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Photography Camp Coming to Fargo Air Museum

Photography CAMP

Fargo Air Museum Youth Aviation Camp

– Saturday, August 13th, 2016

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Photography Camp

Saturday, August 13th @ Fargo Air Museum

Don’t miss an exciting opportunity to meet & learn about photography related to aviation!

Free Admission for Youth Attendees

Ages 6 to 10 From 10 AM – Noon
Ages 11 to 18 from 10:15 AM – 3:00 PM
(Bring Sack Lunch)
**The 10:15 AM – 3:00 PM Camp Qualifies for
a Boy Scout Weather Merit Badge.

Spots are Limited. On-Line Pre-Registration is Required.

On-Line Pre-Registration is required. Registration begins 2 weeks prior to camp date. Please check back on this page for a Pre-Registration Link.

*Camp content is subject to change.*

“WEATHER CAMP” : Young Aviator Event at the Fargo Air Museum

WEATHER CAMP

Fargo Air Museum Youth Aviation Camp

– Saturday, July 9th, 2016

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Weather Camp

Saturday, July 9th @ Fargo Air Museum

Don’t miss an exciting opportunity to meet & learn from a local meteorologist!

Learn what weather and what climate are. Learn how the weather affects farmers, sailors, aviators, and the outdoor construction industry. Learn why weather forecasts are important to each of these groups. Learn to recognize dangerous weather-related conditions. Learn severe weather safety rules for your family. Learn the difference between high and low pressure systems in the atmosphere. Learn to diagram cross sections of a cold front and a warm front. Learn what causes wind, why it rains and how lightning and hail are formed. Identify and describe clouds in the low, middle and upper levels of the atmosphere and how these are related to specific types of weather. Learn to diagram the water cycle and label its major processes. Identify some human activities that can alter the environment, and the impact on the climate and people. Learn how the tilt of Earth’s axis helps determine the climate of a region near the equator, near the poles, and across the area in between.

Free Admission for Youth Attendees

Ages 6 to 10 From 10 AM – Noon
Ages 11 to 18 from 10:15 AM – 3:00 PM
(Bring Sack Lunch)
**The 10:15 AM – 3:00 PM Camp Qualifies for
a Boy Scout Weather Merit Badge.

Spots are Limited. On-Line Pre-Registration is Required.

*Camp content is subject to change.*

Register for Weather Camp Here!

Aviation Signs, Signals & Codes Camp

Fargo Air Museum Youth Aviation Camp

– Saturday, May 14th

Aviation signs, signals & Codes Camp


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Students will learn the different types of aviation signs, signals and codes and will discuss the importance of signaling in emergency communications. Students will discuss different types of emergency or distress signals that could be used to attract airborne assistance. Learn the signals that aircraft carrier catapult crew use to signal pilots and other crew.

Free Admission for Youth Attendees
Ages 6 to 10 From 10 AM – Noon
Ages 11 to 18 from 10:15 AM – 3:00 PM (Bring Sack Lunch)
**The 10:15 AM – 3:00 PM Camp Qualifies for a Boy Scout Merit Badge**

Spots are Limited and On-Line Pre-Registration is Required.
Registration begins 2 weeks prior to camp date.
*Camp content is subject to change.

REGISTER***REGISTER***REGISTER
Click Here to Register for the Signs, Signals, and Code Camp

*Special Thanks to ND Aeronautics Commission who help provide funding to make this camp possible.

Download the Aviation Signs, Signals, and Codes Camp Poster Here!

Flying the Feathered Edge Film Screening

Flying the Feathered Edge

Film Screening at the Fargo Air Museum


Saturday, March 19th at 2 pm
Tickets:
$7 Adults 12+
$5 Ages 5-12
$20/Family
Museum Members Free

This is a must see, Fantastic Cast and Fantastic Aviation Documentary by Kim Furst. Saturday, March 19th at 2:00PM, Fargo Air Museum.
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Register for Public Speaking Camp

Registration is now open for Public Speaking Camp.

The Fargo Air Museum is presenting Public Speaking Camp, Saturday March 12, 2016. Don’t miss it!
Click here to sign up:

Download the Poster Here!

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Radio Camp Now Taking Registrations

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February 13th Radio Camp
We are excited to have several guest speakers at the camp. One of which is Chris, an announcer on Bob 95, and another one is an air traffic controller from Hector International Airport. They will be speaking about what they do for their jobs, what education they needed to have for their jobs, and much more! Don’t miss this fun opportunity!

Camp is free for ages 6 – 10. The camp will investigate the differences between broadcast radio and hobby radio and the differences between broadcasting and two-way communications. Learn about radios in aviation. We will also learn the phonetic alphabet and how it is used to communicate clearly. Explore how the phonetic alphabet is used in aviation. Learn how radio waves travel locally and around the world. Spots are limited and on-line pre-registration is required. Registration begins 2 weeks prior to camp date. (Camp content is subject to change)

Click Here to Register On Line for Radio Camp

*Must register for camp – spots are limited.**


The Fargo Air Museum has a number of Young Aviator Events each year. Keep in touch for the latest!

Gun Raffle Winner Announced!

Fargo Air Museum’s
First Commemorative Gun Raffle!
Winners Announced!

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Jon Schuler was the Grand prize Winner of the Marlin 336 model 30-30!

Jon won the grand prize of a stunning Marlin 336 model 30-30 lever action rifle featuring gorgeous 24k custom commemorative Fargo Air Museum engraving.

$500 Prize: Jon Zuther
$250 Prize: Sue McPherson
$100 Prize: Spencer Wirt

Drawing was held Sunday, January 3rd, 2016 at 2 pm at the Fargo Air Museum.

Chairman’s Christmas Party

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We invite our members, donors and volunteers to our annual Christmas Party.
Join us for drinks, h’orderves and holiday cheer. Please RSVP Here: Click Here to RSVP Annual Chairman’s Christmas Party if you can make it to our event. Hope to see you there!

Fargo Air Museum’s First Commemorative Gun Raffle

Fargo Air Museum’s First Commemorative Gun Raffle!

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Announcing the Fargo Air Museum’s Commemorative Gun Raffle. Here’s your chance to win a beautiful custom engraved, lever action rifle or hundreds in cash prizes. Tickets are just $20! All proceeds go to the Fargo Air Museum.

Grand prize is a stunning Marlin 336 model 30-30 lever action rifle featuring gorgeous 24k custom commemorative Fargo Air Museum engraving.

2nd prize is $500, 3rd prize is $250, 4th prize is $100.

Drawing will be held Sunday, January 3rd, 2016 at 2 pm here at the Fargo Air Museum.

That’s less than two months away, so don’t wait! Stop by the museum soon to buy your tickets! Regular hours are currently Tuesday – Saturday, 10 am until 5 pm.

We’ll see you soon & good luck!

2016 Celebrity Auction and Dinner Announced

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Please save the date and mark your calendars! Friday, April 1st will be the date for our 8th annual Celebrity Dinner & Auction. There will be no better way to spend your April Fools day than with our Celebrities at the premier regional event of the year. You can register for tables and tickets, learn more about sponsorships and make cash and item donation here. If you have any questions please contact Courtney Ficek at the Museum by phone (701) 293-8043 or email at courtney@fargoairmuseum.org

It is only through the generosity of Fargo Air Museum supporters that the Museum is able to continue it’s ongoing mission to preserve history, honor our military veterans and to educate the community on the vital importance of aviation in the United States and worldwide.

Thank you for your continued support!