GENERAL CLUB NEWS

Board Meeting Minutes from 7/5/2017

The new 2017-18 Board met July 5. Please view the draft of the minutes from the following link:

Meeting Minutes 7/5/17

FRC/FTC – ALL STUDENTS

Summer Meeting

The team is meeting Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4-8 and Saturdays 10-6 pm at JA King. The team is getting 2 robots ready to compete at THOR. There is a lot of work to be done so all team members are asked to attend at least once a week to prepare for the competition. Please parents signup up to help with coverage. In the signup please add the time you are available.

FRC Summer Meeting Signup

THOR Off-season competition

The team has an off season competition coming up on August 5th. All FRC students please click on sign up to answer yes or no please.

THOR Signup

OUTREACH

FIRST Fun Fourth Event

FIRST North Carolina has asked us to come give a demonstration at their FIRST Fun Fourth event with our FTC Bot’s. It should be a great opportunity to spread the word about the FLL and FTC programs and support FIRST in our community. If you are available to participate on July 4th, please sign up here:

FIRST Fun Fourth Event

AAMI Wiley Elementary School Demonstration

Last year we had the wonderful opportunity to give a demonstration at the African American Male Initiative summer camp at Wiley Elementary School, and we will be participating again this year. The demonstration will fall either on July the 27th or 28th, so if you are available either or both days, please sign-up below.

AAMI Demonstration

 

Adult and Student Outreach Assistants Needed

Please contact the Outreach Team if you are interested in volunteering to assist with Outreach events this year. Email David, Shami and Cathy at outreach@ecgrobitcs.org for more information or to volunteer.

MARKETING

Marketing has completed a preliminary design for the ECG Robotics trailer wrap graphics, which will be presented at the next board meeting.

TREASURY

Financial Review

Looking for parent volunteers to help with reviewing the group’s financial statements at a meeting at the end of July.  Dates are either Tuesday, July 25 or Thursday July 27.Michele Hunt and Jennifer Stevens have graciously volunteered and we will need 2 more parents.

Please contact Laura at lada7042@gmail.com

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UPCOMING EVENTS
July 25 AAMI Camp Demo
Aug. 5 THOR @UNC Pembroke
Ongoing ECG Robotics Food Drive