If you’ve never seen a paper airplane flaps its wings, flip over and fly back upside down, spin, circle, loop or stay aloft for minutes indoors, you won’t want to miss John M. Collins, The Paper Airplane Guy! John’s program entertains people of all ages!  He has been featured on the Discovery, Science, and National Geographic channels, Outrageous Acts of Science and many other national media outlets and programs including Late Night with Conan O-Brien.

WHEN:  Saturday, April 29, 2017
WHERE:  Dakota Territory Air Museum
TWO PROGRAM TIMES:  10:00 am OR 2:00 pm
COST:  $5.00 for Adults and Teens • Kids 12 and under FREE!

The Dakota Territory Air Museum’s aviation camp dates for 3rd & 4th Graders (ACE CAMP) and 5th & 6th Graders (PACE CAMP) for 2017 are set!  Camps are FREE thanks to the generous support of the North Dakota Aeronautics Commission!  View our camp video!  Check below for times and registration!

ACE Aviation Camp for 3rd & 4th Graders
ACE is an exciting aviation camp experience guided by aviation and education mentors.  The ACE program introduces 3rd and 4th graders to general aviation concepts involving fun, hands-on learning activities within the unique surroundings of the Dakota Territory Air Museum.  Kids will also enjoy up-close and personal tours of historical military and general aviation aircraft by famous aviators, Orville and Wilbur Wright, and Amelia Earhart and a museum scavenger hunt that is sure to educate and inspire! Our ACE Camps are complete for the 2017 season!  Please bookmark our website and the Dakota Territory Air Museum’s Facebook Page and check back in the Fall for our 2018 ACE schedule!

PACE Aviation Camp

PACE is a 6-session program designed for 5th and 6th graders  with a strong curiosity for aviation!  Tapping into the leadership of pilots and aviation mentors, kids will experience in-depth aviation concepts involving fun, hands-on activities focusing on one aviation topic each session.  Attending all five PACE sessions will earn a child enough stamps in their Passport for an introductory ride in an aircraft on day six!

2017 PACE Schedule

PACE camp is scheduled for June 12 – 16th from 9:00am to noon.  (PLEASE NOTE:  Your child must have completed 5th grade to participate.  Class Limit – 30 kids.) Register Here!
Dakota Territory Air Museum
Flying Legends Hangar
100 34th Ave NE, Minot, ND 58703
(North of the Minot International Airport)


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