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|month = October
|day = 18
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|day = 15
|year = 2017
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|year = 2020
|dow = Sunday
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|dow = Thursday
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|title = American Archive of Public Broadcasting Hispanic Heritage Month Edit-a-thon
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|time = 4pm –5:30pm
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|place = Remote
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|description = Join the American Archive of Public Broadcasting (AAPB) for a series of virtual Wikipedia Edit-a-thons to help strengthen the quality of the world's largest online encyclopedia and improve the searchability of historic public radio and television collections in the AAPB.
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Each meet up covers basic editing conventions and will work though a pre-selected list of content in the AAPB.
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No Wikipedia editing experience necessary.
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With October 15th being the last day of Hispanic Heritage Month, this edit-a-thon will focus on content in the upcoming Latino Empowerment Exhibit.
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/American_Archive_of_Public_Broadcasting:_Wikipedia_Edit-a-Thon_Series_2020
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|rsvp-link = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/american-archive-of-public-broadcasting-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-registration-116631372575
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|virtual = yes
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|month = October
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|day = 29
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|year = 2020
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|dow = Thursday
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|title = Smithsonian Women in Finance Edit-a-thon
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|time = 1pm –3pm
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|place = Remote
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|address =
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|description = Save the date for a virtual edit-a-thon on Women in Finance on Thursday, October 29th from 1:00-3:00pm EST where we will highlight women who have been trailblazers in finance, business, and entrepreneurship. The histories of women in these spaces is not well documented online, but they deserve to be told. Dr. Crystal M. Moten, curator of African American history in the division of Work and History at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History, will speak about her work and the importance of telling her stories at the edit-a-thon.
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During this training, attendees of all experience levels will learn the basics of how to edit Wikipedia by updating articles related to the history of women in finance and business in the United States. Ariel Cetrone, Wikimedia DC, will lead the Wikipedia tutorial and beginners are welcome. Zoom link will be sent upon registration.
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Wikipedia is an openly editable resource, meaning that you can improve the quality and accuracy of Wikipedia articles. As one of the web’s most visited reference sites, Wikipedia serves as a starting point for many individuals looking to learn about art, history, and science. Content on Wikipedia is not even, currently only 18% of biographies are about women. Help us correct that imbalance by editing articles about women on Wikipedia.
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This event is collaboratively planned by the Smithsonian American Women’s History Initiative, a multiyear undertaking to document, research, collect, display, and share the history of women in the United States and Wikimedia DC, the regional outreach organization for the Wikimedia projects.
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The Smithsonian American Women’s History Initiative strives to provide programs that are accessible to all visitors. For questions, or to request accommodations such as an ASL interpreter or captioning, please email BecauseOfHerStory@si.edu.
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Smithsonian_Women_in_Finance_Edit-a-thon
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|rsvp-link = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/women-in-finance-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-tickets-124173338799
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|month = October
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|day = 31
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|year = 2020
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|dow = Saturday
 
|title = Meeting of the Board of Directors
 
|title = Meeting of the Board of Directors
|time = 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
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|time = 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
|place = Cove
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|place =
|address = 1817 M Street NW, Washington, DC
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|address =
 
|description = The Board of Directors will meet to conduct its regular business. All Wikimedia DC members and the general public are invited to attend.
 
|description = The Board of Directors will meet to conduct its regular business. All Wikimedia DC members and the general public are invited to attend.
|info-link = http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Meetings_(2016–2017)#Meetings_of_the_Board_of_Directors
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|info-link = http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Meetings_(2020–2021)#Meetings_of_the_Board_of_Directors
 
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|month = July
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|month = November
|day = 8
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|day = 12
|year = 2017
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|year = 2020
|dow = Saturday
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|dow = Thursday
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|title = American Archive of Public Broadcasting Voices of Democracy Edit-a-thon
|title = Synthetic Biology Edit-a-thon with the Baltimore Underground Science Space
 
|time = 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
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|time = 4pm –5:30pm
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|place = Remote
|place = [http://www.bugssonline.org/ Baltimore Underground Science Space (BUGSS)]
 
|address = 101 N Haven St #105, Baltimore, MD
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|address =
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|description = Join us for an edit-a-thon at the Baltimore Underground Science Space, a DIY biology makerspace organization! We'll be focusing on articles related to synthetic biology.
 
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|description = Join the American Archive of Public Broadcasting (AAPB) for a series of virtual Wikipedia Edit-a-thons to help strengthen the quality of the world's largest online encyclopedia and improve the searchability of historic public radio and television collections in the AAPB.
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/Baltimore/Synthetic_Biology_at_BUGSS
 
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|rsvp-link-meetup = https://www.meetup.com/Wikimedia-DC/events/240785034/
 
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Each meet up covers basic editing conventions and will work though a pre-selected list of content in the AAPB.
|rsvp-link-eventbrite = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/synthetic-biology-edit-a-thon-for-wikipedia-at-bugss-tickets-35280682471
 
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No Wikipedia editing experience necessary.
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With November 3rd as the presidential elections, this edit-a-thon will focus on content in the Voices of Democracy: Public Media and Presidential Elections exhibit.
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/American_Archive_of_Public_Broadcasting:_Wikipedia_Edit-a-Thon_Series_2020
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|rsvp-link = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/american-archive-of-public-broadcasting-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-registration-116631372575
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|virtual = yes
 
