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Follow the Clarkson FIRST Robotics van this summer as the team travels to various North Country festivals and events to teach children of all ages about environmental sustainability and other scientific concepts through programming and manipulating robots.


Saturday, September 8th
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
War of 1812 Bicentennial Commemoration
Trinity Park, Plattsburgh, NY
*parade at 1 p.m.

Saturday, September 22nd
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
NYPA Wildlife Festival
Hawkins Point Visitor's Center, Massena, NY

Saturday, September 29th
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
World Brotherhood Camporee
Wellesley Island State Park, Wellesley Island, NY 


Sunday, July 1st
5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Norwood Village Green Children's Festival 
Norwood, NY

Saturday, July 14th
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Potsdam Summer Festival
Potsdam, NY

Wednesday, July 18th
12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
SLU Constructivist Teacher Conference
Canton, NY

Saturday, July 21st
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Massena NYPA Summer Spectacular
Massena, NY

Saturday, August 5th
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Madrid-Waddington Homecoming Celebration 
Waddington, NY

Saturday, August 25th
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Potsdam Wal-Mart 
Potsdam, NY

Saturday, September 1st
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
New York State Fair - 4-H Building
Syracuse, NY 

Stay tuned for more Clarkson FIRST Robotics outreach programs!

Museum Without Walls featuring Clarkson FIRST Robotics

Every Saturday from September 8 to November 17
12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. 
Clarkson Bookstore, downtown Potsdam, NY 

Stop by the Clarkson Bookstore on Saturdays during September, October and November for afternoon enrichment programs with the FIRST Robotics team! Get more information on age ranges and pre-registration.