[Framework-Team] Meeting up in DC

Danny Bloemendaal danny.bloemendaal at informaat.nl
Mon Oct 6 17:21:40 UTC 2008


sounds good.. what's this dinner meeting (or did I miss something)?

On 6 okt 2008, at 11:36, Tom Lazar wrote:

> On Oct 6, 2008, at 9:26 AM, Steve McMahon wrote:
>
>> I'll take that as a nomination for Fado. Fado it is!
>>
>> Shall we aim for 7pm?
>
> well, there's the dinner meeting at 6pm at the ethipian  
> restaurant[1] and for 8pm at fados.
>
> my personal plan was to meet folks at 6pm at the restaurant  
> (Meskerem 2434 18th St NW) and then head over to fados.
>
> so shall we say 8pm at fados? i'd like to go to both meetings...
>
> cheers,
>
> tom
>
>
> [1] http://www.openplans.org/projects/plone-conference-2008-dc/dinner-and-drinks
>>
>>
>> My cell is +1 530.219.1431
>>
>> On Mon, Oct 6, 2008 at 4:40 AM, Danny Bloemendaal
>> <danny.bloemendaal at informaat.nl> wrote:
>>> Is that on 808 7th St NW, Washington?
>>>
>>> http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=en&geocode=&q=fado+pub,+Washington,+DC+20037&ie=UTF8&ll=38.900919,-77.021027&spn=0.018269,0.043473&z=15
>>>
>>> And what time exactly?
>>>
>>>
>>> On 3 okt 2008, at 17:17, Steve McMahon wrote:
>>>
>>>> Hi Framework Team,
>>>>
>>>> I asked our conference social planner, JoAnna Springsteen, for
>>>> possibilities for a dinner spot where we could meet up Monday night
>>>> and actually hear one another. Here are her suggestions.
>>>>
>>>> If one or more of these spots sound particularly good or bad, let  
>>>> me
>>>> or the list know. Sometime in the next couple of days, I'll make an
>>>> executive decision on our behalf.
>>>>
>>>> Steve
>>>>
>>>> Hmmm. Well Monday night we're going to go to Fado. It's a large pub
>>>> that serves food. They're having a trivia quiz night and I'm  
>>>> trying to
>>>> get a Team Plone together. If you guys ate there we could meet up  
>>>> with
>>>> you later. Not sure if the food is great or if it's all that quite
>>>> though.
>>>> Science Club would be good but it's where we're going for our  
>>>> official
>>>> pre-conf social Wednesday night, plus it has an all vegetarian menu
>>>> which may not appeal to all.
>>>> DC locals say Granville Moore's is supposed to be great both food  
>>>> and
>>>> beer wise but it's not close to the metro. Sushi Taro would be good
>>>> but you'd definitely have to make reservations to get in with that
>>>> many people.
>>>> Central is supposed to be great and it's near the conference  
>>>> location
>>>> but it's a bit higher end and it's another place you'd have to make
>>>> reservations.
>>>> I liked the Brickskeller when we went there. It's a bit of a walk  
>>>> from
>>>> the dupont circle metro but it has a huge beer menu and serves  
>>>> food.
>>>> It's not a huge place but I could just see a group of geeks  
>>>> huddled in
>>>> the corner here debating something. The locals aren't super  
>>>> impressed
>>>> by it but I dug it. Again, you might want to check and see if  
>>>> they can
>>>> accommodate a bigger group for dinner.
>>>> I know the Capitol Lounge can handle big groups but I'm not sure  
>>>> that
>>>> the food or atmosphere is a particular draw. The prices and food  
>>>> are
>>>> both supposed to be decent so it probably won't wow you but it  
>>>> could
>>>> be a safe bet for you to just walk in and get seated in a  
>>>> reasonable
>>>> amount of time.
>>>>
>>>> --
>>>>
>>>> Steve McMahon
>>>> Reid-McMahon, LLC
>>>> steve at reidmcmahon.com
>>>> steve at dcn.org
>>>>
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>>>
>>
>>
>>
>> -- 
>>
>> Steve McMahon
>> Reid-McMahon, LLC
>> steve at reidmcmahon.com
>> steve at dcn.org
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