Fall Robotics Workshop Schedule is Set | People
STATEWIDE: Maine Robotics has announced it's fall workshop schedule for teachers, parents and coaches who want to get started with the LEGO(r) MindStorms Kit or who are interested in participating in the FIRST(tm) LEGO(r) League here in Maine.
The workshops are being held in 5 communities around Maine, including Falmouth, Auburn, Farmington, Bangor, and Farmingdale. Participants will spend the day building and learning to program the LEGO(r) robots to do simple and intermediate tasks. No previous experience or equipment is needed, all equipment is provided by Maine Robotics.
Maine Robotics is Maine's premier provider of robotics and engineering afterschool programs and works with over 1300 students and teachers each year in developing a higher degree of STEM literacy. We welcome you to come participate at these workshops and join the hundreds of schools and thousands of children in Maine that have become engaged in science, engineering and technology through the use of robotics.
Falmouth: September 12th at the UMaine Regional Learning Center, 75 Clearwater Drive, Falmouth
Auburn: September 13th at the Auburn Land Lab, 15 Andrew Drive, Auburn
Farmington: September 15th at the UMF Campus, North Dining Hall, Section A, Farmington
Bangor: September 19th at the Maine Discovery Museum, Conference Rooms, 74 Main Street, Bangor
Farmingdale: September 24th at the HallDale Middle School, 111 Maple Street, Farmingdale
Bath: October 1st at the Bath Area YMCA, 303 Center Street, Bath (NEW)* ends at 2:30
All Workshops are 8:30 am to 3:00 pm, bring a lunch, pre-registration required.
Registration is $35 per adult and $20 per high school mentor, but must be accompanied by an adult if under 18.