Flint Hills Technical College is offering a youth education course on the Power of Wind this weekend.
The program, sponsored by Community Connections, is split into two session for kids ages 7-10, and 11-14. Students will design, create, build and test wind-powered devices. Kids will learn about the transfer of energy and using machines to make work easier, as well as the potential uses of wind energy.
Both sessions are on Saturday, June 21. The 7-10 year old age group is slated for 8:30am--12pm, with the 11-14 year old group set for 1pm--4:30pm. Courses will be held in the FHTC Jones Education Center, with Mandy Kern as instructor.
Cost is $32. To enroll, contact Amy Becker at 341-1392 or visit www.flinthills.augustof.net and search for "wind."