Upcoming events at Leigh Hackspace 2017

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#1

We’ve got lots of exciting new things planned for 2017 as well as the return of some familiar favourites:

3D Design with CAD Autodesk Fusion 360
Steve Cox of SC3D helps you get started with 3d design using Autodesk Fusion 360!
Autodesk Fusion 360 is part of Autodesk’s vision for “The Future Of Making Things”. It is an easy-to-learn, and easy-to-use, 3D product creation software application that also includes extremely powerful tools for advanced users. It is available in both Windows and Mac versions for computers using 64-bit operating systems. Best of all it’s offered on a free-to-use basis to Students, Educators, Start-Ups and Hobbyists.

Gaming Night (Last Saturday evening of every month): Starting 28 January at 7 PM

The return of our monthly gaming night featuring retro gaming, current generation consoles, board games and lots of other table-top competitive pursuits.

Mending Cafe (First Saturday of every month): Starting 4 February at 11 AM
Free event, bring broken stuff and let try to fix it with you! Coffee and snacks available from our in house cafe.

Introduction to Screenprinting: Saturday 11 February 10 AM - 5 PM
Covers all the basic skills you need to begin screen printing. You will be shown how to prepare artwork and transfer it to your screen using photo emulsion or stencils. You will develop printing techniques and print your own artwork to take home with you.

Hackspace Quiz Night fundraiser : Saturday 11 February 7 PM
£2 entry fee, bring your friends and form your very own mighty quiz team!

Gaming Night (Last Saturday evening of every month): Saturday 25 February at 7 PM
Monthly gaming night featuring retro gaming, current generation consoles, board games and lots of other table-top competitive pursuits.

Open Hack Day including Mending Cafe: Saturday 4 March at 11 AM
See a Hackspace in action. Drop by and check out our new facilities - we’ve got all sorts of amazing tools and equipment along with the knowhow to inspire new your new projects and ideas! Bring along broken items and let us help you try to fix them.

Introduction to Screenprinting: Saturday 18 March 10 AM - 5 PM
Covers all the basic skills you need to begin screen printing. You will be shown how to prepare artwork and transfer it to your screen using photo emulsion or stencils. You will develop printing techniques and print your own artwork to take home with you.

Gaming Night (Last Saturday evening of every month): Saturday 25 March at 7 PM
Monthly gaming night featuring retro gaming, current generation consoles, board games and lots of other table-top competitive pursuits.

Mending Cafe (First Saturday of every month): Saturday 1 April at 11AM
Free event, bring broken stuff and let try to fix it with you! Coffee and snacks available from our in house cafe.

Easter Raspberry Jam: Saturday 14 April at 11 AM

Introduction to Screenprinting: Saturday 22 April 10 AM - 5 PM
Covers all the basic skills you need to begin screen printing. You will be shown how to prepare artwork and transfer it to your screen using photo emulsion or stencils. You will develop printing techniques and print your own artwork to take home with you.

Gaming Night (Last Saturday evening of every month): Saturday 29 April at 7 PM
Monthly gaming night featuring retro gaming, current generation consoles, board games and lots of other table-top competitive pursuits.

Mending Cafe (First Saturday of every month): Saturday 6 May at 11AM
Free event, bring broken stuff and let try to fix it with you! Coffee and snacks available from our in house cafe.

Textile Hack: Saturday 27 May at 11 AM - 5 PM
From upcycling to mending and beyond! Try out our awesome textiles facilities and make something unique.

Gaming Night (Last Saturday evening of every month): Saturday 27 May at 7 PM
Monthly gaming night featuring retro gaming, current generation consoles, board games and lots of other table-top competitive pursuits.


#2

Is the Easter Raspberry Jam date a typo? The Saturday is the 15th - a date close to my heart :slight_smile:


#3

Hi Katie
When is the next quiz night? I thought it was Saturday May 13th - am I right or did I dream it?


#4

Hi Ian,

No dream you’re absolutely right, the quiz is indeed on the 13th :slight_smile:

Hope to see you tomorrow :slight_smile:


#5

Thanks Tom. What time?


#6

Around 7.30 (ish) :slight_smile:

Hope to see you there :slight_smile: