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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

BUGATTI MODEL 100
Designed in France in 1937 for the Bugatti Auto Company by Louis D. de Monge, the mysterious Model 100 was initially intended to be a single engine air racer. However, during the design process, the decision was made to mount two engines and go for the world’s three-kilometer speed record. Unfortunately, the Bugatti Racer was never flown. It was lowered from a window of a Paris furniture factory just before German troops occupied the city and was hidden away during WW II.

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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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