NEWS & OUTREACH
Springboro Robotics is interested in growing the base of FIRST robotics teams in Warren county, Ohio. Although there are about 700 FIRST teams in the state of Ohio, Springboro is one of the few communities in Warren county, Ohio with a FIRST team. If you are interested in starting a robotics team in your community, contact us at .
Springboro Robotics is primarily active during the school year (especially August through February), but we have many "off season" activities too. Look for us at one of the events below:
wsu cecs fll district - jan 2022
This event is a second level tournament for teams that are top performers at their FIRST LEGO League regional qualifiying tournament. All are welcome to attend this all day event at Wright State University.
ohio fll championship – feb 2022
The top 60 FLL teams from all over Ohio are invited to compete against each other to determine which Ohio teams will be invited to attend the FIRST LEGO League World Festival. This all day event takes place at the Ervin J. Nutter Center.
open house – feb thru may 2021
Kids (and adults) of all ages are invited to come check out our robotics labs. See demonstrations and drive a robot! Students in grades 7 and up are invited to join our FTC team on a trial basis at no cost.
miami valley regional – 2021 (cancelled)
Wright State University will host the only FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) tournament in Southwest Ohio. This is an incredibly spectacular 3 day robotics event in a sporting arena (Ervin J Nutter Center). Be sure not to miss it!
stemfest – march 2021 (cancelled)
Check out our demos & displays in the Springboro High School gymnasium from 5:30 - 8:30pm. We will be showcasing all of our robotics offerings (FTC, FLL, and FLL Jr) for students in Kindergarten through 12th grade.
registration period – apr 1 to may 22
Applications for the 2021-2022 season will be accepted beginning April 1st. Applications are due to Springboro Robotics by May 22, 2021. DO NOT DELAY! Get your application in early to increase your chances of getting on a team and to avoid the possibility of being locked out.
fll world festival – april 2021 (cancelled)
The 2020 FIRST World Festival showcases the best FLL, FTC, and FRC teams from all around the world. There will be 2 events this year. One in Houston, TX (April 15-18) and one in Detroit, MI (April 29 - May 2). These events will feature volunteers from Ohio FIRST Lego League and Springboro Robotics and maybe one or more of our teams!
fll challenge release – aug 3, 2021
The 2021/2022 FIRST LEGO League challenge will be revealed on Tuesday, August 3rd. Meet with us on Thursday, August 12th at 7pm in the Springboro Intermediate School Multipurpose Room to learn more. All teams, parents, and siblings are welcome.
springboro fll regional – nov 13, 2021
This is one of Springboro Robotics' premier events. The Springboro FLL Regional Tournament features 12 teams of 9-14 year olds from around Southwest Ohio. Come watch, learn, and cheer on your favorite team. This event is FREE and open to the public. The action runs from 10am to 4:30pm at Springboro Intermediate School (705 South Main St, Springboro, OH).
fll regional qualifiers – nov & dec
Come cheer on Springboro Robotics' FIRST LEGO League teams at one of the Dayton or Cincinnati regional qualifying tournaments including Springboro, Xenia, Beavercreek, University of Dayton, Graham (St. Paris), WPAFB, iSPACE, Lakota, Loveland, Ross (Hamilton), Sycamore, and Yellow Springs.