[clug] May Canberra Linux Users Group meeting

Paul Wayper paulway at mabula.net
Mon May 23 16:00:02 MDT 2011

	Canberra Linux Users Group Meeting - 26th May 2011

Date:		26th May 2011 (Fourth Thursday of the month)

Time:		19:00 - 21:00 (or when it finishes)

Speaker:	Alistair De Silva, Angus Gratton, Chris Wolfe

		For this CLUG meeting, the MakeHackVoid group will be
		showing the CLUG members around their new premises
		opposite 30 Frencham St, Downer. The sign on the
		driveway says "ACT Motor Trades Association". There is
		a map at
		MakeHackVoid is a Canberra group dedicated to hardware
		hacking - modifying existing things and making new
		things to do neat, cool stuff. Now, thanks to
		co-operation from the ACT government, they have a shed
		in Downer to work in. This allows sharing of tools,
		collecting useful equipment and resources, and a
		well-equipped workshop for projects. 
		This evening the MakeHackVoid members will be showing
		CLUG members around the facilities, explaining the
		benefits of membership, showing off some of the
		members' projects, and demonstrating some of the shared
		facilities including the CNC mills that are member
		MHV is still organising their heating system for winter.
		Although there are heaters in the space it is still
		prone to be somewhat cold at night. Attendees are
		advised to rug up! 

Venue:		Room N101
		Computer Science and Information Technology Building
		North Road
		The Australian National University

		See http://clug.org.au/ for more directions and a map

Food/drink:	Pizza and soft drink/juice. Come hungry, and bring 
		about $6 to cover the cost of your share if you 
		want some.

If you would like to give a talk at a future meeting, please email me.

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