Dayton Diode Monthly Meeting: April 11th
Brent and Joy
Insurance to pay: 700
Rent to pay: 500
Will leave us with $1090.40
No update on UD Group
Future of Diode Report:
Joe’s Brief synopsis. Diode to be a large community workshop with core ideologies of affordable and accessible.
Open hours for non members
One stop shop
Shared tools and equipment
Rentable studio space
Membership types - Student, full, Volunteer
Do corporate memberships fit into this design?
Rick is moving in July - prorated cube rental approved by members in attendance
Scratch Class Update
Mark C and Pat C
See: Available Classes Handout
$65 full pay w/ gear
$15 user provides own computer and gear
Intro to scratch programming
Intro to Raspberry Pi
Ready to start in May.
Dry run of the class is Sunday the 24th.
Mark would like to advertise Diode to DMA
Clair and Joe attended the collider at Tech Edge
Wright State’s makerspace had a presence
If we are a 1 stop shop, how do other makerspaces work into collaboration with other spaces?
Collaboration with other spaces should stay on our radar.
Steamworks Labs - Sean intending to be present at next meeting for some talking points
Mercury Transit Event:
Monday May 9th 7am to 2pm
To be advertised - looking to get schools involved