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|month = July
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|month = November
|day = 29
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|day = 16
|year = 2017
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|year = 2020
|dow = Saturday
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|dow = Monday
|title = Arabic Wikipedia Day Edit-a-thon
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|title = Special Meeting of the Board of Directors
|time = 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
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|time = 8:00 PM – 8:30 PM
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|place =
|place = Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library
 
|address = 4450 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC
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|address =
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|description = The Board of Directors will meet to conduct special business. All Wikimedia DC members and the general public are invited to attend.
|description = Join us online or in person to celebrate the 13th birthday of the Arabic Wikipedia. We will be collaborating with the Arabic Wikipedia Day Editathon ([https://ar.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D9%88%D9%8A%D9%83%D9%8A%D8%A8%D9%8A%D8%AF%D9%8A%D8%A7:%D9%8A%D9%88%D9%85_%D9%88%D9%8A%D9%83%D9%8A%D8%A8%D9%8A%D8%AF%D9%8A%D8%A7_%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B9%D8%B1%D8%A8%D9%8A%D8%A9_%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AB%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AB_%D8%B9%D8%B4%D8%B1 يوم ويكيبيديا العربية الثالث عشر ]), held throughout the Arab world the same day, to improve the coverage of Arabic topics on Wikimedia projects. Also we will have a hands-on WikiSource demo.
 
|info-link = https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Arabic_Wikipedia_Day_Edit-a-thon
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|info-link = http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Meetings_(2020–2021)#Meetings_of_the_Board_of_Directors
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|month = August
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|month = December
|day = 6
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|day = 5
|year = 2017
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|year = 2020
|dow = Sunday
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|dow = Saturday
 
|title = Meeting of the Board of Directors
 
|title = Meeting of the Board of Directors
 
|time = 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
 
|time = 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
|place = Cove
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|place =
|address = 1817 M Street NW, Washington, DC
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|address =
 
|description = The Board of Directors will meet to conduct its regular business. All Wikimedia DC members and the general public are invited to attend.
 
|description = The Board of Directors will meet to conduct its regular business. All Wikimedia DC members and the general public are invited to attend.
|info-link = http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Meetings_(2016–2017)#Meetings_of_the_Board_of_Directors
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|info-link = http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Meetings_(2020–2021)#Meetings_of_the_Board_of_Directors
 
|rsvp-link =
 
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|month = August
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|month = December
|day = 10
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|day = 6
|year = 2017
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|year = 2020
|dow = Thursday
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|dow = Sunday
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|title = Annual Membership Meeting
|title = Textiles Edit-a-thon with The George Washington University Museum and Textile Museum
 
|time = 10:00 AM1:00 PM
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|time = 7:00 PM8:00 PM
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|place =
|place = [https://museum.gwu.edu/ The George Washington University Museum and Textile Museum]
 
|address = 701 21st Street NW, Washington, DC
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|address =
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|description = Join us as we celebrate another year of Wikipedia activities in the region and talk about what we have in stock for next year!
|description = Join us for an edit-a-thon at The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum. With the help of experienced Wikipedians, attendees will learn to edit and contribute to textile-related Wikipedia articles. Librarians and staff from The Museum will be on hand to provide access to source material. This event celebrates the upcoming reopening of The Museum's Textile Learning Center.
 
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Textile_Museum_Edit-a-thon
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|info-link = http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Meetings_(2020–2021)#Membership_Meetings
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|rsvp-link-wiki =
|rsvp-link-meetup = https://www.meetup.com/Wikimedia-DC/events/240964217/
 
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|rsvp-link-meetup =
|rsvp-link-eventbrite = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/textiles-edit-a-thon-tickets-35512297237
 
 
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|month = August
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|month = December
|day = 22
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|day = 11
|year = 2017
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|year = 2020
|dow = Tuesday
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|dow = Friday
|title = DC Beer Week Edit-a-thon with Heurich House Museum
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|title = Smithsonian American Art Museum Edit-a-thon
|time = 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
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|time = 10am –3pm
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|place = Remote
|place = [https://museum.gwu.edu/ Heurich House Museum]
 
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|address =
|address = 1307 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington, DC
 
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|description = Wikipedia is an openly editable resource, meaning that you can improve the quality and accuracy of Wikipedia entries. As one of the web’s most visited reference sites, Wikipedia serves as a starting point for many individuals looking to learn about the history of beer in the United States.
 
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|description = Join us for a virtual Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon that helps to highlight more artists and stories like those featured in the Smithsonian American Art Museum's landmark exhibition ¡Printing the Revolution! The Rise and Impact of Chicano Graphics, 1965 to Now. The exhibition brings together five decades of innovative printmaking by Chicano artists to explore the social justice-rooted artistic tradition and its contemporary legacy. Many of the featured artists came of age during the civil rights era and channeled the period's social activism into assertive aesthetic statements that announced a new political and cultural consciousness among people of Mexican descent in the United States. Learn how to edit and create new Wikipedia articles in this online editing workshop and work to amplify and expand on articles about Chicanx women and LGBTQ+ artists. All levels of technological proficiency welcome.
During this training, attendees will learn the basics of how to edit Wikipedia by updating articles related to the history of Beer in Washington, DC.
 
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/DC_Beer_Week_Edit-a-thon
 
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|info-link = https://americanart.si.edu/events/wikipedia-edit-thon-chicanx-art-and-artists-edition-december-11-2020
|rsvp-link = https://hh392.z2systems.com/np/clients/hh392/event.jsp?event=11229&%7C|rsv
 
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|rsvp-link = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wikipedia-edit-a-thon-chicanx-art-and-artists-edition-tickets-125354040309?aff=WikipediaEditTrumbaCalendarLink
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|virtual = yes
 
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|month = September
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|month = January
|day = 12
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|day = 26
|year = 2017
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|year = 2021
 
|dow = Tuesday
 
|dow = Tuesday
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|title = Virtual Wikipedia Edit-a-thon for Planet Word’s Poets and Writers
|title = Wikimedia Foundation DC Fall Fundraiser
 
|time = 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
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|time = 11am –2pm
|place = National Union Building
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|place = Remote
|address = 918 F Street NW, Washington, DC 20004
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|address =
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|description = This is a reception organized by the Wikimedia Foundation to raise funds in the Washington DC area.
 
