Noisebridge is an infrastructure provider for technical-creative projects, collaboratively run by its members. We are incorporated as a non-profit educational corporation for public benefit. Read more about Noisebridge...
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Upcoming Planned Events
- Friday, Saturday, Sunday August 14, 15, 16 - Civil Hackers' School Hacking Run - hacking practice/training with Ilya Vasilyev
- Tuesday August 11th, 7pm - Civil Hackers' School: From Moscow to San Francisco - a presentation by Ilya Vasilyev
- Tuesday August 11th, 9am - Tour National Ignition Facility
- TBD Fundraising Party
- 8p Noisebridge Weekly Meeting - Introducing new people to the space and general discussion.
- 7p German - A weekly group to learn German for all levels.
7p Professional VFX Compositing With Adobe After Effects - Learn how to create photo realistic visual effects composites using After Effects. 7-10pm (skips the third Thursday of every month)(Class is on hiatus until early- to mid-September)
- 7p HTML+CSS Class - Learn how to write HTML, from beginning tags to advanced layout techniques. No experience required.
- 8p Kite Hacking (Temporary timeslot, while VFX is on hiatus. Skips the third Thursday of every month)
- 8p Five Minutes of Fame - Monthly set of lightning talks on diverse topics (third Thursday of each month)
- 5p Mandarin Corner - Weekly study group to practice Chinese language -- this class is on temporary hiatus until organizers such as yourself regroup and start it up!
- 7p Science, Engineering & Design Huddle - Weekly group to discuss design approach, share techniques, and solve any problem you may be having with your project(s).
- 8p Material Fabrication Sessions - Weekly gatherings to share design techniques & hands-on fabrication skills useful for making material objects, a shop class covering the safe and effective use of the tools in our little shop.
Vision: Our vision - what our space is all about!
Safety in the Space: What to do in case of an emergency.
Infrastructure: Stuff we provide -- servers, bulk parts orders from Digikey/McMaster/Mouser, project spaces, specialized tools.
Library: Information pertaining to projects we're working on.
Concepts: A place to share your project ideas and to find like-minds.
Donate or Pay Dues: Here is where you can see how easy it is to Donate to Noisebridge or to pay your monthly Membership Dues.
Identity: Logos, stickers, t-shirts and stuff.
Press Coverage: mentions of Noisebridge in the media (both blog and dead tree).
Hackerspace Infos: Howtos, Background, and friendly Hackerspaces elsewhere.
Board and Officers: Information about our formal organization.
Meetings every Tuesday at 8 PM US/Pacific at 83 C Wiese St. This meeting is for members and non-members alike, everyone is welcome. Agenda items tend to typically include introductions, updates on projects happening in the space and upcoming events. Meetings normally end with general socializing and in depth discussion of any topics brought up earlier.
Get in Touch
- IRC channel - irc://chat.freenode.net/#noisebridge
- Mailinglist - Best way to keep informed of upcoming events
- Facebook group
- Legal Requests (information removal, etc)
Or just drop by the space. We're here almost all the time, although evenings are best.
Noisebridge is up! We began building Noisebridge in Feb 2007. Since December 2007 we've had regular Tuesday meetings, and as of October 1st 2008, we have a physical space. We are a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization as of July 2009, retroactive October 2008.