Pearl Harbor News & Events

June 26, 2017 - Flight School for Boys

FLIGHT SCHOOL 2.0 Five-day camp for grades 6–8 Discover the world of aviation through fast-paced STEM activities. Experiment with the forces of flight, cargo loading, weather & atmosphere, flight physiology, and flight planning. Collaborate with others to solve a real-world aviation challenge. *Flight School alumni are invited to return for a brand new experience! Program includes lunch and snacks each day, and a logo T-shirt. Member Price and Returning Flight School Alumni: $295 Non-Member Price: $325 FLIGHT SCHOOL 2.0 FOR GIRLS July 10–14, 2017 FLIGHT SCHOOL 2.0 FOR BOYS June 26–30, 2017 or July 17–21, 2017

June 26, 2017 - Flight School For Boys

Five-day adventure camp for 6th - 8th graders focuses on the world of aviation through STEM activities. Students experiment with the forces of flight, cargo loading, weather and atmosphere, flight physiology, and flight planning. Flight School alumni encouraged to return for a new experience. Cost of $325 per student ($295 Museum Members and Returning Flight School Alumni) includes all materials, lunches, snacks, and a logo tee shirt. Call (808) 445-9137 or email Education@PacificAviationMuseum.org for more information.

July 5, 2017 - Explorers Club, Eyes on the Sky

A three-day high-energy STEM camp for 3rd – 5th graders. Students will explore space, engineer machines to make pinpoint landings on other planets, use coding to communicate with satellites, create artwork, and more. Cost of $195 per student ($175 Museum Members) includes all program fees, lunches, snacks, and a logo tee shirt. Call (808) 445-9137 or email Education@PacificAviationMuseum.org for more information.

July 5, 2017 - Explorers Club, Eyes on the Sky

A three-day high-energy STEM camp for 3rd – 5th graders. Students will explore space, engineer machines to make pinpoint landings on other planets, use coding to communicate with satellites, create artwork, and more. Cost of $195 per student ($175 Museum Members) includes all program fees, lunches, snacks, and a logo tee shirt. Call (808) 445-9137 or email Education@PacificAviationMuseum.org for more information.

July 10, 2017 - Flight School for Girls

Five-day adventure camp for 6th - 8th graders focuses on the world of aviation through STEM activities. Students experiment with the forces of flight, cargo loading, weather and atmosphere, flight physiology, and flight planning. Flight School alumni are encouraged to return for a new experience. Cost of $325 per student ($295 Museum Members and Returning Flight School Alumni) includes all materials, lunches, snacks, and a logo tee shirt. Call (808) 445-9137 or email Education@PacificAviationMuseum.org for more information.

July 10, 2017 - Flight School for Girls

Five-day adventure camp for 6th - 8th graders focuses on the world of aviation through STEM activities. Students experiment with the forces of flight, cargo loading, weather and atmosphere, flight physiology, and flight planning. Flight School alumni are encouraged to return for a new experience. Cost of $325 per student ($295 Museum Members and Returning Flight School Alumni) includes all materials, lunches, snacks, and a logo tee shirt. Call (808) 445-9137 or email Education@PacificAviationMuseum.org for more information.

July 17, 2017 - Flight School for Boys

Five-day adventure camp for 6th - 8th graders focuses on the world of aviation through STEM activities. Students experiment with the forces of flight, cargo loading, weather and atmosphere, flight physiology, and flight planning. Flight School alumni are encouraged to return for a new experience. Cost of $325 per student ($295 Museum Members and Returning Flight School Alumni) includes all materials, lunches, snacks, and a logo tee shirt. Call (808) 445-9137 or email Education@PacificAviationMuseum.org for more information.

July 17, 2017 - Flight School For Boys

Five-day adventure camp for 6th - 8th graders focuses on the world of aviation through STEM activities. Students experiment with the forces of flight, cargo loading, weather and atmosphere, flight physiology, and flight planning. Flight School alumni are encouraged to return for a new experience. Cost of $325 per student ($295 Museum Members and Returning Flight School Alumni) includes all materials, lunches, snacks, and a logo tee shirt. Call (808) 445-9137 or email Education@PacificAviationMuseum.org for more information.

