Conexiuni Club at Subsidiary Orsova of Palatul Copiilor Drobeta Turnu Severin
Palatul Copiilor Drobeta Turnu Severin (The Palace of Children Drobeta Turnu Severin) is a non-formal educational institution funded from the State Budget. The institution has 4 subsidiaries in 4 towns of Mehedinti County: Orsova, Strehaia, Vanju Mare and Baia de Arama. There are organized different types of classes like: technical, scientific, artistic and sportive. The pupils aged 6 to 19, come weekly at activities, once a week for 2 hours, after school, or in weekend.
At Orsova Subsidiary there are four circles: Drama, Electronics, Karting, and Painting. Mihai Agape coordinates the Electronics circle (club) at Orsova Subsidiary, where the students are learning about electronics, programming and robotics.
We organize yearly the International Robotics Trophy Robotor (since 2008), and SCRIPT - SCRatch International Programming Trial (since 2011).
We were partner in the Leonardo da Vinci multilateral partnership RECAP (Remote Controlled Arm Project), 2010 – 2012, and coordinator of the Comenius multilateral partnership KAREL (Karel – Autonomous Robot for Enhancing Learning), 2013 - 2015.
We publish a magazine with the same name as the club's name: Conexiuni.