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Repair Cafe is coming to Canal Flats

The Columbia Valley Maker Space Society is holding another Repair Cafe at the Canal Flats Community Center from 10 AM to 4 PM. We have lots of fixers from the Flats coming out to help us out - a great big THANKS to everyone who has volunteered. If you have not attended a Repair Cafe before, here is what to expect: While you are enjoying a coffee, Maker Space fixers will repair your lamp, small appliance, computer or other items you want to rescue from the garbage. You can sit back and watch if you like (and maybe even learn…
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SpaceX’s Starman Roadster has ventured past Mars

Starman and its Tesla Roadster are officially a long, long way from home. SpaceX has confirmed that Falcon Heavy's test payload has passed Mars' orbit. This has to be one of the coolest things I have ever seen in my 50 some years of being on this planet. I try to sit my kids down end explain the significance of something like this, as I was around when man first went into space and I get the technology advance that have happened in my lifetime so far. I cant imagine what my kids will see in theirs. Continue reading here:…
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LED Color Sensing Chameleon

LED Color Sensing Chameleon: This is a mascot style foam suit covered in ~600 addressable LEDs, controlled by an Arduino microprocessor and powered by 12-15 lithium ion battery packs. It includes a color sensor in the hand. Super Cool Wearable! Continue reading here: https://ift.tt/2yR7dLf Visit us at the Columbia Valley Maker Space here: https://ift.tt/2FxhLo5
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Repair Cafe is Back, Nov 10th

The Columbia Valley Maker Space Society is holding another Repair Cafe at the Legion in Invermere on November 10th from 10 AM to 4 PM, across from The Source. If you have not attended a Repair Cafe before, New post (Repair Cafe is Back!) has been published on Columbia Valley Maker Space Continue reading here: https://ift.tt/2OsRaYZ Visit us at the Columbia Valley Maker Space here: https://ift.tt/2FxhLo5
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