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Meeting #309 Agenda for July 26, 2016


  • Put “meeting tonight” sandwich boards outside doors 1 and 3
  • Ask guests to sign the guestbook
  • Project Updates (Show & Tell!) from Members
  • Member Recognition for Awesomeness
  • Guest & New Member introductions


  • “Did you ever wonder if the person in the puddle is real, and you're just a reflection of him?”

― Bill Watterson


  • Voting on bylaws revisions to start, look for ballots in your email
  • Safety Note: Always use the ventilation system in the Woodshop. Even better, leave it running. Clean air is worth the price of the electricity. Just remember to turn off the lights.

Member Topics and Announcements

  • We may have a walking foot leather sewing machine, announces Karen
  • 6 p.m. tomorrow community policing night at the Space with MPD
  • Tuesday night is trash and housekeeping night.
  • 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

Project Updates

  • Harvey made a relish tray on the Mongo CNC wood router
  • Kathy was in charge of one of the kids activities at Bay View Bark, and they made pixies and flower petal fairies out of popsicle sticks
  • Scott Smith did a raku firing, and Kathy brought her pot that she glazed
  • Dan made a pot rack for above the stove in his new apartment

Guest Introductions

  • Joseph is interested in 3D printing - his dad brought him
  • Joanne learned about us while researching co-working spaces and is exploring options for collaborative working spaces
  • Andy is from the Rochester NY Maker Space and is visiting
  • Sy found out about us through the article in the compass, and is interested in woodworking and welding and blacksmithing
  • Dean is friends with Lance
  • Eric has been here once before, he learned about us from Maker Faire Detroit, is interested in CNC and blacksmithing

Recognition for AWESOMENESS

  • Pete recognizes Harvey for dismantling hard drives to get platters and magnets and misc parts
  • Pete recognizes the members that have signed up for Maker Faire - Marc, Dan and others!
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