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= HACK ON! =
= HACK ON! =
* See Andy for t-shirts!
* See Brian for t-shirts!
* Tours
* Tours

Revision as of 17:32, 27 February 2018




  • Paul and crew! The dust collection system is coming out great
  • Patrick, The 404 Hackathon was amazing! Thanks

Equipment Report

  • The 3d printers and vinyl cutters have a cash box next to them. Please pay for your materials
  • If it breaks or needs replacing email broken@lvl1.org. (even if it is a 1/8th inch drill bit!)
  • FAPs passed for new press and table saw
  • Table saw blades getting sharpened.
  • Please EMAIL me your request with as much information as possible; i/e links to websites. Consumables are difficult to find sometimes and I am not a mind reader!

First Time Visitor Info

Are there any 1st time visitors? Tour at the end of Meeting? Waivers of Liability - Please sign if you have not already

  • Prime Directive: Be Excellent to Each Other
  • Minors must be attended by Parent/Guardian! Unattended children will be given an espresso and a puppy!
  • LVL1 Means of Communication
    • Our website / calendar is www.lvl1.org
    • Sign up for our Google Group discussion list https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/lvl1
    • You can find all of our Meeting Minutes on our wiki: wiki.lvl1.org
    • Facebook, Twitter
    • Google Hangout https://hangouts.google.com/group/KrvEvKVKapRzznlh2
    • Want to learn something new, get some equipment training, or host a workshop? Send email to learn@lvl1.org Anyone can receive the email!
    • Something broken? Email broken@lvl1.org
    • directors@lvl1.org if you have a need to contact those "in charge"
  • Culture of Cleanliness - Clean up after yourself. Get a FREE Clorox Wipe!
    • Includes clean tables, surfaces.
  • T-Shirts are on sale after the meeting in the classroom!!! 10 bucks a piece
  • We have an Amazon Smile account. PLEASE USE! LVL1 gets .05% back from each purchase. Shop at smile.amazon.com: pick us as your nonprofit; some proceeds come our way.

Regular Weekly Meetups

If you would like to host a meetup on whatever see Brian and he will help you get set up!


    Night of The Hat (Fortnightly Mondays, next 3/6/2018 @ 8 PM) *** Learn to solder, work on Inter-hackerspace "Naval Strategy Game", 
    open making. 
    Louisville Sound builders (fortnightly Mondays, next meet up is 3/13/2018 @ 8pm   


    LVL1 Open Meeting & Making (Tuesdays @ 8pm) 
    Learn-a-thing before the Open Meeting - Yea Jared!
    CNC Training in Classroom 6-7:45pm, continued after meeting (Brian) - Month of March except 3/20
    Directors Meeting (3rd Tuesday of the month, Directors meeting is 3/20 @ 9pm in classroom)


   The weekly Dust Collection system build night. 7-9 see Paul for details


    Derby Py Meetup ** Discussion of Python related topics next meeting  3/26 @ 6:30) 
    Check location - they may have outgrown our classsroom


    Irregular Movie and Open Build Night (Friday @ 8pm)
    or you could Watch a terrible movie and ignore your project!
    Or maybe work on your project and 
    ignore a terrible movie... The choice is yours.
    Pizza and Chinese are usually ordered at approximately at 7:30p
    (~$7/person) Chinese is approx. (~$9/person)
    FRIDAY NIGHT is also Fix It Friday
    * Bring your Broken stuff to Ben!

Upcoming Workshops and Events

  • Monthly Makerfaire Louisville Workshops (4th Wednesday of the month; next FEB. 28th @ 6:00 PM)
    • Co-hosted by Makerfaire Louisville and LVL1, Make something every 4th Wednesday of the month until Makerfaire 2018.
    • LED bottle lights
    • Contact: Jared
  • Bloominglabs New Space Opening March 3!
  • Bath Bomb class March 17 - 11a-2p - Amy Shah
  • Hot and Spicy Fest March 10 4pm-8pm
    • Hot and spicy potluck: Bring spicy food, eat spicy food, regret spicy food.
    • Contact Fire Tim
  • Saturday - Madlibs Hackathon March 25 11 to 5

LVL1 Makership

  • Apply at www.lvl1.org/makership
  • September Makership Application Deadline - Thursday, 1/31 @ 11:59 PM, if you'd be interested in peer reviewing the applications and being on the Makership selection committee.
  • Submit your project for a chance to win 3 months of membership and $100 toward your project.
  • Apply at www.lvl1.org/makership
  • If you would like to donate ($5/mo) to this cause, see one of the directors and we can set you up!


  • Also equipment and supplies wanted (What do you need for that project you are making?)


  • See Brian for t-shirts!
  • Tours

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