It’s FLL Season!

SHPE Familia

Once again FIRST Robotics – FIRST LEGO League (FLL) season is in full motion !! and SHPE and the FLL Eastern Missouri region are looking for your help as volunteers. Please see the flyer below and consider volunteering your time in one of the qualifiers in November. We are looking specifically for Judges and Referees

The challenge this season is TRASH TREK ! More than 233,000 children ages 9 to 16* from over 80 countries will explore the fascinating world of trash. From collection, to sorting, to smart production and reuse, there is more to your trash than meets the eye. – See more at:

Friendly Reminder that we still are looking for robotics volunteers for the FLL events.

The events are:

  • Bishop DuBourg High School 31-Oct
  • Brittany Woods 7-Nov
  • Brittany Woods 8-Nov
  • Camdenton High School 14-Nov
  • Mary Institute and Saint Louis Country Day School 14-Nov
  • Mary Institute and Saint Louis Country Day School 15-Nov
  • Saint Charles Community College 14-Nov
  • Saint Charles Community College 15-Nov
  • Saint Charles West High School 14-Nov
  • Saint Charles West High School 15-Nov
  • Southeast Missouri State Univ 21-Nov
  • Hazelwood East Middle 21-Nov

To volunteer for your favorite event, please click

More information on the program here:

For the regional event information please see:

MoDOT Tour

TMC will give a brief presentation of the who, what, why of congestion management from the DOT perspective; discuss their dynamic system of detecting, confirming and mitigating work zones and incidents, and how they convey those messages to the public, emergency responders and the media.

They will also take us to a room in the TMC to watch the action in the control room.

WHEN: October 20th, 5:00pm
WHERE:  MoDot St. Louis District
11300 Lackland Rd
St. Louis, MO 63146

Please send me a message at if you would like to attend.