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-====== Meeting ​Agenda ​for April 10, 2012 ======+====== Meeting ​Notes for April 10, 2012 ====== 
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 +===== Attendance ===== 
 +  * 25 members (3 by Google Hangout) 
 +  * 1 guest 
 + 
 +===== Topics ===== 
 + 
 +==== Housekeeping ==== 
 +  * Google Hangout was running 
 +  * Introductions and Project Updates 
 +  * Tom Grz. suggested that the newly arrived bookshelf be used for components in the Library. ​ No one could identify who brought it in, but the group agreed barring any protest in the next few days. 
 +  * Tim B. thanked everyone for their advice on the mailing list regarding switching cable companies. 
 +  * Bret D. offered anyone who wanted it a free weed whacker. 
 +  * There was talk of a Henry Ford Center Coordinator visiting on 4/17. 
 + 
 +==== Guest List Emails ==== 
 +  * We have two books of guest names and email addresses from meetings and events. 
 +  * Sean M. started a spreadsheet on Google Docs, but nothing has been added since last year. 
 +  * Brant had offered to enter the names, but never got around to it. 
 +  * Shane offered to take care of the data entry this week and Brant got him access to the Google Docs file. 
 +  * Royce thought that Pete may have some plans for the list once it's done. 
 + 
 +==== Digikey Order ==== 
 +  * Order will be placed this week. 
 +  * Anyone interested should get their order info to Tom ASAP. 
 +  * Royce made a note to order more tie-pin materials. 
 + 
 +==== Common Pitch Milwaukee ==== 
 +  * Adam C. expressed interest in [[http://​www.pitchengine.com/​commoncm/​seeking-americas-best-startups-highprofile-pitch-event-comes-to-milwaukee-innovation-week|Common Pitch Milwaukee]];​ an event for entrepreneurs to present ideas to an audience of designers, mentors, business owners, etc. 
 +  * Adam C.'s idea is to raise funding to support classes and programs at Milwaukee Makerspace. 
 +  * Matt F. suggested possibly holding summer classes or programs. 
 +  * The group responded positively and a quick poll resulted in support for the idea. 
 +  * Anyone interested should speak with Adam C. on the topic. 
 + 
 +==== Classes and Demos ==== 
 +  * Shane T. would like to host a Blender Workshop. 
 +  * Jason G. and others suggested he begin promoting well in advance and ask that people bring their own laptops with Blender installed. 
 +  * Mark R. would like to host a Spice Workshop for circuit simulation and analysis. 
 +  * TJ offered to bring in stone/tile cutting tools and demonstrate them.  Matt N. and others showed interest. 
 + 
 +==== Gallery Night ==== 
 +  * Planned for Friday, April 20th at Bucketworks. 
 +  * More discussion next week Tuesday. 
 + 
 +===== Meeting Adjourned at 7:37 PM =====
  
-Topics: 
  
  
-  * Ask guests to sign the Milwaukee Makerspace Meeting Guest Book 
-  * Introductions and Project Updates from Members and Guests 
-  ​ 
-  * **Insert your topics here** 
-  * Find out what happened to all of the names/email addresses that we collected and see about writing those up....(Shane) 
-  * DigiKey Order (Tom, Adam) 
  
-  * Meeting Adjourns 
-  * Any interested new members, see Jason Gessner or Royce Pipkins to sign up! 
-  * One On One Introductions of Members to Guests 
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