Meeting Notes 2014-01-21

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Meeting Begin: 8:02 pm


  • Intro PS1 and what we're about
  • let new members and visitors intro themselves
  • go over things that need doing around the space


  • Brief overview of what PS1 is (<1min).
  • Introduce the present board and area hosts.
  • New members/visitors introduce themselves.


  • Go over the things that need doing on Trello. This place works because it's a community, so help out!
  • Anyone have an event or thing to announce? Now's the time, 1 minute max each.
  • Who has been awesome? Call them out now.


2014 Elections

Tours for Visitors

  • Someone will give official tour (make sure liability forms have been signed and that emergency contact info is filled out)


  • Toba skips 'hackerspaces' spiel
    • New members talk about what they do
  • Introduce board members and area hosts
  • Kevin announces that tool cage lighting is broken. Temporary (dangerous?) lighting is up and running. He's on the case.
  • Steve announces New Member Orientation Sunday the 26th at 4 pm.
  • Lyn: Writing Prompt Group is Saturday the 25th at 6pm in the lounge.
  • Thursday's CNC build club! Inventor of TinyG and a resin 3d printer will be presented
  • A cold person comes in, waives introduction
  • 300 Seconds of Fame
    • Everett delivers a really unfortunate speech
    • Rhys mostly wants to talk about his vision for the space.
      • Talks about space in Ohio (Idea Foundry) that obtained huge grant. Asks us to consider emulating them.
      • "What has our democracy gotten us?"
    • Derek: "I will take some minutes every week"
    • Bry: "I promise to only burn the space down once."
    • Steve: "Well, I didn't steal any money."
    • Hef: Access for everyone to everything we have.
      • Systems group regular meetings.
    • Adam: "I did an awful job this last year being your PR director."
      • "I love creating more problems for us."
      • Geographical specificity regarding the location of the prayer furnace.
    • Catherine: Solidifying business plan. Straighten out 501c3
    • Ed: The space is growing up. The board is busy and responsible. This is cool.
    • Jay: Withdraws his candidacy. "Next time!"
  • Clamor while votes are counted.
  • Meeting ends without official adjournment.

Meeting End: 9 PM