Year: 2015

Holiday Event Cancellations

With the holidays being a busy time we’ve cancelled the following events: Dec 23 – Electronics Night Dec 25 – Games Night Dec 26 – Work Party Dec 27 – 3D Printing Dec 29 – General Meeting Dec 30 –

Holiday Promotions

The promotion is now over. With the holidays just around the corner we thought we’re offer something special: One Month Membership Gift Card for only $25 ($15 off!) New members who sign up for January will get the rest of

BioHacker Derek Jacoby at MakerSpace

Hi all, Join Biohacker Derek Jacoby to learn about the exploration uniting technology & nature to optimize life. He will be talking about BioHacking; what it is, how it affects us every day, and more. It’s sure to be a

Soldering Workshop – Saturday, Nov. 21, 1pm

Makerspace Nanaimo will be hosting a level 1 soldering workshop on Saturday, Nov. 21 at 1pm. In this workshop we will be learning how to solder a blinky light. This will include identifying each of the components, locating where they

October 27, General Meeting

Hey Makers, Tomorrow night’s General Meeting, with the hopes of some member focused space improvements, will focus on the two following topics: 1. Space layout and planning. 2. Committees maintenance and structure Take some time and consider what your ideal

Raspberry Pi Media Center Workshop – Wed, Oct. 21 6:30pm

We will be covering the entire process of setting up a Raspberry Pi for use as a Media Center including installing the software, configuring the system, plugging it in, and how to use it once set up. Not sure what

New Donation

NEW DONATION: Hey Makers, Great news. Today we had a new piece equipment donated to the space. Colin Dobell and the team at Inuktun Services have provided the space with a PCB (Printed Circuit Board) prototyping machine. Inuktun is a

Vancouver Island Camp Smalltalk – Nov. 6-8

If you are interested in ScratchOnPI, combining your Smalltalk project with any other peripheral device, trying a different Smalltalk out or just chatting and meeting old and new friends, this should be the perfect weekend to do so. Smalltalk is

Level 2 Soldering Workshop

Notice: This post originally stated 2pm in error; the correct time is 1pm Our level one soldering workshops have been quite popular and we’ve had some great feedback, and now it’s time to announce our level 2 soldering workshop!  In this

Soldering Workshop

Have you ever wanted to learn to solder?  You’ll get your chance!  Makerspace Nanaimo will be hosting a soldering workshop on September 26th, starting at 1pm, with a second workshop at 3pm.  Slots may be limited, so be sure to