On-Going Education Programs
Regularly scheduled and
Boy Scout Aviation Merit Badge: (Minimum 10 participants)
Participants learn the basics of aviation in an engaging and educational merit badge workshop. This full day workshop provides a hand-on learning experience that meets or exceeds requirements set by the Boy Scouts of America. The fundamentals of flight, aircraft design, model building and a tour of the 13 aircraft on site comprise this exciting session. Scouts rotate between stations led by museum staff and certified Boy Scout counselors.
Build a Model Airplane: (Minimum 10 participants)
For this ½ day session, participants will build a model airplane related to local aviation, conduct research through internet and on-site resources, and write a short summary of their chosen aircraft. At the conclusion of the session, participants will share their model and findings in a presentation to the group. All elements of the session will meet or exceed requirements established by national model building organizations.