Agree with Leon. I will most probably be able to make a meeting soon, but up till this point, that's what has gotten in the way; I just haven't been able to get into the city on time.
On events and team-building events, my suggestion would be to do barn-raising/team-editing events for socially conscious and/or public/social service wikis for causes or non-profits... Sabahat. -- Sabahat I Ashraf ("iFaqeer") iFaqeer @ Gmail/Gtalk, Skype, Twitter darwaish @ yahoo On Fri, Sep 25, 2009 at 6:50 PM, Leon Bacud <lbmixpro...@yahoo.com> wrote: > The Bay Area is a pretty big place, so I think we should also make our meet > up locations more diverse, for example. For one month, have an event in the > east bay, the next in the north, then the Peninsula. Also, i'd like to use > Facebook RSVP to also get the word out for these events. > > ________________________________ > From: Jon Davis <w...@konsoletek.com> > To: San Francisco Wikimedians <email@example.com> > Sent: Friday, September 25, 2009 4:43:21 PM > Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-SF] Next meetup date? > > ...crickets chirping and all that jazz... > > Anyways, the last meeting 2 important suggestions came up. 1) We should have > meet ups more often (like once a month) with the knowledge that people > simply wont make every single one (rather than trying to accommodate > everyone every time). 2) We should have "field trips" - translation: We > should have a meetup where we go and _do_ something rather than sit around > and chat. > > Since last time we talked, I'd say we should do a field trip. We've got a > small list on-wiki already [[w:Wikipedia:Meetup/San Francisco#Future]] ( > http://enwn.net/Ae10 ). If anyone has a suggestion of somewhere else to go, > great, if not, lets pick something off the list. > > -Jon > > On Tue, Sep 22, 2009 at 09:45, Cary Bass <c...@wikimedia.org> wrote: >> >> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- >> Hash: SHA1 >> >> Hi all! >> >> Given that I've missed the last few meetups, do we have a next date >> planned? >> >> Ready to hear ideas... >> >> - -- >> Cary Bass >> Volunteer Coordinator, Wikimedia Foundation >> >> Support Free Knowledge: http://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Donate >> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- >> Version: GnuPG v1.4.9 (GNU/Linux) >> Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http://enigmail.mozdev.org/ >> >> iEYEARECAAYFAkq4/xoACgkQyQg4JSymDYnmWACguXElF5VwgTiK+U1egMDmeEQ7 >> 59UAoKlHO9W6orxa1pBvovuGAXGDgbnE >> =OOsP >> -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- >> >> >> _______________________________________________ >> Wikimedia-SF mailing list >> Wikimedia-SF@lists.wikimedia.org >> https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-sf > > > > -- > Jon > [[User:ShakataGaNai]] > http://snowulf.com/ - Blog > http://snowulf.imagekind.com/ - Pictures > This has been a test of the emergency sig system. > > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimedia-SF mailing list > Wikimedia-SF@lists.wikimedia.org > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-sf > > _______________________________________________ Wikimedia-SF mailing list Wikimedia-SF@lists.wikimedia.org https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-sf