Re: [Wikimedia NYC] Wikimedia NYC Meeting Sunday May 17

2009-05-16 Thread Pharos
/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/NYC You can officially 'sign up' at that page, and please add your ideas to the agenda! Thanks, Richard (User:Pharos) On Sun, May 10, 2009 at 8:48 PM, Pharos pharosofalexand...@gmail.com wrote: Come one, come all! Our next meeting for Wikimedia NYC is Sunday May 17

Re: [Wikimedia NYC] Wikimedia NYC Meeting Sunday September 13

2009-09-07 Thread Pharos
Hi folks, A reminder that coming up -next weekend- our meeting for Wikimedia NYC is on Sunday September 13 at Columbia University. ---Meeting details--- 2:30 PM - 5:00PM: Room 1402 Pupin Hall, Columbia University. Take the elevator to the 13th floor and then walk up one flight of stairs.

Re: [Wikimedia NYC] Wikimedia NYC Meeting Sunday September 13

2009-09-16 Thread Pharos
:16 PM, Pharos pharosofalexand...@gmail.com wrote: Hi folks, A reminder that coming up -next weekend- our meeting for Wikimedia NYC is on Sunday September 13 at Columbia University. ---Meeting details--- 2:30 PM - 5:00PM: Room 1402 Pupin Hall, Columbia University. Take the elevator

[Wikimedia NYC] Wikis Take Manhattan Saturday October 10

2009-09-18 Thread Pharos
Hi folks, Wikis Take Manhattan 2009 is a planned scavenger hunt and free content photography contest coordinated with Columbia University and New York University students and The Open Planning Project, aimed at illustrating Wikipedia and Streetswiki articles covering the wondrous sights of the

[Wikimedia NYC] Wikis Take Manhattan Tomorrow! (Saturday October 10)

2009-10-09 Thread Pharos
-manhattan/ Thanks, Richard (User:Pharos) On Sat, Oct 3, 2009 at 9:47 PM, Pharos pharosofalexand...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all friends of the wiki and free culture folks, Our Wikis Take Manhattan photo scavenger hunt is coming up this next Saturday, Oct 10. Check it out on wiki: http

[Wikimedia NYC] Wikimedia NYC Meeting Sunday November 15

2009-11-02 Thread Pharos
Come one, come all! Our next meeting for Wikimedia NYC is Sunday November 15 at Columbia University. This is a meeting for volunteers to the projects of the non-profit Wikimedia Foundation, and everyone else too, who has ever looked at Wikipedia and wondered what's going on behind it. One big

Re: [Wikimedia NYC] Wikimedia NYC Meeting Sunday November 15

2009-11-13 Thread Pharos
to the agenda! See more spiel in the previous email (below). If there are new people who are curious and have any questions about this meeting, feel free to ask me directly at pharosofalexand...@gmail.com Thanks, Richard (User:Pharos) On Mon, Nov 2, 2009 at 8:11 PM, Pharos pharosofalexand

[Wikimedia NYC] Open Education League of New York

2009-12-11 Thread Pharos
Greetings to Wikipedians and Wikimedians, and especially to new friends from the recent CUNY IT Conference, I would like to invite folks to participate in our Open Education League of New York list and umbrella group, something that emerged out of Open Everything NYC conference earlier this year.

[Wikimedia NYC] Wikipedia Day NYC in January @ NYU

2009-12-14 Thread Pharos
Hi folks, Wikipedia Day NYC will be held on Sunday January 24, 2010 (date awaiting final confirmation) at New York University The event is in commemoration of Wikipedia Day and the 9th anniversary (!) of the founding of the site. We are especially happy to welcome newcomers and the interested

[Wikimedia NYC] Wireside Chat with Lawrence Lessig Thursday at 6

2010-02-24 Thread Pharos
I'd like to invite folks to a live web-cast of a Wireside Chat by Lawrence Lessig at Harvard Law School on Thursday (tomorrow) at 6 PM at The Open Planning Project, 148 Lafayette Street. Refreshments will be served, and there will also be a presentation from the RE/mixed Media Festival.

