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Alert: Mistake in meetup title - Hey all, You should've just received an email notification about this month's event.  Unfortunately I made a mistake with the title (you know, kind of an important detail).  Instead of "Write Better Tests with Mock", the subject is actually " Mike B. Aug 10, 2017 9:27 PM
3rd Annual DjangoGirls DC Workshop - Are you a woman who wants to get into coding but don't know where to start? Or do you know someone who's interested in learning about web development? We're hosting an all-day FREE Mike B. Aug 4, 2017 11:10 PM
Re: [django-district] High Scalability architecture with Django in cost effective fashion - Thanks Chaim. Sent from my iPhone On Apr 5, 2017, at 12:31 PM, Chaim Kirby < Mihir Apr 5, 2017 3:36 PM
Re: [django-district] High Scalability architecture with Django in cost effective fashion - The number one reference for this type of question was written by a company well regarded in the django community: https://highperformancedjango.­com/ Chaim K. Apr 5, 2017 3:30 PM
High Scalability architecture with Django in cost effective fashion - Hi All,       I am wondering if there are any books, articles or any other resources from where I can learn about how to create a highly scalable architecture using Django. We are talking about distri Mihir Apr 5, 2017 3:11 PM
Re: [django-district] Entry in Database without a form - Just noticed that you posted this same question to a few django meetups - one in los Angeles and one in DC. You might try posting to  Nathan D. Mar 29, 2017 6:16 PM
Entry in Database without a form - Hi All,      I am running in a situation where I want to simulate a form behaviour when a button is clicked on a different page. For example by default a url '/add_user/' has a form where he provides Mihir Mar 29, 2017 5:59 PM
Compete and Win at 2nd Annual Code Challenge - Join other developers on Saturday, March 11th for a unique, single-day coding challenge where you will go head-to-head against some of the area’s top developers! This year’s winner will be decided from a double-elimination style Mike B. Feb 24, 2017 2:32 PM
Vidoe recording for meetup - HI All,      I was a member of django district and enjoyed many activities while I was in DC. I have moved out of DC but I really want to stay tuned with your activities. It is my request that if you can make eve Mihir Feb 9, 2017 8:22 PM
[JOB]Full-Stack Developer (Django/Python/Java) Opportunities at Various Levels Available in DC - Amy M Feb 7, 2017 10:01 AM
Stack Overflow Question - In Django how to get this kind of selection box for my app? http://stackoverflow.com/q/413­81474/4495366?sem=2 -- "Ho Mihir Dec 29, 2016 9:19 AM
A form question - Good morning all,      am not able to figure out how to combine a django form and statically generated radio button choices to embed them inside the form if you have some insight about it can you please share with me?? As of n Mihir Dec 23, 2016 9:59 AM
Looking for a tutor/professional help - HI Guys,     I am working on a learning project and have got alsmost 60% of a web application done. Even basic integration with Bootstrap template is also done. I don't know much about CSS and JS which bo Mihir Dec 5, 2016 2:30 PM
Django Version Upgrade Issues and Best Menu app - Hi all,     I have two questions. Let me ask a smaller question first. I want to add a menu item to my website so I looked at a few free apps from djangopackages.org under naviga Mihir Nov 30, 2016 9:36 AM
Re: [django-district] Django admin - Franz Nov 8, 2016 3:24 PM
Re: [django-district] Django admin - Thanks All for your answers. I Mihir Nov 8, 2016 10:36 AM
Re: [django-district] Django admin - Hello Mihir, Unless your website is intended to be completely wide-open in terms of what every/any user could do to any/all content, I strongly recommend against using django-admin as a proxy for developing your own UI an David H. Nov 8, 2016 9:45 AM