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|description = Planet Word features over 100 books and poems in our magical library, representing a diverse range of styles, subjects, and historical eras. Some of these writers and works are famous — others are less well known. But they all deserve documentation, and we could use your help! During this workshop, attendees of all experience levels will learn the basics of how to create and update articles in Wikipedia. Beginners are welcome.
|info-link = https://impactflow.com/event/wikimedia-foundation-fall-fundraiser-3302
 
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|rsvp-link = https://impactflow.com/event/wikimedia-foundation-fall-fundraiser-3302
 
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This event is a collaboration between Planet Word and Wikimedia DC, the regional outreach organization for the Wikimedia projects.
|rsvp-link-meetup =
 
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Edit-a-thon_for_Planet_Word%E2%80%99s_Poets_and_Writers
|restriction = admission to this event is restricted to registered guests
 
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|rsvp-link = https://planetwordmuseum.org/events/virtual-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-for-planet-words-poets-and-writers/
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|virtual = yes
 
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|month = September
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|month = January
|day = 22
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|day = 30
|year = 2017
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|year = 2021
|dow = Friday
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|dow = Saturday
|title = Citizenship and the Civil War Edit-a-thon with President Lincoln's Cottage
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|title = DC Public Education Edit-a-thon
|time = 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
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|time = 10am –1pm
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|place = Remote
|place = [http://www.lincolncottage.org President Lincoln's Cottage]
 
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|address =
|address = 140 Rock Creek Church Road NW, Washington, DC
 
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|description = Learn to edit and contribute to Wikipedia in a room once occupied by President Abraham Lincoln!
 
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|description = Join us at the Charles Sumner School Museum and Archives for an Edit-a-thon focused on DC Public Education. Learn to edit Wikipedia and use the Sumner Archives to help improve the quality of articles related to the history of public education in the District of Columbia.
With the help of experienced Wikipedians, attendees will learn to edit and contribute to Wikipedia articles. During this event, we will focus on improving articles that fall within the theme of Citizenship during the Civil War. This event will be held at President Lincoln's Cottage on the anniversary of the preliminary Emancipation Proclamation. The theme for this event is inspired by the Cottage's current exhibition, American by Belief.
 
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Citizenship_and_The_Civil_War
 
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This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required.
|rsvp-link-meetup = https://www.meetup.com/Wikimedia-DC/events/241648210/
 
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|rsvp-link-eventbrite = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/citizenship-and-the-civil-war-edit-a-thon-tickets-36158907265
 
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/DC_Public_Education_Edit-a-thon
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|rsvp-link = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dc-public-education-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-tickets-134589180863
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|virtual = yes
 
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|month = September
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|month = February
|day = 29
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|day = 21
|year = 2017
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|year = 2021
|dow = Friday
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|dow = Sunday
|title = Art Students League Archive Edit-a-thon
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|title = African Americans in STEM Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon
|time = 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
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|time = 12pm –3pm
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|place = Remote
|place = Victor Building-Smithsonian American Art and National Portrait Gallery Library
 
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|address =
|address = 750 9th Street NW, Suite 2100 Washington, DC
 
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|description = Wikipedia is an openly editable resource, meaning that you can improve the quality and accuracy of Wikipedia entries. As one of the web’s most visited reference sites, Wikipedia serves as a starting point for many individuals looking to learn about art, artists and art history.
 
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|description = The Black in STEM Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon is a joint project between the nonprofit BlackComputeHER.org and the National Museum of African American History and Culture. BlackComputeHER.org is dedicated to supporting computer and tech education along with workforce development for African American girls and women. The National Museum of African American History and Culture recognizes that African Americans have contributed to the United States’ Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) enterprise since the nation’s beginning, yet their names and contributions have been routinely overlooked.
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Over the course of two weeks, the Black in STEM Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon will be used to highlight African Americans STEM professionals, specifically, engineers, computer scientists and women in STEM throughout history. We look forward to creating and building information resources for all people interested in African American history and STEM.
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Organized by: NMAAHC, blackcomptueHER, and Wikimedia DC
   
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/African_Americans_in_STEM_Wikipedia_Edit-A-Thon
During this training, attendees will learn the basics of how to edit Wikipedia by updating articles related to the Art Students League of New York. Librarians from the Smithsonian American Art Museum and Portrait Gallery will provide access to a large archive of reference material that was recently donated by the Art Students League of New York.
 
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|rsvp-link = https://nmaahc.si.edu/event/african-americans-stem-wikipedia-edit-thon?trumbaEmbed=view%3Devent%26eventid%3D150466761
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Art_Students_League_Archive_Edit-a-thon_with_Smithsonian_American_Art_Museum/Portrait_Gallery
 
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|virtual = yes
|rsvp-link-meetup = https://www.meetup.com/Wikimedia-DC/events/241662340/
 
|rsvp-link-eventbrite = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/art-students-league-archive-edit-a-thon-tickets-36153958463
 
 
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|month = October
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|month = February
|day = 8
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|day = 27
|year = 2017
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|year = 2021
|dow = Sunday
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|dow = Saturday
 
|title = Meeting of the Board of Directors
 
|title = Meeting of the Board of Directors
 
|time = 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
 
|time = 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
|place = Cove
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|place =
|address = 1817 M Street NW, Washington, DC
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|address =
 
|description = The Board of Directors will meet to conduct its regular business. All Wikimedia DC members and the general public are invited to attend.
 
|description = The Board of Directors will meet to conduct its regular business. All Wikimedia DC members and the general public are invited to attend.
|info-link = http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Meetings_(2017–2018)#Meetings_of_the_Board_of_Directors
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|info-link = http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Meetings_(2020–2021)#Meetings_of_the_Board_of_Directors
 
|rsvp-link =
 
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|month = October
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|month = March
|day = 11
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|day = 1
|year = 2017
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|year = 2021
|dow = Wednesday
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|dow = Monday
|title = Hispanic Heritage Month Edit-a-thon
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|title = African Americans in STEM Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon
|time = 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
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|time = 12pm –3pm
|place = National Archives Innovation Lab
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|place = Remote
|address = 700 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington, DC
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|address =
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|description = Join us to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month! With the help of experienced WIkipedians, attendees will use resources provided by the National Archives to improve articles related to Hispanic Heritage. No experience necessary. Registration is required. Please bring a laptop or tablet and photo ID.
 
