• Harlem Shake YYC

    Harlem Shake YYC

    19 Feb 2013 0 Comments

    Yes, I know that the meme is pretty much dead already, but when the folks at Protospace didn’t want to film a Hackerspace edition of the Harlem Shake, I had to take my robot costume elsewhere. At least 10 community groups comprising of over 100...

  • Repaired Café!

    Repaired Café!

    16 Feb 2013 0 Comments

    Canada’s First Repair Cafe happened today at the space – and it was packed! At peak, we had nearly 60 bodies in the space, including members, volunteers, participants and spectators. Protospace members teamed up with the folks at Repair Cafe...

  • The Robot Heart Beats!

    The Robot Heart Beats!

    11 Feb 2013 0 Comments

    Our first official fundraising event for Robot Heart took place on Saturday, and it was a smashing success! At the event, we were please to present: Scoperta Shenanigans Booming bass provided by Evolved Productions Delicious beer sponsored by Village...

  • Robot Heart Beat

    Robot Heart Beat

    22 Jan 2013 0 Comments

    As most of you aware, we are in fundraising mode to get our HVAC fixed, thus… We Are Proud To Present Robot Heart Beat – A Fundraising Event Hosted By Endeavor Art Gallery! Tickets are $20 online, or $25 at the door. Doors open at 9pm, The...

  • An Epic Open House!

    An Epic Open House!

    05 Nov 2012 0 Comments

    We held our first Open House & Move In Party at the space on Nov 3 – and the place was packed! Our members worked hard to clean the place up and get the word out to the public as we were finally ready to show the new place off. The event consisted...

  • Protospace is Moving

    Protospace is Moving

    22 Sep 2012 0 Comments

    It’s hard to believe we’ve been in our new, improved space for almost a whole year! In that time, we’ve met new friends, tackled new challenges and doubled our membership! We spent two years at our first space where 1,000 square feet...

  • Scoperta & Beakerhead FTW!

    Scoperta & Beakerhead FTW!

    06 Jul 2012 0 Comments

    Calgary is an awesome place to be right now, and not just because of the Stampede!

  • Edge-Lit Acrylic!

    Edge-Lit Acrylic!

    29 May 2012 0 Comments

    We’ve been playing around with edge lit acrylic signs & badges at Protospace in the last few weeks, and the results have been quite favourable :) Jim & I made our first sign a few weeks back after seeing the awesome effect that LEDs had...

  • Quadrotors (& Our Site’s Back)!

    Quadrotors (& Our Site’s Back)!

    09 May 2012 0 Comments

      It’s been a while since i’ve updated the blog section of our site, mostly because our site was down and we’ve been extremely busy with events and projects. On the website side of things, we’ve migrated to a new server and...

  • Our First Open House (At The New Space)

    Our First Open House (At The New Space)

    04 May 2012 0 Comments

    Protospace’s first open house was held at the new space last night and was a blast! The public was welcome to come hang out and discover who we are. We also has the parts and tools available for attendies to hack their Halloween costumes, followed by...