March 25, 2021 Poison Toocool

“ENGAGE: UF STARFLEET SPRINGFEST!!”

Entertainment and Activities

Sat Mar 27 @ 12:30pm to Sun Apr 4th @ 12noon
Here is the Entertainment and Activity list for “ENGAGE: UFS SpringFest” – a 9-day Fundraiser for Relay for Life in Second Life, sponsored by United Federation Starfleet. Everyone is invited to enjoy entertainment on the Festival stage, tour the Fest, see the displays, fly a workbee, challenge themselves to the Cadet Obstacle course, visit our ships & stations, meet & greet other Star Trek fans, & generally have a good time. We will be immensely grateful for all donations, large or small, in our mission to support the search for a cure.

The Festival Build is located skyward on the UFS sim, take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest to visit the build and attend the events and activities as indicated below. The UFS Transporter System also allows you to visit Pinastri Headquarters (located at ground level on UFS sim), as well as all our ships and stations in Second Life.

Slurl for SpringFest – http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/GEL%20Community%2016/35/213/2202

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=SATURDAY=
“March Promotions & Awards Ceremony!”
Sat Mar 27, 12 noon SLT
Promotions & Awards Ceremony for UFS members, presented by the Commander-in-Chief of UF Starfleet, Fleet Admiral Mike Calhoun. Dress is Class B (or semi-formal for guests). Held in Ceremonial Hall, Pinastri Headquarters.

“Alien Sock Hop” @ UF Starfleet!
Sat Mar 27, 12:30pm – 3:00pm SLT
Starfleet Cosplay at its best! Will you be a Vulcan, a Klingon, a Romulan, or some unknown species with 16 tentacles? Come show us your creativity! Spacey dance music by DJ Hal, hosted by Evelyn Rieko. Prize for best alien! Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over to the Main Stage.

“DJ Kestral @ the Beacon!”
Sat Mar 27, 3:00pm-5:00pm SLT
Head over to the villainous Charon’s Beacon for a couple of hours of Terran music circa 1960’s to 1990’s spun by DJ Kestal in the ‘Endless Dreams’ lounge. Check your weapons at the door. ((Dress is Civilian, Casual, Come as that evil space pirate or ne’er-do-well, have a Grand Time until Starfleet shows up.)) Take the UFS Transporter to ‘Charon’s Beacon’


=SUNDAY=
“An Hour with the Deputy!”
Sun Mar 28, 8:00am-9:00am SLT
Join the Deputy Commander-in-Chief of UF Starfleet in our Presentation Hall at the Top of the Tower, SpringFest, for a lively discussion of Star Trek books and other aspects of Trek fandom. Admiral MilesPrower Dagger will lead this ‘live from the Fest’ chat in-world Second Life. Listen in our ufs-event-live channel in UFS’s Discord server if you can’t be in SL. For those that are, dress is casual. Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over to the Presentation Tower.

“Starfleet Radio” with DJ Toocool!
Sun Mar 28, 9am – 10am
Join us for the inaugural broadcast of Starfleet Radio! Listen to some great music, hear the local ‘space news’, get up-to-date on plans for the day at ‘SpringFest’, share some Raktajino, make requests, and ‘Wake up with UFS!” ‘Starfleet Radio’ will be broadcasting in Second Life *and* to our Discord server, UFS members look for “UFS Radio” in the ‘Events and Entertainment’ category.

Joe Cool LIVE at the Fest!
Sunday March 28 – 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Jazz Saxophone Player JC Farstrider (AKA) Killer Joe Cool brings you Jazz Classics from Southern California where he plays professionally in Downtown Disney with the Latin Group “Alturas” as well as his own Jazz Combo called “The Jazz Executives”. Jazz is truly his passion and Sax is definitely his weapon of choice. He loves to fill you with excitement and romance through great music that has touched his own heart from a young age until now. Exciting, Wonderful, WOW, Lovely, Outstanding, Hot and Spicy are words that are used to describe his show, his talent and his play as one of the best performers in SL. Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over to the Main Stage.

