Year: 2017

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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Made @VHS – March Edition

Another month, another selection of amazing VHS activities and member projects to highlight! The only difficult thing is to pick out just a few, but let’s see what we can come up with. Scrap Wood Contest Mike proposed an impromptu

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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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Made @VHS – February Edition

All kinds of interesting projects are created by members and guests at VHS. A few of them get documented on our forum, talk.vanhack.ca. But not everybody follows Talk, so maybe we should show off a few of these on this

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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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Access Makeathon Wrap Up

A couple weeks ago, the Neil Squire Society put on a makeathon for people with disabilities with Makers Making Change. It was an exciting learning opportunity that VHSers were proud to be a part of, and we want to thank

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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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