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#The100DayProject Vancouver Global Meetup

  What: We are excited to announce the Vancouver 100 Day Project Global Meetup! Whether you’re on Day 9, Day 99 or if you are simply curious, the celebration is for everyone! The meetups will be low-key, free, and fun!

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Twilio night – Thursday July 23, 2015 @7:30pm

What: Twilio is a online server that allows you to send SMS (Text messages) and voice calls via a API. The Vancouver Hackspace uses this services to operate the door intercom. Many VHS members use their service in their projects

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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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KiCad Summer Nights

Interested in KiCad? Join us for any or all of our four weekly KiCad nights and we’ll all work together on designing schematics, picking part footprints and laying out boards! This will be a cooperative workgroup experience, not an instructor

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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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Make your own magic door workshop – July 19th, 2015

Make your own magic door As we all know, little doors are portals to magical places. They can lead one to gnomes, fairies, and may other types of magical creatures! Come join us in creating your own mini magical door

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Blinky Badge Instructions – Maker Faire 2015

If you visited us at the Vancouver Mini Maker Faire this year and are looking for the blinky badge and soldering documentation we used, this is for you: 1. Blinky Badge Instructions – PDF,  the instructions for building our famous badge

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June 6th – 7th: Vancouver Mini Maker Faire 2015

Don’t  miss Vancouver Mini Maker Faire 2015. Be inspired. Learn stuff. See amazing feats. Meet incredible inventors, tinkerers, and makers like some of our very own VHS members. Sean Hagen: Intrepid Mold Maker Sean is a talented maker, hacker, and

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2015 Vancouver Mini Maker Faire Workshops!

The workshops are up on the Vancouver Mini Maker Faire page! Among others, I’m going to be doing another molding & casting workshop. Sign up soon, before seats run out!

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Workshop: Silicon Molds & Resin Casting

What: Ever wanted to make a copy of something you’ve got? Got some props you’d like to make some durable copies for when you go to the San Diego Comic Con? Or maybe you’ve got a sculpture you’d like to

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