EAA Chapter 25

A Community of Aviation Enthusiasts in the Twin Cities

EAA Chapter 25 September Activities

Filed under: Uncategorized — kjohnson at 8:01 pm on Thursday, September 13, 2018

Wednesday, September 19 - This month’s meeting will be at our Chapter hangar, the Bert Sisler Aviation Education Center (BSAEC) at Airlake Airport in Lakeville, MN. This month’s presenter is Cheryl Daml. Cheryl is a CFI and will be presenting on what to expect after a long break from flying.

Grill gets fired up at 6, meeting starts at 7. Bring a side dish to pass at the BBQ pot luck. The Chapter will furnish the meat, buns, beverages, condiments, hardware and napkins. A $5 donation is suggested to cover the cost. All aviation enthusiasts are welcome!

Be sure to mark your calendars for these upcoming events:

  • Saturday, September 15 – Young Eagles Event at BSAEC, 9am – noon, Airlake
  • Saturday, September 15 – Ch. 745 Fly-in/Drive-in Coffee and Donuts at Benson Airport (6MN9), 9am – noon, White Bear Lake
  • Wednesday, September 19 – Chapter 25 Meeting at BSAEC, 6pm – 9pm, Airlake
  • Saturday, September 22 – Girls in Aviation Day Young Eagles Event at Premier Jet Center, Flying Cloud (KFCM), 10am – 3pm, Airlake
  • Saturday, October 13 – EAA Chapter 25 2nd Saturday Coffee and doughnuts 8 am to 11 am, location to be announced.

  • Sunday, October 14 – Chapter 25 Banquet Cliff Lake Banquet Hall, 5:30pm – 9pm, Airlake
  • Wednesday, October 17 – Chapter 25 Meeting at BSAEC, 6pm – 9pm, Airlake
  • Saturday, October 20 – Young Eagles Event at BSAEC, Airlake


“There’s a world of difference between a strong ego, which is essential, and a large ego — which can be destructive.”
Lee Iacocca,
Auto Executive

Wednesday Evenings* – Ch. 25 Pietenpol Build Project - All Chapter 25 members are invited to come and work on the Ch. 25 Pietenpol Building Project. Learn the art and craft of building a homebuilt airplane from Ch. 25 members who have hours of experience building airplanes. We are working at Dale Johnson’s (MAHOF) shop. Contact Kim V. Johnson, Ch. 25 Membership Coordinator, at [email protected] if you would like directions.

*unless notified otherwise and with the exception of the 3rd Wednesday of the month, which is Chapter 25 Meeting night.

Thursday Evenings – CH 701 Build Project - All members are welcome at the build sessions.  Contact Reggie Roorda at: [email protected] for more information and directions.

EAA Chapter 25 July Activities

Filed under: Uncategorized — kjohnson at 8:30 pm on Monday, July 16, 2018

Wednesday, July 18 - This month’s meeting will be at our Chapter hangar, the Bert Sisler Aviation Education Center (BSAEC) at Airlake Airport in Lakeville, MN. This month’s presenter is to be determined.

Grill gets fired up at 6, meeting starts at 7. Bring a side dish to pass at the BBQ pot luck. The Chapter will furnish the meat, buns, beverages, condiments, hardware and napkins. A $5 donation is suggested to cover the cost. All aviation enthusiasts are welcome!

Be sure to mark your calendars for these upcoming events:

  • Wednesday, July 18 – Chapter Meeting at BSAEC, Airlake
  • Saturday, July 21 – Young Eagles Event at BSAEC, 9am – noon, Airlake
  • Saturday, July 21 – EAA Chapter #745 Fly-in/Drive-in Coffee and Doughnuts, 9 am – noon, at Benson’s Airport (6MN9), White Bear Lake, MN. Stop for some free coffee and doughnuts.
  • Thursday, July 19 – 22 – Pietenpol Hatz Convention at Brodhead, WI Airport
  • Monday, July 23 – Sunday, July 29 – EAA AirVenture Oshkosh
  • Tuesday, August 7 – EAA Chapter #745 Fly-in/Drive-in Hamburger Social, 5 pm – 7pm, at Benson’s Airport (6MN9), White Bear Lake, MN. Just a reason to go flying on a weekday night.
  • Wednesday, August 15 – Chapter Meeting at BSAEC, Airlake
  • Saturday, August 18 – Young Eagles Event at BSAEC, 9am – noon, Airlake


“Character — the willingness to accept responsibility for one’s own life — is the source from which self-respect springs.”
Joan Didion,
Writer

Wednesday Evenings* – Ch. 25 Pietenpol Build Project - All Chapter 25 members are invited to come and work on the Ch. 25 Pietenpol Building Project. Learn the art and craft of building a homebuilt airplane from Ch. 25 members who have hours of experience building airplanes. We are working at Dale Johnson’s (MAHOF) shop. Contact Kim V. Johnson, Ch. 25 Membership Coordinator, at [email protected] if you would like directions.

