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Meeting #637 Agenda for Aug. 8, 2023


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

Member Project Updates

  • Tim C showed off the tiny glass peach earring
  • Tim showed off a stainless steel spoon he made in the forge
  • Zach is going to make a business card holder for his boss

Member recognition for Awesomeness

  • Tim thanks to Tom G for contacting a roofer for Lenox
  • Raymond would like to thank Tony for working on Right Shark in laser lab
  • Yvonne would like to thank Raymond
  • Tim would like to thank all those that helped with the laser lab expansion

Board of Directors and Area Champion Introductions

Guest & New Member Introductions

  • Total guests: 16
  • Second-timers: 6

Events for 2023


  • 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: glass training with Bill and Bobbie Coon.
  • Odd Tuesdays at 7:45 pm, Norwich: Woodshop Differences Training.
  • Wednesdays at 5pm-ish, Norwich: 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 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

  • BOD Meeting - Aug 17th
  • Maker Faire Milwaukee - Nov 4 & 5

Safety Note

  • Treat machinery like a rabid Maltese

Helpful Hint

  • If you lend your tools to the space for general use, be sure to label them with your contact info!

Rule and Regulation of the Week

  • You may bring guests to the space, but they cannot use tools. You are also responsible for them following the rules.

Member Topics and Announcements

Wrap up

  • Tours with:
  • Sign-ups: BOD
meetingagenda/2023-08-08.txt · Last modified: 2023/08/09 00:15 by wildapricot-reed_callie