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Doors Open 2024

by on May.24, 2024, under Uncategorized

HackLab.TO is happy to be among the 150 sites for this years Doors Open Toronto!
Come visit our uniquely adorned space filled with members’ projects ranging from art to electronic exhibits and design projects.

Saturday May 25th, 10am – 5pm
Sunday May 26th, 10am – 5pm

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Aug 20 — Raspberry Pi Pico MicroPython Beginner Workshop for total beginners

by on Jul.10, 2023, under Python Newbies, Workshops

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RaspberryPi Pico Beginner Workshop for total beginners, all are welcome. A 3d printed robot claw, electronics bits and a RaspberryPi Pico of your very own is included in the $75 ticket price. You’re more than welcome to bring your own kit and attend the workshop for a pay-what-you-can donation. Please contact us to let us know you’re coming!

Zach will show you how to get started with the RaspberryPi Pico, the super-friendly microcontroller platform that even artists love. We’ll cover…

  • getting the software installed and going
  • hooking up the RaspberryPi Pico
  • little bit of basic programming in microPython using friendly examples

You too can copy and paste your way to a working project!

What you’ll need:

  • A laptop on which you can install software.
  • The thonny python IDE installed: https://thonny.org/

Come on out to learn with us and support your local hackerspace, hacklab.to!

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