Region 1 Events CT, ME, MA, NH, NY, RI, VT

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Region 1 Regional Director: Maggie Engvall  E-mail:

Serving: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Upstate New York, Rhode Island, Vermont

ALL MONTH Kites at the Museum Owls Head, ME – The Owls Head Transportation Museum will hold its annual Kite Week April 17 through 21, with workshops that combine puzzle-solving, craft-making and the joy of kite-flying.

Each day features a different type of kite, and workshops throughout the week accommodate a variety of skill levels and ages. There are two sessions each day, Monday through Thursday, one at 10 a.m. and one at 1 p.m., and one session on Friday at 10 a.m. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

The workshops are free to the public and materials are provided (suggested donation: $5). Pre-registration is strongly recommended, as seating is limited. General registration opens Monday, April 3.
Saturday, April 1, 2017 Indoor Kite Fly with Kites over New England Kite Club Dedham, MA – This is an opportunity to sharpen your skills if you intend on competing at the nationals. There will be a minimal fee to cover the hall rental fee. This will divided among the flyers.

Join us from 6pm-9pm
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.
Saturday, April 8, 2017 Kite Workshop at Mechanicville Public Library Machnicville, NY – A presentation all about kites. Each child that attends will receive a kite to take home. Open to children in grades kindergarten and up. Registration is required, so please stop in or call us at 664-4646.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 Hanscom AFB Elementary School Kite Day Hanscom AFB, MA – 3rd Grade class Kite Day. Kite demonstrations, building, history, geography, arts and science of kites. Indoor and outdoor kite flying. This is a private event.
Saturday, April 22, 2017 Kite Day at Cogswell Grant Essex, MA – 4th annual “Kite Day at Cogswell Grant”
A day of kite flying, kite making, fun and games. Food and drink will be served. Bol racing, bubbles, candy drops. Rain date will be Sunday, April 23, 2017
Monday, April 24, 2017 Kite Day at Dighton Elementary School Dighton, MA – Kite demonstration and kite making for 6th graders. A presentation of kite with indoor kite performance and outdoor kite flying. This is not a public event