What we're about

Unallocated Space (UAS) exists to provide free live STEM and cybersecurity education to all who seek it.

Our mission is to foster our community to "Teach, Learn, Build”. Our 1600+ sq.ft. space is minutes from BWI, between Baltimore and Washington DC. Equipped with a wide range of tools, UAS welcomes DIY tech enthusiasts of all skill levels and interests. Our space enables everyday people to share ideas and work on group and individual projects. Our facility has resources that support electronics (soldering, circuits), fabrication (wood, plastics, metal), and is fully wired/wireless network with a VM lab for network experiments. Our classroom can handle 30+ students and hosts courses in electrics, web development, programming and computer networking.

Our members offer a steady stream of free and public events, classes, activities, and anything that gets people building, making, and learning. We serve the community on 100%%donated funds as a non-profit organization. For more information, visit unallocatedspace.org for upcoming events or contact

info {at} unallocatedspace {dot} org

Any groups looking to organize a public event at Unallocated, please contact:

events {at} unallocatedspace {dot} org

FYI nearly every event posted has had 10+ people regardless of the number of people meetup lists.

Upcoming events (5)

Begineer Soldering Class

Online event

Description: Have you ever wanted to learn how to solder? Join us over Zoom on October 22nd at 6pm! We will walk you through the basics of safe soldering. You will be assembling the SparkFun WeevilEye kit. The WeevilEye kit and a soldering kit are required for participation. You may already have some soldering supplies at home! A list of all recommended hardware is listed below. We won't be including any supplies for this event, you'll need to purchase supplies before the event, the kit and a low cost set of supplies are listed below. If you do not wish to purchase supplies but want to join the Zoom session, feel free to drop in! Zoom will be a new technology for us to teach a hands-on class. We will be utilizing overhead camera's to give you a close up view of our instructor in action. We will have breakout rooms when people need 1:1 support with an instructor. For our next iteration of this class in November, we will be building the following kit if you wish to save on shipping cost by buying both now: https://www.sparkfun.com/products/10212 SparkFun WeevilEye: https://www.sparkfun.com/products/10723 Cost friendly kit: https://smile.amazon.com/Soldering-Kit-Temperature-Desoldering-Electronics/dp/B07XKZVG8Z/ Recommended kit: $13.95 - https://smile.amazon.com/Soldering-Kit-Temperature-Desoldering-Electronics/dp/B07GTGGLXN/ Recommended materials: - Soldering Iron - Sponge - Solder - Solder sucker - Wick - Soldering Iron Holder - Helping hands Instructors: DigiReign, Jelly, Justin, tbd NOTE: Please DM us for the Zoom passcode or check Slack!

Virtual - DC443 - Hackthebox Working Group

Online event

We'll be hanging out on Zoom and working on hackthebox.eu machines. We'll pick a machine to go after at the beginning of the evening and work together to hack into it. Please follow all rules listed here: https://www.hackthebox.eu/home/rules. Collaboration is allowed, spoiling boxes and sharing flags is not. If you would like to join the Unallocated hackthebox team please ask in #dc443 in our slack. Zoom details: https://zoom.us/j/93998426476 Meeting ID:[masked] Password: Ask in Slack or email [masked]

Project Night

Unallocated Space

Event hosted by Bowie! Please check out our COVID restrictions at: https://wiki.unallocatedspace.org/wiki/index.php?title=COVID-19_Reopening_Plan Monday evenings, we will be open for Project Night - a night to work on, collaborate on, or brainstorm on whatever projects you're currently working on or interested in. Don't have a project? Come see what others are working on and get involved or get ideas. If you have an concept for a group project, bring your ideas and seek out others to join you. Project Night is a great opportunity to make progress on your projects as a regularly scheduled event. Anyone is welcome to work on projects any time the space is open, but a dedicated night--just for this--is really fantastic. Teach, Learn, Build.

UAS Virtual Happy Hour

Online event

We'll be hosting another virtual happy hour on Zoom. Come join us on Zoom! For the meeting password, send me a message or check our pinned messages in Slack!

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UAS Virtual Happy Hour

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