Re: [Wikimedia NYC] Wikimedia NYC Meeting Sunday March 21

2010-03-22 Thread Pharos
Hi Gary, Here's a good place to start: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Introduction And I'd like to invite you to our Wikipedia NYC Meetups; the most recent one was just on Sunday, and the next one will probably be in May. BTW, it's better if you ask questions like this to me

Re: [Wikimedia NYC] Wikimedia NYC Meeting Sunday March 21

2010-03-23 Thread Pharos
OK, I've turned moderation on now for this list. This just means that we'll be able to prevent showering everybody with notices that aren't really intended for everybody. I expect to check the moderation queue daily, so this shouldn't prevent anyone from posting. Thanks, Richard (User:Pharos)

[Wikimedia NYC] Bring Wikimania 2011 to NYC

2010-04-08 Thread Pharos
Hi folks, Please sign our petition to bring the international Wikimania 2011 conference to NYC: http://wikimanianyc.org/ Having this event in NYC will allow it to take advantage of our city's strong open source and open knowlege copmmunities in the technology and cultural sectors, to

Re: [Wikimedia NYC] Wikimedia NYC Meeting Saturday May 22

2010-05-13 Thread Pharos
Correction: The date of the meeting is Saturday May 22. Sorry for the typo. Thanks, Richard, (User:Pharos) On Thu, May 13, 2010 at 4:56 PM, Daniel and Elizabeth Case danc...@frontiernet.net wrote: - Original Message - From: Pharos pharosofalexand...@gmail.com To: New York City

[Wikimedia NYC] Wikimedia NYC Meeting Saturday May 22 (not Sunday)

2010-05-13 Thread Pharos
***Note: An earlier version of this email had a typo as to date. The meeting is indeed Saturday May 22, not Sunday*** Come one, come all! Our next meeting for Wikimedia NYC is Saturday May 22 (next weekend) at OpenPlans @ 148 Lafayette St in Lower Manhattan. This is a meeting for volunteers to

[Wikimedia NYC] NYCwiki.org lives!

2010-07-15 Thread Pharos
I'd like to invite all local Wikipedia/Wikimedia-loving folks to participate in the very early stages of NYCwiki.org, our new wiki specifically for NYC neighborhoods and topics of local interest. http://nycwiki.org NYCwiki.org is a joint effort of 3 nonprofit groups: Wikimedia New York City, the

[Wikimedia NYC] Wiki-conf NYC August 28-29

2010-08-04 Thread Pharos
Our 2nd annual Wiki-Conference NYC will be held over the weekend of August 28-29 2010, hosted by ITP at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, and also supported by Free Culture @ NYU and Wikimedia New York City. There's still plenty of time to join a panel, or to propose a lightning talk or an open

[Wikimedia NYC] Wiki-Conference NYC in 2 weeks

2010-08-13 Thread Pharos
An update: Our 2nd annual Wiki-Conference NYC will be held over the weekend of August 28-29 2010, hosted by ITP at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, and also supported by Free Culture @ NYU and Wikimedia New York City. Wikimedia Foundation Executive Director Sue Gardner will be giving a keynote,

[Wikimedia NYC] Wiki-Conference NYC this weekend!

2010-08-25 Thread Pharos
An update with new info on Clay Shirky's keynote: Our 2nd annual Wiki-Conference NYC will be held over this coming weekend of August 28-29 2010, hosted by ITP at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, and also supported by Free Culture @ NYU and Wikimedia New York City. Here Comes Everybody author Clay

[Wikimedia NYC] Wikimedia NYC Meeting Saturday Oct 16

2010-10-09 Thread Pharos
Come one, come all! Our next meeting for Wikimedia NYC is Saturday October 16 (next weekend) at the historic Jefferson Market Library @ 425 Avenue of the Americas (6th Ave) in Lower Manhattan.. This is a meeting for volunteers to the projects of the non-profit Wikimedia Foundation, and everyone

[Wikimedia NYC] Wikipedia NYC Meetup Saturday Nov 20

2010-11-18 Thread Pharos
Our next Wikipedia NYC Meetup is this weekend on Saturday Nov 20 at Ollie's Noodle Shop @ 2957 Broadway by 116th St, starting a 5 PM. This will be a very special eating-and-schmoozing-only meetup, with no fussy agenda or anything. So, no excuses about being a shy newbie this time! We welcome

