a community of women + non-binary React enthusiasts

Who are we?

React Ladies is a supportive community for women and non-binary React enthusiasts with any level of programming experience to grow as technologists and meet other React developers. We center our events around JavaScript and other technologies within the React ecosystem.

Connect Online

Want to be a part of a growing online community of women and non-binary React developers? Apply to be added to the React Ladies Slack.

Connect In Person

Join us on Meetup to be the first to hear about our upcoming events in New York City centered around JavaScript and other technologies within the React ecosystem.

Partner with React Ladies

React Ladies is currently looking for partners to provide food and venue space for upcoming events. Please fill out this form if you'd like to learn more about partnership opportunities.

Previous events

Women Of React Conference

Saturday 25 April 2020
Online event

RSVP at: https://womenofreact.com/

Women of React is an online conference where women take the (virtual) stage, but everyone is welcome to attend and participate! Watch the stream, ask your questions, forge new and meaningful connec...

Global Diversity CFP Day - Free full-day workshop!

Saturday 18 January 2020
General Assembly New York
New York

REGISTER via Splashthat:


Want to do more public speaking? Thinking about applying to conferences but not sure how to get started? Whether you are a fi...

Hacktoberfest: Let's Talk Open Source and Git

Tuesday 01 October 2019
New York

We're excited to gather at Meetup HQ during Hacktoberfest to (re)connect with other React developers in addition to learning more about contributing to open-source software and best practices when using git.

Hacktoberfest is a month-long celebration encouraging more participation in open s...

React Ladies Summer Social + Technical Interview Prep

Tuesday 27 August 2019
Peloton Interactive
New York

We're excited to gather together at Peloton's Penthouse for a summer social. This will be an evening to connect with other React developers, enjoy the weather and learn about React questions you may encounter in your next technical interview.

If you've RSVP and you realize you won't be abl...

React Workshop

Wednesday 19 June 2019
The Grace Hopper Program at Fullstack Academy
New York

React Ladies x Women Who Code NYC

Come learn one of the hottest and most marketable Front-End web-development frameworks! This workshop will take you through building a basic React app and outline the basics of managing state, organizing your component file structures lik...

React Ladies Lightning Talks

Wednesday 29 May 2019
American Express
New York

This will be an informal night to network with other JavaScript developers and learn more about various topics related to React and engineering in general through a series of lightning talks.

We will be raffling off a signed copy of Eve Porcello's Learning GraphQL, Heroines of JavaScript T...

Fast by Default: A deep-dive into Gatsby's Performance Optimizations

Tuesday 07 May 2019
Human Ventures
New York

We are joining up with our friends at the NYC Web Performance Group https://www.meetup.com/Web-Performance-NY/ and JAMstack NYC https://www.meetup.com/JAMsta...

React Ladies Study Group

Thursday 21 March 2019
New York

Have you been waiting to dive into Hooks? Looking to squeeze in some quality time with a side project? Join React Ladies for an open study session. Never written a line of React? That's fine, you can go through some of the free React learning resources we share below. This will be a safe, collabo...

React Ladies Kick-Off & Lightning Talks ⚡️

Wednesday 14 November 2018

This will be an informal night to network with other JavaScript developers and learn more about various React topics through a series of lightning talks. Food and refreshments will be provided by StreetEasy.

Learning React Native as a Junior Engineer by Erin Fox

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If you're interested in speaking we'd love to have you and encourage first time speakers

Code of Conduct

React Ladies is dedicated to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, religion (or lack thereof), or technology choices. We do not tolerate harassment of participants in any form. Participants violating these rules may be removed from this community at the discretion of the organizers. (Adapted from JS Conf Code of Conduct)

Meetup organized by ️️⚛️ Monica Powell

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