Member Meeting Minutes for December 01, 2010

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  • Upcoming Events
  • Shop Updates
  • Votes
  • Action Items

Minutes by Agenda Topic

Attendees: Jet, Mandy, Val, Matt S., Doug, Chris, Logan, Matt B., Ed Called to order at 7:20pm

Recent Events

  • Fri Nov 19: Jeff to talk about robots! History of robotics, and future directions. Light and Quick.
  • Fri Nov 26: CLOSED: No public event: Thanksgiving

Upcoming Events

  • Fri Dec 3: Logan's Intro to Mead Making.
  • XXX Dec  ?: CMU Ham Exam - Ask Matt B
  • Fri Dec 10: Matt Judd will present about Occam, a parallel programming language for Arduino
  • Fri Dec 17: Origami and other craft ornaments!
  • Tue Dec 21: HOLIDAY Party! OTB 2512 Carson.
  • Fri Dec 24: Closed: No public event: Christmas Eve
  • Fri Dec 31: Closed: No public event: New Year's Eve

Shop Updates

  • We need to start putting the shop back in order.
    • There is a plan to build shelving to replace the metal shelves
  • Jeff/Ed - brought in 2 4x8 pegboards - still not deployed.
  • Shop upkeep:
    • Trash - Mondays: goes to the front of building, don't use the dumpster.
    • Recycling: every other Monday blue plastic bags. Please bring blue plastic bags.
    • Bathroom cleaning: go through the list of members, once every two weeks.
      • Doodle poll not effective. Multiple suggestions for having list of items in the shop itself. Decide next week.

For next meeting, decide on an action plan.

    • Need someone to take charge about heating the garage door
  • Matt M. is stepping down as council member
    • Legally, we need to find a replacement
    • We'll open for nominations at the next members meeting, and will vote in a new person on the first of the year
  • Craft corner update (Mandy): Working to set up the space.


  • Motion to adjourn: passed @19:51