Year: 2014


Great news from Friday night, our internet is back and better than ever! We’ve upgraded to Shaw and expect no further internet issues or random downtimes. Rejoice!

Arduino Night Tonight!

BC Robotics will be hosting another  Arduino Night here at the makerspace this evening. There will be a slight change to the format of Arduino night as it is going to be more oriented to working on your own projects with

Raspberry Jam December 7th

Raspberry Jam – come and see what you can do with a Raspberry Pi computer A Raspberry Jam is your chance to find out about the Raspberry Pi computer* your chance to share what you’ve been doing with a Pi

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3D Printer – Printrbot Simple Metal

Today we have purchased a new 3d printer.  A big thank you goes out to the members and sponsors that donated the money to make this possible. Technical Specifications: Model: 1403 Build Volume: 6″ x 6″ x 6″ / 150mm x

Arduino Night – Wednesday November 19th

BC Robotics will be hosting another  Arduino Night here at the makerspace this coming Wednesday November 19th. The Arduino night seminar is loosely based on the guide found within the Arduino Starter Kit.  It is recommend that you have the kit,

Woodworking Workshops

Owen, our woodworking shop leader, is putting on a workshop this Tuesday at 7, taking attendees through some woodworking basics.  Email if you’re interested in attending!

Makerspace Nanaimo Makes Donation to Literacy Central Vancouver Island

Literacy Central VI runs a computer donation program that helps supply families in need with computer systems, everything from the power cables to the mouse.  We’re happy to be able to contribute, donating 10 LCD monitors for the cause! Literacy Central

Game Night

Hey, all! Starting Fridays at 7, we’ll be setting up Games Nights. These will be primarily socially-oriented events, whether board games, card games, video games, or any other kind of game that attendees are interested in. If you’re interested in

Saturday Work Party – Nov. 8th

This Saturday we’ll be hosting another work party – the goal this time will be to clean up our spaaaaaace a bit, including the exterior of the building. There’s some metal trash we need to take out, and lots of

Tuesday Evening Meeting

Early reminder to everyone we will be having our weekly meeting this Tuesday at 7PM. Everyone is welcome, including non members that wish to check the place out.