Houston's Hackerspace

May 24, 2017 by lordevoldemort
As a Trainer at the Houston Public Library Community Engagement Team, when Clementina Nunez isn't tricking kids into learning engineering and coding with LEGO Robotics or presenting ESL Workshops, she can be sometimes seen in the TXRX Labs Woodshop. We were lucky enough to catch her in the midst of ...
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May 16, 2017 by lordevoldemort
If you were at Comic Palooza over the weekend or have attended a recent Raspberry Pi Meetup, you probably played Super Mario World and Mario Kart with a giant game controller. And instead of actuating plastic buttons you simply dipped a finger in a jar of water or simply touched ...
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May 6, 2017 by RebeccaHewitt
May is a month full of events for the labs! Come visit us! PiƱata Fest - May 7th from 10a to 2p 2600 Navigation Blvd. More info here Comicpalooza - May 12th to May 14th George R. Brown Convention Center Use the following codes for discounted tickets: 1 day pass ...
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May 1, 2017 by RebeccaHewitt
One of the best things about hanging out at the labs is seeing what everyone is making! Zachary has been a member for 4 years! What projects you currently working on? I'm working on becoming better at using Blender to design 3D printed parts and toys. It's been a hobby ...
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Apr 22, 2017 by RebeccaHewitt
Studio Projects are designed for members that have taken a workshop and are looking to practice their skills and make something fun! We understand that it can be tricky to dive right into making something after you've taken a workshop, and studio projects are here to make it a little ...
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Apr 12, 2017 by RebeccaHewitt
Take a break from making at the labs and come visit us at the farmer's market! We'll be at the Urban Harvest Market this weekend and the East End Farmer's Market next weekend. Urban Harvest Farmer's Market 3000 Richmond Ave. Saturday, April 15th from 8a - 12p DIY Project: Stenciled ...
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Apr 5, 2017 by RebeccaHewitt
Studio Projects are designed for members that have taken a workshop and are looking to practice their skills and make something fun! We understand that it can be tricky to dive right into making something after you've taken a workshop, and studio projects are here to make it a little ...
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Apr 1, 2017 by RebeccaHewitt
We've expanded our workshop offerings to make it easier for you to learn at the labs! Want to learn how to use the CNC Router or CNC Mills? The following workshops will allow you to gain all of the skills you'll need! Fusion 360 CAD Through hands-on projects, students In ...
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Mar 21, 2017 by RebeccaHewitt
TxRx Labs recently hosted a 3D Printing Design Competition with the J.P. McGovern Museum of Health and Medical Science over Spring Break. 21 local and international high school students participated in a week-long "Global Teen Health Summit" entitled "Faces of Innovation". For the Design Competition, students were challenged to re-envision ...
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Mar 15, 2017 by RebeccaHewitt
We're currently seeking volunteers! What do volunteers do at the labs? They greet visitors, give tours, assist members and help with events! Our volunteers work 4 hours shifts once a week. Volunteers receive perks! We want you to make, learn, and grow at the labs! Volunteers receive workshop comps! Workshop ...
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