LRC Jr.FLL Expo, Livingston, New Jersey
Join us in our annual outdoor Memorial Day weekend Jr.FIRST LEGO League (Jr FLL) Expo event!
Email us at to request event registration information for Jr.FLL teams. Limit 30 teams. (Registration is closed)
For spectators, just stop by our tent , free admission and open to public.
|Team#||Team Name||# of members||LEGO WeDo||Expo Regis Received||Team Roster Received||# of lunch combos||Table|
|1678||The Midknight Mini’s||4||Yes||Yes||Yes||2||B1|
|3103||Pratt Lego Geeks||4||No||Yes||Yes||0||C5|
|3105||Lego Crushers of Elmwood Park||4||No||Yes||Need 4+1 consent||1||C6|
|3160||Lego Super Starz||6||Yes||Yes||Yes||0||B8|
|3305||LEGO Ice Cream Builders||4 or 5||Yes||Yes||If 5, missing 1||0||A4|
|3367||Lego Crushers of Princeton||6||Yes||Yes||Yes||0||A5|
|3657||Lego Bot Builders||3||No||Yes||Yes||0||C8|
|3723||Blue LEGO Warriors||6||Yes||Yes||Yes||0||A7|
|3941||Fastest LEGO Builders!!!||3||Yes||Yes||Yes||2||B9|
When: Saturday, May 23, 2015, 11:00 AM to 2:30 PM (teams arrive at 10:00 AM, spectators can join at 11:00AM), rain or shine
Where: At the Livingston Oval.
Our big white 100′ x 40′ tent will be located at the intersection of South Livingston Avenue and Civic Center Road.
For Google Map, use “1 Civic Center Road, Livingston, NJ“.
For GPS, you may use “357 South Livingston Avenue, Livingston, NJ” to get you to the nearest intersection.
Parking: The entire area of Livingston Oval (Civic Center Road and Robert H Harp Drive) will be closed to vehicular traffics on that day. Park your car at the rear parking lot of the Livingston Municipal Building (357 South Livingston Avenue) then walk to our tent location, which will be across Livingston Ave. Please use caution when crossing the South Livingston Avenue as it is a busy roadway. Parking is also available at St. Philomena Church.
Rain: In case of rain, the event will be moved to Livingston High School Cafeteria (30 Robert H Harp Dr, Livingston, NJ). Park your car at the north parking lot along Wahler Road (near the football field and the Memorial swimming pool). Check our website main page. We will post on our site when we decide to move indoor.
Livingston Robotics Club’s Jr FLL Expo is an unique experience combine a day of outdoor carnival setting with a fun show ‘n tell to share your Jr FLL research, and an array of free enrichment activities. There will also be demonstrations from FIRST LEGO League, FIRST Tech Challenge, and FIRST Robotics Competition robots there to present a full array of FIRST programs.
For 2015, the enrichment activity will be the 3D Printer Village, where you can see different types of DIY 3D printers built by students, try your luck to win a raffle drawing for various 3D printed creations. The exhibiting printers including: Kossel Mini, Prusa i3, Ultimaker Original, and TETRIX printer.
Our Jr FLL Expo also coincides with the annual Livingston Youth Appreciation Week (YAW) Family Festival Day. Participants of Expo can also enjoy other free town-wide outdoor event for kids of all ages to have fun. Click here for detail YAW schedule.
Jr FLL Expo Enrichment Activities:
In addition to the exhibitions done by children at a typical Jr.FLL Expo, we add special exhibitions and enrichment activities for participants provide enrichment contents and to inspire our young scientists and engineers. Some years there were also post Expo activities:
- 2010 Smart Move: Live video conference with NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory engineer on the Curiosity Mars rover that they were building. Computerized driver-less SUV from Princeton University. the participants created a card and sent it to NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory mission team (builders of Curiosity Mars rover). They received the response back from the mission team. See this article for the full story on that.
- 2011 Body Forward: BioBus, a mobile biomedical engineering lab plus field trip to St. Barnabas Medical Center to attend a special hands-on workshop in robotic surgery. They got to try out daVinci Surgery system. See this article for details of the post-expo event.
- 2012 Snack Attack: a 45-minutes interactive live science demonstrations by Mad Science about chemistry behind food. Stuff the Bus food drive.
- 2013 Super Seniors: a 45-minutes interactive live science demonstrations by Mad Science related to medicines.
- 2014 Disaster Blaster: a 45-minutes interactive live science demonstrations by Mad Science through fun activities such as vortex generator and hovercraft riding to demonstrate air pressure; Tesla coil and a piece of paper can catch fire to demonstrate the result of wild fires by lightnings; and a demonstration with chemical volcanic eruption.
- 2015 Think Tank: 3D Printer Village, showing DIY and open source printers built by students.
Highlights from May 2014 Expo*
- A 45-minute interactive science show by “Mad Science” (from 12:00 PM to 12:45 PM). The show included demonstrations of weather related elements through fun activities: vortex generator and hovercraft riding to demonstrate air pressure; Tesla coil and a piece of paper can catch fire to demonstrate the result of wild fires by lightnings; and a demonstration with chemical volcanic eruption.
- Jr. FLL teams (ages 6-9) presenting their “Disaster Blaster” projects and LEGO models that incorporate motors and computer programming.
- FIRST LEGO League (FLL) and FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) robot demonstration by team Landroids, Alpha Force, Super Solution, Spongebots and Exit 5 Robotics
- Ball throwing robot by FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) team Mechanical Mustangs
- Family friendly activities including a petting zoo, art & craft, face painters, a giant blow-up obstacle course and slides, adopt-a-pet, and a chalk walk, food and music among others.
- See more from our Disaster Blaster Expo page
* Special exhibits and activities (including post-Expo event) are subject to change or cancellation without notice.
Email us at to request event registration information for Jr.FLL teams.
- If you are not yet familiar with Jr.FLL, see Jr.FLL Information Page