Member Guidelines

(This is the text that is printed on the back of the membership application form which all members must sign when applying for a membership)

By becoming a member the applicant agrees to abide by all rules and regulations as may be implemented or altered from time to time by MAKERS. Such rules and regulations include safety, resource usage, child supervision and public behavior.

SAFETY: Members must abide by all posted safety regulations and protocols and do nothing that will endanger themselves, others or MAKERS property.

RESOURCES: Members are free to use whatever resources are identified as being for member use. Members may not use the personal tools, materials or supplies of another member unless explicit permission is received. Members are encouraged to exercise reasonable restraint in the use of supplies and to make supply donations if an excess of supplies are used.

CHILD SUPERVISION: Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied and supervised by a responsible adult at all times. Children under the age of 12 are not permitted in the space after 8:00 PM unless participating in a family or group activity. Children members between the ages of 12 and 16 may only be left unsupervised at Makers for a period of 2 hours unless participating in a scheduled activity.

PUBLIC BEHAVIOUR: Respectful discourse, polite interaction, fairness, honesty and decency are all expected behaviours of MAKERS members while at MAKERS. Consumption drugs on the premises will not be tolerated. Alcohol may only be consumed when served BY Makers.

MEMBERS who volunteer 50 or more hours per year will receive a 50% discount on their next membership fee.

MEMBERS are issued a membership card which must be produced if requested while in the MAKERS space.

MEMBERS agree that event or promotional photography may include them or their works, are owned by MAKERS and are not subject to copyright claims.

MEMBERS agree that they undertake activities at MAKERS at their own risk and except for liability related to negligence MAKERS is not liable for injury or loss suffered while members are engaged in activities at MAKERS.

MEMBERS understands that MAKERS will not sell or disclose their personal information, will not offer discounts on their works in the retail store, will keep their works insured, secure, safe and protected and will make all efforts to promote and sell all consigned goods.

MAKERS hopes that members will participate in this social endeavor by teaching, volunteering, organizing and actively contributing to the operation and success of Makers.


Day Pass User Guidelines

Day Pass users agree to abide by all rules and regulations as may be implemented or altered from time to time by MAKERS. Such rules and regulations include safety, resource usage, child supervision and public behavior.

SAFETY: Day Pass users must abide by all posted safety regulations and protocols and do nothing that will endanger themselves, others or MAKERS property.

RESOURCES: Day Pass users are free to use most resources which are identified as being for member use.   Day Pass users are encouraged to exercise reasonable restraint in the use of supplies and to make supply donations if an excess of supplies are used.

Day Pass users may not use certain woodshop tools or supplies and may not enter the woodshop itself.

CHILD SUPERVISION: Children 16 and under who are at Makers on a Day Pass must be accompanied and supervised by a responsible adult at all times. The supervising adult must also purchase a Day Pass.

PUBLIC BEHAVIOUR: Respectful discourse, polite interaction, fairness, honesty and decency are all expected behaviours of MAKERS participants while at MAKERS. Consumption of drugs or alcohol on the premises will not be tolerated.

Day Pass Users agree that event or promotional photography may include them or their works, are owned by MAKERS and are not subject to copyright claims.

Day Pass Users agree that they undertake activities at MAKERS at their own risk and except for liability related to negligence MAKERS is not liable for injury or loss suffered while members are engaged in activities at MAKERS.