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July 2017

Learn to Program: HTML & CSS

July 17 @ 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
USQ Makerspace: Toowoomba Campus Library R block Level 3,

Learn the basics of HTML & CSS and work through activities on codeacademy.com in a social environment.  BYO laptop essential, don’t forget your charger cords!  

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Makers Evening

July 19 @ 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
USQ Makerspace: Toowoomba Campus Library R block Level 3,

Get connected with the local maker community and bring along your projects to work on or just socialise.  Have a look at what others have built and come show off anything you have made. Get help and advice for your 3D printing/3D modelling/Arduino/Raspberry Pi/Drones/Microcontroller/Home Automation technology projects and STEM activity ideas for your school.  Start to learn the basics if you aren't very confident with new tech and want to get into teaching it. Anyone from the local community is…

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DATE CHANGE: Getting Started with 3D Printing

July 21 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
USQ Makerspace: Toowoomba Campus Library R block Level 3,

This class will walk you through what all the 3D printing hype is about and teach you how to make your own 3D printed life hacks for around the house or at work. Make the UP! Box 3D printer in the Makerspace to do your bidding. Learn where to find the best models for 3D printing, material choices, printer capabilities and how to finish your models with smoothing techniques and painting.  This session is targeted at a beginner level and…

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Learn to Code: Ruby

July 24 @ 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
USQ Makerspace: Toowoomba Campus Library R block Level 3,

Learn the basics of Ruby, a convenient and powerful web development framework.  Websites like Airbnb, Groupon, Kickstarter, GitHub and Shopify were built in this elegant language.  In this session, we’ll work through activities on codeacademy.com in a social environment.  BYO Laptops essential, don’t forget  your charger cable!  Anyone is welcome.

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Create a Papercraft LED Robot (Bookings Essential)

July 28 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
USQ Makerspace: Toowoomba Campus Library R block Level 3,

Learn the basics of circuits and build a papercraft LED robot.  This is a great introduction to later electronics workshops, and demonstrates an easy way to upcycle materials and add LEDs to your projects. Primary school education students and teachers will also enjoy this workshop as an introduction to craft with technology. Email makerspace@usq.edu.au to RSVP before the 27th of July.

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August 2017

Learn to Code

August 9 @ 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
USQ Makerspace: Toowoomba Campus Library R block Level 3,

Start learning to code in a social environment on codeacademy.com, with free courses in learning HTML, CSS, Web design, Python, Ruby and much more.  These regular sessions are a great way to put the time aside to achieve your learning goals.  BYO laptop essential, don’t forget your charger cords! Anyone is welcome, underage school students must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.  

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Makerspace Student Club Meet #1

August 17 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
USQ Makerspace: Toowoomba Campus Library R block Level 3,

Are you interested in building and making things, collaborative projects and group benefits?  Come along to the first Makerspace Student Club meeting and have your say!  Let's build some awesome stuff together.

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Getting Started with 3D Printing

August 23 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
USQ Makerspace: Toowoomba Campus Library R block Level 3,

This class will walk you through what all the 3D printing hype is about and teach you how to make your own 3D printed life hacks for around the house or at work. Make the UP! Box 3D printer in the Makerspace to do your bidding. Learn where to find the best models for 3D printing, material choices, printer capabilities and how to finish your models with smoothing techniques and painting.  This session is targeted at a beginner level and…

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3D Sculpting for 3D Printing

August 28 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
USQ Makerspace: Toowoomba Campus Library R block Level 3,

Ever wanted to 3D print your own digital art?  Learn how to get into digital sculpting with this 3D modelling workshop.  This will take you through the basics of using Meshmixer, a free, powerful sculpting platform and how to generate your own "low poly" models.  You'll also learn how to take 3D scans and clean, prepare and edit them for 3D printing.  BYO laptops are essential, don't forget to bring your charger cable!  Anyone is welcome, tune in on zoom here:…

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Learn to Code

August 30 @ 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
USQ Makerspace: Toowoomba Campus Library R block Level 3,

Start learning to code in a social environment on codeacademy.com, with free courses in learning HTML, CSS, Web design, Python, Ruby and much more.  These regular sessions are a great way to put the time aside to achieve your learning goals.  BYO laptop essential, don’t forget your charger cords! Anyone is welcome, underage school students must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

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