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|description = '''This event is presented by 500 Women Scientists DC'''. Ada Lovelace Day is an international day to celebrate the contributions of self-identifying women to science, technology, engineering, and math. So to celebrate their achievements, 500 Women Scientists and our allies, as well as the DC Science Writer's Association, are gathering at the West End DC Public Library on Saturday, October 13th to share their work on Wikipedia's pages.
 
|description = '''This event is presented by 500 Women Scientists DC'''. Ada Lovelace Day is an international day to celebrate the contributions of self-identifying women to science, technology, engineering, and math. So to celebrate their achievements, 500 Women Scientists and our allies, as well as the DC Science Writer's Association, are gathering at the West End DC Public Library on Saturday, October 13th to share their work on Wikipedia's pages.
  
While Wikipedia is the fifth most popular website in the world, notching up more than 32 million views a day, less than 18% of its English-language biographies are about women. So in honor of Ada Lovelace—and her contributions to mathematics and computing—we'll work to add more entries to Wikipedia and give you the tools to keep making the Internet less sexist after our Wiki-thon. All you have to do is come armed with a laptop or tablet!
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While Wikipedia is the fifth most popular website in the world, notching up more than 32 million views a day, less than 18% of its English-language biographies are about women. So in honor of Ada Lovelace—and her contributions to mathematics and computing—we'll work to add more entries to Wikipedia and give you the tools to keepf making the Internet less sexist after our Wiki-thon. All you have to do is come armed with a laptop or tablet!
  
 
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|dow = Friday
 
|dow = Friday
 
|title = All Work and No Pay Edit-a-thon
 
|title = All Work and No Pay Edit-a-thon
|time = 11AM-3PM
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|time = 1-4 PM
 
|place = Smithsonian National Museum of American History
 
|place = Smithsonian National Museum of American History
|address = 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
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|address = 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW<br/>Washington, DC
Washington, D.C. 20001
 
  
 
|description = Join us for the AAll Work and No Pay Edit-a-thon and help to improve or create Wikipedia articles related to the history of women's invisible labor in the United States in connection with the [https://www.si.edu/exhibitions/all-work-and-no-pay-history-womens-invisible-labor-event-exhib-6338 All Work and No Pay: A History of Women's Invisible Labor exhibit] at the National Museum of American History.
 
|description = Join us for the AAll Work and No Pay Edit-a-thon and help to improve or create Wikipedia articles related to the history of women's invisible labor in the United States in connection with the [https://www.si.edu/exhibitions/all-work-and-no-pay-history-womens-invisible-labor-event-exhib-6338 All Work and No Pay: A History of Women's Invisible Labor exhibit] at the National Museum of American History.
  
New to editing Wikipedia? Don't worry - Training will be provided. Laptops are required. Please bring your own. This event is open to attendees of the [http://smithsonianapa.org/lit/lit2019/ 2019 Asian American Literature Festival].
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New to editing Wikipedia? Don't worry - Training will be provided. Laptops are required. Please bring your own.
 
 
 
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Smithsonian_AWHI_All_Work_No_Pay
 
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|month = July
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|day = 19
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|year = 2019
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|dow = Friday
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|title = Improving FOIA Edit-a-thon
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|time = 3 PM – 5 PM
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|place =  Center for Public Integrity
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|address = Barr Building<br/>910 17th St NW #700<br/>Washington, DC
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|description = Join the FOIA Edit-a-thon at the Center for Public Integrity and help to improve or create Wikipedia articles about the U.S. Freedom of Information Act.
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New to editing Wikipedia? Don't worry - Training will be provided. Laptops are required. Please bring your own.
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Center_for_Public_Integrity_FOIA
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|dow = Sunday
 
|dow = Sunday
 
|title = Asian American Literature Festival Edit-a-thon
 
|title = Asian American Literature Festival Edit-a-thon
|time = 12 PM–4 PM
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|time = 11 PM – 3 PM
 
|place = Eaton Hotel
 
|place = Eaton Hotel
|address = 1201 K St NW, Washington, DC 20005
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|address = 1201 K St NW<br/>Washington, DC
  
 
|description = Join us for the Asian American Literature Festival Edit-a-thon and help to improve or create Wikipedia articles about Asian American writers.
 
