Launching water rockets in 2015

Registration is now open for 2016!

May 16, 2016

Note for friends and relations interested in the annual Orcas Gathering at Seabeck. This year the dates are Wednesday, August 17 – Sunday, August 21, 2016!. As always, the first rule of Seabeck this year is get a headcount for Seabeck.  If you are coming and/or your family is coming, or if you’re even just interested in coming…

Orcas Gathering website gets a new server

May 13, 2016

Aah.  This feels a little more roomy! The Orcas Gathering website is now hosted on a newer, faster server.  Even better, it’s got a shiny new open-source security certificate!  That means that when we open 2016 registration in a few days your transactions will be secure from end to end. Keep your eyes peeled.  And…

We’re back in business for 2016! Check your calendars!

May 11, 2016

This year’s Orcas Gathering at Seabeck will be from Wednesday, August 17 – Sunday, August 21, 2016! Time to start letting folks know, and making plans for yourself! Registration opens in a few days. Keep your eyes peeled for a website revamp too!

Image by flickr user andrewbain.

Registration for 2015 Orcas Gathering has Closed

August 12, 2015

\ Just finished calculating our numbers for this year’s Orcas Gathering and we’re overbooked.  Just got off the phone with the folks at the conference center and they definitely have no more room for overflow. It looks as though it’ll be a bit of (a big!) squeeze for beds but I think we’ll make it…

Registration Extended to Aug. 7th But Filling Up Fast

July 19, 2015

After months of worrying we wouldn’t have enough registrations the trickle has turned into a torrent. We’ve extended the online registration deadline to August 7th. After the 7th please contact the registrar (David Innes) first to make sure there’s room!

Reservations for the 2015 Orcas Gathering are starting to flow!

July 6, 2015

Reservations are starting to flow now. Still need to hear from folks by July 15th so I can let the conference center know what to plan (and shop!) for. Lot of old timers and some great newcomers too. Keep those cards and on-line registrations coming. [button class=”my-button” link=”/registration-information/”]Online Registration[/button]

Let’s get those reservations in, folks!

July 2, 2015

Friends and family interested in attending the 2015 Orcas Gathering: Registrations are starting to trickle in but will we get enough by the July 15th Registration Deadline?

Join the 2015 Event on Facebook

May 25, 2015

For Facebook fans follow the Orcas Gathering page and join the 2015 Orcas Gathering Event!

Ready to Plan the 2015 Orcas Gathering! August 12-16

May 25, 2015

If you’re reading this post then chances are at some time in the past you, or your children, or your parents, or your friends, or especially all of the above have attended the Orcas Gathering at Seabeck.  Over the years we’ve met friends we didn’t know we had, and reunited with friends we hadn’t seen…

Time to register for the 2014 Orcas Gathering

July 9, 2014

It’s nearly mid-July. We need to let the Seabeck folks know how many to expect. You can register online at Be there or be square!