A group of makers has been quietly building a community space here in Chico with great potential for democratizing the tools of innovation and expression.
After months of planning and hard work, Idea Fab Labs, Chico’s first makerspace, is opening its doors May 4th.
Makerspaces—open, social spaces designed for brainstorming, collaborative learning, tool sharing, and most importantly, making things—have a long tradition
in technology communities around the world. They provide the space and both standard and high-tech tools, as well as the knowledge of how to use them, in a
collaborative, open environment where experimentation and peer-to-peer learning thrives.
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