|description = Join us for the Asian American Literature Festival Edit-a-thon and help to improve or create Wikipedia articles about Asian American writers.
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Asian_American_Literature_Festival_Edit-a-thon
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|month = September
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|day = 7
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|year = 2019
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|dow = Saturday
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|title = Meeting of the Board of Directors
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|time = 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
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|place = Cove
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|address = 1666 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC
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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.
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|info-link = http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Meetings_(2018–2019)#Meetings_of_the_Board_of_Directors
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|month = September
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|day = 20
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|year = 2019
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|dow = Friday
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|title = 50 Years in Beltsville: A Wikipedia Edit-a-thon to Celebrate the National Agriculture Library
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|time = Time: 10 AM – 3:30 PM
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|place = National Agricultural Library
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|address = 10301 Baltimore Ave, Beltsville, MD 20705
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|description = Join us at the National Agriculture Library to help celebrate our 50th Anniversary in Beltsville and help to improve or create Wikipedia articles about the National Agricultural Library's history, as well as ARS/USDA history.
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The National Agricultural Library(NAL), one of the world's largest agricultural research libraries, was established as part of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) in 1862, by Abraham Lincoln. The library was originally located at the headquarters building of the USDA until centralization of the library, and it's vast collections outgrew the Washington D.C. space. In 1965, President Lyndon B. Johnson authorized an appropriation which enabled the Library to move and build a new 14-story building on site at the Henry A. Wallace Beltsville Agricultural Research Center (BARC) in Beltsville,MD.
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The National Agricultural Library invites Wikipedians of all levels of experience to participate in this edit-a-thon. Topics will include past librarians, USDA research discoveries and developments, the evolution of technology in conjunction with libraries, and highlights of notable research and research contributions represented within the library's special collections and stacks holdings.
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During the event individuals will be able to hear from and meet influential historians within the USDA, librarians, and data science experts. They will also have the opportunity to learn more about resources available through ARS and the National Agricultural Library.
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This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required. Lunch will be provided.
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Photo ID and laptops are required - please bring your own. Training on editing Wikipedia will be provided.
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|month = October
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|day = 3
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|year = 2019
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|dow = Thursday
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|title = University of Maryland Disability Awareness Month Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
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|time = Time: 2 PM – 5 PM
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|place = University of Maryland: Edward St. John Learning and Teaching Center (ESJ), Room 1309
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|address = 4131 Campus Drive, College Park, MD
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|description = Join us to kick off the University of Maryland’s Disability Awareness Month events with a Wikipedia edit-a-thon. During this event, we will edit and expand Wikipedia articles related to disability. By contributing to Wikipedia, we can help to ensure that its well-trafficked resources provide comprehensive and accurate representations of disability.
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New to editing Wikipedia? Don't worry - training will be provided.
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Laptops are required. Please bring your own. Wikimedia DC has two laptops to loan. Reserve one by emailing info@wikimediadc.org.
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This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required.
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/University_of_Maryland_Disability_Awareness_Month_Wikipedia_Edit-a-thon
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|dow = Saturday
 
|dow = Saturday
 
|title = Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month: A Library of Congress Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
 
|title = Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month: A Library of Congress Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
|time = Time: 10AM-1PM
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|time = Time: 10 AM – 1 PM
 
|place = Library of Congress Hispanic Reading Room
 
|place = Library of Congress Hispanic Reading Room
|address = 101 Independence Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC 20540
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|address = 101 Independence Avenue SE<br/>Washington, DC
  
|description = Join us in the Hispanic Reading Room at the Library of Congress on October 5 from 10:00AM-1:00PM to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon. During this event, we will improve and create Wikipedia articles related to Hispanic Heritage. This Wikipedia Edit-a-thon includes training for first time editors and lunch.
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|description = Join us in the Hispanic Reading Room at the Library of Congress on October 5 from 10:00AM-1:00PM to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon. During this event, we will improve and create Wikipedia articles related to Latinx Heritage, including Women Voting Rights, Latinx Authors, and Latinx history, among many other topics. This Wikipedia Edit-a-thon includes training for first time editors and lunch.
  
 
Laptops are required. Please bring your own. Wikimedia DC has two laptops to loan. Reserve one by emailing info@wikimediadc.org.
 
Laptops are required. Please bring your own. Wikimedia DC has two laptops to loan. Reserve one by emailing info@wikimediadc.org.
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|month = October
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|day = 8
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|year = 2019
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|dow = Tuesday
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|title = Ada Lovelace Day Edit-a-thon at Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
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|time = Time: 10 AM – 3 PM
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|place = National Air and Space Museum - Moving Beyond Earth Gallery
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|address = 600 Independence Avenue Southwest, 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, history, and science.
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During this training, attendees will learn the basics of how to edit Wikipedia by updating articles related to the history of women in STEM in the United States in connection with Ada Lovelace Day - an international event recognizing the achievements of women in STEM. Beginners are very welcome and a range of Wikipedia editing techniques will be taught, with Wikimedia DC members on hand to help! We will also have a set of images to upload to Wikimedia Commons for those who wish to learn the process of uploading and inserting images into Wikipedia pages.
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This is the third edit-a-thon in a series planned in conjunction with 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. #BecauseOfHerStory
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No Wikipedia editing experience is necessary; training will be provided.
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Laptops are required. Please bring your own. Public WiFi and food and drinks will be provided.
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The National Air and Space Museum welcomes visitors of all abilities. Request for accessibility services can be made by phone at 202-633-2921 or by email at access@si.edu. Two weeks prior notice is preferred. Find additional information about accessibility at the National Air and Space Museum. https://airandspace.si.edu/visit/museum-dc/accessibility
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*Photos and video will be taken by the Museum during the event and you will need to sign a release. If you wish to opt out please indicate that in an email (DoyleK2@si.edu) prior to the event.*
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If you can't attend the event in person you can participate virtually! Edit along with us on the day of the event and help us improve articles from our worklists!
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Any other questions? Email DoyleK2@si.edu
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|month = October  
 
