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Maker Social Nights

Maker Social Nights

At our annual general meeting this past summer, the directors were asked by the membership to reintroduce social events.  Since then, we’ve been hosting Halifax Maker Social Nights regularly, twice per month at coffee shops and pubs, in addition to our other, more irregular topic-driven meetings. Making is an inherently creative process.  One of the easiest […]

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Halifax Specialty Hardwoods

One of the most difficult things about being a maker in a relatively small city is finding suppliers.  For exotic hardwoods, there seems to be Lee Valley, which supplies small hobby-sized boards at a premium price, East Coast Specialty Hardwoods, which is on the wrong side of the harbour for me and has typical Burnside […]

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Halifax Central Library’s Free Recording Studios

Alison Froese-Stoddard is the Technology Librarian at the Halifax Central Library, supervising the Media & Tech staff, and helping to plan music and technology programming for all ages at the library.  Photo: Alison tests the recording studio’s green screen. Could you describe the Central Library’s recording studios and the equipment available to use? We have two […]

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