Starship Durant Mission
Sunday March 28 – 11:00am-1:15pm
Come watch – or join in – a lively Trek-inspired roleplay entitled: “Who Broke the Bulwark?” aboard the USS Taylorholic Durant, a Luna Class vessel on patrol in the Delta Quadrant. There will be ‘Make it So’s” and “highly illogical’s” and whatnot, too. Led by Vice Admiral Poison Toocool and Captain Evelyn Rieko. Take the UFS Transporter to ‘Durant’

SS Astraios Mission
Sun Mar 28, 12noon to 2pm
Visit this Helenic Class Starbase and observe or participate in a fun roleplay run by Captain Kem Vala and Lieutenant Commander Alia Soulstar. Astraios began as a fledgling colony in the Gamma Quadrant set up by United Federation Starfleet after an accidental trip through an Iconian Gateway in 100215. The space station SS Astraios is located in high orbit above the planet Astraios Prime and is the home base for a number of starships in the Gamma Quadrant, including the Galaxy class USS Neil Armstrong. Held at our sister Colony in 3rd Rock Grid. You might have to create an account at http://3rdrockgrid.com/new and download a Firestorm Open Sim viewer in order to visit, but you will be absolutely stunned at the beautiful Trek-inspired build! Well worth the effort to meet UF Starfleet members there and enjoy touring Astraios Colony and SS Astraios.

“CompOps at the Fest!”
Sun Mar 28, 8:00pm to 9:00pm SLT
Believe it or not, Rear Admiral Eddie Hagomoro will crawl out of the depths of the computer core (where he’s been napping), to give a talk on all the things UF Starfleet Computer Operations have done, are doing and plan to ‘make so’ in the next while. Whether it’s the great new design of our website, the fabulous interactive opps on our Discord, or the secrets behind managing Moodle, here’s your chance to find out more about what keeps UFS systems up and running even in the worst ion storm! Held in our Presentation Hall at the Top of the Tower at SpringFest! UFS members can listen in our ufs-event-live channel in UFS’s Discord server if you can’t be in SL. For those that are, dress is casual. Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over to the Presentation Tower.


=MONDAY=
“JC Speaks: Kermie Mistwallow!”

Mon Mar 29, 8:00am-9:00am SLT
Learn all about the Office of the Chief of Starfleet Operations in a presentation by the Chief! Vice Admiral Kermie Mistwallow will lead this ‘live from the Fest’ chat in-world Second Life (Presentation Hall, Top of the Tower). UFS members can listen in our ufs-event-live channel in UFS’s Discord server if you can’t be in SL. For those that are, dress is casual. Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over to the Presentation Tower

“Wake up with UFS”
Mon Mar 29, 9am – 10am
DJ Toocool plays an eclectic mix of lively music to get your Monday off to a great start! She’ll be taking requests & letting you know the news of the day in and around Pinastri HQ in the Delta Q! Raktajino is on the house. Requests are welcome. Dress is casual. ‘Starfleet Radio’ will be broadcasting in Second Life *and* to our Discord server, UFS members look for “UFS Radio” in the ‘Events and Entertainment’ category.

“Academy Speaks!”
Sun Mar 28, 10am-11am SLT
Learn all about the physiology of some major Delta Quadrant species in a ‘Part I’ talk by Medical Officer LTCmdr Victoria Moonshadow. (Part II will be presented @ 10am Sat Apr 3rd.) This ‘live from the Fest’ presentation held in-world Second Life (Presentation Hall, Top of the Tower). UFS members can listen in our ufs-event-live channel in UFS’s Discord server if you can’t be in SL. For those that are, dress is casual. Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over to the Presentation Tower

WCPA Troupe Live!
Mon Mar 29, 11am-11:45am
WoodCrest University Performing Arts has been doing dance classes and shows for many years now, their presentations feature awesome bespoke choreographed dance routines. Come out and enjoy this excellent live performance of this great troupe! Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over to Main Stage.

