Entries for the ‘Events’ Category

Vancouver Hack Space – Amateur Radio Club (VHS-ARC) – Wednesday Feb 19, 2014

Weekly VHS Amateur Radio Club (VHS-ARC) meeting. Where: Vancouver Hack Space 270 East 1st Avenue Vancouver, BC When: Wednesday Feb 19th, 2014 @ 7:00-9:00 pm Who: Meeting is open to all, members and non-members alike . All are welcome whether you hold an Amateur Radio license from Industry Canada or wish to acquire your Amateur […]

VTL presents Wooden Jewellery Workshop: Handmade Earrings and Pendants at VHS

VTL presents: Wooden Jewellery Workshop: Handmade Earrings and Pendants Show someone special in your life appreciation and gratitude with a beautiful handmade pendant or pair of earrings. Participants will be guided through the process of selecting a piece of wood, cutting, carving, shaping, sanding, and finishing to create a custom made piece of elegant wooden […]

VTL presents Tools 101: Make Your Own Slingback Chair at VHS

[Postponed]  We have been holding our workshops at the Vancouver Hack Space for the first time. And while our host organization has been an absolute dream to work with, we are finding that workshops which require the transport of a large number of large tools are not sustainable for us. As such, we have opted […]

VTL presents Routers 101: Make Your Own Cutting Board at VHS

VTL presents: Routers 101: Make Your Own Cutting Board From the simple task of adding profiles to woodworking projects, to cutting traditional joinery and following templates with great precision, Tobias Atkinson will introduce some of the many uses for routers, plunge routers and router tables in this hands-on workshop. Routers are often regarded with a […]

VTL presents Tools 101: Make Your Own Planter Box at VHS

The Vancouver Tool Libary (VTL) presents Tools 101: Make Your Own Planter Box In this introductory workshop, participants will become familiar with some of the most common and widely applicable tools in the VTL inventory in a fun and inclusive environment. Participants will learn proper tool handling, application, and safety. Upon completion of the workshop, […]

Identified Flying Objects Meetup at VHS

Are you into things that fly, and are small enough for a person to carry? Quadcopters, Helicopters, Fixed Wing, Multirotors, or anything else? Participate in our quadcopter build workshop, and want to continue to learn? Wanted to get into multirotors, and not sure how to get started? come on down! VHS will be hosting an […]

Vancouver HackSpace – Amateur Radio Club (VHS-ARC) – Sunday Feb 16, 2014

The formation of a VHS subgroup, the  Vancouver HackSpace – Amateur Radio Club. This initial meeting is to set up VHS-ARC. Goal would ultimately be to build an Amateur Radio station (communal equipment). Getting there the club could offer VHS members and potential members help getting certified by Industry Canada for Basic and Advanced. At […]

SMD March – Internet of things board

For SMD March we’ll be building an Internet of things board. This is the heart of an arduino uno coupled with an ethernet interface to let you control leds, relays etc, plus read switch positions, temperature etc. all over Ethernet. Like a uno, it has a usb interface for programming with the Arduino GUI and […]

YuKonstruct – hackspace up north

On a new years eve we have been visited by small group of people from Whitehorse, YT. They said they are opening a hack space and they wanted to take look at ours so they will have better idea of what can be done, what are the possibilities. At first I have to admit that […]

Boardgames development night – Wednesday Feb 5th, 2014

Have you ever wanted to build your own board game? Do you have an idea or would like to help others build their games? VHS will be running the another another Boardgame development night at VHS. We are going to be developing our own card and board-games. These are going to be quick and dirty […]