HKSW 20201205 Meeting (KITEC Room 636-637)
After Action report of our last meeting:
Event proposal for the coming meeting
We shall hold our meeting on 5th December 2020 at Room 636-637 KITEC from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Note that our door fee remains at HK$80 per meeting as approved by our Members at the 2019 AGM.
Returning members Special Discount for this Meeting
Regarding returning members, our Treasurer suggest that in these special circumstances we relax the criteria a bit and returning members pay subs pro-rata for the rest of the year, i.e. $20 if they come back in December. So, if you want to come to our 5 Dec 2020 HKSW Meeting, pls let us know. For those who have not renew their annual subscription, instead of paying the full annual subscription, they only have to pay HKD20 if they are coming to the 5 December meeting (i.e. HKD20 pro-rata annual subscription paid up to Dec 2020 + HKD80 Door fee = HKD100.
Other Special Rules for this meeting:
Because Kitek is covered by a Place of Public Entertainment Licence the latest COVID Regulations CAP 599(F) make it a "scheduled premises" that can allow more than 4 people on the premises subject to conditions.
The conditions are:
Mask wearing compulsory.
Temperature screening - we can do.
Hand sanitizer - Kitek will provide.
1.5m between "entertainment stations"(our tables.)
Maximum of 4 persons per entertainment station/table.
Maximum 50% room capacity: the rooms are licenced for 35 people each so we can have 35 for the two rooms.
No eating or drinking inside venue.
For indication, we have been told that the following games and events will be hosted :
(A) Board Wargame
(B) Miniatures Wargames
(1) 15mm Napoleonics Battle of Borodino (Organiser: Chris Doran)
We are playing the Battle of Borodino using Blucher rules, tentatively planning to play on a 9 foot by 6 foot table. Should you be interested to join this game, pls let us know.
Napoleon: Chris Doran
Marshal Davout (I corps and IV Cav Corps): Matthew Sexton;
Marshal Eugene (IV Corps and III Cav Corps): Anthony Bizos;
Marshal Murat: (V Corps and I/II Cav Corps): Lawrence Ho;
Marshal Ney: (III corps and VIII corps): NB;
Marshal Bessieres (Guard): Kenneth Chan
Participants: James Cheung, Chris Doran, Ken Chan, George Cowan, Philip Ngo, Lawrence Ho, Matthew Sexton, Anthony Bizos, Woodenman Chan, NB and possibly others
(2) Naval Wargame (Organiser: Cheung Kar Fai)
Participants: Hermann Ng, Cheung Kar Fai
(3) 15mm DBMM (Organiser: Joon Nak Choi)
Participants: Joon Nak Choi & possibly others
So Far the following members/friends have indicated that they are coming in this meeting:
14 Members: Peter Hunt, James Cheung, Chris Doran, Ken Chan, George Cowan, Philip Ngo, Lawrence Ho, Matthew Sexton, Anthony Bizos, Woodenman Chan, Cheung Kar Fai, Joon Nak Choi, Hermann Ng and a member,
KITEC Centre, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon
I would suggest you to go to the Mass Transit Railway (MTR) Station. Then travel by MTR to Kowloon Bay Station (about 40 minutes). Then you can either go there by the Shuttle Bus at Telford Plaza 2 (next to Kowloon Bay MTR Station) or travel by taxi (about 10 minutes by taxi, about 15 minutes by shuttle bus, excluding the time waiting for the shuttle bus which is free of charge). The transportation information of KITEC can also be> found on its website: http://www.kitec.com.hk/eng/info_transport.html
Of course, you can travel by taxi directly. The venue itself is available on 12:00 but we usually arrive at 1:00 to 1:30.
Date of HKSW Meetings in the 2nd Half of 2020:
5th December 2020, Room 636-637 KITEC