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.
April 24, 2018

Nova Labs Celebrates Women Who Make With May Events and Classes

Moms, girls, teens, wives, dads of girls, husbands of maker women, brothers of girls; we all have a role in encouraging makers who make. You are […]
August 9, 2017

Reston Museum’s Cardboard Regatta sets sail Saturday!

Weigh anchor for the 1st Reston Museum Cardboard Regatta! Preparations for the Reston Museum’s 1st Cardboard Regatta are wrapping up at Nova Labs. Two boats have […]
July 29, 2017

Reston Museum Cardboard Boat Regatta – 8/12/2017

Summer fun for makers – cardboard boat race in Reston! Nova Labs and Maker Faire NoVa will sponsor and staff a boat repair clinic & dry dock at Reston Museum’s […]
February 10, 2017

Nova Labs Cupid’s Arts and Crafts Fair, Saturday Feb 11, Free

Come and bring your family, friends, and kids to the first annual Nova Labs Maker Arts and Crafts air. Join our artisans, an amazingly creative group […]
June 9, 2016

Nova Labs observes National Week of Making

June 17-23rd, 2016, kicks off the National Week of Making, courtesy of the White House initiative to get more participation in STEM and STEM fields, and […]
May 12, 2015

Outreach and advertisting! Friday 5/15 at Reston Station

Start the weekend right at Reston Station! On Friday, May 15, 2015, from 4-8pm, Nova Labs has been invited to participate in a ‘happy hour’ at […]
September 29, 2014

Nova Labs Members 3D Print Prosthetic Hands for Kids in Support of E-NABLE Initiative

BALTIMORE — Over the course of several weeks, Nova Labs volunteers Jason Kohles, Keith McGerald, Paul Chase, Erica Kane, Jeff Balderson, and Thomas Johnston 3D printed hundreds of small […]
August 27, 2014

Girl Makers Visit Home Depot

RESTON — Last week the Reston Home Depot rolled out the red carpet and orange aprons for a “Girls Build” field trip of the GEMS-Girl Makers, a collaborative partnership between Nova Labs […]