Monthly Meeting 4/7/2020

Directors and Officers Present

  • Olivia Snyder: President
  • Anthony Alcala: Vice President
  • Luke Bayley: Floating Board, Treasurer
  • Brandon Hansford: Floating Board, Education Coordinator
  • Ryan Elliott: Secretary of the Board
  • Greg Miller: Chief Technical Officer
  • Andy Michaels: Fundraising Coordinator
  • John Sanders: Facilities Coordinator

Business:

1st Order of Business:

Presentation by Olivia Snyder. Click to view or download.

2nd Order of Business:

Significant negative cashflow of approx $750 from the month of March, however we are still positive approx $250 for the year. However this is in line with historical numbers and lack of donations from foot traffic.

3rd Order of Business:

Digital service problems with Microsoft Azure have been resolved.

4th Order of Business:

Online meetups have been going well.

5th Order of Business:

We have gotten info for the next North Texas Giving day. However fundraising has gone nowhere due to the virus.

6th Order of Business:

We will not be able to move when the lease is up. We will be looking into what our options are with our lease renewal.

7th Order of Business:

Elections are in 2 months and we will start preparing.

8th Order of Business:

Leadership will be meeting privately to plan for how we plan to ride out the stay at home period. And weather or not we need to apply for a loan under the CARES act.

9th Order of Business:

Domains for Slingfest and North Texas Trebuchet have been transferred to Tommy.

Hours & Info

469.298.9683
24/7 Access for Members
Open House Every Tues. @ 8PM

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

  • [DISCORD] Weekly Video Game Night! ⭐Online Quarantine Edition ⭐ 2020-09-26 at 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM TheLab.ms - Plano's Makerspace (1915 N Central Expy Ste 370, Plano, TX) TheLab.ms Plano's Makerspace Saturday, September 26 at 7:00 PM Oh no! We're social distancing, so come play with us on our Discord Channel! https://discord.gg/U9DUCey WE ARE NOT MEETING AT THE PHYSICAL LAB. STAY H... https://www.meetup.com/TheLab-ms/events/273399570/
  • Intro To C# Programming In Unity 2020-09-29 at 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM Online event TheLab.ms Plano's Makerspace Tuesday, September 29 at 8:00 PM This will be a continuing bi-weekly class that goes over basic concepts used in C# that are related to Unity. While it is not required it is suggested... https://www.meetup.com/TheLab-ms/events/273372604/
  • Weekly Open House! 2020-09-29 at 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM TheLab.ms - Plano's Makerspace (1915 N Central Expy Ste 370, Plano, TX) TheLab.ms Plano's Makerspace Tuesday, September 29 at 8:00 PM Come see the space and see what we do! Our facility is equipped with: • an electronics lab • a drone / quadcopter repair station • a 3D printing facil... https://www.meetup.com/TheLab-ms/events/273471583/

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