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{{headerbox}}'''You can join Noisebridge by showing up as a participant''' or by attending [[meetings]] and applying to become either an official [[philanthropist]] who donates and has 24 hour access or a full [[membership|Noisebridge Member]] which has the power to block [[consensus]] decisions. 24 hour access comes with the responsibility for [[closing]] the space at night.
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==Participant==
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Everyone who participates in Noisebridge is a participant. Participants have new and old participate by [[do-ocracy]] and do things that look like they need doing while being excellent in doing so. All participants have a voice in [[meetings]] and [[consensus]] and may propose, discuss and give reasons for blocking consensus items items.
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==Philanthropist==
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[[Philanthropy|Philanthropists]] give back to Noisebridge with monthly [[Donate|donations]] and have 4 hour access tokens and responsibility for [[closing]] at night. You can become a Philanthropist by showing up at [[meetings]] and getting 1 [[membership|member]] to sponsor you. If you're approved you'll be asked to [[donate]], given an access token, and briefed on how to close up.
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* '''Philanthropy+:''' If you wish to be able to grant temporary access tokens to people but don't want to apply for full membership, you can ask at meetings for Philanthropy+ and be consensed for it.
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==Member==
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[[Membership|Members]] take responsibility for the long-term stewardship of Noisebridge and can block [[consensus]] items. You can apply for membership at [[meetings]] and after 4 weeks a [[consensus]] determines if you become a member. Membership is not required for participation in consensus discussions and non-members can point out reasons to block that members might agree with and block on their behalf.
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== Things To Do As a Noisebridger ==
 
Here is a list of steps people usually complete as they become part of the Noisebridge community. All are optional, and they may be completed in any order.
 
Here is a list of steps people usually complete as they become part of the Noisebridge community. All are optional, and they may be completed in any order.
  
 
* [[Getting_In|Enter]] Noisebridge
 
* [[Getting_In|Enter]] Noisebridge
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* Strike up a productive conversation with other Noisebridge visitors
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** Your chats don't '''have''' to be with members.
 
* Ask someone to give you a tour
 
* Ask someone to give you a tour
 
** Ask them how they learned about Noisebridge
 
** Ask them how they learned about Noisebridge
 
* Attend a [[Meetings|Weekly Meeting]]
 
* Attend a [[Meetings|Weekly Meeting]]
** But don't stress if you can't
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** But don't stress it if you're not a meeting person
* Create a [https://www.noisebridge.net/Special:UserLogin&type=signup Wiki User Account]
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* Create a [https://www.noisebridge.net/wiki/Join_Noisebridge_Wiki Wiki User Account]
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** Make some edits.
 
** Create a user page.
 
** Create a user page.
 
** Copy this to-do list to your user page. Strike out the tasks you've accomplished.
 
** Copy this to-do list to your user page. Strike out the tasks you've accomplished.
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** Point out spam to people who can delete it.
 
* Join a like-minded [[Mailinglist]]
 
* Join a like-minded [[Mailinglist]]
 
** Send a message introducing yourself
 
** Send a message introducing yourself
* Try and comprehend our particular flavor of collectivist anarchy by reading the [[Hours]] page.
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* Try and comprehend our particular flavor of collectivist, diversified anarchy by reading the [[Hours]] page.
 
** Don't worry if it seems a bit strange.
 
** Don't worry if it seems a bit strange.
 
* Clean up something that needs cleaning
 
* Clean up something that needs cleaning
 
* Befriend a member.  
 
* Befriend a member.  
** Ask her to set you up with a [[Keycode_Access|Door code]]
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** Ask her to set you up with a [[RFID_Token|Access token]]
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* Ask for access to Slack
 
* Be excellent in a new and surprising way
 
* Be excellent in a new and surprising way
 
* Get a proper tour of the [[Resources/Shop|Dirty / Wood shop]].  
 
* Get a proper tour of the [[Resources/Shop|Dirty / Wood shop]].  
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** Fingers grow back, right?
 