Re: [django-district] Django admin - Mihir, maybe take a look at  github.com/django-admin-tools/­django-admin-tools - it helps make customizable menus and theming a more streamlined process once it's set Fletcher Nov 8, 2016 9:13 AM
Re: [django-district] Django admin - Hi Mihir, The spot where it says "django administration" can be modified. You override the "branding" block in your template. See  http://stackov Dan M. Nov 8, 2016 8:32 AM
Django admin - Hello all,      I am building a website with django. I love the admin functionality. On top I have installed a few apps which are very easy to use in admin panel. I want to open up admin view to some users but on Mihir Nov 7, 2016 11:11 PM
[JOBS] Got short term django gigs? - Hi Django-district We have some people on our team who could take on short term Django gigs (around 4-8weeks) from time to time.  Do you know who'd be interested? Cheers, Azari Azarias R Oct 17, 2016 5:20 AM
Re: [django-district] Looking for Python Django developers - Anurag and everyone posting jobs.  Can you preface t Jackie K. Oct 15, 2016 10:44 AM
Re: [django-district] Djanog Channels & AngularJS - I have experience with Django Channels. Are you using it for web sockets? Also, the stack I work with is Django and Angular front end. Are you in DC? On Fri, Oct 14, 2016 at 6:00 PM Hassan Shaukat < Jason P. Oct 14, 2016 7:31 PM
Looking for Python Django developers - 96 Anurag J. Oct 14, 2016 7:16 PM
Djanog Channels & AngularJS - Hey everyone! Wanted to reach out to the group to see if there were any great Django developers i Hassan S. Oct 14, 2016 5:50 PM
Career Opportunity for Python/Django Developers - Direct hire - Baltimore, MD - Senior Python/Django Developer Baltimore, MD PJ C. Oct 5, 2016 2:27 PM
Django Channels + Angular?! - Hey fellow Django'ers! Wanted to reach out to the group to see if there were any great Django developers in the DC area who have had a lot of experience with Django Channels.  I have been using Django for a while now Hassan S. Oct 4, 2016 2:35 PM
Senior Python/Django Developer Baltimore, MD Direct Hire Opportunity! - Senior Python/Django Develop PJ C. Sep 19, 2016 12:30 PM
Re: [django-district] Seeking help with code review - Hi Brittain, Andy N. Sep 8, 2016 8:15 AM
Re: [django-district] Seeking help with code review - I'd be more than happy to review the code. However I am learning Django myself but I have almost 15 years of software engineering experience with embedded systems so I am sure I'll be able to add some value. Send a link to ur code [address removed]. Mihir Sep 7, 2016 9:41 PM
Re: [django-district] Seeking help with code review - Brittain, do you have a Github account with your project? I will add comments there if you do. - Jason On Wed, Sep 7, 2016 at 3:18 PM Jackie Kazil < djang Jason P. Sep 7, 2016 9:28 PM
Re: [django-district] Seeking help with code review - FWIW -- I think this is a lovely use of the discussion board... I would love to see more of this! On Wed, Sep 7, 2016 at 8:56 PM, Brittain Brantley < Jackie K. Sep 7, 2016 9:17 PM
Seeking help with code review - Hi All, Hope this is an appropriate use of the discussion board. I am finalizing a landing page and want to deploy to heroku to go live. I have pushed a couple of apps before but mostly for trial and error. This is the first site I am looking to point Brittain B. Sep 7, 2016 12:38 PM
Re: [django-district] Question about django and bootstrap integration - I can suggest editing your stackoverflow query explaining exactly what you have tried and where you are stuck. Marjorie R. Sep 5, 2016 1:00 PM
Question about django and bootstrap integration - Hi all,      I am trying to integrate bootstrap with my django app. I am stuck in integrating menu. I have created a stackoverflow question here. If anyone can answer that would be great. Mihir Sep 5, 2016 12:19 PM
Django Girls Workshop - Last Chance to Sign Up - Hi all, I don't like to spam the entire mailing list unless I have a good reason, and I think this is a good reason: Django District is co-hosting the 2nd annual Django Girls Workshop on Saturday, August 27.  It's an all-day FR Mike B. Aug 3, 2016 6:09 PM
