APUG first annual Pacific Northwest group meeting - I am working with other APUG members to form a new regional subgroup under the title of "U.S. Pacific Northwest Regional WA-OR-ID and the State of Jefferson (Southwestern Oregon). At this time, we're planning our first gathering. Here are some details: When: Saturday, September 13, 1:30p.m. - 6:00 p.m., Sunday September 14, 9a.m. until 5 p.m. Sunday, September 14. Where: Newport Visual Arts Center, Newport, Oregon. What: Field trips both mornings (great low tides), process demonstrations, portfolio sharing, lots of get-to-know-each-other time. If you have ideas for more activities, jump right in!