[Wikimedia NYC] Wikipedia Day 10th Birthday Bash

2010-12-17 Thread Pharos
The Wikipedia Day 10th Birthday Bash NYC is a celebration and mini-conference to be held on Saturday, January 15, 2011, hosted by ITP at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, and also supported by Wikimedia New York City, Free Culture @ NYU and other Free Culture Alliance NYC partners. The NYC

Re: [Wikimedia NYC] Free-culture-compliant GLAM awards was: Museum of Art and Design lifts photo ban

2011-01-07 Thread Pharos
On Fri, Jan 7, 2011 at 3:56 PM, Pharos pharosofalexand...@gmail.com wrote: Awesome idea, Liam. Sounds like something that NYC could be ripe for. One thing we should consider also, is reaching out to those on the artistic side of free culture (eg working remix artists), well

[Wikimedia NYC] Newbie Wiki Workshop Feb 1

2011-01-25 Thread Pharos
Hi Wikipedia-wannabes! The 'Wiki Workshop for Newbies' will be Tuesday Feb 1, 7pm @ New Work City (412 Broadway at Canal St) in Lower Manhattan. This is our first-ever pure newbie outreach and teaching event open to everyone. No previous wiki-knowledge required :) Sign up here, and tell your

[Wikimedia NYC] Newbie Wiki Workshop Feb 1

2011-01-28 Thread Pharos
I wanted to also welcome the new people added from Wikipedia 10th birthday sign-ups, and let you know too about our next shindig, so... Hi Wikipedia-wannabes! The 'Wiki Workshop for Newbies' will be Tuesday Feb 1, 7pm @ New Work City (412 Broadway at Canal St) in Lower Manhattan. Sign up here,

Re: [Wikimedia NYC] Newbie Wiki Workshop Feb 1

2011-02-01 Thread Pharos
, Richard Wikimedia NYC http://nyc.wikimedia.org On Tue, Jan 25, 2011 at 2:47 PM, Pharos pharosofalexand...@gmail.com wrote: Hi Wikipedia-wannabes! The 'Wiki Workshop for Newbies' will be Tuesday Feb 1, 7pm @ New Work City (412 Broadway at Canal St) in Lower Manhattan. This is our first-ever

[Wikimedia NYC] Wikipedia NYC Meetup Sat April 23 Newbie Workshop Tues April 26

2011-04-10 Thread Pharos
Hi wiki-friends and wiki-newbies, Our next Wikipedia NYC Meetup is Saturday April 23 at Food Gallery 32 @ 11 W 32nd St in the Midtown Manhattan neighborhood of Koreatown, starting at 5 PM. This will be a very special eating-and-schmoozing-only meetup, with no fussy agenda or anything. See

[Wikimedia NYC] Wikipedia Campus Ambassadors and invite to discuss list

2011-04-15 Thread Pharos
Hi folks, I'm happy to report the recent completion of our first Wikipedia Campus Ambassador course at NYU, and the production of 20 great copyright and other public policy legislation articles by the students:

[Wikimedia NYC] Wiki Workshop for Newbies Tues Night

2011-04-25 Thread Pharos
Hi Wikipedia-wannabes! The 'Wiki Workshop for Newbies' will be *tomorrow* Tuesday April 26, 7pm @ New Work City (412 Broadway at Canal St) in Lower Manhattan. This is our first-ever series of pure newbie outreach and teaching event open to everyone. No previous wiki-knowledge required :) So,

[Wikimedia NYC] Wikipedia Meetup Saturday Culture Sector Wiki-Workshop Friday

2011-05-16 Thread Pharos
Hi wiki-friends and wiki-newbies alike, Our next Wikipedia NYC Meetup is Saturday May 21, 2011 at Symposium Greek Restaurant @ 544 W 113th St (in the back room), on the Upper West Side in the Columbia University area., starting at 6 PM. This month we will be joined by a number of awesome

[Wikimedia NYC] Tour of Consumer Reports laboratories in Yonkers Sat 19 October 10am...

2013-10-15 Thread Pharos
From: Lane Rasberry l...@bluerasberry.com Hello guys, Consumer Reports is having its annual meeting this Saturday 19 October at 10am at the Yonkers facility. Wikipedians are particularly welcome. I setup a meetup page here.

