[Nov 11, 2017] Dick's Tank tour and luncheon (Oakland, CA)

Discussion in 'Events & Announcements' started by Ashalye, Oct 12, 2017.

Dick's Tank tour and luncheon
Start Date: Nov 11, 2017 12:00 PM
End Date: Nov 11, 2017 02:00 PM
Time Zone: America/Los_Angeles -08:00 PST

Location:
Dick & Linda's house
6112 Broadway Terrace
Oakland, CA 94618

Posted By: Ashalye

Confirmed Attendees: 20
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  1. sfsuphysics

    sfsuphysics Supporting Member

    May not make it. There's apparently a crash on the bridge that puts travel time at about 2 hours
     
  2. sfsuphysics

    sfsuphysics Supporting Member

    and just like that they cleared the accident, so game on again I guess :D
     
  3. dswong01

    dswong01 Supporting Member

    We had the bay bridge closed for about 27 minutes today due to demolition of old pier foundations this morning. This may have caused delays from San Francisco to Oakland
     
  4. sfsuphysics

    sfsuphysics Supporting Member

    Ahh so that's it. Google maps just flagged it as an "accident" .. or maybe there was an accident as well as the demo work, which would explain why it was saying ~ 2 hour drive times. That would be one ugly accident to do that.
     
  5. JVU

    JVU Supporting Member

    Thank you so much Dick and Linda for hosting and Asia for helping to organize!

    I had a great time chatting, enjoyed the tanks, learned a few things. The lunch was yummy and I won one of Mark and Peter’s Hollywood stunner chalices in the raffle!
     
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  6. dpc goes west

    dpc goes west Supporting Member

    Thanks Dick and Linda for having us over.

    Nice meeting everyone, awesome tanks and great collection of fish. The Bristle tooth tang was my favorite!
     
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  7. Ranjib Dey

    Ranjib Dey Webmaster

    Thank you Dick and Linda. We had a nice time :)

    I was stoked to see the tanks . I lov the hawk fishes , I wish I could keep one , but I love shrimps as well
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    The zoa heavy tank is a neat Red Sea reefer
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    Love the setosa colonies, we were discussing how slow they grow
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    Jack o lantern was another great coral , love the growth
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    Again, thank you for having us :)
     

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  8. daddio

    daddio Supporting Member

    Dick and Family,
    Thanks for hosting such a wonderful get together! We had a great time, and the food was delicious. Peter is ready to head back over for another pulled pork sandwich.
    Mark and Peter
     
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  9. Ashalye

    Ashalye Webmaster

    More thanks to Dick, Linda and their daughter for hosting a wonderful gathering! The food was delicious and it was fun to see everyone.

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  10. F6553066

    F6553066 Guest

    Thank you all for coming. Linda and I were pleased to meet everyone both old members and members that were new to us.
    It appears that there are more members here in the east bay than I thought, and I would like to know how many would like to participate in a tank tour in the future. I’m always interested in seeing what other’s are doing. Different fish, corals, etc,
     
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  11. L/B Block

    L/B Block Supporting Member

    Thanks Dick and Linda for having us all over! You have some great tanks going!
    Also great to always meet people offline and chew the fat a bit.



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