July 24, 2017 - Happy 120th Birthday Amelia Earhart!

The Museum fronts Luke Field on Ford Island, where Amelia Earhart ground looped her Lockheed Electra on takeoff March 20, 1937, while attempting her Round-the-World-Flight. From 11am to 1pm, visitors will enjoy free cake and juice, while exploring our exclusive “Amelia Earhart in Hawaii” Photo Exhibit. Free with Museum admission and free to Museum Members. Free admission all day to families with at least one person dressed in Amelia or historical aviation attire. Free Ford Island shuttle from the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center, 8am to 5pm.

July 24, 2017 - Happy 120th Birthday Amelia Earhart!

The Museum fronts Luke Field on Ford Island, where Amelia Earhart ground looped her Lockheed Electra on takeoff March 20, 1937, while attempting her Round-the-World-Flight. From 11am to 1pm, visitors will enjoy free cake and juice, while exploring our exclusive “Amelia Earhart in Hawaii” Photo Exhibit. Free with Museum admission and free to Museum Members. Free admission all day to families with at least one person dressed in Amelia or historical aviation attire. Free Ford Island shuttle from the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center, 8am to 5pm

July 26, 2017 - Aviation Adventure

Coed residential adventure camp for teens. Students, ages 13 – 15, (or graduates of Flight School) will discover the ways aviation has transformed Hawaii and the Pacific region over the past century. Campers will work together to enhance teamwork, problem solving, and critical thinking. Overnight stay on the USS Missouri Battleship Memorial. Program fee of $325 ($295 Museum Members) for this threeday/two-night program includes all materials, meals, snacks, overnight lodging, and a logo tee shirt. Call (808) 445-9137 or email Education@PacificAviationMuseum.org for more information.

July 26, 2017 - Aviation Adventure

Coed residential adventure camp for teens. Students, ages 13 – 15, (or graduates of Flight School) will discover the ways aviation has transformed Hawaii and the Pacific region over the past century. Campers will work together to enhance teamwork, problem solving, and critical thinking. Overnight stay on the USS Missouri Battleship Memorial. Program fee of $325 ($295 Museum Members) for this threeday/two-night program includes all materials, meals, snacks, overnight lodging, and a logo tee shirt. Call (808) 445-9137 or email Education@PacificAviationMuseum.org for more information.

July 31, 2017 - Aviation Adventure

Coed residential adventure camp for teens. Students, ages 13 – 15, (or graduates of Flight School) will discover the ways aviation has transformed Hawaii and the Pacific region over the past century. Campers will work together to enhance teamwork, problem solving, and critical thinking. Overnight stay on the USS Missouri Battleship Memorial. Program fee of $325 ($295 Museum Members) for this threeday/two-night program includes all materials, meals, snacks, overnight lodging, and a logo tee shirt. Call (808) 445-9137 or email Education@PacificAviationMuseum.org for more information.

July 31, 2017 - Aviation Adventure

Coed residential adventure camp for teens. Students, ages 13 – 15, (or graduates of Flight School) will discover the ways aviation has transformed Hawaii and the Pacific region over the past century. Campers will work together to enhance teamwork, problem solving, and critical thinking. Overnight stay on the USS Missouri Battleship Memorial. Program fee of $325 ($295 Museum Members) for this threeday/two-night program includes all materials, meals, snacks, overnight lodging, and a logo tee shirt. Call (808) 445-9137 or email Education@PacificAviationMuseum.org for more information.

September 23, 2017 - Living History Day

In partnership with Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live!, four visitors presenting a Museum Day Live! ticket will receive free admission to Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor. Event will feature student-created exhibits, special presentations, and WWII themed activities. Download free tickets: http://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/museum-day-live- 2017. This is an annual national celebration of culture and learning between the two museums. Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor is a 3 Smithsonian Affiliate and ranked one of the nation’s top 10 aviation attractions in the nation by TripAdvisor®.

