U-MAKE 2020

will be February 28, 29 & March 1, 2020


Usually the first weekend in March….starts Friday evening, and extends to Sunday at 4PM. Registration for 2020 will be $200 and includes dorm room lodging Friday and Saturday nights, and food from Friday evening to Sunday lunch.

A mix of kite related classes will be available; sew, no sew and theory.  Classes will start Friday evening and continue Saturday and Sunday with some all day classes, some ½ day, some longer classes held at Lorado Taft Field Campus in Oregon, IL.

For the first year EVER, U-MAKE will ensure there are SOME OPENINGS in EVERY CLASS at the start of Open Enrollment October 31, 2019.

Currently we are preparing information from 11 instructors with a total of 16 classes for 2020


Lorado Taft Field Campus 1414 North River Road Oregon, IL 61061          Taft Field Campus is located just outside the city of Oregon, IL Named after Lorado Taft, the 141 acre campus has become Northern Illinois University's outdoor education and conference center. For more information on the Lorado Taft Campus see www.niu.edu/taft