Thanks for catching that, Heidi. The *correct* date is Saturday, June 29.
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Subject: Re: [CODE4LIB] Help plan a hackathon at ALA!
Can you confirm whether you meant Saturday, June 29th, or Sunday, June 30th?
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On Mon, Jun 17, 2013 at 10:03 AM, Zachary Coble <[log in to unmask]>wrote:
> What: Help plan a hackathon at ALA!
> Where: Hilton Chicago Marquette Room, 720 S Michigan Ave, Chicago,
> Illinois 60605
> When: Sunday, June 29 from 1-2:30pm CST.
> Wouldn't it be awesome to have a hackathon at ALA? Hell yea, it would. We
> need you to help make it happen! Come to the Library Code Year Interest
> Group meeting at ALA Annual on June 29 from 1-2:30 at the Hilton Chicago
> Marquette Room, and let's start this conversation.
> Topics for discussion:
> - Host it at Midwinter in Philly or Annual in Las Vegas?
> - Format: 12 hours? 24 hours? All weekend?
> - Projects: what should we hack? DPLA? LibraryBox?
> - Partners: who could help us make this better (and offer prizes)?
> - Tech Talks: perhaps a speaker or two, maybe a well-known local or
> someone already speaking at the conference.
> - Website, t-shirts, etc.
> Zach Coble
> Systems and Emerging Technologies Librarian
> Gettysburg College
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