Upcoming Events through December 3rd

Wed 11/22 – Sat 11/25

No After School! – Robot Foundry will be closed for Thanksgiving.

Our Retail location at South Slope will be open Friday and Saturday from 11am – 6pm

Upcoming Weekend Classes: 12/2 & 12/3

 South Slope:

Saturday, 12/2 1:00-2:30 PM Flinger (ages 5-10) & Door Sign (ages 6-10)

Upper East Side:

Saturday, 12/2 3:30-5:00 PM Vibrating Box (ages 5-8) & Plow (ages 7-10)

Atlantic Ave:

Saturday, 12/2 1:00-2:30 PM Spinning Wand (ages 5-10) & Dancing Robot (ages 7-10)

 

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Classes this Weekend!

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Here are all of the super-fun classes coming up this weekend across our four locations. As always, the first two spots of our one-time weekend classes get great earliest- and early-bird discounts! Classes also make a great activity for a child and their best friend!

Tribeca

  • Sat. 11/18: 10-11:30 AM Spinning Wand (ages 5-10) & Dancing Robot (ages 7-10)

Atlantic Ave/Boerum Hill

  • Sun. 11/19: 1-2:30 Glove (ages 5-10) & Pumpkin Car (6-9)
  • Sun. 11/19: 3:30-5 Crown (ages 5-7) & Pom Pom Launcher (6-10)

South Slope

  • Sun. 11/19: 1-2:30 PM Pumpkin Car (ages 6-9) & Laser Bot (ages 5-10)
  • Sun. 11/19: 3:30-5 PM UFO (ages 5-9) & Lighthouse (ages 6-10)

Upper East Side

  • Sun. 11/19: 1-2:30 PM Pumpkin Car (ages 6-9), Airplane Launcher (ages 7-10) & LED Sabre (ages 5-6)
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Nov. 16th Half and Partial Day Sessions!

There are four great Half and Partial-Day Sessions UF_ROBOTFOUNDRY_016_smallcoming up on Thursday November 16th!

South SlopeAtlantic AveTribeca
12 – 3pm $100 // 3 – 5:30pm $65 // 12 – 6pm $150 Haunted Pumpkin and Car-on-a-Leash plus other fun activities! Ages 5-10.

Upper East Side  3 – 5:30pm $65 // Car-on-a-Leash plus other fun activities! Ages 5-10.

Extended Day Homework Help (5:30 – 6:30 pm) available in each location for $5!

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Upcoming Events! Week of 11/6

Tuesday November 7th – Election Day 

Full Day Sessions in all locations. 9am – 3pm Airplane Launcher & LED Sabre

South Slope | Atlantic Ave | Tribeca | Upper East Side

Tiny Builders! Trial Classes Available // $25 first time trial 

Tuesdays in Tribeca through 11/21

Wednesdays in South Slope through 11/15

Thursdays in Upper East Side through 11/16

Fridays in Atlantic Ave through 11/17

**New sessions begin week of 12/5**

Upcoming Weekend Classes: 11/11 & 11/12

 South Slope:

Saturday, 11/11 10-11:30 AM Vibrating Box (ages 5-8) & Plow (ages 7-10)

Upper East Side:

Saturday, 11/11 1:00-2:30 PM Biplane (ages 6-9) & Claw (ages 7-10)

Sunday, 11/12 1:00-2:30 PM Flinger (ages 5-10) & Door Sign (ages 6-10)

Atlantic Ave:

Saturday, 11/11 10-11:30 AM UFO (ages 5-9) & Lighthouse (ages 6-10)

Saturday, 11/11 1:00-2:30 PM Tricycle (ages 5-8) & Hopping Bunny (ages 6-10)

Thursday November 16th – Partial Day Sessions 

12- 3pm $100* // 3- 5:30pm $65 // 12- 6pm $150* 

Pumpkin Car and Car on a Leash plus other fun activities- for ages 5-10. Programming options and Extended Day Homework Help available.

*12-3pm session not available in UES location.

South Slope | Atlantic Ave | Tribeca | Upper East Side

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Election Day Workshops & Weekend Classes!

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Just a smattering of spots left for our upcoming full-day sessions this Election Day, Nov. 7th! Grab yours quick — sessions run from 9 am to 3 pm on the school holiday!

South Slope | Atlantic Ave | Tribeca | Upper East Side

Three awesome One-Time classes this Sunday, 11/5:

Tribeca
1:00-2:30 PM Crown (ages 5-7) & Pom Pom Launcher (ages 6-10)

South Slope
10:00-11:30 AM Robotic Claw (ages 7-10) & Tricycle (ages 5-8) 
1:00-2:30 PM Bulldozer (ages 6-10) & Disco Wand (ages 5-8)

Early bird discounts always available to the first two signups for every weekend class!!

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Fall School Events and Upcoming Classes!

Happy Almost-Halloween! Here’s what’s happening in the near future at the Foundry:

Check out our awesome student Petra with her electric cheerleader costume, with spinning pom poms that she made as part of our costume class! So amazing!