|month = October  
|day = 5
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|day = 18
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|year = 2019
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|dow = Friday
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|title = Documenting Women Trowelblazers: A National Anthropological Archives Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon
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|time = Time: 1:30 PM – 4 PM
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|place = Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Center, National Museum of Natural History
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|address = Washington, DC
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|description = It’s American Archives Month! Come participate in a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon to help tell the stories of women “trowelblazers” in the field of anthropology, drawing on collections held at the Smithsonian’s National Anthropological Archives and Human Studies Film Archives. Learn about the roles women played in some of the field’s major breakthroughs. Get to know anthropologists such as ethnomusicologist Francis Densmore, Standing Rock Sioux anthropologist and activist Beatrice Medicine, archaeologist Rose Solecki, and economic anthropologist Stanley Ann Dunham (mother of Barack Obama).
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No Wikipedia editing experience necessary. Training and lunch will be provided.
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Laptops are required. Please bring your own.
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Documenting_Women_Trowelblazers:_A_National_Anthropological_Archives_Wikipedia_Edit-A-Thon
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|month = November
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|day = 9
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|year = 2019
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|dow = Saturday
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|title = Special Meeting of the Board of Directors
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|time = 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
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|place = Massachusetts Institute of Technology Strata Center
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|address = 32 Vassar Street, Cambridge, MA
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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.
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|info-link = http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Meetings_(2019–2020)#Meetings_of_the_Board_of_Directors
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|month = November
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|day = 15
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|year = 2019
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|dow = Friday
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|title = Celebrating Influential Polish and Polish-American Women Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
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|time = Time: 11 AM – 2 PM
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|place = Embassy of the Republic of Poland
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|address = 2640 16th Street NW, Washington, DC
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|description = Only 18% of biographies on Wikipedia are about women. Help us change that! Join the Embassy of the Republic of Poland and Wikimedia DC for a Celebrating Influential Polish and Polish-American Women Wikipedia Edit-a-thon. Learn to edit Wikipedia and help to improve or create articles about notable Polish and Polish-American women. Lunch will be provided. Participants will also receive books and other rewards.
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The event is a part of the celebration of the centennial of diplomatic relations between Poland and the United States.
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Laptops are required. Please bring your own. Wikimedia DC has two laptops to loan. Reserve one by emailing info@wikimediadc.org.
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Celebrating_Influential_Polish_and_Polish-American_Women_Wikipedia_Edit-a-thon
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|month = November
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|day = 16
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|year = 2019
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|dow = Saturday
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|title = Drawing from the Collection: A National Gallery of Art Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon Celebrating Works on Paper
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|time = Time: 10:30 AM – 4 PM
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|place = National Gallery of Art Library - East Building
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|address = 4th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC
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|description = Edit-a-thon participants will be encouraged to make use of more than 22,000 images of works on paper from the Gallery's collection. The program will include a visit to the Study Room for European prints and drawings to view highlights from the Gallery's holdings.
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No Wikipedia editing experience is necessary; training will be provided. Reference materials from the library’s collection will be readily available.
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Lunch will be offered.
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Laptops are required. Please bring your own. Wikimedia DC has two laptops to loan. Reserve one by emailing info@wikimediadc.org.
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Any other questions? Email library@nga.gov.
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|month = December
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|day = 2
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|year = 2019
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|dow = Monday
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|title =  Unsung Heroes of the Bureau of American Ethnology Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
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|time = Time: 11 AM – 4:30 PM
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|place = Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Center
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|address = 10th St. & Constitution Ave. NW<br/>Washington, DC
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|description = It’s the 150th Anniversary of John Wesley Powell's Expedition to explore the Colorado and Green Rivers! Come participate in a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon to help tell the stories of "unsung heroes" of Powell's efforts, drawing on collections held at the Smithsonian’s National Anthropological Archives and Human Studies Film Archives, especially those of women and Native American collaborators.
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No Wikipedia editing experience necessary. Training and refreshments will be provided. Training in Wikipedia editing techniques will take place from 11am to 12:30pm, followed by a break for lunch. Open editing time will run from 1:30-4:30. If you've never edited before, please plan to arrive at 11 for a fabulous training session.
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This program is presented in conjunction with the exhibition, Challenging the Face of Science: The Bearded Lady Project, on view at the National Museum of Natural History November 15, 2019 – April 30, 2020.
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|month = December
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|day = 7
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|year = 2019
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|dow = Saturday
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|title = Meeting of the Board of Directors
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|time = 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
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|place = Cove
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|address = 1666 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC
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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.
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|info-link = http://wikimediadc.org/wiki/Meetings_(2019–2020)#Meetings_of_the_Board_of_Directors
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|month = December
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|day = 7
 
