Hacksburg

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Cider Making Weekend

Cider

It’s Cidermaking weekend at Hacksburg!

On Sunday October 11th we’ll be hosting our 6th 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!

This event will be held in person. Attendees must RSVP for important COVID-19 related information.

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 11, 2020 from 1pm to 4pm

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

RSVP: rsvp@hacksburg.org

Sand Casting

Casting

On Sunday, September 27, 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.

This class will be held in person. Attendees must RSVP to receive important updates.

Date: Sunday September 27, 2020 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.

CAD and 3D Printing -- Online, This Sunday

Printing

Hacksburg will be hosting our CAD and 3D Printing 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 20 from 1:00 to 4:00PM

Location: Online. The class instructor will not be at Hacksburg.

URL: https://meet.hacksburg.org/class

Cost: Free for members; $5 for non-members. Payment online can be done at https://paypal.me/hacksburg. Physical payment from non-members will be collected eventually on the honor system.

RSVP: RSVP by emailing rsvp@hacksburg.org.

Laser 101 — Online

CAMFive

Hacksburg will be hosting a laser cutter class this Sunday. This class offers attendees a tutorial on using the Hacksburg 80W CO2 Laser Cutter. Basic laser safety, design guidelines, and examples will be presented.

This class will not be held in person to encourage social distancing related to COVID-19. The class will be held using Jitsi Meet.

Please RSVP if you’re planning on attending by sending an email to rsvp@hacksburg.org. The stream will be available at the URL listed below.

Time: September 13 from 1:00PM to 4:00PM

Location: Online. The class instructor will not be at Hacksburg.

URL: https://meet.hacksburg.org/class

Cost: Free for members; $5 for non-members. Payment online can be done at https://paypal.me/hacksburg. Physical payment from non-members will be collected eventually on the honor system.

RSVP: RSVP by emailing rsvp@hacksburg.org.

Non-Alcoholic Fermentation — Online

Pickles

Hacksburg will be hosting a new class this Sunday, Non-Alcoholic Fermentation. This class provides a basic introduction to ancient and tasty food practices such as making sauerkraut, pickles, and yogurt. The class will be aimed at the beginner level. Discussion time will be included for your own specific fermentation questions.

This class will not be held in person to encourage social distancing related to COVID-19. The class will be held using Jitsi Meet.

Please RSVP if you’re planning on attending by sending an email to rsvp@hacksburg.org. The stream will be available at the URL listed below.

Time: August 30 from 1:00PM to 4:00PM

Location: Online. The class instructor will not be at Hacksburg.

URL: https://meet.hacksburg.org/class

Cost: Free for members; $5 for non-members. Payment online can be done at https://paypal.me/hacksburg. Physical payment from non-members will be collected eventually on the honor system.

RSVP: RSVP by emailing rsvp@hacksburg.org.