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Python Project Night

Come work on Python projects, get programming help, help others, and hang out.

Bring your own project or work on one of the suggested projects below. Everyone is welcome, all skill levels are encouraged.

Friendly people will be here to help beginning Python programmers with language basics and practice.

Audience: Everyone! All Python experience levels are welcome, and everything is self-paced.

When: 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Where: Braintree
Food: Pizza will be provided by Braintree

Things to bring: a wireless-enabled laptop and power cord.

Need some project ideas? How about:

Learning Python

• The official Python tutorial http://docs.python.org/2/tutorial/introduction.html

• How to Think Like a Computer Scientist: Learning with Python http://openbookproject.net/thinkcs/python/english2e/

• An introduction to Python through writing games http://inventwithpython.com/chapters/

• Learn Python the Hard Way http://learnpythonthehardway.org/

Projects

• If you contribute to an open source project that uses Python and want to help new contributors, let us know in a comment!

• Oppia:  enables non-technical users to create interactive online educational activities (called 'explorations') that give immediate and personalized feedback to learners. https://code.google.com/p/oppia/

• MediaGoblin, a decentralized media hosting platform, http://mediagoblin.org/

• Graphite, awesome monitoring. https://graphite.readthedocs.org/en/latest/overview.html

•  OpenHatch, open source's welcoming committee http://openhatch.org/

• Help convert a package to python 3 http://python3wos.appspot.com/

• Want to learn a Python web framework? Check out the Django tutorial. https://docs.djangoproject.com/en/dev/intro/tutorial01/



Questions?

If you are interested in working on a specific topic, please leave a comment to let us know. Maybe we can find someone in advance who knows the topic!

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  • Chris

    Hi guys, great setup! If anyone knows how to use Selenium w/Python webdriver or has knowledge/experience with QA practices around front end testing, would be great to chat. Thanks!

    July 24, 2014

    • Brian H.

      I know how to that. I'll come to the next one.

      July 26, 2014

    • Chris

      ok great! I just signed up for the one on wednesday, july 30th.

      July 29, 2014

  • Russell W.

    I just couldn't make it, sorry.

    July 25, 2014

  • Tim S.

    Gretchen and I aren't going to make it after all. Have fun!

    July 24, 2014

  • Jimmy C.

    been using python for a year

    July 23, 2014

  • Jimmy C.

    been using python for a year

    July 15, 2014

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