New Member Welcome Email

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This page will be read by the script that creates new users, variables will be filled in, then it will be sent out to new people. Feel free to include important things.


To: $email From: 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 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

  • Webcams

See who's at the shop by going to

  • 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 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!

  • Twitter

Keep track of upcoming events and other Makers Local 256 news. Get IRC topic updates and other fun stuff.

To change your password, login to

If you have any questions or concerns, don't hesitate to voice them to the board at You'll also be automatically added to our members' only email list. Check out the new members page at for this information and more!

We usually don't give out tasks, but it would be great if you emailed 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