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We've created this group to help Philly-area Makers find each other, share skills, collaborate on projects, and find resources. We consider "Making" to be anything that includes shaping physical material for creative expression, invention, problem-solving, or profit - but which involves technology at some stage. We love projects that explore the interplay of art and technology. For instance using software to design hand-made goods, putting electronics into clothing or sculpture are more in keeping with the focus of the group than are pure traditional hand-craft or art (though these are welcome too). Of course we also enjoy hearing about and working on projects that involve technology in EVERY stage!

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  • May 20 · 6:00 PM

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  • April 24 · 12:00 PM

    Internet Of Things Club Kickoff

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  • April 2 · 5:30 PM

    Lasers & Beer

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    Come for a night of super-heated laser fun at NextFab's Fishtown location on April 2nd from 5:30pm - 8:30pm sponsored by Yards Brewery. Buy your ticket now HERE to... Learn more

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