Category Archives: Events

The events category pertains to future events at the Node.

Oct 25th BlinkyTile Beta Workshop Recap

A couple of weeks ago, on October 25th, Marty and Amy ran a workshop at the Node to beta test the BlinkyTile dynamic light sculpture kit. Participants worked together to build and program BlinkyTile sculptures using some pre-release versions of the BlinkyTile boards. It took some time to snap out and prep the tiles on […]

3rd of July BBQ – Come on down!

We will have an Independence Day BBQ at the Baltimore Node on the 3rd of July. We will start grilling Burgers and Hotdogs around 7:30pm. It’ll potluck-style, so if you can bring something to add to our collection it would be much appreciated. All are welcome!

How to Juggle Balls and Influence People

Thanks to everyone who came out to our Make Your Own Juggling Balls event this Saturday led by our very own Jason Denney, and in collaboration with Baltimore’s Playground. Juggling just feels better when you make your own. Got a cool idea for a maker/tech event? Let us know at

Pew-Pew Pewsday: Laser night at the Node

If you haven’t yet heard, we’ve got a sweet new laser cutter, and it’s just super awesome.    It can etch into and cut through tons of different materials.  It’s also super easy to design files for.  Any 2 color bitmap file can be engraved, and any .dxf vector file (all the common design programs […]

Digital Harbor Foundation – Digital Fabrication Challenge

The Digital Harbor foundation STEM Core Challenge is a competition which celebrates the Engineering Design skills of Baltimore high school students. Six teams have participated to learn the basics of digital fabrication and the Engineering Design Process. Their challenge was to create a wearable product, that is worn or used as an accessory. The teams […]

Hack Friday, November 25th @ noon

Hey Y’all, Why spoil your Thanksgiving vacation on hunting for Black Friday deals, when you can make!?! We will celebrate Baltimore Node’s first Hack Friday on November 25th. We will start around noon, and hang out until people get tired. Bring your projects, or start a new one. Hope to see you there! –Amy

This Saturday: Node MakerBot Users Group hosts the Baltimore/DC Area RepRap Users Group!

Apologies for the late notice!  This has been in the Node calendar for awhile, but I failed to send out an announcement. This Saturday, March 26th starting at 2pm, the Baltimore Node MakerBot Users Group (Node MUG) will be hosting a meeting of the Baltimore/DC RepRap Users Group. Hot on the heels of the first MakerBot […]

Announcing the Baltimore Node MakerBot Users Group (MUG)

MakerBot has issued a challenge to MakerBot users: get together in a group and get free stuff! The rules for this first challenge are simple: create a mailing list, meet in person, photograph 2 or more bots together and post them online, then send the results to! The first part of this is done: Baltimore Node MakerBot […]