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We will be showing this first episode of Doctor Who at our Time Travel Appreciation Day on November 23rd, starting at 3pm at Squash Blossom Restaurant and Bar. Unearthly Child is the first Doctor Who. To get more information or to sign-up to come along with us on a time travel extravaganza, here is our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/466474993466910/?ref_dashboard_filter=upcoming
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Congratulations to NatureCon 2013 for a successful first event.
They took in $300 for charity and a handful of business took part in this weekend's festivities. They have already set their sights on next year's event for November 8, 2014. For more information check out their website:http://www.naturecon.naturallywiredworldcafe.net/index.html
This event is FREE and open to the public with a non-perishable food item per person to benefit the United Food Bank. We will be showing Doctor Who episodes, including the 50th Anniversary Special and a few of the lost episodes that everyone is talking about. We will also have a Cosplay Time Travel-Whovian Costume Contest and a Trivia Challenge organized by Land of the Nerds.
Artwork was donated by Jeff Pina for this event.
The line-up for the Time Travel Appreciation – the 50th Anniversary Celebration of Doctor Who starting at 3pm with a vintage short video and then it will be Doctor Who the rest of the night until 10:30pm. This will be held at the Squash Blossom, located at 705 N. 1st Street, Phoenix.Phone: 602-253-4606
Sign-up and to get updates for this event, go to Facebook Event Page:
3:10 pm – 3:40 pm An Unearthly Child – 25 Min – First Doctor
First episode of the entire series
Schoolteachers Barbara Wright and Ian Chesterton are intrigued by one of their pupils, Susan Foreman. They visit her home address - a junkyard at 76 Totter's Lane. There they meet her grandfather, the Doctor. The Doctor and Susan are aliens who travel through time and space in their ship, the TARDIS. It looks like an ordinary police box, but actually houses a huge, gleaming control room.
3:50pm -5:55 pm Web of Fear – 125 min – 2nd Doctor
The TARDIS narrowly avoids becoming engulfed in a cobwebby substance in space. It arrives in the London Underground railway system, the tunnels of which are being overrun by the web and by the Great Intelligence's robot Yeti.
Episode 2 and 4-6 recently discovered. Not available on home video. Episode 3 does not exist and will not be shown.
6:00 PM - 7:35 PM Deadly Assassin – 100 Min - 4th Doctor
"Through the millennia, the Time Lords of Gallifrey led a life of peace and ordered calm, protected against all threats from lesser civilizations by their great power. But this was to change. Suddenly and terribly, the Time Lords faced the most dangerous crisis in their long history…"
7:45 PM – 9:00 PM Survival – 75 Min – Seventh Doctor
The Doctor brings Ace back to her home town of Perivale. Her old friends are being kidnapped by a race of alien hunters called the Cheetah People, who were shown the way to Earth by the Doctor's old enemy the Master.
9:10 PM – 10:30 PM 50th Anniversary Special – 90 Mins - Tenth and Eleventh Doctor