State College Hackerspaces
Solder, 3D printer, band saw, lots of odds and ends but nothing substantial.
Some very casual meetups...sometimes recorded live on videofeed...other times not (for confidentiality).
An example of upcoming meetups:
- Monday--lecture on bitcoin
- Tuesday--discussion group (wide range of topics i.e. science, technology, policy, philosophy). Most recent was gaming; next week is AI.
- Wednesday--open house/3D printing
Other occasional workshops, very informal. Some ongoing projects...GreenTowers used the space.
They used to be partnered with InnoBlue but they decided to move back to campus---so I think that 'divorce' is in part responsible for the organizational vacuum.
Designed as a 'community space' but no (or at least very limited) incentive for the community to ever come to the space simultaneously... setup more like a subscription-based workshop than a community space.
Ultimately, a lot of potential waiting to be tapped... good platform to test a more flat organizational dynamic.