Events Miscellaneous

Dream of Flying? Come Fly With Us!

Where: Swannanoa Library Activity Room & Grovemont Park
When: April 14th at 2:30 P.M. (The rain date is April 21st, at 2:30 p.m.)

The Asheville –Buncombe Aeromodelers Flying Club will be at the Swannanoa Library April 14th at 2:30 p.m. Beginning with a short talk about the hobby of radio controlled modeling; the club will continue by putting on an air show and displaying some of their models in Grovemont Park. Early birds to the park may even get a chance to fly some of these amazing machines!

Aeromodeler club members enjoy the hobby of radio controlled modeling. The diversified group flies various types of aircraft ranging from small electric to gasoline powered 33% size airplanes. Among the group you’ll find model helicopter, free flight and control line pilots ready to show you the joys of flying a miniature aircraft.

Many of the members are master builders and build their own models from balsa wood and plywood. The club, collectively, has hundreds of years of flying and building experience.

This event is free and open to the public. It is provided by the Asheville-Buncombe Aeromodelers Flying Club and Buncombe County Public Libraries. Questions? Contact the Swannanoa Library at 828-250-6486 or by email at