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|description = The Black in STEM Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon is a joint project between the nonprofit BlackComputeHER.org and the National Museum of African American History and Culture. BlackComputeHER.org is dedicated to supporting computer and tech education along with workforce development for African American girls and women. The National Museum of African American History and Culture recognizes that African Americans have contributed to the United States’ Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) enterprise since the nation’s beginning, yet their names and contributions have been routinely overlooked.
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Hispanic_Heritage_Month_Edit-a-thon
 
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|rsvp-link-eventbrite=https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hispanic-heritage-month-edit-a-thon-tickets-37539274982
 
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Over the course of two weeks, the Black in STEM Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon will be used to highlight African Americans STEM professionals, specifically, engineers, computer scientists and women in STEM throughout history. We look forward to creating and building information resources for all people interested in African American history and STEM.
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Organized by: NMAAHC, blackcomputeHER, and Wikimedia DC
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/African_Americans_in_STEM_Wikipedia_Edit-A-Thon
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|month = October
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|month = March
|day = 20
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|day = 6
|year = 2017
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|year = 2021
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|dow = Saturday
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|title = National Museum of Women in the Arts Virtual Black Artists Matter Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
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|time = 10:00am –1pm
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|place = Remote
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|address =
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|description = NMWA will join with its partner, Wikimedia DC, to mark Wikipedia's 20th anniversary with the museum's eighth Art+Feminism edit-a-thon focused on improving Wikipedia entries related to notable women artists and art world figures. We will work to enrich the representation of women artists of color, with an emphasis on women of African descent whose work is included in NMWA's collection.
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This event is part of a global initiative to help right Wikipedia’s gender imbalance. In 2019, at least 4,360 Art+Feminism participants created or enhanced over 31,500 Wikipedia pages.
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No experience necessary—just be ready with your computer, a motivation to combat gender bias, and a belief in equal access to quality information resources. People of all gender identities and expressions are invited to participate.
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Use the hashtags #ArtAndFeminism and #NowEditingAF to share about the event on social media!
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/NMWA_Virtual_Wikipedia_Edit-a-thon:_Black_Artists_Matter
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|rsvp-link = https://secure3.convio.net/nmwa/site/Ticketing?view=Tickets&id=107577
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|month = March
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|day = 8
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|year = 2021
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|dow = Monday
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|title = WikiGap Edit-a-thon – Kicking Off the Global Campaign
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|time = 9:00am –12:30pm
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|place = Remote
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|address =
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|description = Welcome to the fourth annual WikiGap Campaign! Join us in celebrating International Women's Day, by working for concrete change: editing and creating Wikipedia articles, and making women more visible online.
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We will kick off the WikiGap Challenge, give the floor to experts on gender policies and rights, learn how to edit Wikipedia – or for those of you who already know, spend the time with making some concrete action.
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The event will take place via Zoom. Everyone who has registered will receive a Zoom link after registration closes. The initial parts will be livestreamed on Wikimedia Sverige social media platforms, but the following editathon will be restricted to pre-registered users.
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Program
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Introduction (2pm London time)
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Training on how to edit (2.30 pm London time)
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Two hours editing (3.30 pm London time)
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Anyone who is an experienced user can join a breakout room for editing instead of the training.
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|info-link =
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|rsvp-link = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wikigap-kicking-off-the-global-campaign-tickets-141801918355
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|virtual = yes
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|month = March
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|day = 23
  +
|year = 2021
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|dow = Tuesday
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|title = Food Safety and Modernization Act Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
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|time = 10am –3pm
  +
|place = Remote
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|address =
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|description = The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), enacted by Congress in 2011, is a comprehensive update of federal food safety laws. It addresses preventable foodborne illness, monitors the global food supply chain, and ensures human and animal food safety. Rather than a system that responds to foodborne illness, FSMA works to prevent it. Following its enactment, the FDA created seven comprehensive new regulations to enforce the law. These regulations touch on nearly every aspect of the food supply chain.
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We will start the day with remarks from Paul Wester, Director of the National Agricultural Library, and follow with a panel of guests who will speak about the history, context, and future of FSMA. Following the speakers, we will hold a training session for those new to - or need a refresher on - Wikipedia editing. A worklist of FSMA topics and pages will be provided, including growing, harvesting, packing, and holding of produce; mandatory controls for food facilities; and monitoring and corrective action of intentional adulteration of food.
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To close the day, we will hold a question and answer session.
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This event is presented by the National Agricultural Library with support from Wikimedia DC.
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:FSMA_Edit-a-thon
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|rsvp-link = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/food-safety-and-modernization-act-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-tickets-138529404177
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|virtual = yes
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|month = March
  +
|day = 25
  +
|year = 2021
  +
|dow = Thursday
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|title = Wikipedia & Women in Science: Smithsonian Groundbreakers Edit-a-thon
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|time = 1pm-3pm
  +
|place = Remote
  +
|address =
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  +
|description = Wikipedia is an openly editable resource, meaning that you can improve the quality and accuracy of Wikipedia entries. As one of the web’s most visited reference sites, Wikipedia serves as a starting point for many individuals looking to learn about art, history, and science.
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  +
During this training, attendees of all experience levels will learn the basics of how to edit Wikipedia by updating articles related to the history of women in science in the United States in connection with the Funk List.
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This event is planned in conjunction with the Smithsonian Institution Archives and the Smithsonian American Women's Initiative, a multiyear undertaking to document, research, collect, display, and share the history of women in the United States.
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|info-link =
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|rsvp-link = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wikipedia-women-in-science-smithsonian-groundbreakers-edit-a-thon-tickets-142719954225?utm_source=eventbrite&utm_medium=email&utm_content=follow_notification&utm_campaign=following_published_event&utm_term=Wikipedia+%26+Women+in+Science%3A+Smithsonian+Groundbreakers+Edit-a-thon&aff=ebemoffollowpublishemail
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|virtual = yes
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  +
|month = April
  +
|day = 2
  +
|year = 2021
 
