FHRL - Slideshow

Sponsoring teams for First Lego League (FLL) & Junior First Lego League (JFLL)  
-  Forest Hills, Queens, NY

Upcoming Events:
These upcoming events are free and open to the public:

NYC FLL Jr. Exposition
     March 17, 2018 @ Dos Puentes - Manhattan
     185 Wadsworth Ave, New York, NY 10033
      9:00 - 12:00 PM

FLL World Championship@Detroit
    April 25 - 28, 2018 @ 
Detroit C
obo Center
     1 Washington Blvd
      Detroit, MI 48226

FHRL Open House/Registration 
     Saturday May 5th, 2018 @ PS144 Cafeteria
      93-02 69th Ave, Forest Hills, NY 11375
       9:30 - 12:30

NYC FLL FIRST Championship
March 11, 2018 @ 
City College of New York 
Congratulations to both our FLL teams (H7O and Hydro Mechanics) for winning awards at
the FLL Championship! 

Team Hydro Mechanics won four awards at the FLL Championship and will be 
moving on 
to represent NYC to compete at the FLL World Championship!
  • 1st Place Champions
  • 1st Place Gracious Professionalism, 
  • 1st Place Robot Innovation and Strategy, 
  • 2nd Place Robot Performance, 

Team H7O also won 1st Place in Robot Programming Award!

Our FTC team Mighty Mechanics 8721 also brought their FTC robot to showcase and 
inspire rising FLL teams to continue with the FIRST Robotics programs.

NYC FTC FIRST Championship
Feb 25, 2018 @Townsend Harris High School
Congratulations to FTC team Mighty Mechanics 8721 for winning the Finalist alliance at the NYC FIRST FTC Championship!

Intrepid Museum Robotics Demonstration
Friday Feb 23, 2018 @Intrepid Museum
FTC team Mighty Mechanics 8721 enjoyed showcasing their robot to our 
young visitors and inspire all kids to explore robotics fun!

FTC Qualifying Tournament
Feb 18,2018 @ Dalton High School
Congratulations to FTC team 8365 Gear Master for winning the Design Award
and the Finalist Alliance Award at the Dalton Qualifying tournament.
Click HERE For more exciting photo of Gear Master's Dalton tournament.

NYC FLL Queens Qualifier Tournament
Jan 20, 2018 @
MS 216 George Ryan Middle School

Kudos to all six of our FLL teams for an amazing performance at the Queens Qualifying tournament at George Ryan Middle School.
Special congratulations to the following 3 teams for winning an award and qualifying to the NYC FLL Championship!

FLL team H7O - Inspiration Award and a Golden ticket to NYC FLL Championship

FLL team Hydro Mechanics - 
Champion's award, 1st place Robot Performance, Project Presentation Award 
and a Golden ticket to NYC FLL Championship

FLL Team Tsunami - Strategy and Innovation Award

FTC Qualifying Tournament @Francis Lewis High School
Congratulations to Mighty Mechanics #8721 for Qualifying for the NYC FTC Championship. Team #8721 Mighty Mechanics won triple awards including Control Award, Winning Alliance, and 1st Place Inspire Award!

FLL Queens Qualifying Tournament
Come join us for a day of Robot fun. Six of our FLL teams will be competing to get a seat for the NYC FIRST FLL Championship! Come cheer for the Forest Hills Robotics League teams!

    Jan 20, 2018 (8:00am - 4:00pm)
    MS 216 George Ryan Middle School
    64-20 175th St, Fresh Meadows, NY 11365

FLL Jr Exposition (Dec 16, 2017)
Our eight FLL Junior teams have been busy all season building and working on their Aqua Adventure challenge.

Registration/Open House
Our next open house for 2018-2019 season will begin in May, 
stay tuned for our Open House/Registration announcement.

FIRST Season schedule & start dates
FIRST Season kick off
Here are the dates of challenge release and kick off for each league:
  • August 1, 2017 - JFLL Challenge Release (Aqua Adventure)
  • August 29, 2017 - FLL Kick off (Hydro Dynamics)
  • September 9, 2017 - FTC Kick off (Relic Recovery)
Coach Training dates
FLL coaches  (9:00 am - 12:00 pm)
    •   9/9  - General Overview/Tournament info/Research
    •   9/16 - Hands- on Robotics EV3 training
JFLL coaches - 9/16
    • Level III coaches - 9:00 - 12:30
    • Level II coaches  - 12:00 - 2:00
    • Level I coaches   - 12:00 - 2:00

June 10, 2017
Come check out Forest Hills Robotics League's Open House and Registration
event! Sign up for next year's Robotics team.

June 10, 2017 (9:30 - 12:30)
PS144 - Cafeteria - 93-02 69th Ave, Forest Hills, Forest Hills, NY 11375

09:30 - 10:30 Jr. First Lego League (age 6-9)
10:30 - 11:30  First Lego League (age 9-14)
11:30 - 12:30  First Tech Challenge - Team interviews (#8721 & #8365)
                     (Grade 8-12)

June 10, 2017
Year End Award Ceremony
June 10, 2017 (1:00 - 4:00)
(for FLL/FTC members only)
PS144 - Cafeteria - 
93-02 69th Ave, Forest Hills, Forest Hills, NY 11375

September 9, 2017
New FTC challenge - Relic Recovery

FTC Relics Recovery

August 29, 2017
FLL challenge release - Hydro Dynamics

Hydro Dynamics Teaser

August 1, 2017
JFLL Challenge release - Aqua Adventure

JFLL Aqua Adventure

About FHRL

Forest Hills Robotics League(FHRL) is a non-profit volunteer based organization, our mission is to promote education in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathmatics (S.T.E.M) for children in our community through the participation in the FIRST Robotics program. (http://www.firstlegoleague.org) 

We sponsor FLL Jr. (age 6-9), FLL (age 9-14) and FTC (age 14-18) teams, providing coaching and training for the teams on weekend (Saturday). This is an active parent participation program, if you enjoy spending time with your children doing something that is fun and educational, then this is the program for you and your child!


Each year's Challenge is released in late August or early September
For the 2016-2017 season, we are sponsoring 
  • 8 FLL Jr. teams (age 6-9, exposition teams)
  • 6 FLL teams (age 9-14, competition teams)
  • FTC teams (age 14-18, competition teams)
We look forward to a fun and exciting season of Robot building and researching of the season Challenge topics!

May - Septmeber
Typically, our Open house & Registration will be start in May. Waiting list will run between June and September. We typically do not accept member during the season (between Sept - May) unless there is an opening.

The registration is now closed for the season. The next registration will be on May 5th, 2018

If you want to receive email regarding all our events, sign up for our eNewsletterFor more info, contact us at info@ForestHillsLego.com

Volunteer as a Coach
As a volunteer program, all our coaches are volunteer based. Typically, the coaches are adults who are interested in being more actively involved in the program. Coaches do not need to have previous experience. We will provide training and guidance to help you coach and manage your team. Remember, without coaches, we won't be able to have any teams. If you are interested in coaching, please sign up here.

Note: People accepted as coaches, can secure a seat for their kids on the team that they are coaching.