The Blurb of Bob, Volume 3, Number 5

AfterBurn 2019 has official event status!

Volume 3, Number 5

HEY, GUYS!

We have more good news to share: We just received word that AfterBurn has been granted official event status by Burning Man in 2019! Read on for more news and updates regarding the November 1-3 event in Lake Wales.

How ’bout that?
Bob

In this issue:
Important dates and times
Volunteers needed this Saturday, Sept. 28
New email addresses for AfterBurn
Got a theme camp? Get it registered!
Art news: Grants closed, gallery submissions open
Got a Burning question? Help us write our FAQ

Important dates and times
Monday, Sept. 23 (today!): Core Volunteer tickets are now on sale. If you volunteered at least two 4-hour shifts last year, and you plan to volunteer that much or more this year, you may be eligible for a Core Volunteer Ticket before General Sales. Reach out to your team lead or email for more information.
Friday, Sept. 27 at 8 am EDT: Volunteer shifts will open in Signup Genius. The best shifts always get snapped up fast, so mark your calendar!
Monday, Sept. 30 at 8 pm EDT: Main ticket sale begins. If you’re on the email list, you’ll get a reminder that day.

Volunteers needed this Saturday, Sept. 28
From RobL on behalf of the DOGS team: Looking for volunteers this Saturday to meet at the Bartow property to get the storage containers ready to move. Meet at 9am. Bring water, gloves and snacks. Contact  for more information.

New email addresses for AfterBurn
Hey, guys, I have a new email address! You might have noticed that this message comes from bob@floridaafterburn.com. There’s also a new email box for the organizing committee, abc2019@floridaafterburn.com. We love hearing your input and questions, so write to us!

Got a theme camp? Get it registered!
Do you have a gift to share with the community, and you need a place to do it? When you register your theme camp, we’ll work with you to provide appropriate placement for the weekend. So get your information together and go to the Theme Camps page on the website to submit it — we can’t wait to see what you’re bringing! www.floridaafterburn.com/theme-camps

Art news: Grants closed, gallery submissions open
We have now closed submissions for art grants and effigies, but we are still accepting submissions for the indoor art gallery at the Burns Phambly Reunion. Use the Art Gallery Interest form (https://forms.gle/G53TZD3sfsWvhGrq7) to submit your art, and email the Art Grant Committee (artgrantcommittee@burntoranges.org) if you have questions.

Got a Burning question? Help us write our FAQ
Bob is helping the web team put together www.floridaafterburn.com, the site that covers all things related to AfterBurn. If you have a Burning Question that you think belongs in our list of Frequently Asked Questions, please . Even if the question only gets asked once, that might be frequent enough to get it on the website!


ABOUT BOB Bob is a radical communicator who loves this community, believes in civic responsibility, and wants to keep you apprised of everything AfterBurn-related. You can email Bob at  with questions, concerns, or submissions to this announcement list. You can reach the AfterBurn Event Organizing Committee at .
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