Fresh off her nomination for the coveted Jefferson Award, Alison Mandel has been awarded the prestigious Circle K International‘s Circle of Service award. Anyone who knows Alison, Director of Education at Wings of Eagles, recognizes the tremendous volunteer effort she puts into Kiawanis, touching the lives of many youth and enriching their lives. Way to [...]
On Saturday, May 24, 2014, Wings of Eagles Discovery Center was proud to host the Return of the Red Tails event that featured a legendary group of African Americans, the Tuskegee Airmen. Nine members of the Airmen were able to attend including Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, a Tuskegee Airman and Red Tail Squadron commander, who [...]
We are proud to report that two members of our Wings of Eagles family were nominated to receive this year’s Jefferson Awards for Chemung County. Alison Mandel, Director of Education at Wings of Eagles Discovery Center, was nominated for her work with the Elmira Kiwanis Club. Although not one of the finalists, she was very [...]
On Monday, March 31st, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand visited Wings of Eagles Discovery Center to announce her innovative education agenda encouraging more youths, especially women, to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). The agenda will bolster engineering education programs across New York’s elementary, middle, and high schools and encourage the development of computer [...]
Senator Will Push For Federal Legislation To Provide Grants For Schools To Promote Learning And Career Opportunities In Science, Technology, Engineering And Math For Underrepresented Groups, Strengthen Engineering Programs, And Create More Opportunities For Education In Computer Science Gillibrand: “We Must Prepare Our Students For The Jobs Of The Future — Right Here In The [...]
on MAY 24, 2014 at WINGS OF EAGLES DISCOVERY CENTER HORSEHEADS, NEW YORK ReturnOfTheRedTails.com Quick Facts: AFTERNOON PROGRAM: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM Adults $5 (at the door) • Children 17 & Under Free! Meet the Tukegee Airmen Hip Hop Show DJ Autographs Discovery Center Tours Silent Auction Authentic military cars, trucks, aircraft and a [...]
Circulate the Love Red Cross Blood Drive Monday, February 3, 2014 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM at Wings of Eagles Discovery Center (click for directions) Schedule an appointment by: Calling 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) Visit www.redcrossblood.org Warm someone’s heart this winter by giving the gift of life! Donate blood this February.
Because light travels at a constant velocity, the deeper we look into space, the farther back in time we are seeing. The Universe is calculated to be 13.8 billion years old and the images in this video clip take us back to within half a million years of that time. Enjoy these truly remarkable images!
It’s The End Of The Year, But Wings of Eagles Discovery Center Looks to 2014! Dear Friends and Supporters, As the holiday season joins with the first snows of winter, your Wings of Eagles Discovery Center Team wants to take a few moments to wish each and every one of you the very best during [...]
Friends and family are cordially invited to the Fall 2013 Southern Tier SciFair Showcase Thursday, December 5, 2013 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM Open House at Wings of Eagles Discovery Center We celebrate the virtual world building achievements of the student teams at: Bath Middle School Campbell-Savona Jr./Sr. High School Elmira City Middle Schools Horseheads [...]
Open to the public:
Tuesday - Saturday
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
339 Daniel Zenker Drive
Horseheads, NY 14845
Tour our 25,000 sq ft hangar with aircraft on display inside and outside. Experience our collection through static displays, self guided mobile tours and flight simulators. Take home a momento from our Gift Shop to remember your visit and grab a bite to eat at the Wings Cafe. ‹more›