Software Freedom Day & Wikipedia takes Manhattan next Saturday 9/15 #softwarefreedomday @wikimedianyc

Software Freedom DaySoftware Freedom Day (SFD) is a worldwide celebration of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) that has occurred annually since 2004. This year’s NYC event will be at NYU ITP this Saturday Sep 15 2012. For events in other locations check the map.

What: Software Freedom Day NYC
When: Saturday Sep 15 2012 : 6:30-10:00 pm
Where: NYU ITP, 721 Broadway NYC
Hashtag: #softwarefreedomday

Wikis Take ManhattanCoinciding with, and as part of, Software Freedom Day, WikiMedia NYC is organizing Wikipedia Takes Manhattan 2012 (WTM-4) – a scavenger hunt and photo contest aimed at illustrating Wikipedia articles covering the wondrous sights of the isle of Manhattan, as part of the wider Wiki Loves Monuments USA.

What: Wikipedia Takes Manhattan 2012
Where: Starts at 3pm in Bowling Green Park NYC
When: Saturday September 15 2012: 3pm-6.30pm