Nov 5 2012

IRC Workshop

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Internet Relay Chat is a protocol for real-time communication on the internet and is frequently used in Open Source development among other things. On Friday the 16th of November at 20:00, we’ll be running an IRC workshop to explain how to use IRC and why it’s useful.

This workshop will open for the to the public and will cost €5 for non-Labs members.

Nov 5 2012

Python Workshop

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Python is a one of the worlds most popular programming language.

We’ll be running Python workshops every Monday 20:00 until 22:00, which will involve teaching beginners and getting people who already know Python working on cool projects together.

This workshop will open for the to the public and will cost €5 for non-Labs members.

Mar 4 2012

Cardboard Engineering Workshop, Monday March 5th @ 7pm


Tomorrow we’ll be running a cardboard engineering workshop in 091 Labs from 7pm! We will be showing how to make different kinds of contraptions and armor in cardboard form in conjunction with the NUIG Nothing Specific Society for their Cardboard Wars 2012 event on the 8th of March. We will have some stocks of cardboard but you should bring some of your own in case we run low.

Feb 20 2012

Floral Craft Workshops – Flower Arranging @ 091 Labs


Pentas Flowers by aussigall on Flickr

We will be holding our rescheduled practical class and demonstration of Flower Arranging/Floral Craft this Saturday the 25th of February from 2pm to 4pm @ 091 Labs.

This is the first of a series of Floral Craft workshops, to be held every second Saturday.

The first class will cover how to make a Corsage, suitable for a Debs, Wedding or Fancy Dress.

The fee for each class is €5 for general public and €2 for 091 Labs members.

All materials will be provided.

Places are limited so please book your place by emailing

Feb 4 2012

Android Workshop

Carles Sentis

Starting Monday 13th and taking place over 4 to 5 weeks, the Android Workshop will guide participants through the basics and principles of developing app for the Android platform by building browser from scratch.

The workshop will be based on sBrowser, which I developed specially for this workshop. By the end of the workshop members will be expected to have a working app ready to publish if they wish to do so.

More specific details on what we will cover each week can be found in our wiki together with other useful information and links on relation to Android.

We will be using Eclipse and the Android SDK for the workshop. Participants will be expected to have both already installed and working on their laptops. If anybody has any problem installing either of them please come in advance to 091 Labs for help. I will be there an hour before getting ready.

Participants will be expected to bring their own laptops but if you don’t have one please get in touch with me in advance and we may be able to supply one from 091 Labs to use during the workshop. Supply is limited and they will be given in a first come basis.

Places are limited!!! If you are interested on attending the workshop get in touch with me at for pre-booking. No need to pre-pay for the classes but if you think you won’t be able to attend and you place has been confirmed, get in touch with me asap to let your place to somebody else.


  • Starts Monday the 13th
  • From 7pm to 9pm
  • At 091 Labs
  • The cost will be €6 and €2 for members per class
  • What you’ll need

  • Laptop with Eclipse, Java and the Android SDK installed
  • Experience on programming preferably Java