Hacksburg

Blacksburg's Workshop
Meetings Tuesday at 7:30 pm (Virtual Meeting Link)

Python I - Online

Hacksburg will be hosting our new Python I class on Sunday, April 14 from 1:00PM-4:00PM. Attendees will learn the basics of the Python programming language. Python is an exciting programming language which enables you to program anything from smart light bulbs to the world’s largest supercomputers.

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: April 14 from 1:00 to 4:00PM

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

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

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.

CNC 101 — Online

Hacksburg will be hosting our CNC class on Sunday, April 5. Attendees will learn how to do basic CNC operations and think like a machinist. Additionally, we will cover Autodesk Fusion 360 and basic Computer Aided Design (CAD). Details will be given for the operation of the Hacksburg CNC milling machine.

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: April 5 from 1:00 to 4:00PM

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

URL: https://meet.hacksburg.org/april2020CNC

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.

Open Tuesday Meetings

An important aspect of Hacksburg is our community Tuesday meetings. Every Tuesday at 7:30PM, we meet to discuss Hacksburg business and let members show off their projects. In order to encourage social distancing related to COVID-19, Tuesday meetings will not be held in person, but held online. Meetings will retain the same format and content. Hacksburg meetings and classes are held on our Jitsi Meet server, and the URL for our Tuesday meetings is https://meet.hacksburg.org/OpenGroupMeeting. If you have any connection issues, please reach out to board@hacksburg.org.

3D Printing and CAD — Online

Hacksburg will be hosting our 3D Printing and CAD class on Sunday, March 22. 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). More information on the class can be found on our Wiki.

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: March 22 from 1:00 to 4:00PM

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

URL: https://meet.hacksburg.org/march2020cad3dprinting

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.

Open House

Hacksburg will be holding an open house on Thursday, January 30 from 6:30PM to 8:30PM. Come and see the tools Hacksburg has to offer, such as our woodshop, metalshop, sewing area, 3D printers, industrial laser cutter, and more! Anyone is welcome to come by during this time to see what Hacksburg has to offer. Anyone interested in a membership can sign up during this time as well.

Time: Thursday, January 30, 6:30PM to 8:30PM

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