📅 ✏️ Community Events & Meetups: Aug – Sept 2018

📅 ✏️ Community Events & Meetups: Aug – Sept 2018

Every month, the Indy Hall team gets together plot out the next 30 days of Indy Hall stuff. We get asked all the time what’s coming up soon that folks can join.

Sure, we have a calendar, and it’s great! But…that’s not always the easiest way to see what’s going on. So here’s a list of events, workshops, meetups and other group gatherings for you to join from August 2018 to mid-September 2018!

Yadi vs Cancer Fundraiser (no RSVP or membership required)

When: Thursday August 23rd, 6pm-10pm

Where: National Mechanics

What: Yadira Torres has been pouring us drinks and helping us get through it since the Dawn of Time. It’s time for us to return the favor. Join us at National Mechanics, Indy Hall’s birthplace, for an auction of Yadi’s artwork, raffles, entertainment, and loads of other fun – all in the name of raising money to help Yadi beat her cancer.


Philly.rb (RSVP Required)

When: Saturday August 25th, 9:30am-5pm

Where: Indy Hall Gallery

What: In this workshop, we’ll introduce you to Elixir and Phoenix by building a tool to view and share preferred conference sessions during multi-track events. Indy Haller Brian McElaney hosts!


Code for Philly: CityGeo Presentation (RSVP Required, no membership required)

When: Tuesday August 28, 6pm-9pm

Where: Indy Hall Gallery

What: Get to know CityGeo! CityGeo helps Philly Gov departments share data used for mapping, analysis, and city services.


Community Lunch (Membership required)

When: Wednesday August 29, 12-1pm

Where: Indy Hall Kitchen

What:  Whether you’re new to our community and want to introduce yourself, or you’re a long-time member who wants an excuse to meet new folks, Community Lunch is designed to help you make new friends and contacts. Bring your lunch, grab a name tag, strike up a conversation!


GDG Cloud Philly (RSVP Required, no membership required)

When: Thursday August 30, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Where: Indy Hall

What: At this event, we’ll do a deep dive into the Firebase platform, the Cloud Firestore database, and build an application using all of the build in features that Firebase has to offer. Food & Drinks will be provided.


Labor Day – Indy Hall is CLOSED

When: Monday September 3rd. Have a great holiday, see you Tuesday! 🎉


Open Hall: Free Coworking (no RSVP or membership required)

When: Friday, September 7, 9am – 6pm

Where: Indy Hall

What: Every First Friday at Indy Hall is a free coworking day! It’s a great day to visit Indy for the first time, and existing members don’t have to use a Day Pass for the day.


First Friday Art Show: GAUDLIKE  (no RSVP or membership required)

When: Friday, September 7, 5pm – 8pm

Where: Indy Hall Gallery

What: Kicking off the return of Indy Hall’s First Friday art shows is an intersectional collaboration of 14 local, queer artists, forming an intentional collective of radical joy! Indy Hall Arts and Hawkmoth Events present an exhibition featuring photography, fashion, performance art and more.


City Council 101 w/ Lauren Vidas (RSVP Required, no membership required)

When: Monday, September 10, 6:30pm – 8pm

Where: Indy Hall Gallery

What: Want to learn more about Philadelphia City Council? This primer on the basics of city inner-workings is for you. Topics of conversation include: the mayor + city council: who are they and what do they do? What is the “Ward System”, and why should I care? Why don’t we have more bike lanes? Councilmanic prerogative and how a bill becomes a law


SELF Philly (RSVP Required, no membership required)

When: Tuesday, September 11, 6:30pm – 8pm

Where: Indy Hall Gallery

What: Join us for our monthly community meetup of SELF Philly! A place where self-employed individuals (whether solopreneur or small business owners) provide support, perspective, and expertise — helping one another grow our businesses.


Girl Scouts Troop #9573 (Girl Scouts only!)

When: Tuesday, September 11, 6pm

Where: Indy Hall Lounge

What:Indy Hall’s youngest members” are a Brownie Troop led by Lansie Sylvia, Arielle Brousse and Allie Ilagan. The scouts are back for a new year, beginning Tuesday, September 11th.


Community Lunch (Membership Required)

When: Wednesday, September 12, 12pm – 1pm

Where: Indy Hall Kitchen

What:  Whether you’re new to our community and want to introduce yourself, or you’re a long-time member who wants an excuse to meet new folks, Community Lunch is designed to help you make new friends and contacts. Bring your lunch, grab a name tag, strike up a conversation!


Civic Series: Russia & The U.S. (RSVP Required, no membership required)

When: Wednesday, September 12, 6pm – 8pm

Where: Indy Hall Gallery

What: Join Civic Series as we help you wrap your head around the complex relationship between the U.S. and Russia, as well as Russia’s current role and influence around the world.


Philly Cocoaheads (RSVP Required, no membership required)

When: Thursday, September 13, 6:30pm – 9pm

Where: Indy Hall Gallery

What: PhillyCocoa is a Philadelphia area Mac and iPhone programming group, a chapter of the worldwide CocoaHeads. All skill levels are welcome. The only requirement is an interest in Apple-related technologies and moderate tolerance for geeking out.

View All Articles

What's Happening in our Community