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Ideas of the Brave in action: Maker Expo

DW in da house: On Tuesday, I contributed to one of the best community figuring-stuff-out session of the past six years. Janette MacDonald, an analyst with Rod Regier’s Economic Development Group at City of Kitchener, rounded up a whack of people to inform the city’s ec dev 4-year strategic plan. It had the delightful side […]

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Talking Maker Expo with Weird Canada

DW here. This is my friend Marie LeBlanc Flanagan. She is the Executive Director and Editor in Chief of Weird Canada, which you’ve hopefully heard about and certainly should follow and support because: “Weird Canada exists to encourage, connect, and document creative expression across Canada.” Cribbed from Marie’s personal About page: “As the executive director […]

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Building Maker Expo

Hey, DW here on the ME Blog again. On Wednesday, we MEEPs brought a whack of people from the community together in DTK to introduce Maker Expo. One of our goals with ME is to connect people across groups in our community. To that end, we invited a mash up of makers, municipal government, schools, […]

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