This week: Figure out how to expand your business over eggs and toast, learn Perl with DuckDuckGo team and meetups galore (with a family web summit to boot).
Bootstrappers Philadelphia Breakfast: Join Philly bootstrappers to discuss how to grow your business “based on internal cashflow and organic profit,” according to the organizers. Tuesday, 8 a.m. Elephant & Castle Restaurant, 1800 Market St. RSVP. $5.
DuckDuckGo Quack and Hack: Learn programming language Perl and how to use it to contribute to search engine DuckDuckGo. Attendance is limited to 30 people. Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. Pre-social event Friday, 6:00 p.m. DuckDuckGo Headquarters, 20 Paoli Pike, Paoli, PA 19301. (Pro-tip from DuckDuckGo’s Gabriel Weinberg: Taking Amtrak to Paoli is faster than taking SEPTA’s Regional Rail and about the same price.) RSVP. FREE.
Philadelphia EdTech Meetup: Learn what three educational technology companies, including host HigherNext, are working on. Thursday, 7:00 p.m. HigherNext office at Venturef0rth, 417 North 8th Street. RSVP. FREE.
Esri Dev Meet Up – Philly Style: Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. The Public House, 2 Logan Square. RSVP. FREE.
Philly Tech Meetup Founder’s Happy Hour: Wednesday, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Kembrel, 1822 Chestnut St. RSVP. FREE.