Django question - Hello All,       I have developed a django based application which interact with end user using Views and then does its work on underlaying operating system (Linux). The purpose of this system is to give a Mihir Jun 20, 2016 10:47 AM
Re: [django-district] Meet your new organizer: Mike Brown - YAY! Mike, thank you for taking over!!! And Chad, thank you for your co-organizing!!!! -Jackie On Thu, Jun 9, 2016 at 4:17 PM, Andrew T. Baker Jackie K. Jun 9, 2016 4:28 PM
Meet your new organizer: Mike Brown - Hi DC Web Python Persons, We've got big news this month: Mike Brown is taking over as lead organizer for Django-district . Please consult this FAQ for more details: Who Andrew T. B. Jun 9, 2016 4:16 PM
Developers for NextGen Tech - Hello friends, Dhaval Jun 8, 2016 8:05 PM
Tuesday: Jinja2 Under The Hood (food sponsor needed) - Hi DC web Python folks! I'm excited to hear from Rami next week about what makes Jinja2 tick. The event starts at TrackMaven at 6:30pm: Andrew T. B. May 6, 2016 2:47 PM
Tomorrow: Testing-as-a-Service with Paul Miles *and* Office Hours with DC Python - Hey DC web python peoples, Just a reminder that our April talk is tomorrow. Paul Miles will lay some wisdom on us about testing big legacy web apps: Andrew T. B. Apr 18, 2016 3:13 PM
Reminder: DjangoCon US CFP closes Monday, 4/18 - Hi DC Web Python Persons, I mentioned at our last meetup that DjangoCon US is happening close to home this year. It's in Philadelphia from July 17-22. The Andrew T. B. Apr 5, 2016 7:00 PM
Django + React tomorrow: Please update your RSVPs - Hi DC Python web persons, We have a waitlist for tomorrow's talk on Django REST Framework + React. If you no longer plan to attend, please Andrew T. B. Mar 28, 2016 1:13 PM
Next Tuesday: Django + React (Food sponsor needed) - Hey DC Python web peoples, What do Django-district and the cherry blossoms have in common? We're both peaking this spring! We have not one, but two talks on t Andrew T. B. Mar 23, 2016 5:32 PM
Roll up to the March Python Dojo! - Fellow Python enthusiasts! Join us for the first Python Dojo of the spring -- hopefully still celebrating the warm weather! Practice your coding skills in a fun, laid-back environment and get to know your fellow Python programmers! The normal schedule Rami Mar 8, 2016 6:23 PM
Roll on up to the February Python Dojo! - Fellow Python enthusiasts! Join us for the second Python Dojo of the new year! Practice your coding skills in a fun, laid-back environment and get to know your fellow Python programmers! The normal schedule is as follows: 6:30 - 7:30 -- Arrive, eat pi Rami Feb 18, 2016 6:42 PM
Call for speakers + Wagtail and Project Night - Hi folks! Feeling the winter blues? Shake them off with us at next Tuesday's Project Night and after that at our Andrew T. B. Feb 9, 2016 10:46 PM
Static site generators is now next Tuesday, 2/2 - Hi folks, As you might expect, we rescheduled January's meetup on static site generators. It's now next Tuesday, February 2nd . Andrew T. B. Jan 25, 2016 2:13 PM
Python Dojo! January 28th! - Fellow Python enthusiasts! Join us for the first Python Dojo of the new year! Practice your coding skills in a fun, laid-back environment and get to know your fellow Python programmers! The normal schedule is as follows: 6:30 - 7:30 Arrive, eat pi Rami Jan 19, 2016 2:29 PM
$750 RESTful API Coding Challenge next Satuday - Mike B. Jan 19, 2016 9:10 AM
What should we talk about in 2016? - Hi DC Web Python Persons, Chad, Mike, and I want to make our talks this year extra-relevant to your interests. Please take this quick survey to let us know what you'd like to hear about: Andrew T. B. Jan 6, 2016 1:41 PM
Looking for senior python developers - Hey all, For those of you that don't know me, I'm one of the Django District organizers, and I'm also the Python Lead at one of our sponsors, Excella Consulting. If anyone is looking t Mike B. Jan 3, 2016 9:06 PM
