Category: Events & Activites

Posts listing or providing updates on makerspace activities such as work parties, workshops, get-togethers, or meetings

Upcoming Week’s Events – July 3-9

Friday, 7pm – Games Night Saturday, 9am – Work Party Sunday, 7pm – 3D Printing Night more info at https://makerspacenanaimo.org/events/

Soldering Workshop

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!

Tube Amp Workshop

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

Camp Smalltalk

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

Arduino Night – April 8th @ 7:00 PM

Wednesday April 8th BC Robotics will be hosting Arduino night once again. Officially we start at 7:00 PM and as always  there will be a selection of parts and accessories available for purchase from BC Robotics starting at 6:00 PM.

General Meeting

Hi All, Today at 7 pm is our general  meeting.  It’s not showing up on the calendar to the left, but it is going on and we hope to see you there!

Today is Arduino Day!

Today is Arduino Day! We will be having a special Arduino based open house today from 1:00 – 3:00 PM. Come on down and check out Arduino projects, ask questions, or share your own project!

Raspberry Jam

Pi Day is coming – It’s on March 14th.  And it’s 2015.  And because we’re such geeks, we can start at 2:26 PM – 9:26 PM UTC – to make the start time the awe-inspiring 3/14/15 9:26pm – 3.1415926! A

Software Smalltalk night

  We’re having a great time down at the makerspace tonight.  It’s our Software Smalltalk Night, a weekly event every Tuesday for the more software-oriented members of us.  Whether you want to write code, learn to code, or even just

Arduino Night – January 28th @ 7:00 PM

Wednesday January 28th BC Robotics will be hosting Arduino night once again. Officially we start at 7:00 PM and as always  there will be a selection of parts and accessories available for purchase from BC Robotics starting at 6:00 PM.

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