Community Events

Blessings in a Backpack

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  • Use our "kid-friendly" Dragon robot, Draco, to solicit donations at events and collect funds to support this activity with provides backpacks filled with food on weekends to "at-risk" students in our community

Breast Cancer Walk

  • The team supported patients with Breast Cancer by wearing their pink Team 302 T-shirts, and by taking a long walk in a Rochester park. We volunteer at this event every October mainly because it’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This event was an excellent opportunity for Team 302 to help out its community.

Mom2Mom Sale

  • Helped local moms unload and carry their items to be sold at an indoor sale to benefit local families and raise awareness of robotics activities in our community

Walk for Warmth

  • Demonstrated robots and raised funds to help local people avoid utility shut-off through the Emergency Utility Assistance program in Oakland County

Back to the Bricks Classic Car Event

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  • At this event, the team migrates to Flint Michigan to demonstrate Aerial Assist, the '15 OCCRA bot, and Draco.

Dragon on the Lake Festival

  • At Dragon on the Lake, the team shows off our robots and helps inform young children about STEM and robotics.
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Golling Classic Car Show

  • One of our sponsors invited Team 302 to demonstrate our robots at their local car show. While there, we demonstrated our robots, such as Draco and the Magic Carpet, and helped collect donations for a charity collected by Draco.

Lake Orion Library Summer Reading Kick-Off

  • Demonstrates robots to children of all ages to promote interest in STEM and support "Reading is Fun"

Library's Summer Reading Kickoff

  • At our local libraries kickoff, Team 302 showed off Draco, one of our First Year Ping Pong Pandemonium bots, and the Magic Carpet. We got kids of all ages interested in robotics, due to our demonstration. The Library’s Summer Reading Kickoff is an annual event encourages children to continue to learn, even during the summer. Mostly they push English and literature, however many programs and events are used to educate the children on science and math. The team spent our time demonstrating our robots, the public showing how robotics is not only educational but also enjoyable.

Lake Orion Farmers' Market

  • Demonstrates robots to draw people to market, raise awareness of local robotics programs and raise funds supporting the Orion Art Center