FAQs

Am I a maker, a hacker or a tinker?

Do you like building and fixing stuff? Then welcome aboard!

We are a community of creative constructive people.

What is a hackerspace or maker space?


hackerspaces.org  –  Make Magazine  –  Makers: The New Industrial Revolution

What is a robot?

🙂 Come and find out!

Where are you located?

In Livermore, CA – the TriValley of the San Francisco Bay Area

How much does it cost to join?

Between $25 (starving student or volunteer rate) and $80 (family membership) per month. This is lower than other hackerspaces in the Bay Area because we aren’t open 24/7.

When will you open?

We’re open Fri-Sun at the moment. Let us know if you need other hours access.

Who can join?

Anyone and that includes families and kids – but you have to pass safety training to use power tools.

Are you a non-profit?

We are a 501(c)3 non-profit in good standing.

Who are you?

see the About Us page

What does “be excellent to each other” mean?

Noisebridge hackerspace created this motto as an alternative to saying we don’t tolerate antisocial, hostile or antagonistic behavior. Just don’t be a jerk. 🙂

Who did your great logo?

Ioannis Erripides from Velocity Farm – he also did logo and website for Robohub.org and is mad about UAV/drones.

What if I have a different question?

Contact info@robotgarden.org