March 18, 2019

Late March happenings

What’s Happening in March The “Spring is officially here” edition March 18 INCA: Get free publicity for your invention or product. Speaker Christine Daves was here […]
March 13, 2019

Sand in your keyboard? Make a button box.

Some of our Magic Sandbox games require keyboard manipulation to start the games, I was concerned about sandy fingers getting onto my laptop and into the keyboard. So I decided I needed a way to provide game choices with a separate control for players to use.
March 9, 2019
MIG Welding 101

Share your expertise! Become an instructor at Nova Labs!

Part of Nova Labs’ raison d’être is to enable people to share their joy of making. Sometimes this happens naturally while you’re working and someone asks […]
March 7, 2019

March 2019 Newsletter

March 2019 Message from the President Planning is underway for our Empower2Make (E2M) event, a Make-a-Thon for Assistive Technology, coming April 12-14! This signature Nova Labs […]
February 17, 2019

Leonardo’s Robot Gets an Upgrade

This young lady visited an exhibit of Leonardo da Vinci’s robotic knight. She decided to build a replica. Mom came into the lab and asked for […]
February 13, 2019
Panoramic image of the Nova Labs wood shop

Virtual tour of Nova Labs!

Nova Labs in 360° Over the course of any given month, Nova Labs have several opportunities for people to come and check out our makerspace, meet […]
February 12, 2019

Damascus Presentation

Beautiful and mysterious, the dramatic patterns present in modern Damascus swords, knives and jewelry quickly capture the imaginations of budding bladesmiths, jewelry-makers, and metal-workers of all […]
February 1, 2019

February 2019 Newsletter

February 2019 Message From the President Nova Labs closed out 2018 participating in one NASA event and rang in 2019 with yet another inspiring NASA event. […]
January 1, 2019
Cupcakes on wheels at the Reston Holiday Parade

January 2019 Newsletter

JANUARY 2019 Message From the President “Look who became a referee.” I smiled when opening my inbox to see the thank you note accompanying this picture […]