Winter 2014-February Events and Registration Form

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DIY Clubs with Learning for Life




Boys & Girls grades 3rd + welcome!

**Long Beach Sea Base and Aquatics Center**

5875 Appian Way, Long Beach. Everyone welcome!



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Each month features a presentation by one of the clubs from 1:00-2:00 PM

*^*^*All other club presentations start simultaneously at 2:00 PM*^*^*

Your donation of $10 helps to cover use of space, internet access and equipment and expenses of the clubs

~~Junkbot 101~~

With Lowell Dad Burk Murray and the Tinkering Club

Sunday, February 23rd 1-2PM (4th Sunday) Donation $10 guarantees your access to all of the day’s activities

Learn the basics of JunkBotics: how to build roving robots from household materials, old toys and inexpensive electronics. We’ll cover platforms, motors, and obstacle-detection, plus how to make your JunkBot truly autonomous with an Arduino microcontroller. Bring your old electronic toys for an optional JunkBot hacking/scavenging session after class.

Club Meetings Sunday, February 23rd 2-4 Donation $10

Tinkering Club with Lowell Dad Burk Murray

Had so much fun you want more? Continue on with more tinkering.

Minecraft Mob Club with Pack 206 Dad Kerry Stiles

We have a limited number of computer stations, please bring your tablet or laptop.

Timed sessions to enable maximum participation

Main room, starting at 2:00 PM

Masque and Mask with Long Beach Artist Caprice Rothe

Caprice Rothe is an amazing Mask Maker and she will share her talents just in time for Mardi Gras! Make a Mask then join in the Mardi Gras parade!

Brick Club with Rogers Mom Trish Tsoiasue

LEGO Brick Play

3D Print Club

We will demonstrate printing on the 3D Printer.

~~Project Based Electronics~~

with Rogers Mom Trish Tsoiasue, 2nd and 4th Thursdays 3-6 PM, $20/session

Independently driven, mentored electronics projects executed in small groups. All new youth start with the SparkFun Inventor’s Kit. Start any Thursday. Purchase a kit to bring to class (, or we can provide for an additional cost.



Note: Presentation at 1:00 PM, All DIY Club meetings start at 2:00 PM.


Sunday March 16th (3rd Sunday, 1-4PM)

Game Design and Development

With Morio Murase, Caprice Rothe (Hands of E.T.) & guests.

We’ll discuss various platforms for game design and development

and take a peek at some programming environments and game engines. No experience necessary.


Sunday April 6th (1st Sunday, 1-4PM)

Second Annual Sea Base National Robotics Week


Robot Vision, 3D Printing, Electronics, Walk like a Robot. Game Design, special LEGO projects and more!


April 21st-25th

Week-Long Spring Break Camp

3D Game Design – Terrain. Electronics. For more information, register for the email list at:


Parent Name: Phone:

Child’s Name: Email address:




My Cost

Junkbot 101 (Tinkering Club) Suggested donation: $10 covers Junkbot 101 and all other DIY Clubs meeting that same day.


DIY Clubs Meeting Suggested donation: $10


Sea Base Project Based Electronics

2nd and 4th Thursdays 4-6 PM (Y/N)

Note: Your $20.00 payment reserves your spot in the first class.



Sparkfun Inventor’s Kit

Your request at least 1 week prior to attending session is appreciated.


Total Enclosed:

Photos of your child may be used for media, promotional or community building purposes unless No is circled here: *** NO *** I do not wish photos of my child to be used.

Parent’s Signature: ________________________________

Checks should be made payable to Long Beach BSA for A/C 1680134420 and mailed or hand delivered to: 401 E. 37th Street, Long Beach, CA 90807.

For credit card payments, call 562-427-0911 x230.

More information, call Trish Tsoiasue 562-225-9589 or email