Angel Flight East STEM Day

sponsored by WSFS Bank

WHEN: Saturday November 6

STEM Day at Wings Field, will be produced by Angel Flight East and sponsored by WSFS bank. There are aviation and STEM-related activities for adults and kids, most of which will be delivered on a scheduled basis with time-controlled tickets (so as to successfully manage participation levels and avoid overcrowding)

Due to Covid-safety and distancing requirements this is not a walk-in event. Please register for the session(s) you want to attend ahead of time.

STEM Day Activities

1. Boy Scout Aviation Merit Badge

  • Learn about aviation and earn the aviation merit badge
  • This session is for registered scouts only
  • Session length is 2.5 hours and each session is limited to 16 scout

9:00 AM to 11:30 AM Sign Up Here
12:30 PM to 3:00 PM Sign Up Here

2. Girl Scout Aviation Merit Badge

  • Learn about aviation and earn the aviation merit badge
  • This session is for registered scouts only
  • Session length is 2.5 hours and each session is limited to 16 scouts

9:00 AM to 11:30 AM Sign Up Here
12:30 PM to 3:00 PM Sign Up Here

3. Stem in the Cockpit

  • Learn about the forces in flight, airplane controls, careers in aviation, and steps to your very own pilot’s license
  • This session is suggested for ages 12 and up
  • Session length is 45 minutes and limited to 10 participants

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Sign Up Here
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Sign Up Here
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Sign Up Here 
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Sign Up Here

4. Aircraft Maintenance

  • Learn about aircraft mechanics, life in the shop including maintenance, inspection, repairs, and careers
  • Session length is 45 minutes and limited to 10 participants

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Sign Up Here
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Sign Up Here
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Sign Up Here
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Sign Up Here

5. Hands-On Robotics

  • Operate a ball chucking robot and learn about the exciting opportunities in robotics from the Wissahickon Robotics team
  • This session is suggested for ages 7 and up
  • Session length is 30 minutes and limited to 24 participants

10 AM to 10:30 AM Sign Up Here
10:30 AM to 11:00 AM Sign Up Here
11:00 AM to 11:30 AM Sign Up Here
11:30 AM to 12:00 PM Sign Up Here
12:00 PM to 12:30 PM Sign Up Here
12:30 PM to 1:00 PM Sign Up Here
1:00 PM to 1:30 PM Sign Up Here
1:30 PM to 2:00 PM Sign Up Here
2:00 PM to 2:30 PM Sign Up Here
2:30 PM to 3:00 PM Sign Up Here

6. Kids “Hands-On” Science

  • Launch a rocket, build a bridge, float a ball in the air, and many other hands-on science activities for kids
  • This session is suggested for children ages 7-12
  • Session length is 1 hour and limited to 25 participants

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM Sign Up Here
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM Sign Up Here
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM Sign Up Here
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM Sign Up Here