Robot Jam

Please bring your robot, attachments and laptop and mission strategy questions to Roxbury School this Friday night (October 9 @ 7pm).

This annual event is to help you at whatever stage you are at. Don’t be shy if you don’t have anything together. This is a help session.

Teams and coaches will mentor each other.

PIZZA will be served. Please bring your own beverage.
Please RSVP so we can get a head count for Pizza. Coaches RSVP to

YIS Scrimmage

MANDATORY - Jr. FLL "pre-Expo" practice, YIS pep rally, Annual Meeting, and FLL robot scrimmage for teams to practice and gain some timed table experience before competition. T-shirts are also handed out at this event to teams who are fully registered (pls remember to get your t-shirt artwork on time - so much more fun for the kids to have cool t-shirts!!)

Presentation Night

Presentation night is an opportunity for FLL teams to practice their presentation in front of families, other teams and to be judged by trained judges.

NEOHBots FLL Coaches / Mentor Roundtable

Monday, September 21 at 5:00pm
Burntwood Tavern, 5835 Landerbrook Drive, Lyndhurst, OH 44124

This will be a Robot focused roundtable, but all topics are fair game. Come with your questions, concerns, troubles, or just to be social.

Roundtable Leaders: Kirtland FLL Coaches Heidi Grunenberg and Michael Rudder

Please RSVP by Friday 9/18 at noon so we can reserve an adequate size space.

FLL Programming Workshop September 19th at LCCC

Attention FLL Teams!

LCCC will host a programming workshop on September 19th. This is your big chance to improve your programming skills and table scores. Our Head Referee and Head Judge Advisor will also be on hand to answer your questions. We encourage you to take advantage of this free opportunity, which is open to all Ohio FLL teams.

Please sign up for the workshop by filling out this form:

YIS - Lego League -Core Values & FLL Kickoff Event For FLL And Jr. FL

* Young Innovators’ Society Event for FIRST Lego League Team members & Coaches*
Please join us for the local celebration of the 2014-15 FIRST Lego League Season Kickoff (rain or shine).
WHEN: This Saturday, Sept 12th
Where: Briarhill Lake Pavilion. This is located off SOM Center Road, just North of 422. The best physical address is across from this residential address: 5848 Briarhill Dr,
WHO: FLL teams in grades 4-8 will have events from 1pm until 3pm

Ask An Expert Webinars

Teams will have the chance to hear from subject matter experts in both the Challenge theme and taking products to market. Webinars will be scheduled in a variety of time zones to accommodate teams globally, and will be recorded for those who cannot attend to review later.

Ask an Expert: New Coach Orientation 
Just getting started in FIRST LEGO League and not sure where to begin? Or are you considering starting your first team? Veteran coach Dan Hughes will walk you through what you need to know to get started. 10 a.m. ET  Wednesday, May 13. Register here.

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Last Chance Team Meeting

Last chance for teams who are looking for members, or members who are looking for teams. Meeting will be held at the Solon Library on 8/26 @ 6:30 PM .

FIRST LEGO League Coaches Workshop

Rockwell Automation will be hosting its annual FIRST LEGO League Coaches Workshop on Saturday, August 29th from 8:30 to 3:30.
Cost is free. Space is limited. Lunch is included. Registration is required. Please register at

Also, in order to help us plan our annual team workshop, please complete the following survey:


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