[Wikimedia NYC] Saturday: Greenwich Village In The 60s Wikipedia Editathon

2013-10-29 Thread Pharos
Join our Greenwich Village In The 60s Wikipedia Editathon, aimed at collaboratively expanding Wikipedia articles covering the the history and the communities of Greenwich Village! Location: Jefferson Market Library (425 Avenue of the Americas at 10th Street) Time: Saturday November 2, 10am - 5pm

[Wikimedia NYC] April 29: WikiWednesday Salon and Skill-Share NYC

2015-04-20 Thread Pharos
Feminist Epistemologies! We especially encourage folks to add your 5-minute lightning talks to our roster, and otherwise join in the open space experience! Newcomers are very welcome! Bring your friends and colleagues! Thanks, Pharos Wikimedia NYC

[Wikimedia NYC] Wiki Editathons in NYC, May 2015

2015-04-30 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki-Yorkers, You are invited to join the cavalcade of Wikipedia editathons in this coming month, each trying to cover another missing or undercovered area of the encyclopedia. All of these events can use both volunteer experienced editors, and also interested folks new to the project: *May

[Wikimedia NYC] Tuesday Nov 10: Basquiat: Still Fly at 55 Edit-a-thon @ MoMA

2015-11-08 Thread Pharos
://www.meetup.com/WikimediaNYC/ *** We hope to see you there! And if you have a bit of previous Wikipedia experience, we'd welcome your help supporting newer folks for this event as a wiki-volunteer! Thanks, Pharos Wikimedia NYC ___ Wikimedia_NYC mailing

[Wikimedia NYC] October 15: Women in Architecture Edit-a-thon @ Guggenheim

2015-10-08 Thread Pharos
in a city near you or simply join remotely. We hope to see you there! Thanks, Pharos ___ Wikimedia_NYC mailing list Wikimedia_NYC@lists.wikimedia.org https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia_nyc

[Wikimedia NYC] Tonight: Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Edit-a-thon @ MoMA (6-8pm)

2015-09-02 Thread Pharos
the #WikiAPA series, please visit smithsonianapa.org/wiki or follow #WikiAPA on Twitter. Thanks, Pharos Wikimedia NYC ___ Wikimedia_NYC mailing list Wikimedia_NYC@lists.wikimedia.org https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia_nyc

[Wikimedia NYC] Wikipedia Day 2016 @ NYU: Saturday January 16

2015-12-21 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki Yorkers, 'Wikipedia Day 2016' is a celebration and mini-conference for the project's 15th birthday, to be held on Saturday January 16, hosted by NYU ITP at the Tisch School of the Arts, and also supported by Wikimedia New York City and fellow Free Culture Alliance NYC partners. You can

[Wikimedia NYC] Sunday Nov 22: Soviet Jewry Edit-a-thon & Women In Science Edit-a-thon

2015-11-18 Thread Pharos
to this email. *** Thanks, Pharos P.S. Next WikiWednesday Salon, December 9 @ Babycastles - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/NYC ___ Wikimedia_NYC mailing list Wikimedia_NYC@lists.wikimedia.org https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo

[Wikimedia NYC] June 15: WikiWednesday Salon and Skill-Share NYC

2016-06-13 Thread Pharos
a.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/NYC#Sign_up (RSVP on meetup.com: http://www.meetup.com/WikimediaNYC/ ) Newcomers are very welcome! Bring your friends and colleagues! Thanks, Pharos Wikimedia NYC P.S. Wiki Loves Pride Edit-a-thon is also coming up on June 29 at MoMA: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:

[Wikimedia NYC] Sunday June 5: Women in Jewish History Edit-a-thon

2016-06-01 Thread Pharos
://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/NYC/WomeninJewishHistory2016 http://www.meetup.com/WikimediaNYC/ Thanks, Pharos ___ Wikimedia_NYC mailing list Wikimedia_NYC@lists.wikimedia.org https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia_nyc

[Wikimedia NYC] June 29: Wiki Loves Pride Edit-a-thon @ MoMA

2016-06-20 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki-Yorkers, Join us for an evening of social Wikipedia editing in MoMA's library, during which we will create, update, and improve Wikipedia articles pertaining to LGBT art, culture and history. Event Page on Wikipedia:

