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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 […]

VHS Group picture 2014

Calling all members, guests, and friends of VHS. It is time for our yearly group picture. We will be taking a group picture of as many VHSers as we can at the space before the QGM meeting. This picture will be posted on the VHS blog, if you do not want your face shown in […]

Repair Night: Wed January 15th, 7:30 – 10:30 pm

WHAT: Repair Night Drop-in WHEN: Wed, Jan 15th, 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM WHERE: 270 1st Ave E, Vancouver BC V5T 1A6  Join us for a night of hacking and fixing just about anything. Come on down to the space with your broken computers, lamps, small appliances, buggy software, etc. Use our tools, get help, have fun. […]

Introduction To Computer Networking Workshop Series – Mondays Starting January 20th

DATE: Mondays, January 20th – March 10 (excluding February 17) TIME: 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM (new folks, please come at least 15 minutes early to get a quick safety tour) COST:  Suggested minimum donation of 5$ per class to VHS for non-members WHERE: Our new building (The Bunker) 270 1st Ave E, Vancouver BC V5T […]

Some Photos From Learn To Solder Night