Frequently Asked Questions

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Are you open?

Yes! Members are welcome with their 24/7 access any time with their provided keycard. Non-members can buzz the space from the vestibule and if a member is present and willing to host, they will buzz you up. Otherwise, if you are a non-member, please come during our Open House hours on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7 P.M.

As of June 28th, 2023: Proof of vaccination is no longer required.

Is food allowed?

Yes, food is allowed - but please don't store anything overnight.

What kinds of projects are people working on here?

People work on projects ranging from sewing cosplay outfits to creating custom video game consoles. Feel free to ask around when you see people in the space!

How do I become a member?

Once you've attended 3 Open Nights, you are welcome to submit an application to apply to be a member - once you're here for the third time, ask the member hosting the open house to give you a tour and they will walk you through the application process.

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