[Wikimedia NYC] Saturday March 5: MoMA Art+Feminism Edit-a-thon

2016-02-29 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki Yorkers, You are invited to join us for the MoMA Art+Feminism edit-a-thon on Saturday, to support the expansion of Wikipedia's coverage of women in the arts: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/NYC/ArtAndFeminism_2016

[Wikimedia NYC] Feb 6: Black Life Matters Edit-a-thon @ NYPL Schomburg

2016-01-26 Thread Pharos
will be the evening of February 17- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/NYC/2016-02 http://www.meetup.com/WikimediaNYC/ Thanks, Pharos Wikimedia NYC ___ Wikimedia_NYC mailing list Wikimedia_NYC@lists.wikimedia.org https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman

[Wikimedia NYC] April 13: WikiWednesday Salon and Mini-Video Opportunity

2016-04-06 Thread Pharos
YC#Sign_up (RSVP on meetup.com: http://www.meetup.com/WikimediaNYC/ ) Newcomers are very welcome! Bring your friends and colleagues! Let me know if you have any questions about participating in the Mini-Video opportunity, or other aspects of the meeting. Thanks, Pharos Wik

[Wikimedia NYC] May 25: WikiWednesday Salon / Enterprise MediaWiki Conference

2016-05-17 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki-Yorkers, This month's WikiWednesday Salon, we'll meet and share with the MediaWiki software development community, through a community learning night at NYU on May 25. Location - NYU Tisch School of Arts, 721 Broadway, 4th floor (same location as Wikipedia Day in January) 6:00 pm:

[Wikimedia NYC] Sunday July 10: Wiki-Picnic @ Central Park

2016-07-05 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki-Yorkers, You are invited to join us the "picnic anyone can edit" at Manhattan's Central Park on Sunday July 10, as part of the Great American Wiknic celebrations being held across the USA. Remember it's a wiki-picnic, which means potluck :) Date and location: Sunday July 10, 3–8pm -

[Wikimedia NYC] August 17: WikiWednesday Salon and Skill-Share NYC

2016-08-16 Thread Pharos
YC#Sign_up (RSVP on meetup.com: http://www.meetup.com/WikimediaNYC/ ) Newcomers are very welcome! Bring your friends and colleagues! Thanks, Pharos Wikimedia NYC P.S. Prep for our chapter elections next month in September (and add your candidacy!): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/NYC

[Wikimedia NYC] Feb 15: WikiWednesday Salon and Skill-Share NYC

2017-02-09 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki Yorkers, You are invited to join the Wikimedia NYC community on February 15 for our next evening "WikiWednesday" salon and knowledge-sharing workshop at Babycastles gallery by 14th Street / Union Square in Manhattan. This month will also feature on our agenda: upcoming editathons, Black

[Wikimedia NYC] Saturday: Women in Science Edit-a-thon @ NY Academy of Sciences

2016-11-10 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki-Yorkers, The New York Academy of Sciences is excited to welcome new and experienced Wikipedians to join us for their second annual Women In Science Edit-a-thon! https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/NYC/WomenSciWiki2016 https://www.meetup.com/WikimediaNYC/ This is part of a

[Wikimedia NYC] Sunday: Open House NY wiki-photo hunt and CommonsLab @ NYU

2016-10-14 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki-Yorkers, On Sunday, October 16, Wikimedia NYC will host a multimedia tutorial, workshop, and hackathon focused on Wikimedia Commons and the work processes for cultural multimedia wiki-projects. The CommonsLab is the concluding "upload party" to the Wikipedia @ Open House New York Weekend

[Wikimedia NYC] Saturday: WikiArte Latin American Edit-a-thon @ MoMA

2016-10-19 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki-Yorkers, Join us for a full Saturday of social Wikipedia editing at MoMA (drop-in any time!), during which we will create, update, and improve Wikipedia articles pertaining to the lives and works of Latin American artists. The WikiArte (Wiki Arte y Cultura Latinoamerica) edit-a-thon is a