|dow = Friday
 
|dow = Friday
|title = U.S. Historic Sites Edit-a-thon
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|title = Vaccine Safety Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
|time = 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
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|time = 10am-12:30pm
  +
|place = Remote
|place = National Trust for Historic Preservation
 
  +
|address =
|address = 2600 Virginia Ave NW Suite 1100 Washington, DC 20037
 
  +
|description = Wikipedia is an openly editable resource, meaning that you can improve the quality and accuracy of Wikipedia entries. As one of the web’s most visited reference sites, Wikipedia serves as a starting point for visitors who want to learn more about a variety of topics, including American History. With the help of experienced Wikipedians, attendees will learn to edit and contribute to articles about historic sites in the United States. Staff from The National Trust for Historic Preservation will be on hand to provide access to source material.
 
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|description = The World Health Organization has named vaccine hesitancy, or anti-vaccination, as one of the top ten threats to global health in 2019. At the same time, the spread of health-related misinformation has fueled concerns about the potential dangers or inefficacy of vaccines.
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/US_Historic_Sites_Edit-a-thon
 
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|rsvp-link-meetup = https://www.meetup.com/Wikimedia-DC/events/242254293/
 
  +
Wikipedia is an important resource for up-to-date, accurate vaccine information, and it is currently one of the most frequently visited sites for healthcare information worldwide. NewsQ’s KNoW Science initiative has partnered with the WHO’s Vaccine Safety Net and Wikimedia DC to help expand Wikipedia’s existing vaccine-related content.
|rsvp-link-eventbrite = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/us-historic-sites-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-tickets-36751490698
 
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As a part of these efforts KNoW Science and Wikimedia DC are organizing a Wikipedia edit-a-thon to evaluate and improve Wikimedia content about vaccines, including vaccine safety.
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The event will be open to anyone interested in promoting accurate vaccine information online. Training will be provided -- so no experience is necessary to join the event!
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Vaccine_Safety_Wikipedia_Edit-a-thon_April_2,_2021
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|rsvp-link = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/vaccine-safety-virtual-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-tickets-144218267721
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|virtual = yes
 
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|month = October
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|month = April
|day = 21
+
|day = 17
|year = 2017
+
|year = 2021
 
|dow = Saturday
 
|dow = Saturday
|title = Laurel History Edit-a-thon
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|title = Meeting of the Board of Directors
|time = 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
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|time = 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
|place = Laurel Historical Society
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|place =
|address = 817 Main Street, Laurel, MD 20707
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|address =
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|description = The Board of Directors will meet to conduct its regular business. All Wikimedia DC members and the general public are invited to attend.
|description = Wikipedia is an openly editable resource, meaning that you can improve the quality and accuracy of Wikipedia entries. As one of the web’s most visited reference sites, Wikipedia serves as a starting point for visitors who want to learn more about a variety of topics. With the help of experienced Wikipedians, attendees will improve articles broadly related to the history of Laurel, Maryland and the region. This event will include new editor training and special tour by the Laurel Historical Society.
 
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Laurel_History_Edit-a-Thon
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|info-link = http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Meetings_(2020–2021)#Meetings_of_the_Board_of_Directors
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|rsvp-link =
|rsvp-link-meetup = https://www.meetup.com/Wikimedia-DC/events/241854398/|rsvp-link-eventbrite = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/laurel-history-edit-a-thon-tickets-36359602550
 
 
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|mode = {{{mode|}}}
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|virtual = yes
  +
|cancelled =
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-->{{event
|month = November
+
|month = May
|day = 11
+
|day = 8
|year = 2017
+
|year = 2021
 
|dow = Saturday
 
|dow = Saturday
|title = Making Statistics Clear Edit-a-thon
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|title = Malayalam Vaccine Safety WIkipedia Edit-a-thon
|time = 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM
+
|time = 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM EDT
  +
|place =
|place = American Statistical Association
 
  +
|address =
|address = 732 N. Washington St, Alexandria, Virginia 22314
 
  +
|description = The World Health Organization has named vaccine hesitancy, or anti-vaccination, as one of the top ten threats to global health in 2019. At the same time, the spread of health-related misinformation has fuelled concerns about the potential dangers or inefficacy of vaccines.
|description = At the Make Statistics Clear Edit-a-thon (or the Statistics 2017 Edit-a-thon we'll work on articles related to the field of statistics and statistical activities such as censuses and surveys. The American Statistical Association is our host, and Wikimedia DC chapter will join in and will train anyone new to Wikipedia.
 
