November 16, 2021

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Previous Meeting: November 9, 2021 Meeting Procedure Next Meeting: November 23, 2021

Time and Place

Time: 7:30 PM
Place: 2701 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati OH 45225 (with Hybrid online option)
If you come in person, call our doorbell number [[1]]

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Otherwise, to join by phone, dial [513-760-6776|+1 513-760-6776] and enter this PIN: 863 676 973#
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Weekly Meeting Agenda

  • 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.
  • COVID-19
    • Wear a mask (Required for entry to Hive13)
    • Get vaccinated if you can
    • While you are at it, get a Flu shot!
    • NO spraying VOCs indoors until we have implemented a legitimate ventilation system for the paint booth please. Please take it out to the parking lot for the time being. This should be short term, the ventilation is a high priority.

Welcome Guests!

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

Upcoming Events

  • November 17 2021 - Outreach Committee Meeting
    • 7:30 pm
  • November 19 2021 - Needlecraft Night
    • 6pm
  • November 20 2021 - Kitchen Committee Meeting
    • 2 pm
  • November 21 2021 - Cosplay Craft Meet
    • 1 pm
  • November 30th 2021 - Narcan Training
    • After Tuesday meeting
  • December 2 2021 - Retro Game Night
    • Game Cube!
    • 7:30 pm
  • Don't forget to submit T shirt designs

Upcoming Certifications & Classes

  • Wood Shop I (Jointer, Planar, Table Saw, and miter saw)
    • November 20, 2021
    • Currently in need of teacher
  • Basics of soldering, desoldering, and proto-board circuit building
    • December 4, 2021 (moved from the 27 due to Thanksgiving and conflicts)
    • Taught by John C

Vote Discussion

  • "Machining Stuff" Vote ends today
  • Feedback Suppression System for speaker system in Hive
    • by John C.
  • Paint Booth vote has been postponed as we hash out planning
    • Update on current status

Updates from Committees

  • Girls Who Code is a go! Have a kid who wants to learn to code in 6th to 12th grade? This is perfect for them! Please contact Konstantinos (@casketcase on Slack) for more information. Starting January 9th, 2022.
  • Send photos to the Outreach Committee! With your consent to be used on social media
  • Kitchen Committee first meeting Nov 20th at 2:00 pm


  • Miter saw dust hood! Thanks Chuck!
  • Photography chill room's fancy chandelier is now lit! Thanks Vince!
  • Donated kiln is making that hot, thicc heat


  • There is now a #digital-art channel!

Other Notes / General Discussion

  • Interest in contributing to endowment fund with Hive13 as beneficiary?
    • Helps ensure the organization survives long term
    • Contribution examples include : end of life estate planning, regular/annual gifts, employer donations, fund raiser proceeds, etc
    • Contact Dave S for more information / if interested!
  • Grants / Low income membership?
    • Conversation has come up about learning grant writing as well as brainstorming ways to provide low income memberships
    • Member Pamela Taylor is a Grants Manager for People Working Cooperatively and has offered to help us out pro bono
  • Hive13 Secret Santa? Making toys for kids?

Frisbee Round

  • What have you made?
  • See TV bulletin board


start time: 7:33pm

end time: 8:16pm

## Votes

  • "machining stuff" vote has passed unanimously
  • Paint Booth vote has been postponed as we hash out planning
    • reminder: kevin m. volunteered to **lead** hanging the duct work
    • we need help to do this
    • we will not be able to spray VOCs in the space until this is done
    • Dave V. and Kevin M. are the people to talk to about this.
    • Please help if you can, we need help.

## Grants/Low Income membership

  • definitely something that we do want to do, we just need to discuss more and implement this in the **right** way.

Remind to please keep being excellent to each other.