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December 2016
Wikimedia NYC WikiWednesday
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When and Where
DateWednesday, December 21 2016
Time7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
AddressBabycastles
137 W 14th Street
(between 6th and 7th Avenues)
2nd Floor
City, StateNew York City, New York 10011
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Thank you Babycastles!
Food spread for year end skillshare and salon
Food from Stolle
Yuri: Demo of structure data viz
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The December 2016 NYC WikiWednesday salon and skill-share with the Wikimedia NYC community will be held Wednesday, 21 December, 2016, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Babycastles, a co-working space and gallery located near 14th Street / Union Square in Manhattan.

This will be the holiday party! Celebrate a December holiday with us, or in wiki-fashion, edit the calendar itself and join us to celebrate any holiday of your choice regardless of when it usually happens.

This will also be a good opportunity to prep for the upcoming Wikipedia:Meetup/NYC/Wikipedia Day 2017 on January 15.

DetailsEdit

  • Date: Wednesday, December 21, 2016
  • 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

AgendaEdit

Bring your own ideas!

  • 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm: Introductions for visitors
  • 7:30 pm - 8:00 pm: Meeting, Part I (roundtable on ongoing projects)
  • 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Meeting, Part II (new project proposals and ideas)

Chapter businessEdit

A. Outreach, Partnerships & Programming
B. Planning
  • Encouraging lightning talk and open space ideas for Wikipedia Day on January 15
  • Photo exhibition at Wikipedia Day: Call for photos
C. Technical interfaces
D. Staffing
E. Grants & Funding
  • Press Pass Pilot Program: Update on pilot program
  • WMF Grant:
    • Winifred Checkin: Tue, January 10, 2017, 8pm – 9pm
    • 2016-2017 Grant Final Report: Final report is due 30 April 2017
    • 2017-2018 APG Grant (1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018): Start APG in January or February 2017?

Check in - ongoing projectsEdit

Wikipedia Meetups
   June 2019 +/-
Cape Town 16 June 2, 2019 (2019-06-02)
London 143 June 9, 2019 (2019-06-09)
Manchester 36 June 9, 2019 (2019-06-09)
San Diego 41 June 9, 2019 (2019-06-09)
Montreal Edit-a-thon Articles about Black Women June 9, 2019 (2019-06-09)
Seattle Wiknic planning June 11, 2019 (2019-06-11)
Oxford 73 June 16, 2019 (2019-06-16)
Johor 12 June 22, 2019 (2019-06-22)
Wellington 7 June 22, 2019 (2019-06-22)
New Delhi 19 June 23, 2019 (2019-06-23)
BLT @ Houston June 29, 2019 (2019-06-29)
   July 2019 +/-
Cape Town 17 July 7, 2019 (2019-07-07)
London 144 July 14, 2019 (2019-07-14)
Ninth Annual Colorado Wiknic in Arvada July 14, 2019 (2019-07-14)
San Diego 42 near SDCCI 2019 July 21, 2019 (2019-07-21)
Full Meetup Calendar
For meetups in other languages, see the list on Meta
Recent edit-a-thons

Since last WikiWednesday

  1. New York Textile Month @ FIT. Tuesday & Thursday, September 27 & 29, 2016 – part of New York Textile Month
  2. AfroCROWD New York Black Librarians Caucus @ Brooklyn Public Library. Sunday, October 2, 2016
  3. Gender Equality @ National Archives New York City. Thursday, October 13, 2016
  4. CommonsLab @ NYU. Photo scavenger hunt OHNY wrapup and hackathon, Sunday, October 16, 2016 − part of Wikipedia @ Open House New York (OHNY) 2016 Weekend Photo Competition Saturday & Sunday, October 15 & 16, 2016
  5. WIKIarte 2016 @ MoMA. Saturday October 22, 2016
  6. Wikipedia and Psychology @ Fordham. Wednesday, October 26, 2016
  7. Art and Art History @ Zabar Art Library, Hunter. Thursday, October 27, 2016
  8. Fordham 175th Anniversary Editathon @ Fordham (Bronx). Wednesday, November 2, 2016
  9. Women-In-Science Edit-a-thon II @ New York Academy of Sciences. Saturday, November 12, 2016
  10. Indigenous People's Justice @ Interference Archive. Sunday, November 13, 2016
  11. Black Lunch Table @ Weeksville Heritage Center. Wednesday, November 16, 2016
  12. Accessibility Hackathon @ Babycastles. Saturday, November 19, 2016
  13. Grey Literature Edit-a-thon @ New York Academy of Medicine. Thursday, December 1, 2016
  14. Contemporary Chinese Art Edit-a-thon @ Guggenheim. Saturday, December 3, 2016 – part of Wikipedia Asian Month
  15. Black Lunch Table @ BRIC House Stoop, Brooklyn. Saturday, December 10, 2016
  16. Wild Facts: Women In Avant-Garde Music @ CommendNYC. Sunday, December 11, 2016
  17. Black Lunch Table @ Forward Union Fair. Saturday, December 17, 2016
  18. AfroCROWD Elected Officials of the African Diaspora @ Brooklyn Public Library. Sunday, December 18, 2016 – End of year celebration!