LIVE! Trav McCullough @ Starfleeet!
Mon Mar 29 – 12:00 Noon-1:00pm
Don’t miss this performance by the amazing Trav McCullough. His beautiful voice caresses your heart, & pulls at your heartstrings at times as he sings a soul searching song or the blues. He stirs your emotions as he sings a sweet love ballad. Then he sings a powerful song, his voice transforms, becoming strong and forceful, taking you to the heights of enjoyment. Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over to Main Stage.

USS Maxwell Mission
Monday March 29 – 5:00pm-7pm
Visit the Nova class USS Maxwell and observe or participate in a fun roleplay run by Rear Admiral Nora Gerhadsen and Captain Jayce Rebel. Following the loss of the Nova-class starship USS Meridian, the USS Maxwell was re-activated on Stardate 150215 from the Pinastri Bone Yard. Her current mission is to survey the Hapke Star Cluster, a largely unexplored open star cluster of some 10,000 stars. Her secondary mission is to field test an advanced, experimental sensor array developed at Utopia Planitia. Due to scheduling mismatches with her assignment schedule, the Maxwell was never refit, and carries her original major systems: power generation, propulsion, shields, and weapons. Take the UFS Transporter to ‘Maxwell’

“DJ Kestral @ the Beacon!”
Mon Mar 29 – 7pm to 9pm SLT
Head over to the villainous Charon’s Beacon for a couple of hours of Terran music circa 1960’s to 1990’s spun by DJ Kestal in the ‘Endless Dreams’ lounge. Check your weapons at the door. ((Dress is Civilian, Casual, Come as that evil space pirate or ne’er-do-well, have a Grand Time until Starfleet shows up.)) Take the UFS Transporter to ‘Charon’s Beacon’


=TUESDAY=
“Starfleet Radio LIVE!”

Tue Mar 30, 9am – 10am
Another fab episode of ‘Starfleet Radio’ features DJ Toocool playing an eclectic mix of lively music to get your Tuesday off to a great start! She’ll be taking requests & letting you know the news of the day in and around Pinastri HQ in the Delta Q! Raktajino is on the house. Dress is casual. ‘Starfleet Radio’ will be broadcasting in Second Life *and* to our Discord server, UFS members look for “UFS Radio” in the ‘Events and Entertainment’ category.

“Game Day @ the Fest!”
Tue Mar 30, 10am – noon
Join Captain Evelyn Rieko for some entertaining gameplay at Springfest – in the social area in front of Presentation Tower! We will be playing Greedy Greedy in a fun atmosphere. Dress is casual. Game on! Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over!

“Starfleet Boogie!”
Tue Mar 30, 12noon-1pm SLT
Weekly dance held at our sister Colony in 3rd Rock Grid. You might have to create an account at http://3rdrockgrid.com/new and download a Firestorm Open Sim viewer in order to visit, but you will be absolutely stunned at the beautiful Trek-inspired build! Well worth the effort to meet UF Starfleet members there and enjoy touring Astraios Colony and SS Astraios.

“Tai Chi!”
Tue Mar 30, 3pm – 4pm SLT
Join Rear Admiral Zania Turner in the Harmony Garden, ground level at Pinastri Headquarters, for a relaxing and de-stressing hour of releasing tension and casual chat. Dress comfortably, bare feet recommended. Take the UFS Transporter to ‘Pinastri’ and walk out to the grounds.

“A Piece of the Action!”
Tue Mar 30, 4pm – 6pm SLT
Anyone remember the TOS episode where Kirk and Spock play members of the mob? Well, that’s the theme for this dance! Bring out your gangster clothing but remember you’ll be checked at the door by our Klingon bouncers. Prize for best in theme! Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over to the Main Stage.


=WEDNESDAY=
“Starfleet Radio LIVE!”

