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Ace Makerspace (https://www.acemakerspace.org/)

Where people make things and help others make things in a 24/7 shared workspace.

Upcoming events (4+)

Ace Makerspace Tour

Ace Makerspace

This tour goes all the way through the 6 rooms at Ace! (there are stairs involved).

This tour starts at 7pm sharp! One tour only this evening. Please DO NOT arrive more than 5 min. early or late as we will not be able to accommodate extra tours or early starts. Thank You.


Masks and vaccinations are required. Please bring vaccination verification with you for the tour. You can bring your record on your phone with a photo or the record from https://myvaccinerecord.cdph.ca.gov/


Your tour guide will take you through all the basics and provide any help needed for you to sign up.

We start at 7 pm sharp. Please show up on time so that the whole group doesn't have to rush through the tour. Thank you!

If you get here really early there is a beergarden on the corner that serves a great pint or lemonade.

Electronics Night!

Ace Makerspace


All about electronics. Join Ace Members in our well-appointed electronics lab to work on projects, repair things or learn new skills.

Feature: Coming Soon!

Masks are optional for this event. New Guests must have a Full Guest Account before this event starts. See below for how to get a FREE account set up.

Electronics Night at Ace Makerspace is an open lab where folks can:

  • Get help with your electronics projects including program microcontrollers
  • Learn a new skill like how to solder or how to use tools like Oscilloscopes
  • Get help getting started with electronics for repair, special projects, art, or cosplay
  • Access tools and supplies to repair electronics in small appliances and electronic devices
  • Your hosts have a variety of skills and access to tons of resources all in a well-appointed electronics lab set up for social distancing.

Support the Electronic Program at ACE and events like these. $8 suggested donation payable onsite with Square or Cash. Sliding Scale. NOBODY TURNED AWAY FOR LACK OF FUNDS!

New Member Workshop

Ace Makerspace

Sharing space in these challenging times is hard. Learn how Ace works and explore the social contract.

Masks are optional for this event. New Guests must have a Full Guest Account before this event starts. See below for how to get a FREE account set up.

There will be Pizza and Pop. And enough room to stay distanced and still enjoy tasty treats.

Learn the basics of how Ace works:

  • Welcome and Introduction
  • The Culture and the Social Contract
  • Sign Up
  • Classes and Certifications
  • Dues and Contributions
  • Ace Systems and Platforms
  • Beyond Dues - Trash, storage, billing, and more
  • How to find information and help
  • Q & A
  • Extras!

If there is time, after the presentation we will do a lighting tour.

Feel free to preview the presentation deck. It contains a lot of extra information and we can really focus on what ya'll care about most.
Link: https://tinyurl.com/3u2pkyvy

ACE @ Oakland First Friday

Oakland First Fridays

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Past events (2,678)

Bandsaw, Drill Press, and Panel Saw Basics

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