Robo Rumble | FREE DAY*! Sat, Jun 15 | Noon-5 pm Lobby, Sun Plaza, Auditorium Experience the exciting world of robotics as area teams demonstrate their robots in this family-friendly annual event. Come out and try your hands on one of these robots, other hands on activities, and connect with these amazing high school students to learn how your kids can get involved with these programs! Free for Members | Public - Free General Admission. Giant Screen Theater is not included. *Up-charge applies to The Art of the Brick | The World's Most Elaborate Display of LEGO® Art ($7 adults, $6 seniors, $5 children) For more info call 309.686.7000.
Engineering Day | FREE DAY! Sun, Feb 17 | Noon-5 pm Future engineers, scientists, and kids of all ages are invited to Engineering Day 2019 at Peoria Riverfront Museum. Exciting & engaging engineering activities will be provided throughout the museum by local engineering groups, who are also sponsoring general admission for this free day at the museum. *Free for public & members to explore galleries & planetarium shows, Giant Screen Theater not included. For more information call 309.686.7000. Sponsored by Caterpillar and other local engineering firms and groups. ASCE Engineers Week Bridge Contest! 28th Annual Bridge Contest 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students! It's time to test your imagination and your technical skill! The Illinois Valley Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) is sponsoring the 28th Annual…
River City Labs is Hosting MIDWEST MAKERFEST 2018 at Peoria IGNITE again this year located in the Peoria Civic Center. Everything from 3d Printers to ART to Robot Fights , games, activities, and more !!! Admission and Exhibition space is free to Exhibitors and Guests . Come support the Maker Culture, DIY, Open Source and Open Hardware. Register today!
(Originally posted by Tom Bluth, Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at Caterpillar Inc.) A huge congrats to the Caterpillar-sponsored FIRST Robotics teams, Argos and Robot Casserole! Check out this short video to learn more about their journey and see what the competition is all about. https://youtu.be/LTzmDjDWUZw