November 10 Jeff Skiles
Join EAA Vice-President Jeff Skiles for a fun, informative evening. We will be talking about the leading aviation issues of our time and what the EAA is doing to grow participation in aviation. Admission is FREE and the family is welcome.
Jeff Skiles will also relate his experience as the “Miracle on the Hudson”, US Air-ways Flight 1549 Co-Pilot.
WHEN… Saturday November 10th, 6:00pm Social Hour, 7:00pm Program
WHERE… Quad City International Airport, John Deere Global Aviation Services,
5600 69th Avenue Milan, IL 61264
Facility… The John Deere Global Aviation Services Facility is a brand new facility housing John Deere’s aviation department. The presentation will be held along side of the Gulfstream Vs.
RSVP appreciated but not required at www.eaa.org/Grassroots
- Chili cookoff 2012
Fall Fly Out Cook Off (Click here for flyer)
The chapter hosted the Fall Fly Out – Aerial Scavenger Hunt and first ever chili cook off, co-sponsored by Fly America, on Saturday, October 13. While Mother Nature didn’t cooperate with the fly out, there was a fantastic turn out of 50 guests for the chili cook off. (Great weather for chili — cold, windy, wet day)
Chefs & Bakers:
Tom Butts with his Fire in the Hole spicy chili featuring habenero peppers
Tom Cleveland with his traditional chili flavored with a lovely red wine
Jeff Kohlert with his chicken chili with wonderful mix of beans and corn for color
Jim Kohlert with his vegetarian chili with a beans and tomatoes
Rose Ellen May with a traditional chili with beef, beans and tomatoes
Gene & Bonnie Ruder with their Southwest Chili, surrounded by an arrangement of toppings.
Ray Van Vleet and family with Jack-O-Chili pumpkin chili in a blue pumpkin!Robin Lovell baked the cupcakes and rice crispies!
Ceil May baked delicious corn bread!
We were highlighted in the EAA Chapter Gram newsletter