Then I called Numeric (actually PFPC, their transfer agent) to see about withdrawing my excess IRA contribution. They informed me that there's a special form for that and they faxed it over. In addition to the expected option for receiving a check in that amount, I also saw an option on the form to redeposit the excess contribution as a current year contribution in the same IRA. Great. That way I don't have to deal with it, although this may mean that I won't be able to add anything to the IRA the rest of the year.
Took the afternoon off to go to lupine_fox's meet in Quakertown, PA. Of course, I picked up a few geocaches along the way:
Then finally, I went to lupine_fox's meet at his home. Also there were byzantyndragon, skippyfox, shortwave81, akina16, and many others whose livejournal userids are not familiar to me. We had garlic bread, meatballs and spaghetti.