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    10 LGBTQ Science and Tech Icons

    June 11th, 2020  |  

    June is LGBT Pride Month! There are (and historically have been) LGBT folks in virtually every career field, but some are more well-known than others. Beyond the activists, artists, and politicians, there are also LGBTQ+ folks involved in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) fields! Here are ten who I think are really interesting, but there are many more out there waiting for...
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    Do Space Reopening June 15

    June 10th, 2020  |  

    Do Space Reopening with Limited Services June 2020 Update: Most recent information can be found here. We are excited to announce that beginning on Monday, June 15th, the Do Space will reopen to the public, offering a new blend of in-person and digital services to the community.  Visiting Do Space In order to support the health of our community, we ask our members visiting the Do Space...
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    A Few Quick Tips About OneNote

    June 8th, 2020  |  

    It’s easy to get lost in a bundle of notes, sticky notes filled with never-ending to-do lists, and scribbles of last-minute ideas. The good news is Microsoft’s OneNote offers a great place to store all that information in a nice, tidy online notebook. Here are some quick tips that might help organize that information a bit better, or just make your OneNote look nicer:    Not...
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    Which Video Chatting App is Right for You?

    June 4th, 2020  |  

    By now, you’ve probably settled into a quarantine routine, or a “quaroutine,” if you will. You know which video chatting app your work is requiring you to use if you work from home, and you’ve just finished up using the app that your kid’s school required for the year. But you may still have no idea which video chatting app is best for things like catching up with friends, talking to...
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    A Message From Our Executive Director

    June 1st, 2020  |  

    To our members: The murder of George Floyd and those of countless other Black Americans and people of color speak to the institutionalized racism that has plagued our country since its very inception. We are all responsible for working together to put an end to racism, discrimination, and violence so that we are able to build a better future for our city and our country. Do Space stands with...
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    Returning to Work

    June 1st, 2020  |  

    COVID-19 was a big game changer; it turned everything on its head, making us change everything in ways we never thought we’d experience in our lifetime. As the USA is slowly starting to start business back up, there are a myriad of emotions that will come with coming back and it’s okay and normal to feel these things. Returning to work for the first time in over two months, several...
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    June Junior Makers: Pneumatic Moving Monsters Materials

    May 29th, 2020  |  

    For June, Junior Makers is creating fun moving monsters using the power of AIR! This fun and easy project involves the science of pneumatics (pronounced new-MATT-ix), an aspect of physics and engineering that is concerned with using the energy in compressed gas or air to make something move or work. We will be using mostly household and easy to find materials to make the mouth of a monster move...
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    Tech Resources in Omaha

    May 28th, 2020  |  

    Do Space is a one-of-a-kind type of community resource. It plays a key role in the lives of many residents in the Omaha area, and even though we are closed to the public, we are still hard at work for those residents. While the building is closed, Do Space’s free wifi can still be accessed in the parking lot of our facility from 8 AM to 8PM for those in need of a fast and reliable internet...
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    Create Some Fun with Do Space ‘Drop In’ Summer Videos

    May 26th, 2020  |  

    Do Space is known for its summer programs, and while families may not be able to come to our location to join in on the activities, we are going to bring the activities to you! Every Tuesday and Thursday throughout June and July, Do Space will drop a new fun and engaging activity video that the whole family can enjoy. On Tuesdays, we will post Make-Along videos where we will show you how to...
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    What To Do With Your Kids On Day One Million(ish) Of Staying Home

    May 20th, 2020  |  

    We are over eight weeks into staying at home, and, by this point, your kids have played with every toy and video game they own, and they’ve read every book on their shelves at least twice. Playgrounds are shut down. Depending on whether you live in a house or an apartment complex, you may or may not have access to outdoor space to play. The “easy to make” craft ideas on Pinterest that...
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