Hamptons Here We Come!

Two Week East Hampton Popup!

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For two weeks we will be invading the Hamptons with our awesome robot creations. Bring your K-4th grader to us and we will teach them all about the wonders of engineering while they build their very own customized robots! They even get to take the robots home. From bumper cars to submarines to robotic lasers to drumming robots… your kids will have an amazing time!

Info About Event:

  • Sessions run Monday through Friday, Aug 3rd-14th
  • Location: East Hampton High School in East Hampton, NY
  • Full Day (10am-3pm) or Half Day (10am-12pm) options
  • $180 for Full Day, $100 for Half Day
  • K-4th graders
  • Optional 9am drop off/ 4pm pick up
  • Different projects every day!
  • Sign up for as many days as you want
  • Scholarships available!
  • More details
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Summer Fun Continues!!!!

We are nearing the end of July and still having a blast here at the Brooklyn Robot Foundry! We cannot wait for next week when we open our first pop-up in East Hampton. In the meantime, we wanted to share a few pics of all of the awesome robots we’ve been building!!

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We look forward to seeing some of you in the Hamptons and the rest of you at our Brooklyn or Tribeca location.

Also, after-school has been posted for Brooklyn and Tribeca! Check out our offerings and sign up as spots go quickly!

 

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Girls Week!!!

We are having such a blast this week. We are GIRLS only and it has been so much fun.

A few pics from our amazing week…

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Happy July 4th!

We will be closed for the July 4th weekend. We will be open for normal hours starting on Monday, July 6th.

Thanks!

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Summer fun has begun!!

Summer programs are now in full swing!

We are in our first week in Brooklyn and our second week in Tribeca.We are already having so much fun and building amazingly awesome robots! The kids are having a blast and the teachers are too. It’s going to be a fantastic summer!

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Athena helps her table twist wires.

While, Danny has too much fun putting gearboxes together

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Table “Super Bots” and “The Electric Chargers” begin work on their rowboats!

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Completed Fish Boats

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Brooklyn Robot Retail Hours

Our retail associate is out for a bit traveling the world and seeing great things.

Updated Hours:

May 13th- May 26th – CLOSED

May 27th-June 2nd- Normal Hours- Wed-Sat 12-7

June 3rd-June 16th- CLOSED

June 18th- onwards- Normal Hours- Wed-Sat 12-7

Our afterschool classes and parties are still happening as normal!

Thanks,

Jenny

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Last Call for Field Trips

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Happy spring, teachers! Thanks for a great year and we’ll see you next fall!

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Five NEW Scholarships Available for Wednesday’s Afterschool

ALL OF THE SCHOLARSHIPS SPOTS HAVE BEEN CLAIMED!!! But we will offer more spots in future classes. So be on the lookout for emails from us with offers similar to this.

Thanks,

Jenny

 

It worked so well for the programming class that we decided to open up 5 more scholarship spots for girls in our Wednesday 2nd-4th Grade Robot Building Afterschool Session. As a female engineer and business owner, it is so important to me to show girls the fun of STEM activities. We see a huge decline in female participation in our programs starting as early as 2nd grade. This is my attempt to try and bridge that gap.

If you have a daughter who is in 2nd – 4th grades and think she may enjoy building some robots, you are eligible for our scholarship.

First come, first serve. Must sign up online!

  1. Sign up here: http://brooklynrobotfoundry.com/after-school-brooklyn/#S3
  2. When you get to the checkout cart, enter “WedGirl” into the coupon code box
  3. Registration closes at midnight on Sunday or when all the spots are taken
Details:
  • Brooklyn Location- 303 3rd Avenue, Brooklyn, NY
  • The girls will start this coming week (April 29th). We already had one class but it will be quick and easy to get them caught up next week.
  • We offer free pickup from PS321 and PS32. We cannot offer pickup at other schools.
  • Runs for five more weeks.
  • Grades 2-4
  • Scholarship will give you 50% off the normal price ($150 savings)
  • 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
  • Additional Info

P.S... Interested in a scholarship but don’t have a child that meets this criteria? Click here and fill out a scholarship form. We will be offering some scholarships this summer for our week long programs.

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Woohoo! New Manhattan Location!!!

Hooray, hooray, hooray! We are so excited to announce that our new location has been secured and will be ready for this summer!

It is a beautiful, ground floor space right in the heart of Tribeca. We couldn’t be happier with the outcome of our months and months and months of searching and negotiating and stressful waiting. We are subletting the space from our wonderful new neighbors Church Street School! We are brainstorming loads of awesome partnership ideas… guitar playing robots anyone?

Where is it? 72 Warren Street (between West Broadway and Greenwich) in Tribeca.

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When will we be open? We will be closed for a few weeks in May but will definitely be up and running by June 1st… maybe even sooner! We will officially close our existing 528 Canal Street location on April 30th.

Manhattan summer sessions are now posted!

Summer Info and Registration

 

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Closed This Weekend!

robot flowersHappy Holidays to everyone! We will be closed this weekend to allow our staff to hang with their families. On Monday we will be open for our Spring Break sessions at both locations.

 

Happy Spring!

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