Tag: electronics

Sunday Sweep: What is coming up at Kzoo Makers from 6/25-7/02/2018

The Sunday Sweep is a weekly post of what is coming up on the Kzoo Makers calendar. For a complete listing of all events, please visit kzoomakers.org/events-calendar/   Monday, 6/25/2018, 6pm, 80W Laser Training (members only) Tuesday, 6/26/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Kalamazoo Linux Users Group (KLUG) Tuesday, 6/26/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Woodshop Safety and Procedures (MUST confirm in advance/Members ONLY) Tuesday, 6/26/2018, 6pm,  Introduction to Fusion 360,…

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Sunday Sweep: What is coming up at Kzoo Makers from 6/18-6/25/2018

The Sunday Sweep is a weekly post of what is coming up on the Kzoo Makers calendar. For a complete listing of all events, please visit kzoomakers.org/events-calendar/   Monday, 6/18/2018, 6pm, Introduction to Electronic Circuits  Tuesday, 6/19/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Kalamazoo Linux Users Group (KLUG) Tuesday, 6/19/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Woodshop Safety and Procedures (MUST confirm in advance/Members ONLY) Thursday, 6/21/2018, 6:30pm, Crafters Gathering Saturday,…

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Sunday Sweep: What is coming up at Kzoo Makers from 6/11-6/18/2018

The Sunday Sweep is a weekly post of what is coming up on the Kzoo Makers calendar. For a complete listing of all events, please visit kzoomakers.org/events-calendar/   Monday, 6/11/2018, 6pm, 80W Laser Training (members only) Tuesday, 6/12/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Kalamazoo Linux Users Group (KLUG) Tuesday, 6/12/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Woodshop Safety and Procedures (MUST confirm in advance/Members ONLY) Tuesday, 6/12/2018, 6pm,  Introduction to Fusion 360,…

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Sunday Sweep: What is coming up at Kzoo Makers from 6/4-6/11/2018

The Sunday Sweep is a weekly post of what is coming up on the Kzoo Makers calendar. For a complete listing of all events, please visit kzoomakers.org/events-calendar/   Monday, 6/4/2018, 6pm, Electronics Forum Tuesday, 6/5/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Kalamazoo Linux Users Group (KLUG) Tuesday, 6/5/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Woodshop Safety and Procedures (MUST confirm in advance/Members ONLY) Saturday, 6/9/2018, 2pm, Advisory Meeting (members only) Saturday,…

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Sunday Sweep: What is coming up at Kzoo Makers from 5/07-5/14/2018

The Sunday Sweep is a weekly post of what is coming up on the Kzoo Makers calendar. For a complete listing of all events, please visit kzoomakers.org/events-calendar/   Monday, 5/07/2018, 6pm, Electronics Forum Tuesday, 5/08/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Kalamazoo Linux Users Group (KLUG) Tuesday, 5/08/2018, 6pm, Introduction to Fusion 360 – Part 1 of 4 – FULL Thursday, 5/10/2018, 6:30pm, Fabric Pouch with Zipper…

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Sunday Sweep: What is coming up at Kzoo Makers from 2/26-3/5/2018

The Sunday Sweep is a weekly post of what is coming up on the Kzoo Makers calendar. For a complete listing of all events, please visit kzoomakers.org/events-calendar/ Tuesday, 2/27/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Kalamazoo Linux Users Group (KLUG) Thursday, 3/1/2018, 6pm, Making a Simple Cheese Board Part 2  Saturday, 3/3/2018, 2pm, Kzoo Makers Advisory Meeting (members only) Monday, 3/5/2018, 6pm, Electronics Forum   

Sunday Sweep: What is coming up at Kzoo Makers from 2/19-2/26/2018

The Sunday Sweep is a weekly post of what is coming up on the Kzoo Makers calendar. For a complete listing of all events, please visit kzoomakers.org/events-calendar/ Monday, 2/19, 6pm, Introduction to Electronic Circuits Tuesday, 2/20, 6pm, (weekly) Kalamazoo Linux Users Group (KLUG) Wednesday, 2/21, 6pm Executive Council Meeting Thursday, 2/21, 6pm, Making a Simple Cheese Board Part 1  (Part 2 is 3/2)…

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Sunday Sweep: What is coming up at Kzoo Makers from 2/12-2/19/2018

The Sunday Sweep is a weekly post of what is coming up on the Kzoo Makers calendar. For a complete listing of all events, please visit kzoomakers.org/events-calendar/ Tuesday, 2/13, 5:30pm (at Arcadia Brewing Company), Pitch Zoo – Kalamazoo Tuesday, 2/13, 6pm, (weekly) Kalamazoo Linux Users Group (KLUG) Tuesday, 2/13, 7pm, (February meeting)  Woodworkers Guild of Southwest Michigan Thursday, 2/15, 6pm, Making 4 hardwood coasters…

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Are we there yet? Part 1

It’s been almost 14 months since the original post “Let’s Start the Makerspace.” At that point, Kzoo Makers had two buildings connected by a breezeway, some furniture and some equipment. Just like any other new business, things changed all the time. In fact, we joked as we walked in the door and wondered out loud what had changed since the…

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Maker Faire Season

It’s Maker Faire season, but what, exactly, does that mean? Are you scratching your head and asking, “What is a maker faire?” A maker faire is marketed as “The greatest show and tell on Earth.” I like to think of it as being similar to a county fair. At a maker faire, individuals and groups display, demonstrate and may offer…

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