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Upcoming Events

RSVP requested but not required. SeeAlso: Full Event Schedule
Workshops activated when lead signs up typically 2 days before.
(NONE YET, or event_page_name indicates no lead)

Day,Time,Date, Location, Type,
(Lead), (Backup) (no lead cancels event)

WED 6pm 2014-12-17 FCS Workshop | e RSVP
Koanhead (talk)

SAT 3pm 2014-12-20 FCS Workshop | e RSVP
Chris (talk)

WED 6pm 2014-12-24 FCS Workshop | e RSVP
2014-12-24 FCS Workshop

SAT 3pm 2014-12-27 FCS Workshop | e RSVP
2014-12-27 FCS Workshop

WED 6pm 2014-12-31 FCS Workshop | e RSVP
2014-12-31 FCS Workshop

SAT 3pm 2015-01-03 FCS Workshop | e RSVP
2015-01-03 FCS Workshop

WED 6pm 2015-01-10 FCS Workshop | e RSVP
2015-01-10 FCS Workshop

SAT 3pm 2015-01-13 FCS Workshop | e RSVP
2015-01-13 FCS Workshop


Event Types

Special events where we have a table
Weekly on Saturdays 3-6 at Filipino Community Center in Seattle
2nd Monday of each month 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM. at Third Place Commons in Lake Forest Park
Quarterly Board meetings replace these
  • Classes
there may be some classes scheduled.

if you would like to be a Lead after completing our Program or by testing, please attend our meetings, and a volunteer will be glad to help.

Past Events

Community Links

Festivals |
External Event Listings |



Pinned Announcements

We have This months Monthly meetup at Sodo Makerspace instead of TPC. Monday 2014-12-08

  • We have created a pfsense box to isolate our network and provide caching of our package downloads and have our own wireless access point now.
  • The FGSEA Google group is our primary form of communication.
  • Go Ahead and request a wiki account. You may need to talk on the google group to get it
  • See Event Schedule to see events scheduled to happen further in the future, and some recent past events.
  • SeaGL 2014 was fun.
  • We are in the process of obtaining full 501(c)3 status
  • We are currently operating under the Filipino Community Center.
  • We are seeking grants. Contact Tom Heuser for specifics. 2014-09


A board meeting--occured


See all of the Free Geek Seattle:News.

What We Do


This section is a stub





These are for not yet official ideas and brainstorming

some personal ideas
Statement of Purpose
FreeSoftware Kiosk



We are modeled after the original non-profit Free Geek of Portland, Oregon.
  • Our focus is free and open source software advocacy, technology education, and sustainable computing.
  • To provide sustainable, affordable computing solutions utilizing free software, refurbished, and low-cost devices. Primarily by empowering people, secondarily promoting and developing free software.
  • We are currently undergoing a number of changes


Infrastructure Operations Governance

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