All Castlemakers events are free and open to all unless otherwise noted! You can also sign up for our monthly events email at this link.
Open Shop time at the Makerspace (19 E. Franklin) in February is on Saturdays 9 am-noon and 7-9 pm on Tuesdays. Bring in a project to work on, try one of ours, or just visit! Our equipment list & library continues to grow.
Interested in learning more about single board computers and how to program them? We’re beginning a new series of classes on micro-based controllers and computers. Thursday February 2nd at 7 pm we’ll start with a class on the micro:bit, a simple to program device that has surprising power for a board it’s size. More on our classes webpage. NOTE: this class was moved from 1/26 due to instructor illness.
We’ll continue our single board computer series on Wednesday February 23rd from 7-9pm – this time on the Raspberry Pi. Visit our learning webpage for more information on this class.
The Castlemakers CoderDojo, a free volunteer-led, community-based programming club for young people, meets the first Saturday of every month. You can visit anytime during the meeting, which is Saturday February 4th from 1-4 pm.
Wabash Valley Amateur Radio Association (WVARA) is having a Hamfest (buy/swap meet) in Brazil, Indiana at the 4H Fairgrounds on March 11th.
The Indiana Vex Robotics State Championship will be at Lucas Oil Stadium on Saturday March 25th.
The Dayton Hamvention is May 19-21 at the Greene County Fairgrounds in Xenia, Ohio.
Last updated on 2/2/23.