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MEMBER SWAP DAY
WITH OSHKOSH MUSEUMS

Sunday, July 6

Are you a member of EAA AirVenture Museum, Paine Art Center and Gardens, or Oshkosh Public Museum? Members of EAA, Paine Art Center or Oshkosh Public Museum will be able to enjoy free admission to all of three of these Oshkosh-area museums on Sunday, July 6.

Simply show your valid membership card and ID at any of the participating museums during their regular business hours.* Expand your horizons and explore world-class attractions in your own backyard.

*Must show all membership cards if you have a Family membership. Charges may apply to additional experiences.




EAA AirVenture Museum

Hours: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
www.airventuremuseum.org


Paine Art Center & Gardens

Hours: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
www.thepaine.org


Oshkosh Public Museum

Hours: 1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
www.oshkoshmuseum.org

TAYLOR AEROCAR I
Designed to combine the attributes of an airplane and an automobile in one vehicle, the
Aerocar I was conceived in the fertile mind of Molt Taylor in the late 1940’s. The Aerocar was certified by the FAA as an airplane and also had the ability to meet all highway regulations of 1950. In the air, the Aerocar was powered by a Lycoming O-290 engine of 125 hp, and propelled by a pusher propeller. On the ground, the wings folded back to allow the front wheel drive car section to drive away.

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Hops & Props
Saturday, March 8
7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
VIP Beer Dinner begins at 5:30 p.m.

You are cordially invited to tantalize your taste buds at Hops & Props, a fine food and beverage-tasting event.

Meet master brewers and understand the distinguishing characteristics of ales, lagers, and hybrid or mixed styles of beers. Wheat beers, fruit beers, stouts, English bitter, porter, and meads. Discover the differences and your preferences.

Great music from several live bands, food, coffee and sweets all add to this exciting event!
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AVIATION ADVENTURE SPEAKER SERIES

Free admission to the general public. All lectures held in the EAA Founders Wing. Enjoy a “beyond the ropes” museum tour immediately following the presentation.

For more information, please call 920-426-6823.



History of the B-17

Presented by Sean Elliott

Thursday, April 17
7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Learn about the design and development of the B-17 Flying Fortress, the strategic bomber that helped turn the tide in World War II. Each type from the model 299 prototype to the final B-17G and B-17H conversions will be discussed.



Landing a C-97G at Dodgeville

Presented by Tom Thomas

Thursday, May 15
7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

In 1977, the owner of Dodgeville Airport in Wisconsin purchased a Boeing C-97G for the purpose of turning it into an airplane restaurant. Tom Thomas will share his story of the role he played in getting the huge stratofreighter into the 2,700- x 30-foot airport.

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