FIRST LEGO League Kickoff Event

WHAT:  North Carolina A&T State University will host the first FLL opening ceremony to reveal this year’s tournament’s challenge and theme. Coaches, teams and volunteers from across North Carolina will participate in interactive workshops designed for participants of FLL from beginners to advanced levels.

FLL provides students age 9-14 with hands-on, interactive robotics experience in a sports-like environment. Teams with up to 10 players focus on team building, problem solving, creativity, and analytical thinking to develop solutions to a problem currently facing the world known as: the “Challenge.”

N.C. A&T’s College of Engineering serves as the operational partner for North Carolina and manages all regional and state competitions for NC FIRST LEGO League and NC FIRST Tech Challenge. For more information about FIRST LEGO League and FIRST Tech Challenge, contact Dr. Kory Bennett at

When:  Saturday, August 30th - 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Where:  North Carolina A&T State University
                  General Classroom Building (Benbow Road near Sullivan St.)
                  1601 E Market Street, Greensboro, NC