* We are now going to add a trip into Inglewood to visit the various antique and surplus stores after the Zoo followed by food & beverages at a location tbd.
    The movie night has been cancelled for now and will be held at a later date.

    1 · February 14, 2013

    • Andrew N.

      I kinda like this plan better anyways!

      February 14, 2013

    • Jessep

      Agreed - gonna be fun for more masses

      February 15, 2013

  • Jessep

    Mr Gordon Nome has gone shopping, and will sporting a new look to this event... also... we have a coglette in the making joining us

    February 14, 2013

  • Mike J.

    Just a quick question for those of you going to this.
    How many of you are planning on coming to our house for the movies afterward?
    If you could let me know I would really appreciate it.

    February 14, 2013

  • Scott J.

    Sadly my current assignment has me unavailable for this expedition. :( Soon...soon...

    February 11, 2013

  • Penny Y.

    If you have the SUTP coupon book check out the coupon for 50% off zoo admission for up to 4 people. AND if you have an AMA card you can save 20%.

    1 · February 11, 2013

    • Mike J.

      Thanks for the information. We can make good use of the savings on Sat.

      February 11, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I am in the best of spirits, and terribly excited for this adventure! My gentleman companion is equally thrilled for the expedition!

    February 9, 2013

  • Christie J.

    Good luck...I'm sure you'll do great!

    February 9, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I'm excited. hit value village/outlet land/etc today and started building my first costume *hope* its okay... lol

    February 8, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Miss Katherine Fairfax, Madame Falashad, and Captain Percival Mallett

    February 7, 2013

  • Kris

    I'm in Disneyland that week

    February 2, 2013

  • Mike J.

    The admission to the Zoo is the only fee for the event. If your a Zoo member your good to go.

    January 4, 2013

  • Scott J.

    Is the price the admission to the Zoo, and if so, is there any additional cost for Assemblage Members who are also Zoo Members?

    Attendance subject to work, as always with events during the day on Sat.

    January 4, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Is Gun Boy bringing Kari, or Kari bringing Gun Boy? I think the former

    January 3, 2013

  • Jessep

    This looks truly enjoyable, explorer's at the ready !!!

    January 3, 2013

  • Scott J.

    I'll see what I can do about a costume by then...and that dratted work...

    January 3, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I will preemptively say that I am attending. I am also going to say that I am bringing a guest, just in case. This is likely to change, mind you, but I would definitely be in favour of attending such an expedition!

    January 3, 2013

  • Kris

    Haha I will definitely try to attend this one ;D

    January 3, 2013

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