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robert piepenbrink Supporting Member of TMP09 Dec 2018 6:04 p.m. PST

I have just received an e-mail from the HMGS BOD telling me "The Distlefink is BACK. Renovations taking up part of that room have been completed."

I think we need to hold an emergency convention--possibly the week following Christmas?--to take advantage of the situation before the "temporary" drywall and plastic sheeting go back up. No telling what things could be like by spring.

oldnorthstate10 Dec 2018 6:14 p.m. PST

I don't think that was "temporary" drywall…whatever they might mean about the Distelfink being "back" the room itself will never look like it used to and will never accommodate the same number of games.

Personal logo Milhouse Supporting Member of TMP10 Dec 2018 7:09 p.m. PST

So Distlefink will be much smaller?

TRUgamer10 Dec 2018 8:04 p.m. PST

Pretty sure that wall was temporary to hide all the construction materials behind it.

TRU

Ploogak10 Dec 2018 11:55 p.m. PST

The wall was temporary support while they poured concrete upstairs in the kitchen. The pour got delayed but once it was finished the temporary wall was going to come out and we'd have the whole Distelfink back. Sounds like they finished it.

Joby

ScottWashburn Sponsoring Member of TMP11 Dec 2018 5:09 a.m. PST

Yay! Progress!

masm611011 Dec 2018 7:00 a.m. PST

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-Mike

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