Just a quick note that there is a new POD on the calendar for this coming Saturday, Nov 1st from 6:00 - 8:30pm. Three COG members created “IO”, a robotic toy that interacts with the internet as a method for play and literacy development. Read more... about Playing, Reading and Electronics - The Internet of Things POD ---- AND a Pecha Kucha teaser!
When you come into the TVCOG now, you'll notice a sign on the door reminding members and guests to sign in. We have a new system by the volunteer desk where anyone can quickly sign-in and sign-out of the space (it's using a Raspberry Pi for the terminal, check it out!). Read more... about Red / Yellow Tools, Engineers for a Sustainable World, Pecha Kucha, etc...
For those of you who have not gone through the mandatory safety training in order to use the space, this coming Sunday, Oct 19th is your next chance to get trained! Are you a new member in need of safety training? Do you need a refresher? Read more... about Safety Training, 3D Printing, Jewelry and Game Development!
If you missed the General Meeting, you can still get a taste of the cool stuff at Maker Faire in NYC Sept 20th & 21st by checking out both our Flickr album (see https://www.flickr.com/photos Read more... about Quadcopters, Incorporating Design for Kids, Chainmaille and MORE
Last Saturday, May 31st, we held our General Meeting and elected our new Board of Directors. Congratulations go out to our new board members: Laban Coblentz, Bridget McGivern, Mick Cipollo, Erica Iannotti and Bob Bownes. Read more... about New Board, New Volunteer Opportunities and Social Nights!
Ok, depending on your perspective and whether you measure from the official ribbon cutting ceremony (May 6th, 2013) or not, the TVCOG is now one year old. Read more... about Achievement Unlocked: Year One (nearly) Complete!
We're coming up on our one-year official anniversary (well, at least since the big ribbon cutting ceremony on May 6th, 2013), and my how we've grown in the last year. Read more... about Upcoming events and new local maker shop!