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Giveaway contest on Facebook - Tickets to Video Games Live! - We have two tickets for VIDEO GAMES LIVE this Sunday, March 8 at the NAC at 6pm! The show is an immersive concert event featuring music from the most popular video games of all time played by a live symphony orchestra. For your chance to wi Ange Mar 2, 2015 10:09 AM
Five year anniversary mega shindig + friendly reminder about attending events - Dear members, This fall the OGSC will be celebrating its 5th anniversary (wow!). Thank you for helping our little group grow. To celebrate, we're planning the biggest, geekiest, most awesome event we've hosted to date. As a teaser: it's going t Ange Jan 28, 2015 10:35 AM
Tonight! - 2014- and geek-specific trivia printouts: check Scavenger hunt printouts: check Pin the bow tie on the Doctor game: check Craft supplies for making crazy hats: check Prizes: check Snacks/drinks/decor: check Mics and Ange Dec 31, 2014 9:30 AM
The big NYE meetup - Dear members, The OGSC has teamed up with The Kessel Run - who have an AMAZING space - to host a very geeky NYE party. There will be something for everyone: open gaming, crafts, karaoke, a Magic: the Gathering retro cube competition, tri Ange Dec 28, 2014 4:47 PM
Vote for your favourite logo submission! - Good day OGSC members! Our logo contest has come to a close. We received four submission and I've posted them on our Facebook page. Please vote for your favourite by "liking" the image. The logo with the most votes will be used to brand our web Ange Mar 17, 2014 10:53 AM
Meetup functioning again - Meetup has been intermittently unavailable since yesterday due to a ddos attack but seems to be up and running now. In case you missed them, there are four new (and varied!) events have been posted since yesterday: -Science & Ange Feb 28, 2014 1:12 PM
We're social networking. - Though we'll be changing our look after the logo contest, Assistant Organizer Sara has begun work on our website (will update the theme later) and created a Twitter account. The website integrates our social network sites and wil Ange Feb 21, 2014 11:13 AM
Logo contest details! - Good afternoon geeks- We're launching our logo contest today. Submit your creation for a chance to win Harry Potter themed cupcakes! Submissions will be uploaded to a photo album on our Facebook page. The submission with the most "likes Ange Feb 17, 2014 1:01 PM
Meetup time sensitivity: Potted Potter: The Unauthorized Harry Potter Experience - Just a note that while this show is in three weeks I'll be purchasing tickets at the end of this week as it may sell out. If you're interested you may wish to sign up soon. For more details, see the full listing: Ange Feb 16, 2014 7:31 PM
Important announcements! - Good day geeks- We're making new and exciting changes! Firstly, we've created an OGSC Facebook group! The meetup discussion forum has been unpopular and we hope that the Facebook page will foster better online communications Ange Feb 13, 2014 9:28 AM
Important announcements! - Good day geeks- We're making new and exciting changes! Firstly, we've created an OGSC Facebook group! The meetup discussion forum has been unpopular and we hope that the Facebook page will foster better online communications be Ange Feb 13, 2014 9:26 AM
Re: [ogsc] Dues reminder - It's under my husband's name. Linked via the lefthand menu (below "about us" section) and it's best to access it that way as the site tracks who has contributed. Thank you! Ange On Tue, Feb Ange Feb 5, 2013 6:42 PM
RE: [ogsc] Dues reminder - Ange- is the Paypal address angehartwick at gmail? Fo Elizabeth B. Feb 5, 2013 6:06 PM
Re: [ogsc] Dues reminder - Hi Julien, The link is on the OGSC main page, lefthand menu, membership donations (click on $5). Thank you! Ange On Tue, Feb 5, 2013 at 6:03 PM, Julien Lamarche < Ange Feb 5, 2013 6:05 PM
Re: [ogsc] Dues reminder - Hi Ange, Is there a link we should follow to pay or do we use a paypal account to pay the acaccount holder of [address removed] ? Julien 2013/2/5 Ange > > Hi geeks, > > This is possibly the first ever reminder Julien L. Feb 5, 2013 5:35 PM
Dues reminder - Hi geeks, This is possibly the first ever reminder email that there is a $5 annual fee to be part of this group. This money goes directly to pay meetup d Ange Feb 5, 2013 3:32 PM
Ignore my last message re: monday night gaming - Board game night folks. Our Reserved tables are back on tonight, I guess the large reservation that they bumped us for was a no show. I'm still putting off the Raffle 'til next Monday, in case some of you failed to bring your tickets. One more night to Jordan R. Nov 26, 2012 4:49 PM
