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  • Successful Open House

    While our first of the two planned Open Houses this past week was a bust due to a power outage, our second Open House was a total success! We had several demonstrations on hand along with several members and many non-members in attendance. There were plenty of discussions around ongoing projects and classes as well as projects and classes people

  • Arduino Workshop

    This workshop is for anyone who has never played around with Arduino before and those who have played around a little bit but aren’t entirely sure about how the basics work. It’s easier than you think! We will put together basic single component electrical circuits, learn about analog and digital, input and output, basic programming concepts, practice very basic Serial

  • Holiday “Tool-Luck” Party

    Thursday, December 12, 2013 7:00-9:00 PM 47 Lee Street Lowell MA 01852 Please join us for our holiday “Tool-Luck” where guests are invited to bring a new or used tool of to donate to Lowell Makes to make them available to our growing family of makers. If you haven’t been down to Lowell Makes recently, you are in for a

  • Open For Business

    After months of hard work, Lowell Makes is open for business. We had our floor professionally ground and polished, and with help of awesome volunteers, we repaired and painted the walls and floor.  Machines have been donated or loaned to us.  Countless other things got done by many enthusiastic supporters. On November 1, 2013 we had our formal grand opening

  • Grand Opening Hackathon

    Lowell Makes is holding our grand opening Friday November 1, 2013 at 10AM and to kick things off properly we will be holding a 24 hour hackathon the next day.  Details below: ABOUT THE CHALLENGE Nov 2 – 3, 2013 (view all dates) Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to make something that does anything, or anything