The Weatherly Institute for Robotics and Engineering: W.I.R.E.
2004 as a collaborative project between the Weatherly Rotary Club
Goodale the Weatherly Robotics Club quickly established itself within the local
community as a place where young people ages 6 – 18 could go to work on neat
exciting stuff like robots. The
Institute as it is now formulated grew from this club and was incorporated in
2006 as a non-profit.
We have succeeded
in producing a great product, 34 graduate or soon to be
engineers! We have touched the lives of
hundreds of young folk by giving them a “Hands on Approach” to the science and
art of engineering.
teaches classes in high end robotics, currently we have a team
working in this
year’s NASA Mars Sample Return Robotics Competition. We also have a team working with The Real
World Design Challenge.
Young people involved in these programs are never
asked to pay for their experience. Funds
are raised by selling ad space in our Newsletter and on our Website and by soliciting Corporate Sponsors, and Small Businesses with a vested
interest in helping to mature our young people and to guide them into the
Ad Space for Sale
$50/per one half column/month
All funds support the mission of STEM Dreams the Lab at New Ringgold
Classes run on Tuesday and Thursday nights,
6:00 pm — 8:00 pm
PTC, Autodesk, Microsoft, and Adobe classes available
Call 570-386-2392 to reserve your spot!