Presentation Night

6:30 Welcome by Mike and judging explanation by Ed
6:40-8:00 Presentation
8:00 – Closing, hand back judging sheets, clean-up

Minnow tank entrepreneur challenge

A business competition for grades 4 – 12th Students grades 4th – 12th are invited to submit their innovative business and non-profit ideas. After an initial screening of applications and call-backs, five innovative ideas will be selected to present LIVE to professionals on January 21st, 2016 at Solon Community Center. Top awards include cash prizes.

  • Open to students grades 4th – 12th in NE Ohio
  • May be teams or individual participants
  • Present YOUR business idea to professionals
  • Parent and Mentor Information Night: Nov 10th, 7pm Orchard Middle School Library (6800 SOM Center Rd, Solon)
  • Applications Due Nov 30, 2015


Tp participate in this competition:

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!!)


Formerly known as the “Scrimmage”, the NEOHBots team is preparing for this year’s Trash Trek competition by holding a test run event in which teams can come and get to know other teams, get answers to some of their difficult questions, meet judges, referees, and other volunteers, and test out their robot.

The Trash Trek Rally and Test Run will be held on November 7th at Akron’s STEM High School in the former Central Hower High School. Address: 123 S Forge St. Akron, OH 44308.

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.

Solon named 10th Best Place to Live in the US (Solon and YIS in Money Magazine)

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

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 .


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