Robotics group to hold programs
Published 9:55 am, Thursday, September 10, 2015
Robotics And Beyond in New Milford will offer a variety of programs in the coming weeks.
The nonprofit organization has many opportunities for businesses, organizations and individuals to sponsor programs and events.
Costs for sponsorships range from $50 to $3,000.
Classes for after-school robotics and STEM topics will begin Sept. 22.
A class for students ages 9 to 16 interested in the Kerbal Space Program will be offered Sept. 19 and 26 and Oct. 3, 10 and 17.
The cost is $120.
Robotics And Beyond is looking to start classes dedicated to the Young Eagles Flight and Aviation Program.
In preparation, the group is collaborating with local Young Eagles and will offer an educational event Oct. 24.
Participants ages 8 to 17 can choose a four-hour morning or afternoon introductory to aviation and airplanes session at Waterbury Oxford Airport.
Registration is $20 to cover the cost of fuel.
Interested students must register by Oct. 17.
The cost is $15 per hour.
A Minecraft game night and skills help night will be held next Friday for ages 7 to 12, Oct. 9 for ages 7 to 16 and Oct. 30 for ages 7 to 12.
Events will run from 6 to 9 p.m. for a cost of $35, which includes pizza and drinks.
Robotics And Beyond is collaborating with Education Without Walls to offer a variety of home school courses.
For more information, visit www.educationww.org.
The first LEGO league team has been organized.
The team will meet once a month from mid-September through Dec. 15.
The cost is $225.
For more information, or to join, call 860-799-5200.