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Meeting #638 Agenda for Aug. 15, 2023


  • Tim calls meeting to order at 7pm

Member Project Updates

  • Dan L - Raspberry Pi radio project
  • Dan J - Added 2 cord drops to machine shop
  • Hapto - Made a piece of clothing she is wearing

Member Recognition for Awesomeness

  • Bill would like to thank Tim for taking over stained glass
  • Haptop is thanking Daniel with the website redesign
  • Dan J thanks everyone who helped with the basement cleanup
  • Dan L thanks Mike T for emptying garbage as well as other members who put paper in karma box

Board of Directors and Area Champion Introductions

Guest & New Member Introductions

  • Total guests: 13
  • Second-timers: 7

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

  • Always figure out where the first aid kits are BEFORE you need them

Helpful Hint

  • Find a way to help your local area champion!

Rule and Regulation of the Week

  • Every member here is a person and should be treated as such.

Member Topics and Announcements

Wrap up

  • Tours with:
  • Sign-ups: BOD
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