We’re temporarily closed 2

We're temporarily closed
As of this week, the QC Co-Lab is closed temporarily during our transition to a new space. We’re working hard to ensure the downtime is kept to a minimum & want to stress this is not a permanent closure. There is a exciting announcement we hope to make very soon! But, in the mean time, ...

Annoucing the First Annual QC MakeFest!

The QC Co-Lab is proud to announce the first annual QC MakeFest on July 18th, 2015! The RiverCenter 10a-6p More details to follow, please check the event page for more updates: https://www.qccolab.com/qcmakefest/

QC Co-Lab gives shocking performance @ 3rd Annual CR Makerfaire

QC Co-Lab gives shocking performance @ 3rd Annual CR Makerfaire
A small, but spirited crew made the trip up to Cedar Rapids for the annual Makerfaire, hosted by the Cedar Rapids Metro MakerSpace. Our display consisted of RC Dalek, augmented reality sandbox, Tesla coil, Van De Graaf generator, Jacobs ladder, quadcopter (display only) & plasma ball. The AR sandbox & Tesla coil seemed to have ...

Terrarium Workshop cancelled 3/29

The last Terrarium Workshop scheduled for this Saturday (3/29/14) has, unfortunately, been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. We thank everyone that participated this month & we will definitely consider offering the class again in the future. We’re working on offering more classes soon on other topics, so stay tuned!

Terrarium Workshop during March

Terrarium Workshop during March

News Roundup from the Halloween Parade

News Roundup from the Halloween Parade
Everyone that attended the parade last night & helped out had a great time! We will hopefully have a more complete gallery available very soon, but here’s a few links to show off the news coverage we got last night. Awesome job QC Co-Lab!!!! QC Times KWQC-TV6 10pm Newscast WOC 1420

The QC Co-Lab is in the Halloween parade!

The QC Co-Lab is in the Halloween parade!
We will be participating in this year’s Halloween Parade in Davenport Thursday night! Line up starts at 5:45p with the parade kicking off at 7:00p. Our lineup spot is on 3rd St. by the Brady St. intersection (spot 36, denoted with the gearhead logo on the map below). So, if you have a chance, please ...

QC Co-Lab @ the Cedar Rapids Mini-Maker Faire

QC Co-Lab @ the Cedar Rapids Mini-Maker Faire
We came, we saw, we rocked it! The QC Co-Lab attended the 2nd Annual Cedar Rapids Mini-Maker Faire on Saturday, April 27. Hosted by the Cedar Rapids Science Center located in the Lindale Mall, fellow makers and tinkers alike attended the event to show off interesting contraptions, gizmos, projects and wares. We were very well represented ...