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Michigan Bitcoin Meetup #8

June 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us for Michigan Bitcoin Meetup #8, hosted in Benton Harbor / St. Joseph, MI.

As is our custom we’ll be meeting with other Michigan bitcoiners, discussing the latest bitcoin-related topics and enjoying a few Michigan-made drinks (provided).

6:30 – 7:00 – Meet & Greet & Announcements/News
7:00 – 8:30 – Discussion

**Discussion points of interest:**

* HODL encouragement – Many of us have been into bitcoin 5+ yrs. We’re glad to provide some context on the current market price if you have concerns
* Analyzing the Celsius meltdown – What’s happening & what are the ramifications?
* Greater macro environment – Bitcoin adoption trends among nations, sovereign debt turmoil (Japan for example)

**Our most recent meetup included:**

* Discussion of the Taro proposal & implications
* Report from the Market Disruptors Live conference
* Paying sats for Michigan maple syrup

**About Our Meetup Group:**

If you keep up with a bitcoin podcast or two and have read any of the most-recommended books you’ll be well prepared to participate.

If you work in the space, run a bitcoin business, mine or operate a node you are 100% our kind of bitcoiner.

For those quite new to bitcoin we often recommend the following content for prep (you’re welcome regardless):

Article: [The Bullish Case for Bitcoin (Article)](https://vijayboyapati.medium.com/the-bullish-case-for-bitcoin-6ecc8bdecc1)

Podcast episode: [The Ultimate Bitcoin 101](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SMtdXB6g6HI)

Books for additional content:

-The Bullish Case for Bitcoin by Vijay Boyapati
-Layered Money by Nik Bhatia
-The Bitcoin Standard by Saifedean Ammous

We’re a bitcoin-only group so we plan to keep any discussion of altcoins/crypto/blockchain minimal and directly connected to the topic at-hand: bitcoin.


June 16
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Dwellers Coworking
175 Territorial Rd
Benton Harbor, MI 49022 us
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