Roanoke Blacksburg Technology Council Robot Parade
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A beautiful day, and the hospitality of RBTC and the childrens museum is wonderful.
0 · May 31
We will not be coming. I apologize for the confusion but I am just now seeing that this in Blacksburg this year, not Roanoke.
0 · May 30
We were really looking forward to it, but a conflict came up. :(Have a great time, you all. I look forward to the photos.
0 · May 27
Details on the Parade and Workshops. Please read carefully. he roboparade will be at 1pm on the sidewalk right outside the museum and transition to the parade setup as soon as Wheels and Wagons ends, it’s perfect timing!
Links to the parade registration:http://www.thetechnologycouncil.com/RoboParade
Links to signup for the workshops:
Workshop 1: Beginners guide to the Roboparade Galaxyhttp://www.signmeup.com/QJ2VZH7Time: 10-11:30amCapacity: 24 Age group: 6-16 Prerequisites & supplies: none, Description: Work in a team of 2-3 students to build a robot using Lego
Workshop 2: Advanced Tweeking for your Bothttp://www.signmeup.com/QH2VZH7Time: 10:30am -12:00pmCapacity: 15 Age Group: any.Prerequisites & supplies: participants arrive with their own robot orpartially assembled kit. Any brand from Lego to complete home-brew iswelcomed.
Price: both workshops are free, but require paid daily admission or membership to the children's museum.
0 · May 2
The web page for our 2014 RoboParade is now live! This year’s event is planned in conjunction with the Blacksburg Children’s Museum and the “Wheels & Wagons” parade. We’re attempting our first outside robot parade!
Please register your entry @ http://www.thetechnologycouncil.com/roboparade Saturday, May 31st, at the Children’s Museum of Blacksburg.
1 · April 2
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Welcome to the Roanoke Robotics & Makers Club!
We build robots ... We make all sorts of things... we hold friendly competitions & workshops ... we learn from each other... and we have a lot of fun!
We meet at the Science Museum of Western Virginia in Roanoke, Virginia, on the first Saturday of every month, at 12:00 noon.
The robotics club is for everyone... adults, families, and kids of all ages.
If you like to build, design, hack, modify, learn about & share robotics & other exciting technologies, you'd enjoy our group!
We look forward to seeing you at our events!
Check us out at: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Roanoke-Robo...
We are looking for people to share their knowledge and cool creations! If you have something you'd like to share, please bring it to a meeting!
And if you are connected with any local technology organizations or groups, we'd love to hear from you... We'll even provide free advertising of your events!
PS - Our rules:
1. Have fun, share your projects and your knowledge, and learn from each other!
2. At club events, all people under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. Kids are encouraged to join the website, as long as their parent or guardian knows they've joined.
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