Chapter 44 News:
September 17th, 2019
LOCATION: EAA Chapter 44 Sport Aviation Center.
Located at the west end of Eisenhauer Dr.
which runs across the north side
Ledgedale Airport (7G0).
Join us for dinner before the meeting.
main dish for our September pre-meeting dinner will be a delicious "Chicken
Divan on Rice dish" prepared
by Frances Englund.
Members who attend the dinner are asked to please bring a
complimentary dish to pass such as a side dish, salad, dessert or
whatever! Guests and visitors do not need to bring a dish to pass.
you would like to volunteer to provide a main dish for one of our
monthly meetings, please
Contact Phil. Expenses incurred in providing the main dish are
reimbursed by the Chapter.
The pre-meeting dinner costs a mere $5 which includes one
beverage, your meal and a healthy dose of hangar flying and other
nonsense. It is a nice way to get to know more about our members,
visitors and guests in a leisurely manner before the meeting starts.
September 17th Program:
Our guest speaker this month
with be Trafford Daugherty, Executive Director of the National
Soaring Museum. In his previous career, he was the Director of the
Glenn Curtiss Museum in Hammondsport. He will be updating us the
National Soaring Museum located on Harris Hill and doing a
presentation about the WACO troop/cargo gliders used during the
invasion of Normandy during WWII.
Curran is on the board of VisitRochester, the convention and
visitors bureau for Rochester, NY. He also serves on the Hillside
Family of Agencies Board of Governors and resides in Pittsford, NY.
Mr. Curran has long been fascinated with space and space travel. He
has flown light jets, skydived and is an avid scuba diver. - See
more at: http://www.galacticexperiencesbydeprez.com/news_ss2_fire.shtml#sthash.97XQuxP6.dpuf