Southern Maine Gearbots

Welcome to the Southern Maine Gearbots website.

THIS SATURDAY’S MEET (4/8/17) is at the Saco Community Center (75 Franklin St, Saco, ME) from 9am until 2pm. Jr League should finish awards around 11:30am.


Our organization was created in 2011 to introduce students in grades 1 through 8 to the concepts of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math using building blocks and computer software.  We use the US First Junior  Lego League Program for students in Grades 1 through 3 and Lego Mindstorm with the Maine Robotics Challenges for students in grades 3 through 8.  For more information, please contact us at

Registration for the 2016-17 Season is now closed. As of January 23, we have a wait list for openings. Please contact info (at) smgearbots (dot) org for more details.

The kids and their teams will meet once a week from January through early-April. We currently have teams meeting in Gray/New Gloucester, Massabesic, Portland, Raymond, Saco, Scarborough, Standish, Windham, and Yarmouth. With 4-6 kids per team, finding coaches is the hardest part. If you would like to start a team in another town in Southern Maine, find coaches, and then EMail info (at) .

Our 2016 District meet was Saturday morning March 26th  at Saint Joseph’s College in Standish Maine. Sr team times and placements can be see in the post on the right.