Fri. Dec 8th, 2023
    Discover the Intersection of STEM and the Arts at the Michigan Science Center

    The Michigan Science Center is thrilled to announce that it will be hosting the FIRST® Lego League Regional Qualifier on November 19. This exhilarating robotics competition offers an opportunity for the public to witness the innovative problem-solving skills of young students from kindergarten to twelfth grade. By participating in a series of robotics challenges, these students are equipped with the knowledge and skills to tackle some of the world’s most pressing issues.

    Embracing the theme of MASTERPIECESM, this year’s competition highlights the crucial role that STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) plays in the arts. As creativity flourishes at the intersection of these fields, students will amaze spectators with their ability to combine technical proficiency with artistic talent.

    During the event, visitors can look forward to a captivating robot game on Mi-Sci’s Science Stage. Witnessing the robots in action and observing the strategic thinking behind their movements is a truly electrifying experience. Moreover, this event provides a valuable opportunity for students to showcase their months of hard work and dedication.

    Frequently Asked Questions:

    Q: Where is the Michigan Science Center located?
    A: The Michigan Science Center is located in Detroit, Michigan.

    Q: How can I attend the FIRST® Lego League Regional Qualifier?
    A: The event is open to the public, and admission is included with general admission to the Michigan Science Center.

    Q: What is the theme of this year’s competition?
    A: The theme of this year’s competition is MASTERPIECESM, emphasizing the integration of STEM and the arts.

    Q: What age range of students participate in the competition?
    A: Students from kindergarten to twelfth grade participate in this robotics competition.

    Q: Where can I find more information about the Michigan Science Center and the event?
    A: To learn more about the Michigan Science Center and the FIRST® Lego League Regional Qualifier, visit

    Join us at the Michigan Science Center as we celebrate the brilliance and ingenuity of young minds. Prepare to be inspired by their remarkable creations, and witness firsthand how the union of STEM and the arts can shape a more innovative future. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to experience the intersection of technology and creativity!