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Meeting #451 Agenda for May 7th, 2019


  • Put “meeting tonight” sandwich boards outside doors 1 and 3
  • Remind members and guests to park on the “wrong” side
  • Ask guests to sign the guestbook
  • Project Updates (Show & Tell!) from Members
  • Member Recognition for Awesomeness
  • Who Wants a Tour?
  • Membership Sign-ups
    • If you intend to sign up tonight, please have your completed application at the desk by 8:00 pm
    • Someone is working the Desk
  • Guest & New Member Introductions
    • Please hold your applause so we can keep this thing rolling

Helpful Hint

  • Pay it forward. If you help someone out with their project, there is a high chance they will help you with yours.


  • Help needed for Bay View Gallery Night on May 31st! (See Carl)
  • The Call for Makers is open! (Tell your friends!)
  • Fox6 TV segment moved from May 8th to June 6th,,,
  • Voting! Election! Fun!
    • Voting closes for Member at Large (12 month position)

Safety Note

  • You can't use the microwave and toaster oven at the same time. It trips the breaker. Check each before you use them.

Rule and Regulation of the Week

  • Do not use the popcorn popper until you read all of the instructions

Member Topics and Announcements

  • Tuesday night is trash and housekeeping night. The dumpster is hungry; feed it!
  • The vacuums on the other hand frequently are over-full. Please help them out by emptying them.
  • Please turn out the lights and check to make sure the 2 gas tanks in the welding area are shut off (righty tighty). Thank you!
  • Announcements from Area Champions:
  • Steff will answer any new member questions to keep things cohesive
  • Thursday 7:00pm laser lab training
  • Weld training on the 11th
  • Woodshop training: next available Wednesday 22nd, 7pm, be more cognizant of cleaning up after yourself even if you’ll be coming back
  • Carl elected as 6 month member at large
  • David Drager will take over lathe training
  • Meeting Adjourns

Post Meeting Reminders

  • Space Tour starts immediately following the meeting. Meet in the front lobby by the off-white sectional.
  • 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

  • Kathy: desk caddy
  • Jake: auto crossbow design
  • Pete: battery case, omni wheel
  • Carl: attempted 3D printed telescope
  • Dan: kombucha

Guest Introductions

  • We had 17 visitors today

Recognition for AWESOMENESS

  • Kathy: Marcus and Tony for putting up shelves, Marcus, Tony, Karen, and others getting the kitchen area together. Thanks to those who built the cabinets
  • Steff: Kathy for setting up book signing and great facilities director
  • Rik: Tom G brought in American soda water crate
  • Matt: Carl for the fusion 360 classes
meetingagenda/2019-05-07.txt · Last modified: 2019/05/08 17:02 by raster