Chapter 403 Activities

Below is a list of Chapter activities by time frame:

Weekly:

  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. at the Chapter House with the exception of certain 2nd Saturdays in the months 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 January 1, 2020.

Monthly:

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

Bi-monthly:

Young Eagles are regularly flown five times a year on the 2nd Saturday of the month, weather permitting. The flight months are Jan-Mar-May-July-Oct. If a regularly scheduled Y.E. event is canceled due to weather, the Chapter will attempt to make that event up the next calendar month, again on the 2nd Saturday.

There is a pancake breakfast scheduled the same day as the Y.E. events at the Chapter House from 8 am to 10 am.

Annually:

  1. Participation in the Nevada Day parade.
  2. Pot luck Thankgiving Day dinner at the Chapter House.
  3. Chapter Christmas party in mid-December.
  4. Pot luck Christmas Day dinner at the Chapter House.
  5. 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.