Hey Geek Guys and Gals! - Just want to say thanks to all of you for continuing to make this group awesome! Two notes for the Monday Night gamers - the Oak is hosting a large number of people today, so we may not have our usual seats. It will be a play where you can kind Jordan R. Nov 26, 2012 12:25 PM
Meetup details changed: OGSC Boardgame Nights - I've made a small change to the Monday Night Board Game meet-up group: ***A NOTE ON THE START TIMES*** This event was previously said to start at 7, but as the group has evolved, it's become popular to get there Jordan R. Oct 22, 2012 12:17 PM
Existing members: please take a moment to read - Pasted below is an email new OGSC members receive upon joining the group. Please have a read: ******************************­***************************** Welcome new OGSC member! Now that you’ve joined the group, here’s the Ange Oct 1, 2012 3:40 PM
Check out the new write-up of the OGSC "About Us" page - Calling all geeks! Socialites and shy; trekkies and star wars buffs; cosplayers and bookworms; fluent in MS-DOS and Objective C and those who don't even know what those are; workers, students and non-workers; alliance and horde players! Ange Aug 16, 2012 8:11 AM
Announcing Sara and Gabby - Hi everyone- A few weeks ago I sent a message looking for volunteers to help with OGSC. To follow up, I'm pleased to announce that Sara will be our new discussion board guru, and Gabby our communications specialist. Welcome Sara and Gab Ange Aug 15, 2012 10:03 AM
Interested in helping out? Join the team! - OGSC is looking for two additional assistant organizers: 1. Discussion board guru Looking for an e-socialite to start posts several times a week , welcome new members, and reply to posts by others and to create and run games Ange Aug 3, 2012 7:04 AM
Monopolatte - Congratulations to OGSC member David Narbaitz! On August 21, Dave will be opening up Ottawa's first boardgame cafe, offering play of over 600+ games, drinks, game-themed snacks, and eventually it may be licensed. The cafe will be centra Ange Aug 2, 2012 7:05 AM
ATTENTION: All Magic the Gathering and Comic-Con Fans!! - Hey guys! As you well know Comic-Con is THIS WEEKEND and I'm sure you're all super excited to go! However, maybe you waited to long and missed out on those super cheap weekend passes. Unfortunately, they've all sold out! Or have they? Jordan R. May 9, 2012 2:59 PM
Ottawa Comic-Con and the OGSC - Hey Geeks and Geekettes! I thought I'd write you all and talk about an event that is coming to Ottawa in May! The organizers of the Toronto Comic-Con have decided to set up a convention in Ottawa, with big guests, big events and all kinds of ga Jordan R. Feb 16, 2012 8:19 PM
Just a Quick Reminder! - Tonight is Raffle Night at Monday Night Board Games! Don't forget your tickets! BIG PRIZES sometimes come in small packages... Jordan R. Jan 30, 2012 2:49 PM
Re: [ogsc] Just a Quick Reminder! - 1 clr Sent from my HTC ----- Reply message ----- From: "Jordan Richer" <[address removed]> To: <[address removed]> Subject: [ogsc] Just a Quick Reminder! James M. Dec 30, 2011 5:24 PM
Just a Quick Reminder! - To all the Monday Night Board Gamers! We are doing December's draw on Monday, January 2nd! Bring your tickets! Happy New Year! Jordan R. Dec 30, 2011 4:39 PM
A Thank You and a Message - Hi everyone! Hope the holidays are treating you well, and I hope you are all with loved ones having a great time. Just wanted to say thank you to everyone who attends, organizes and hosts our OGSC events, you guys are awesome, and our numbers k Jordan R. Dec 25, 2011 3:20 PM
Re: [ogsc] Raffle Night at Monday Night Pub Games! - Ive had to change my attendance for today, however I look forward to Wednesday at the comic book shoppe Sent from my iPhone On Nov 28, 2011, at 1:20 PM, "Jordan Richer" < Philip D. Nov 28, 2011 1:27 PM
Raffle Night at Monday Night Pub Games! - This is just a reminder to all attendees of the Monday Night gaming group, to remember their raffle tickets, so they can be eligible for prizes! The draw will start at 7:15! See you all there! Jorda Jordan R. Nov 28, 2011 1:20 PM
Open Gaming at the Comic Book Shoppe - MESSAGE TO GAME GURUS - Hi everybody, this is a message for the Game Gurus attending or thinking about attending the Open Gaming Night tonight! If you plan on teaching a game, please come before six to set up your game! Keep the games to 4 players where possib Jordan R. Nov 16, 2011 3:29 PM
Halloween Board Game Night Raffle - Tomorrow is the 31st, and board game night is a go! This message is mostly for those who have been participating in the raffle! I'll be doing the draw right at 7-7:15, so please be there with your tickets if you want a crack at winning something! H Jordan R. Oct 30, 2011 5:54 PM
