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Class / Workshop  |  CANCELED: Kite Tales: The Stories and Art of Kite-building for ages 6-12

with international kite expert Meg Albers

Saturday, May 12, 2012, 10:30 am–2:30 pm

Join international kite expert, Meg Albers, for a day filled with art, stories, and high-flying fun. Based on kites designed by the late artist and “Kite Doctor”, James Vullo, children will build and paint their own soaring, paper wonders and explore simple indoor flying techniques. Participants will also hear fascinating stories about the history and future of kites, including the story of a 16-year-old kite flyer who made the construction of the Niagara Falls Suspension Bridge possible. Bring a snack or lunch.