[ANNOUNCE] Events for THIS WEEK ~18 April ~27 April

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Tue Apr 19 12:06:40 CDT 2016


A different format this week as the regular editor has the week off.

Jump to end to read the WANTED section.

See http://sluug.org/calendars for details on these and MANY more events.

THIS WEEK...the editor's picks for the most interesting mtngs are:

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Thurs nite 6:30

the St. L. Linux User Group

Andrew will present on The CEPH file system

...at UMSL's IT Enterprises
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Wed  NOON
LUNCH provided FREE

SNUG - SuSE (Linux) Novell UG

Topic=openEnterprise Server

Novell Open Enterprise Server (OES) is best thought of as a platform for 
delivery of shared network services (file, print, directory, clustering, 
backup, storage management, PKI, web applications, Virtualization,  
Storage Technology Shadow Volumes, Domain services for Microsoft 
Windows, Apple Filing Protocol (AFP), etc.) and common management tools. 
OES runs atop a Linux kernel;  is the successor product to Novell, 
Inc.'s NetWare operating system (OS).

...at J Greene Pub 10017 Manchester Rd. in Warson Woods,


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Tues nite  6-7:30
Savvy-Coders-Meetup/

TOPIC   HTML, CSS & JavaScript - free crash course

...in the Central West End

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Wed nite  6:30-8:30

Perl Mongers Grp -Installing Perl6

...in Clayton

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Thurs 3-6:30

Internet of Things StampedeCon IoT Summit

A convention for IoT.  You have to register at their website to get the 
secret location (It's T-Rex downtown) & free pass.

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NEXT WEEK:

Mon, April 25, 6:00pm – 7:30pm

West Side Mobile Developers
-"Reactive iOS development w RxSwift"

      Swift is Apple's new systems programming language that replaces 
Objective-C

...in Creve Coeur

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Tue, April 26, 6:30pm – 9:00pm

HZWLUG ~ Hazelwood Linux Users Group

A Linux Users Group for BEGINNERS. A GREAT RESOURCE for the newcomers to 
Linux, yet a frequently surprising source of new information to the OLD 
HAND!

... Saint Louis County Library Bridgeton Trails Branch
3455 McKelvey Rd, Bridgeton, MO 63044,

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NON COMPUTER EVENTS:

The US Chess Championships have been taking place in St. Louis again 
this year in the Central West End.

Games 1PM most days.  Closing ceremonies Tuesday 26 April at 6:30pm.  
Special events (Blitz games, etc,) thru Friday 29 April.

These are some of the best players in the world.    (P.S. Webster 
University just won its 4th straight college chess championship. They 
have never lost a final four game in 4 yrs.  They have become a famous 
power house!)

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Fri 22 Apr 7:30-9pm

Astronomical Society -Cosmological Evolution

This is a week later than usual.

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WANTED:

VOLUNTEER JUDGES for the Academy of Science SCIENCE FAIR!!!


All you need to be a judge is an interest in science.  Please help and 
tell them you came from SLUUG.

Free dinner provided at Queeny Park for all judges!

Awards
Amount: $60,000 in scholarships and awards will be presented to students 
with top projects.  Ribbons are presented to all.

Judging    Wednesday, April 27, 2016     10:00 am - 8:30 pm

Catagories:
Grades K-5
Grades 6-12

Location:  Queeny Park, Greensfelder Recreation Complex, 550 Weidman 
Road, Ballwin, MO 63011

How long does it take to judge:
  judges are asked to judge at least 15 projects which takes about 2 hours.
Of course they can judge more projects if they would like!


It would be good to volunteer SOON!!

https://www.sciencefairstl.org/

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WANTED:

newslettter Assistant Editor/Publisher of "This Week" in our 
Announce-mailing-list.

Give Stan some help pulling together this weekly e-mail.  Any little bit 
helps.
No mtngs.  Do it on your own time.
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WANTED:

HELP maintaining items on the SLUUG calendar.   You can help out buy 
checking the topics, times, & locations of interesting mtngs. No mtngs.  
Do it on your own time.  Surf the web and cut-paste.


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