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COVID-19 and SSD

In the interests of public safety and the recommendation that people remain at least 6 feet apart, Solid State Depot – The Boulder Hackerspace, will not be hosting Open House or Offical SSD gatherings for 2 weeks, potentially longer. The next Open House is therefore scheduled for March 31st, 2020, but again, may be pushed out further as the situation develops.

This is in an effort to limit spread and transmission vectors for the novel Coronavirus. Information on preventation can be found on the CDC website:

Additional FAQs can be found at the CDC website topic:

SSD will remain open to members for projects, please remember to wash your hands, avoid touching tools and surfaces unnecesarily, and remember to disinfect before and after use, as well as when entering and leaving.

New Space for a New Year

The start of 2019 brings with it the annual process of elections, taxes, Winter weather, and in particular for the Hackerspace; expansion!

We have recently made an exciting addition to our community of makers, creators, and hackers. This comes in the form of an annexation of adjacent space, bringing with it a move for the Metal Shop, an office area, extra storage, and a whole other entrance on what was the rear of our building!

A big thank you needs to go out to the admin team and board members for working hard to orchestrate this. So thank you all!

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