Upcoming events

    • 25 Oct 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Powell River Makerspace, VIU Powell River Campus
    In this hands-on class, you will receive an introduction to cloud computing with Google Cloud Services. You will create an account and a server, set up cloud storage, and build a test web page.
    Pre-requisite: Intro to Linux class or a basic understanding of how the internet works is recommended.

    Registration is required:
    Call VIU 604.485.2878 or 1.877.888.8890
    Drop by 100 – 7085 Nootka Street, Powell River
    Online pr.viu.ca

    • 28 Oct 2018
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Powell River Makerspace, VIU Powell River Campus
    Introduction to using the Arduino microcontroller board via blinky lights, motion, and sound.
    NOTE: Please bring a laptop.

    Registration is required:
    Call VIU 604.485.2878 or 1.877.888.8890
    Drop by 100 – 7085 Nootka Street, Powell River
    Online pr.viu.ca

    • 08 Nov 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Powell River Makerspace, VIU Powell River Campus
    Using equipment and a kit provided by the Makerspace, you will learn to solder by building a (hopefully) functional flashlight! 


    Registration is required:
    Call VIU 604.485.2878 or 1.877.888.8890
    Drop by 100 – 7085 Nootka Street, Powell River
    Online pr.viu.ca

    • 15 Nov 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Powell River Makerspace, VIU Powell River Campus

    Introduction to using the laser cutter includes basic design for the laser cutter and safe machine use.   After this class, you will be qualified to operate the laser at the Makerspace.

    This is our last laser class before Christmas!

    Registration is required:
    Call VIU 604.485.2878 or 1.877.888.8890
    Drop by 100 – 7085 Nootka Street, Powell River
    Online pr.viu.ca

    • 20 Nov 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Powell River Makerspace, VIU Powell River Campus
    Intermediate Arduino use with more power! Using the Arduino to control higher current DC motors and 110v household appliances.
    NOTE: Introduction to Arduino or equivalent experience is required. Please bring a laptop.


    Registration is required:
    Call VIU 604.485.2878 or 1.877.888.8890
    Drop by 100 – 7085 Nootka Street, Powell River
    Online pr.viu.ca

    • 27 Nov 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Powell River Makerspace, VIU Powell River Campus
    Introduction to using the NodeMcu microcontroller board. The NodeMcu is similar to the Arduino, but has built in Wi-Fi, which allows it to communicate and integrate with the internet.

    NOTE: Introduction to Arduino or equivalent experience is required. Please bring a laptop.

    Registration is required:
    Call VIU 604.485.2878 or 1.877.888.8890
    Drop by 100 – 7085 Nootka Street, Powell River
    Online pr.viu.ca

    • 28 Nov 2018
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Powell River Makerspace, VIU Powell River Campus
    Introduction to using the Arduino microcontroller board via blinky lights, motion, and sound.
    NOTE: Please bring a laptop.

    Registration is required:
    Call VIU 604.485.2878 or 1.877.888.8890
    Drop by 100 – 7085 Nootka Street, Powell River
    Online pr.viu.ca

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