Tag: wood shop

Sunday Sweep: What is coming up at Kzoo Makers from 9/17/2018-9/24/2018

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, 9/17/2018, 6pm, Introduction to Electronic Circuits Monday, 9/17/2018, 6pm, Chairmaking Mondays (members only) Tuesday, 9/18/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Kalamazoo Linux Users Group (KLUG) Tuesday, 9/18/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Woodshop Safety and Procedures (MUST confirm in advance/Members ONLY)…

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Sunday Sweep: What is coming up at Kzoo Makers from 8/27/2018-9/03/2018

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, 8/27/2018, 6pm, 80W Laser Training (members only) Tuesday, 8/28/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Kalamazoo Linux Users Group (KLUG) Tuesday, 8/28/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Woodshop Safety and Procedures (MUST confirm in advance/Members ONLY) Wednesday, 8/29/2018, 6pm, Fusion 360 beginner…

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Maker Monday – August 20, 2018 – Intergalactic Bathroom Sign

Intergalactic Bathroom Sign (Master and castings) by Kevin Hayden   Please describe your project and include materials and machines used. CNC Machine, pine boards, shelving, chop saw, Alumilite resin and silicone   How did the makerspace help you plan and complete your project? (Names of people, activities, tools, etc) Kzoo Makers was instrumental in making this project happen as I…

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Sunday Sweep: What is coming up at Kzoo Makers from 8/13-8/20/2018

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, 8/13/2018, 6pm, 80W Laser Training (members only) Tuesday, 8/14/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Kalamazoo Linux Users Group (KLUG) Tuesday, 8/14/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Woodshop Safety and Procedures (MUST confirm in advance/Members ONLY) Thursday, 8/16/2018, 6:30pm, Crafter’s Gathering…

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Sunday Sweep: What is coming up at Kzoo Makers from 7/30-8/06/2018

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, 7/31/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Kalamazoo Linux Users Group (KLUG) Tuesday, 7/31/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Woodshop Safety and Procedures (MUST confirm in advance/Members ONLY) Saturday, 8/4/2018, 2pm, Advisory Meeting (members only) . Saturday, 8/4/2018, 4:30pm,Tour the Local…

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Sunday Sweep: What is coming up at Kzoo Makers from 7/16-7/23/2018

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, 7/16/2018, 6pm, Introduction to Electronic Circuits Tuesday, 7/17/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Kalamazoo Linux Users Group (KLUG)(I heard there might be a pizza party on this date) Tuesday, 7/17/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Woodshop Safety and Procedures (MUST confirm…

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Sunday Sweep: What is coming up at Kzoo Makers from 7/09-7/16/2018

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, 7/09/2018, 6pm, 80W Laser Training (members only) Tuesday, 7/10/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Kalamazoo Linux Users Group (KLUG) Tuesday, 7/10/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Woodshop Safety and Procedures (MUST confirm in advance/Members ONLY) Thursday, 7/12/2018, 6:30pm, Play with a 3D…

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Sunday Sweep: What is coming up at Kzoo Makers from 7/02-7/09/2018

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, 7/2/2018, 6pm, Electronics Forum Tuesday, 7/3/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Kalamazoo Linux Users Group (KLUG) Tuesday, 7/3/2018, 6pm, (weekly) Woodshop Safety and Procedures (MUST confirm in advance/Members ONLY) Saturday, 7/7/2018, 2pm, Advisory Meeting (members only) 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 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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Why Collaboration between Organizations is Important

What do an amateur radio group, a woodworkers guild, 4H, Michigan Jaycees, a Linux users group, and a Cub Scout pack have in common? They are examples of outside organizations who have utilized the Kzoo Makers space for their own activity in one of several different ways. Meeting Space Sometimes an organization is looking for a meeting space and has…

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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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Why Thursdays are Ideal

If you have visited the Kzoo Makers space or have been following the blog posts, then you probably have seen the stacks of Ideal Wood rough cut lumber. You may even remember reading about the Ideal Wood Field Trip from the summer.  Now Daniel Wilkins and Mark Bush have started Ideal Wood Thursdays at the Kzoo Makers. The Kzoo Makers February 2018…

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What to do at a Makerspace

Have you wondered what projects people work on at a makerspace? Whether they are independent or a part of a group? If the makerspace is anything like Kzoo Makers, you will probably find a variety of activities. Kzoo Makers has space in two different buildings next to each other, and areas within the buildings are zoned for types of activities.…

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