** Fingers grow back, right?
 
* Attend Circuit Hacking Monday
 
* Attend Circuit Hacking Monday
** Meet [[User:Maltman23|Mitch]]
 
 
** Buy a kit and build it.
 
** Buy a kit and build it.
 
* Take a [[:Category:Events|class]]
 
* Take a [[:Category:Events|class]]
* Learn how to use the [[Media_Center|Jukebox]]
 
** Play some awesome music.
 
** Rock out.
 
 
* Set up a recurring [[Donate_or_Pay_Dues|donation]]
 
* Set up a recurring [[Donate_or_Pay_Dues|donation]]
* Create an account on [[Pony]], our illustrious file server
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* Become familiar with where we as a community have been by listening to [[User:Tdfischer|Victoria]] drone on about the histories of Noisebridge
** Poke around. Find some lulz.
 
** Upload new lulz.
 
* Become familiar with where we as a community have been by listening to [[User:rubin110|Rubin]] drone on about the histories of Noisebridge
 
 
* Edit a wiki page that could use some improvement
 
* Edit a wiki page that could use some improvement
 
** Add something to this list
 
** Add something to this list

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You can join Noisebridge by showing up as a participant or by attending meetings and applying to become either an official philanthropist who donates and has 24 hour access or a full Noisebridge Member which has the power to block consensus decisions. 24 hour access comes with the responsibility for closing the space at night.

Participant[edit]

Everyone who participates in Noisebridge is a participant. Participants have new and old participate by do-ocracy and do things that look like they need doing while being excellent in doing so. All participants have a voice in meetings and consensus and may propose, discuss and give reasons for blocking consensus items items.

Philanthropist[edit]

Philanthropists give back to Noisebridge with monthly donations and have 4 hour access tokens and responsibility for closing at night. You can become a Philanthropist by showing up at meetings and getting 1 member to sponsor you. If you're approved you'll be asked to donate, given an access token, and briefed on how to close up.

  • Philanthropy+: If you wish to be able to grant temporary access tokens to people but don't want to apply for full membership, you can ask at meetings for Philanthropy+ and be consensed for it.

Member[edit]

Members take responsibility for the long-term stewardship of Noisebridge and can block consensus items. You can apply for membership at meetings and after 4 weeks a consensus determines if you become a member. Membership is not required for participation in consensus discussions and non-members can point out reasons to block that members might agree with and block on their behalf.

Things To Do As a Noisebridger[edit]

Here is a list of steps people usually complete as they become part of the Noisebridge community. All are optional, and they may be completed in any order.

  • Enter Noisebridge
  • Strike up a productive conversation with other Noisebridge visitors
    • Your chats don't have to be with members.
  • Ask someone to give you a tour
    • Ask them how they learned about Noisebridge
  • Attend a Weekly Meeting
    • But don't stress it if you're not a meeting person
  • Create a Wiki User Account
    • Make some edits.
    • Create a user page.
    • Copy this to-do list to your user page. Strike out the tasks you've accomplished.
    • Point out spam to people who can delete it.
  • Join a like-minded Mailinglist
    • Send a message introducing yourself
  • Try and comprehend our particular flavor of collectivist, diversified anarchy by reading the Hours page.
    • Don't worry if it seems a bit strange.
  • Clean up something that needs cleaning
  • Befriend a member.
  • Ask for access to Slack
  • Be excellent in a new and surprising way
  • Get a proper tour of the Dirty / Wood shop.
    • Don't be afraid of the scary tools.
    • Fingers grow back, right?
  • Attend Circuit Hacking Monday
    • Buy a kit and build it.
  • Take a class
  • Set up a recurring donation
  • Become familiar with where we as a community have been by listening to Victoria drone on about the histories of Noisebridge
  • Edit a wiki page that could use some improvement
    • Add something to this list
  • Learn to use the vinyl cutter
    • Make a sticker for your laptop.
    • Make a sticker for somebody else's laptop
  • Learn how to use the sewing machines
  • Learn to use the Lasercutter
  • Learn to use the 3d printers
  • Give a class
  • Give a newcomer a tour
  • Apply for Membership
  • Get a Hackerspace Passport
    • Add a Noisebridge visa
  • Help out other more newbie newbies
  • Hack the planet