Hickory – Catawba Science Center will host the first ever Robo Show on Saturday August 19th. A day filled with robotics, Robo Show will feature Hickory Bot Battles 2017, and World Robot Olympiad – USA. Located in the Keiser Community Room in the West Educational Building on the SALT Block, Hickory Bot Battles will consist of over two dozen competitors battling it out robot style in an arena.

Also in the West Educational Building will be World Robot Olympiad – USA and robot demonstrations. Throughout the Science Center will be robotics activities for families to take part in.

The viewing of the Hickory Bot Battles and the World Robot Olympiad – USA is free to the public. Admission to CSC’s exhibits will be half price all day long, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.

This event is sponsored by US Conec Ltd. Catawba Science Center is located on the SALT Block in Hickory, NC 243 3rd Ave NE. For more information visit www.catawabscience.org or call 828.322.8169.