The Hive has moved

Team 836 The RoboBees has found a new home thanks to the generosity of Mr. and Mrs. Stachelczyk, and Mr. Wayne Boothe of Boothe’s Heating and Air. Our building, appropriately named The Stachelczyk S.T.E.M. Center, located at 43883 Airport View Drive Hollywood, Maryland will also serve to hold various STEM activities later in the year after our busy build and …

Grand Opening of The Hive!

On Monday the 8th of December, we held our Grand Opening of our new workshop and classroom area that we have named “The Hive”. The event was open to all of our sponsors as well as anyone from the community. With over 50 people showing up throughout the night, we were able to spread the message of FIRST and provide visitors a …

FTC Southern Maryland Qualifier

Several FTC teams from The RoboBees participated in the FTC qualifier at CSM over the weekend. Two of the teams took first place in the robotics competition while another was on the second place alliance. These three teams also qualified for the State Finals. Several mentors also volunteered at the event. The College of Southern Maryland held its annual FIRST …

Patuxent Robotics Alliance

The Patuxent Robotics Alliance is a new idea that was formed just this year. The goal of it is to get all of the FTC and FRC teams in the Tri County Area into an alliance. This will allow the alliance to have a forum or place where different teams can talk to each other for educational and problem solving …

2009-2010 FTC Champions

The RoboBees would like to congratulate FTC Team 2843 SSI Robotics and their alliance on becoming the 2009-2010 FTC world champions! They are a local team sponsored and mentored by The RoboBees. With a few members on The RoboBees, we are very proud that they are putting St Mary’s Robotics on the map! Check out their team at SSI Robotics.