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 email@example.com.
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 2024
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 2024
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 2024
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 – 2024
Xavier 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 (Cintas Center). Be sure not to miss it!
stemfest – march 2024
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 2023-2024 season will be accepted beginning April 1st. Applications are due to Springboro Robotics by May 22, 2023. 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 2023
The 2023 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 19 - 22). This event will feature volunteers from Ohio FIRST Lego League Challenge & FIRST Lego League Explore.
fll challenge release – aug 2023
The 2023/2024 FIRST LEGO League challenge will be revealed in early August 2023. Meet with us on Thursday, August 17th at 7pm in the Springboro Intermediate School Multipurpose Room to learn more. All teams, parents, and siblings are welcome.
springboro fll regional – nov 11, 2023
This is one of Springboro Robotics' premier events. The Springboro FLL Challenge 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 which may be held at the following venues: Springboro, Xenia, Beavercreek, University of Dayton, WPAFB, iSPACE, Lakota, Loveland, Ross (Hamilton), Sycamore, Yellow Springs, and the US Air Force Museum.