December NorthBayNews

Dear North Bay Burners, The holly daze are approaching, and we are already in planning mode for our next round of shopping cart races in Cotati. We’ve got the date tentatively set for March 3rd, and will be walking the route on Sunday morning to decide the layout of the checkpoints. We will be presenting …

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November NorthBayNews

Dear North Bay Burners, The last few weeks have been intense with the firestorms and the aftermath. I hope you are all ok, I know a lot of us have been impacted by the fires. For those of us who have lost homes it is a long road to rebuild, but we are resilient, and …

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October NorthBayNews

Dear North Bay Burners, We are excited about our campout this weekend! Please join us for a North Bay Burners sleepover. There is also an opportunity to work on a public sculpture in Sebastopol this coming weekend. And the Marin Burners are helping you reduce your compression. The SF Decompression is coming up, new location this …

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Sculpture Jam October 7 and 8

From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, October 7 and 8, there’s a free event in Sebastopol when members of the public can help make public sculpture. It’s called Sculpture Jam. The two large sculptures under construction are of a female robot with wind-driven moving gears inside her, and a large whale tail. Attendees can …

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two things coming up!

Dear North Bay Burners, We have two cool things coming up that can’t wait for the newsletter. One, a local Burner is organizing to create a North Bay Decompression Street Faire. Check out Tony’s planning meeting below! Two, we have found a little space to do a teeny campout, and you’re invited! Read on for …

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September NorthBayNews

Dear North Bay Burners, This year was one of the hottest I remember, I am still reeling from my trip to the desert. Re-entry has been hard, less decompressing and more processing of events. I’ve got a few things to tell you about, and some resources for anyone who is needing some extra love around …

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August NorthBayNews

Dear North Bay Burners, It’s go time. This is it, the final push. We have what, three weeks until the gate opens. According to the countdown on the project site that’s 1 bi-weekly meeting, or 6 weekend workdays left to go…the Man burns in 32 days! We’ve got a couple more events to share, and …

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July NorthBayNews

Dear North Bay Burners, It is heating up as we move into the full swing playa prep time that is summer. With 52 days left until the gate opens I know you’re out there building all the things. If you’re like me you’ve already got piles of gear beginning to form. Costume inspiration is hitting, …

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June NorthBayNews

Dear North Bay Burners, This time of year is all about helping people who have a ticket understand what it means to be a Burner. As anyone who has been out to Black Rock City knows it’s more preparation, planning and networking than your usual camping trip. A strange combination of knowing how to proceed …

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May NorthBayNews

Dear North Bay Burners, This one kind of got away from me! Sorry for the late post on the newsletter this month. We had so much fun doing the shopping cart race I kind of forgot to write. But I know you’re all ready for more so here it is – all the news that …

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