NAME Day 2022

The purpose of NAME Day is to unite and involve all NAME members by doing the same project on the same day at different locations throughout the US and internationally. Participation in an event may occur in clubs, locally, statewide, regionally, or online.

NAME Day will take place on Saturday, October 1, 2022. Expanded events (or areas with conflicting dates) should occur as close to this date as is reasonably possible.

Project: All events will center on the same project. The 2022 NAME Day project will be a memory box that is designed to show off past, present and future special items. NAME is also planning a series of reasonably priced kits (similar to Quick Minis) and/or finished pieces all year long!

This year’s NAME Day project will offer only one size. The project has 12 small compartments and one larger middle section. Kits will include an etched 50th Anniversary logo that may be placed anywhere.

Add your own favorite 8″ x 10″ picture frame to keep out the dust, optional lighting, a shelf, or a pedestal for small items. The options are yours.  

Attend a local event or participate online.

Events open to NAME Region N2 members:

Fresno Tinker Belles
Date: October 1, 2022   10:00 AM
Location: 4698 Zediker Ave., Sanger, CA 
Registrations accepted: April 1 – July 15, 2022
Cost: cost of kit
Details: dessert, muffins in morning
Contact Barbara Faribanks for more info.

By Small Design
Date: October 1, 2022   9:00 AM
Location: Elks Lodge, 3000 Brady Lane, Roseville, CA
Registrations accepted: June 1 – August 10, 2022
Cost: $25 (includes lunch, snacks, goody bag) plus cost of kit $25.00
Details: 3 scales available 1”, ½”. ¼”
Contact Pattie Hong for more info.

MiniCals and Through the Looking Glass
Date: October 1, 2020 9:30 am
Location: M & L Precision, 18665 Madrone Parkway, Morgan Hill, CA
Registrations accepted through September 2
Cost: $50
Details: lunch, snacks, prizes, silent auction, shoebox sales, exhibits, (we’d love for you to bring one!). Lighting will be provided for your NAME project. Souvenir photos will be taken.
Contact Ruth Heisch for more info.

Online hosted by Mini Cyber Club
Contact Barbara Thornton-Hill for more info
Date: Sunday, Oct 2, 2022; 11:00 AM (PDT)
Location: Zoom
Registration accepted: May 1 – September 1, 2022
Details: No fees. Assemble your kits with others on Zoom, door prizes, sharing. All scales. You order your own kit from one of the cutters or cut it yourself.

More information about NAME Day may be found on NAME’s website.

This information is offered as a service to the community of miniature enthusiasts. If you know of a miniature related event or have information/photos to share, please contact the N.A.M.E. N2 Region Webmaster.

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