Planning Meeting - January 18, 2010
From Workshop 88
1/18/2010 - Workshop 88 Meeting
Get more kits for power supplies.
Projects for next Hackathon
Chris - Looking for someone with experience with the Arduino.
Get an informal tutorial on an Arduino
What people want to teach. Have a pool of people together who will be able to teach classes.
Fredo - Homebrewing class. Have two batches - one that's ready, and one that we can start working on
Russ - Location search. Look for 400-500 sq. ft to start w/ our current member numbers. Need another 8 members or so before we get space.
Aly - post on forum to start soliciting interest in gaining membership.
Cheat sheet on explaining who/what we are
Russ - Cheat sheet: how do we succinctly explain who we are
Fredo and Aly - this is something we can work on
--We're willing to get a smaller space and make some concessions just to get a space to start. (discussion on finding a space)
March is when we get a space.
Full member goal for March: 18
Workshop 88 Event for publicity
Third week in February, Thursday night (the 18th)
Hotshots or Avalanche 2 or Fry's in Downer's Grove, American Science and Surplus
Chris is going to talk to Fry's
Where can we get a place for the event
Have projects ready for it to show off
This will be a meet and greet
Chris - What kind of cool projects do we want to have for this. Have an agenda?
Discussion about weather balloon
Power Wheels Series?
March 11th or 25th
By the next meeting we will accomplish:
Mission, logo, style sheet, flyer proposals, tshirts
Bar locations figured out, think of other projects for Hackathon
Also work on projects for Hackathon
Space balloon event set up