Author: Nick

Hi all! This Tuesday, November 8th at 6PM we will be hosting our monthly potluck again after a small summer recess.  Potlucks at the Makerspace are a great way to meet other members, have an enjoyable night out, and try …

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Hi all, Next week on Tuesday is our monthly Potluck.  Bring some food, and come on out to meet other members and enjoy a meal with friends.  All members are invited, and are welcome to invite their friends and family! …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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After our last garage sale, unfortunately we still had a fair bit of equipment and goods left over.  We’re going to be hosting a second round, with the goal of getting rid of some of the awesome equipment we already …

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Have you ever wanted to learn to solder?  You’ll get your chance!  Makerspace Nanaimo will be hosting a soldering workshop on July 25th, starting at 1pm.  Slots may be limited, so be sure to sign up early by emailing soldering@makerspacenanaimo.org! …

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Hey, all! It’s hot out there!  With the heat wave going on, it’s important to stay cool. Watch for signs of heat stroke, and keep well hydrated! A hat is a great way to keep cool The young and the …

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Have you ever dreamed of owning an audio vacuum tube amplifier or even built your own? Reading the schematic of a tube amplifier can seem like you’re staring at ancient Sanskrit!     Victor Kung from VKMusic will be at …

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Hi All, Tuesday, April 14th will be our April Potluck.  The potluck will be at 6, followed by a Project Show & Tell centered around a Reflow Oven project one of our members is working on.  We will also be looking …

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