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2017 EVENTS:

International Women’s Air & Space Museum  Always something going on.
Click here  to learn about all their events.

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The 3rd Friday of each month, starting around 6:30 the Discover Aviation Flying Club will again host cookouts this summer in the DAC hangar at the Lorain County Airport, off of Russia Rd, All are welcome! Wonderful opportunity to share in the camaraderie of your fellow aviation enthusiasts or just a good excuse to hang out at an airport for a bit!

Note: The October 2017 cookout has been canceled. We will resume cookouts in the Spring of 2018 when warmer weather returns. Thanks to all who participated. It’s always great to see everyone.

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(Note – Any of the following events that offer Young Eagle rides, these are free airplane rides for kids ages 8-17. Parent or guardian must be present)

Thursday, October 12

Chapter 846 Meeting-Tailwheel vs. Tricycle gear considerations,
7 pm, Wadsworth Skypark (15G)

Friday, October 13th

Dinner with a Slice of History at the Burke Lakefront Airport – The Great Air Race!
Enjoy dinner and the history of the MacRobertson Air Race as told by historian Bill Meixner.
Dinner will be served at 6:30 with the presentation to follow.
Hosted by the Int’l Women’s Air & Space Museum – call 216-623-1111 for ticket info.

Saturday, October 14

Chapter 1247 EOIA Airport Chili Fly-In, 11am – 3pm  (KPCW)

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Chili Fly-In, Ashland, OH

Ashland County Airport (3G4), Ashland, OH

3G4 Fall Foliage Fly-in…for CHILI, PIE, COFFEE. Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017 from 11am-3pm. EAA 255. Donations accepted. Ashland Co. Airport 700 Co. Rd. 1102.

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Guinness World Record attempt for the most Rosie the Riveters! All Rosies gather at the Eastern Michigan University Convocation Ctr at 11a.  Click here for registration info.

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The Fun Country Soaring Clam Bake on Oct 14th!
This will be at Ortner field (I64) in Wakeman from 5-7p;
Glider flights available all do for $90. Bonfire afterwards and camping available. 
Bakes are $24.  Please BYOB and bring a dish to share.
Please RSVP to Bruce at lakechef@oh.rr.com

Thursday, October 19th

Women in Aviation Social hour

From 5-8p at the 100th Bomb Group restaurant

All aviation enthusiasts are welcome!

Saturday, October 21st

Autumn Wine Affair

2 sessions at the Liberty Aviation Museum; session 1 is 1-4p; session 2, 6-9p

Click here for details and ticket info  

Sunday, October 22

2017 Annual Chili and Franks Fly In Cruise In, Elmore, OH

Portage Valley Flying Club (9OH1), Elmore, OH

Come join us for the BEST In The Midwest Chili and Franks Fly In Cruise In at HAAR Airport in Elmore Ohio. 2600′ X 80′ Turf Runway. Plenty of parking for both cars and aircraft. Enjoy a Fall Sunday with friends and enthusiasts around Authentic Kettle Cooked Chili and Franks. Planes and cars start arriving at 9AM and Chili is served at 11AM. The event lasts until the Chili Runs out 4 to 5PM. 4018 County Road 82, Elmore, OH 43416 or http://www.airnav.com/airport/9OH1
Contact: Dan Wiese
Phone: 419-340-5072
Website: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d42oF53L4ek&t=43s
Email

Saturday, Nov. 4

IWASM Book Sale & Pancake Breakfast. Check website for details.

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Apple Butter Fly-in 11am – 3pm at the Erie Ottawa International Airport (PCW)

3255 E. State Road, Port Clinton, Ohio

“It’s Apple Butter Time!”

Come join us and help stir the apple butter.

We make it the old fashion way – in a big copper kettle.

Pint jars available for a donation.

Cider and Hot Dogs will be served.

(419) 734-6297

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Discover Aviation Flying Club monthly meeting

Starting at 11a in the DAC Hangar at the Lorain County Airport

Anyone wanting to check out our Flying Club is welcome!

Friday, November 10

EAA Chapter 50 Fall Banquet

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Cleveland, OH Veterans Dinner at the International Women’s Air and Space Museum at Burke Lakefront Airport
Join us at 6:30 p.m. as we honor some of our local veterans with a pasta dinner. Get a chance to hear some of their experiences and thank them for their service to our country. Dinner will be followed by a musical performance by vocalist Jill Bezak accompanied by Jeff Faubert. We will also be collecting donations of warm clothing and small items to be used as Christmas gifts phone cards, small alarm clocks, gift cards, etc. to be distributed to veterans in need through the Louis Stokes VA Medical center and the Sandusky VA retirement community. Tickets are $15 and space is limited so please RSVP soon.
Burke Lakefront Airport (KBKL)

Saturday, Nov. 11

IWASM WOW Conference. Check website for details.

Sunday, December 3rd, 2017

Women in Aviation, Cleveland Chapter, MRK Aviation and Discover Aviation Center invite you to attend a Pancake Breakfast Fundraising event and Santa Fly-in at the Lorain County Regional Airport (KLPR) Sunday December 3, 2017 from 9am until Noon. Drive in of fly in, there is no cost to attend this family friendly event, although a $5 donation is suggested to help cover the cost of the food. MRK Aviation will offer a $0.25 fuel discount until noon the day of the event. Santa will make a special appearance and will be taking pictures for a small fee. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Women in Aviation, Cleveland Chapter Scholarship Fund and Discover Aviation Center. For more information please call 216-246-7138 or 440-263-6668 or find more information at www.waicleveland.org.

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EAA Chapter 1252 annual Christmas party. Details as they become available.