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DC Meetup 25 - Who should come? You should. Really.
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Wikipedia Loves Libraries DC will be held on November 5, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library (DCPL) at the Library Lab, as part of the Wikipedia Loves Libraries events being held across the USA and during Digital Capital Week in DC.

Watch this space for updates or come join the discussion! 00:16, 28 September 2011 (UTC)

Details[edit]

Wikipedia Loves Libraries DC will be held on November 5, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library (DCPL) at the Library Lab, as part of the Wikipedia Loves Libraries events being held across the USA and during Digital Capital Week in DC.

When
  • November 5, 2011
  • 1pm-5pm
Where
  • Martin Luther King Jr Memorial Library (DC Public Library) at the Library Lab
  • 9th & G St NW, near the Gallery Place-Chinatown metro
What

There will be something for newbies and experienced Wikimedians alike as we spend an afternoon working on articles and editing Wikipedia:

  • For newbies, learn how to contribute to Wikipedia
  • Edit-a-thon: Improve Wikipedia content related to local DC history, civil rights, arts, and more

There may also be an opportunity to help digitize and upload historic photographs from the library's Washingtonian special collection.

You can RSVP below or if you wish, you can register on our EventBrite page.

Sign up[edit]

Yes[edit]

  1. Kumioko (talk) 16:52, 15 August 2011 (UTC) - Ill start my name here and see where it goes
  2. MyNameWasTaken (talk) 23:20, 15 August 2011 (UTC)
  3. --Aude (talk) 14:49, 18 August 2011 (UTC) - NARA and/or LOC are good options, but don't forget about meta:LibLabs at the DC Public Library. Too many good options!
  4. --User:chuckw085 12:22 5 October 2011 - Just starting to get a toe in the water here.Chuckw085 (talk) 16:24, 5 October 2011 (UTC)
  5. Dominic·t 15:56, 31 October 2011 (UTC)
  6. I see it is now a MLK Library, not NARA (smile) OK, I'll be there, though I might be a bit late. I hope it would be more productive this time around. --TheBlueWizard (talk) 13:08, 3 November 2011 (UTC) Out sick --TheBlueWizard (talk) 18:16, 5 November 2011 (UTC)
  7. Djembayz Hooray for editing in good company! Djembayz (talk) 02:38, 4 November 2011 (UTC)
  8. I'm in for MLK, and for the afterparty :)--Pharos (talk) 17:34, 4 November 2011 (UTC) Argh, won't be able to make it now :(--Pharos (talk) 13:59, 5 November 2011 (UTC)
  9. I'll try to make it. I'd love to meet other DC editors! Ordwayen (talk) 20:46, 4 November 2011 (UTC)
  10. I'm planning to attend, barring some last-minute glitch. -- BRG (talk) 23:24, 4 November 2011 (UTC)

Maybe[edit]

Definite maybe at this point, until a date is determined. SchuminWeb (Talk) 01:44, 16 August 2011 (UTC)
  1. CutOffTies (talk) 17:16, 15 August 2011 (UTC)
  2. I will update this when this get firmed up. Of course NARA is a good choice, as it clearly has literally million of uncataloged stuff waiting to get borged! :-) --TheBlueWizard (talk) 19:26, 3 September 2011 (UTC)
  3. Will keep it on my calendar. amk (talk) 19:33, 5 October 2011 (UTC)
  4. SarahStierch (talk) 03:13, 31 October 2011 (UTC)
  5. Slowking4: 7@1|x 22:12, 31 October 2011 (UTC) coming late 2 ish, after plumbing training.
  6. Joshfinnie (talk) 14:16, 1 November 2011 (UTC) Not sure if I am heading up to Connecticut this weekend or not. Would love to attend if I can.
  7. Might make it.--Bkwillwm (talk) 02:41, 4 November 2011 (UTC)

Unable to attend, but wish to be informed about future meetups[edit]

  1. Sorry, all... will be otherwise committed that weekend. SchuminWeb (Talk) 04:04, 26 October 2011 (UTC)
  2. Perceval 21:01, 31 October 2011 (UTC)
  3. Too short of a notice to change plans for the weekend, but thanks anyway.--JayJasper (talk) 03:19, 1 November 2011 (UTC)
  4. Wish I could be there! Going to a toddler's b-day party...yikes. --Sarasays (talk) 15:33, 1 November 2011 (UTC)
  5. I will be in Virginia. hare j 03:54, 2 November 2011 (UTC)
  6. Conflicting obligations. Kat Walsh (spill your mind?) 05:00, 2 November 2011 (UTC)
  7. Not this time. --LarryMorseDCOhio (talk) 10:03, 2 November 2011 (UTC)
  8. No can do. Would love to go in the future. Dc_nik
  9. Can't make it this time. Carl Lindberg (talk) 21:58, 4 November 2011 (UTC)
  10. Sorry. Will be in Georgia (US) this Saturday. AndersW (talk) 03:37, 5 November 2011 (UTC)
  11. Thank you for the invitation; I am sorry that I will not be able to attend. Twozenhauer (talk) 13:21, 5 November 2011 (UTC)
  12. BayBee Boomer (talk) 19:49, 5 November 2011 (UTC)

Not wishing to be informed about future meetups[edit]

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