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Chapter Meetings & 99s Events

Regular Chapter Meetings are held on the third Monday each month. See below for locations and updates.

2019

TBD Leesburg Air Marking. Judy is taking point. RSVP to Judy.

TBD Culpepper Air Marking. Judy is taking point. RSVP to Judy.

July 16–21 2019 International Conference, Dayton, OH

2018

July 4–8 2018 International Conference, Philadelphia, PA. Register now at www.99sconference.org.

June 19–22 2018 Air Race Classic

June 8–10 2018 Ocracoke Weekend. Contact the Ocracoke Harbor Inn to make reservations, (252) 928-5731.

April 20–21 2018 Mid-Atlantic Spring Section Meeting hosted by the Hampton Roads Chapter (details in the fall Section Connection). See the Mid-Atlantic Section website for more information. PDF

March 15, 2018 Fly Now Award Application Deadline. See www.ninety-nines.org/fly-now.htm for Instructions and Application. Susan Passmore is the Old Dominion Scholarships Chairman.

January 15, 2018 Chapter meeting at Judy Shaw’s home. RSVP to Judy.

2017

December 9, 2017 Betty Vinson Christmas Toy Airlift, sponsored by the Virginia Chapter Ninety-Nines, will take place at Richmond Executive Airport (KFCI), Chesterfield, Virginia. Toys are being collected for military families who are experiencing serious financial hardship and need assistance to provide Christmas gifts for their children. Gifts and Visa/MasterCard gift cards are also being collected for the veterans hospitalized at McGuire Veterans Hospital. Plan to fly or drive in with your donation and stay to have lunch, listen to some holiday music and welcome Santa Claus who will be flying in. PDF

December 2, 2017 Save the Date for Christmas Decorating Pot Luck at Peg and Rick’s home

December 1, 2017 AEMSF applications due to Sue Passmore.

November 11 2017 Movie Night at Sue Passmore’s home. RSVP to Sue.

October 27 2017 ProJet Event. RSVP to Rose if you plan to volunteer. They provide one chair. We might want to have some others (not too many).
Location: ProJet Corporate Hangar at Leesburg Airport (KJYO) 957 Sycolin Rd. Leesburg, VA 20175
Vendor Set Up: Thursday 3pm-6pm or Friday morning 7am – 8am
Vendor Networking Breakfast: 8am-9am (Vendors Only – bring business cards with you!)
Event Time: 10am – 2pm, Doors will open at 9am for student arrival.

October 16 2017 Chapter Meeting 7 PM at Gregorio’s Trattoria (1428 N. Point Village Ctr., Reston, VA 20194). Reservations will be made for 6 PM if you want to arrive early for dinner. RSVP to Rose by 10/16, 3PM.

October 13–14 2017 Fall Section Meeting will be held in the terminal at Reading Airport (RDG) on Saturday, October 14. Rooms for Friday, Oct. 13 are available at $129 at: Holiday Inn Express at Reading Airport (610-372-0700), 2389 Bernville Road (Route 183), Reading, PA 19605. The block of rooms will be held until Sept. 13. Mention “99s Women Pilots” when booking.

October 7–8 2017 7 PM Night Witches will be performing at the Hylton Performing Arts Center in Manassas. Visit www.hyltoncenter.org for more information. The tickets are general admission. That means that everyone can purchase their own ticket and we can meet at the door and potentially sit together. $25 for adults and $12 for pilots (under the military group). This is not recommended for children under age 12 for topics of war, loud noises, etc. RSVP to Sue

October 7 2017 Build a Plane Barbecue Party (W32)

September 30 2017 Leesburg Airshow (KJYO – 99s are not participating)

September 23 2017 Girls in Aviation Day WAI (KFDK)

September 18 2017 Chapter Meeting 7 PM at The Secret Garden Cafe (404 Mill Street, Occoquan, VA). Reservations will be made for 6 PM if you want to arrive early for dinner. RSVP to Sue by 9/18.

September 15 2017 Fly Now Award Application Deadline. See www.ninety-nines.org/fly-now.htm for Instructions and Application. Susan Passmore is the Old Dominion Scholarships Chairman.

August 13 2017 12:30 PM Flying Circus, Bring your hats, sunglasses, chairs and families! The Old Dominion chapter is visiting The Flying Circus in Bealeton, VA on Sunday, August 13. Gates open at 11:00 AM. The pre-show starts at 2:00 PM and the show starts at 2:30 PM. The cost is: Adult $15.00; Children 5-12 $7.00; Under 5 FREE. There are 2 lines at the gate, one for CASH and one for Credit/Check/CASH. The CASH only line moves much faster. It is recommended that you arrive before 1:00 PM to avoid lines at the gate. For Group rates, we need 20 or more adults. If we get that many replies, I will contact the Flying Circus. Child tickets are always $7. For directions, see https://www.flyingcircusairshow.com/map.html. It is possible to fly into Warrenton Airport (KHWY) and arrange shuttle transportation by calling the Flying Circus (540-439-8661). The Flying Circus does have some food available (Hamburgers, hot dogs, nachos, Pepsi products, and ice cream). Outside food is permitted so we could make this a potluck picnic! Please RSVP to Sue Passmore at slpassmore@verizon.net before August 6.. RSVP to Sue by August 6.

July 20 2017 7 PM Manassas Compass Rose Repainting Appreciation at the Airport Commission Meeting, 2nd Floor Conference Room (Terminal Bldg.?). RSVP to RJ & Judy.

July 11–16 2017 International Conference, San Antonio, TX

July 8 2017 Women Can Fly—Shenandoah (SHD). www.womencanfly.com

June 24 2017 Women Can Fly—Warrenton (HWY). www.womencanfly.com

June 9–11 2017 Ocracoke Weekend. Contact the Ocracoke Harbor Inn to make reservations, (252) 928-5731.

May 15 2017 Chapter Meeting 7 PM at Gregorio’s Trattoria (1428 North Point Village Center, Reston, VA 20194). Reservations will be made for 6 PM if you want to arrive early for dinner. RSVP to Rose by 3 PM on 5/15.

April 28–30 2017 Manassas Air Marking. RSVP to Judy.

April 21–23 2017 Mid-Atlantic Spring Section Meeting hosted by the Delaware Chapter. See the Mid-Atlantic Section website for more information.

April 17 2017 Chapter Meeting 7 at the home of Mary McCutcheon. RSVP to Mary.

March 20 2017 Chapter Meeting 7 PM at the home of Mary McCutcheon. RSVP to Mary.

March 19 2017 Lunch with Betty at the Greenspring Village. More info to follow.

February 20 2017 Chapter Meeting 7 PM at the home of RJ McGlasson. RSVP to RJ.

January 16 2017 Chapter Meeting 7 PM at the home of RJ McGlasson. RSVP to RJ.

Women Can Fly—www.womencanfly.com

Women Can Fly logoRoanoke – May 6, 2017
Lynchburg – June 3, 2017
Hampton Roads – June 17, 2017
Warrenton – June 24, 2017
Shenandoah – July 8, 2017

Events of Interest

March 2–4 2017 2017 International Women in Aviation Conference
April 4–9 2017 Sun-N-Fun
May–October
Flying Circus Aerodrome in Bealeton, VA. www.flyingcircusairshow.com.
July 24–30 2017 EAA AirVenture Oshkosh
October 7 2017 Festival of Flight at Suffolk Executive Airport