May 31, 2022

Previous Meeting: May 24, 2022 Meeting Procedure Next Meeting: June 7, 2022

Time and Place

Time: 7:30 PM
Place: Hybrid

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Weekly Meeting Agenda



  • Members may enter and use the space 24/7. If you Feel Sick - Stay Home.
  • Masks are optional, but encouraged
  • Get vaccinated if you can, while you are at it, get a Flu shot
  • Respect Science, Respect Nature, Respect Each Other

Building Updates

  • PLEASE respect the building alarm
  • We have 24 hour access to our space and the front stairwell ONLY, all other areas will trigger the alarm.
  • The alarm is active from 10pm to 6am
  • Do not go into any other part of the building during these times (ie; dumping the trash), as it will set off the alarm.


  • If you have an Amazon account, please use Amazon Smile to donate to Hive13 at
  • Select "Sad Bee Inc", which is our corporate name.
  • It really helps give us a little more money to spend for things you want.
  • Be excellent to each other.

Welcome Guests!

  • Introductions
  • What kind of things are you interested in doing/making?
  • How did you hear about us?
  • Tour After Meeting

Upcoming Events and Classes

  • Saturday, June 4th at 1
    • Sewing machine and Serger basics
  • Saturday June 4th at 5pm
    • May Game Night (WITH CAKE) *
      • We are aware June 4th is not in the month of May. Shush.
  • Wednesday June 7th at 9am
    • At Drip Coffee Lounge (which is a fantastic place you should frequent)
    • Wave Pool is beginning to plan for Made in Camp and we're invited!
  • Saturday, June 11th at noon
    • Saturday Cleanup!
  • Sunday, June 12th at 10
    • Cincinnati Weaver’s Guild setting up our loom!
  • Monday, June 13th at 7:30
    • Board meeting
  • Tuesday June 14th at 7:45
    • Tuesday Talk : Cyrina Thomas with Precious Plastics
  • Wednesday, June 15th at 7:30
    • Outreach Committee meeting
  • Friday, June 17th at 6
    • Needlecraft Night
  • Wednesday, June 22nd at 8
    • Warden’s meeting
  • Saturday, June 25th at 9 am
      • Please contact Konstantinos for details
  • Saturday, June 25th at 1:30
    • Technology committee meeting
  • Sunday, June 26th at 5
    • June Game Night (WITH CAKE!)
  • Saturday, July 23rd at ?
    • 2022 Annual Meeting

Committee Updates

  • Hot Crafts
  • Outreach
    • we are OUT and ABOUT (at pride!!)
      • June 25th, kickoff at 11am so please be there around 9 for staging (will update if i hear different)
      • umbrellas for our jellyfish have shipped, will post in #outreach when they have arrived
      • please let Kostas P. know if you want to walk!!
        • totally okay if you can't make it, Kostas P. will give you the umbrella or leave it in your spot for you to decorate!!
    • honeycombs!!
      • Kayla's been sick - started editing 1st honeycomb today!
        • thank you!!
    • mentor program
    • Wavepool Made in Camp in the fall!!
      • shoutout to Dave V. and Kate C. for heading to the interest meeting next week!!
      • we could do cool, fun stuff for this!!
    • where do YOU want to see Hive13 makin' noise??
      • message Kostas P. or post in #outreach on Slack!!
    • like, comment, and subscribe gamers
  • Finance
  • Technology
    • Notes from tech meeting re: election
  • Kitchen
    • Throw to Paul + slideshow


  • Blundarmobile is BACK and has quenched its thirst for coolant.
  • REMINDER: Check your valves!
  • Speaking of gas - it's hot craft regassing time!


Frisbee Round & Hive Fives

  • See slideshow


start time: 7:35pm Eastern Daylight Time

end time:

Kitchen Talk w/ Paul Picton

  • went through and took notes and read through all the kitchen messages in Slack.
  • has a proposed layout
  • going with commercial type, stainless steel tables
    • going for a church style, campground style kitchen
    • easy to sanitize
  • stainless steel shelves above tables
  • wire racks above sink
  • we have prison tables!
  • next steps! (in order, for phase 1)
    • relocate electrical box over sink
    • install frp on walls - june 4 & 5
    • install new microwave above stove
    • obtain stainless steel shelves & tables - june 7
    • move two prison tables to island area - june 7
    • sort through kitchen items; keep what is useful & discard the rest
    • move wood storage shelves to beside sink - june 10
    • determine additional equipment and supplies - june 10
    • submit budget request for additional items (~$500) - june 14
    • vote for that budget - june 21
    • procure & install items voted on - june 28
    • end of phase 1
  • Phase 2 steps
    • replace prison tables
    • add storage under rolling table
    • procure an induction stove to replace electric stove
    • drop down cords to power equipment on island
    • evaluate sustainability of microwave vent