Nebraska Extension and the Friend Historical Society will host a pair of camps Monday, June 17, at the San Carlo Room, 511 Second Street in Friend. First up is a robotics camp featuring LEGO Mindstorms. By combining LEGO elements with a programmable brick, motors and sensors, kids ages 8 and older will learn to build and program a robot. The camp will be limited to 10 participants. Registration fee is $10. Call (402) 560-1126 to register.
From 1 to 3 p.m. youth ages 8 and older have the chance to build a volleyball machine using science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills. Materials will be provided, and the best machine will win. The camp is limited to 16 participants. Registration fee is $10. Call (402) 560-1126 to register.