Code for Chapel Hill

Triangle Code for America
Triangle Code for America
Public group

Every 2 weeks on Tuesday until December 15, 2020

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Details

** What we'll do: **
Looking for a meaningful volunteer opportunity? Help us improve the lives of residents of Chapel Hill and neighboring communities. Join us for our next Code for Chapel Hill Brigade meeting at Chapel Hill Town Hall in Room 344!

This meeting is great for first-time attendees. We will discuss our organizational mission, how you can get involved, and update you on our current project.

We currently have two main projects (see What to Know for more), but new project ideas are always welcome!

Storytellers, Marketers, Programers, Engineers, designers, web developers, IT Professionals, those curious about data, and lovers of Chapel Hill are all welcome! Even if you are not a tech type, there are plenty of opportunities to use your skills.

** What to Know **
• This brigade meets twice a month at Town of Chapel Hill's Town Hall Room 344. The address is 405 M.L.K. Jr Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514.
• See the Code for Chapel Hill website (codeforchapelhill.com) for general information on projects.
• See project Github pages for current issues and project goals.
• Jump on the Slack page to see discussions on each project. Searching "-ch" will result in the channels related to the Code for Chapel Hill brigade.

** What to bring **
• A computer and some creative energy!
• Project ideas! Review the ChapelHillOpenData.org site to review available datasets. Each meeting includes a pitch window for possible future projects. Your ideas could be our next project!

** Sample Project Night Schedule **
- 6:00 - 6:10: Mix and mingle
- 6:10 - 6:20:
--- CfA and CfCH Overviews
--- Current Projects Summaries
--- On-boarding Review
- 6:20 - 7:40: Project Time / Hack Session
- 7:40 - 7:50: New Project Pitches for upcoming meetings
- 7:50 - 8:00: Progress Recaps and Action Items

** Sample Presentation Night Schedule **
- 6:00 - 6:10: Mix and mingle
- 6:10 - 6:20:
--- CfA and CfCH Overviews
--- Current Projects Summaries
--- On-boarding Review
- 6:20 - 7:20: Presentations and Q&A
- 7:30 - 7:50: Project Updates in teams
- 7:50 - 8:00: Progress Recaps and Action Items