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Richmond's Python Community

Welcome to PyRVA! We are a friendly and diverse community of Python enthusiasts, from beginners to seasoned professionals. Join us for engaging talks, hands-on workshops, and networking opportunities that help you grow your skills and connect with fellow coders. Whether you're looking to start your Python journey or deepen your expertise, we welcome you to be a part of our vibrant group!

We're here to help you level up with Python!

Founded in 2015, PyRVA is a community of Python developers in Richmond, VA. We host monthly meetups, workshops, and social events to help you learn, grow, and connect with other Pythonistas.

All skill levels welcome

Conversation is the best way to learn. Weather you're just starting out or a seasoned veteran, there's something to learn.

All identities welcome

PyRVA firmly believes that diversity is a strength. We welcome members of all races, genders, and backgrounds.

>2,000 Members Strong

As one of the more active tech meetups in RVA, we've got a lot of friends in our community.

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We're a dynamic group of individuals who are passionate about what we do and dedicated to delivering the best results for our clients.

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Frequently Asked Questions

When does PyRVA meet?

PyRVA currently meets on the third tuesday of each month at 5:45 pm. Our meetings may occasionally be rescheduled. Follow us on Meetup to make sure you don't miss any meetings.

I'd like to present at an upcoming meeting, who should I talk to?

PyRVA would love to have you present at one of our meetings! Please reach out to us on Discord or contact one of the organizers directly.

I see you have a YouTube channel, are meetings recorded?

In the past, PyRVA has recorded meetings and posted them to our YouTube channel. However, we do not record our meetings by default as we found it detracted from the in-person experience.

I am presenting at an upcoming meeting, can my talk be recorded?

While we do not record meetings by default, we are happy to record your talk if you would like. Please reach out to us on Discord. You may also contact one of the organizers directly.

How do I get involved with PyRVA?

We are always looking for new members to help us grow. You can join our meetings, join our Discord Server, or help us organize events. If you are interested in helping us organize events, please reach out to us on Discord.

How do I report a Code of Conduct violation?

All members are expected to adhere to the Python Software Foundation's Code of Conduct. If you see a violation, please report it to any organizers. You may also report it to the Python Software Foundation.

Can I get help with setting up Python on my machine?

Absolutely! Feel free to come early to any of our meetings. Any organizers or senior memeber will be happy to help you. You may also join our Discord Server and ask for help there.