Category Archives: Community

Maker and Volunteer Meeting: 6 August 2014 at Quelab

Our fourth meeting for VOLUNTEERS and MAKERS will be Wednesday, August 6, from 7-9ish at Quelab, located at:

 

680 Haines Avenue NW  (at 7th)
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Map here

 

We will start painting and wiring our EL-wire/LED sign and continue assembling our mechanical badges.

 

Regular meetings will be held every Wednesday up until the event itself at Quelab, 7-9ish.

 

If you are interested in volunteering this year, and you have not already filled out the volunteer sign-up form, please do so. We use the spreadsheet generated from that form to send out emails, make phone calls, set up the schedule, etc.

 

Go here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1dhi9V-3YbTaL0XROc3GPLar21TzZCLg7j4JtrLAccyY/viewform

 

Of course, feel free to encourage any and all folks that you know to come down and help out, whether at meetings or at the event itself.

 

More questions? Contact volunteers {at} albuquerque-minimakerfaire.com

Community Talk on 94 Rock: Albuquerque Mini Maker Faire

Representatives from Albuquerque Mini Maker Faire’s board and from Intel appear on community talk on 94 Rock. Listen to the MP3 »

Maker and Volunteer Meeting: 30 July 2014, 7-9ish pm

Our third meeting for VOLUNTEERS and MAKERS will be Wednesday, July 30, from 7-9ish at Quelab, located at:

 

680 Haines Avenue NW  (at 7th)
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Map here

 

We will start painting and wiring our EL-wire/LED sign and continue assembling our mechanical badges.

 

Regular meetings will be held every Wednesday up until the event itself at Quelab, 7-9ish.

 

If you are interested in volunteering this year, and you have not already filled out the volunteer sign-up form, please do so. We use the spreadsheet generated from that form to send out emails, make phone calls, set up the schedule, etc.

 

Go here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1dhi9V-3YbTaL0XROc3GPLar21TzZCLg7j4JtrLAccyY/viewform

 

Of course, feel free to encourage any and all folks that you know to come down and help out, whether at meetings or at the event itself.

 

More questions? Contact volunteers {at} albuquerque-minimakerfaire.com

Save Those Gallon Milk Jugs!

As always, we need 100s of gallon milk jugs (the plastic kind) for ammunition for the trebuchet. Be sure to save ‘em and bring ‘em to our meetings later this Summer!

Mayor Berry Announces Collaboration to Leverage Maker Movement

In conjunction with a White House initiative to promote the “maker movement” and acknowledge cities that have taken a leadership role, Albuquerque Mayor Richard J. Berry, Intel Corporation and CNM have announced a collaboration to strengthen the downtown Innovation District.  Intel will be a Strategic Lead Technology Partner and Sponsor for CNM’s new STEMulus Center in downtown Albuquerque.  The announcement comes as the White House hosts its first ever Maker Faire.

Read the full announcement >