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EAA AirVenture Museum

3000 POBEREZNY ROAD   OSHKOSH, WI    NOVEMBER 2010
museum@eaa.org www.airventuremuseum.org
 
Christmas in the Air December 7, 2010
2:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
A free community event with a festive atmosphere, tasty refreshments, and holiday performances from local music groups awaits you. Enjoy special performances by "Those Funny Little People," Wally and Victor, and local dance groups. Just "Plane" Chocolate Holiday treat sampling begins at 5 p.m. and don't miss Santa arriving by helicopter at approx. 6:30 p.m. Visit the AirVenture Museum website or call 920-426-4818 for more information. Christmas in the Air

Wright Brothers Memorial Dinner December 17, 2010
7 p.m.
EAA hosts the 8th Annual Wright Brothers Memorial Banquet in the EAA AirVenture Museum's Eagle Hangar on Friday, December 17. The dinner commemorates the anniversary of man's first successful powered flight, and features Joe Kittinger, Jr, the first and only man to parachute from 102,800 feet, as the keynote speaker. Kittinger still holds the record which was set on August 16, 1960. Join us as he shares the story of his record breaking jump and his other lifelong interests. Cocktails and a cash bar will be open at 6 p.m. with dinner served at 7 p.m. Make your reservations today. For more information call 920-426-6880. Wright Brothers Banquet

Kids Days December 27-31, 2010
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
The EAA AirVenture Museum has a special treat for kids on holiday break. Kids Days features several different activities designed especially for the museum's younger visitors. Activities include making paper airplanes, scavenger hunts, and the famous "Houston We May Have an Omelet." It's hands-on fun for the entire family. While you're at the museum, check out the exciting KidVenture Gallery, nearly 200 airplanes on display, flight simulator, and special kid friendly movies. Included in regular admission. Kids Days

2011 EAA Air Academy Dates Announced
Sign up now for EAA's annual aviation camp that explores the exciting world of aviation for all experience levels.

EAA Young Eagles Camp - Ages 12 and 13
Session 1: June 13-17; Session 2: July 12-16
Designed as an introduction to the wonderful world of aviation, this program uses small group activities and close counselor relationships to present the basics of flight in a science camp format that is a unique combination of fun and discovery.

EAA Basic Air Academy - Ages 14 and 15
Session 1: June 19-24; Session 2: June 26 - July 1; Session 3: July 5-10
It's the next exciting step through the world of aviation. Each "hands-on" activity is developed for the intermediate student during a classroom and media presentation, specialized laboratory activities, and aviation-related demonstrations.

EAA Advanced Air Academy - Ages 16, 17, and 18
Session 1: July 19 -27; Session 2: July 29 - August 6
This camp provides an atmosphere where mature students become totally immersed in the world of flight. Ground instruction and introductory recreation flight experiences highlight this action-packed camp. It combines "in-the-air" and "on-the-ground" hands-on activities. The EAA Advanced Air Academy also includes full participation (access to forums, flightline, and all associated activities) in EAA AirVenture Oshkosh - the world's premier aviation event!

For more information, visit the EAA Air Academy website.


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