  +
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Statistics2017
 
  +
Wikipedia is an important resource for up-to-date, accurate vaccine information, and it is currently one of the most frequently visited sites for healthcare information worldwide. Malayalam Wikimedians are now conducting a month-long edit-a-thon to expand Malayalam Wikipedia’s vaccine-related content. The partners in this initiative are NewsQ’s KNoW Science initiative, WHO’s Vaccine Safety Net, Wikimedia DC and Centre for Internet and Society.
|rsvp-link-meetup = https://www.meetup.com/Wikimedia-DC/events/244542293
 
  +
|rsvp-link-eventbrite = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/making-statistics-clear-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-tickets-39063625355
 
  +
The event will be open to anyone interested in promoting accurate vaccine information online. Training will be provided in Malayalam and English- so no experience is necessary to join the event!
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  +
|info-link = https://ml.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E0%B4%B5%E0%B4%BF%E0%B4%95%E0%B5%8D%E0%B4%95%E0%B4%BF%E0%B4%AA%E0%B5%80%E0%B4%A1%E0%B4%BF%E0%B4%AF:%E0%B4%B5%E0%B4%BE%E0%B4%95%E0%B5%8D%E0%B4%B8%E0%B4%BF%E0%B5%BB_%E0%B4%A4%E0%B4%BF%E0%B4%B0%E0%B5%81%E0%B4%A4%E0%B5%8D%E0%B4%A4%E0%B5%BD_%E0%B4%AF%E0%B4%9C%E0%B5%8D%E0%B4%9E%E0%B4%82_2021/In_English
  +
|rsvp-link = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/malayalam-vaccine-safety-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-tickets-150765306089
 
|mode = {{{mode|}}}
 
|mode = {{{mode|}}}
  +
|virtual = yes
  +
|cancelled =
 
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-->{{event
|month = November
+
|month = May
|day = 18
+
|day = 15
|year = 2017
+
|year = 2021
 
|dow = Saturday
 
|dow = Saturday
|title = Improving Artist Diversity Edit-a-thon
+
|title = Home Rule and the Fight for DC Statehood Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
|time = 12PM5PM
+
|time = 10:00 am1:00 pm
  +
|place =
|place = American University: Katzen Arts Center, Room 112
 
  +
|address =
|address = 4400 Massachusetts Ave NW Washington, DC 20016
 
  +
|description = The struggle for Home Rule and representation in Congress is a central part of the story of Washington, D.C. Join the DC History Center and Wikimedia DC for a virtual editathon to enhance Wikipedia entries relating to key figures and organizations critical to the history of Home Rule and the fight for DC Statehood.
|description = One of the primary ways someone can quickly learn about art and artists is through Wikipedia. Our Edit-a-Thon will focus on improving or creating articles about contemporary artists with ties to the DMV area, particularly those about non-men and artists of color. This workshop will help students develop contact with their own art communities, writing skills, and a knowledge of Wikipedia policies.
 
  +
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Improving_Artist_Diversity_on_Wikipedia
 
  +
Anyone and everyone interested in learning how to edit Wikipedia, regardless of experience or background, is welcome to virtually attend. Wikimedia DC will provide training for new editors during the first hour. Experienced editors can start editing right away. All attendees will learn about citable secondary sources that can used to create and enhance entries relating to Home Rule and DC Statehood on the world's largest reference website.
|rsvp-link-meetup = https://www.meetup.com/Wikimedia-DC/events/244546173/
 
  +
|rsvp-link-eventbrite = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/improving-artist-diversity-edit-a-thon-tickets-39196333288
 
  +
Participation instructions and the Zoom link will be sent to registrants prior to the event.
  +
  +
This educational program is supported by a grant from the Office of the Secretary of the District of Columbia.
  +
|info-link =
  +
|rsvp-link = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/virtual-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-home-rule-and-the-fight-for-dc-statehood-tickets-149743778673
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|mode = {{{mode|}}}
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|virtual = yes
  +
|cancelled =
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  +
|month = May
  +
|day = 18
  +
|year = 2021
  +
|dow = Tuesday
  +
|title = WikiAPA Edit-a-thon: She/They Edition
  +
|time = 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
  +
|place =
  +
|address =
  +
|description = Wikipedia is an openly editable resource, meaning that you can improve the quality and accuracy of Wikipedia entries. As one of the web’s most visited reference sites, Wikipedia serves as a starting point for many individuals looking to learn about art, history, and science.
  +
During this training, attendees of all experience levels will learn the basics of how to edit Wikipedia by updating articles related to the history of women/non-binary/transgender people of Asian American and Pacific Islanders heritage in the United States.
  +
  +
This event is planned in conjunction with the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center and the Smithsonian American Women's History Initiative, a multiyear undertaking to document, research, collect, display, and share the history of women in the United States.
  +
  +
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:WikiProject_Smithsonian_AWHI/Meetup/WikiAPA2021
  +
|rsvp-link = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wikiapa-edit-a-thon-shethey-edition-tickets-151652610039
  +
|mode = {{{mode|}}}
  +
|virtual = yes
  +
|cancelled =
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  +
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  +
|month = May
  +
|day = 31
  +
|year = 2021
  +
|dow = Monday
  +
|title = 100 DC Women editing contest
  +
|time = All the time
  +
|place = Online
  +
|address =
  +
|description = Join us in our attempt to add 100 articles about women in the greater DC area to Wikipedia to celebrate WMDC's 10th anniversary. The contest lasts the entire month of May. Use the hashtag #100DCWomen to post your contributions on social media.
  +
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:100_DC_Women
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|rsvp-link =
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|mode = {{{mode|}}}
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|virtual = yes
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|cancelled =
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  +
|month = June
  +
|day = 12
  +
|year = 2021
  +
|dow = Saturday
  +
|title = Vaccine Safety Wikipedia Edit-a-thon in Spanish & English
  +
|time = 11:00 – 1:30pm eastern time
  +
|place = Zoom
  +
|address =
  +
|description = Wikipedia is an important resource for up-to-date, accurate vaccine information, and it is currently one of the most frequently visited sites for healthcare information worldwide. NewsQ’s KNoW Science initiative has partnered with Wikimedia DC and Wikimedia Mexico to help expand Wikipedia’s existing vaccine-related content in Spanish and English
  +
  +
As a part of these efforts KNoW Science and Wikimedia DC are organizing a Wikipedia edit-a-thon to evaluate and improve Wikimedia content about vaccines, including vaccine safety.
  +
  +
The event will be open to anyone interested in promoting accurate vaccine information online. Training will be provided -- so no experience is necessary to join the event!
  +
|info-link =
  +
|rsvp-link = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/vaccine-safety-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-in-spanish-english-tickets-155709295695
 
|mode = {{{mode|}}}
 
|mode = {{{mode|}}}
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|virtual = yes
  +
|cancelled =
 