|year = 2019
 
|year = 2019
 
|dow = Saturday
 
|dow = Saturday
|title = Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month: A Library of Congress Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
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|title = Annual Membership Meeting
|time = Time: 10AM-1PM
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|time = 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
|place = Library of Congress Hispanic Reading Room
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|place = Cove
|address = 101 Independence Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC 20540
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|address = 1666 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC
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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!  Refreshments (and cake!) will be provided!
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|month = January
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|day = 14
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|year = 2020
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|dow = Tuesday
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|title = Women's Suffrage Centennial Wikipedia Editing Workshop
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|time = Time: 6 PM – 9 PM
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|place = Arlington Public Library, Shirlington Branch
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|address = 4200 Campbell Ave<br/>Arlington, VA
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|description = Did you know that Wikipedia is an openly editable resource, meaning that anyone can improve the quality and accuracy of Wikipedia entries? Data has shown that less than 18% of biographies on English-language Wikipedia are about women. Help to change that by joining us on January 14 for the Women's Suffrage Centennial Wikipedia Editing Workshop. Attendees will learn how to edit Wikipedia and work together to improve and create Wikipedia articles related women's suffrage in the United States.
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Training will be provided, and no prior knowledge of suffrage history or Wikipedia editing is required.
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Please bring your own laptop. Wikimedia DC has two laptops to loan. Reserve one by emailing info@wikimediadc.org. Dinner will be provided.
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|month = January
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|day = 30
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|year = 2020
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|dow = Tuesday
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|title = Public Domain Day at American University
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|time = Time: 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM
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|place = American University Washington College of Law, Grossman Hall
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|address = 4300 Nebraska Ave., NW, Washington, D.C. 20016
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|description = Wikimedia DC is a cosponsor of the Public Domain Day celebration at American University's law school.  There will be speakers including several allies of Wikimedia DC.  Public Domain Day celebrates among other things the new materials which became free of US copyright on January 1.
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Please register in advance with American University's Washington [https://www.wcl.american.edu/impact/initiatives-programs/pijip/about/ Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property (PIJIP)].  The sign-up link shows the program in detail.
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Wikimedia DC will have a table there to make materials available and talk with attendees for the first hour.  If you have suggestions for the table please contact peter.meyer@wikidc.org.
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|month = February
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|day = 8
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|year = 2020
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|dow = Saturday
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|title = American Folklife Center’s Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon: Biographical Entries on Women Folklorists, Ethnomusicologists, and Fieldworkers
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|time = Time: 11 AM – 3 PM
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|place = American Folklife Center
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|address = 101 Independence Avenue SE<br/>Washington, DC
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|description = Join the American Folklife Center on February 8th for a Edit-A-Thon to expand the online presence of women who documented the world. This event is part of its multi-year initiative to highlight, explore, and celebrate the contributions of women as ethnographic fieldworkers and scholars and call attention to the instrumental role of women in establishing many of the seminal collections that now enrich the AFC archive and ethnographic archives throughout the world. During the Edit-A-Thon, we plan to add and/or expand entries for approximately 25-30 women, both historic and contemporary, who documented traditional culture. We will focus of those whose collections are now housed in the AFC archive. Activities will be centered at the Library of Congress in Washington, DC, but off-site participation is encouraged. AFC staff will be on hand to assist on-site and off-site researchers and provide archival materials.
 +
 
 +
No Wikipedia editing experience necessary. Training will be provided.
 +
 
 +
Laptops are required. Please bring your own. Wikimedia DC has two laptops to loan. Reserve one by emailing info@wikimediadc.org.
 +
 
 +
Lunch will be provided.
 +
 
 +
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/American_Folklife_Center%E2%80%99s_Wikipedia_Edit-A-Thon:_Biographical_Entries_on_Women_Folklorists,_Ethnomusicologists,_and_Fieldworkers#Coordination
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|rsvp-link-eventbrite=https://www.eventbrite.com/e/american-folklife-centers-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-biographical-entries-on-women-folklorists-tickets-73971497741
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|month = February
 +
|day = 14
 +
|year = 2020
 +
|dow = Friday
 +
|title = '''Virtual Event''' - From Field to Lab: Writing Wikipedia Histories of the USDA's Women
 +
|time = Time: 11 AM – 3 PM
 +
|place = National Agricultural Library
 +
|address = Via Webex
 +
 
 +
|description = Join us online via a virtual meeting room to celebrate Galentine's Day the right way by writing Wikipedia articles about women, past and present who have worked for the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Agricultural Research Service, National Agricultural Library and other services falling under the umbrella of the USDA.
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On Friday, February 14th, we will be writing articles about USDA's Women in Red. You can join us at any time from 11-3 and from anywhere - a virtual meeting room invite will be sent out a couple days prior to the event to those who register. Feel free to sign in and edit at any time on the 14th for our edit-a-thon (even outside of our time frame) - as long as you sign in on the event page (directions for signing in are on the event page itself)before you start editing we will be able to track our engagement and impact. We will have an Ethernet Pad set up so folks signing in can share who they're working on, and so we can ensure that we're not creating multiple drafts for the same folks. You will also be able to use it for questions and assistance.
 +
 
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NAL's Wikipedian-in-Residence, Jamie Flood, and Ariel Cetrone of Wikimedia DC and will be set up in the National Agricultural Library's Multi-Purpose Room to edit, answer questions, and offer assistance to those taking part. If you're on site, please join us for camaraderie, coffee, cookies, and Galentines!
 +
 
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/From_Field_to_Lab:_Writing_(Wikipedia)_Histories_of_the_USDA%27s_Women
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|rsvp-link-eventbrite=https://www.eventbrite.com/preview?eid=93372737371/
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|month = February
 +
|day = 15
 +
|year = 2020
 +
|dow = Saturday
 +
|title = Enhancing the Narrative of DC Public Schools: A Wikipedia Editing Workshop
 +
|time = Time: 10 AM – 1 PM
 +
|place = Charles Sumner School Museum and Archives
 +
|address = 1201 17th Street NW<br/>Washington, DC
 +
 
 +
|description = Join us at Charles Sumner School Museum and Archives and help to improve and create Wikipedia articles about the history of public education in the District of Columbia. We will focus on editing articles about women who made significant contributions to DC public schools as well as articles about DC schools named for women.
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No Wikipedia editing experience is necessary, as training will be provided. Reference materials from the Sumner Archives will be readily available.
 +
 
 +
This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required. Lunch will be provided.
 +
 
 +
Laptops are required. Please bring your own. Wikimedia DC has two laptops to loan. Reserve one by emailing info@wikimediadc.org.
 +
 
 +
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Enhancing_the_Narrative_of_DC_Public_Schools:_A_Wikipedia_Editing_Workshop_2020
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|rsvp-link-eventbrite=https://www.eventbrite.com/e/enhancing-the-narrative-of-dc-public-schools-a-wikipedia-editing-workshop-tickets-84630180147
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|month = February
 +
|day = 21
 +
|year = 2020
 +
|dow = Friday
 +
|title = Climate at the National Academies: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
 +
|time = Time: 10 AM – 3 PM
 +
|place = National Academy of Sciences
 +
|address = 2101 Constitution Avenue NW<br/>Washington, DC
 +
 
