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Intro to Making Puppets workshop on Saturday, December 7, 2013

Bring your imaginations, concept art and materials! All puppet styles are welcome, from finger puppets to sock puppets to “muppet-style” puppets (whew, trademark lawsuit averted!). Even sock-monkeys are welcome at this artificial creature creation party. VHS will try to have some supplies available, including enough polyfoam for the first 10 muppet-style puppets or so. But […]

2013-11-21: 3D Printer Night

We’ll have a brief tour of the space and our printers for newcomers, followed by a 3D printing 101 talk for those just getting started in printing. Bring your printer or your curiosity. No cover charge.  Our lonely donation jar would love your attention. Everyone welcome! Membership not required for this event. Starts at 19:30 […]

Introduction to Home automation with the Raspberry Pi – Sunday November 24th 2013

Who: VHS members only, become a member and join us! http://vancouver.hackspace.ca/wp/membership Bottomed lined: Steven Smethurst RVSP on Google+, Facebook Cost: Free for VHS members Where: VHS 270 East 1st (The Bunker) When: Sunday November 24th 2013 1 pm till 5pm or when ever we are done. What: In this workshop we will be using a Raspberry […]

November 16 – Artemis SBS Day

VHS is having an Artemis SBS session on Saturday, November 16. Artemis SBS is a spaceship bridge simulator designed to work with several players on the same network, in the same ship. Essentially, you can act as a member of the bridge crew of a starship. We will run at least two separate bridges within […]

SMD November – Build your own Bus Pirate v3 LTS

SMD November is all about building our own Bus Pirate v3.  The bus pirate v3 is a like a leatherman for electronics protocols.  “Talk to 1-wire, I2C, UART (async serial), SPI, JTAG, MIDI, LCDs, PC keyboards, and a ton of generic serial devices from a terminal.”  In SMD October workshop we showed you can program AVR processors […]

Happy Crafty Halloween! – October 16 and 23

Come get ghoulish with us on Wedneday, October 16th and 23rd! Join us these upcoming nights for Halloween costume making and crafting. Bring your ideas and supplies for a couple evenings of fun and creativity. Whether you have a costume idea or something in mind to scare the trick or treaters we want to see […]

SHHH 30 Lightning Talks

SHHH 30 may be over, but the opportunity remains to enjoy the insanity that is lightning talks. The complete talks will be made available below, so don’t forget to check back!  

Photos from VHS Sock Knitting Night

Sock Knitting night at VHS was a lot of fun. Thank you to everyone who came out, and a very big thank you to our sponsor, Three Bags Full. They donated some beautiful yarn. Please visit their store on Main street and tell them VHS sent you. People were knitting top-down, toe-up, learning to knit, winding yarn using […]

(FREE) Sock Knitting Night – Wed Sept 25th, 7:30 – 10:30 PM

SOCK KNITTING NIGHT Sponsored by Vancouver yarn shop Three Bags Full Come and knit socks! They are not as hard as they look! Bring a sock project you’re working on, or one you’d like to start with the help of other knitters. A quick discussion of technique will be followed by lots of time to knit […]

Practical intro to computer security – Thursday, 26th, September, 2013

What: We are going to have a intro to practical computer security focused on “How to use it and why” instead of “How it works and why it is good”. These talks will be directed a people with good computer experience that want to learn more about how to securely communicate and protect there data. […]