Wikipedia:Meetup/NYC/August 2018

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WikiWednesday Salon & Skillshare
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When and Where
DateWednesday, August 29, 2018
Time7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
145 W 14th Street
(between 6th and 7th Avenues)
Basement level
City, StateNew York City, New York 10011
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The August 2018 NYC WikiWednesday Salon and Skillshare with the Wikimedia NYC community will be held Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Babycastles, a co-working space and gallery located near 14th Street / Union Square in Manhattan.


  • Date: Wednesday, August 29, 2018
  • Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Babycastles. 145 W 14th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues), Basement level, Manhattan, New York, NY 10011

40°44′18″N 73°59′55.6″W / 40.73833°N 73.998778°W / 40.73833; -73.998778

  • Subway:
    • "1" train"2" train"3" train to 14th St. (exit at 14th Street and 7th Avenue)
    • "F" train"M" train to 14th St. (exit at 14th Street and 6th Avenue)
    • "L" train to 14th St. (exit at 14th Street and 6th Avenue)
    • "4" train"5" train"6" train"6" express train to 14th St. (exit at 14th Street - Union Square)
    • "N" train"Q" train"R" train"W" train to 14th St. (exit at 14th Street - Union Square)
    • "A" train"C" train"E" train to 14th St. (exit at 14th Street and 8th Avenue)
  • Bus: M1, M2, M3, M14A, M14D, X1, X7, X9, X10, X12, X17, X27, X28 buses
  • Accessibility: Let us know if we should set up the manual elevator for this meetup.
  • Food: pizza (have another suggestion? let us know!)


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  • Welcome and introductions
  • Recent Events
  • Upcoming Events
  • Skill share: steps to adding photos to a Wikipedia entry Artatra)(talk 10:29, 29 August 2018 (UTC)
  • Conversation: The article for Indiggo + sources in other languages Vyeh
  • JavaScript program helps convert references from English to Spanish-language templates. Frenezulo (talk) 12:25, 29 August 2018 (UTC)
  • Introducing Wikitongues
  • AfroCROWD video tutorials and forthcoming international collaborations
  • Introducing the Wikimedian-In-Residence for Columbia University's Oral History Project
  • Events in Ashville, NC

Upcoming Events[edit]

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