 +
|description = Join us to learn more about the latest in climate science and to help improve or create Wikipedia articles about climate change.
 +
 
 +
Wikipedians of all levels of experience are invited to participate in this climate change Edit-a-thon hosted by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, with support from Wikimedia DC. Topics will include model projections for global warming, carbon sequestration, adaptation and mitigation science, and extreme weather events.
 +
 
 +
During the event, participants will have the opportunity to hear from climate scientists. They will also learn more about the resources available at the National Academies.
 +
 
 +
This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required. Lunch will be provided both days.
 +
 
 +
Photo ID and laptops are required. Please bring your own. Wikimedia DC has two laptops to loan. Reserve one by emailing info@wikimediadc.org. Registration is required.
 +
 
 +
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Climate_at_the_National_Academies_Wikipedia_Edit-a-thon
 +
|rsvp-link-eventbrite=https://www.eventbrite.com/e/climate-at-the-national-academies-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-tickets-85840891417
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|month = February
 +
|day = 22
 +
|year = 2020
 +
|dow = Friday
 +
|title = Climate at the National Academies: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
 +
|time = Time: 10 AM – 3 PM
 +
|place = National Academy of Sciences
 +
|address = 2101 Constitution Avenue NW<br/>Washington, DC
 +
 
 +
|description = Join us to learn more about the latest in climate science and to help improve or create Wikipedia articles about climate change.
 +
 
 +
Wikipedians of all levels of experience are invited to participate in this climate change Edit-a-thon hosted by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, with support from Wikimedia DC. Topics will include model projections for global warming, carbon sequestration, adaptation and mitigation science, and extreme weather events.
 +
 
 +
During the event, participants will have the opportunity to hear from climate scientists. They will also learn more about the resources available at the National Academies.
 +
 
 +
This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required. Lunch will be provided both days.
 +
 
 +
Photo ID and laptops are required. Please bring your own. Wikimedia DC has two laptops to loan. Reserve one by emailing info@wikimediadc.org. Registration is required.
 +
 
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|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Climate_at_the_National_Academies_Wikipedia_Edit-a-thon
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|rsvp-link-eventbrite=https://www.eventbrite.com/e/climate-at-the-national-academies-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-tickets-85840891417
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|month = February
 +
|day = 29
 +
|year = 2020
 +
|dow = Saturday
 +
|title = Art + Feminism DC2020 Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon | New Media
 +
|time = Time: 10 AM – 4 PM
 +
|place = Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
 +
|address = 7th Street SW<br/>Washington, DC
 +
 
 +
|description = Join the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden and Smithsonian Libraries for the first ever Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon in honor of Women's History Month. Help us improve representation of female and female-identifying performance and new media artists on Wikipedia. Anyone and everyone interested in learning how to edit Wikipedia, regardless of experience, gender, or background, is welcome to attend. Please bring a laptop and charging cord.
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ARTLAB is located in the Hirshhorn’s Sculpture Garden across Jefferson Avenue.
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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/Smithsonian_Hirshhorn_Museum_and_Sculpture_Garden_and_Hirshhorn_Library_Presents:_Wikipedia_Edit-a-Thon:_Art%2BFeminism_DC2020
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|rsvp-link-eventbrite=https://www.eventbrite.com/e/art-feminism-dc2020-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-new-media-tickets-93303586539
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|month = March
 +
|day = 13
 +
|year = 2020
 +
|dow = Friday
 +
|title = Smithsonian American Art Museum and American Art Library Presents: Wikipedia-Edit-A Thon: Art and Feminism 2020
 +
|time = Time: 10 AM – 3 PM
 +
|place = MacMillan Education Center in the Smithsonian American Art Museum
 +
|address =  8th and G Streets NW, Washington, DC 20004
 +
 
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|description = Join us and take part in the annual international campaign to improve coverage of women, art, and feminism on Wikipedia. Beginners are welcome! Wikipedia training will be provided. Connect with the museum and the movement on Twitter: #atSAAM #ArtandFeminism #NowEditingAF
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Hosted at the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM), and organized by SAAM, American Art Library, and Wikimedia DC.
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This is a free event. Registration is required.  Email LinthicumR@si.edu to register.
 +
 
 +
Laptops are required. Please bring your own. Wikimedia DC has two laptops to loan. Reserve one by emailing info@wikimediadc.org.
 +
 
 +
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Smithsonian_American_Art_Museum_and_American_Art_Library_Presents:_Wikipedia-Edit-A_Thon:_Art_and_Feminism_2020
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|rsvp-link-eventbrite=
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|month = March
 +
|day = 14
 +
|year = 2020
 +
|dow = Saturday
 +
|title = National Museum of Women in the Arts: Art+Feminism Edit-a-thon 2020
 +
|time = Time: 10 AM – 3 PM
 +
|place = National Museum of Women in the Arts
 +
|address = 1250 New York Ave. NW<br/>Washington, DC
 +
 
 +
|description = Join the Betty Boyd Dettre Library and Research Center as it hosts its seventh Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon in honor of Women’s History Month and help improve representation of Latinx women artists in Wikipedia. No Wikipedia editing experience necessary. Training will be provided. All you need is a laptop, motivation to combat gender bias and a belief in equal access to quality information resources.
 +
 
 +
This is a free event. Registration is required. Attendees must register using the Wikimedia Labs Dashboard. '''Use the 'Learn More' link below to access the Dashboard.'''
 +
 