Call for Speakers + THANK YOU - Hi DC Web Python Peoples, Can you believe 2015 is almost over? I had a lot of fun this year talking about Python on the web with you all. We came together for some great events this year ( Andrew T. B. Dec 23, 2015 3:30 PM
Project Night is now next Tuesday - Hi Django-districters, We had to move the date for next week's Project Night because of venue availability - it's now next Tuesday instead of next Wednesday: Andrew T. B. Dec 10, 2015 1:34 PM
December Python Dojo -- coming up - Roll up one and all for the next merry Python dojo -- coming up before too long on the 15th of December! Practice your coding skills in a fun, laid-back environment and get to know your fellow Python programmers! The normal schedule is as follows: Rami Dec 3, 2015 7:10 PM
Baltimore County Django Meetup: Flask vs. Django (and request for Django image, etc.) - Tomorrow we're holding last month's canceled event in Hunt Valley (Baltimore County), comparing Flask to Django.  Technical.ly did a story about us: Marjorie R. Nov 30, 2015 7:28 PM
Volunteer for Saturday PythonLab? - Hey folks, I usually lead the PythonLab meetup on Saturdays from 2 to 4 at the DC public library -- a gentle but practical intro-level meetup focused on getting something useful out of Python (http://www.meetup.com/DCPytho­n/events/225514344/). Unfor Rami Nov 19, 2015 5:28 PM
November Python Dojo! - Hey everyone, Roll up everyone for the next Python dojo -- coming up soon on the 17th of November (earlier than usual, because Thanksgiving)! Practice your coding skills in a fun, laid-back environment and get to know your fellow Python programmers! Rami Nov 6, 2015 12:35 PM
Re: [django-district] We've started a Meetup in Baltimore; tonight's topic: Flask vs. Django - Woooo more mid-Atlantic Python web user groups! :D Thanks for sharing Marjorie! On Tue, Nov 3, 2015 at 9:52 AM Manca < manca1@gmail.c Andrew T. B. Nov 3, 2015 2:23 PM
Re: [django-district] We've started a Meetup in Baltimore; tonight's topic: Flask vs. Django - Ahh, it's far from my house. We should have the same topic in DC or even better in Arlington sometime. Enjoy! On Tue, Nov 3, 20 Manca Nov 3, 2015 9:51 AM
We've started a Meetup in Baltimore; tonight's topic: Flask vs. Django - I can use support in getting the word out about the new Django Meetup in Baltimore, and about tonight's terrific talk. Tonight's talk is at my brother's System Source computer museum, just off 83 in Baltimore Marjorie R. Nov 3, 2015 9:41 AM
Django Assistance Request - Django District, etc., I attended the meetup earlier this week and afterward it was suggested I should/could email the entire group with my question and request for help. I recently founded Zinthu ( Chris B. Oct 30, 2015 3:08 PM
Change for tonight's meetup: now "Lightning Talks" - Hi DC Python Web Peoples, Unfortunately, our speaker for tonight's "How Secure is your Django?" talk fell ill - we're going to reschedule that talk for November or December. Th Andrew T. B. Oct 27, 2015 1:41 PM
Polyglot Coding Competition - Hey guys, Excella Consulting is organizing an exciting and competitive polyglot Coding Challenge on  November 7th . This is the perfect opportunity to show off your coding chops, solve some interesting problems, and dep Mike B. Oct 24, 2015 3:46 PM
Contract Technical Developer role - Hi all, I'm new to this Meetup group - usually I'm based in Europe and so don't sp Alex Oct 16, 2015 11:07 AM
Python Dojo -- October edition! - Hey everyone, It's time for the next edition of the Python code dojo -- in just under two weeks' time, on the 28th of October! A dojo is a chance for people to come together and work on a programming challenge in small groups. We've had fun solving Rami Oct 15, 2015 9:05 AM
Calling All Flask Gurus - need help launching clean energy marketing platform - Hey there DC Python Web Development Community -  A few friends and I have been wo John M. Oct 14, 2015 5:29 PM
