Category: Events

EVENT: Sept 15th. Surface Mount Soldering, 7 – 10 pm, $10

  VHS is offering another surface-mount soldering workshop on September 15th, 7 – 10 pm at VHS. Surface-mount components are the small components on top of circuit boards (like your computer motherboard, phone, etc.). Imagine being able to build your

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Soldering at Makerfaire and beyond!

#vmmf learn to solder booth was a great time! Almost two hundred people came through during the weekend! Thanks, team! #soldering #blinky #VancouverHackSpace A post shared by Vancouver Hackspace (@vanhackspace) on Jun 17, 2017 at 12:45am PDT What a great

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Visit us at Vancouver Mini Maker Faire this weekend!

We’re getting excited to see everyone at VMMF 2017 this weekend, June 10-11! VHS will be there with our traditional learn-to-solder booth, as well as showcasing a selection of projects built by VHS members. Get your tickets today, and drop

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Super Happy Hacker House (SHHH) 39 – April 22nd

What Open House (Noon – 5pm) Never been to a hack space before? Dying to see the VHS space? This is the perfect time to visit! VHS members will give you a tour around the space, show off some cool

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Workshop: Foreign Thought Ingress Protection

Foreign Thought Ingress Protection Workshop. Open to ages 19 and over. This workshop will provide you will all the materials and instruction to put together your own helmet of Faraday! Do you dream of being able to think clearly, free

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Vancouver Roomba Repair Night! March 22rd, 7 – 10 PM

Dustin (the VHS Roomba) invites everyone to a a fun-filled night of Roomba repair, hacking, and general playing with these amazing little robots. Some first and second generation roombas will be on hand as well as a few VHSers who

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Welcome, Access Makeathon!

This weekend the Vancouver Hack Space (VHS) has the privilege of co-hosting the Neil Squire Society‘s Access Makeathon. The Access Makeathon is a 48 hour event that connects a person with a disability to a team of makers. Makers will

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Soldering Workshop: Sunday, 29 Jan

When: Sunday, January 29th, starting 7pm Limit 6 people, $12 per person. No previous soldering experience necessary! The class will begin with a brief discussion on what soldering is, how it works, and best practices, and then we’ll get down to

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Wed. October 5th Sewing Night: Machine Repair/Servicing 6 – 10 pm

When: Wed, October 5th, 2016, 6pm – 10pm Where: VHS, 1715 Cook Street, buzzer 104 Come and join us at VHS on  and bring your sewing machine if you’d like to oil it or troubleshoot a repair problem. Lots of

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VHS’s Domains are Changing!

As of the QGM today, Sunday September 18th, 2016, the hackspace.ca will be transferred outside VHS control, and will no longer point to us. We have purchased vanhack.ca and all of our subdomains will be updated accordingly. The forums will

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