Category: Updates

  • Tuesdays at YuKonstruct!

    Time to celebrate! On Tuesday May 13, 2014 we opened the doors to show everyone our new space for the first time.  Over 80 people attended to check it out and celebrate this accomplishment with us. There was Yukon Brewing beer, delicious food from Garlic A GoGo, and great music thanks to The Midnight Sons and…

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  • A busy week! Hacking Health (May 9-11) and YuKonstruct Sneak Peak (May 13)

    Hacking Health North is THIS WEEKEND (May 9 – 11, 2014) – Join us! We are in the last phase of preparing for this weekends hackathon – Hacking Health North!  It is going to be a fantastic event and we hope you can come as a participant for the weekend or stop by as an observer…

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  • Survey Results – What a response!

    Thanks for taking the survey!  All one hundred and one of you! Now the Core Team has lots of useful information on membership pricing, hours, and people to contact for specific volunteer tasks. People who indicated they want to volunteer Event Coordination will be contacted soon, as Hacking Health North (May 9-11, 2014) is our next big event. Stay…

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  • We need YOUR input – take our 5 minute survey

    Hey everyone! I’m Amelia and I have been excited to work with the core team to develop this important survey. Before I talk about that, I wanted to give you a little update. YuKonstruct has come so far since January 14 when we had the Kick-Off Open House and asked the Yukon community if they…

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  • We’re making progress

    Hi, my name is Allison. If your story is anything like mine, you went to the YuKonstruct Kick-Off in January, enjoyed some pizza, checked out the cool projects, and maybe you even attended the follow-up planning session on January 28th. But by now you’ve started to wonder what’s going on and what can you do to help, right? Is this…

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  • YuKonstruct – The start of a makerspace in Canada’s north

    Whether it is the old wood shop, the garage where you tinker, the spare room that doubles as a sewing room, or that desk in the basement, any space which allows your creativity to flow is a magical one. You might be a famous local talent. Perhaps you are an everyday Do-It-Yourself-er, a painter, a…

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