May 12, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Hiller Aviation Museum
601 Skyway Rd
San Carlos CA

Meet Hiller Aviation Museum staff and build an aviation-themed project online in a special Virtual Invention Lab session!

Programs meets at 2:00 PM.

Presented via Zoom.    No pre-registration required, just drop in!

  • Tuesday, May 26
  • Thursday, May 28
  • Saturday, May 30
  • Tuesday, June 2
  • Thursday, June 4
  • Saturday, June 6



Free of charge!


Current Activity

June 2-6

Explore, Build and Fly High-Flying Kites!

High Flying Kites

Investigate the history of one of the world’s oldest flying machines, then build and fly a simple sled kite with surprising performance!   Download and print the pattern, have the listed supplies ready, and join the session and the designated time!

30-minute activity offered at 2 PM, repeating at 2:30 PM for late joiners.

Supply List

  • Scissors
  • Tape (clear tape works best)
  • Drinking Straws
  • String, about 3′ per Kite

Pattern and Zoom Link

Sled Kite Template

Paper Helicopter Pattern

Virtual Invention Lab Zoom Link

Zoom link active only during scheduled Virtual Invention Lab sessions.