Juneteenth Wikipedia Edit-a-thon Today, June 17th, 756 Chapel St. New Haven, CT

 

 

You are invited to the June 17th Wikipedia Edit-a-thon with AfroCROWD and Americorps VISTA PAVE New Haven celebrating Juneteeth Emancipation Day. 

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AfroCROWD is beaming to Connecticut for the first time, joining up with Americorps VISTA PAVE New Haven for our next Wikipedia editor training session or "edit-a-thon" June 17th, 10am-2pm, at the Happiness Lab at the Grove, 756 Chapel St. in New Haven, CT.

We will be celebrating Juneteenth, Emancipation Day, by adding and editing Wikipedia articles on important figures and events in Afro-Descendant history the popular information source and world's 7th most visited website. Juneteenth, also known as Juneteenth Independence Day or Freedom Day, is a holiday that commemorates the announcement of the abolition of slavery.

All levels of Wikipedia editing knowledge are welcome, as well as all languages. Articles can be on any significant event in Afro-Descendant history and struggle for emancipation worldwideBring a laptop, bring a friend, we will also provide help for participants who are new to editing....

 

Americorps VISTA PAVE New Haven: PAVE is an education project composed of youth-serving organizations, schools, and the Mayor's Office of the City of New Haven that collaborate to deliver high-quality resources for New Haven Public School students and their families.

WHEN

Friday, June 17, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM (EDT) 

WHERE

New Haven - The Happiness Lab at the Grove 756 Chapel St, New Haven, CT 06510