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Monthly Microcontroller Meetup

Every fourth Wednesday of the month at 6:30pm we will be having Micro Controller night. Each meetup consists of a presentation demonstrating the topic for the night followed by some questions. Here is the 2016 schedule. We hope you can make it. RSVP at on our meetup site 1/27/16 - Learn how to collect temperature data and log... Read more →
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Craft Night

Join us for a monthly Craft night at FCMG! Bring whatever you are working on, something you’ve made, or just bring yourself and a willingness to create. We will feature different “nights” where we might paint, draw, sew, collage, stencil or just print out pictures of our selfies for our desks at work. - you get the point. We will... Read more →
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Summer fun with firefly lamps

This weekend some teens made really cool firefly lamps with an Arduino Gemma, individually addressable NeoPixel LED's, and IR sensor with remote control and mason jars. It was a great learning experience for them where some learned to solder for the first time and others were able to brush up on their solder skills. The remote control allows... Read more →
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Makers’ Guild Joins in the National Maker Faire

All of the Connecticut Makerspaces were represented in Washington DC for the National Maker Faire on June 12 and 13, 2015. Mark and Louis headed down to DC to join Bill from the Westport Library and Bill from CT Hackerspace in Watertown, Ct. Makerspaces from across the country were in attendance and we were able to talk to a lot of them... Read more →