STATEWIDE, Maine — Maine Robotics announced that it has partnered with local groups around the state to offer robot workshops for adults, teachers, coaches and high school mentors. The workshop is designed to get participants familiar with building and programming using the LEGO MindStorms robot kit.
The workshop schedule is:
* 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, University of Maine Regional Education Center, Falmouth.
* 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19, Maine Discovery Museum, Bangor.
* 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, Auburn Land Lab, Auburn.
* 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Buker Community Center, Augusta.
* 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, Bath YMCA Teen Center, Bath.
Registration is on a first firstcome, first served basis and each workshop can hold up to 16 participants. Registration fee is $35, $20 high school mentors accompanied by an adult. Participants can receive six hours of Continuing Education Units for participating in the workshop.
For information, go to www.mainerobotics.org, select Programs, then click on Workshops.