Hacksburg

Blacksburg's Workshop
Meetings Tuesday at 7:30 pm

DIY Holiday Ornament Workshop

Ornaments

Join us for a festive and family-friendly DIY workshop session to make your own custom personalized ornaments using Hacksburg’s tools and equipment. There are ornaments for all skill and age levels from kid to adult, including a laser cut card/ornament combo, tri-bead candy canes and wreaths, a decorate-your-own felt Christams tree, and more!

There is a $5 suggested donation to cover materials costs.

Time: Sunday, December 8th, 1 to 5 pm

Location: Hacksburg Community Workshop, 1872 Pratt Dr, Suite 1620

Happy Thanksgiving!

From all of us at Hacksburg, Happy Thanksgiving, safe travels, and we look forward to seeing you next week!

Thanksgiving

Sand Casting 101

Casting

On Sunday, November 17, Hacksburg will be holding our Casting 101 class. Make your own sand cast Aluminum object at our casting class! Sand casting is an exciting process that’s very accessible to the hobbyist. Ages 16 and up; wear all cotton clothes and long pants.

Hacksburg is a makerspace. Makerspaces are community spaces with tools and people who love to create and tinker with everything from electronics, wood, metal, sewing to home brew! Come check out our community of makers.

Date: Sunday November 17, 2019 from 1:00PM to 4:00PM

Location: Hacksburg 1872 Pratt Drive Suite 1620, Blacksburg, VA

Cost: Free for Hacksburg members; $5 for non-members.

RSVP: Please RSVP by emailing rsvp@hacksburg.org. RSVP-ing helps us know how many people plan to attend each class.

Cider Making Weekend

Cider

It’s Cidermaking weekend at Hacksburg!

On Saturday October 5th we’ll be demonstrating the cidermaking process at the Blacksburg Farmers Market (108 W Roanoke St), from 9 am to 2pm. There will be free tastings of our freshly squeezed cider made from locally grown apples.

On October 6th we’ll be hosting our 5th Annual Hacksburg Cider Making Event. Bring your own apples and containers and join us to make your own fresh squeezed apple cider. Click here for more information about cidermaking and what to bring! Cider making is free!

Free tours of the new Hacksburg community workshop will also be offered.

Hacksburg is a makerspace. Makerspaces are community spaces with tools and people who love to create and tinker with everything from electronics, wood, metal, sewing to home brew! Come check out our community of makers.

Date: Sunday October 6, 2019 from 1pm to 5pm Location: Hacksburg 1872 Pratt Drive Suite 1620, Blacksburg, VA Facebook event

3D Printing and CAD Class, this Sunday

Hacksburg will be hosting our 3D Printing and CAD class this Sunday. Attendees will learn about 3D printing and how to use our 3D printer. Additionally, we will cover Autodesk Fusion 360 and basic Computer Aided Design (CAD) usage. More information on the class can be found on our Wiki.

Please RSVP if you’re planning on attending by sending an email to rsvp@hacksburg.org. Sending an RSVP ensures that you will receive important class information.

Time: September 29 from 1:00 to 4:00PM

Location: 1872 Pratt Drive, Suite 1620 and Conference Room

Cost: Free for members; $5 for non-members.

RSVP: RSVP by emailing rsvp@hacksburg.org.