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This group is for anyone interesting in following the events at the Kalamazoo makerspace. The Kzoo Makers is great for individuals looking to make, experiment, learn, share, or mentor. This community workspace will offer computers, tools, machinery and technology in a peer learning and knowledge sharing environment.

Upcoming events (5+)

Tour the Local Makerspace - Use the Eventbrite link to RSVP

RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tour-the-local-makerspace-tickets-55803534875 A makerspace is a community-operated work space where people with common interests can meet, socialize and collaborate. The Kzoo Makers invite you to come down to tour the facility. Tours are available from 4:30-6pm every Saturday. The space is roughly 9000 square feet including electronics, fiber arts, a computer lab, 3D printing, laser cutting, a meeting area, a workshop/assembly area, machine shop, wood shop, welding, and much more. Learn more about makerspaces, see what Kzoo Makers are up to, and let us know what interests you. You are invited to join and have access to our tools and equipment to create your dreams. Looking forward to meeting you soon! Tours are free and open to the public. RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tour-the-local-makerspace-tickets-55803534875 For a complete listing of all events, please visit kzoomakers.org/events-calendar/

Electronics Forum: Electronics Surprise Box Opening and discussion

This month we will have a 'Box Opening' of an 'electronics surprise box' I recently purchased. As we go through the contents of the box we will figure out what all the components are and discuss them. You can also bring your own basic electronics questions that we will try to answer. Participants will walk away with an selection of parts from the surprise box. Cost is $5 for KMS members and $10 for non-members. Please bring correct change. Contact: [masked] For a complete listing of all events, please visit https://kzoomakers.org/events-calendar/

Showcase your Project - Use the Eventbrite link to RSVP

Eventbrite link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/showcase-your-project-tickets-59998027716 Are you looking for collaboration or tips? Do you want to see what others are up to? The Kzoo Makers invite you to come down and bring your project (or link to photos) to showcase and tell us what you are working on. You do not have to be a Kzoo Maker paying member - this event is free and open to the public. These showcases will be twice a month, on the second and fourth Saturdays, from 4:00pm to 4:30pm. Tours of the facility will be available after this time. You are invited to join Kzoo Makers and have access to our tools and equipment to create your dreams. Looking forward to seeing you soon! For a complete listing of all events, please visit kzoomakers.org/events-calendar/ Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/showcase-your-project-tickets-59998027716

Introduction to Electronic Circuits

Kzoo Makers

$10.00

Join us on the Third Monday of the month to learn about electronics. We are working with the Radio Shack Electronic Learning Lab and working our way through the accompanying workbook by Forrest Mims. Each month we progress through the workbook to learn new aspects of electronics. This month experienced participants can continue to work on electronic learning lab exercises and for new participants we will review basic electronics principals like electronics components and Ohm's law. New attendees to the Introduction to electronic circuits series will need to pay a $5 workshop fee. Non-members of the KzooMakers makerspace will be charged a $5 facility fee. Limited to 8 participants Questions to: [masked] For a complete listing of all events, please visit https://kzoomakers.org/events-calendar/

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