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Welcome to the wiki for SplatSpace, a multidisciplinary workshop and one of the world's makerspaces/hackerspaces, located in Durham, NC. (Hackerspaces in North Carolina)



About SplatSpace

An organized group of local artists, engineers, makers, and thinkers who work together to provide tools and learning resources to the public. These resources are used to collaborate on individual and community projects in order to promote science, technology and art; while working and experimenting on innovative ideas to encourage learning within our community. Our members and volunteers teach classes, hold unique educational events and collaborate on cool projects.

919-704-HACK (919-704-4225)

    synchronized from Meetup Calendar:

Google Group:

Location, Contact & Link Info


Our members are interested in a wide variety of topics. Here are some of our more active groups.

Communities Currently on Hiatus:


Meeting Room / Classroom 3D-Printing Laser Cutting Woodworking Hard Materials Workshop Material / Vinyl Cutting
DIY Biology Lab Electronics Arts & Crafts Gaming / Robotics Audio / Video Production DIY Musical Instruments
  • Amalgamation of "New Space" criteria from before the move to our new space New location


External Outreach Events

What When Where
Confirmed Outreach Events for 2023
FIRST Robotics Competition Kickoff 2023
FIRST: For Inspiration & Recognition of Science & Technology
Sat, Jan 7, 2023
12:00pm - 5:00pm
Holly Springs High School, Holly Springs, NC
Engineers Day
Durham's Museum of Life and Science
Sun, Mar 4, 2023
10:00am - 4:00pm
433 W. Murray Ave, Durham, NC
Durham 3K/5K CROP Hunger Walk Sun, Apr 2, 2023
Duke University Chapel
Registration to Participate
Raleigh Amateur Radio Society's Annual Hamfest
Sat, Apr. 8, 2023
8:00am - 3:00pm
Jim Graham Bldg, NC State Fairgrounds, Raleigh, NC
East Coast Game Conference
Triangle Game Initiative
Tue-Thu, Apr 18-20, 2023
Tue: 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, NC
Triangle SciTech Expo
in partnership with the North Carolina Science Festival
Sat, Apr. 22, 2023
10:00am - 5:00pm
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, Raleigh
Main Building & Nature Research Center
Asheville [Mini Maker Faire] Sat, Apr 22, 2022 Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
340 Victoria Rd, Asheville, NC 28801
Nuese River Valley Spring Into Trains Show
Neuse River Valley Model Railroad Club
Sat-Sun, May 6-7, 2023
9:00am - 5:00pm
Kerr Scott Building, State Fair Grounds, Raleigh, NC
Triangle Community Band Festival
Durham Arts Council
Sat, Jun 17, 2023
4:00pm - 7:30pm
Durham Central Park, Durham - food trucks at 3:30pm
(only 4 blocks from SplatSpace, Corporation & Foster)
Cosplay America
and on Facebook
Fri-Sun, Jun 23-25, 2023 Embassy Suites Hotel, Cary, NC
Brick Universe Lego Fan Festival, Raleigh Sat-Sun Jun 24-25 2023 Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh
RoboPark Jul 13 - Aug 20 2023
Tue-Fri 11am-8pm, Sat 11am-9pm, Sun 12am-7pm
Crabtree Valley Mall, Raleigh, NC
Cary ARC Midsummer Swapfest
Cary N4NC Amateur Radio Club
Sat, Jul 15 2023 Harold Ritter Park, Cary, NC
Kirby Derby Day Sat, Aug 19 2023 Dorothea Dix Park, Harvey Hill, Raleigh, NC
Durham Centerfest
Durham Arts Council
Sat-Sun, Sep 16-17, 2023
10am-6pm Sat, 11am-5pm Sun
Durham Downtown
Neuse River Valley November Model Railroad Show
Neuse River Valley Model Railroad Club
Sat-Sun, Nov 4-5, 2023
9:00am - 5:00pm
Jim Graham Building, State Fair Grounds, Raleigh, NC
Anticipated Outreach Events for 2023
Take-and-Make Craft at Bragtown Branch Library
Durham County Library — limited to tweens 8-12 years old
{TBD} Jan 2023
All Day
Bragtown Branch Library
3200 Dearborn Dr, Durham, NC 27704
Engineering Day
The Forge Initiative
{TBD} Feb 2023 Cary, NC
Brassfield Elementary Math and Science Extravaganza
Wake County Schools
{TBD} Feb 2023 Raleigh, NC
FIRST Lego League 2023
FIRST: For Inspiration & Recognition of Science & Technology
{TBD} Feb 2023 Holly Springs High School, Holly Springs, NC
FIRST Tech Challenge 2023
FIRST: For Inspiration & Recognition of Science & Technology
{TBD} Feb 2023 Holly Springs High School, Holly Springs, NC
Maker Faire Lynchburg {TBD} Apr 2023 Randolf College
2500 Rivermont Ave, Lynchburg, VA
Athens Drive Professional Learning Team Symposium
Triangle DIY Biology
{TBD} Apr 2023 Athens Drive Magnet High School, Raleigh, NC
Students at Work Program at NIEHS
Triangle DIY Biology
{TBD} Apr 2023 National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), RTP, NC
Durham's Home Goods Market {TBD} May 2023 Black Wall Street Gardens, Downtown Durham, NC
RISE Summer Camp, STEM Hands-On Learning
Neal Magnet Middle School
{TBD} Jun 2023 Neal Middle School, Durham, NC
Creekside Science Night
Creekside Elementary School
{TBD} Jun 2023 Creekside Elementary School, Durham, NC
Pearsontown Elementary Science
Triangle DIY Biology
{TBD} Jun 2023 Pearsontown Elementary School, Durham, NC
Lakewood Elementary School Science Night
Triangle DIY Biology
{TBD} Jun 2023 Lakewood Elementary School, Durham, NC
Pathways Elementary School Science Night {TBD} Jun 2023 Pathways Elementary School, Hillsboro, NC
HeboCon Robot Sumo-Wrestling
Triangle DIY Biology
{TBD} Jun 2023 Scrap Exchange, Creative Reuse Arts Center, Lakewood Plaza
DIY Fest
Scrap Exchange
{TBD} Jun 2023 Creative Reuse Arts Center, Lakewood Plaza
Durham FM Association Hamfest
{TBD} Sep 2023 {location undetermined}, Durham, NC
also SPARKcon@Facebook
{TBD} Sep 2023 Raleigh Downtown
Durham Art Walk Holiday Market
Durham Arts Council
{TBD} Nov 2023 120 Morris St., Durham, NC

Past Events

Member's Market

Stuff For Sale or Trade by Members

Stuff Wanted by Members


Organization Projects


Member Projects