Gail Borden Public Library
270 N. Grove Ave.
Elgin, IL 60120
Take Flight combines historical information with hands-on activities to engage visitors in creating their own flying experience while learning the fundamental principles of flight. The exhibit features a wind tube, hoverport and a Bernoulli blower that will invite visitors to discover the principles and forces that make flight possible for airplanes, helicopters and rockets. Visitors will explore the history of flight and check out a model of one of the earliest functional plane designs by pioneers of flight, the Wright brothers.
Event Cost: Free.
Event Times: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, noon-5 p.m. Sundays, Jan. 14-March 14.