Posts tagged with "Decatur Makers"

Decatur Makers donate refurbished PCs to Decatur Housing Authority

Posted by Dena Mellick December 16, 2015

The Decatur Makers spread a little holiday joy when the group donated refurbished computers to 16 Decatur Housing Authority residents. Decatur Makers is a group of technology enthusiasts, crafters, and tinkerers. A press release from the group said of the donation, “PC Power Up, a new program sponsored by Decatur Makers and the Decatur Education […]

Decatur ‘hackathon’ planned

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt July 2, 2014

A Decatur High School student will throw what’s being called the city’s first “hackathon” this weekend. Duncan Trotter is looking for sponsors and participants for “HackDecatur.” The event will be held this July 5 and 6, from 9 am to 3 pm at the Decatur Recreation Center. “This will be a two day gathering of programmers, designers, […]

Space found – Decatur Makers have new home

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt March 19, 2014

Decatur Makers has been working since December 2012 to find a permanent place where kids can invent, build and dream. On March 19, the group announced they’d found a place to hang their 3D-printed hat. According to a press release, Decatur Makers will lease an unused gymnasium from First Christian Church of Decatur, a 3,200 square […]

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