align-toparrow-leftarrow-rightbackbellblockcalendarcamerachatcheckchevron-downchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-small-downchevron-small-leftchevron-small-rightchevron-small-upchevron-upcircle-with-crosscrosseditfacebookglobegoogleimagesinstagramlocation-pinmagnifying-glassmailmoremuplabelShape 3 + Rectangle 1outlookpersonplusImported LayersImported LayersImported Layersshieldstartwitteryahoo

OSM Birthday Celebration

OpenStreetMap is 8 years old! Let's get together at Mercer Slough Nature Park on the eastside (there's lots of places to meet within the park, if you have  a specific suggestion, please say so!)

We can map the parks features, enjoy a picnic potluck (any interest?) and talk about OSM and the upcoming US State of the Map conference coming up in Portland (road trip!).

I plan to bring OSM cupcakes, GPS units and OSM Swag thanks to the OSM -US chapter.

1pm is great for me, unless it's going to be 95 and we ought to avoid the hottest part of the day. In that case, shall we move the time earlier? 10am?

I just read that OSM is celebrating it's 8th birthday. Seems like a good reason to get together. Check out the wiki page, s://

Join or login to comment.

  • Hurricane C.

    What a great time! We tailed gated like champs! Thanks to everyone who brought food, it was a great mix.

    August 19, 2012

  • Clifford S.

    Tailgated and mapped. The brownies were delicious. We plan to get together in a couple of weeks for a howto use Potlatch and JOSM.

    August 18, 2012

  • Chase S

    Fun tailgate picnic, then went for a short easy walk on the trails to see how it's done. A great way to spend a sunny afternoon, and a very friendly group, especially to a newbie like me. Thanks and Happy bday OSM!

    August 18, 2012

  • Hurricane C.

    Looks like a beautiful day! See you all in a few :) Mac is really excited!

    August 18, 2012

  • Alex

    I'll bring brownies to the event! May be a few minutes late.

    August 18, 2012

  • Hurricane C.

    I updated the meeting location. Same place just more specific. I'm bringing watermelon, GPS units and OSM swag. see you tomorrow :)

    August 17, 2012

  • August 17, 2012

  • Clifford S.

    Looks the weather is going to cooperate for our mapping/birthday party. High in Bellevue is project at 84F. I don't know what to bring. But I still have time!

    Let's meet in the Southeast corner of the Bellevue Way Park and Ride.

    August 17, 2012

    • Hurricane C.

      OK! Sounds good :) I'm going to bring watermelon in lieu of cupcakes, unless anyone is really just coming for the cake ;-P it's too hot for icing! See you tomorrow!

      August 17, 2012

  • Chase S

    Sounds fun! Will bring something, and will check back for the time and actual meet location!

    August 16, 2012

  • Clifford S.

    I have no problem moving the time to 10am if its too hot.

    August 15, 2012

  • August 14, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Sadly I won't be able to make it :-(

    August 13, 2012

  • Hurricane C.

    Clifford, I'll brainstorm a place to meet. I'm thinking a park, if it's nice out!

    August 12, 2012

  • Clifford Snow changed the date and time to Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 1:00 PM

    August 10, 2012

6 went

Our Sponsors

  • Telenav

    Funding account.

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy