Maria Saporta is a longtime Atlanta business, civic and urban affairs journalist with a deep knowledge of our city, our region and state. In this month’s SaportaReport, columnist Ben Smith writes about the Atlanta Maker Scene. Enjoy the read!
We are happy to announce our first official board of directors: Lew Lefton – president Garrett Goebel – president-elect Marc Wisniewski – treasurer Caitlin Dooley – secretary Gail Rothman – board member at large (DEF rep) They were appointed in accordance with our Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws. Minutes of our first board meeting are posted in […]
We’ll meet this Tuesday July 16 at the Decatur Recreation Center to share updates on current activities, then socialize in downtown Decatur. Free parking at the Decatur Library next door. You can RSVP at our brand spanking new meetup.com page: Some bullet points for the agenda are: We are still actively seeking and evaluating spaces, […]
We are planning to be at the Decatur Arts Festival over Memorial Day weekend. We’ll be at the Children’s Arts Festival on Saturday May 25 so stop by and make a flexagon! We’re also working to gather some area makers on the square on Sunday May 26 from 1-3. Look for the 3D printers!
We are a group of people who are working to establish a Maker Space in or near Decatur, GA. Right now we have a google group with a mailing list. We also have this working mission statement: Decatur Makers is a welcoming, family-friendly community of inquisitive, motivated people who work together in a safe environment […]