Wikipedia:Meetup/Chicago 16

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Chicago Meetup 16
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When and Where
Date Saturday, July 23, 2016
Time 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Address Maggie Daley Park (Great Lawn in front of mini golf stand), 337 East Randolph Street
City, State Chicago, IL

Event information[edit]

Date and location are currently tentative!
  • Date: Saturday, July 23, 2016
  • Time: 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
  • Location: Maggie Daley Park (Great Lawn in front of mini golf stand), 337 East Randolph Street
  • Cost: Free, but please register (below)

What to expect[edit]

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User:TonyTheTiger (right) and User:Nick Number (left) in a selfie

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