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Events for the Week of April 3rd-9th

Monday, April 3, 2017 Kite Day at Lincoln Elementary School Lincoln, MA – This event is for the students of the school and is not open to the public.
Monday, April 3, 2017 Fun Fly Warden, WA – Fun fly at the park on the east end of town. Contact Russell Martin for more information: rustbuckett65@gmail.com
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 Sled Kite Workshop Zionsville, IN – 11am – ~1pm
Contact: Clark Shute, smilehiindy@netzero.net
Children’s kite making workshop for kids in a homeschool group; adults also attending; kite talk, Q&A, kite making; flying in field across from church.
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 STEM Kite Workshop Chattanooga, TN – Chuck Jones will be conduting a STEM kite workshop for a Family Math Night at Red Bank Middle School. Participants will build a kite, calculate area in sq. inches, convert to sq. ft., find their weight in grams, convert to pounds, and use a formula to figure out how much wind is needed to fly the kite. They will make Eddy kites. 423 267-5858 – Red Bank Middle School.
Thursday, April 6, 2017 JBLM KidsFest JBLM, WA – Kid’s Kite Making with Jerry Graham at the AFC Arena on Liggett Avenue http://www.wka-kiteflyers.org/calendar.php
Friday, April 7, 2017 Oconto Falls All Arts Day Oconto Falls, WI Fun fly for all ages. Make Kites with kids, 415 Marie Vold DR.
Saturday, April 8, 2017 San Diego Kite Club Monthly Meeting and Fly San Diego, CA – Fun Fly and monthly meeting http://www.sandiegokiteclub.org/
Saturday, April 8, 2017 Bel Air Kite Festival Bel Air, MD – Calling kids of all ages to the 12th annual Bel Air Kite Festival! To be held at Rockfield Park in Bel Air, Maryland on April 8th from 10am to 4pm. Bring a kite, a blanket & chairs, and a picnic lunch for a day of fun – you can sit back, watch the kites, and enjoy the music too. If you’ve never flown before there will be lots of volunteers to help. Go fly a kite!! http://belairmaryland.org/bel-air-kite-festival-2017/
Saturday, April 8, 2017 Kites ‘N MPX West Chester, OH – Co-sponsored by PIGS Aloft and Butler County MetroParks, Kites ’N MPX is a family friendly kite fly featuring gigantic inflatable kites, kite ballet, and kids kite making. AKA members need to enter the festival through the VOA Museum entrance. You MUST be in the park and be in place before 11:00.
Entrance for non AKA members is at 6833 Butler Warren Road, parking fee of $5.00 will be charged to non Butler County residents.
https://www.facebook.com/events/1012555875426044/
Saturday, April 8, 2017 Corolla Quad Clinic Corolla, NC – Join us for two full days of quad instruction on the beautiful shore of Corolla, North Carolina on April 8-9, 2017… We’ll be covering everything from absolute basics (pure beginner) all the way up through advanced techniques as well as both introductory and advanced team flying that is proven to help your skills along much quicker while having a ton of fun at the same time in a very forgiving environment. https://www.facebook.com/events/597326137119070/
Saturday, April 8, 2017 Fun Fly Pacific Beach, WA – Fun fly hosted by Hi Flyers Kites & Things http://www.wka-kiteflyers.org/calendar.php
Saturday, April 8, 2017 Knights Gambit Vineyard Kite flying Weekend Charlottesville, VA – We invite kids and kite enthusiasts to join us at the vineyard and wine tasting room for a weekend of kite flying among the magestic Virginia Blue Ridge Mountains. http://www.knightsgambitvineyard.com/event/sunset-saturday-2/
Sunday, April 9, 2017 32nd Santa Barbara Kite Festival Santa Barbara, CA – SAVE THE DATE! The 31st annual Santa Barbara Kite Festival returns Sunday, April 10th, 2016 with new extended hours 11am to 5pm, and new kite contests! In addition to the ever-popular “Children’s Tail Chase”, new kite contests for the 2016 festival include “Best of Fest”, “Best Ground Display (banners, flags display), “Youngest & Oldest Kite Flyers”, “Most Unique/Unusual Kite”, “Funniest Kite”, and “Most Unflyable Kite” ! Popular past contests will return including “Most Beautiful” (handmade & commercial), “Highest Flying”, “Largest & Smallest Kites”, “Kite Fighting” and “Sport Flying”. Prizes will be awarded to all contest winners. The Santa Barbara Kite Festival is held each year on the west campus lawn at Santa Barbara City College 973 Cliff Drive, Santa Barbara, 93109 (next to the Garvin Theatre), a short distance from the main campus. Admission to the festival is free. Parking is available on both west campus and the main campus. Kites can be purchased at the festival. For more info, visit our facebook page www.facebook.com/santabarbarakitefestival and our website www.sbkitefest.com. Email sbkitefest@gmail.com or davidhefferman@hotmail.com. Phone 805-627-6202 or 805-963-2964 https://sbkitefest.net/
Sunday, April 9, 2017 Fun Fly at Garry Point Richmond, BC BCKA April Fun Fly https://www.facebook.com/British-Columbia-Kitefliers-Association-189932907859764/
Sunday, April 9, 2017 Rockfish Valley Foundation Kite Festival Nellysford, VA – http://www.rockfishvalley.org/blog/