We encourage you to host a virtual event, or celebrate at home with your family group. Please check the state guidelines before considering a Robotics Week event.
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Build a robot, draw a robot, code a robot with your friends. There are no rules other then to share the excitement of robotics with your friends, family, or community. Share with us how you will be celebrating!
This event is sponsored by The Speedbots, a team of homeschooled students who are competing in First Lego League Robotics competitions. They will exhibit their work during the science fair and explain more about First Lego League Robotics. Team Overdrive, FTC robotics team will also demonstrate as well as Bits Bots and Beakers of Central New Jersey.
All are welcome to attend!
The Speedbots K-8th Homeschool Science Fair and Robotics Demonstration website
1070 Grove Avenue
Join us for National Robotics Week as we host an open house! Gain some hands on robotics experience for grades 4-12, view robotics demonstrations, tour our center, and get information on our different programs!
3322 St 22 West
MEETUP: Our third "Find, Form, Grow a Robotics Team" hosted by Exit 5A Robotics (Livingston Robotics Club). Goal of this meetup is to connect families with like-minded families looking to form a robotics team. Also opportunity to connect those looking for a team with teams looking for new team members.
Age range K-12.
SIGNUP / RSVP AT:
The 1st two events Jan & Feb had over 45 families and 100 people attending. Three robotics teams (2 FLL, 1 VIQ) formed from these meetups.
WHO THIS EVENT IS FOR:
*Families looking for like-minded families to form a team with.
*Families looking to join a team
*Teams looking to add new team members (team cannot be part of a for-profit organization)
Event is open to any competitive robotics venue including (but not exclusively) FIRST Lego League FLL, FIRST Tech Challenge FTC, FLL Junior, World Robot Olympiad (all categories), VEX IQ VIQ, VEX Robotics Competition VRC, RoboCup Junior (all categories), Botball, MATE, etc.
At this event, Exit 5A Robotics will be running fun activities to help connect families & teams.
Event is free and open to families from north and central NJ. Exit 5A Robotics is part of the non-profit organization Livingston Robotics Club.
1. If you are a for-profit organization please refrain from attending.
2. All children MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY THEIR PARENT OR GUARDIAN at all times during this event. This is not a dropoff event.
Robotics Meetup: Find Form, Grow, Robotics Team website
Exit 5A Robotics
West Orange Public Library 46 Mt Pleasant Ave
Some 60 students from Thomas Jefferson and Woodrow Wilson middle schools in Edison packed a room at the Amazon fulfillment center Monday to build robots and celebrate National Robotics Week.
Amazon Fulfillment Center website
Springville 1st grades are creating problem solving robot prototypes as part of a full design process project. They designed a robot to help solve a problem for others.
Robot Prototypes website
520 Hartford Road
Young engineers will build and program LEGO Animals to move, make sounds and react to external stimuli. Students will build croaking frogs, a bull trying to escape its pen, an alpha wolf, horses and more.
Prerequisite: Children should be able to follow simple pictorial directions with minimal assistance
KidBots: LEGO® Robotics Animals website
1 Greenwood Avenue
Maker Faire is a gathering of fascinating, curious people who enjoy learning and who love sharing what they can do. From engineers to artists to scientists to crafters, Maker Faire is a venue for these "makers" to show hobbies, experiments, projects.
We call it the Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth - a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness.
Glimpse the future and get inspired!
Mercer Bucks Mini Maker Faire website
112 West Delaware Avenue
Robot Wars Tuesday Robot wars are so much fun that we’ll be doing it all day long. From creating and programming robots to fight or defend to drag racing robots. In between, we’ll explore different medieval machinery and how it influences today’s world.
Robot Wars Tuesday Mini Camp website
FIRST Lego Robotics Expo
Northern NJ - Moon Ventures FLLJr EXPO website
FIRST Lego League
4101 Princeton Pike
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