 +
Laptops are required. Please bring your own. Wikimedia DC has two laptops to loan. Reserve one by emailing info@wikimediadc.org.
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|info-link = https://outreachdashboard.wmflabs.org/courses/National_Museum_of_Women_in_the_Arts/DC_NMWA_ArtAndFeminism_2020_(March_14,_2020)?enroll=AF
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|rsvp-link-eventbrite=
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|month = March
 +
|day = 21
 +
|year = 2020
 +
|dow = Saturday
 +
|title = National Gallery of Art: Art+Feminism Edit-a-thon 2020
 +
|time = Time: 10:30 AM – 4 PM
 +
|place = National Gallery of Art
 +
|address = 4th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20565
 +
 
 +
|description = The National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., will participate in Art+Feminism 2020 with the goal of improving representation of women and female-identifying artists on Wikipedia as well as training more women to be editors. The focus of our efforts will be women sculptors.
  
|description = Join us in the Hispanic Reading Room at the Library of Congress on October 5 from 10:00AM-1:00PM to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon. During this event, we will improve and create Wikipedia articles related to Hispanic Heritage. This Wikipedia Edit-a-thon includes training for first time editors and lunch.
+
This is a free event. Registration is required. Attendees must register using the Wikimedia Labs Dashboard. '''Use the 'Learn More' link below to access the Dashboard.'''
  
 
Laptops are required. Please bring your own. Wikimedia DC has two laptops to loan. Reserve one by emailing info@wikimediadc.org.
 
Laptops are required. Please bring your own. Wikimedia DC has two laptops to loan. Reserve one by emailing info@wikimediadc.org.
  
|info-link = https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Celebrating_Hispanic_Heritage_Month:_A_Library_of_Congress_Wikipedia_Edit-a-thon
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|info-link =https://outreachdashboard.wmflabs.org/courses/NGA/Art_and_Feminism_2020?enroll=
|rsvp-link-eventbrite= https://www.eventbrite.com/e/celebrating-hispanic-heritage-month-a-library-of-congress-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-tickets-62268388426
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|rsvp-link-eventbrite=
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|month = March
 +
|day = 21
 +
|year = 2020
 +
|dow = Saturday
 +
|title = Women Photojournalists: an Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon
 +
|time = Time: 9 AM – 3 PM
 +
|place = Library of Congress
 +
|address = 10 First Street SE Washington, DC 20540
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|description = Library staff will collaborate with the public to expand and improve information in Wikipedia, the world’s most-used reference source. While we will initially focus on women whose work is represented in Library collections, this event is designed to improve articles about any women photojournalists. Anyone with an interest in learning to use Wikipedia, or in researching women in the arts, is encouraged to attend. Library of Congress staff are excited to share their expertise on Library collections that bring women photojournalists and their work to life.
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No experience with Wikipedia is necessary. Training will be provided by a DC area Wikipedian. (We also welcome active Wikipedia editors!)
 +
 
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The event is free, but we ask people to register to help us estimate attendance.
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This event is part of a larger cluster of DC-Area Art+Feminism Edit-a-thons, which are presented with support from Wikimedia DC.
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Additional Information:
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Laptop or other networked device required. Laptops are recommended.
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Lunch will be on your own.
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Please request ADA accommodations at least five business days in advance by contacting (202) 707-6362 or ada@loc.gov.
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Questions can be directed to rbru@loc.gov
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|info-link =https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Women_Photojournalists:_an_Art%2BFeminism_Wikipedia_Edit-a-Thon
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|rsvp-link-eventbrite=https://www.eventbrite.com/e/women-photojournalists-an-artfeminism-wikipedia-edit-a-thon-tickets-89330924199
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|month = March
 +
|day = 28
 +
|year = 2020
 +
|dow = Saturday
 +
|title = Women Fiber Artists Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
 +
|time = Time: 1pm – 5pm
 +
|place = The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum
 +
|address = 701 21st Street, NW Washington, DC 20540
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|description = Did you know that Wikipedia is an openly editable resource, meaning that anyone can improve the quality and accuracy of Wikipedia entries? Data has shown that less than 18% of biographies on English-language Wikipedia are about women. Help to change that by joining us on March 28 for the museum's Women Fiber Artists Wikipedia Edit-a-thon. Attendees will learn how to edit Wikipedia and work together to improve and create Wikipedia articles about women fiber artists.
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Training will be provided, and no prior knowledge of fiber artists or Wikipedia editing is required. Please bring your own laptop. Wikimedia DC has two laptops to loan. Reserve one by emailing info@wikimediadc.org.
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Prior to the edit-a-thon, attendees are invited to attend the Rug and Textile Appreciation Morning program, The Quilt Phenomenon followed by a tour of the museum. The program 10:30am and the tour at 12:00pm.
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Free. Registration required.
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|info-link =https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/DC/Wikipedia_Edit-a-thon:_Women_Fiber_Artists
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|rsvp-link-eventbrite=https://secure2.convio.net/gwu/site/Calendar?id=117212&view=Detail
 
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October 13

Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Ada Lovelace Day Edition


WHEN

Saturday, October 13, 2018
12 PM – 2 PM

WHERE

West End Neighborhood Library
2301 L Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20037

October 26

Digging into USDA Research History: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Friday, October 26, 2018
9 AM – 2 PM

WHERE

National Archives Innovation Hub
700 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20408

October 28

Meeting of the Board of Directors


WHEN

Sunday, October 28, 2018
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

WHERE

Cove
1666 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

November 10

Cleveland Park Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Saturday, November 10, 2018
11 AM – 2 PM

WHERE

Cleveland Park Library
3310 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20008

