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Meeting #632 Agenda for June 27, 2023


  • Tim calls meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. at Lenox.

Member Project Updates

  • Visitor Abby, lazy susan
  • Mike T., Fusion 360 3D print Poop bad dispenser
  • Anna, On can lunch box
  • Jon, Dlucimer
  • Hapto, Welding jacket upgrade
  • Dan: Forged bottle opener/cork screw
  • Cheri: Earing and bracelets

Member recognition for Awesomeness

  • Dan: SID volunteers
  • Bryan: Harvey and Kelly for cutting spacers, Mike T. updrading outlet, Gaylen, SID E-work.
  • Anna: Harvey for laser lab help here. And Kathy L for bringing materials
  • Geoff, Mike and Tony for help clearing out glass fusing area
  • Jon D.: Tom G., for quick refresher
  • Tom G., Damian for help changing seals on hydraulics.

Board of Directors and Area Champion Introductions

  • Tim
  • Bryan
  • Anna
  • Mike T
  • Jon
  • Bill C
  • Hapto
  • Goeff,
  • Bill 2
  • Dan J

Guest & New Member Introductions

  • Total guests: 12
  • Second-timers: 2

Events for 2023

Regularly-Scheduled Events

  • Every second Sunday, 3 p.m., Lenox, Guardians of the Good Scissors sewing collaborative.
  • Model Monday. Mondays at 7 pm, Norwich: Fusion 360 Computer Aided Design/CAM class with Carl S. Starting next month will alternate between beginning and advanced class.
  • Even Tuesdays at 7:45 pm, Lenox: Paint Room/Spray Gun training with John K. May move to once-a-month, Saturday's. See message board.
  • Most Tuesdays at 7:45 pm, Lenox: Stained glass training with Bill and Bobbie Coon.
  • Odd Tuesdays at 7:45 pm, Norwich: Woodshop Differences Training.
  • Wednesdays at 5pm-ish, Norwich: PAUSED UNTIL JEFF GETS BACK. Ceramics and Cerveza with Jeff M. Last Wed. of month, 6 p.m. the best Cerveza and advanced class.
  • Wednesdays at 5pm, Norwich: metal casting area setup. Iron is a month off.
  • Wednesdays from 6pm-8 pm Bytes & Beers Arduino class with Bryan F. This week: Hang out.
  • Thursdays: 6 p.m. Steel Tigerlillies women's led sculpture collective at Norwich.
  • 2nd Thursday of Each Month at 7 pm, Lenox: 3D printer Basics Training. Bring a laptop with Prusa slicer.
  • Thursdays at 6:00 - 8pm, Lenox: Woodshop Orientation Training (please message the Google Groups to RSVP)
  • Second and Third Friday of Each Month at 6:00pm, Norwich: Board game night: with Kathy L.
  • Fridays at 6pm, Norwich: Open-Forge-Friday blacksmithing. Norwich. This week: Beginner class

Special Events

  • Board meeting in three weeks.

Safety Note

  • Stay hydrated. Also, avoid breathing bad air.

Helpful Hint

  • To ensure a straight cut on the band saw, first run your wood over jointer to flatten it.

Rule and Regulation of the Week

  • Do not place any “up for grabs” items on the floor near the up-for-grabs racks. Save us a trip and throw these items away yourself.

Member Topics and Announcements

Wrap up

  • Tours with:
  • Sign-ups: BOD
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