The Prim Drop is Upon Us

Bay City New Years 2016 A

BAY CITY, SL (26th December, 2016) – Citizens of Bay City, Second Life’s® city by the bay, will be marking the end of the year in fine fashion, attending the annual “Prim Drop” in the Bay City Fairgrounds in North Channel (SLurl) on the evening of the 31st of December. The party will include an hour-long set of DJed tunes presented by Marianne McCann, as well as fireworks and other festive fun. Food and drink will also be provided for all attendees.

Bay City New Years 2016 B

The event is presented as an outdoor, high-class, wintertime soirée, and black tie attire and/or full dress is requested. All Second Life® Residents are welcome to attend and ring in the New Year with the Bay City community.

This will also be the last event within Bay City this year for donating to Child’s Play Charity. Child’s Play is a 501c3 non profit organization offers online communities such as ours an opportunity to help seriously ill children around the globe during their hospital stays with the purchase of games and gaming equipment.

Bay City New Years 2016 C

As of the 24th of December, Bay City has raised L$151,408 for Child’s Play Charity through their annual silent auction and tree lighting concert, as well as other local events.

Bay City is a mainland community, developed by Linden Lab® and home to the Bay City Alliance. The Bay City Alliance was founded in 2008 to promote the Bay City regions of Second Life and provide a venue for Bay City Residents and other interested parties to socialize and network. It is now the largest group for Residents of Bay City.

For more information, please contact Marianne McCann (email).

Bay City New Years 2016 D

Click any image to see it embiggened on Flickr.

Bay City Annual Tree Lighting

BAY CITY, SL (19th November, 2016) – The Bay City Alliance will host its holiday Tree Lighting event on Saturday, 3rd December 2016 from 1-4 pm SL. The event will be held at the Bay City Fairgrounds, in North Channel (SLurl) and will feature DJ GoSpeed of KONA Stream, and live performers Christov Kohnke and Zachh Cale. The event will also feature ice-skating, dancing, refreshments and a lot of fun for everyone, as well as the annual lighting of our Christmas tree.

bay-city-2016-tree-lighting

Once again, Bay City will host a silent auction to support Child’s Play Charity. Bay City is a Silver Sponsor of Child’s Play Charity, having raised over US$2,000.00 to support the work of the charity. We are asking Second Life™ designers and artists to participate by providing fun, interesting, unique, or other transferrable items (or a no-copy object that the auction winner can give to you to redeem their prize, if the item(s) have to be no transfer). Please contact Marianne McCann to participate.

Auction will end at the conclusion of the event. All proceeds from the silent auction and from donation bins at the venue will go to Child’s Play Charity. Child’s Play is a 501c3 non profit organization offers online communities such as ours an opportunity to help seriously ill children around the globe during their hospital stays with the purchase of games and gaming equipment.

Bay City is a mainland community, developed by Linden Lab® and home to the Bay City Alliance. The Bay City Alliance was founded in 2008 to promote the Bay City regions of Second Life and provide a venue for Bay City Residents and other interested parties to socialize and network. It is now the largest group for Residents of Bay City.

For more information, or to participate in the event, please contact Marianne McCann.

Towel Day 2016

Are you ready for Towel Day? It’s May 25th (again) and now is the time to gather up your towel andTowel Day 2016 Logo give it a good cleaning. Then you are ready to celebrate the life and works of beloved author Douglas Adams. I’ll be at work with my towel (a super absorbent one since they day will be a hot one and it is likely that I’ll be pushing shopping trolleys outside for a bit.

And if  you visit the my Marketplace store you can get your own wearable towel FREE. Updated for 2016, you’ll be stylin’ while you are showing the world your love for Douglas Adams!

PoP Shop Towel Day 2016 For Men & Women

Please notice the traditional typo above.