Spring Break Is NEXT WEEK!

Screen Shot 2017-04-03 at 12.37.19 PMWe still have spots available for our Spring Break mini-session! Sign up for one or multiple days April 10-14, 17, or 18.

As a reminder:

  • Designed for kids grades K-4th.
  • Each day runs from 9:00am to 3:00pm. Drop off begins at 8:45am.
  • Please pack a snack and a lunch with no nut products!
  • Kids will build two projects a day, such as the Automatic Screwdriver, Light Piano, the Bumper Car(see picture!), and Optic Flowers(see picture)!
  • Weather permitting, we will eat lunch at a nearby park/playground.
  • Register by clicking the link of your preferred location below!bumper_car

Upper East Side: Info & Registration
Tribeca: Info & Registration
North Slope/Gowanus: Info & Registration

 

This Weekend’s Classes

TriBeCa

Saturday, 4/8 from 1:00-2:30pm. Info & Registration

  • Animal Phone: For ages 5-8. This robot is a throwback to the classic flip phones. The outside is decorated to look like an animal, but when it flips open, it transforms into a light up “phone!”
  • Automatic Screwdriver: For ages 5-9. This project is a very useful tool. We replace a gearbox axle with a mini screwdriver. When you push a button, it spins!

Upper East Side

  • No classes this week. Stay tuned for future events!

North Slope/Gowanus

  • No classes this week. Stay tuned for future events!
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This Weekend’s Class Schedule

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  • Sunday, 4/2 from 1:00-2:30pm: Our two projects are the Drawing Bot(ages 5-8), a robot that draws designs with markers as it moves, and the Single Action Crane(ages 7-9), a useful machine that can pick up metal objects with a magnet and move them around! Info & Registration

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  • Sunday, 4/2 from 10:00-11:30am: The Animal Phone(ages 5-8), which looks like animal on the outside but transforms into a light-up flip phone, and the Automatic Screwdriver(ages 6-10), a mini screwdriver that uses a gearbox to spin! Info & Registration

North Slope/Gowanus

  • No classes this weekend. Stay tuned for future events!

 

Spring Break Starts SOON!

Register for one or multiple all-day sessions while school is out.

Info & Registration: North Slope/Gowanus   TriBeCa    Upper East Side

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North Slope/Gowanus Classes Available This Weekend!

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North Slope/Gowanus:

  • Sunday, 3/26 from 1:00-2:30pm: Choose the Bumper Car(ages 6-8), a super fast car that turns and spins when it bumps into something, or the Arcade Game(ages 7-9), the BRF version of the classic Claw arcade game! Info & Registration

TriBeCa & Upper East Side

  • No classes this weekend- stay tuned for later events!

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Summer Registration Is Open!

Our summer sessions start in June, and are available at all four of our locations- South Slope, North Slope/Gowanus, TriBeCa and Upper East Side!

Details

 

  • 1st-4th graders may register for all weeks.
  • 4th-7th graders may also register during Programming weeks.
  • During June, you may register weekly or daily. Our June curriculum is unique from the rest of the summer!
  • During July and August, registration will be by the week.
  • Extended day option until 6:00 starts July 5th.
  • Girls Weeks are available. Dates vary by location.

Upper East Side
Info & Registration

Tribeca
Info & Registration

North Slope/Gowanus
Info & Registration

South Slope
Info & Registration

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This Weekend & Spring Break!

This Weekend’s Class Schedule

Upper East Side

  • Saturday, 3/18 from 1:00-2:30pm: We will be making the magical Ice Skater (ages 6-8) robot and the a robotic version of a classic game, the Battleship (ages 5-7) robot.

Register here.

TriBeCa

  • Saturday, 3/18 from 1:00-2:30pm: We will be making the magical Ice Skater (ages 6-8) robot and the a robotic version of a classic game, the Battleship (ages 5-7) robot.
  • Sunday, 3/19 from 3:30-5:00pm: We will make the creepy crawly Brooklyn Bug (ages 5-6) and the clairvoyant Fortune Teller (ages 6-8).
  • Sunday, 3/19 from 1:00-2:30pm: We will be constructing a light up Eiffel Tower (ages 6-8) and making the fun, airborne Flying Turkey (ages 6-8).

Register here.

North Slope/Gowanus

  • No classes until 3/26!

 

Public schools are closed for Spring Break, but we are open April 10th through 18th for all day mini sessions!

Details:

  • Suitable for kids grades K-4th
  • Register for one or multiple days
  • Each day runs from 9:00am to 3:00pm. Drop off begins at 8:45
  • Please pack a snack and a lunch with no nut products!
  • Kids will build two projects a day
  • Weather permitting, we will eat lunch at a nearby park/playground

Robots:

  • Monday: Bobblehead robot & Automatic Screwdriver (see picture!)
  • Tuesday: The Light Piano & Bulldozer
  • Wednesday: The Accordion & a Dancing Robot!
  • Thursday: Dual Action Crane (All day project)
  • Friday: Optic Flowers & a Bumper Car

Info & Registration:

Upper East Side TriBeCa North Slope/Gowanus

 

 

 

 

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Snow Day!

We are closed today because of the storm!

No field trips, No after school, no family club, no night time events.

We will be open like normal tomorrow.

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Spring Break Is Just A Month Away!

Public schools are closed for Spring Break, but we are open April 4th through 10th for all day mini sessions!

