Lego Robotics Day Camp for Youth Comes to the Keweenaw

Hancock, MI (August 8, 2012) – MTEC SmartZone and Finlandia University are teaming up with Michigan Works! the Job Force Board to bring Lego Robotics to the Keweenaw, for area youth ages 7–12. Students will assemble Lego Mindstorm NXT models and learn programming skills using touch, light, and sound. This is a fantastic opportunity for students to build an interest in engineering, computer science and physics.


The three-day camp runs August 21–23 at Finlandia University’s Jutila Center for Global Design and Business, in Room 603. Two three-hour sessions are available each day: Session 1 is from 9 am – 12 noon and Session 2 is from 1–4 pm.


Parents can register their kids at www.jobforce.org. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click on your session of choice. The fee for the three-day camp is $30. Sign up soon as space is limited!


For more information about Lego Robotics Day Camp, contact Jeni Spaulding at (906) 286–3316


For more information about MTEC SmartZone please contact our office at (906) 487–7000