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Museum Programs & Special Exhibits: Most Programs have flight exhibitions, depending on weather and mechanical issues.* Sponsorship Opportunities Available - call 760-482-1836 for info All Summer: SciTech Academy Camp at the Palm Springs Air Museum Children will build simple machines featuring working motors and sensors and program their models using special LEGO robotics hardware. This is a great opportunity for any child who loves science and experimentation! All supplies are included in the camp fee.  To register: email: smarte@smarteducation.com or call 760-848-4822 The following children’s activities are included with paid admission. Please know that there are special family rates and children 5 and under get in free when accompanied by paid adults. Aug 29th P-40 Warhawk - Open Cockpit 10:30 - 12:30 2015-2016 Our Heroes RETURN Commemorative Programs Flight exhibitions are scheduled with most events, but please realize that these are vintage planes subject to maintenance surprises and weather delays, so there is the possibility that a flight may be cancelled at the last moment. OCTOBER Sat, Oct 24 – 1 PM:  Stories from Vietnam: Once Upon a Mulberry Field Author C.L. Hoang was born and raised in South Vietnam during the war and came to the United States in the 2970. Books, history and travel are his hobbies, and “Once Upon a Mulberry Field”, a love story set at the height of the Vietnam War is his first novel – a project from the heart that took six years to complete. Come learn more about this fascinating work and the real life experiences that inspired it. Sat, Oct 31: Halloween Themed Chili Cook-Off & Car Show Join the fun at the 8th annual Chili Cook-Off and Car Show. Volunteers from the various sections of the Museum will cook up their favorite chili recipes and you get to decide which is best. It will be a ghoulish fest for the eyes and tummy. NOVEMBER Ongoing: Nov 7th-May 31st: “Marking Time: Voyage to Vietnam” Exhibition presents the stories, through graffiti left on a troopships’s bunk canvases of young American soldiers and Marines going to Vietnam during the 1960s. Their stories reflect the attitudes and events during a turbulent decade of our nation’s history – the 1960s. Fri, Nov 6th: (6 PM) Super Sabre F-100 sneak preview dedication and Pilots Gathering – reception – RSVP - $15 members, $20 non-members and $25 at the door Sat, Nov 7th: Museum’s 19th Anniversary and Veterans’ Day Celebration Palm Springs Air Museum celebrates its 19th anniversary with a thanks to all who served Our Country. Join us for a day filled with flight exhibitions, musical performances, birthday cake, WWII re-enactors and activities for the kids. At 1 PM we unveil our newly restored F-100 Super Sabre and have a special tribute to all who maintained and flew this fabulous machine. Sat, Nov 21st, 12 noon to 4 PM – Props & Hops Craft Beer Festival Join us for our 4th annual festival featuring Craft Breweries from Southern California, plus local music acts, food vendors and flight exhibitions. MUST have proof of age 21 or over – NO minors - $40 includes beer tastings and live music. Special Cicerone Rare Beer tastings while flying in a DC-3 over the Valley are additional, with limited availability.  Visit www.PropsandHopsFestival.com for more information. Sat, Nov 28 – 1 PM: Military History of the Salton Sea From pre-war flying boats to nuclear bomb testing and then parachute development in the mid 1970s, our Salton Sea has seen its fair share of military history. Come and learn about a little known piece of local history that very few people appreciate or are even aware.   Presenter: Sid Burks            *Programs subject to change
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