September 23, 2017 - Living History Day

In partnership with Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live!, four visitors presenting a Museum Day Live! ticket will receive free admission to Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor. Event will feature student-created exhibits, special presentations, and WWII themed activities. Download free tickets: http://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/museum-day-live- 2017. This is an annual national celebration of culture and learning between the two museums. Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor is a 3 Smithsonian Affiliate and ranked one of the nation’s top 10 aviation attractions in the nation by TripAdvisor®.

October 21, 2017 - Discover Your Future in Aviation

Young people interested in aviation as a career or hobby will want to attend. This is the eighth year for the special aviation day, which promises to be filled with hands-on workshops, a career fair, flight lab, and interactive science exhibits. Participants can enter to win aviation prizes and take photos with historical aviation re-enactors and at our aviation-themed photo wall. Free with Museum admission and free to Museum Members.

October 21, 2017 - Discover Your Future in Aviation

Young people interested in aviation as a career or hobby will want to attend. This is the eighth year for the special aviation day, which promises to be filled with hands-on workshops, a career fair, flight lab, and interactive science exhibits. Participants can enter to win aviation prizes and take photos with historical aviation re-enactors and at our aviation-themed photo wall. Free with Museum admission and free to Museum Members.

December 2, 2017 - For Love of Country - Pass It On

The Museum’s annual dinner fundraiser helps support the Museum’s Restoration and Education programs. Gala will include cocktails, dinner, entertainment, and auction. Guests will get a first look at newly restored aircraft fresh out of Lt. Ted Shealy’s Restoration Shop. Information, sponsor tables and tickets, contact 808-441-1006 or Carol@PacificAviationMuseum.org, and online at PacificAviationMuseum.org.

December 2, 2017 - For Love of Country -- Pass It On

The Museum’s annual dinner fundraiser helps support the Museum’s Restoration and Education programs. Gala will include cocktails, dinner, entertainment, and auction. Guests will get a first look at newly restored aircraft fresh out of Lt. Ted Shealy’s Restoration Shop. Information, sponsor tables and tickets, contact 808-441-1006 or Carol@PacificAviationMuseum.org, and online at PacificAviationMuseum.org.

December 6, 2017 - Blackened Canteen Ceremony

Hosted by Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor and Dr. Hiroya Sugano M.D. aboard the USS Arizona, 7:00am. Dr. Hiroya Sugano, Director General of the Zero Fighter Admirers’ Club, comes from Japan to conduct this annual commemoration of peace and reconciliation ceremony with a silent prayer and pouring bourbon whisky from a WWII-blackened canteen into the water from the USS Arizona Memorial as an offering to the spirits of the fallen. The public and press are invited on a first come, first served basis by calling Museum Event Coordinator Gary Meyers at 808-282-6570, for reservations.

December 6, 2017 - Blackened Canteen Ceremony

Hosted by Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor and Dr. Hiroya Sugano M.D. aboard the USS Arizona, 7:00am. Dr. Hiroya Sugano, Director General of the Zero Fighter Admirers’ Club, comes from Japan to conduct this annual commemoration of peace and reconciliation ceremony with a silent prayer and pouring bourbon whisky from a WWII-blackened canteen into the water from the USS Arizona Memorial as an offering to the spirits of the fallen. The public and press are invited on a first come, first served basis by calling Museum Event Coordinator Gary Meyers at 808-282-6570, for reservations.

December 7, 2017 - Pearl Harbor Memorial Parade

Our gaily lit and decorated Cobra and Huey helicopters joins the other floats and bands, to parade down Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki, to honor and pay respect to the Pearl Harbor survivors, our veterans, active duty military and their families. The Museum will be giving out free “Traveling P-40” magnets to spectators. The parade takes place on the anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack. Parade starts at 6 pm at Ft. DeRussy in Waikiki and proceeds down Kalakaua Avenue, to 4 Kapiolani Park.

December 7, 2017 - Pearl Harbor Memorial Parade

Our gaily lit and decorated Cobra and Huey helicopters joins the other floats and bands, to parade down Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki, to honor and pay respect to the Pearl Harbor survivors, our veterans, active duty military and their families. The Museum will be giving out free “Traveling P-40” magnets to spectators. The parade takes place on the anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack. Parade starts at 6 pm at Ft. DeRussy in Waikiki and proceeds down Kalakaua Avenue, to Kapiolani Park.