TOURS
Learning about the past becomes a hands-on experience with our educational tours and scavenger hunts. Contact the Education Coordinator at (806) 775-3059 or museums@mylubbock.us for more information about tours or resources.

VOLUNTEER
Volunteers are needed to assist with restoration projects, to serve as tour guides, conduct education classes and assist with historical research requests. Contact the Museum at (806) 775-3059 for an application to become a Silent Wings Museum Volunteer.

OUTREACH
We offer a variety of educational museum outreach programs for all ages. Speakers can tailor a program for your group’s meeting. Contact the Silent Wings Museum at (806) 775-3059 for more information.

CURRENT CLASSES, CAMPS AND WORKSHOPS

Boot Camp - Silent Wings Museum

Start Date: July 18, 2016, 8:00 AM
End Date: July 29, 2016, 5:00 PM

Silent Wings Boot Camp is a unique opportunity for kids ages 10-14 to learn and experience what it’s like to be a soldier. Campers will engage in challenging exercises to learn the importance of self-discipline, teamwork, and critical thinking. Activities include but are not limited to: Drills and Physical training, tent building, basic First Aid, and more. Though tough in nature, this camp is a chance for your child to show what they’re made of and leave with a true feeling of accomplishment and success. Boot Camp has two available sessions, July 18th-22nd and July 25th-29th, 8:00am-12:00pm. Pre-registration is required by July 8th at 5:00pm. Ages 10-14.

This camp is designed in the style of a boot camp working with military personnel. It is both physically and mentally demanding and may not be for all kids. For more information about the camp and its activities please call the Silent Wings Museum at 806-775-3049 or email us at museums@mylubbock.us.

Dates: July 18th-22nd (1st sessions), July 25th-29th (2nd session)
Time: 8:00am-12:00pm
Cost: $75
Ages: 10-14
Pre-registration Date: July 8th by 5:00pm

Aviation Camp - Silent Wings Museum

Start Date: July 18, 2016, 1:00 PM
End Date: July 29, 2016, 5:00 PM

Silent Wings Aviation Camp is a great learning experience for kids ages 10-14 with interests in planes, science, and history. Campers will learn a variety of subjects including Aerodynamics and the Physics of Flight, World War 2 history, and modern applications of flight with hands-on activities like kite building, map making, home-made liter-bottle rockets, and more.  It’s part science, part history, and all fun! Aviation Camp has two available sessions running July 18th-22nd, and July 25th-29th from 1:00pm to 5:00pm. Pre-registration is required by Friday, July 8th at 5:00pm. Ages 10-14.

For more information about the camp and its activities please call the Silent Wings Museum at 806-775-3049 or email us at museums@mylubbock.us.

 

Dates: July 18th-22nd (1st session), July 25th-29th (2nd session)
Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Cost: $75
Ages: 10-14
Pre-registration Date: July 8th by 5:00pm