Hey guys, tonight was my first night at Noisebridge, and from the moment I went upstairs I felt at home.
Here are things that I am mostly good at:
Engineering *mostly mechanical*, Fabrication, Prototyping, Welding, Soldering, Braising, Pipe fitting, Basic Circuitry, Anything boat related (diesel, hydraulics, electrical distribution, power storage and generation), SCUBA Diving and SCUBA equipment, Most automotive, Painting, Organizing, Being meticulous.
Things I am Mostly Bad At (but would like to get better with...) :
Designing circuits, Programing and or Coding, Being outgoing enough to meet new people, Website building, Dancing at Parties, Servers & Databases, De-Bugging, Boolean Mathematics, Recursive thinking, Playing Basketball, Not Falling Down, Dressing super well, Making people laugh, 3D Printing & Laser Engraving.
Projects I want to get involved in: Anything that piques my interest. One of my life mottoes is to stay inquisitive and never stop learning! I love diving in over my head and seeing what shakes out.
Enter Noisebridge (X) Ask someone to give you a tour (X) Ask them how they learned about Noisebridge (X) Attend a Weekly Meeting But don't stress if you can't Create a Wiki User Account (X) Create a user page.(X) Copy this to-do list to your user page. Strike out the tasks you've accomplished. (X) Join a like-minded Mailinglist (X) Send a message introducing yourself Try and comprehend our particular flavor of collectivist anarchy by reading the Hours page. Don't worry if it seems a bit strange. Clean up something that needs cleaning (X) Befriend a member. Ask her to set you up with a Door code 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? (X) (...mostly: depends how much you cut off..) Attend Circuit Hacking Monday (X) Meet Mitch (X) Buy a kit and build it. (X) Take a class Learn how to use the Jukebox Play some awesome music. Rock out. Set up a recurring donation (X) Create an account on Pony, our illustrious file server Poke around. Find some lulz. Upload new lulz. Become familiar with where we as a community have been by listening to Rubin 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