Databurst From the 501st

September 5, 2012 at 8:21 am | Posted in 501st, Databurst From the 501st, Events | Leave a comment

Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion event news from September 5 to 11th. We’d like to give a quick shout out to the As You Wish Project which was sponsored by The Dented Helmet, eFX Collectibles, and the 501st for raising $135,000 for the Make-A-Wish charity foundation with their helmet auctions. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and show support for your local 501st garrison.

September 6

  • Redback Garrison will be in Beaudesert, QLD for the 2012 Beaudesert Show.

September 7

  • Redback Garrison will be in Windsor for the Queensland Model Hobbies Expo 2012.

September 8

  • 70th Explorers Garrison will be in Warrensburg, MO for UCMO Get the Red Out.
  • Southern California Garrison will be in Orcutt, CA for the Classic Cars for Charity event, and in Canoga Park, CA for the West Valley State Salute to Kids.
  • Central Garrison will be in Sioux Falls, SD for the New Directions Buddy Walk, and in Gretna, NE for a library event.
  • Cloud City Garrison will be in Portland, OR for Rose City Comic Con 2012 from Sept 8-9.
  • Dutch Garrison will be in Breda for Stripbeurs Breda.
  • Garrison Carida will be in Sewickley, PA for the Harvest Festival at Big Bang Comics.
  • Great Lakes Garrison will be in Durand, MI for Durand Comic Con (Star Wars artist Chris Scalf will be there), and in Grand Blanc, MI for the Autism Walk.
  • Japanese Garrison will be in Sapporo for the Make-A-Wish charity run and walk.
  • Midwest Garrison will be in Gilberts, IL for Cub Scout Space Camp, in Pekin, IL for the Marigold Festival Parade, and in Chicago, IL for the White Sox Star Wars Night.
  • New England Garrison will be at the Abington Public Library for Star Wars Day.
  • Northeast Remnant Garrison will be in Long Branch, NJ for the FAAN Walk.
  • Nordic Garrison will be in Göteborg, Sweden for Stadsbiblioteket.
  • Ohio Garrison will be in Cincinnati, OH for the Cincinnati Buddy Walk at Sawyer Point.
  • UK Garrison will be in Stevenage for Astrium 60th Anniversary Day, in Sutton for the Help 4 Heroes Fundraiser, in Retford for the Collecting for Alzheimers Research event, and in Durham for ‘A Celebration for Life’.
  • Wisconsin Garrison will be in Manitowoc, WI for Sputnikfest, and in Sussex, WI for the Waukesha County Sheriff’s Fundraiser for Make-A-Wish.

September 9

  • Bloodfin Garrison will be in Evansville, IN for Kids & Grandparents Day at the Evansville Museum from Noon-4pm.
  • Central Garrison will be in Flandreau, SD for Liberty Day, and in Minneapolis, MN for the HopeKids Festival.
  • Garrison Carida will be in Strafford, PA for the Tredyffrin Township Public Library Star Wars Program.
  • German Garrison will be in Oberhausen for Kids World.
  • Midwest Garrison will be in Chicago, IL for the Grandparents Autism Picnic.
  • Garrison Excelsior will be in Albany, NY for the Walk for Pancreatic Cancer Research (tentative).
  • Ohio Garrison will be in Columbus, OH for the Columbus Toy Show.
  • Redback Garrison will be at the Nudah Festival.
  • UK Garrison will be in Hailsham for the Herstmonceux Astronomy Festival, in Reigate for the Autism Allstars Summer Fundraiser, in Wentworth for the MediCinema Auction Prize Party, and in Kings Lynn for the Researching for a Star charity event.

September 11

  • UK Garrison will be in London at Canary Wharf for the BGC Partners 8th Annual Charity Day 2012.

Next Databurst…September 12th.

*If you didn’t see the events listed for your garrison, send us an email at roqoodepot(at) and let us know. We’re glad to add any we missed.

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot. Shoot straight and troop on.

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