The Weekender: Let The Poker Runs Begin


The Weekender’s fly-in season has already begun, as far as breakfast is concerned. TheSocialFlightcalendar has plenty of choices in warm and wintry climates to suit your taste. EAA Chapter 237 in Blaine, Minnesota, invites all for its mid-winter famous pancake breakfast on Saturday, where a donation will get you a big plate and a boost for Young Eagles education programs. Another winter event with a hot breakfast awaits in Wautoma, Wisconsin, on Sunday as EAA Chapter 1331 serves pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs and applesauce.

In Florida, the Grass Stripper Squadron from Milton will have its first fly-in of the season Saturday, starting with breakfast followed by a poker run and lunch in Monroeville. Bring the kids and enjoy a pleasant day outside. In San Carlos, California, on Saturday, learn how to navigate Los Angeles airspace as CFI Miguel Mundo presents an interactive and engaging analysis of the maze of airways, overlapping airspace, and suggested VFR flyways that make up the Los Angeles terminal area. For more on this weekend’s events, visit SocialFlight.