Monthly Meeting 3/3/2020

Directors and Officers Present

  • Olivia Snyder: President
  • Anthony Alcala: Vice President
  • Ryan Elliott: Secretary
  • Brandon Hansford: Floating board/education coordinator
  • Luke Bayley: Floating board/Treasurer
  • John Sanders: Facilities coordinator
  • Greg Miller: CTO
  • Andy Michaels: Fundraising coordinator

Business

1st Order of Business:

Slides by Olivia click to view or download

2nd Order of Business:

We have a new exit sign and are getting a new fire extinguisher to meet fire safety compliance.

3rd Order of Business:

Discussed more about the move

4th Order of Business:

Microsoft Azure service is back to normal.

5th Order of Business:

Discussion about room rentals for private events. It has been determined that private events are allowed under our bylaws.

The event must be hosted by at least 1 member, and cannot conflict with a scheduled public event. Price point determined to be $50 per hour and time limit will be enforced by membership present at the time of event. All lab rules current at time of event apply. Room rental will be limited to just the classroom.

6th Order of Business:

Vote by the board to approve private room rental under the above wording. Vote passed unanimously.

7th Order of Business:

Discussion about the potential laser donation from DMS

8th Order of Business:

Wood shop committee now has access to update the wiki.

For anyone who does not know how to access our wiki the URL is http://wiki.thelab.ms

9th Order of Business:

Discussion of switching from google suite to Microsoft 365.

10th Order of Business:

Wood shop has brought up the topic of bringing in outside instructors. Further discussion will be needed.

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MEETUPS MOVED ONLINE/POSTPONED

08/01/2020 - As per the city's most recent COVID-19 update, all Meetups are postponed or moved ontile untile further notice.

TheLab.ms and its equipment are still open to members!

Meetup Feed

  • Lost Our Box Game Developers "Weekly Project Meetup" 2020-10-01 at 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM Online event TheLab.ms Plano's Makerspace Thursday, October 1 at 8:00 PM Do not RSVP here, instead do it here: https://www.meetup.com/lost-our-box-game-developers Whether it's your first time or you've been to all the meetu... https://www.meetup.com/TheLab-ms/events/273519322/
  • [SLACK] Work From "Home" From The Lab ⭐Online Quarantine Edition ⭐ 2020-10-02 at 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Online event TheLab.ms Plano's Makerspace Friday, October 2 at 9:00 AM Work From TheLab from Home Friday! WoFLHFri! Join us on our Slack channel to chat with fellow makers and learn about TheLab! While we're ALL stuck at ... https://www.meetup.com/TheLab-ms/events/273527880/
  • [ZOOM] Raspberry Pi User Group 2020-10-03 at 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Online event TheLab.ms Plano's Makerspace Saturday, October 3 at 10:00 AM Topic: DFW Raspberry Pi Usergroup 8/2020Time: Aug 1, 2020 10:00 Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meetinghttps://zoom.us/j/94427607474?pwd=UzY5Sy... https://www.meetup.com/TheLab-ms/events/273547947/

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