Events

Jun
19
Tue
Introduction to the CNC Router
Jun 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Want to learn how to carve using a CNC router? Come to our class at the Bellingham Makerspace and learn what you need to get started!

In this class you will learn how to use Easel and the X-Carve to produce a two dimensional graphic on wood. The class will cover the moving elements of the x-carve gantry and carriages, as well as safe material hold-down methods.

Once you learn these basic skills you will be able to utilize the CNC router for countless amazing projects!

Skill Level: This class is built for beginners

Topics Covered:

  • Use of 3D carving software
  • Fundamentals of the X-Carve
  • Safety procedures of carving with a CNC router
  • Hands on carving experience
Jun
21
Thu
Junk Drawer Robotics Youth Program
Jun 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The Bellingham Makerspace has partnered up with 4H to create this Junk Drawer Robotics Youth Program. Bring your kids and their friends to the Bellingham Makerspace and we will teach them how to make something awesome!!!

Jun
23
Sat
Tools of Mass Construction
Jun 23 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Have you ever wanted to make robot fingers, soda bottle jet packs, turkey baster flutes, ripcord rotor chopper, and air cannons?

Come to the Bellingham Makerspace to wreak havoc and create gadgets and gizmos of Mass Construction at the Bellingham Makerspace! Starting June 25th, every Monday from 5:30-7:00pm and Saturday from 1:30-3:00pm we will meet for a session of Mass Construction where we will make something awesome!

Ages 8+

$15.00 online and $18.00 at the door

Sign up for 6 sessions at a time for only $60.00!!!

Please register early so we can be sure we have a sufficient amount of materials!

Jun
24
Sun
Bellingham Virtual Reality Meet-up
Jun 24 @ 1:30 am – 3:30 am

This is a group for artists, programmers, audio designers, hobbyists and general enthusiasts interested in developing experiences in VR/AR/MR. With some of the largest tech companies (Microsoft, HTC, Sony, Valve, etc..) releasing retail VR in 2016, it’s officially “Gold Rush” of VR, with a predicted market of 150B by 2020.

This is a free event that is open to the general public. Find out more by following the link below!

Bellingham Virtual Reality Meetup

Bellingham, WA
82 Bellingham VR Enthusiasts

This is a group for artists, programmers, audio designers, hobbyists and general enthusiasts interested in developing experiences in VR/AR/MR. With some of the largest tech co…

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Jun
25
Mon
Tools of Mass Construction
Jun 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Have you ever wanted to make robot fingers, soda bottle jet packs, turkey baster flutes, ripcord rotor chopper, and air cannons?

Come to the Bellingham Makerspace to wreak havoc and create gadgets and gizmos of Mass Construction at the Bellingham Makerspace! Starting June 25th, every Monday from 5:30-7:00pm and Saturday from 1:30-3:00pm we will meet for a session of Mass Construction where we will make something awesome!

Ages 8+

$15.00 online and $18.00 at the door

Sign up for 6 sessions at a time for only $60.00!!!

Please register early so we can be sure we have a sufficient amount of materials!

Jun
26
Tue
Introduction to Electronics
Jun 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Introduction to Electronics

Are you intersted in learning about electronics, but dont know where to start? Sign up today to learn all the skills necessary to build an electonic noise maker!

This class will teach you the basic knowledge and skills to work on electonic circuits. This course introduces the basic concepts of electricity, components, safety, and building circuits from a schematic. You will learn how to build a simple electronic instrument by identifying electronic components, reading schematics, using multimeters, and building circuits.

Class Length: Two hours

Skill level: Beginners

Age: 12+

Prerequisites: None

Come join us and learn how to make cool stuff at the Bellingham Makerspace!

Jun
28
Thu
Bellingham Codes Meet-up
Jun 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

A social group dedicated to growing the local developer community. We meet online in slack and in person once a month.

http://bellingham.codes

Jun
30
Sat
Tools of Mass Construction
Jun 30 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Have you ever wanted to make robot fingers, soda bottle jet packs, turkey baster flutes, ripcord rotor chopper, and air cannons?

Come to the Bellingham Makerspace to wreak havoc and create gadgets and gizmos of Mass Construction at the Bellingham Makerspace! Starting June 25th, every Monday from 5:30-7:00pm and Saturday from 1:30-3:00pm we will meet for a session of Mass Construction where we will make something awesome!

Ages 8+

$15.00 online and $18.00 at the door

Sign up for 6 sessions at a time for only $60.00!!!

Please register early so we can be sure we have a sufficient amount of materials!

Jul
1
Sun
Bellingham Repair Cafe
Jul 1 @ 3:00 pm

Got Broken Stuff?

We’ll help you fix it!

  • We repair computers, small appliances, toys, power tools, furniture, toasters, electronics and more
  • Volunteer run, No charge – donations appreciated

 

Volunteer Kickoff!
Jul 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Bellingham Makerspace is looking to grow it’s amazing group of volunteers and we need your help! Spread the word about our Volunteer Kickoff and encourage your friends to come down and learn more about volunteering at the Makerspace!

The Volunteer Kickoff will be an amazing introduction to the Makerspace, and an opportunity to meet fellow volunteers and have an open discussion about the future of the makerspace.

Expect a rewarding volunteer experience and special surprises for our loyal volunteers 🙂

Please RSVP for this event by following the link below!
https://goo.gl/forms/dBxGyFJ0npuTLVbT2