Jaars Center


Our events offer a unique blend of fun and learning about Bible translation and how JAARS helps make it possible. See what’s happening here in Waxhaw, North Carolina, and around the country!
Missions at the Airport


Visit our headquarters in North Carolina for one of our open houses. We’re open all day, with flight demos, rides, displays, and talks.

Missions at the Airport

Visit us at local churches and airports around the country to learn about Bible translation—and how we help make it possible in the most remote and difficult places on earth.


Night at the Alphabet Museum

Come experience excitement and fun as you find out what happens at the Museum of the Alphabet at night. What will you see? What will you hear?

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Vision Flights

Your chance to actually fly an airplane! Vision Flights are offered every Thursday morning for individuals age 12–21 years.

JAARS CrossVenture


Explore the ministry of Bible translation and global missions up close through various group programs available for a wide range of ages.


In this unique overnight camp, teens can get an up-close look at missionary aviation—and be inspired to consider God’s calling on their lives.

A CrossVenture Coastal group at Ft. Caswell


Spend a week learning how maritime skills advance missions, through maritime-themed devotions, on-board training, and in-water survival simulation.

Event Calendar

Browse our upcoming events below … and stay tuned for more to come!