Charlotte, July 29, 2017 – The building Hackerspace Charlotte (HSC) occupies is being demolished. Following a strategic review of the HSC relocation efforts, the HSC board concluded that despite efforts to find a suitable new space, they weren’t likely to succeed. As a result, the HSC board has closed the 1111D Hawthorne ln location and Read more about HSC Shutting Its Doors[…]
Hackerspace Charlotte and the Mecklenberg County Senior Citizens Nutrition Program have partnered to form ‘Senior Tech Tuesday’. Once a month, Hackerspace Charlotte joins the seniors to educate them on cyber security, assist them with their electronic devices, and keep them up to date on the latest social networking tools. Keeping seniors knowledgeable and up-to-date on Read more about Senior Tech Tuesday 3/14/2017[…]
Hackerspace Charlotte is announcing a call for makers for the Charlotte Mini Maker Faire Charlotte on October 8th 2016. The event will last from 9am- 4pm at Discovery Place in uptown. Make Magazine describes a Mini Maker Faire as “A one-day celebration of creative making. An event to host exhibitors, vendors, workshop teachers, speakers and Read more about Call for Charlotte Makers[…]
Have you passed by Hackerspace Charlotte on a routine basis and always wondered what cool tools, classes, and technological advances happening behind those four walls? Wonder no more, Hackerspace Charlotte will be having an open house at 5:30pm-6:30 (TONIGHT!) every other Monday starting June 6th. This event is free and open to the public. Visitors Read more about Open House for Hackerspace Charlotte[…]
Hackerspace Charlotte is pleased to announce a summer C# programming class for beginners! Kahlan will be teaching the class. You will have the option to attend in person or virtually. You can check out our calendar for the dates: http://hackerspacecharlotte.org/calendar/ Or RSVP on our meetup here: http://www.meetup.com/HackSpaceClt/ Details: This event is free and open to the Read more about C# Programming for Beginners this Summer![…]
Resident hacker, Tim Anderson (above), made a 3D printed Ukulele that glows in the dark! Happy Tech Tuesday!
We are pleased to announce we are having April Build Night on Tech Tuesday for the month of April. This means, rather than the traditional format of ‘What have you been working on lately’ and ‘Hacker assist’ we will be having a build night each Tuesday this month. At the end of the event, you Read more about April Build Night for Tech Tuesday[…]
Hackerspace is looking for some donations of new/gently used usb wired keyboards, usb wired laser mice, and (HDMI, VGA, or DVI) monitors for our Raspberry Pi builds. Our goal is to bring in 7 more kits (monitor, mouse, and keyboard) for our upcoming projects using our Pi 3’s, Pi Zeros, and Ham radio projects. If Read more about Spare Mice, Monitors, & Keyboards?[…]
There is still plenty of time to get your raffle tickets for the Pi Raffle THIS Thursday! You could win a Pi Zero starter package or one of two Pi II’s with a 32 gig micro sd card! Get your tickets now! http://www.meetup.com/HackSpaceClt/events/229256856/ HSC will be raffling off the hot new Raspberry Pi Zero Package Read more about Raspberry Pi Zero Raffle![…]
The Hackerspace Charlotte board plays an important role in the evolution of growth and development of the organization. Hackerspace Charlotte (HSC) is a place where people with common interests, in technology, engineering, digital/electronic art, and/or DIY can meet, socialize and collaborate. HSC can be viewed as an open community lab incorporating elements of a machine shop, workshop, classroom, and studio where all kinds of hackers and makers can come together to share resources and knowledge to build and make cool things with technology.