Saturday, April 2: Arduino Day Celebration- Learn and Make (Intro to C)

March 29, 2016

    April 2nd is Arduino Day. HackPittsburgh is celebrating with a presentation and demonstration and paid class. Come learn, see, and make! What is an Arduino you ask?  Its a tiny and cheap portable computer which allows you to do cool stuff and build cool gadgets! Arduino is the most popular gadget used at […]


Saturday, March 26:Learn to Solder Class- Make your own Arduino

March 4, 2016

This class will teach you to solder or help you practice your skills if they are a little rusty. We will guide you through the process of building an Arduino from a kit. Kits will be provided and in the end you will go home with your brand new DIY Arduino ready to make your […]


Friday,February 12:Introductory Programming in Python: Free Course

February 2, 2016

  This is an INTRODUCTORY class for people wanting to start learning how to program computers. It is intended for people who have never programmed anything before; we can’t cram an entire college-level programming class into one evening, but this class should leave you in a good place to keep learning on your own or […]


Saturday,January 30:Basic Electronics Class- Make your own Piano

January 4, 2016

Interested in Electronics? Want to build cool gadgets? Want to make your own Robot and take over the world? Come to HackPittsburgh and learn all about the basics of electronics, and build your own electronic piano! Purchase tickets at Eventbrite. Cost is $30 10am-4pm (Lunch provided at 12pm) HackPGH Members get a 10% discount. […]


Friday,October 2: Public Talk- Learn how to make your own video game! Talk 1 of 3

September 21, 2015

  This is a series of 3 talks on how to design your own video game for the personal computer. This is talk 1 of 3. Talk 1: Game development tools A programmer’s overview of what sorts of game development libraries and tools are out there, what they do, and how to choose ones that […]