[Chicago] ANN: ChiPy August Meeting Topic "Snakes On Apples"
bray at sent.com
Mon Aug 6 05:41:02 CEST 2007
ChiPy the Chipmunk** invites you to attend August's Chicago Python
User Group meeting. ChiPy says, "This will be the best meet ever!"
Thursday August 9th 2007 7:00PM
Snakes on Apples <http://chipy.org/SnakesOnApples> Developing Python
on the Mac. All are welcome, no Macintosh, Unix, or Python experience
- TextMate with Python -- Kumar McMillan
+ how to edit / navigate -- all the stuff that makes it
comparable to emacs or whatnot (I'll keep this short)
+ hack: how to write commands / Bundles to automate your coding
- Address Book Plugin for syncing with gmail contacts utilizing
libgmail -- Brian Ray
- Python Sprint at Google and PyCon '08 updates / discussion
- After: If you wish, follow Chipy the Chipmunk to Greektown or
The University of Illinois at Chicago
Science and Engineering Offices (SEO 1000)
851 South Morgan Street
Chicago, Illinois 60607
(note: Emergency Cell 773 835 9876, if you get lost and need moral
FROM O'HARE AIRPORT BY CTA TRAIN: Take the CTA BLUE LINE TRAIN from
O'Hare to the UIC-Halsted stop. Exit up
stairs in center of the train platform (the platform also has two
long ramps on either side heading East and West, which also
can be used). Proceed South on street level to the UIC campus.
FROM MIDWAY AIRPORT BY CTA TRAIN: Take the CTA ORANGE LINE TRAIN from
Midway to the Clark/Lake station. Exit
the train, GO DOWNSTAIRS and transfer to the CTA BLUE LINE. Take the
Blue Line train towards 54/Cermak (Forest Park)
and exit at the UIC-Halsted stop. Exit up stairs in center of the
train platform (the platform also has two long ramps on either
side heading East and West, which also can be used). Proceed South on
street level to the UIC campus.
PARKING: Public parking is available via a four-level parking garage
on the NE corner of Taylor & Halsted streets, and at
the open parking lot on the SE corner of Taylor and Morgan streets.
IF PARKING IN THE GARAGE, ENTER ON THE
LEFT DRIVEWAY as you turn Nor th into the building, ensuring that you
take a ticket. If parking in the open lot, enter
through the Southern most driveway, the one that has the attendant
DRIVING FROM THE NORTH: Take 90/94 South (Kennedy Expressway) to the
Taylor Street/Roosevelt Ave, Exit 52A.
Keep to the right and turn right immediately onto Taylor Street. The
entrance to the parking garage will be immediately to
FROM THE SOUTH: Take 90/94 Nor th (Dan Ryan Expressway). Pass to the
far right lane and take the Roosevelt Ave exit,
Exit 52B. Stay in the middle or far right lane and go straight
through the first intersection, paralleling the expressway. Turn
left onto Taylor Street. The entrance to the parking garage will be
to your right.
FROM THE WEST: Take 290 East (Eisenhower Expressway) to 90/94 South
(Dan Ryan Expressway). Immediately exit to
the right onto Taylor Street/Roosevelt Ave, Exit 52A. Stay to the
right and turn right at the light onto Taylor Street. The
entrance to the parking garage will be immediately to your right.
FROM THE EAST: In the Loop area, take Harrison Street. Proceed west
and turn left onto Halsted Street. Continue South
on Halsted, turn left onto Taylor and left again into the parking
Roy Talman & Associate
ChiPy is a group of Chicago Python Programmers, l33t, and n00bs.
Meetings are held monthly at various locations around Chicago.
Also, ChiPy is a proud sponsor of many Open Source and Educational
efforts in Chicago. Stay tuned to the mailing list for more info.
ChiPy website: <http://chipy.org>
ChiPy Mailing List: <http://mail.python.org/mailman/listinfo/chicago>
Python website: <http://python.org>
** "ChiPy the Chipmunk" is a fictitious character. Any similarity to
actual chipmunks, living or dead, is purely coincidental.
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