If you are interested in Wikipedia, other , or culture or issues more generally, you are invited and welcome regardless of your level of experience or involvement! The tour lasts approximately 5 hours as you visit three urban wineries. If you're new don't be afraid to suggest a meet-up or come out to join one. Fortunately, if you're relocating to , there are a great number of clubs, social groups, and dating events that are sure to introduce you to a wide variety of people. This is a drop-in event; you're welcome to come and go as you please, and there's no requirement to stay during the entire session. The café provides a different way for shelter cats to interact with humans and allow prospective adopters to see a cat in a home like environment.
In 2011 a worldwide celebration known as was held to commemorate the project's tenth birthday. In May 2014, WikiWednesday meetups were resurrected, and are coordinated on. Two prominent events were the event 2008 , convening Oregonians to make plans for improving health care in the state, and 2009 , a panel discussion introducing Wikipedia to journalists and other media enthusiasts. In 2012 the competition expanded worldwide. Later that year, a meetup was held at the home of Ray King, co-founder of the Portland-based company. This popular app has come to most major cities in the United States, so if you've moved from another city with the app to Portland, just transfer your membership to a new location and start looking for your niche! With hundreds of thousands of contributors and millions of readers around the world, Wikipedia offers plenty to discuss and do.
We teach you how to overcome shyness or hesitation, snap out of loneliness, make great conversations, activate critical social skills, and learn secrets to making friends. However, we ask that you bring snacks and entertainment for them. Networking events focused on relationship building in a safe, casual yet powerful environment. Plus- any Meetup is free to attend! You can find groups of people to connect with or start your own group, and it costs nothing to join. Estimated timeline drop in at any time during the evening. All Meetups in any chapter are free for alliance members.
Wikipedia Day has been celebrated, both online and offline, for several years. However, members can enjoy special perks like training excursions for a low annual fee. Get Lost in Books is the largest bookstore in the world, occupying an entire city block and housing approximately one million books. On this date in the year 2001, Wikipedia went public after spending five days on. Our community has meet-ups that occur in all quadrants of the city. Unless it is listed in the event description, you are welcome to bring your children to events.
The first Wikipedia Loves Libraries campaign was held in 2011 throughout North America; in 2012 the campaign expanded worldwide. On March 7, 2019, to commemorate and as part of the project, Shoshana Gugenheim and the will be hosting a Wikipedia to create and improve articles about Jewish women artists. You need to check out the doughnuts. A dedicated wiki was set up to coordinate and document these meetups. Things in common are the basis of new friendships.
The Portland Meet Up is led by Kim Ludeman, Portland Chapter Leader. Portland WikiWednesday crowd sends greetings to WikiProject Oregon In February 2006, the first ever , a wiki that has since gone international, was held in Portland. There is value in every portion of the event! A place that has one of the most innovative doughnuts in the world, is definitely a friendly one. Additional edit-athons and other meetups have been organized apart from the annual events outlines below. Wikipedians and wiki enthusiasts of many other stripes have worked together to build a local community in Portland and the rest of the state since at least the mid-2000s. If you love wine, this is definitely for you. We are here for you.
Spread the word by contacting people who may have an interest in contributing to or the subgroup , or. Whether you're looking to expand your circle of friends or looking for an attractive partner to go on a date with, the following meetups and events are sure to inspire newfound friendships and maybe even a romantic affair. Even though they call themselves a ski club, this group gets together for all kinds of events including dinner parties, camping trips, and nights at the theater. Subsequent RecentChangesCamps were held in Portland in 2007 and 2009. Feel free to drop in during whatever stage of the evening you are able to attend.
You can easily with people with the same taste in books. All are welcome to attend, regardless of faith or gender. This club organizes special occasions where sailors can get together for racing clinics, social events, and regattas. Bring a smile and business cards! With a host of great nightlife venues, fantastic restaurants, and plenty of places to explore in the city and nearby in the beautiful wilderness of Oregon, you're sure to find something to suit your individual needs. Enjoy Creative Coffee Creations Here is another way to meet people in Portland: coffee! There are lots of different kinds -- social events, talks, , , conferences,.
Several meetups were organized in 2012, including an in April, in September, and hosted by at the in October. Elegantly Artsy Every Friday evening, the lets its hair down and offers a slate of fun, interactive events, including an Art Pub, photo booth, museum tours and rotating pop-up programs and performances. . In conclusion, there are many in Portland. Although the wildfires of late 2017 partially destroyed the lodge at Nesika, the Tyee Lodge on Mt. It's fun to make friends with your fellow Redditors! Just make sure that you can transition to other topics of conversation, and not just books. Only cards, business write off ; What can I bring into the event? Often Wikipedians gather at a local library and are given access to facility resources in order to expand Wikipedia articles about miscellaneous topics.