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2009 May 08 13:51

LUGOD at the Whole Earth Festival

What Is It?

The Whole Earth Festival (WEF) is "an annual student run event that brings over 30,000 people together to discover and celebrate sustainable and conscious living on Planet Earth." It is held in the 'quad' at UC Davis.

LUGOD has exhibited at the previous festivals: 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008.

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Latest News:

May 7, 2009: Our Festival ID number is 'ED043'. Bill K. has sent Nick LUGOD's 501(c)7 non-profit org. tax ID to give to WEF. Our precise location at the festival is TBD.

March 25, 2009: Nick has turned in the application form.


Dates for the 2009 Whole Earth Festival

The 2009 Whole Earth Festival will take place on:

  • Friday, May 8th
  • Saturday, May 9th
  • Sunday, May 10th (Mother's Day)

Volunteer Coordination for LUGOD's booth at the 2008 WEF

If you'd like to help volunteer for this event, or if you'd like to help coordinate this event, please post a note to LUGOD's outreach mailing list, vox-outreach.

LUGOD's Purpose at Whole Earth Festival:

  • To talk to people about Linux and Open Source, and get the word out about LUGOD and the other local LUGs
  • To hand out pamphlets containing information about LUGOD, Linux and Open Source (for example, these handouts)
  • To hand out CDs containing useful software:


As of 2009-05-08...

  • Nick Schmalenberger
    Turning in application. Staffing the booth (what days?).
  • Alex Mandel
    Bringing table and chais. Staffing the booth(?) (what days?).
  • Gandalf Parker
    He and son have the flu, he cannot make it.
  • Bill Kendrick
    Maintaining project coordination web page. Son is sick, he cannot make it.

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LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
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Sponsored in part by:
Appahost Applications
For a significant contribution towards our projector, and a generous donation to allow us to continue meeting at the Davis Library.