This coming Saturday, Jan 31st we will have our first "Zero To Maker" event that is a key part of our membership drive specifically for lapsed members, associate members and anyone in the current infosphere of the Tech Valley Center of Gravity that is interested in taking a Full Membership or hig Read more... about "Zero to Maker" Event and Monitoring the TVCOG
Thanks to everyone who braved the cold both outside and inside the TVCOG to attend the General Meeting yesterday (Sat, Jan 17, 2015). Read more... about General Meeting Notes and ACTION ITEMS (Please read)!
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