Python Dojo Reminder (also: sponsors wanted!) - Hey folks, The next Python Dojo is just around the corner, next Tuesday (the 15th) and there are still a few slots available -- sign up at https://ti.to/dc-python-dojo/s­eptember-2015/ ! We're looking for sponsors to help cover the cost of some piz Rami Sep 9, 2015 10:22 AM
Call for speakers - Hey Django -District-ers, We'd like to schedule a meetup for September but we don't yet have a speaker... What makes Django District possible? YOU DO! If you have a topic you'd like to present Mike B. Sep 4, 2015 1:13 PM
Python Dojo! September 15th! - Hey everyone, We're having another Python code dojo in a couple of weeks, on the 15th of September -- and you're all invited! A dojo is a chance for people to together and work on a programming challenge in small groups -- last month we dove into th Rami Sep 3, 2015 5:51 PM
Re: [django-district] Next Python Code Dojo! August 25th - Thanks for the question Nathan! We've still got 6 slots open, so anyone who isn't signed up should head over to https://ti.to/dc-python-dojo/a­ugust-2015 and register ASAP! (We're also still after food and beverage sponsors, so if you or your organiz Rami Aug 18, 2015 2:33 PM
Re: [django-district] Next Python Code Dojo! August 25th - Hi Rami, Wondering what the count is on this event so far? -Nathan -------------- Nathan James Danielsen http://www.linkedin.com/in/nat­handanielsen Return Peace Corps Volunteer Senegal [masked] "Who is more to be pitied, a writer bou Nathan D. Aug 18, 2015 2:16 PM
Fwd: [pyladies] Django Under The Hood Scholarship Program -- Free tickets & travel aid! - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Ola Sitarska < [address removed] > Date: Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 8 Jackie K. Aug 14, 2015 11:58 AM
Django Development position - Hi all, As I mentioned to some of you during the last Django District meetup (birthday party!), Caktus has a couple positions currently open for a Django contractor. One happens to be for a position in our Baltimore office (currentl Tobias M. Aug 5, 2015 3:19 PM
Next Python Code Dojo! August 25th - Hey folks, (Apologies if anyone got this twice! Trying to send it out on multiple mailing lists). Just a quick note to announce the upcoming Python Dojo, in 3 weeks' time, on the 25th of August! A dojo is a chance for coders to get together and w Rami Aug 5, 2015 11:34 AM
Call for speakers and Django Girls coaches - Hi DC Web Python peoples, Thanks to everyone who came out to our Django birthday party last week - it was a great time! A few of you asked to see the code I wrote t Andrew T. B. Aug 3, 2015 2:34 PM
Django birthday party tomorrow - Hi DC web Python peoples - Our small celebration for Django's 10th birthday is tomorrow night! What can you expect, you ask? Sweet raffle prizes like this Andrew T. B. Jul 27, 2015 11:22 AM
Django Girls workshop on 8/15 - students and volunteers needed! - Hi DC Python web peoples! First, have you RSVP'd for our Django Birthday Party on Tuesday? Some great sponsors have stepped up to add some new raffle prizes - it's going to be a lot of fun! Andrew T. B. Jul 24, 2015 2:31 PM
New Meetup: "London Rules" Code Dojo! - Hey folks, Just wanted to announce a new meetup! Please RSVP here: http://www.meetup.com/DCPython­/events/223892796/ Join us for the first "London Rules" Python Dojo in DC -- a chance for coders to get together and work on a programming challenge i Rami Jul 13, 2015 12:31 PM
Re: [django-district] intro & upcoming Django class August 7 - Thanks for sending this out, Tobias! For those who don't know, Caktus has a great reputation within the Django community. If you've been waiting for the right moment to try learning Django, you should give this boo Andrew T. B. Jul 8, 2015 6:14 PM
intro & upcoming Django class August 7 - Hi all, I recently relocated to the  Baltimore /DC area from Durham, NC. Som Tobias M. Jul 8, 2015 4:15 PM
Re: [django-district] Python Dojo: help organizing? - DC public library has a great space in the digital commons area.  Images: http://www.popville.com/wp-con­tent/uploads/2013/07/photo-5.j­pg Jackie K. Jul 1, 2015 11:23 AM
