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Meeting #605 Agenda for Dec. 13, 2022


* calls meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. at Norwich

Member Project Updates

Member recognition for Awesomeness

Board of Directors and Area Champion Introductions

  • Tim: BOD, President & 3D printing Area Champion
  • Dan J., Hapto, Mike T., Callie, John K., steve B,, Jon D., Bill Williams, Anderson
  • Dan J: Forge champion, Asst Treasurer, Managing Partner of Norwich Building
  • Mike T: BOD/Facilities Director and Ham Radio champion.
  • John K., Paint booth area champion
  • Jon Drayna: BOD/ Secretary
  • Hapto, Laser, steel lilies

Guest & New Member Introductions

  • Total guests: 23
  • Second-timers: n=

Events for 2022

Regularly-Scheduled Events

  • Mondays at 7pm, Norwich: Fusion 360 Computer Aided Design class with Carl S.
  • Even Tuesdays at 7:45pm, Lenox: Paint Room/Spray Gun training with John K.
  • Most Tuesdays at 7:45pm, Lenox: Stained glass training with Bill and Bobbie Coon.
  • Wednesdays at 5pm-ish, Norwich: Ceramics and Cervesa with Jeff M.
  • Wednesdays at 5pm, Norwich: casting area setup
  • Odd Tuesdays at 7:45pm, Norwich: Woodshop Differences Training
  • 2nd Thursday of Each Month at 7pm, Lenox: 3D printer Basics Training
  • Thursdays at 6-8pm, Lenox: Woodshop Orientation Training (please message the Google Groups to RSVP) led by Bob R.
  • Second and Third Friday of Each Month at 6:30pm, Norwich: Board game night: with Kathy L.
  • Fridays at 6pm, Norwich: Open-Forge-Friday, Norwich.

Upcoming Notable Events

  • BOD meeting Dec. 15.
  • Hapto: Women's sculpture collective, “Steel Tiger Lilies,” Next event Dec. 18. 10 a.m. to around 5 p.m. $25 for materials.

Upcoming BoD Topics. (7 p.m. Dec 15, Lenox)

  • Review of bylaws for potential updates.

Safety Note

  • When working with or around heavy materials or tools, be ready to jump out of the way if something falls and is headed toward your feet.

Helpful hint

  • Board meetings are open to the membership, and your attendance is encouraged. Everybody who enjoys the Makerspace should have a feel for how the place is run.

Rule and Regulation of the Week

  • All materials left in the 'space must be in your personal storage area or marked with a parking permit. Unattended materials may be thrown away.

Member Topics and Announcements

  • John: Group buy for resin printing in 3d printing area, reached goal of $650, with additional stretch goal of $500 for upgrades. First pieces of equipment purchased and being set up.

Wrap up

  • Tours with:
  • Sign-ups:
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