From Wikimedia District of Columbia
Meeting of the Board of Directors
- Saturday, March 8, 2014
2:00 PM – 6:00 PM
- Wikimedia District of Columbia
1629 K Street NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC
The Board of Directors will meet to conduct its regular business. All Wikimedia DC members and the general public are invited to attend.
- Wednesday, March 12, 2014
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
1730 Connecticut Avenue NW
Join us for an informal gathering of Wikimedia enthusiasts to chat about free culture topics and to edit articles together. There is no set agenda, and guests are invited to recommend articles for the group to edit or edit on their own. There is no registration; please feel free to come and go as you please.
Women Scientists Edit-a-Thon
- Tuesday, March 18, 2014
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
- Smithsonian Institution Archives
600 Maryland Ave SW, Washington DC
Join us for an edit-a-thon with students from the Wikipedia & Public Knowledge (COMM 535) class at American University as we work to improve articles related to women scientists in honor of Women's History Month.
- Sunday, March 23, 2014
3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
- National Portrait Gallery
8th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC
Join us at our gathering of Wikipedia enthusiasts at the Kogod Courtyard of the National Portrait Gallery with an optional dinner after. All Wikipedia/Wikimedia and free knowledge/culture enthusiasts, regardless of editing experience, are welcome to attend! All ages welcome!
Women in the Arts Edit-a-Thon
- Sunday, March 30, 2014
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
- National Museum of Women in the Arts
1250 New York Avenue NW, Washington, DC
Join us for the second annual Women in the Arts workshop and edit-a-thon, focused on improving Wikipedia entries related to notable women artists and art world figures. Activities will include new editor orientation and training. Lunch will be provided.
Please note that advance registration is required for this event.
Alice Corporation Pty. Ltd. v. CLS Bank International: Software Patents at the Supreme Court
- Monday, March 31, 2014
6:00 AM – 11:30 PM
- Supreme Court of the United States
1 First St NE, Washington, DC
Wikimedia DC is planning an expedition to see the Supreme Court hearing of Alice Corporation Pty. Ltd. v. CLS Bank International, a case concerning software patents. The case will be heard from 10 AM to 11 AM; we can have seats if we line up early.
Wiki Loves Capitol Hill: Training
- Saturday, April 12, 2014
More details forthcoming soon