Aviation Museum Launches New Lecture Series

This Wednesday, the College Park Aviation Museum will launch their new Brown Bag Lunch & Learn Lecture Series. The event takes place on the second Wednesday of each month at 12pm, and lasts for approximately 30 minutes. Each month will feature a different topic and discussion. Both the event and parking are absolutely free! This month’s event will feature complimentary cookies provided by Insomnia Cookies.

The series kicks off on January 13th with stories of Eugene Ely- Over Sea and Sky! This brave pilot pioneered naval aviation with the first shipboard takeoff and landing. Learn about his historic flights and how they paved the way for modern aircraft carriers.

Upcoming Dates and Topics:

  • February 10 John W. Greene Jr. – African American Aviator & Pioneer
  • March 9 American Aviation Innovation in the 21st Century
  • April 13 Soaring over Washington
  • May 11 Zeppelins, Blimps and Airships

Questions? Call 301-864-6029 or email: Chelsea.Dorman@pgparks.com

 

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