Wed Mar 31, 9am – 10am
UF Starfleet’s ‘Chief DJ’ Hal Jordan styles a great mix of lively music to get your Wednesday off to a beautiful start! He’ll be taking requests & letting you know the news of the day in and around Pinastri HQ in the Delta Q! Raktajino is on the house. Dress is casual. ‘Starfleet Radio’ will be broadcasting in Second Life *and* to our Discord server, UFS members look for “UFS Radio” in the ‘Events and Entertainment’ category.

USS Veracruz Mission
Wed Mar 31 – 5:01pm to 7:01 pm SLT
Visit the Allegiance class USS Veracruz and observe or participate in a fun roleplay run by Rear Admiral Kinney Randt and Commodore Aryela Dagger. The Veracruz is assigned to Task Force 1 and is one of the core vessels protecting Pinastri Prime and conducting regular patrols around the system as well as being assigned missions as needed. Take the UFS Transporter to ‘Veracruz’

“DJ Kestral @ the Beacon!”
Wed Mar 31 – 7pm to 9pm SLT
Head over to the villainous Charon’s Beacon for a couple of hours of Terran music circa 1960’s to 1990’s spun by DJ Kestal in the ‘Endless Dreams’ lounge. Check your weapons at the door. ((Dress is Civilian, Casual, Come as that evil space pirate or ne’er-do-well, have a Grand Time until Starfleet shows up.)) Take the UFS Transporter to ‘Charon’s Beacon’


=THURSDAY=
“Starfleet Radio LIVE!”

Thu Apr 1, 9am – 10am
Happy April Fools Day with Chief DJ Hal Jordan, waking you up with some great tunes and free coffee! He’ll be taking requests & letting you know the news of the day in and around Pinastri HQ in the Delta Q! Dress is casual. ‘Starfleet Radio’ will be broadcasting in Second Life *and* to our Discord server, UFS members look for “UFS Radio” in the ‘Events and Entertainment’ category.

“Star Wars Theme Dance!”
Thu Apr 1st, 10am to 12noon SLT
Ohhh yes, time to bring out your lightsabers and stormtroopers and Wookies!!! Join us for this absolutely sure to be fun theme dance with the princess herself, DJ Leia (Po Toocool) spinning spacey tracks from all over the Empire! And you WILL NOT want to miss the amazing lightshow by Mansoor at 11am SLT – turn your viewers to Midnight!! Come as a rebel, come as a Jedi, come as a minion… but make sure you’re there!! Prize for best in theme!! Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over to the Main Stage.

USS Thor Mission
Thu Apr 1st from 1:30pm to 3:30 pm SLT
Visit the Sovereign class USS Thor and observe or participate in a fun roleplay run by Fleet Captain Draco Draco Dimanovic and Captain 3249Rowena Resident. The Ship is named after one of UFS’ more prominent members, the late Admiral Peedy Thor. We strive to continue his vision and drive to make a ship the crowning jewel of UFS. Admiral Peedy Thor, Gone but Never Forgotten. Take the UFS Transporter to ‘Thor’


=FRIDAY=
“Ambassador Speaks!”

Fri Apr 2, 8am – 9am SLT
Learn all about history of the Drow species in a talk by LTCmdr Victoria Moonshadow. This ‘live from the Fest’ presentation held in-world Second Life (Presentation Hall, Top of the Tower). UFS members can listen in our ufs-event-live channel in UFS’s Discord server if you can’t be in SL. For those that are, dress is casual. Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over to Presentation Tower.

“Starfleet Radio LIVE!”
Fri Apr 2, 9am – 10am
TGIF with none other than “The Admiral” DJ Toocool.She’ll be styling tracks from around the quadrant, but she’ll also be taking requests & letting you know the news of the day in and around Pinastri HQ in the Delta Q! Raktajino is on the house. Dress is casual. ‘Starfleet Radio’ will be broadcasting in Second Life *and* to our Discord server, UFS members look for “UFS Radio” in the ‘Events and Entertainment’ category. Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over to Main Stage.