[Wikimedia NYC] December 3 @ Guggenheim: Contemporary Chinese Art Edit-a-thon

2016-11-21 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki-Yorkers, On Saturday December 3, 2016, in conjunction with a global campaign, the Guggenheim will host its fifth Wikipedia edit-a-thon—or, #guggathon—to enhance Wikipedia's coverage of modern and contemporary artists from Greater China. The event will cap off Wikipedia Asian Month, an

[Wikimedia NYC] Sunday Jan 15: Wikipedia Day 2017 @ Ace Hotel NYC

2017-01-09 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki-Yorkers, You are invited to join us next Sunday at Ace Hotel for Wikipedia Day NYC 2017, a Wikipedia celebration and mini-conference as part of the project's global 16th birthday festivities. In addition to the party, the event will be a participatory unconference, with plenary panels,

[Wikimedia NYC] December 21: WikiWednesday Salon and Skill-Share NYC

2016-12-19 Thread Pharos
g, Chapter projects RSVP on meetup.com: http://www.meetup.com/WikimediaNYC/ Agenda and RSVP on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/NYC https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/NYC#Sign_up Newcomers are very welcome! Bring your friends and colleagues! Thanks, Pharos Wik

[Wikimedia NYC] March 26: Action=History: Sunday Hackathon @ Ace Hotel

2017-03-23 Thread Pharos
Hi fellow Wiki-Yorkers, On the last Sunday of every month, the Boardroom at Ace Hotel New York hosts Action Equals History — a unique opportunity for New Yorkers to learn hands-on in a technology training/workshop session about the mechanics, practices and benefits of Wikipedia and the Wikimedia

[Wikimedia NYC] Apr 19: WikiWednesday Salon and Skill-Share NYC

2017-04-16 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki Yorkers, You are invited to join the Wikimedia NYC community on April 19 for our next evening "WikiWednesday" salon and knowledge-sharing workshop at Babycastles gallery by 14th Street / Union Square in Manhattan. We welcome all interest from the education, museum and library, and

[Wikimedia NYC] March 11 Art+Feminism @ MoMA + events thoughout week

2017-03-06 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki Yorkers, Join us at the Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Education and Research Building at The Museum of Modern Art, 4 West 54th Street, on Saturday, March 11, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for an all-day communal updating of Wikipedia entries on subjects related to art and feminism. There

[Wikimedia NYC] July 19: WikiWednesday Salon and Skill-Share NYC

2017-07-16 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki Yorkers, You are invited to join the Wikimedia NYC community on July 19 for our next evening "WikiWednesday" salon and knowledge-sharing workshop at Babycastles gallery by 14th Street / Union Square in Manhattan. We welcome all interest from the education, museum and library, and

[Wikimedia NYC] Sunday July 30: Action=History Wiki-Hackathon @ Ace Hotel

2017-07-24 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki-Yorkers, On the last Sunday of every month, the Boardroom at Ace Hotel New York hosts Action Equals History — a unique opportunity for New Yorkers to learn hands-on in a technology training/workshop session about the mechanics, practices and benefits of Wikipedia and the Wikimedia

[Wikimedia NYC] Sunday July 9: Wiki-Picnic @ Governors Island

2017-07-04 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki-Yorkers, You are invited to join us the "picnic anyone can edit" on Governors Island on Sunday July 9, as part of the Great American Wiknic celebrations being held across the USA. Remember it's a wiki-picnic, which means potluck :) Date and location: Sunday July 9, 1–6pm - come by any

[Wikimedia NYC] Sun May 21: Metropolitan Museum of Art Edit-a-thon

2017-05-16 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki-Yorkers, Join The Met as we host our first edit-a-thon in the Thomas J. Watson Library! Sunday May 21 10:30 A.M.–4:30 P.M. Please register here though the museum website and eventbrite (registration is required):

[Wikimedia NYC] Thurs June 22: Wiki Loves Pride Edit-a-thon @ MoMA

2017-06-19 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki-Yorkers, Join us for an evening of social Wikipedia editing in MoMA's library, during which we will create, update, and improve Wikipedia articles pertaining to LGBT art, culture and history. Event Page on Wikipedia:

[Wikimedia NYC] May 24: WikiWednesday Salon and Skill-Share NYC

2017-05-22 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki Yorkers, You are invited to join the Wikimedia NYC community on May 24 for our next evening "WikiWednesday" salon and knowledge-sharing workshop at Babycastles gallery by 14th Street / Union Square in Manhattan. We welcome all interest from the education, museum and library, and

