Entries for August, 2013

SMD September – I (heart) SMT September 12 7:00pm

SMT is the way of the future and the future is at VHS.  As a follow on to our SMT talk in August, this September we’re hosting a number of SMT build nights. Surface mount soldering is easier than through hole soldering, come along and see how easy it is. Join us on September 12th […]

Zombie Happy Hacker House, 2013-08-17

If you escape the Zombie Walk earlier in the day unscathed, come to our safe zone! Quarantine laws in effect. Necrosis slowing beverages. Bring your own cup, bug out bag, and bandages. Sat, August 17, 7pm – Sun, August 18, 6am, at VHS (270 east 1st ave). Please stay alert in casae the Alert level […]

Sunday September 15th, 13:00-19:00: C/C++ on Raspberry PI @VHS

WHO: Anyone, member or no who would like to learn how to program in C/C++ on a raspberry pi. Experienced programmers are welcome to join and chat or help out. Note!  This is now full, send me a note if you would like to be added to a waiting list in case any spots open. […]

Sunday 2013-08-11/10:00: Vancouver Robotics Club @ VHS

Curious about robots? Come out to the first Vancouver Robotics Club meeting at VHS. VRC has a long and colorful history of getting people excited about intelligent machines. VHS has a history of empowering people to make things. Putting these two groups together should be a recipe for great things and we’d like you to […]

Kickstarter Workshop – Monday, September 23rd

Join Kickstarter staffer Stephanie Pereira for a primer on how to bring a Kickstarter project to life. We’ll take a look at some favourite maker projects from across the site and discuss how to structure an engaging campaign, what kind of rewards work best, how to spread the word about your project, and other helpful […]