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VHS in the news

There’s a great article in the Courier today, featuring one of our members. Check it out! http://www.vancourier.com/community/hacking-into-the-mini-maker-faire-1.2279288 Thanks, Jade and @rebeccablissett

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Vancouver Hackspace continues existence!

Thank you for the kind messages and laughs. Yes, this was indeed an Aprils Fools Day joke. See you at the next open house? FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Vancouver Hackspace to cease all activities It is with great sadness that the

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Photos from: Stand with Ahmed Arduino Binary clock Workshop #IStandWithAhmed

Some of the photos from Stand with Ahmed Arduino Binary clock Workshop #IStandWithAhmed workshop   

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Photos from the #The100DayProject Vancouver Global Meetup

Photos from the Photos from the #The100DayProject Vancouver Global Meetup     Hello from #The100DayProject #GlobalMeetup in Vancouver, BC with @Funvill and @Yassi81. Thank you @VHS for the great space and @elleluna for the wonderful project idea! #

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Photos from the Fairy door workshop

This week Steven Smethurst (abluestar.com) hosted the Magic/Fairy door workshop at the Vancouver hackspace (VHS). This workshop was made possible with a grant from the Vancouver Foundation, and Vancouver HackSpace (VHS). Steven Smethurst and Tyson Haverkort designed ~24 different styles of fairy doors for

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Geocaching and Hackspaces

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SHHH: Super Happy Hacker House 36!

Saturday, July 25th What It has been over 6 months that VHS has moved into its new home on 1715 Cook street, and now that the Vancouver Mini Maker Faire is out of the way, its time for another open

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Lee’s Electronics has opened a new store on Fraser and King Edward

Lee’s Electronics has opened a new store on Fraser and King Edward (4131 Fraser street) Its bigger, nicer, and awesome! Check it out if you need any local electronics parts or boards.   Facebook Website

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Microsoft To Sponsor The Vancouver Hackspace Society

After years of being a free and open source software (FOSS) focussed bastion, VHS is now proud to announce that it has combined forces with new best friend, Microsoft! Microsoft has generously offered the Vancouver Hackspace Society access to a

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SHHH #35 beer sponsor – Coast Precision CNC

VHS would like to thank Coast Precision CNC for sponsoring VHS’s SHHH #35 and providing us with libations. We at Coast Precision CNC Ltd are a small family run CNC Machine shop handling requirements from prototypes to production runs that

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