Yoga in the Garden!
Fri Apr 2, 3:00pm to 4:00pm SLT
Join Yoga Instructor LT Karina Taurog at the Harmony Garden (HQ) for a one hour Yoga session. We’ll be using provided mats to exercise, & we’ll talk about Yoga and its positive benefits for our life. Active wear or exercise clothes recommended. Take the UFS Transporter to ‘Pinastri’ and walk out to the grounds.

LIVE! Mahogany Soulstar
Friday April 2, 4:00pm SLT to 5:00pm SLT
Mahogany is a long time SL resident, who is finally fulfilling her original purpose for being in the game: Live Performing. This Soulful Songstress performs music for all tastes and occasions, spiced with humor and a warm personal touch. A passionate performer in all worlds, Mahogany lends her acting, directing and vocal abilities to many community theatre productions IRL. When not performing, Mahogany is an active blogger and published author of 2 books. Come experience this Lady who sings the Blues and so much more. Take the UFS Transporter to UFS Fest and walk or ride over to Main Stage.

Bunny Hop!
Fri Apr 2 – 5:30-7:30pm SLT
Join DJ Zania Turner for a hoppin’ good time at our ‘Fantastic Friday’ theme dance… wear your bunny ears or rabbit avatar – prize for best in theme! Take the UFS Transporter to UFS Fest and walk or ride over to Main Stage.

“Midnight Dance”
Sat Apr 3, 11:59pm-2am SLT
Casual dance with DJ Toocool styling laid-back music for your listening and dancing pleasure. She’s an eclectic DJ — you might hear a variety of tunes from genres such as world, house, disco, pop and light rock. Turn your viewer to midnight and relax with us on a late night Friday night/very early Saturday morning. Take the UFS Transporter to UFS Fest and walk or ride over to Main Stage.


=SATURDAY=
“Cheerleaders LIVE!”

Sat Apr 3, 2am to 3:30 am SLT
Join us for an out-of-this world performance by SL’s first and foremost Cheerleading squad! The Second Life Cheerleading Squad (SLCS) are huge supporters of Relay for Life and we’re proud to have them on our stage! They will present a series of ad-hoc cheer inspired dances to great music for the enjoyment of night owls, early risers, and those from UK and Europe! Take the UFS Transporter to UFS Fest and walk or ride over to Main Stage.

“DJ Kestral @ the Beacon!”
Sat Apr 3, 4am to 6 am SLT
Head over to the villainous Charon’s Beacon for a couple of hours of Terran music circa 1960’s to 1990’s spun by DJ Kestal in the ‘Endless Dreams’ lounge. Check your weapons at the door. ((Dress is Civilian, Casual, Come as that evil space pirate or ne’er-do-well, have a Grand Time until Starfleet shows up.)) Take the UFS Transporter to ‘Charon’s Beacon’

“Wake up with UF Starfleet!”
Sat Apr 3, 9am – 10am
Saturday at the Fest! DJ Hal will be spinning tunes taking requests & letting you know the news of the day in and around Pinastri HQ in the Delta Q! Raktajino is on the house. Dress is casual. ‘Starfleet Radio’ will be broadcasting in Second Life *and* to our Discord server, UFS members look for “UFS Radio” in the ‘Events and Entertainment’ category. Take the UFS Transporter to UFS Fest and walk or ride over to Main Stage.

“Academy Speaks!”
Sat Apr 3, 10am-11am SLT
Learn all about the physiology of some major Delta Quadrant species in a ‘Part II’ talk by Medical Officer LTCmdr Victoria Moonshadow. (Part I was presented @ 10am Mon Mar 29.) This ‘live from the Fest’ presentation held in-world Second Life (Presentation Hall, Top of the Tower). UFS members can listen in our ufs-event-live channel in UFS’s Discord server if you can’t be in SL. For those that are, dress is casual. Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over to Presentation Tower.