Re: [django-district] Python Dojo: help organizing? - We would probably have space at the new TrackMaven HQ (Thomas Circle NW). We are slightly lacking on the table front but we could probably figure something out. All the other criteria should be fine. Jon Jonathan E. Jul 1, 2015 11:05 AM
Re: [django-district] Python Dojo: help organizing? - How about the Tech shop  at the Crystal city metro? On Jul 1,[masked]:53 AM, "Mike Brown" < [address removed] > wrote: Tino Jul 1, 2015 10:59 AM
Re: [django-district] Python Dojo: help organizing? - Excella's facilities  may be a good fit. It's not DC proper, but it's one block from the Courthouse Metro in Arlington.  Let me know if you're interested. Mike B. Jul 1, 2015 10:52 AM
Re: [django-district] Python Dojo: help organizing? - Oh, and just to add about the geography: I'd personally prefer it to be in DC proper, and metro-accessible, to make sure the most people can get to it... On Wed, Jul 1, 2015 Rami Jul 1, 2015 10:46 AM
Re: [django-district] Python Dojo: help organizing? - Hey folks, Thanks for the helpful responses -- let me clarify what kind of space I'm looking for!  - Space for 15-20 should be plenty to start out with, but we'd need some tables Rami Jul 1, 2015 10:45 AM
Re: [django-district] Python Dojo: help organizing? - body{font-family:Helvetica,Arial;­font-size:13px} Joshua "jag" G. Jul 1, 2015 10:29 AM
Re: [django-district] Python Dojo: help organizing? - How big of a space? What are the preferred hours and preferred days of the week?  On Wed, Jul 1, 2015 at 10:05 AM, Rami < Jackie K. Jul 1, 2015 10:22 AM
Python Dojo: help organizing? - Hey folks, I've been toying with the idea of getting a Python dojo up and running here in DC -- trying to replicate some of the ideas from the London dojos [1]. In my experience they've been great events to interact with the community, learn some ne Rami Jul 1, 2015 10:05 AM
Re: [django-district] Need help in taking homebrew project to the market - Hi Dhaval, Thanks for emailing the list! You can also try bringing your project to our Office Hours sometime. We co-host them with DC Python, and they're perfect for people who need a little ment Andrew T. B. Jun 24, 2015 12:27 PM
Need help in taking homebrew project to the market - Dhaval Jun 23, 2015 11:48 PM
Request for facilities, June 23 - Hey Djangonauts, We have two speakers scheduled for the June Django District meetup on June 23rd, but our normal hosts are not available that evening.  If you're interested in hosting the June meetup, please let me know. Typically we t Mike B. Jun 6, 2015 10:26 AM
Re: [django-district] AB test utilities? - It's a buy vs build, I realize, but for Jewelbots we use Mixpanels events and use JavaScript to toggle. We're in the early stages of using it, so I imagine what we're doing is pretty Rudimentary, but it has been really usef George S. Jun 1, 2015 6:26 PM
Re: [django-district] AB test utilities? - HI Eddie, Just this past week, we en Cobey P. Jun 1, 2015 6:24 PM
AB test utilities? - Hi Django-district, I'm going to have to integrate a A/B or multivariate test ability into a new Django app, primarily to help make UI/UX decisions. I could do a bake-off between things like eddie w. Jun 1, 2015 6:03 PM
Re: [django-district] Good Django dev shops? - I'd add  Excella to the list. Full disclosure, I work for Excella. We have a large Python/Django team and a diverse client portfolio in both federal and commercial. We're also very involved in David G. May 31, 2015 6:01 PM
Re: [django-district] Good Django dev shops? - I would recommend Videntity. They were based in Baltimore b Mark S. May 29, 2015 9:50 AM
Re: Good Django dev shops? - I'd throw my own firm out there, Wellfire Interactive, but we don't do partisan political work. Another obvious recommendation is Lincoln Loop. I've worked with and re Ben L. May 28, 2015 11:08 AM

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