Fun Times!

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R2D2 @the Orlando Maker Faire

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Awsome Arduino Solar Project

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Orlando Maker Faire

At the Orlando Maker Faire
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Setup Underway!

We are working hard setting up for the Hamboree / MakerFaire

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The VEX IQ Robotics Challenge at the Hamboree Maker’s Faire

One of the activities planned for the Faire is a VEX IQ robotics competition. Chances are that if do not have a child in a school with a robotics program you are not familiar with the event. So thanks to the folks from Starbot, here is a link to some information about it:

 

Looks really cool! I can’t wait to check it out at the Faire

Maker Meeting!

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In the News!

A special thanks goes to the Miami Herald for the nice write-up for our faire

http://miamiherald.typepad.com/the-starting-gate/2014/01/family-friendly-mini-maker-faire-planned-for-feb-1.html

Meet some of our participants

As the date approaches, we figured we share some of the groups that will be participating in the Makes Faire.

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Southern Cross Astronomical Society

http://www.scas.org/

We announced this earlier but in case you missed it.

The mission of the Southern Cross Astronomical Society is to improve the awareness, understanding and enjoyment of astronomy. We are dedicated to making astronomy available to the public by providing free telescope observing, educating through lectures, presentations, encouraging research and promoting a respectful attitude about light pollution because a beautiful starlit sky belongs to everyone.

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http://www.starbotinc.com/

StarBot Technologies, a not for profit organization has been serving the South Florida community for over 15 years. StarBot inspires, educates and engages the future leaders of our local and global world through the latest robotic and engineering technologies delivered through classes, workshops, and competitions. Students from elementary through college, teachers and parents benefit from the many programs that Starbot offers.

A VEX Robotics qualifying event will be held during the Hamboree Mini Maker’s Faire. Check here later for details.

 

Maker Meeting

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