Category: Events

  • Instructables LED Build Night – Tues. August 19, 2014

    LEDs, short for light-emitting diodes, are replacing small incandescent bulbs in the electronics all around us. If you would like to learn more about how you can use these small lights in your projects, now’s your chance! Instructables.com, the online home of thousands of DIY projects, has sent YuKonstruct hundreds of LEDs to play with. With…

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  • YuKonstruct goes to YukomiCon!

    That’s right! YuKonstruct will be an exhibitor at YukomiCon 2014, Yukon’s 1st Annual Comic Convention taking place at Coast High Country Inn on August 8th (4pm-8pm), August 9th (10am-7pm), and August 10th (10am-2pm). Be sure to stop by our booth to say hello and to see what we have been up to lately. We’ll also have lots of great activities…

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  • Make it Late! YuKonstruct open all night for Nuit Blanche

    Join us for Breakdancing, graffiti and films at YuKonstruct on July 5 from 7 PM to 7 AM on July 6 at 135 Industrial Road. Whitehorse Nuit Blanche is an exciting all night contemporary art show that will include art installations, performances and feasts across the city of Whitehorse on July 5 from 7pm – 7am. In a…

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  • Donate your spare tools to YuKonstruct!

    We have got the space – now we need the tools! We’ve done our research, created funding applications and submitted them to allow us to purchase the big items for the makerspace. If successful, these items will include a laser cutter, a CNC machine, a 3D printer, an induction forge, an industrial sewing machine among others.…

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  • Bring your ideas to life!

    Hacking Health and YuKonstruct If you didn’t know already, YuKonstruct is hosting Hacking Health from May 9-11, 2014 (more details here). YuKonstruct chose to host this event because it aligns well with a part of our mission to help empower Yukoners to bring their ideas to life! While we work to get our makerspace underway, this hackathon style event is essentially…

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  • Hacking Health North – May 9 – 11, 2014

    Mark May 9 – 11, 2014 in your calendars! YuKonstruct is teaming up with Hacking Health to host a weekend hackathon. Here’s a little video about the concept: If you think there are inefficiencies in the healthcare space and want to be part of the solution then REGISTER HERE (Tickets cover the cost of food for the weekend…

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