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Posies Cafe

8208 N. Denver Avenue
Portland, OR 97217, us (map)

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  • Sunday
    Oct 7 2018
    Women Who Code Portland - Cupcakes & Math: Hacktoberfest

    Posies Cafe

    Inspired by Stephanie Hurlburt's cupcakes and math meetup in Seattle, we've started a cupcakes and math club here in PDX.

    As a special treat this month, we'll be focusing on submitting PRs for Hacktoberfest, in addition to our usual math discussion! Come celebrate open source and and make your first PRs toward Digital Ocean's hacktoberfest event. Learn more about Hacktoberfest here: https://hacktoberfest.digitalocean.com/

    Come join us:
    Location: Posie's Cafe
    Time: 11:30am - 2:00pm

    Commitment: Have fun. There's no need to show up regularly, on time or stay the whole time. It's a chill, "drop in whenever you feel like you need some math in your life" event.

    What To Bring: Bring a math textbook you want to do problems from (or a laptop with online learning materials). If you don't feel comfortable working with math, that's fine. Bring a program that's giving you trouble, or a computation-related side project.

    What Will Happen: You'll sharpen your math skills while eating cute pastries next to other ladies doing the same thing. We can work quietly, ask for help from others or talk about a cool thing you just learned.

    (Copy & Idea Inspiration: Stephanie Hurlburt)
    (Photo Credit: Viktor Forgacs on Unsplash)

    ๐Ÿ™…๐Ÿผโ€โ™€๏ธ CODE OF CONDUCT ๐Ÿ™…๐Ÿผโ€โ™€๏ธ

    By attending this event, you agree to follow our Code of Conduct (https://www.womenwhocode.com/codeofconduct).

    Women Who Code (WWCode) is dedicated to providing an empowering experience for everyone who participates in or supports our community, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, ability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, age, religion, socioeconomic status, caste, or creed. Our events are intended to inspire women to excel in technology careers, and anyone who is there for this purpose is welcome. Because we value the safety and security of our members and strive to have an inclusive community, we do not tolerate harassment of members or event participants in any form.

    Event Specific: This is a physical and psychologically safe place. People of all skill levels are welcome, and beginners will be treated with kindness and respect. Anyone who identifies as female or non-binary is welcome; there will be no discrimination, harassment or comments that make others feel unwelcome. If you feel uncomfortable at any point, please email me @ [masked] or pull me aside during the meetup.

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