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

  • 6 days ago · 10:00 AM

    Screenprint Your Own T-Shirt

    2 Makers and Hackers

    Screenprinting Ever wanted to make your own custom t-shirt, tote bag, sticker, poster, or greeting card? In this two-part intensive introduction to screenprinting, you’... Learn more
  • February 26 · 7:00 PM

    Arduino Study Group

    2 Makers and Hackers

    We'll continue our exploration of Arduino. Everyone from the last class is welcome - and so are newcomers!
  • February 22 · 2:00 PM

    Learn How to Sew : Hem Your Pants

    3 Makers and Hackers

    I will show you how to: -Set up your Sewing Machine -Measure your Pant Hem -Turn up and Iron -Sew and Finish on the sewing Machine -ALSO We can learn how to FUSE IRON a... Learn more
  • February 21 · 2:00 PM

    Intro to WordPress

    6 Makers and Hackers

    This one was so popular, we decided to offer it again to anyone who missed the last one ... WordPress is an online, open source website creation tool written in PHP -... Learn more
  • February 21 · 1:00 PM

    Learn to Brew Your Own Beer

    2 Makers and Hackers

    Have you ever wondered what it would be like to make your own brewskis? Rippowam Labs will be offering its first class on beer brewing, led by local beer enthusiast Jens... Learn more
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    on June 5


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