3D printer Crowdfund Drive for SimCoLab

3D printer Crowdfund Drive for SimCoLab

Barrie’s first hackerspace ready for a 3D printer indiegogo Campaign We are a not-for-profit organization with a mandate to educate, hack, code, and have fun. We’d like to use this 3D printing to teach the community about the wonders of 3D printing, and...
The makerspace in the Works

The makerspace in the Works

It’s been a long haul but we are almsot there. Thanks to some FREE desks and volunteer support from SimCoLab community members, the space is shaping up! Network, electrical, ventaltion all...

3D printing workshop

3D printing is the process of creating a three dimensional object from a digital file, using a machine to extrude a plastic material layer upon layer. This course will teach you how to make a 3D printed object by scribbling with permanent marker on white paper, then...
Where we at?

Where we at?

We’ve been working hard to get all details figured out in setting up a not-for-profit. Here’s the latest news. We are an official Canadian Not-for-Profit! Whew! We have a solid Board of Directors: Sarah Simkin, Daniel Lerch, Max Lupo, Jenn Guillena,...

Minutes So Far

Well, now that we’re officially not-for-profit, it’s time to start posting the minutes of our meetings! Here’s what we have so far: June 12, 2013 June 19, 2013 June 26, 2013 July 3, 2013 October 2, 2013 That’s all for now. We hope to see...
Your Makerspace Wishlist

Your Makerspace Wishlist

Every great makerspace needs great things. We started a Google doc to get a list of items from the community. As we continue to grow and new funding becomes available, we’ll consider this list when making purchases.  Want to ensure our space has the tools you...

SimCoLab and Art ce Soir

SimCoLab is a motley crew of developers, engineers, artists, librarians, and educators building a community workshop in downtown Barrie. Many of our members are interested in wearable and sewable electronics. We would like to propose an outdoor interactive activity...