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Meeting #316 Agenda for September 13, 2016


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


  • “Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.” - Winston Churchill


Member Topics and Announcements

  • Lexie has a neighbor who is having a locust tree coming down, but the tree needs to be cleared. Watch the boards for more info, if you can haul away the wood you can have it. Wolfgang has offered to help cut down too if you need.
  • Volunteer for Maker Faire Milwaukee! Sign up as a volunteer today.You can sign up for Half Days or full days.
  • Fall 2016 Board of Directors Election - Nominations Period Begins Tuesday, October 4, 2016
  • 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

  • Keith brought a certificate of appreciation from us for TriStar Recycling
  • Carl made his first real project on the Tormach, ice molds (for ice cubes)
  • Keith brought more geeky glasses from the sand blaster
  • Lexie brought a world map she drew for a fictional world for a story

Guest Introductions

  • Chris moved to Milwaukee from San Diego, and brought his friend Max. He's a mechanical engineer
  • Max is a manufacturing engineer, and is interested in electrical components and software
  • Jake is here for the first time as a member, and wants to learn about the metal shop and welding
  • Todd and Grayson are visiting for the second time, they want to join
  • Ryan is a mathematician, and just moved back to Milwaukee. He's interested in wood working and electronics.

Recognition for AWESOMENESS

  • Wolfgang mentioned Milwaukee Tool and Die for repeated donations of awesome supplies
  • Mark recognizes Tony for helping modify the cube pro 3D printer
  • Karen thanks whoever emptied the trash over the weekend (Hint: it was Harvey)
  • Brant installed the dust collector
meetingagenda/2016-09-13.txt · Last modified: 2016/09/14 00:22 by keithm