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Meeting #270 Agenda for October 27, 2015


  • Put “meeting tonight” sandwich boards outside doors 1 and 3
  • Guest introductions
  • Project Updates (Show & Tell!) from Members
  • Member Recognition for Awesomeness
    • Space Improvement Day - 17+ attended (I lost track and simply stopped counting)


  • “The light at the end of the tunnel visits Japan in the winter.”


  • New Billing system starts November 1st - everyone's patience is appreciated
    If an error occurs contact the BOD and we will get it fixed.
  • Storage Space audits occurring with invoice updates.
    • All pallet floor spaces are designated for carts.
    • If your stuff is not on a cart DL will be letting you know that your stuff will need to be moved up to a shelf (where and when)
  • Griller's Night Out, bring your own meat to grill and a small side to pass!
  • Holiday Make-A-Thon - 31 days away. Volunteer Sign Up and Supplies Needed
  • Safety Note:
    • Please Keep Fire Lanes Clear.
    • First Aid Kits are up.
    • If you use the last band aide let the bod know so we can restock the first aid kits.
    • Winter is Coming

Member Topics and Announcements

  • Tuesday night is trash and housekeeping night.
  • New Member Orientation - Will start rotating schedule for first week of the Month. (Sat - Morning, Sun - Afternoon and Thursday - Evening)
    Check the calendar. Sat Nov. 7th @ 10am, Sun Dec.6th @ 1pm, Thur Jan. 7th @ 7pm and Sat Feb. 6th @ 10am.
  • Meeting Adjourns


Post Meeting Reminders

  • Space Tour starts immediately following meeting, meet in front lobby.
  • Any interested new members, see a Board Member to discuss the sign-up process.
  • One On One Introductions of Members to Guests

What Did We Talk About

  • Amy finished her first project! She made a jewelry badge as the Grammar Police for Halowween
  • Charles made a Choo Choo train out of power resistors
  • Cat case carrying handle
  • A moving thing moves a spider
  • CNC embroidery machine works!
  • Kathy has freshly harvested nugget hops for the home brewers
  • She made something out of the hop vines
  • Kayla is organizing an aluminum pour here at the Maker Space November 5 starting 2PM. Please let her know if you are interested. She is happy to help someone with a mold.
  • A foam cutter is available in the craft lab. Send an email if you are interested in learning how to use it.
  • Thank you to everyone who helped with space cleanup day!
  • Dan blacksmithed a rubix cube handle!
  • We have officially moved to the new accounting system. Let the baord know
  • Maker Faire Milwaukee has been approved for September 24th and 25th next year. Maker Faire New York will be held the weekend after.
  • The Maker Faire wrap-up party will be held on Thursday, November 5th 6-9 pm. Let Kathy Cannistra know if you will be attending.
  • Thanks to Marc Ownley and his Company (Weld Specialties) for donating a bunch of stuff to the space and just being generally awesome
  • Make-a-thon is 31 days away. Volunteer Sign Up and Supplies Needed can be found here. Does anyone want to play Santa Claus?
  • Storage space audits will be taking place soon.
    • All pallet floor spaces are designated for carts.
  • First aid kits have been hung up - Thanks Brant!
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