Robots in Parker - Robotics Open House for K-12
Thursday, May 16, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM (MDT)
FREE - OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
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From 5pm to 9pm on Thursday, May 16th!
Come see the exciting arrary of tech programs coming to Parker! We are bringing together the best organizations in Colorado dedicated to providing STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) programs to students. At this Open House event, you will be able to build robots, interact with robots and see the amazing educational resources available to our students. New programs and clubs are coming to Deep Space right in Parker. You'll also learn about other local organizations and their summer programs.
The following organizations and companies will be here. You don't want to miss it. Kids (and adults) will love it!
Ameribotics - A non-profit organization offering a wide array of robotics camps and classes. They are hosting the International Robot Olympiad in Denver in December of this year. They are also offering a "Robots in Movies" class at Deep Space this Summer. Register at this event.
Modular Robotics - A wildly successful startup located in Boulder. They make robotic blocks that magnetically click together so kids and adults can quickly make robotics marvels.
FIRST Lego League - Learn about competitve robotics programs for kids of all ages. They are bringing a 4'x8' competition playing field to demonstrate the 2013 competitive landscape. (Interested in starting a team in Parker? Deep Space will sponsor your team. Come learn what's involved.)
Computer Explorers (TechStars) - An educational company offering a huge array of fun and engaging tech-related camps and classes. They are going to be offering robotics summer classes at Deep Space. Register at this event.
XYZbot - Come and interact with "Fritz," a robotic face with wonderful expressions and great learning opportunities.
Critter Crunch - Learn about an epic robot battle coming to the Denver Tech Center in October of 2013. There will be binary bloodshed! May the best robot win.
SHARC Great Denver Area Robotics Club - This is a club for robotics enthusiasts at all levels. Learn, share and have a great time. This club is more geared towards older kids and adults, but come talk to them and learn more about what they do and how you can participate.
SparkFun - SparkFun is an online retail store that sells the bits and pieces to make your electronics projects possible. No matter what your vision is, their products and resources are designed to make the world of electronics more accessible to the average person. They are bringing sample projects, geek swag and all the motivation you need to release that inner inventor.
Deep Space Minecraft Club - We are looking to create Minecraft clubs. How do you play Minecraft? What do you wish you could do with Minecraft? We're ready to create our own private Minecraft servers so kids have a safe multiplayer experience and techies can work on cool mods to the program. Playing games can lead to making games, so let's have fun!
...more exhibitors are in the works. This is going to be an amazing event!
About Deep Space Workplace & Event Center
Deep Space is a brand new business located in the heart of downtown Parker. It is a 9 to 5 workplace giving freelancers, telecommuters and small businesses an amazing place to work. In the evenings and weekends the Deep Space Event Center takes the stage. Deep Space founder and tech entrepreneur, Brian Dickman, is hosting his "Space Cadets" tech and arts enrichment programs for the Parker Community.
When & Where
Deep Space in Parker
Deep Space Workplace and Event Center is a 9am-5pm workplace for freelancers, telecommuters and home businesses. From 5pm-9pm, the Event Center is available for rental and also host to Deep Space's own Space Cadets program offering STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) enrichment to K-12 students.