Gershow Recycling Provides Aluminum Scrap for High School Robotics Teams
Local high school robotics teams and their mentors
What: For the fourth year in a row, Gershow Recycling is opening its scrap yard to local high school robotics teams who need aluminum scrap. The teams will use the scrap to construct their 120-pound robots that will compete in the 15th annual Long Island FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competition (FRC) on March 27-29 at Hofstra University.
Teams scheduled to attend thus far include Half Hollow Hills West, Hauppauge, Longwood, Malverne, North Shore, Northport and Sachem.
When: Saturday, January 18, 2014
8:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Where: Gershow Recycling
71 Peconic Avenue
Directions: LIE to Exit 64. Take Route 112 South to Patchogue. Go 0.7 mile. Turn left at Peconic Avenue. Go 1.3 miles. Gershow is on the left.
Photo Ops: Mr. Abrams joined by members of the high school robotics teams and their mentors. Members of the high school robotics teams displaying the aluminum scrap they received.
Started in 1964 by Sam Gershowitz, Gershow Recycling (http://www.gershow.com/
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