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About PyMNtos

PyMNtos (pronounced pie-min-tose) is a Twin Cities group of Python enthusiasts. Some of us use Python every day in our work. Some of us are just hobbyists. Others are just learning. Whoever you are and whatever your skill level is, we would love for you to join us. There is no membership fee or any other barrier to entry.

Volunteering

Volunteer Form (https://goo.gl/forms/n5cDgURoZxn4IUgG3)

Slack

Sign up and join our PyMNtos Slack group (https://pymntos-slackin.herokuapp.com/).

Presentation Nights

Our general python presentation nights focus on a variety of topics from web dev to scientific to hardware to in-depth Python feature discussion. We meet at 7:00 PM on the second Thursday of the month alternating various venues throughout Minneapolis (BuzzFeed, Nerdery, and Agosto).

Donations

Donate to PyMNtos via the Python Software Foundation (https://psfmember.org/civicrm/contribute/transact?reset=1&id=10) - $5 minimum

Donations are done via the Python Software Foundation which is 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent allowable by law.

Code of Conduct

We follow the Python Software Foundation Code of Conduct ( https://www.python.org/psf/conduct/ )

Upcoming events (4)

Hack Night @ Downtown Minneapolis (PHN #1)

Dunn Brothers Coffee

• Meeting Hosts - Alan Swenson, Sean McGinnis, & Maggie Mahan Join us on to hack on Python projects or open-source packages. Do you need help getting started in Python? These hack nights are opportunities for you to ask experienced Pythonistas for guidance. Do you have a project you are working on and need to find the time? Spend a few hours with other Pythonistas, bringing your idea into existence. Not sure where to start? Join fellow Pythonistas and collaborate on projects, learn something new, and/or share your experience. Everyone is welcome, regardless of experience. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Volunteers to speak, host, and greet needed for future monthly meetups. Sign up here: http://tinyurl.com/pymntosvolunteer Donate to PyMNtos via the Python Software Foundation (https://psfmember.org/civicrm/contribute/transact?reset=1&id=10) - $5 minimum Donations are made via the Python Software Foundation, which is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent allowable by law.

Hack Night @ Arden Hills (PHN #2)

Caribou Coffee

• Meeting Hosts - Rachel B & Garison Spaeth Join us on to hack on Python projects or open-source packages. Do you need help getting started in Python? These hack nights are opportunities for you to ask experienced Pythonistas for guidance. Do you have a project you are working on and need to find the time? Spend a few hours with other Pythonistas, bringing your idea into existence. Not sure where to start? Join fellow Pythonistas and collaborate on projects, learn something new, and/or share your experience. Everyone is welcome, regardless of experience. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Volunteers to speak, host, and greet needed for future monthly meetups. Sign up here: http://tinyurl.com/pymntosvolunteer Donate to PyMNtos via the Python Software Foundation (https://psfmember.org/civicrm/contribute/transact?reset=1&id=10) - $5 minimum Donations are made via the Python Software Foundation, which is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent allowable by law.

Presentation Night @ Agosto (PPN #81)

Agosto

Volunteers to speak, host, and greet needed for future meetups. Sign up here: Volunteer Form (http://tinyurl.com/pymntosvolunteer) • Meeting Host - Peter Farrell • Greeter - Connor Luetke Agenda 6:45p - 7:00p - Doors open 7:00p - Food generously provided by Agosto. General merriment. 7:30p - Presentations Presentation night, talks by our dedicated and enthusiastic members. Talks should be from 5-20 minutes long and be Python-related. Please volunteer using the form above. • Mohamed Yahya: Using python for purchasing a house • Danika Hannon: Analyzing Tweets with NLP • Sean McGinnis: Go for Pythonistas • You: Submit a topic using the volunteer form 9:00p - Wrap up and Disperse Donate Donate to PyMNtos via the Python Software Foundation (https://psfmember.org/civicrm/contribute/transact?reset=1&id=10) - $5 minimum Donations are done via the Python Software Foundation which is 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent allowable by law. Parking If you are driving, there is the guest parking lot on the north side of the building at 5th St and 5th Ave. If you choose to park here, you must sign in with the security guard at the main entrance on the north side of the building to avoid being towed. There is also ample street parking around the building. Light Rail The Target Field Station & Platform 1 is located right across the street from the Ford Center building in which Agosto is located. Both the Blue and Green trains service this station. Location Notes You need to enter the building on the north side (opposite of the rail tracks). Follow the signs to the elevators and take it to the 4th floor. The doors on the south side of the building will be locked by the time our meetup starts. Also, a friendly reminder that the doors do not open until 6:45p. Below is a view of the main entrance on the north side of the building. Target Field is in the background on the right.

Presentation Night @ The Nerdery (PPN #82)

The Nerdery Foundation

Our meetings only happen because of our fabulous community volunteers! Volunteer to speak, host, or greet at this or future meetups. Sign up here: http://tinyurl.com/pymntosvolunteer • Meeting Host: E1i Smith • Greeter: you? Agenda • 6:45p - 7:00p - Doors open • 7:00p - Food & General Merriment. Pizza generously provided by The Nerdery. • 7:30p - Talks • Michael Heuer - Big Data Genomic Project Seeks Python Packaging Help • Presenters - TBD • You? Volunteer using the links above. 9:00p - Wrap up and Disperse Donate to PyMNtos via the Python Software Foundation (https://psfmember.org/civicrm/contribute/transact?reset=1&id=10) - $5 minimum Donations are done via the Python Software Foundation which is 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent allowable by law. PyMNtos receives 100% of all donations as the PSF covers all transaction fees associated with making an online donation. Parking: free parking lot

Past events (128)

Presentation Night @ BuzzFeed (PPN #80)

BuzzFeed

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