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St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby BetaMax » Wed Feb 29, 2012 12:18 am

Last year's meeting was a huge success, but I haven't seen anything since. I would love to participate in sometime more regular. Any interest?
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby ObliviousInvestor » Wed Feb 29, 2012 5:54 pm

I would be interested in attending a St. Louis Bogleheads meetup.
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby tkoerner » Tue Mar 06, 2012 9:58 pm

I would as well. Is there any plans for a St Louis meeting in the near future?
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby Sparrow » Sat Mar 10, 2012 7:00 am

Joined this morning, and would look forward to hearing about a St. Louis Chapter.
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby stl717 » Sat Mar 10, 2012 11:25 am

ObliviousInvestor wrote:I would be interested in attending a St. Louis Bogleheads meetup.



+1
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby DRILLINDK » Sat Mar 10, 2012 11:31 am

ditto.
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby Don Christy » Wed May 23, 2012 6:04 am

Hi Everyone,

I volunteered to be the St. Louis local chapter coordinator, organized the first meeting, and have not been very organized since! I would love to attend local events, but don't really have the wherewithal to organize a regular event going forward.

If someone would be interested to take over the reins, please let me know.

Thanks
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby BetaMax » Tue May 29, 2012 1:13 pm

I would love to sometime "down-the-road", but I do not have the local connections yet to be an effective organizer for these meetings. I would be willing to help someone though.
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby BetaMax » Fri Jul 13, 2012 3:03 pm

Based on no one else's reply...is this chapter dead?
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby cjackson0 » Fri Jul 13, 2012 8:03 pm

Another willing attendee
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby BetaMax » Sun Aug 26, 2012 9:56 pm

Do we have a leader yet? Lets get this moving!
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby Bustoff » Tue Feb 05, 2013 6:33 am

Is there currently a St. Louis Chapter Bogleheads ?

I would really be interested in participating.
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby stl » Tue Feb 05, 2013 11:04 am

My First Post.
I have been lurking for a couple of months.

I just registered to say I would be interested in attending.
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby mud_phud » Sat Mar 23, 2013 2:14 pm

Just moved here to StL. Long time reader of the forum, just recently registered. Interested if there is a local meeting here in St. Louis. Thanks!
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby Default User BR » Sun Mar 24, 2013 10:59 am

mud_phud wrote:Just moved here to StL. Long time reader of the forum, just recently registered. Interested if there is a local meeting here in St. Louis. Thanks!

I don't think there have been any scheduled in quite some time, mostly from lack of a leader. I don't believe there is currently a chapter organizer.


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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby boycer11 » Sun Mar 24, 2013 11:22 am

Hum, what was the first meeting like? I have never been to a bh meeting. I am usually more of a reader on here then anything else. I am over in Troy, IL. Where was the meeting held last time?

Right now Im working at least 72 hours a week. How many people are interested? sometimes I also get forced at the last minute to work.
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby Default User BR » Sun Mar 24, 2013 6:36 pm

boycer11 wrote:Hum, what was the first meeting like? I have never been to a bh meeting. I am usually more of a reader on here then anything else. I am over in Troy, IL. Where was the meeting held last time?

I didn't attend, as I didn't hear about it until too late. As far as I know, only one meeting was ever held.

This is the planning thread:

http://www.bogleheads.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=66165

Here is a follow-up message:

http://www.bogleheads.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=71774


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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby verbose » Sat Apr 06, 2013 8:52 am

I would also like to attend local events, and don't want to be a coordinator. So, since we lack a coordinator (which is OK), perhaps we should brainstorm what kind of event/locale would work for a get-together. I'm not even sure where to start! What do St. Louis Bogleheads think would be a good kind of event?
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby Default User BR » Sun Apr 07, 2013 1:24 am

What do people want to do? If it's just to chat, that's simple enough. Get a rough count, book a private room at a restaurant, everybody show up and buy their own dinner.

If you want speakers or presentations, that's a lot more complicated.


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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby ObliviousInvestor » Sun Apr 07, 2013 7:10 am

Default User BR wrote:What do people want to do? If it's just to chat, that's simple enough. Get a rough count, book a private room at a restaurant, everybody show up and buy their own dinner.

Sounds fun to me.
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby Beat The Street » Sun Apr 07, 2013 8:44 am

Default User BR wrote:What do people want to do? If it's just to chat, that's simple enough. Get a rough count, book a private room at a restaurant, everybody show up and buy their own dinner.

If you want speakers or presentations, that's a lot more complicated.


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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby sambb » Sun Apr 07, 2013 10:16 am

I would attend
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby effillus » Sun Apr 07, 2013 10:32 am

Count me in to attend.
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby artthomp » Mon Apr 08, 2013 8:13 am

I would attend. - Art
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby dlflemingos » Mon Apr 15, 2013 12:32 pm

I would be interested in attending the next STL Bogleheads meeting.
Would love to attend the Philly conf in Oct. 2013 but reluctant to part with the $$. Might be worth it to see Jack and the Vang facility.
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby kerrigjl » Fri May 24, 2013 2:13 am

Introducing myself here, as I'm a long time lurker living in St. Louis (at least for the next year or so). I would take the reigns and help to organize a more active group; however, I may be leaving town next July and would hate to leave things half done. I will know in early December where the next stage of my training (which would be a 3-5 year commitment) will take me, at which time I can focus on leadership - until then, I am definitely in for any meetings that may be arranged!
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby DRILLINDK » Thu Jun 13, 2013 9:27 pm

+1 count me in!
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby Chindsey » Fri Jun 14, 2013 9:06 am

Count me in too!
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby Bustoff » Tue Dec 03, 2013 11:51 am

Anyone know if there has been any further discussion about a St. Louis Bogleheads meeting?
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Re: St. Louis Chapter 2012+

Postby placeholder » Tue Dec 03, 2013 12:53 pm

Perpetual lack of leadership.
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