*unless notified otherwise and with the exception of the 3rd Wednesday of the month, which is Chapter 25 Meeting night.

Thursday Evenings – CH 701 Build Project - All members are welcome at the build sessions.  Contact Reggie Roorda at: [email protected] for more information and directions.

EAA Chapter 25 June Activities

Filed under: Uncategorized — kjohnson at 1:04 pm on Monday, June 18, 2018

Wednesday, June 20 - This month’s meeting will be at our Chapter hangar, the Bert Sisler Aviation Education Center (BSAEC) at Airlake Airport in Lakeville, MN. This month’s presenter will be Carl Anderson. Carl has an interesting aviation history and will talk about his involvement in the Predator drone at our meeting. We will want him back to talk about his other aviation experiences.

Grill gets fired up at 6, meeting starts at 7. Bring a side dish to pass at the BBQ pot luck. The Chapter will furnish the meat, buns, beverages, condiments, hardware and napkins. A $5 donation is suggested to cover the cost. All aviation enthusiasts are welcome!

Be sure to mark your calendars for these upcoming events:

  • Wednesday, June 20 – Chapter Meeting at BSAEC
  • Saturday, June 23 – Young Eagles Event at Flying Cloud Airport
  • Saturday, July 14 – Coffee & donuts 8 – 11 am. Airport & Hangar location to be announced
  • Sunday, July 15 – Lions Club Fly-in Breakfast at Airlake FBO, 8 am – noon
  • Thursday, July 19 – 22 – Pietenpol Hatz Convention at Brodhead, WI Airport
  • Monday, July 23 – Sunday July 29 – EAA AirVenture Oshkosh


“Every individual matters. Every individual has a role to play. Every individual makes a difference.”
Jane Goodall,
Primatologist and Anthropologist

Wednesday Evenings* – Ch. 25 Pietenpol Build Project - All Chapter 25 members are invited to come and work on the Ch. 25 Pietenpol Building Project. Learn the art and craft of building a homebuilt airplane from Ch. 25 members who have hours of experience building airplanes. We are working at Dale Johnson’s (MAHOF) shop. Contact Kim V. Johnson, Ch. 25 Membership Coordinator, at [email protected] if you would like directions.

*unless notified otherwise and with the exception of the 3rd Wednesday of the month, which is Chapter 25 Meeting night.

Thursday Evenings – CH 701 Build Project - All members are welcome at the build sessions.  Contact Reggie Roorda at: [email protected] for more information and directions.

EAA Chapter 25 May Activities

Filed under: Uncategorized — kjohnson at 9:10 am on Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Wednesday, May 16 - This month’s meeting will be at our Chapter hangar, the Bert Sisler Aviation Education Center (BSAEC) at Airlake Airport in Lakeville, MN. This month’s presenter will be Jerry Martin. Jerry will share his career in aviation, which included helicopter flying in Vietnam and Marine One.

Grill gets fired up at 6, meeting starts at 7. Bring a side dish to pass at the BBQ pot luck. The Chapter will furnish the meat, buns, beverages, condiments, hardware and napkins. A $5 donation is suggested to cover the cost. All aviation enthusiasts are welcome!

Be sure to mark your calendars for these upcoming events:

  • Wednesday, May 16 – Chapter Meeting at BSAEC
  • Saturday, May 19 – Young Eagles Event

“You will never find time for anything. If you want time, you must make it.
Charles Buxton,
Brewer, Philanthropist, Writer and Member of Parliament

Wednesday Evenings* – Ch. 25 Pietenpol Build Project - All Chapter 25 members are invited to come and work on the Ch. 25 Pietenpol Building Project. Learn the art and craft of building a homebuilt airplane from Ch. 25 members who have hours of experience building airplanes. We are working at Dale Johnson’s (MAHOF) shop. Contact Kim V. Johnson, Ch. 25 Membership Coordinator, at [email protected] if you would like directions.

*unless notified otherwise and with the exception of the 3rd Wednesday of the month, which is Chapter 25 Meeting night.

Thursday Evenings – CH 701 Build Project - All members are welcome at the build sessions.  Contact Reggie Roorda at: [email protected] for more information and directions.

