Introduction to Robotics

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IEEE members are invited as observers, particularly if interested in presenting a similar workshop at their own public library.  We may limit attendance to 8 observers.  To register as an observer, contact or text or call 516-403-7878. We intend to provide teens with programming guidance prior to the event.   The workshop announcement as published in the Harborfields Public Library February Newsletter available for download at

Teens Connect: Intro to Robotics for Tweens
Saturday, February 11, 2023
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Program Type: Teens Connect
Age Group: Teens
Registration is closed because no more seats are available.
Allowed Grades: 7th Grade to 12th Grade

Program Description
Teens Connect
Several programs each month are focused on community service projects.  Participating Teens earn community service hours. 

Event Details
If you are a teen with robotics experience, we are looking for volunteers to partner with 4th and 5th grade students in a beginner robotics class. Using the iRobot's Create3 educational robot, teens will assist children in programming it to perform simple movements, sounds, and behaviors. This program will be overseen by an instructor from our local retired engineers group. Space is limited to 4 volunteers

STEAM ZONE: Intro to iRobotics for Tweens
Saturday, February 11, 2023
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Registration for this event will close on February 11, 2023 @ 4:00pm.
A library card is required.
Allowed Grades: 3rd Grade to 5th Grade
There are no more seats remaining.
There are 7 waitlist seats remaining.
Program Description
Event Details
Do you want to learn how to CODE? Practice leadership, teamwork and time management skills while sharing your excitement for science and technology. Have fun programming simple commands for a new mobile robot with help from teen volunteers and an experienced instructor.

  Date and Time




  • Date: 11 Feb 2023
  • Time: 02:00 PM to 03:30 PM
  • All times are (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
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  • Harborfields Public Library
  • 31 Broadway
  • Greenlawn, New York
  • United States 11740
  • Room Number: Childfren's Library Activity Room

  • Contact Event Host
  • Bill Wilkes Cell  516-403-7878