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Transportation


By Land

Federal Highway Transportation
Describes how technology and computers are used to help keep the roads safe. Also learn about the invention of the traffic signal.

Transportation Technologies
Learn about the exciting new technologies being used to improve air quality through electric cars, power cells, and other future fuels to replace oil and gas.

Transportation Wonderland
From trucks to trains, boats to busses, plains to parks, this site will give you an inside look at real people on the job using these vehicles.

By Air

Amelia Earhart
An in-depth history of this world-famous aviator's amazing life. It depicts her early years in aviation, her fame, and her fateful last flight.

The Beginner's Guide to Aeronautics
Everything you need to know about aerodynamics, propulsion, rocketry, and even kites. There are lots of useful knowledge for both beginner's and novices.

The Wright Brothers
Learn about these two brothers and their amazing invention which changed the world of transportation forever.

Aviation Education
Learn how to build a paper helicopter, a glider, or a Wright Flyer. This site also has some Coloring pages of Air Bear.

Upcoming Events
YA Book Discussion (ages 12-18) Apr 30, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — River Rapids District Library
J Book Discussion (ages 10-14) May 02, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — River Rapids District Library
Michigan's Haunted Lighthouses May 07, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Technology Workshop - Microsoft Word -Time to Step up Your Game5 tips for moving past beginner status May 09, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — River Rapids District Library
In Stitches - knitting group May 11, 2019 11:00 AM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group May 15, 2019 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
J Book Discussion (ages 10-14) May 23, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — River Rapids District Library
YA Book Discussion (ages 12-18) May 28, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — River Rapids District Library
Book Discussion Group Jun 19, 2019 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group Jul 17, 2019 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)