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-->{{event
|month = December
+
|month = June
|day = 2
+
|day = 26
|year = 2017
+
|year = 2021
 
|dow = Saturday
 
|dow = Saturday
 
|title = Meeting of the Board of Directors
 
|title = Meeting of the Board of Directors
|time = 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
+
|time = 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
|place = Cove
+
|place =
|address = 1666 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC
+
|address =
 
|description = The Board of Directors will meet to conduct its regular business. All Wikimedia DC members and the general public are invited to attend.
 
|description = The Board of Directors will meet to conduct its regular business. All Wikimedia DC members and the general public are invited to attend.
|info-link = http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Meetings_(2017–2018)#Meetings_of_the_Board_of_Directors
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|info-link = http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Meetings_(2020–2021)#Meetings_of_the_Board_of_Directors
 
|rsvp-link =
 
|rsvp-link =
 
|mode = {{{mode|}}}
 
|mode = {{{mode|}}}
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|virtual = yes
 
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-->{{event
|month = December
+
|month = July
|day = 2
+
|day = 27
|year = 2017
+
|year = 2021
|dow = Saturday
+
|dow = Tuesday
  +
|title = Wiki Focus: Black Women in Food History Edit-a-thon presented by the Smithsonian American Women's History Initiative
|title = Annual Membership Meeting
 
|time = 3:00 PM4:30 PM
+
|time = 1:00 – 3:30pm eastern time
|place = Cove
+
|place = Zoom
|address = 1666 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC
+
|address =
  +
|description = The stories of Black women in food can educate and embolden future generations, but only if their legacies are discoverable. On July 27 from 1:00-3:30 p.m. Eastern, join us for a Wikipedia edit-a-thon that will address the marginalization and omission of Black women’s stories by creating or adding to Wikipedia articles about their personal histories and inspiring careers in food businesses, culinary education, writing, advocacy, philanthropy, and beyond.
|description = Join us as we celebrate another year of Wikipedia activities in the region and talk about what we have in stock for next year! Refreshments (and cake!) will be provided!
 
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|info-link = http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Meetings_(2017–2018)#Membership_Meetings
 
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Don’t know how to edit Wikipedia articles? No worries, we’ll train you during the event! With these new skills, you’ll be able to help us better represent and share the stories of women like LaDeva Davis (featured above) who had her own program on PBS in 1976 called, “What’s Cooking?” During the show, she prepared budget-friendly, highly nutritious meals that appealed to wide audiences. So popular was her show that PBS broadcast it in over 100 locations across the country, making Davis one of the first Black women to have her own nationally syndicated public TV cooking show on PBS.
|rsvp-link-wiki =
 
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|rsvp-link-meetup =
 
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Honoring her role in food TV history, the museum included Davis’ image on the “TV Chefs Wall” in the FOOD: Transforming the American Table exhibition.
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|info-link = https://womenshistory.si.edu/events/detail?trumbaEmbed=eventid%3D153977645%26seotitle%3DWiki-Focus-Black-Women-in-Food-History%26view%3Devent%26-childview%3D%26returnUrl%3Dhttps%253A%252F%252Fwomenshistory.si.edu%252Fevents
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|rsvp-link = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wiki-focus-black-women-in-food-history-tickets-161656684495
 
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|virtual = yes
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|cancelled =
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|cancelled =
 
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  +
|month = May
  +
|day = 31
  +
|year = 2021
  +
|dow = Monday
  +
|title = 100 DC Women editing contest
  +
|time = All the time
  +
|place = Online
  +
|address =
  +
|description = Join us in our attempt to add 100 articles about women in the greater DC area to Wikipedia to celebrate WMDC's 10th anniversary. The contest lasts the entire month of May. Use the hashtag #100DCWomen to post your contributions on social media.
  +
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:100_DC_Women
  +
|rsvp-link =
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|mode = {{{mode|}}}
  +
|virtual = yes
  +
|cancelled =
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  +
|month = June
  +
|day = 12
  +
|year = 2021
  +
|dow = Saturday
  +
|title = Vaccine Safety Wikipedia Edit-a-thon in Spanish & English
  +
|time = 11:00 – 1:30pm eastern time
  +
|place = Zoom
  +
|address =
  +
|description = Wikipedia is an important resource for up-to-date, accurate vaccine information, and it is currently one of the most frequently visited sites for healthcare information worldwide. NewsQ’s KNoW Science initiative has partnered with Wikimedia DC and Wikimedia Mexico to help expand Wikipedia’s existing vaccine-related content in Spanish and English
  +
  +
As a part of these efforts KNoW Science and Wikimedia DC are organizing a Wikipedia edit-a-thon to evaluate and improve Wikimedia content about vaccines, including vaccine safety.
  +
  +
The event will be open to anyone interested in promoting accurate vaccine information online. Training will be provided -- so no experience is necessary to join the event!
  +
|info-link =
  +
|rsvp-link = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/vaccine-safety-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-in-spanish-english-tickets-155709295695
  +
|mode = {{{mode|}}}
  +
|virtual = yes
  +
|cancelled =
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-->{{event
|month = January
+
|month = September
|day = 20
+
|day = 10
|year = 2017
+
|year = 2021
|dow = Saturday
+
|dow = Friday
|title = History of Public Education in DC Edit-a-thon
+
|title = History of Statistics<br/>Edit-a-thon
|time = 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
+
|time = 3-5pm ET
  +
|place = Online
|place = Charles Sumner School Museum & Archives
 
|address = 1201 17th St NW, Washington, DC 20036
+
|address = Online
  +
|description = We are partnering with the American Statistical Association's History of Statistics interest group to improve coverage of this area on Wikipedia and related sites. It's free and if you are new to Wikipedia we will show you how to get started.
|description = Wikipedia is an openly editable resource, meaning that you can improve the quality and accuracy of Wikipedia entries. As one of the web’s most visited reference sites, Wikipedia serves as a starting point for visitors who want to learn more about a variety of topics. Join us at the Charles Sumner School Museum and Archives for the DC Public Education Edit-a-thon. Learn to edit Wikipedia and use the archive to help improve the quality of articles related the history of public education in the District of Columbia.
 