New and upcoming projectsEdit

  1. Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros: New GLAM project
  2. DOITT: January 2017?
  3. Gitmo editathon: January 2017?
  4. Broadly workshop - tentative
  5. Monthly wiki-workshop/hackathon series at Ace Hotel: starting February 2017
  6. BedStuy or Die Rapper editathon outreach
  7. AfroCROWD BlackWikiHistory Month: Updates? Schomburg possibly? February 2017
  8. Art + Feminism planning? March 2017
Upcoming events
  1. Wikipedia and Food @ Mount Pleasant Public Library (Westchester). Wednesday, January 11, 2017
  2. Wikipedia Day 2017 @ Ace Hotel NYC. Sunday, January 15, 2017
  3. Plants and People Editathon @ New York Botanical Gardens. Wednesday, January 25, 2017 − part of Plants and People week
  4. #1Lib1Ref @ Levy Library, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Friday, January 27, 2017
  5. Her Girl Friday + Lenny Letter Women Journos Editathon @ ThoughtWorks. Saturday, January 28, 2017

Speakers, workshops and roundtable discussionsEdit

Lightning talksEdit

5 minutes; includes other discussions and skill-shares
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From Facebook
I know many people were waiting for the shared structured data... well, it's on. Store the data once, use it everywhere. A formal announcement will go out soon, but for now, a few demos.
Documentation: https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Tabular_Data
Use Data:Sandbox/... to experiment - commons only. Don't forget .tab extension.
  • Update on plans for a JacksonHeights.nyc resource wiki by Tomlzz1

Food tonightEdit

Pirog from Stolle

Comments / feedback / suggestions about food and/or for food selection? Please let us know!












External linksEdit

Sign upEdit


RegretsEdit

  1. I am sick in bed. Happy holidays everyone! Blue Rasberry (talk) 19:09, 21 December 2016 (UTC) -- You were missed Lane! Feel better soon!!! Xo Erika
Bluerasberry Missed you too, hope you feel better. Gave the obligatory shameless plug about Jan 11, looking forward to it! ɱ (talk) · vbm · coi) 06:06, 22 December 2016 (UTC)

PerhapsEdit

  1. BlaueBlüte (talk) 06:59, 11 December 2016 (UTC)
  2. Rhododendrites talk \\ 15:44, 19 December 2016 (UTC)

Likely attendeesEdit

  1. Pharos (talk) 03:37, 30 November 2016 (UTC)
  2. Shanluan (talk)
  3. Mozucat (talk) 20:30, 12 December 2016 (UTC)
  4. BrillLyle (talk) 17:14, 14 December 2016 (UTC)
  5. Roman Spinner (talk) 23:03, 14 December 2016 (UTC)
  6. RHaworth (talk · contribs) 23:40, 15 December 2016 (UTC)
  7. Yurik (talk) 01:30, 17 December 2016 (UTC)
  8. Emjackson42 (talk) 03:01, 18 December 2016 (UTC)
  9. WikimedianRomel (talk) 19:45, 18 December 2016 (UTC)
  10. Joanaz (talk) 00:45, 19 December 2016 (UTC)
  11. Tomlzz1 (talk) 02:47, 19 December 2016 (UTC) With a 5 minute update on our plans for a JacksonHeights.nyc resource wiki.
  12. Aude (talk) 03:49, 19 December 2016 (UTC)
  13. JoAsQueeniebee (talk) 03:49, 19 December 2016 (UTC)
  14. Jim.henderson (talk) 21:18, 20 December 2016 (UTC)
  15. PointsofNoReturn (talk) 20:24, 21 December 2016 (UTC)
  16. ɱ (talk) · vbm · coi) 05:35, 22 December 2016 (UTC)