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For those unaware, at Nanaimo Makerspace, our network is powered by pfSense – a free and open source enterprise grade firewall and router by Netgate. We currently have an older version (2.1 nanobsd 1g) installed on an older power hungry …

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Pi Day is coming – March 14th. Time for a Raspberry Jam at Makerspace Nanaimo! A Raspberry Jam is: • A chance to learn about the Raspberry Pi computers. • An opportunity to share what you’ve been doing with a …

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Hey Makers and Supporters, Well another MakeTime event has come and gone. It is my pleasure to announce that this was our best one yet. With volunteers, we had over 100 people participating. Thank you to all that helped make …

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On December 17, 2016 between 1 – 4 PM, we will be holding our second MakeTime event for the Nanaimo community, an event that we are holding monthly. Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/maketime-for-kids-tickets-29926985419 MakeTime is a children’s drop in event, geared towards ages …

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Join Ladies Learning Code Saturday from 6-9pm at the space. The LLC team will be celebrating their successes in 2016, enjoying a few beverages, and planning workshops for 2017. Join them if you fancy a free beer and some snacks! …

Ladies Learning Code Volunteer Appreciation & 2017 Planning Party Read More »

On November 19, 2016 between 1 – 4 PM, we will be holding our second MakeTime event for the Nanaimo community, an event that we are holding monthly. Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/maketime-for-kids-tickets-29407844655 MakeTime is a children’s drop in event, geared towards ages …

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GREAT NEWS MAKERS!!!   Nanaimo’s own RB Engineering has just made a substantial donation to our space in support of our MakeTime For Kids Programming. Take a look at our new toys to enjoy as one of the new experiences …

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Workshop Format: Bring a special child in your life to this workshop and enjoy a fun day of learning and play in celebration of Father’s Day! Presented by Girl’s Learning Code in Partnership with Makerspace Nanaimo. PLEASE NOTE: This is a two …

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Come to MakerSpace and learn about the Tozan kiln and wood fired pottery made here in Nanaimo! The Tozan Cultural Society is holding a show-and-tell on March 19th at MakerSpace Nanaimo. The display will be open from 6-9 PM, and …

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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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