Summer Sessions are Full for this Week

IMG_0884We have been getting a lot of calls about availability in this week’s summer session. I am sorry to say that we are completely full for the all day sessions. We do not offer single day sessions.

We do have spots available in our Open Play sessions that run from 3:30-6:30 Monday-Friday.

Summer Open Play
Ends Sept 4th
K-4th grades
3:30-6:30
Monday-Friday
Manhattan Information and Preregistration
72 Warren Street in Tribeca!
Brooklyn Information and Preregistration
303 3rd Avenue in Gowanus!

Rules of Open Play

  • Hours- 3:30-6:30 Monday- Friday
  • You must create an account before you arrive (see Open Play pages for details)
  • Open play is first come, first serve. You won’t be able to register for a certain date and time. You can think of it like a restaurant that doesn’t take reservations but normally has tables available for people who walk in.
  • If you want your child to build a robot, they must stay at least 2 hours. If they are going to just play with us, they can stay as short as 1/2 hour.
  • We cap each day at 12 kids. We don’t normally get to that number but you can call ahead to confirm there are still spots. Everything is first come, first serve.
  • We can accommodate up to 8 kids at a time building electronic robots. When you arrive, we will let you know how long (if any) of a wait there will be to build.
  • If no kids are present at 5:15 pm each day, we may decide to close early.
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Summer is coming to a close, but fall is just around the corner!

DSC_7025What an incredible summer it’s been! We are in the middle of our inclusion week in Brooklyn and our Robot Vehicles week in Manhattan. We are making amazing robots and learning a ton of cool engineering terms in the process.

Summer sessions will only last for two more weeks, but our fall after school sessions will begin on September 16th in Brooklyn and Manhattan.

It’s been a blast and we can’t wait to see many of you throughout the school year for after school, weekend classes, birthdays or mini sessions!

Enjoy the last few weeks of summer.

xoxo

Team Brooklyn ROBOT Foundry

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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

 IMG_0136May 30th is the last day for field trips. If you’d like to book a trip with us, fill out the form on this page. We offer trips for pre-K through 8th graders.

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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