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Makers in the Community – DIY Care Package for NAMI of VA

HackRVA came together for a good cause last Saturday.  HandsOn Greater Richmond sent out a call for makers to benefit NAMI; we heard the call and responded! We made stress-balls out of (2) balloons cut down and little sacks of … Continue reading

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NoVa Mini Maker Faire

We had a great time at the NoVa Mini Maker Faire!  There was plenty to see and do with over 100 makers featuring a wide variety of exhibits.  Nearly 4,000 people attended and the venue was packed wall to wall. … Continue reading

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Spooklet Zine Assembly Hangout

A fun evening had by all at HackRVA assembling the 3rd edition of The Spooklet Zine, a Halloween-themed literary arts publication, which will be featured at the RVA ZineFest in October. In addition to cutting and assembling the zines, we … Continue reading

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Festival of Community Makers

HackRVA participated in the “Festival of Community Makers” in Fredericksburg, VA.  We presented our X-Box controller controlled power wheels which was a big hit with kids and adults alike. Also, Mark Fraunfelder gave a talk on maker communities and signed … Continue reading

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