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Hello $firstname!
 
Hello $firstname!
  
Congratulations on becoming a member of Makers Local 256. Now that you're a member, come by the shop sometime and we'll get you key access. You'll need some model of jump drive, any kind or size, and it doesn't matter how much space you have, our door lock reads your serial number.  If you've pledged a donation to the Makers Local, please drop it off close to the first of the month.  There are envelopes on the side of the white donation box if you need one. We'll enter you in the system next time we see you. I have just setup an LDAP account for your use with everything at the shop. You can use the following username and password for all services:
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Congratulations on becoming a member of Makers Local 256. Now that you're a member, come by the shop sometime and we'll get you key access. You'll need some model of jump drive, any kind or size, and it doesn't matter how much space you have, our door lock reads your serial number. We'll enter you in the system next time we see you. I have just setup an LDAP account for your use with everything at the shop. You can use the following username and password for all services:
  
 
Username: $username
 
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See who's at the shop by going to https://256.makerslocal.org/camera
 
See who's at the shop by going to https://256.makerslocal.org/camera
 
* Donations
 
* Donations
Keep track of your monthly donations by logging into https://256.makerslocal.org/donations
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If you've pledged a donation to the Makers Local, please drop it off when you get a chance.  There are envelopes on the side of the white donation box if you need one. Once you donate, logging into https://256.makerslocal.org/donations/ with your LDAP credientials will allow you keep track of your monthly donations and subdue the reminder demon until the next month.
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If you would like to send your donation electronically or via credit card, we have Paypal!
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http://256.makerslocal.org/wiki/index.php/Donations
 
* Twitter
 
* Twitter
 
Keep track of upcoming events and other Makers Local 256 news.  https://twitter.com/makerslocal256
 
Keep track of upcoming events and other Makers Local 256 news.  https://twitter.com/makerslocal256

Revision as of 09:49, 7 April 2011

Overview

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To: $email From: mattr@makerslocal.org Subject: Welcome to Makers Local 256

Hello $firstname!

Congratulations on becoming a member of Makers Local 256. Now that you're a member, come by the shop sometime and we'll get you key access. You'll need some model of jump drive, any kind or size, and it doesn't matter how much space you have, our door lock reads your serial number. We'll enter you in the system next time we see you. I have just setup an LDAP account for your use with everything at the shop. You can use the following username and password for all services:

Username: $username Password: $pass

  • Blog

Inform the public about your projects. Login to https://256.makerslocal.org/blog/wp-login.php and start posting or ask about syndicating your relevant content to our blog.

  • Wiki

Collaborate with other members and contribute projects of your own on our wiki at https://256.makerslocal.org/wiki

  • Webcams

See who's at the shop by going to https://256.makerslocal.org/camera

  • Donations

If you've pledged a donation to the Makers Local, please drop it off when you get a chance. There are envelopes on the side of the white donation box if you need one. Once you donate, logging into https://256.makerslocal.org/donations/ with your LDAP credientials will allow you keep track of your monthly donations and subdue the reminder demon until the next month.

If you would like to send your donation electronically or via credit card, we have Paypal! http://256.makerslocal.org/wiki/index.php/Donations

  • Twitter

Keep track of upcoming events and other Makers Local 256 news. https://twitter.com/makerslocal256 Get IRC topic updates and other fun stuff. https://twitter.com/makerslocalbot

To change your password, login to https://256.makerslocal.org/zimbra

If you have any questions or concerns, don't hesitate to voice them to the board at board@lists.makerslocal.org. You'll also be automatically added to our members' only email list. Check out the new members page at https://256.makerslocal.org/wiki/index.php/New_Member_Orientation for this information and more!

We usually don't give out tasks, but it would be great if you emailed makers@lists.makerslocal.org and introduced yourself. What do you like to make, how did you find out about us, what are you currently working on? We all love great projects, you never know maybe someone would like to help you.

Feel free to email me if you have any questions and welcome!

  1. matt