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September 17, 2022
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Time Details:
Choose from one of two sessions: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Nauticus & Battleship Wisconsin
One Waterside Drive
Norfolk, VA 23510
– $40 per member – $60 non-member
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Design. Build. Fly! Family Workshop

Saturday, September 17, 2022

Learn how to build your own drone and master the skills of flying in this hands-on family workshop at Nauticus!

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Learn how to build your own drone and master the skills of flying in this hands-on family workshop!

Both beginner and kid-friendly, this workshop is a great chance for kids to learn more about simple and complex circuits in a fun atmosphere. Open to all ages 8 and older, parents are encouraged to join for a fun family day together. You must bring a tablet or cell phone (IOS or Android) and be willing to download a free app to operate the drone.

Participants will learn the following at this 2-hour workshop:

  • Basic components of a drone
  • Designing your drone and putting together all the parts
  • Connecting to the drone via app
  • Basic safety checklist
  • Flying the drone through our unique obstacle course!

Tickets are non-refundable. Fee includes the class, one drone builder kit and general admission ticket (+ admission for 1 parent/guardian if 15 and under). Participants can take the drone home at the end of the class!

Deadline to Register: Friday, September 16, 2022

Ticket Details

  • $40 per member
  • $60 non-member

Choose from one of two sessions at 11 a.m. or 2 p.m. Register at:

About Nauticus

Nauticus Foundation is the nonprofit, 501©3 that supports the mission and activities of Nauticus. Nauticus’ mission is to benefit the community through education, impactful experiences, and sharing access to maritime resources. For more information, visit

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