“DJ Po at the Fest Stage!!”
Sat Apr 3, 11am-12 noon SLT
The eclectic stylings of DJ Po Toocool on a Saturday morning. Will it be EDM or Glitch Hop, Funk or Club, Disco or New Age? Have to be there to find out! Dress is casual! Take the UFS Transporter to UFS Fest and walk or ride over to Main Stage.

LIVE! Marqs DeSade
Sat Apr 3, 12 noon – 1pm
Marqs DeSade’s strong, pure and deeply sensuous voice takes command and draws his audience into the stories and emotions of his songs. Fans agree, they’ve been ‘Marq’ed and keep coming back for more. He holds an impressive list of ‘originals’ and continues to create touching, romantic and memorable songs his fans look forward to hearing. His music is influenced by the classic rock of The Beatles, CCR, Eagles and various other talented artists forming his eclectic style. Marqs covers an impressive list of songs and always delights his audience. Take the UFS Transporter to UFS Fest and walk or ride over to Main Stage.

“JC Speaks!”
Sat Apr 3, 1pm-2pm SLT
UF Starfleet Academy Superintendent, Commodore Rich Lombardia, will lead a casual chat on the programs on offer, including the upcoming launch of the Academy Experience. This ‘live from the Fest’ presentation held in-world Second Life (Presentation Hall, Top of the Tower). UFS members can listen in our ufs-event-live channel in UFS’s Discord server if you can’t be in SL. For those that are, dress is casual. Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over to Presentation Tower.


=SUNDAY=
“An Hour with the C-in-C!”
Sun Apr 4, 8:00am-9:00am SLT
Join us for a indepth interview with our Commander-in-Chief, Fleet Admiral Mike Calhoun! Hosted by Captain Evelyn Rieko, this is a ‘live from the Fest’ chat in-world Second Life. Listen in our ufs-event-live channel in UFS’s Discord server if you can’t be in SL. For those that are, dress is casual. Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over to the Presentation Tower.

“Wake up with UFS”
Sun Apr 4, 9am – 10am
Our final day of SpringFest! Join DJ Toocool for a final Fest episode of Starfleet Radio! She’ll spin some great tunes and take your requests. Raktajino is free. Dress is casual – but hang tight for our Easter Dance at 10am with DJ Hal! ‘Starfleet Radio’ will be broadcasting in Second Life *and* to our Discord server, UFS members look for “UFS Radio” in the ‘Events and Entertainment’ category. Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over to Main Stage.

“Easter Dance!”
Sun Apr 4, 10am – noon
Time to haul out your Easter bonnet – helmet – cap – hat – fancy headgear!! This is the final SpringFest event, bring your lighters and sway to the music of DJ Hal as we close down the Festival stage with this final dance of the week! There will be a prize for best in theme, and we will be announcing the results of our fundraising efforts for Relay for Life over the week. Dress is casually bunny!! Take the UFS Transporter to UFS-Fest and walk or ride over to Main Stage. ALSO we will be presenting a ‘reprise’ of the particle light show many enjoyed on Thursday. If you missed it, or would like to see it again, join us at noon Sunday!

SS Astraios Mission
Sun Apr 4, 12noon to 2pm
If you didn’t get a chance to see Astraios yet, here’s another opportunity! Visit this Helenic Class Starbase and observe or participate in a fun roleplay run by Captain Kem Vala and Lieutenant Commander Alia Soulstar. Astraios began as a fledgling colony in the Gamma Quadrant set up by United Federation Starfleet after an accidental trip through an Iconian Gateway in 100215. The space station SS Astraios is located in high orbit above the planet Astraios Prime and is the home base for a number of starships in the Gamma Quadrant, including the Galaxy class USS Neil Armstrong. Held at our sister Colony in 3rd Rock Grid. You might have to create an account at http://3rdrockgrid.com/new and download a Firestorm Open Sim viewer in order to visit, but you will be absolutely stunned at the beautiful Trek-inspired build! Well worth the effort to meet UF Starfleet members there and enjoy touring Astraios Colony and SS Astraios.

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