It is hard to
believe that another Second Life Birthday is so near. Preparations have been
underway for most of that year for the Leads, Doc Gascoigne, Diana Renoir,
Marianne McCann and many coordinators. There is so much work that goes into the
event behind the scenes that no one knows about. The applications for builders,
art parcels, volunteers, performers went out about a month ago. Letters of
acceptance have been sent to builders and now they are here in the regions
putting up the most amazing installations.
As an Exhibit
Assistant, called a Vanguard this year I went through the hours of training to
be ready. We register the applicants and get them all the messages they need to
do their work and settle them where they belong. All of them are thrilled to be
The usual builders who never lose their
enthusiasm and especially the first timers who are in awe at first. It is great
fun to move around the regions and look at what is happening so quickly! From
mowing the flat grasses and sweeping the roadways we find the parcels filling up
with such creativity. I love to see the parcel holders that some out down to
claim their parcels.
The opening is not
that far away, June 19 so all must be in place well before that day.
Henly leaves his place holder
Pygar Bu likes to
decorate his canals in his region.
When my current
job is done I will then move to the Greeters section. We will assist any
visitors to find gifts and certain parcels and especially the Stages and
Auditorium where there will be a myriad of events taking place for the whole
I invite you to check out the Teaser
videos on the website and check keep an eye on information that is there. You can find
out who is doing all the work and see the schedule when it is up. You can also
check out pictures from past years events . Be prepared to be