OGSC Board Game Nights - UPGRADED - Hey Guys! This is meant to all the attendees of board game night, but goes out as an invite to all the members of the OGSC. I want to start by saying thank you to all the attendees from the past year who helped make this board game nigh Jordan R. Sep 22, 2011 3:24 PM
Re: [ogsc] Inactive memberships - Hi Ange, I haven't been able to make it to anything yet... But someday it will happen! Monday board game nights just don't work for me. But i still check it out to see if there is something I can Carolyn Aug 23, 2011 8:49 AM
Re: [ogsc] Inactive memberships - I wanna stay! :) Just in case, I don't think I logged into the site for a while... Cheers! Jason On Mon, Aug 22, 2011 at 10:22 PM, Ange < ange Jason Aug 23, 2011 7:24 AM
Re: [ogsc] Inactive memberships - Thanks allot for the work Ange. I've been away from pretty much all my meetup groups. I'll suggest geocaching in the events area and see what feedback I get. Julien ---- Sign the  ***Declaration of Voters Rights***: Signer l Julien L. Aug 23, 2011 12:01 AM
Re: [ogsc] Inactive memberships - I'd still like to be considered active. victor Wong Sent from my iPad On[masked], at 10:22 PM, Ange < angela.soares@infc Victor W. Aug 22, 2011 10:25 PM
Inactive memberships - Dear geeks- It's about that time again! I'll be doing a member list clean up to address the high number of inactive members (specifically those that have not logged in to the site in over four months). Note that the more events you host Ange Aug 22, 2011 10:22 PM
New Organizer Needed! - Hey everyone, I'm so glad that I decided to start this group this past September - the response was overwhelming and so positive. I had no idea there would be such interest in this kind of group... but I'm so glad there was! I've met amazing pe Frida Nov 26, 2010 5:28 PM
New Meetup: OGSC Bi-Weekly Social - Announcing a new Meetup for Ottawa Geek Social Club! What : OGSC Bi-Weekly Social When : Friday, November 12,[masked]:00 PM Where Frida Nov 2, 2010 9:32 PM
November is upon us! - Hi everyone, I can't believe it's November already! This club is only 2 months old, and we already have 140 members! I never expected this kind of response when I created the group (seriously, I expected 15 members, max), so thanks for joining Frida Nov 2, 2010 5:11 PM
New Meetup: Scott Pilgrim versus the World! - Announcing a new Meetup for Ottawa Geek Social Club! What : Scott Pilgrim versus the World! When : Thursday, October 28,[masked]:30 PM Frida Oct 21, 2010 9:38 PM
Star Wars Movie Madness, Oct 17 from 11-5pm! - Hi everyone! Be sure to check out the plethora of events going on this month - our members keep coming up with great ideas for meetups, and the more people we get out, the better! It's especially important to RSVP to the OGSC Bi-Weekly Social i Frida Oct 6, 2010 10:12 AM
Meetup Cancelled: OGSC Boardgame Nights - Due to it being Thanksgiving Weekend and all, OGSC Boardgame Nights, scheduled to occur on Monday, October 11,[masked]:00 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. If you have further questions, you can email me through the &q Jordan R. Oct 3, 2010 4:44 PM
One last thing - OGSC Social - One last thing I wanted to mention - don't forget to bring $0.50 to the meetup! Pauline (our lovely treasurer) be collecting all the fees as people arrive, and the money will go towards paying the cost of the website. Thanks again! Cheers, Frida Sep 23, 2010 12:29 PM
OGSC Social is TOMORROW! Woo! - Hey everyone, Looking forward to seeing a bunch of you at the OGSC Social tomorrow night! 6PM @ the Fox and Feather Pub! If you haven't already RSVP'd, please make sure you do so. We had a bit of an issue with reservations, so we'll Frida Sep 23, 2010 12:23 PM
New Meetup: OGSC Boardgame Nights - Announcing a new Meetup for Ottawa Geek Social Club! What : OGSC Boardgame Nights When : Monday, September 13,[masked]:00 PM W Jordan R. Sep 12, 2010 10:31 PM
Meetup details changed: OGSC Bi-Weekly Social - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing:­eek-social-club/calendar/14685­117/ When : Friday, Septembe Frida Sep 9, 2010 11:48 PM
New Meetup: "Retro" Video Game Tournament! - Announcing a new Meetup for Ottawa Geek Social Club! What : "Retro" Video Game Tournament! When : Saturday, September 18,[masked]:00 Frida Sep 9, 2010 11:38 PM
New Meetup: Geeky Sushi - Announcing a new Meetup for Ottawa Geek Social Club! What : Geeky Sushi When : Friday, September 17,[masked]:00 PM Where : Sus Teresa Sep 9, 2010 6:46 PM
Thank you x 100,000,000 - Good afternoon everyone! Thanks again to all those members who attended our first meetup last night - we had almost 50 PEOPLE attend, which is way more than I ever could have expected! I'm glad that people are so enthusiastic about the idea of Frida Sep 2, 2010 1:11 PM

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