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Next Fixit Cafe scheduled for March 30 at the Eagles

Our next Fixit Cafe will be Saturday, March 30, from 10 to 2 at the Eagles’ building at 18134 Vashon Highway SW.  This event is co-sponsored by the Vashon Makerspace/Tool Library, Zero Waste Vashon, the King County Library system, King County EcoConsumers and the Eagles.  Admission is free. Mark your calendar, and bring your broken […]

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Vashon Makerspace will curate exhibit at VCA this week

We have a MakerSpace-curated show (along with some other work), opening on THIS Friday 8/3 6->9PM at the Vashon Center for the ArtWork by 6 Artists from our Tool Library – MakerSpace community are on display. On Saturday 8/4 there will be demo’s by 5 Artists from 12>3 Dan Schueler – will be demonstrating tiny […]

New woodworking classes scheduled for July and August

Vashon Makerspace has scheduled two new classes for July and August   Introduction to Woodworking This hands-on class will cover basic woodworking techniques and safe operation of commonly used portable and stationary power tools. Students will learn steps of woodworking procedure, cost estimation, planing, jointing, ripping, crosscutting, and dado joint construction. Related topics will include […]

Our intro to woodworking classes were a great success

  Our first woodworking classes in the Vashon High School woodshop were very well attended.  In fact, so many wanted to attend that we had to add a second session on Thursdays.  And there have been requests for additional classes in the same facility over the summer.  Here are some photos from the Thursday class […]

Intro to Woodworking classes to begin this week

Intro to Woodworking class begins this week. Section 1 begins Tuesday April 24th and continues for five additional weekly sessions on Tuesdays Section 2 begins Thursday April 26th and continues for five additional weekly sessions on Thursdays. Sessions are from 6:30 – 8:30 PM (please try to arrive early for the first session) (Must be pre-registered […]

Spring Fixit Cafe scheduled for May 12

The next fixit cafe has been scheduled for Saturday, May 12 from 10 to 2 at the Eagles’ building at 18134 Vashon Highway SW.  This event is co-sponsored by the Vashon Makerspace/Tool Library, Zero Waste Vashon, the King County Library system and the Eagles.  Admission is free. Bring your broken household items to be repaired.  […]