World Maker Faire Community Meeting @ Etsy
Wednesday, July 6, 2011 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)
Please join the World Maker Faire team on Wednesday, July 6th, 2011 at Etsy! Dale, Sherry, Louise, Bridgette, Dan and Nick will be present to update you on our plans. In addition to providing updates on the event, our
goal is to recruit Makers, answer questions, continue to generate ideas, form working groups and
connect with people and organizations that are interested in participating in World Maker Faire New York.
If there are others that you know that would like to get involved, please feel free to invite them too. This event is open to the public and we would love to connect with people, groups and organizations that should be involved with Maker Faire. Feel free to spread the word and invite interested parties.
If you have participated in World Maker Faire New York 2010, attended a Maker Faire Community Meeting in the past, want to talk to us about a group exhibit or are new and want to learn more, we will have our Maker Faire team at this event to work with you.
And a reminder that our "Call for Makers" is now open. If you haven't already applied, please be sure to do so by August 8th, 2011 at: http://makerfaire.com/newyork/2011/callformakers/
Please spread the word, in partnership with New York Hall of Science, World Maker Faire returns to New York on September 17th and 18th, 2011!
See you at the Etsy offices on Wednesday, July 6th at 6:30pm.
If you would like to continue the
conversation after the Community Meeting, refreshments and conversation will
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