Check out our awesome student Petra with her electric cheerleader costume, with spinning pom poms that she made as part of our costume class! So amazing!

We’re excited to be participating in two school events this weekend! We’ll be showing off some fun flying floating bots at PS 124’s Fall Fest on Saturday, and we’ll also be down in lower manhattan with the Léman Halloween Bash. The Bash is open to the public and there’ll be a lot of amazing activities there for kids of all ages!

We’ve also got some great One-Time Classes coming up this weekend, and the weekend of 11/4 and 11/5!

Atlantic – 10/28: 1:00 – 2:30 PM Laser Bot (ages 5-10) & Tricycle (ages 5-8)

UES – 11/4: 10:00-11:30 AM Spinning Wand (ages 5-10) & Dancing Robot (ages 7-10)
UES – 11/4: 1:00-2:30 PM Screwdriver (ages 8-10) & Speed Racer (ages 5-9) 
Tribeca – 11/4: 1:00-2:30 PM Mini Golf (ages 6-10) & Crocodile (5-9)

Tribeca – 11/5: 1:00-2:30 PM Crown (ages 5-7) & Pom Pom Launcher (ages 6-10)
South Slope – 11/5: 10:00-11:30 AM Robotic Claw (ages 7-10) & Tricycle (ages 5-8)
South Slope – 11/5: 1:00-2:30 PM Bulldozer (ages 6-10) & Disco Wand (ages 5-8)

Finally, mark your calendars for our upcoming Election Full-Day Session! Check out all of our full-day sessions through the end of the year here!

 

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Three awesome UES classes this Saturday!

There are some amazing classes happening this Saturday (10/21) in the Upper East Side! All three projects are being taught in small groups of five from 1 to 2:30 pm! Weekend classes also offer amazing discounts for early bird signups! If you’re the first person to sign up for a session, get $35 off automatically, and if you’re the second to sign up, get $20 off! 

Check out our full UES one-time class schedule here or read more about this Saturday’s fun projects below!This miniature Lighthouse uses a magnet switch and motor for flashing lights!

Lighthouse (Ages 6-10)
This amazing tower uses magnet sensitive switches and a motor to make a periodic flash! Use it to bring boats safely to shore.

Robot Vacuum (Ages 6-10)
This project makes a real working vacuum with a sucking nozzle, great for collecting small legos or beads around your room!

 

Ride in style with this robot Tricycle!


Auto Tricycle (Ages 5-8)

This little automated vehicle zips around like you wouldn’t believe! Say goodbye to boring old four-wheeled cars and say hello to your new rad trike!

Plenty more to come before the year is out! Check out more upcoming classes in Tribeca, South Slope, Boerum Hill, and UES!

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It’s a robot-filled weekend! Classes 10/14 and 10/15.

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There are only a few spots left in our fantastic one-time classes coming up this weekend! Get your robot building on this Saturday in Tribeca and Sunday in the Upper East Side. Discounted spots are always available for our earliest signups for each class – sometimes as low as $30! Your child will love their amazing project that they get to bring home

Saturday October 14th, Tribeca One-Time Class 
Projects: 
Passenger Car (ages 5-8); Light Piano(ages 6-9); or Vacuum Bot (ages 6-10)
Time: 1 – 2:30 PM
Sign up for Tribeca One-Time Classes here!

Sunday October 15th, UES One-Time Class
Projects: 
Bubble Blower (ages 5-8) or Light Drum (ages 6-9)
Time: 1 – 2:30 PM
Sign up for UES One-Time Classes here!

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Full Day Session this Monday 10/9! 9am – 3pm.

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Don’t have plans yet for the holiday this Monday? We’ve got some super fun projects lined up to keep your kid’s brain occupied on their day off! Our Full-Day session for the holiday will be offered at all four of our locations. Here’s what and when and for who:

Projects: Munching Mouth & Magnet Toss Game
Time: 9am to 3pm, no extended day!
Ages: Grades K-4

All locations! Sign up here!
Atlantic Ave. • Upper East Side • Tribeca • South Slope

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Sign up for our *limited* custom Halloween costume-making classes!

Custom Halloween Costume making! Doc-Who-Crop-300x283This year we’ll be bringing back our super popular private costume design sessions. At our central Atlantic Ave. location, your child will get to design and build the costume of their dreams, complete with awesome light-up or moving parts. They’ll be sure to wow their whole class! Here are the details:

  • Ages 7-12
  • One-on-one with a teacher
  • Course includes one 45-minute planning session with our instructor (scheduled per-child) and one four-hour building session on Sat. 10/21 from 10:00 am- 2:00 pm!
  • Children should come with a few ideas of what they’d like to make.
  • $250 cost includes materials to make the costume, though we may ask you to provide clothing items like black pants, long sleeved shirt, etc.
  • Drop-off, kids only!

Find out more and sign up here!

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