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LXNY Free Software Workshops

The Three Jewels Refuge moved.
LXNY is holding Free Software Workshops. These will be small meetings, featuring Installation assistance and special topics. The early meetings are focused on the LISP programming language and environment. Computers are available and Internet access is present.

Date: many Sundays, starting July 2003
Meeting on 7 March 2004 - Live Installation on various PowerPC machines.
Time: 1pm
Place: The Three Jewels Refuge and Free Internet Cafe
211 East 5th Street


LXNY Volunteers Meeting

Date: Saturday, 26 April 2003
Time: 4pm
Place: The Three Jewels Cafe
211 East 5th Street

Directions: F-V Lower East Side/2nd Avenue (at Houston St.).
Lexington Avenue Local #6 Train to Astor Place and
N/R/W to 8th Street (at Broadway) follow the Bowery.
14th Street-Crosstown L train to 3rd Avenue.
Mapquest: http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?country=US&address=211+E+5th&city=New+York&state=NY&zipcode=10003&homesubmit=Get+Map

This meeting is free and open to the public.

Revolution OS has appeared on the cable television Sundance Channel

J.T.S. Moore's 35mm wide screen documentary theatrical motion picture about the Free Software Movement. It focuses on the rise of VA Research and on the Northern California scene. It includes scenes of an Installfest, the LinuxWorld Expo, Microsoft Refund Day, and The Free Software Song. Interviews and biographical subjects include: Larry Augustin, Richard M. Stallman, Linus Torvalds, Bruce Perens, Eric S. Raymond.

Official Revolution OS Web Site
Now available on DVD.

The 13th World Wide Web Conference
The WWW2004 Conference
Dates: Mon-Sat 17-22 May
Location: Sheraton Hotel and Towers
New York City

Volunteer opportunites are available.
Sponsored by: The International World Wide Web Conference Committee (IW3C2) and the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).

EPIC '04
The EPIC 04 Conference
(EPIC = Electronic Privacy Information Center)
Dates: Thu-Sat 20-22 May
Location: Washington Club
Washington, D.C.

"Attendance is limited." There are 3 classes of fees.

LXNY members will be attending.

CeBIT America
CeBIT America [cookies and frames]
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, W. 34th Street and Tenth Avenue
Tue-Thu 25-27 May 2004

"CeBIT America is a tradeshow and conference strictly for business. Our exhibitors and conference program focus on technology solutions for the corporate market."

Tech Corps will have a program of special events for volunteering for Education.

The Business Council for the United Nations will present a program including some "Open Source" panels, including Jon "maddog" Hall and use of free software by Latin American governments.

Annual Trenton Computer Festival

Sat-Sun May 1-2 2004
New Jersey Convention Center
Raritan, New Jersey


Adults - (good for both days) $15 on site.
Children under 12, accompanied by an adult, are free on both days.

Show Hours:

Saturday - 10AM- 5PM
Sunday - 10AM-4PM
Flea Market opens 1 hour earlier on both days

"There will be a free shuttle Van operating on Saturday between the NJ Transit Railroad Station in Metuchen, NJ and the Festival. The first shuttle will leave the train station at 9:00 AM and the last will leave the Festival at 4:30 PM. The Van will be on the Trenton bound side of the Railroad Station and will return from directly in front of the Expo Center. Service will run HOURLY in each direction ( :00 to show, :30 from show). The van will be operating on Saturday ONLY!"
NJ Transit services Pennsylvania Station in Manhattan.

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