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Workshops

American Helicopter Museum & Education Center Workshops

LIGHT &  COLOR WORKSHOP

This is a workshop for younger learners. In this workshop, we will read the book Mousepaint and see how playful mice mix paint to make different colors. We will then mix our own colors. We will also talk about blended colors of light and make a rainbow shadow.

 

Date:  Saturday, September 14th, 1 - 2 PM

Ages: 3 - 5 ​ Fee:  $10​​ 

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Drones for Adults Workshop

Why let the kids have all the fun? The drone workshop is for adults only! Whether you are a beginner or have some expertise, this workshop will have something for you. We’ll discuss the different types of drones and how to choose one that works for you. We’ll discuss the science of drone flight. And of course, we’ll have drones on hand so you learn the basics of flying a drone.

Date:  Thursday, September 19th, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Ages 21+, $40

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ENGINEERING WORKSHOP

What is engineering and how do we encounter it every day? There are many kinds of engineering, but in this workshop, we will focus on civil engineering, Civil engineers build bridges, airports, roads, tunnels, and many other things. What stresses are there on structures? What shapes are the strongest? We’ll build some structures to test out what we have just learned.

 

Date:  Saturday, September 28th, 1 - 3 PM

Ages: 6-11 ​ Fee:  $30​​ 

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DRONE WORKSHOP

 Drones are being used more and more in everyday life. They are used to survey land, track wildfires, deliver packages, and make movies. But how much do you know about them? In this 3-hour workshop, you will learn about the different parts of a drone. You will learn the science behind drone flight, and even get to fly a drone on several missions. So join us as we have fun and explore the newest technology in vertical flight

 

Date:  Saturday, October 12th, 1 - 4 PM

Ages: 8 - 12 ​ Fee:  $80​​ (includes a drone)

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 Drones are being used more and more in everyday life. They are used to survey land, track wildfires, deliver packages, and make movies. But how much do you know about them? In this 3-hour workshop, you will learn about the different parts of a drone. You will learn the science behind drone flight, and even get to fly a drone on several missions. So join us as we have fun and explore the newest technology in vertical flight

 

Date:  Saturday, November 9th, 1 - 4 PM

Ages: 8 - 12 ​ Fee:  $80​​ (includes a drone)

DRONE WORKSHOP

ENGINEERING WORKSHOP

What is engineering and how do we encounter it every day? There are many kinds of engineering, but in this workshop, we will focus on civil engineering, Civil engineers build bridges, airports, roads, tunnels, and many other things. What stresses are there on structures? What shapes are the strongest? We’ll build some structures to test out what we have just learned.

 

Date:  Saturday, November 16th, 1 - 3 PM

Ages: 6-11 ​ Fee:  $30​​ 

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