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How to Start a FIRST LEGO League or FIRST LEGO League JR Team

August 10, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Thinking of starting a FIRST LEGO League or FIRST LEGO League Junior Team?  New Coach?  Rookie Team?  Just need answers?

Please join our free seminar to learn about FIRST coaching.

This informational seminar is offered two times in late summer.

August 10 and August 24

Time on August 10:

FLL JR (K – 3rd grade) 1:00 – 2:30 PM

FLL (4th – 8th grade) 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Time on August 24:

FLL JR (K – 3rd grade)   8:30 – 10:00 AM

FLL (4th – 8th grade)  10:15 – Noon

Come to learn about one or both programs.

Please RSVP via this link with the date, session (time), number attending, and school or area you are representing.

Topics covered:

  • Overview of the program
  • What does the season look like?
  • How to register a team
  • Youth Protection Program
  • What it costs to register and what you get.
  • Typical budget and what you need – supplies, equipment, tools
  • How to get funding
  • What does a typical meeting look like.
  • What functions you need to fill as adults
  • Where to go for help
  • Questions/Answers

For more information, contact Chrissy Chandler at gst-cchandler@kcstem.org

Interested in FTC or FRC:

FTC (7th – 12th grade)  For more information contact Phil Wood at gst-pwood@kcstem.org.

FRC (9th – 12th grade)  please contact Robert Dumler at rdumler@firstinspires.org to set up a private workshop.

NOTE: This seminar is not the annual FLL Coach’s Workshop.  The FLL Coaches’ Workshop will be held on September 14, 2019 for registered FLL coaches and will be in depth on this year’s challenge, the judged categories, programming, and building the robot.  It is an all-day workshop.


August 10, 2019
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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KC Engineering Zone
4825 Troost Ave
Kansas City, MO 64110 United States
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