  +
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/HistofStats2021
This event is free and open to the public.
 
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/History_of_Public_Education_in_DC_Edit-a-thon
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|rsvp-link = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/history-of-statistics-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-tickets-166977426979
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|mode = {{{mode|}}}
|rsvp-link-meetup =
 
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|virtual = yes
|rsvp-link-eventbrite = https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dc-public-education-edit-a-thon-tickets-40846661464
 
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  +
|month = October
  +
|day = 8
  +
|year = 2021
  +
|dow = Friday-Sunday
  +
|title = WikiConference North America
  +
|time = TBD
  +
|place = Online
  +
|address = Online
  +
|description = Annual conference of Wikimedians in North America
  +
|info-link = https://wikiconference.org
  +
|rsvp-link = https://wikiconference.org/wiki/2021/Interest
  +
|mode = {{{mode|}}}
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|virtual = yes
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  +
-->{{event
  +
|month = October
  +
|day = 12
  +
|year = 2021
  +
|dow = Tuesday
  +
|title = Land Matters: Understanding Heirs' Property, A Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
  +
|time = 10am-3pm ET
  +
|place = Online
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October 15

American Archive of Public Broadcasting Hispanic Heritage Month Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Thursday, October 15, 2020
4pm –5:30pm

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

October 29

Smithsonian Women in Finance Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Thursday, October 29, 2020
1pm –3pm

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

October 31

Meeting of the Board of Directors


WHEN

Saturday, October 31, 2020
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

November 12

American Archive of Public Broadcasting Voices of Democracy Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Thursday, November 12, 2020
4pm –5:30pm

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

November 16

Special Meeting of the Board of Directors


WHEN

Monday, November 16, 2020
8:00 PM – 8:30 PM

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

December 5

Meeting of the Board of Directors


WHEN

Saturday, December 5, 2020
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

December 6

Annual Membership Meeting


WHEN

Sunday, December 6, 2020
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

December 11

Smithsonian American Art Museum Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Friday, December 11, 2020
10am –3pm

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

January 26

Virtual Wikipedia Edit-a-thon for Planet Word’s Poets and Writers


WHEN

Tuesday, January 26, 2021
11am –2pm

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

January 30

DC Public Education Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Saturday, January 30, 2021
10am –1pm

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

February 21

African Americans in STEM Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon


WHEN

Sunday, February 21, 2021
12pm –3pm

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

February 27

Meeting of the Board of Directors


WHEN

Saturday, February 27, 2021
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

March 1

African Americans in STEM Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon


WHEN

Monday, March 1, 2021
12pm –3pm

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

March 6

National Museum of Women in the Arts Virtual Black Artists Matter Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Saturday, March 6, 2021
10:00am –1pm

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

March 8

WikiGap Edit-a-thon – Kicking Off the Global Campaign


WHEN

Monday, March 8, 2021
9:00am –12:30pm

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

March 23

Food Safety and Modernization Act Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Tuesday, March 23, 2021
10am –3pm

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

March 25

Wikipedia & Women in Science: Smithsonian Groundbreakers Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Thursday, March 25, 2021
1pm-3pm

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

April 2

Vaccine Safety Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Friday, April 2, 2021
10am-12:30pm

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

April 17

Meeting of the Board of Directors


WHEN

Saturday, April 17, 2021
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

May 8

Malayalam Vaccine Safety WIkipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Saturday, May 8, 2021
8:30 AM – 11:30 AM EDT

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

May 15

Home Rule and the Fight for DC Statehood Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Saturday, May 15, 2021
10:00 am – 1:00 pm

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

May 18

WikiAPA Edit-a-thon: She/They Edition


WHEN

Tuesday, May 18, 2021
4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

May 31

100 DC Women editing contest


WHEN

Monday, May 31, 2021
All the time

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

June 12

Vaccine Safety Wikipedia Edit-a-thon in Spanish & English


WHEN

Saturday, June 12, 2021
11:00 – 1:30pm eastern time

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

June 26

Meeting of the Board of Directors


WHEN

Saturday, June 26, 2021
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

July 27

Wiki Focus: Black Women in Food History Edit-a-thon presented by the Smithsonian American Women's History Initiative


WHEN

Tuesday, July 27, 2021
1:00 – 3:30pm eastern time

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

May 31

100 DC Women editing contest


WHEN

Monday, May 31, 2021
All the time

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

June 12

Vaccine Safety Wikipedia Edit-a-thon in Spanish & English


WHEN

Saturday, June 12, 2021
11:00 – 1:30pm eastern time

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

September 10

History of Statistics
Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Friday, September 10, 2021
3-5pm ET

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

October 8

WikiConference North America


WHEN

Friday-Sunday, October 8, 2021
TBD

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

October 12

Land Matters: Understanding Heirs' Property, A Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Tuesday, October 12, 2021
10am-3pm ET

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT

October 14

Edit-a-Thon for Democracy: Accountability for Lying to the Courts


WHEN

Thursday, October 14, 2021
12am-3pm ET

WHERE

VIRTUAL EVENT