EAA Chapter 25 April Activities

Filed under: Uncategorized — kjohnson at 10:21 am on Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Wednesday, April 18 - This month’s meeting will be at our Chapter hangar, the Bert Sisler Aviation Education Center (BSAEC) at Airlake Airport in Lakeville, MN. This month’s presentation will be Don Leedham. He built an Avid Magnum with straight floats specifically for flying to Alaska and the Northwest Territories for hunting and fishing. He has flown these trips many times and will discuss the planning necessary to take these trips on straight floats as well as share photos and his experiences.

Grill gets fired up at 6, meeting starts at 7. The Chapter will furnish the meat, buns, beverages, condiments, hardware and napkins. A $5 donation is suggested to cover the cost. Bring a side dish to pass. All aviation enthusiasts are welcome!

Be sure to mark your calendars for these upcoming events:

  • Wednesday, Apr 18 – Chapter Meetding at BSAEC
  • Saturday, Apr 21 – Young Eagles Event
  • Saturday, Apr 21 – MN Aviation Hall of Fame Banquet at BSAEC, Hyatt Regency Bloomington, MN

    http://www.mnaviationhalloffame.org/awards-banquet.html

  • Friday & Saturday, Apr 27 – 28 – The Great MN Aviation Gathering – Golden Wings Museum, Anoka County-Blaine Airport, Blaine, MN Fri. 9 am to
    9 pm, Sat. 9 am to 4 pm. $10 per person per day or free if MN Pilots Association member.

    http://www.mnpilots.org/gmag/index.php

“You will never find time for anything. If you want time, you must make it.
Charles Buxton,
Brewer, Philanthropist, Writer and Member of Parliament

Wednesday Evenings* – Ch. 25 Pietenpol Build Project - All Chapter 25 members are invited to come and work on the Ch. 25 Pietenpol Building Project. Learn the art and craft of building a homebuilt airplane from Ch. 25 members who have hours of experience building airplanes. We are working at Dale Johnson’s (MAHOF) shop. Contact Kim V. Johnson, Ch. 25 Membership Coordinator, at [email protected] if you would like directions.

*unless notified otherwise and with the exception of the 3rd Wednesday of the month, which is Chapter 25 Meeting night.

Thursday Evenings – CH 701 Build Project - All members are welcome at the build sessions.  Contact Reggie Roorda at: [email protected] for more information and directions.

EAA Chapter 25 March Activities

Filed under: Uncategorized — kjohnson at 11:49 am on Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Wednesday, March 21 - This month’s meeting will be at our Chapter hangar, the Bert Sisler Aviation Education Center (BSAEC) at Airlake Airport in Lakeville, MN. This month’s presentation will be will be airplane building project updates from Chapter 25 members. Send Mike York your project photos.

Grill gets fired up at 6, meeting starts at 7. The Chapter will furnish the meat, buns, beverages, condiments, hardware and napkins. A $5 donation is suggested to cover the cost. Bring a side dish to pass. All aviation enthusiasts are welcome!

Be sure to mark your calendars for these upcoming events:

  • Wednesday, Mar 21 – Chapter Meeting at BSAEC
  • Wednesday, Apr 18 – Chapter Meetding at BSAEC
  • Saturday, Apr 21 – Young Eagles Event
  • Saturday, Apr 21 – MN Aviation Hall of Fame Banquet at BSAEC, Hyatt Regency Bloomington, MN

    http://www.mnaviationhalloffame.org/awards-banquet.html

  • Friday & Saturday, Apr 27 – 28 – The Great MN Aviation Gathering – Golden Wings Museum, Anoka County-Blaine Airport, Blaine, MN Fri. 9 am to
    9 pm, Sat. 9 am to 4 pm. $10 per person per day or free if MN Pilots Association member.

    http://www.mnpilots.org/gmag/index.php

“Change is a law, and no amount of pretending will alter that reality.”
Dan Millman,
gymnast, writer and lecturer

Wednesday Evenings* – Ch. 25 Pietenpol Build Project - All Chapter 25 members are invited to come and work on the Ch. 25 Pietenpol Building Project. Learn the art and craft of building a homebuilt airplane from Ch. 25 members who have hours of experience building airplanes. We are working at Dale Johnson’s (MAHOF) shop. Contact Kim V. Johnson, Ch. 25 Membership Coordinator, at [email protected] if you would like directions.

*unless notified otherwise and with the exception of the 3rd Wednesday of the month, which is Chapter 25 Meeting night.

Thursday Evenings – CH 701 Build Project - All members are welcome at the build sessions.  Contact Reggie Roorda at: [email protected] for more information and directions.

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