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* Atlanta Mini Maker Faire -Crash Cart
  
 
==Attending==
 
==Attending==
  
 
==Meeting Minutes==
 
==Meeting Minutes==

Revision as of 19:29, 15 August 2011

Date/Location

  • August 15, 2011
  • 7:30pm
  • Shop
  • All members

Agenda

Topic Presenter
Review of Action Items Chairman
Treasurer's Report Treasurer
Facilities Committee Report Facilities Committee
Project/Event Updates Chairman
Decide next meeting date Chairman
New Member Recognition Secretary
Change Door Code if loss of member Secretary


Action Items

Treasurer's Report

  • Term: June 2011
    • Donations: $216.56
    • Members: $1271.52 (37)
    • Expenses: $1130.93
    • Net Profit: $357.15
    • Average donation per person: $34.37
    • Average expense per person: $28.46
  • Term: July 2011
    • Donations: $1024.86
    • Members: $1157.73 (32)
    • Expenses: $1362.88
    • Net Profit: $819.71
    • Average donation per person: $36.18
    • Average expense per person: $36.34
  • Term: August 2011
    • Donations: $478.85
    • Members: $497.82 (16)
    • Expenses: $1068
    • Net Profit: $-91.33
    • Average donation per person: $31.11
    • Average estimated expense per person: $79.25
  • June was good, July's pretty good too
  • Utilities donation in July
  • July off by 16¢/member
  • 43% donated for August so far

Facilities Committee

Recent Improvements

Section of new loft floor CrashCart, Enabrintain, and Makers
Materials rack next to garage door Korc
Soda Machine repaired JimShoe and Korc
Electrical wiring in FabLab and for Soda Machine CrashCart
More waste/recycling bins out Spacefelix
Shower curtain and accessories Curtain from Alii, the rest is a mystery

Planned Improvements

Shelving In storage area of loft CrashCart, Enabrintain, volunteers
Insulate and wall up FabLab CrashCart and/or Enabrintain and/or volunteers (whoever gets there first)
continue new flooring in loft (long term)
clean and sort tools and main floor volunteers (dates tbd)
paint stairs (probably)

New Members

  • Devin Boyer

NOTE: All new members, meet with the Facilities Committee for your shop walk through.

Discussion

  • HSIS 2: Paper Airplanes - Spacefelix & Bendersgame flying gliders and paper airplanes from near-space altitudes off of weather balloons!
  • Classes in Appropriate Technologies Design & Permaculture
    • Appropriate technologies class with Engineers Without Borders in Lineville, AL, planned for a late August weekend. Date will be confirmed post-8/20.
    • Permaculture class will be 3 series of classes in fall. Starts September 10th in Huntsville. It is $45/class.
    • Please inform spacefelix if you are interested.
  • Should we spend $50/month on a Dumpster?
  • Should we investigate adding more titles for the Shop in order to facilitate shop activities such as events and classes?
  • Atlanta Mini Maker Faire -Crash Cart

Attending

Meeting Minutes