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Manitoba vs Saskatchewan

Manitoba Geocachers: Did you know that there are more Saskatchewan geocachers coming to the Mega event in July than Manitoba cachers? More Alberta cachers as well. We finally have a Mega in the province it would be nice to have locals come out and do Manitoba proud. Mega's are not the type of event that you don't log a "Will Attend" and show up. It's common courtesy to (at minimum) log a "Will Attend" and get a free registration from the event website (outside of gc.com). Don't make this a last minute decision. Here's their fb page: Country Legends

'Will Attend' (RSVP) to Events

Hi everyone! We are discussing our Birthday Cake situation for the AGM on May 3rd. Currently, we only have a handful of 'Will Attends' which means we can only order a small cake. If you are planning to attend, it is VERY IMPORTANT that you log your 'Will Attend'. Otherwise, we will only have enough cake for the number of people who have RSVP'd.
Think of 'Will Attend' as something that is just as important to event planners as if you were RSVPing to a wedding. You wouldn't RSVP to the wedding couple the morning they are to be wed.
HAVE RSVP? You'll have cake!

Milestones achieved in March 2015

Congratulations to the following MBGA members who achieved milestones in March 2015!

500: Pika78
600: Old Guys 21, NomadBakers, 2TG, MarcoIslandGuy
800: Awol, Dracoribon
900: Geocacher Ken (formerly mister music), mrbanjo60
1,000: wpenner
1,100: IceCube1
1,200: Carl the cat
1,300: AF girl
1,500: Geo-Smart, BeesCook, Tracker 70
1,600: freebill, wally_k
1,700: Antihiro
1,800: darth daul, pinch3
3,500: Xplorer and Ramblin’ Rose
4,000: MLKoop
6,000: Skoki
7,000: Wagonmaker, glacier_ice

CITO Weekend in Manitoba!

It's that time of year again!

Geocachers are a helpful bunch. We regularly give back to the community by helping clean up public spaces. Every year, Groundspeak designates one weekend in the spring as "CITO Weekend", when geocachers can receive a special digital souvenir for taking part in a CITO event. This year, CITO weekend takes place April 25-26. Manitoba cachers will be out in Winnipeg, Dauphin, and Brandon on Saturday, April 25 to clean up local public spaces. The party continues in Winnipeg on Sunday, April 26.

Consider coming out to a CITO event this April.

Milestones achieved in February 2015

Congratulations to the following MBGA members who achieved milestones in February 2015!

600: Bena+Mal
800: MordenBirders
900: lap
1,100: KURT B
1,200: JollyJones
1,300: S.T.D.K, NovaToba
1,600: two gemseekers
4,000: TB/RB
4,500: V A
5,000: 4elements5senses, GG+J
6,500: klblue
24,000: JB.

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