Workshop 88 is a hackerspace (also know as a makerspace) located in Chicago’s western suburbs. Focused on science, technology, mechanics, culture and the digital arts we offer a space were people with diverse backgrounds can socialize, collaborate and learn. Through shared resources, knowledge and ideas we strive to create a space that promotes community and learning.

Workshop 88 is located in 481 N Main St. Rear Building Unit B, in downtown Glen Ellyn, IL. If you are interested in learning more about Workshop 88 feel free to stop by for one of our regular public meetings or events. You can also contact info@workshop88.com for more information or to schedule a visit.

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Recent Meetups

  • 5 days ago · 7:00 PM

    Public meeting

    2 Makers

    Every Thursday night we have our public meeting starting at 7:00 pm.  Meetings are always free and open to the public.  Come build something with us!
  • August 28 · 7:00 PM

    Public meeting

    2 Makers

    Every Thursday night we have our public meeting starting at 7:00 pm.  Meetings are always free and open to the public.  Come build something with us!
  • August 25 · 7:30 PM

    Open Hack night

    2 Makers

    Come out and work on your projects at the space with other makers!
  • August 14 · 7:00 PM

    Public meeting

    3 Makers

    Every Thursday night we have our public meeting starting at 7:00 pm.  Meetings are always free and open to the public.  Come build something with us!
  • July 31 · 7:00 PM

    Public meeting

    3 Makers

    Every Thursday night we have our public meeting starting at 7:00 pm.  Meetings are always free and open to the public.  Come build something with us!
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What's new

  • New RSVP
    Paul O. Paul O. RSVPed Yes­ for Public meeting
    6 days ago
    Paul O.
    Public meeting
    Thursday 7:00 PM at Workshop 88
  • New Member
    Paul O. Paul O. joined
    September 9
    Paul O.
    "My name is Paul and I've been certified in computer forensics since 2010."
  • New Member
    Ferris Ferris­ joined
    September 4
    Ferris
    "Hey"
  • New Member
    Lauren B. Lauren B. joined
    September 3
    Lauren B.
    "New to Chicago and looking for fun folks!"
  • New Member
    Chris B. Chris B. joined
    August 29
    Chris B.
    "Developer and Marketer."
  • New Member
    Aaron F. Aaron F. joined
    August 28
    Aaron F.
    "Software guy looking to expand my horizons"
  • New RSVP
    Workshop 8. Workshop 8. RSVPed Yes­ for Open Hack night
    August 25
    Workshop 8.
    Open Hack night
    Monday 7:30 PM at Workshop 88
  • New comment
    Workshop 8. Workshop 8. commented on Open Hack night
    August 25
    Workshop 8.

    "We had someone come out and do a talk on MSP430 a few years back, but I don't know if any current members work with it regularly. We've got a few around the shop, and I'm sure someone would be happy to poke at it with you."

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  • New comment
    Robert M. Robert M. commented on Open Hack night
    August 25
    Robert M.

    "does anyone have MSP430 code writing experience?­"

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  • New Member
    Yohannes Yohannes­ joined
    August 24
    Yohannes
    "A fun loving person striving to achieve the feeling that I am living life to the fullest! I am looking for fun people and fun things to do in my after hours and weekends."
 
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