43 events in this category

Special Events

Special events occur outside of our regular meetings and workshops OR if a regular meeting is moved or special in some way.

Saturday, November 12, 2016 12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Adventure Science Center - Nashville
Whistle Stop Weekend is Nov 12th and as is usual, MTRAS will be hosting a booth at this annual event from 12:30 - 4pm. This is something we do every year to show the Science Center how much we appreciate them allowing us to use their space and is also another great opportunity to help spread the word about MTRAS. Whistle Stop is all about trains. All sorts of different scale trains will be on display from
Saturday, December 17, 2016 12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Adventure Science Center - Nashville
Following our December meeting, we are volunteering to help with the Holiday LED ornament build at the ASC. Everyone of all skill levels are welcome to help out. Even if you don't know what an LED is, we can show you how to make one light up very quickly and easily. This is a good way to play with
Saturday, May 20, 2017 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Adventure Science Center - Nashville
We are joining forces with our friends at NashMicro who were planning their annual Make Day during the same time as our meeting and workshop. What is MAKE DAY? The idea is for members to bring in any projects: 3D printers, Arduino Projects, Robots, etc. You'll be able to work on your projects and/or help other people with theirs. Bring in any tools you may need. This will be open to the
Saturday, June 17, 2017 01:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Make Nashville - Nashville
Have you ever wanted build and fight a combat robot? This three-hour workshop will show you how to build a basic fighting’ bot. You can add on features to crush the competition, if you wish. You will receive a robot kit as part of your registration. The value of the kit is $150.One registration covers the
Saturday, September 30, 2017 - Sunday, October 01, 2017
The Wond’ry @ Vanderbilt University - Nashville
Maker Faire!!! MTRAS is back this year bigger and better. We have 40 feet worth of space to fill up with all of the great projects members have worked on. A ten foot section will be a walk in area for all those BIG projects. Thirty feet will be for smaller projects. We will adapt to however many members come as