This group will be a haven for DIY and Open Source software/hardware enthusiasts to learn new things, make cool projects and share their skills/knowledge.  The only requirement to join the group is the ability to learn new things. Expect classes in  LAMP programming, Arduino, PCB Design (Eagle), lockpicking, beer brewing, soldering, painting, drawing, silkscreening and a whole lot more. We are a hackerspace/makerspace.

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Recent Meetups

  • 5 days ago · 6:45 PM

    Intro and Experienced Knitting and other Needlework

    3 Makers and Hackers

    Sweater, hat, scarf and mitten weather is on it's way...Why not learn how to knit your own or share some of your favorite projects with the group. All are welcome,... Learn more
  • October 2 · 7:00 PM

    Civic Data Hacking Group

    4 Makers and Hackers

    More and more civic data is being published every day - but we think there could be more. We'll meet to create software tools that will enable towns and cities to easily... Learn more
  • September 29 · 6:30 PM

    Intro to Arduino

    7 Makers and Hackers | 5.00 | 1 Photo

    There are many microcontrollers out there - but this one is at the epicenter of the DIY movement. Its the brains behind the MakerBot 3D printer. And it's been used in... Learn more
  • September 25 · 6:30 PM

    LED Bike Party

    4 Makers and Hackers

    The seasons are changing and its getting darker earlier – but that’s no reason to put the bike away for the winter. We’ll show you how to trick out your bike with LEDs... Learn more
  • September 24 · 6:30 PM

    Intro and Experienced Knitting and other Needlework

    4 Makers and Hackers | 5.00

    All are welcome, beginners and experts alike, to the first of 2015's knitting and needlework series. Before you know it, we will be ready for hats, scarves, mittens and... Learn more
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I started the group because there wasn't any other type of group like this. I've met some great folks in the group who have become close friends and have also met some amazing business owners.

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