will be

February 28, March 1, 2  

at the

Taft Campus

U-MAKE will be back at Taft

Feb 28, March 1-2, 2025


Usually the first weekend in March….starts Friday evening, and extends to Sunday at 4PM. Registration will include 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.

U-MAKE will ensure there are SOME OPENINGS in EVERY CLASS at the start of Open Enrollment.

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

Remember you can watch Virtual 2021 classes anytime!

Watch the classes again


Many thanks to Nic @ Fortuna Found