November 11

Historic Ivy Hill Cemetery Wikipedia Editing Workshop


WHEN

Sunday, November 11, 2018
2 PM – 5 PM

WHERE

Ivy Hill Cemetery (Alexandria, Virginia)
2823 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22302

December 2

Meeting of the Board of Directors


WHEN

Sunday, December 2, 2018
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

WHERE

Cove
1666 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

December 2

Annual Membership Meeting


WHEN

Sunday, December 2, 2018
3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

WHERE

Cove
1666 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

December 6

#FeminismToMe: Goethe-Institut Wiki-Workshop and Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Thursday, December 6, 2018
6 PM – 9PM

WHERE

Goethe-Institut Washington
Goethe-Institut Washington, 1990 K Street Northwest, #03 (Entrance on 20th St. lower level)

January 17

Wikipedia Forum: Public Domain Day 2019


WHEN

Saturday, January 17, 2019
6 PM – 8 PM

WHERE

American University Law School
near Tenleytown stop, DC Northwest, Washington, DC 20036

January 19

Enhancing the Narrative of DC Public Schools: A Wikipedia Editing Workshop


WHEN

Saturday, January 19, 2019
10 AM – 2 PM

WHERE

Charles Sumner School Museum and Archives
1201 17th Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20036

February 10

Baltimore Museum of Industry: Black History Month Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Sunday, February 10, 2019
12:30 PM – 3 PM

WHERE

Baltimore Museum of Industry
1415 Key Highway Baltimore, MD 21230

February 17

Smithsonian American Art Museum African American Artists Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Sunday, February 17, 2019
10 AM – 3 PM

WHERE

Smithsonian American Art Museum: MacMillan Education Center
8th and G Streets, Washington, DC 20004

February 23

Evans-Tibbs Archive of African American Art Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Saturday, February 23, 2019
10:30 AM – 4 PM

WHERE

National Gallery of Art
4th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20565

March 3

Baltimore Museum of Industry: Women's History Month Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Sunday, March 3, 2019
12:30 PM – 3 PM

WHERE

Baltimore Museum of Industry
1415 Key Highway Baltimore, MD 20005

March 9

Herstory of Deaf Women Wikipedia Editing Workshop


WHEN

Saturday, March 9, 2019
10 AM – 2 PM

WHERE

Gallaudet University
800 Florida Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002, SAC 1010

March 10

Smithsonian American Art Museum Art + Feminism Wikipedia-Edit-A-Thon


WHEN

Sunday, March 10, 2019
10:30 AM – 3 PM

WHERE

Smithsonian American Art Museum: MacMillan Education Center
8th and G Streets, Washington, DC 20004

March 13

Women in Natural History Wikipedia Editing Workshop


WHEN

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
10 AM – 2 PM

WHERE

Smithsonian Libraries National Museum of Natural History Library
1000 Constitution Ave NW, Washington, DC 20560

March 16

Celebrating Influential Hispanic Women: A Library of Congress Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Saturday, March 16, 2019
10 AM – 1 PM

WHERE

Library of Congress Hispanic Reading Room
101 Independence Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC 20540

March 23

National Museum of Women in the Arts: Art+Feminism Edit-a-thon 2019


WHEN

Saturday, March 23, 2019
10:30 AM – 2:30 PM

WHERE

National Museum of Women in the Arts
1250 New York Ave. NW Washington, DC

April 5

Votes for Women edit-a-thon with Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery


WHEN

Friday, April 5, 2019
1 PM – 4 PM

WHERE

The Victor Building: Smithsonian American Art and Portrait Gallery - Director's Conference Room, 4th Floor
750 9th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001

April 6

University of Maryland iSchool Diverse Young Adult Authors Wikipedia Editing Workshop


WHEN

Saturday, April 6, 2019
1:30 PM – 4:30 PM

WHERE

University of Maryland Hornbake Library
Hornbake Library North, Room 0302J, 4130 Campus Dr, College Park, MD

April 13

Recognizing Black Suffragists: A Wikipedia Editing Workshop


WHEN

Saturday, April 13, 2019
10 AM – 2 PM

WHERE

National Woman's Party at the Belmont-Paul Women's Equality National Monument
144 Constitution Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002

April 16

Ford's Theatre Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
5 PM – 8 PM

WHERE

Ford's Theatre (Check in at Ford’s Theatre Center for Education and Leadership)
514 10th Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20004

May 4

Meeting of the Board of Directors


WHEN

Saturday, May 4, 2019
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

WHERE

Cove
1666 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

May 8

National Archives Asian Pacific American History Month Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Wednesday, May 8, 2019
10 AM – 2 PM

WHERE

National Archives and Records Administration Innovation Hub
700 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20408

June 15

LGBTQ+ Edition 2019 Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon


WHEN

Saturday, June 15, 2019
Time: 10:30AM-3PM

WHERE

MacMillan Education Center in the Smithsonian American Art Museum
8th and G Streets NW, Washington, DC 20004

June 30

Meeting of the Board of Directors


WHEN

Sunday, June 30, 2019
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

WHERE

Cove
1666 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

July 12

All Work and No Pay Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Friday, July 12, 2019
1-4 PM

WHERE

Smithsonian National Museum of American History
14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

July 19

Improving FOIA Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Friday, July 19, 2019
3 PM – 5 PM

WHERE

Center for Public Integrity
Barr Building
910 17th St NW #700
Washington, DC

August 4

Asian American Literature Festival Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Sunday, August 4, 2019
11 PM – 3 PM

