Chapter 403 Activities

Below is a list of Chapter activities by time frame:


  1. TUESDAYS:  Volunteers gather at the Chapter House from 8 am to 12 pm for the Build-A-Plane project.
  2. FRIDAYS: There is a luncheon at the Chapter House every Friday with certain exceptions around the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays and also the Reno air races. Consult the Chapter Calendar for the no-luncheon Fridays. Have a look at the Luncheon Sidebar for more information on what is being served.
  3. SATURDAYS: Coffee and donuts every Saturday at 8:30 a.m. with the exception of the 2nd Saturday of each month when there is a pancake breakfast. A Chapter member is usually designated to purchase and deliver the donuts. Please consult this wonderful volunteer if you have any questions about any given Saturday. Frank Evans (771-2272) is the designated volunteer as of February 19, 2019.


There are Sunday Night Movies, featuring aviation in one fashion or another. Again, consult the Chapter Calendar for information on the specific movie title. There will be free popcorn and some comfort food for a small donation.


  1. General Chapter meeting and potluck dinner on the first Wednesday of the month. The specific day of this event is subject to change based on unique calendar timing and the timing of major holidays. Typically, there is no general meeting in the month of December, such meeting being supplanted by the annual Christmas party.
  2. Board of Directors’ meetings are on the last Monday of the month. The specific day of this his event is also subject to change based n unique calendar timing and the timing of major holidays.
  3. There is a pancake breakfast every second Saturday at the Chapter House from 8 am to 10 am.


Young Eagles are flown every other month on the 2nd Saturday, weather permitting and with one modification for the Reno air races. Instead of September, Young Eagles are flown October and also the next month November which gets this activity back on schedule. The flight months are Jan-Mar-May-July-Oct-Nov.


  1. Participation in the Nevada Day parade.
  2. Chapter Christmas party in mid-December.
  3. Carson City airport open house, most years. Of course, we don’t control this event, but the Chapter participates in the years that it happens.