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dc media makers at npr, 6/19th: rsvp for our media mashup

Great news for DCMM & June’s meeting space:
The ever fantastic HQ for National Public Radio has offered use of their conference room for our June media-makin’ meetup.

Big thanks to Andy Carvin for making this happen (of note, Andy recently launched NPR’s Get My Vote online video tool — which is dynamite — http://www.npr.org/getmyvote/).

Save the date!
Thursday, June 19th, 6:30PM-8:00PM

RSVP per this link now as space is limited!
Just copy/paste into browser (old fashioned I know!): http://www.socializr.com/event/444478440

Who, What, Why:

  • It’s media mashup time.
  • This meetup – you are the media teachers and enthusiasts. So join us for a media making mashup where the #1 goal is to share enthusiasm and teach, learn, and teach some more your favorite media tools …and have a blast.
  • The primary mission of DCMM is to learn & practice media literacy, certainly with video at the core of our suite of interests…but not limited to. There’s Qik, Utterz, live web casts, & more for online video and interactive media.
  • So what’s your favorite tool and why? And would you show us how to use it?!
  • Bring laptops & anything in your techi trunk you want to share.
  • It’s mashup time…are you ready?!

“But what if I just want to observe and mind meld…”
Great! Join us, watch, learn, and observe over shoulders.

Address & conference room:
635 Massachusetts Ave NW
board room east (upstairs from lobby, down hall to right)
(2) blocks north of Chinatown

Gallery Place/Chinatown, red, green, yellow lines

Upon arrival at NPR’s lobby:
Inform security you’re attending the DC Media Makers meeting. They’ll grant access from there (note above directions to the specific conference room).

Remember to RSVP(!) … as space is limited
Just copy/paste into browser (old fashioned I know!): http://www.socializr.com/event/444478440


special event (space is limited!): chemist-gone-storyteller Nahum Gershon tells his tale of going digital at next DCMM meeting

Check out Nahum’s fantastic bio.

Please RSVP per below details as space is limited.

  • Date: 1/31 6:30-8PM
  • Address: 1150 18th NW Suite 1020,Washington DC 20036 at Internet2

  • Metro: one block from Farragut North (red) or 1.5 blocks from Farragut West (orange/blue)
  • Time: 6:30-8:30

    Seating is limited. You MUST RSVP in advance to jillmfoster@gmail.com. Please email Jill to clarify if space is still available. THANKS.