A reminder that the Wikimedia NYC meetup is this weekend, on Saturday
at the beautiful historic Jefferson Market Library at 2 pm.

Newbies are always especially welcome!


(Full details are below.)


On Sat, Oct 9, 2010 at 10:03 AM, Pharos <pharosofalexand...@gmail.com> wrote:
> 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 else too, who has ever looked at
> Wikipedia and wondered what's going on behind it.
> A couple of big topics of discussion, out of many, will be preparing
> for future 'Wikipedia Academies' and Wiki Workshops for different
> groups in the NYC area, and making the way for 'Wikipedians in
> Residence' to volunteer at local cultural and academic institutions.
> We welcome all guests.  If you support open education and free
> culture, we are your people.  If you have a project you want to work
> on with us, this is a great opportunity to get acquainted. If you want
> someone to give a talk or teach a class with an inside view of
> Wikipedia, meet your volunteers.  And if you just have any questions,
> we'd be glad to try to answer them.
> Remember, the agenda here is up to you!  I encourage anyone who is
> interested to sign up to give a presentation or suggest a topic for
> general discussion at our wikimeetup page (given below).
> ---Meeting details---
> 2:00 PM - 4:30PM:
> Jefferson Market Library @ 425 Avenue of the Americas (6th Ave) in
> Lower Manhattan.
> 5:00 PM onwards:
> Meetup at Jefferson Market Library, and then walk together to a
> neighborhood restaurant (help us decide!).
> Page on Wikipedia:
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/NYC
> You can officially 'sign up' at that page, and please add your ideas
> to the agenda!
> Thanks,
> Richard
> (User:Pharos)
> Wikimedia NYC
> http://wikimedianyc.org
> PS, If you are new and have any questions about this event, feel free
> to email me personally:
> pharosofalexand...@gmail.com

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