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by G Bates
Mon, Apr 29 2013, 04:49 PM
Forum: Club & Quick Flys
Topic: Kids & Kites!
Replies: 1
Views: 1288

Kids & Kites!

Kids&Kites! at the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park Saturday, May 18, 1 - 4 PM , Governors State University, University Park, IL - Come fly your kites in over 105 acres of open prairie amongst 28 large-scale sculptures. We will be selling tyvek sled kites for kids to decorate and fly. Bring your o...
by G Bates
Mon, Apr 29 2013, 04:46 PM
Forum: 2013 Kite Festivals
Topic: Kids&Kites
Replies: 4
Views: 2347

Re: Kids&Kites

Goestoeleven -
Sorry to hear you won't be able to make it, but you're welcome to come fly a kite anytime. The park is open dawn until dusk - 365.
by G Bates
Thu, Apr 25 2013, 09:37 AM
Forum: 2013 Kite Festivals
Topic: Kids&Kites
Replies: 4
Views: 2347

Kids&Kites

Kids&Kites! at the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park Saturday, May 18, 1 - 4 PM , Governors State University, University Park, IL - Come fly your kites in over 105 acres of open prairie amongst 28 large-scale sculptures. We will be selling tyvek sled kites for kids to decorate and fly. Bring your o...
by G Bates
Wed, May 19 2010, 08:13 PM
Forum: Club & Quick Flys
Topic: June 19 -Summer Sol-a-Bration @Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park
Replies: 7
Views: 3009

Re: June 19 -Summer Sol-a-Bration @Nathan Manilow Sculpture

You can absolutely come early. Set up will begin around 9 am and you are welcome anytime after 9. I can send out a map of the campus with parking, festival, and kite flying areas marked if you would like. Festival runs from 2-5 and we'd love to have a group of you demonstrating/flying kites. We'll b...
by G Bates
Thu, May 13 2010, 03:10 PM
Forum: Club & Quick Flys
Topic: June 19 -Summer Sol-a-Bration @Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park
Replies: 7
Views: 3009

Re: June 19 -Summer Sol-a-Bration @Nathan Manilow Sculpture

hello IK Enthusiasts! Can folks give me an idea of about how many IKE members/kite flyers might show up for our event? It would be great to be able to know who you were and then provide directions to where you might want to fly. Looking forward to your particpation!! Best Regards, Geoff Bates Direct...
by G Bates
Wed, Apr 07 2010, 04:49 PM
Forum: Club & Quick Flys
Topic: June 19 -Summer Sol-a-Bration @Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park
Replies: 7
Views: 3009

June 19 -Summer Sol-a-Bration @Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park

Members of I.K.E. are invited to participate in the Summer Sol-a-Bration 2010 on June 19at the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park at Governors State University! This new event will be held on the grounds of the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park (http://www.govst.edu/sculpture) from 2-5 on the summer solstice...
by G Bates
Mon, Nov 26 2007, 11:28 AM
Forum: Club & Quick Flys
Topic: Saturday December 15, 2007. Club Fly in Bourbonnais
Replies: 17
Views: 6312

Re: Saturday December 15, 2007. Club Fly In Bourbonnais

Hello I.K.E. members - I am the Director of the Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park at Governors State University. I'm interested in exploring the idea of a kite fly focused on youth involvement in late March here at the park. We have loads of open land with no powerlines (we DO have trees . . . ) dotted ...

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