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Meeting #580 Agenda for June 21, 2022


* Jeff calls meeting to order at 7 p.m.

Member Project Updates Carl, growing things in space proposal; guitar body; Alden, wooden spoon; Mike T., electrical gear; Dan J., trivet; water molecule; Jeff, bowls; Kathy, 3D printed tray for Puzool;

Members recognition for Awesomeness

Carl: Alden and Marcus, sorting donations; Wolfgang for help with project; Karen, help getting keys out of car; Jon D.: Karen for button hole; Tim: Damen, help with car problem; Jake: Damen for tuning carbs on bike.

Board of Directors and Area Champion Introductions

Jeff, Carl, Jake, Dan J, Bill, Bill W., Tim C., Mike T., Rick; Collin, Marcus, Alden.

Guest & New Member Introductions

* Total guests n=11-ish
Matthew, Jeff, Chris, Jim, Dell, Wayne, Rutger, Woman in blue, Ripley, Jordan, Rosalie, * second-timers n=4

Tours will be done by Tim C.!


  • Fusion 360: in person at Norwich on Mondays at 7 PM led by Carl S. Also streamed on line and saved for future viewing on YouTube
  • Ceramics and Cerveza: Wednesdays, 5ish, led by Jeff M
  • Forge Friday: Friday 6 p.m., led by Dan J.
  • “Leap of Faith” Flugtag: Wed., 7 p.m. at Norwich, led by Carl S.
    • Join us on build night every Wednesday at 7 PM.
    • Stop by and see their progress next to the woodshop.
  • Thursdays at Lenox Initial Woodshop Training 6 to 8 pm led by Bob R & Bill R, will be initial wood shop training, and Tuesdays, at 7:45pm Norwich differences led by Rick.
  • Board game night second Friday of month, 6:30 to 9:30 (Kathy L.) Next game is Friday July 15th.
  • Space Improvement Day scheduled for June 26th from 1 to 4 PM.
  • July 16, Flugtag, by War Memorial.
  • Milwaukee MakerFaire: October 21st to 23rd, State Fair Park.

Safety Note

  • The weather is getting HOT, remember to rest and relax periodically while working! Both meeting rooms are air-conditioned and there are water coolers around both spaces.

Helpful hint

  • if your hands are filthy wash them in the utility sink not the bathroom sink.

Rule and Regulation of the Week

  • Masks are still required at Tuesday meetings.

Member Topics and Announcements

  • Woodshop training this Thursday at LENOX from 6 to 8 PM.
  • Fire Marshall mandates extension cords are to be used temporarily and should be removed when short term task is completed. Need something wired/long term, speak to Dan J or Tom G.
  • The week of July 10th an Eagle Scout candidate, Jack, is making a gaga ball pit for a local school. The plan is to build it at the MakerSpace. He is looking for volunteers.

Post Meeting Reminders

  • Any interested new members, see Jeff M. and Mike T. to discuss the sign-up process.
  • One On One Introductions of Members to Guests
  • Begin Tour by Dan J, Tim.
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