Penguin Day, Washington, DC Sunday, March 20

Penguin Day is returning to Washington, DC on Sunday, March 20, right after the Non-Profit Technology Conference. Josephine Butler Parks Center 2437 15th Street NW, Washington, DC 10am – 4pm Sunday, March 20, 2011 ** REGISTER HERE:  http://bit.ly/penguindaydc2011register ** Penguin Days are designed to let nonprofits and social justice activistslearn about free and open source software that can support their workand potentially save them money, including tools for web publishing, fundraising, blogging, and campaigning. ## Sessions will include ##

  • Introduction to Free and Open Source Software
  • Making sense of Free and Open Source Content Management Systems
  • Participating in Free and Open Source Communities
  • Introduction to Blogging with WordPress
  • Introduction to Free and Open Source Desktop Applications
  • Free Culture, Creative Commons And Open Content
  • Managing Constituents with CiviCRM
  • Mozilla Drumbeat and the Open Web
  • …and we encourage anyone who wants to add or request a session topic to do so! Penguin Day DC 2011 is happening a short distance away from the NTC. We invite you to register now for Penguin Day DC.  Self-serve sliding-scale registrations available.  Contact us for more info: info@aspirationtech.org. Penguin Day DC 2011 is organized by your friends at Aspiration and PICnet. It’s looking to be a great day and we hope to see lots of you there! peace, gunner — Allen Gunn Executive Director, Aspiration +1.415.216.7252 http://www.aspirationtech.org Aspiration: “Better Tools for a Better World” Read our Manifesto: http://bit.ly/aspimanifesto Follow us: Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/aspirationtech Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/aspirationtech