Community Action Night w/ScrAPD, OGP, Influence Texas, & Ballot API!

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800 Guadalupe St

800 Guadalupe St · Austin, TX

How to find us

The old Faulk Library is closed to the public but is currently being used by the innovation office. Come through the front library entrance and we'll tell you where to go.

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Details

Join us for our third Community Action night of the year!

WHAT WE'LL DO
Come to Community Action Night if you’re interested in starting an open source project, finding a project, starting a working or learning group, or to learn more about open gov, open data, and civic technology in Austin.

PROJECTS/WORKING GROUPS AT THIS MEETUP
The City of Austin's Open Government Partnership
https://github.com/open-austin/project-ideas/issues/141

ScrAPD | #p-scrapd
https://github.com/open-austin/project-ideas/issues/139

InfluenceTX | #p-influence-tx
https://github.com/open-austin/project-ideas/issues/108

Ballot API | #p-ballotapi
https://github.com/open-austin/project-ideas/issues/140

👉🏼Please read our full event description so you know what to expect.

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EVENT AGENDA

6:30pm 🍕🍕Doors Open & Pizza Served

6:45pm 👋🏼👋🏼 Intros
We'll go around and introduce yourself to the group.

6:55pm 📢📢 Announcements
We give updates on Open Austin and call out upcoming events and opportunities. Community announcements welcome too.

7:00pm 📝 📚 Working Group Roll Call
During this time people with active project or learning groups will share their status and needs.

7:10pm 👩🏽‍💻👨🏻‍🏫 Breakout!

8:45pm 🔖✨👋🏼 Share Out, Tidy Up, & Leave
Take notes of the work done, clean up your area, and say goodbye to friends.

9:00 Close up

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ABOUT COMMUNITY ACTION NIGHT
Community Action Night is a study hall environment to get work done with a supportive and connected community. We begin every meeting with announcements, introductions, and then the group breaks out into project or learning groups.

We encourage developers, designers, writers, data analyst, policy wonks, government workers, and citizens of all skill levels to join us.

For more information, visit our website: http://www.open-austin.org (http://www.open-austin.org/)

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💻 WHAT TO BRING
Please bring a laptop and whatever you need to feel comfortable working on a project. We also recommend a bottle for water.

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🗣 HAVE A PROJECT/ LEARNING GROUP TO PITCH?
If you have a project idea please submit it to our project ideas repo:
https://github.com/open-austin/project-ideas/issues .

If you would like your project to be featured at the upcoming event you can email us at [masked] or say hello to Matt Carey and James Mensch in Slack in #oa-iced-coffee.

• Project Groups: Groups of people working to complete a project.
• Learning & Discussion Groups: Groups formed around a subject or activity.

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👋🏼 SAY HELLO
Join our Slack
https://slack.open-austin.org/

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👂🏻👂🏼👂🏽👂🏿GIVE EVENT FEEDBACK
https://goo.gl/forms/9vJdNVED0TRSrfZQ2

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💫 READ OUR CODE OF CONDUCT
https://www.open-austin.org/about/#code-of-conduct