WHERE

Eaton Hotel
1201 K St NW
Washington, DC

September 7

Meeting of the Board of Directors


WHEN

Saturday, September 7, 2019
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

WHERE

Cove
1666 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

September 20

50 Years in Beltsville: A Wikipedia Edit-a-thon to Celebrate the National Agriculture Library


WHEN

Friday, September 20, 2019
Time: 10 AM – 3:30 PM

WHERE

National Agricultural Library
10301 Baltimore Ave, Beltsville, MD 20705

October 3

University of Maryland Disability Awareness Month Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Thursday, October 3, 2019
Time: 2 PM – 5 PM

WHERE

University of Maryland: Edward St. John Learning and Teaching Center (ESJ), Room 1309
4131 Campus Drive, College Park, MD

October 5

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month: A Library of Congress Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Saturday, October 5, 2019
Time: 10 AM – 1 PM

WHERE

Library of Congress Hispanic Reading Room
101 Independence Avenue SE
Washington, DC

October 8

Ada Lovelace Day Edit-a-thon at Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum


WHEN

Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Time: 10 AM – 3 PM

WHERE

National Air and Space Museum - Moving Beyond Earth Gallery
600 Independence Avenue Southwest, Washington, DC

October 18

Documenting Women Trowelblazers: A National Anthropological Archives Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon


WHEN

Friday, October 18, 2019
Time: 1:30 PM – 4 PM

WHERE

Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Center, National Museum of Natural History
Washington, DC

November 9

Special Meeting of the Board of Directors


WHEN

Saturday, November 9, 2019
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

WHERE

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Strata Center
32 Vassar Street, Cambridge, MA

November 15

Celebrating Influential Polish and Polish-American Women Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Friday, November 15, 2019
Time: 11 AM – 2 PM

WHERE

Embassy of the Republic of Poland
2640 16th Street NW, Washington, DC

November 16

Drawing from the Collection: A National Gallery of Art Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon Celebrating Works on Paper


WHEN

Saturday, November 16, 2019
Time: 10:30 AM – 4 PM

WHERE

National Gallery of Art Library - East Building
4th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC

December 2

Unsung Heroes of the Bureau of American Ethnology Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Monday, December 2, 2019
Time: 11 AM – 4:30 PM

WHERE

Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Center
10th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC

December 7

Meeting of the Board of Directors


WHEN

Saturday, December 7, 2019
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

WHERE

Cove
1666 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

December 7

Annual Membership Meeting


WHEN

Saturday, December 7, 2019
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

WHERE

Cove
1666 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

January 14

Women's Suffrage Centennial Wikipedia Editing Workshop


WHEN

Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Time: 6 PM – 9 PM

WHERE

Arlington Public Library, Shirlington Branch
4200 Campbell Ave
Arlington, VA

January 30

Public Domain Day at American University


WHEN

Tuesday, January 30, 2020
Time: 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM

WHERE

American University Washington College of Law, Grossman Hall
4300 Nebraska Ave., NW, Washington, D.C. 20016

February 8

American Folklife Center’s Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon: Biographical Entries on Women Folklorists, Ethnomusicologists, and Fieldworkers


WHEN

Saturday, February 8, 2020
Time: 11 AM – 3 PM

WHERE

American Folklife Center
101 Independence Avenue SE
Washington, DC

February 14

Virtual Event - From Field to Lab: Writing Wikipedia Histories of the USDA's Women


WHEN

Friday, February 14, 2020
Time: 11 AM – 3 PM

WHERE

National Agricultural Library
Via Webex

February 15

Enhancing the Narrative of DC Public Schools: A Wikipedia Editing Workshop


WHEN

Saturday, February 15, 2020
Time: 10 AM – 1 PM

WHERE

Charles Sumner School Museum and Archives
1201 17th Street NW
Washington, DC

February 21

Climate at the National Academies: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Friday, February 21, 2020
Time: 10 AM – 3 PM

WHERE

National Academy of Sciences
2101 Constitution Avenue NW
Washington, DC

February 22

Climate at the National Academies: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Friday, February 22, 2020
Time: 10 AM – 3 PM

WHERE

National Academy of Sciences
2101 Constitution Avenue NW
Washington, DC

February 29

Art + Feminism DC2020 Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon


WHEN

Saturday, February 29, 2020
Time: 10 AM – 4 PM

WHERE

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
7th Street SW
Washington, DC

March 13

Smithsonian American Art Museum and American Art Library Presents: Wikipedia-Edit-A Thon: Art and Feminism 2020


WHEN

Friday, March 13, 2020
Time: 10 AM – 3 PM

WHERE

MacMillan Education Center in the Smithsonian American Art Museum
8th and G Streets NW, Washington, DC 20004

March 14

National Museum of Women in the Arts: Art+Feminism Edit-a-thon 2020


WHEN

Saturday, March 14, 2020
Time: 10 AM – 3 PM

WHERE

National Museum of Women in the Arts
1250 New York Ave. NW
Washington, DC

March 21

National Gallery of Art: Art+Feminism Edit-a-thon 2020


WHEN

Saturday, March 21, 2020
Time: 10:30 AM – 4 PM

WHERE

National Gallery of Art
4th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20565

March 21

Women Photojournalists: an Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon


WHEN

Saturday, March 21, 2020
Time: 9 AM – 3 PM

WHERE

Library of Congress
10 First Street SE Washington, DC 20540

March 28

Women Fiber Artists Wikipedia Edit-a-thon


WHEN

Saturday, March 28, 2020
Time: 1pm – 5pm

WHERE

The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum
701 21st Street, NW Washington, DC 20540