Details:

  • Suitable for kids grades K-4th
  • Register for one or multiple days
  • Each day runs from 9:00am to 3:00pm. Drop off begins at 8:45
  • Please pack a snack and a lunch with no nut products!
  • Kids will build two projects a day
  • Weather permitting, we will eat lunch at a nearby park/playground

Robots:

  • Monday: Bobblehead robot & Automatic Screwdriver(see picture!)
  • Tuesday: The Light Piano & Bulldozer
  • Wednesday: The Accordion & a  Dancing Robot!
  • Thursday: Dual Action Crane(All day project)
  • Friday: Optic Flowers & a Bumper Car

Info & Registration:

Upper East Side    TriBeCa    North Slope/Gowanus

 

This Weekend’s Class Schedule

Upper East Side

  • Saturday, 3/18 from 1:00-2:30pm: We will be making the magical Ice Skater(ages 6-8) robot and the a robotic version of a classic game, the Battleship(ages 6-8) robot.
  • Sunday, 3/19 from 1:00-2:30pm: We will be constructing a light up Eiffel Tower(ages 6-8) and making the fun, airborne Flying Turkey(ages 6-8).

Register here.

TriBeCa

  • Sunday, 3/19 from 3:30-5:00pm: We will make the creepy crawly Brooklyn Bug(ages 5-6) and the clairvoyant Fortune Teller(ages 6-8).

Register here.

North Slope/Gowanus

  • No classes until 3/26!

 

 

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Some Clarification About The New Location…

brfWe are very excited to open our new South Slope location, but we just wanted to clarify that it is just an additional location, not a replacement for the North Slope location! Both locations will remain open. 

The South Slope Brooklyn Robot Foundry is located at 586 5th Avenue. We will have a grand opening event soon. Join our mailing list to learn more, and learn more about the South Slope summer session here!

 

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This Weekend’s One Time Classes

  • Upper East Side: Sunday, 3/12 at 1:00-2:30pm. Register here.
  • TriBeCa: Saturday, 3/11 at 10:00-11:30am & 1:00-2:30pm. Register here. 
  • North Slope: No classes until 3/26!

 

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Tiny Builders Starts This Week, Clubs Start Soon!

Family Club is a fun, evening class designed for a child K-5th grade and family/caregiver(s) to take together. We provide pizza, and a fun, new robot project every week for families to build together! Kids K-2 will build and take home a cool robot that moves, lights up or both using LEDs, gears, motors, and special switches. For kids in 3rd-5th grade, you may register  for the Programming option, and work on an advanced robot each week that is controlled by a computer; it’s a great introduction to coding!

Clubs run for four weeks and are $140 plus a $60 material fee.

  • North SlopeStarts next week! Takes place Fridays, 6:00-8:00pm. Information and registration here.
  • TriBeCaStarts next week! Takes place Thursdays, 6:00-8:00pm. Information and registration here.
  • Upper East SideStarts this week! Takes place Wednesdays, 6:00-8:00pm. Information and registration here.

 

IMG_9816The Tiny Builders sessions are morning classes for children ages 2-4, and a caregiver who will stay and build with them. Each week kids will build and take home a new robot, while learning about circuits, electricity and engineering through a fun robot story! Our March session is 5 weeks long, but even if you miss the first class, you may still sign up for a pro-rated session. We will be making projects such as a light-up house, a bubble blowing robot, and a “sun!”

Trials available at our Manhattan locations to new Tiny Builder customers for $25!

  • North Slope: Takes place Fridays, 10:30-11:15am. Information and registration here. (only 1 spot available)
  • TriBeCa: Takes place Mondays, 10:30-11:15am. Information and registration here. (spots available)
  • Upper East Side:Takes place Mondays, 10:30-11:15am. Information and registration here. (spots available)

This Weekend’s One Time Classes

  • Upper East Side: 3:30-5:00pm. Register here.
  • North Slope: No classes this week. Stay tuned for next week!
  • TriBeCa: No classes this week. Stay tuned for next week!
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No After School Classes This Week…

… but we still have spots left in this week’s mid-winter mini session! Mini sessions take place from 9am to 3pm, and kids will make two robots each day. You can sign up for one or multiple days.

Info & Registration: 

Upper East Side  – Spots available!  

TriBeCa – Spots available!

North Slope – Spots available!  

This Weekend’s One Time Class Schedule

All one time classes are $65, 90 minute drop-off activities. Your child will leave with a cool robot they’ve built and decorated themselves! Classes are typically suitable for kids ages 5-9; please check the project descriptions when signing up.

  • North Slope: Sunday, 2/26 at 1:00-2:30pm AND 3:30-5:00pm. Info & registration here.
  • TriBeCa: Saturday, 2/25 at 1:00-2:30pm AND 3:30-5:00pm. Info & registration here.
  • Upper East Side: Sunday, 2/26 at 1:00-2:30pm AND 3:30-5:00pm. Info & registration here.
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Mid Winter Break Is Next Week!

…and we’re open! Sign up for one, or multiple, super-fun days of robot crafting. Kids grades K-4 will build two robots each day, and in the process learn about mechanical engineering and electricity by using parts such as gears, motors, LED lights and magnets!

Info & Registration: Upper East Side     TriBeCa     North Slope

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  • The day runs from 9:00am – 3:00pm. There is no extended day option available.
  • Please send your child with a snack and lunch that contain no nuts.
  • Weather permitting, we will take the kids to a nearby park to play during the lunch break.

Robots!

  • Monday, Feb 20 – Pulsar & Plow: a spinning, light-up robot and a steering vehicle!
  • Tuesday, Feb 21 –Ice Skater & Speed Racer: a magical, magnetic robot and a fun, fast car!
  • Wednesday, Feb 22 – Battleship & Arcade Game: a robotic twist on two classic games: Battleship and the arcade game, The Claw (see picture!)
  • Thursday, Feb 23 – Brooklyn Bug & Eiffel Tower: a creepy crawly robot and a light-up structure!
  • Friday, Feb 24 – Laser Bot & Cable Car: the Laser Bot can make a light show, and the Cable Car can “fly” across the room on a string!
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