Interested in open data? Developer Elliott Plack will teach you how to use OpenRefine to comb through data sets during Wednesday’s Civic Hacking Meetup. The launch of the NetMore Social networking event is Thursday, complete with tech showcases and discounted Natty Boh. This weekend, it’s the second Art Bytes hackathon inside the Walters Art Museum.
Baltimore Civic Hacking Meetup: GIS developer Elliott Plack leads a session on parsing through open data using OpenRefine and mapping that data with CartoDB. Wednesday, Jan. 22, 6 p.m. AOL/Ad.com, 1020 Hull St., Tide Point, Baltimore city. RSVP. FREE.
NetMore Social launch event: The city’s newest tech networking event combines music, arts and tech showcases from Handteq and Elevated Elemented. Thursday, Jan. 23, 7 p.m. Horse with No Name, 2324 Boston St., Canton, Baltimore city. RSVP. FREE TO ATTEND.
Art Bytes hackathon: The city’s only museum-sponsored hackathon, Art Bytes, returns to the Walters Art Museum this weekend. Friday, Jan. 24, 6 p.m. Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St., Mount Vernon, Baltimore city. RSVP. FREE.-30-