How to Make Almost Anything - Summer Series

The popular How to Make Almost Anything class is back this summer as a series of workshops!

If you are a curious, hands-on person with an interest in technology, then these courses will provide you with an opportunity to gain new knowledge, meet like-minded individuals, and have a unique experience with rapid prototyping technologies.

Montreal Drone Expo

The Montreal Drone Expo is coming soon on June 25th. Come to Canada’s biggest drone racing event with the Canadian qualifier for the IDRA North American cup! It an event for all ages and you’ll get the chance to see the participants from the drone class compete!

All details at montrealdroneexpo.com

Where Makers Unite

The District 3 Makerspace is place to test, develop and prototype your ideas into concrete projects that could potentially become a viable business model. Open to the community, it is also a place to learn about new technologies, how to use them and think about design decisions through the development of your project.

available Tools

  • 3D printers
  • Soldering Irons
  • Basic Electronics
  • Oscilloscope
  • Digital Multimeter
  • Calipers
  • Work space
  • Engraver
  • And more...

About the Makerspace

We are not a factory to produce the parts for your projects. The technicians offer their time and support to help you successfully develop your project. This is a peer-to-peer learning environment where each Makerspace visitor is responsible for following the safety rules and respecting each other.

Drop by during the technician hours to get started, or email us at makerspace@d3center.ca.

Hours

SUMMER 2016 SCHEDULE

Tuesday: 15:00 to 19:00 (Kamal)
Wednesday: 12:00 to 15:00 (Kamal and Noah)
Thursday: 13:00 to 17:00 (Noah and Kamal)
Friday: 13:00 to 17:00 (Rachel)

Makerspace Policy document

Summer Series

How to Make Almost Anything

The popular How to Make Almost Anything class is back this summer as a series of workshops! Register to the workshops that most interest you!

Do Like A Designer

Starting June 27th @ 6pm

3 sessions of 2 hours! Knowing how to conceptualize, execute and present designs is a skill set that’s not just limited to designers. It’s a way of thinking that builds on creativity, a different perspective and working in a very iterative way.

Intro to 3D Printing

Starting July 18th @ 6pm

2 sessions of 2 hours! This workshop presents a roadmap for getting started with 3D printing, from choosing a printer to setting up and calibrating it for 3D printing. This is a great course for both 3D printing novices as well as designers with existing modeling skills who want to enter the 3D printing marketplace.

Intro to 3D Modeling

Starting July 9th @ 10am

2 sessions of 3 hours! Starting July 9th @ 10am. This workshop series is an intensive, hands-on class covering the key concepts of 3D CAD. We will be using the accessible and user-friendly software, SketchUp.

Intro to 3D Modeling (2)

Starting July 30th @ 10am

2 sessions of 3 hours! This workshop series is an intensive, hands-on class covering the key concepts of 3D CAD. We will be using the accessible and user-friendly software, SketchUp.