[Ubuntu-US-CA] San Diego Ubuntu Hour! All Interested San Diegans Ping Me Back!

David Wonderly david.wonderly at kubuntu.org
Sun Oct 31 20:29:12 UTC 2010

On Saturday, August 14, 2010 06:34:42 pm Kevin DuBois wrote:
> Hey all,
> I'm looking into get a San Diego "Ubuntu Hour" going around the greater San
> Diego area! I'm thinking that we do this 'coffee house coder' style. We had
> similar events back in Michigan that seemed to always work out well.
> If you are in San Diego, and would be willing to meet once a month for an
> Ubuntu Hour, PLEASE EMAIL ME BACK! :) We need to get about half a 3-6
> 'core' people that would come every month.
> Why?
> 1. Getting a new open source pet project going
> 2. Getting involved in an existing OSS project
> 3. Getting started doing technical/translation/bug/community/documentation
> work for Ubuntu
> 4. Technical networking in meatspace!
> 5. Answering technical questions for people who are having trouble
> installing/configuring Ubuntu
> Where?
> I'm new to the area, so I'm scouting out decent coffee shops where the
> management would be open to this type of deal. I'm thinking a good place to
> meet would be the downtown area.
> When?
> I'm thinking once a month would probably be a good frequency at which to
> meet. Probably a Mon/Tues/Wed night after the workday would be a decent day
> to meet. (Doesn't interfere with social schedules as much)
> How?
> I have a few ideas to drum up interest, including fliers around downtown
> and the college campuses
> This plan is still in its infancy, suggestions/advice is always welcome.
> Cheers,
> Kevin DuBois
> kdub432 at gmail.com

Did San Diego Ubuntu Hour get off well? I have yet to hear any feedback and 
would love to hear how it went.


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