Makespace not only gives you access to space and equipment, but also a wonderful supportive community. Get involved!
All upcoming Makespace inductions, trainings, meetups, talks and other activities are listed on our Makespace Meetup group
Join the meetup group to be able to register for these events, and to get notified of things coming up. You can also add a feed of Makespace events to your calendar:
All general discussions, announcements and chat is on our makespace member Google Group
Join the google group to be able to ask questions and get notified of new messages.
Our clubs also each have their own dedicated groups, so have a look below for any groups that might also interest you.
Three core clubs run by members help Makespace operate
The Maintainers Club helps the equipment and space run effectively & safely
Meet every 4th Monday
The Trainers Club helps develop and deliver training for Makespace equipment
Meet every 2nd Monday
The Events Club helps great clubs, events and activities run at Makespace
Meet every 3rd Monday
Makespace members also run all sorts of community interest clubs
An group for those interested in electronics and PCB design and manufacture
Meet every 1st Wednesday
Robot Club is for beginners to pros, all you need is a love of robots!
Meet every 2nd Saturday
For anyone interested in props and costumes for cosplay, steampunk, theatre, etc
Meet every 2nd Wednesday
For jewellery making using things like the fine metalwork and glasswork area
Meet every TBC
Homebrew Space Club
For those interested in Satellites, High Altitude Balloons, Rockets, Telemetry...
Meet every 3rd Wednesday
Metalwork Club is for anyone interested in using and improving the metal workshop
Meet every 2nd Thursday
Woodshop Club is the Makespace woodworking community
Meet every 3rd Tuesday
Repair Club is for people interested in repairing and helping repairers
Meet every 2nd Tuesday