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Diana, Dennis, Vicky, Ivan

Upcoming events

  • MLK Cafe - Longfellow Editathon. No updates.
  • Housing Justice Editathon : Causa Justa 
    • ​Resources we know. Patricia Zamora. Tenant Rights Resource. Dennis will reach out to Patricia Zamora of Causa Justa.
    • Organizations who can mobilize participants.
    • See Allies Page. 
    • Diana will start a Planning Page. 
    • Aim for July
  • Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights Editathon
    • Vicky can start planning in July, aim for August
  • Saturday 
    • microbusiness feature? Restaurants? Dennis will start this. 
  • Sunday, June 9. Love the Lake Day and Oaklavia 
  • Oral History Event @ Sudoroom
    • Ivan will email about Tina Tamale oral history. 
    • Ivan will also reach out to Estelle Clemens. Community Action Partnership Experience on War on Poverty
    • Grocery Outlet Cheese?
  • Saturday, July 20th, 1:30-5:30p: District 5-themed editathon at the Peralta Hacienda Historical Park

  • Youth Radio - just starting conversation. Kids in finals and vacation. No kids right now. working on a new website. Will be good to continue the conversation.

    • launching an app where kids submit their own stories. and how that might be tied to the wiki. 

Open Action items

  • Vicky: Techliminal event
  • ACTION: Need to Make Templates look like Templates. 
  • ACTION: Need to consolidate Events pages?
    • Future Events Ideas - just ideas....not yet set.
    • Events that are upcoming / past
    • What we have been up to - features of past events
    • Events by Month - may need to clean up events listings for current year to focus on significant historical events (like Brown dissolves redevelopment funds)  rather than periodic happenings (like Dan Kalb Listening Session on Feb 28, 2013)
    • Event Notes Pages - Notes from meetings attended.
  • Oakland Local Article: How can Wiki be Useful to Educators? (Lani)
    • how teachers can use Oakland Wiki.
    • Parts of the curriculum that Oakland Wiki can fulfill? (History)
  • Possibility of hosting meetings at LOLSpace once in a while?

Event Ideas

We want more people to take the lead in organizing events. 

  • MLK Cafe event: Ethiopian/Eritrean community--Ivan
  • TechLiminal has expressed interest in hosting an Oakland Wiki event with their clients. 
  • Peralta Hacienda: willing to host an editing event, what date works for them?  Wednesday- Saturday, find a day... Due Thursday
  • Future Bikeabout: Post articles from Oakland Wiki and post them on the physical place/thing  and ALSO filling in gaps with photos and information.
  • Future Events: This is a page we started to add in event ideas.