[Wikimedia NYC] Sept 27: WikiWednesday Salon / Chapter Annual Meeting

2017-09-13 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki Yorkers, You are invited to join the Wikimedia NYC community on Sept 27 for our next evening "WikiWednesday" salon and knowledge-sharing workshop at Babycastles gallery by 14th Street / Union Square in Manhattan. This month will also feature on our agenda: upcoming editathons, the

[Wikimedia NYC] August 30: WikiWednesday Salon and Skill-Share NYC

2017-08-24 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki Yorkers, You are invited to join the Wikimedia NYC community on August 30 for our next evening "WikiWednesday" salon and knowledge-sharing workshop at Babycastles gallery by 14th Street / Union Square in Manhattan. We welcome all interest from the education, museum and library, and

[Wikimedia NYC] October 18: WikiWednesday Salon + Open House New York this weekend

2017-10-12 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki Yorkers, We have two events upcoming, our regular WikiWednesday next week, and a photo event this weekend on Sunday. Read below for details on both. - - - You are invited to join the Wikimedia NYC community on October 18 for our next evening "WikiWednesday" salon and knowledge-sharing

Re: [Wikimedia NYC] Nov 15: WikiWednesday Salon and Skill-Share NYC

2017-11-10 Thread Pharos
, and there will be pizza. This is the same awesome space we have used for Wikipedia Day for many years (though not last year). Details have been updated here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/NYC Thanks, Richard (User:Pharos) Wikimedia NYC On Wed, Nov 8, 2017 at 7:17 AM, Pharos <pharosofalex

[Wikimedia NYC] Nov 15: WikiWednesday Salon and Skill-Share NYC

2017-11-08 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki Yorkers, You are invited to join the Wikimedia NYC community on November 15 for our next evening "WikiWednesday" salon and knowledge-sharing workshop at Babycastles gallery by 14th Street / Union Square in Manhattan. We welcome all interest from the education, museum and library, and

[Wikimedia NYC] Nov 19: Wikipedia Asian Month Edit-a-thon @ Metropolitan Museum of Art

2017-11-08 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki-Yorkers, Join us for the Met's second edit-a-thon, improving Wikipedia articles on Asian art and cultures, as part of the global Wikipedia Asian Month project: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/NYC/MetAsianMonth We are meeting in the Bonnie Sacerdote Classroom, part of the

Re: [Wikimedia NYC] Reminder: WikiWednesday & Edit-a-thon for Asian American Literature @ Ace Hotel

2018-05-23 Thread Pharos
Update: WIkiWednesday has been moved to Offside Tavern, a little east on the same block. On Wed, May 23, 2018, 12:02 PM Megan Wacha wrote: > Dear Wiki-Yorkers, > > As a reminder, you are invited to join the Wikimedia NYC community for our > monthly WikiWednesday Salon

[Wikimedia NYC] Feb 3: Truth-a-Thon

2018-01-31 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki-Yorkers, The Truth-a-Thon is an edit-a-thon being held on Saturday February 3, 2018, 12-6pm, at Nathan Cummings Foundation in Manhattan, as part of the exhibition Hold These Truths with No Longer Empty. Please RSVP here: https://bit.ly/truthathon Artists Heather Hart from Black Lunch

[Wikimedia NYC] Sunday: Wiki-Picnic @ Prospect Park

2018-07-26 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki-Yorkers, You are invited to join us the "picnic anyone can edit" in Brooklyn's green Prospect Park, as part of the Great American Wiknic celebrations being held across the USA. Remember it's a wiki-picnic, which means potluck. Sunday July 29 Annual Wik-Picnic 2–7pm - come by any time!

[Wikimedia NYC] Scholarships to WikiCon North America, Oct 18-21

2018-09-17 Thread Pharos
Hi Wiki-Yorkers, You are invited to submit a travel scholarship to WikiConference North America, which is being held in Columbus, Ohio on October 18-21. The scholarship supported by Wikimedia NYC chapter will be a *flat $500* for all recipients, and you will be responsible for booking all of