"I'd be happy to get to know you. What age children do you have? We don't live that far from where you are at. We are in Harborcreek. I'm very familiar with the area you are at. Ever want to meet up....just let me…"
"Alright ladies, it looks as though no one has done anything. Is it really impossible. If ANYONE is looking for a play date please lets set it up and get out!!! I saw Jenny that your daughter is 14months old. My daughter is 13…"
"Wow! I thought I was only out of touch for a short time....guess not. I see some other ladies are excited for a get together! Has anyone done this yet? I am up for Sundays or anytime. I do and have the ability to stay…"
"Im so glad everyones attempting this again. I almost gave up hope in all of us meeting. I am open now to the 27th or after the 18th of august. We are out of town the first part of August. Geesh thank god this…"
"Last I knew no one decided with or without the kiddos? First we were all going to meet just us ladies. Then at the last minute it ended up just being Jennifer and I.
Then we've been waivering and no decisions about where, when…"
"I am up for anything. Daytime if we do with the little ones, early evening if it's just us moms. I'll be out of town Sat/Sun. Hopefully, we can arrange something definite real soon! The only technolgoy…"
Are we going to try for Monday the 20th? How many of us can make it. I'm pretty sure it won't be a problem for me. I'll be coming home from a long weekend....but no more tired than I would normally…"
"Hello Again! We are talking about the Monday after the 19th right? Of course that would be the 20th. Not this coming Monday which is the 13th. Or am I confused now?
On a side note, Jennifer did you ever get my…"
It shouldn't be this challenging to get together. Or I guess with a life and little ones, it is all part of it isn't it. I will be out of town for a short weekend trip on the 19th. However, I…"
I was hoping someone would throw out another date....Anyone with suggestions? It looks like our Erie weather is on an uprise, so that is great if we all ever get together with the kids once we've all met!"
"Glad we're all trying to work at another get together. Most weeknights I can do, generally Tuesday's and Wednesday's are my more challenging nights due to my "bonus" daughters track meets and their time with us. …"
"First, Jennifer I had a great time meeting up with you and thoroughly enjoyed our time chatting and sharing.
Second, everyone else who either couldn't make it or still haven't responded, we'd still love for all of us ladies to…"
"Boy this is going great so far. Sorry Tricia,I know how quick things can change.
Jennifer would you still like to meet up or would you rather wait? Im in for either just let me know. Hopefully you'll check in."
"Good! I like surrounding myself with positive people! LOL. Ok, so I am going to plan on Tricia, Jennifer, and myself meeting in the lobby at the Olive Garden at noon? Is this right? I haven't seen any comments from…"
ZABAWA POLISH FESTIVAL: Friday, Aug. 22, 5-10 p.m.; Saturday, Aug. 23, 1-10:30 p.m., and Sunday, Aug. 24, noon-6 p.m.; Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 2220 Reed St.; Polish food, polka music, dancing, raffles. Cost: Free. Info: 456-0671,www.holytrinityrc.org.
NORTH EAST NATIONAL RIB FEST: Friday, Aug. 22, 4:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.; Saturday, Aug. 23, noon-12:30 a.m.; Sunday, Aug. 24, noon-6 p.m.; Gravel Pit Park, North East; rib-eating contests, Ladies Auxiliary car show, Jim Archer Memorial motorcycle show, music, more. Cost: Free admission.
Purple Martin Roost Kayak Tour: Friday, Aug. 22, 7:30 p.m.; Vista 3, Presque Isle State Park; see one of the largest purple martin roosts in the state; experienced adult paddlers only; register by Aug. 21; bring your own kayak, lifejacket and light. Cost: Free. Info: 833-7424.
Creek stomp at Elk Creek: Saturday, Aug. 23, 9 a.m.-noon; Erie Bluffs State Park, Route 5, Lake City; bring a pair of water shoes or waders to collect fish and macroinvertebrates; meet at Elk Creek boat launch parking lot. Cost: Free. Info: 833-7424.
Erie Land Lighthouse Tours: Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 23-24, noon-4 p.m.; Erie Land Lighthouse, foot of Lighthouse Street, James N. Thompson land Lighthouse Park; presented by the Erie Playhouse. Cost: $5. Info:www.erieplayhouse.org.
Back to School Bash: Saturday, Aug. 23, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Experience Children's Museum, 420 French St.; games, crafts, giveaways and more. Cost: Included with museum admission. Info: 453-3743.