I wanted to mention this tonight at the meetup, but due to high odds that I will forget, I will post it here too. There is a new IRC channel for people who would like to contribute to WordPress but are not sure where to begin. The channel is #wordpress-contribute on irc.freenode.net.
1 · January 22
Drew Poland changed the date and time from Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 7:00 PM to Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 7:00 PM