If anyone is planning any events add them here and let others know what is happening and how to get involved.
Anyone have any interest in capoeira? --wt
- Something different, a photo walking tour of San Fran. It doesn't matter what level of photography you are into, bring your camera and we're going to walk and take photos. Map of the route we're taking to be worked out but will end up with dinner along the way. If you're interested sign up.
We're going to meet at 6:30 in the lobby at the reception and head towards Chinatown, that way we can take photos and grab something to eat, remember to have your clipper card for the BART and cash for dinner on you.
San Francisco Tourism
Members of the CaliforniaTeam will be leading a tour from the public transit BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) station in Oakland over to the Embarcadero in San Francisco.
Meet in the lobby by 6:30PM, we will leave promptly at 6:35!
You will need:
- $6.20 for BART ($3.10 each way) – you can use Clipper
- $2 cash, exact change, for street car – you can use Clipper
- $6 cash for cable car – must have cash, no Clipper
- Money for dinner
- A light jacket or sweatshirt – it's warm during the day, but we'll be on the edge of the bay and it gets chilly at night!
Stops along the way will include:
Ferry Building (http://www.ferrybuildingmarketplace.com/)
Historic Street Car ride down the Embarcadero (http://www.streetcar.org/streetcars/)
Hyde St Pier (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyde_Street_Pier)
A visit to the cable car turn around (http://www.streetcar.org/cablecars/)
- A ride on the San Francisco Cable cars back to Powell station, which has a BART station to get back to Oakland
Please RSVP on the LoCo Team Portal event here: http://loco.ubuntu.com/events/ubuntu-california/1619/detail/
Handout with timing details: http://people.ubuntu.com/~lyz/handouts/uds_wednesday_tourism.pdf
KeySigning (details) 6:05 P.M. - approx. 6:45 P.M. (ends soon enough to easily walk to the close by Bay Area Debian (BAD) dinner meeting noted below)
Bay Area Debian (BAD) dinner meeting in Oakland
A quite short walk away from UDS, can also meet up at end of keysigning noted above to walk over there together. Details on the Bay Area Debian list:
Qt Overlapping event
At the Grumpy's American Pub, 125 Vallejo Street, SF
”There is the Ubuntu Developer Summit (where Qt Project is involved with sessions and sponsorship) and there is also the Tizen conference, overlapping some days and few BART stops away in San Francisco. There will be some Qt visitors around and we want to show them hospitality with some dinner and drinks.”
KeySigningParty (details) (at 18:30)
Oakland A's Baseball Game
Mark Terranova will be giving out coupons for $4 tickets to the Oakland A's game on Thursday, May 10th at 7PM.
You must contact him at email@example.com by Tuesday, May 8th so he can get you a coupon, you can coordinate meeting him to pick up your coupon before Thursday.
He will be meeting attendees in the hotel lobby at 6:15 to escort everyone to the stadium. If you don't make it, to get to the stadium take the Fremont BART train to the Coliseum/Oakland Airport station ($1.75 each way, BART buy ticket in station). Public Transit info here.
Gates open 1.5 hours before actual game starts.
Ubuntu Women dinner
Casual dinner at Elizabeth Krumbach's home in San Francisco for members of the Ubuntu Women project and anyone who supports women getting more involved with the Ubuntu community.
Further details are available on the mailing list: https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-women/2012-April/003500.html
Please contact Elizabeth Krumbach at firstname.lastname@example.org with any additional questions.