Hobby Events this Weekend

Hey families, this is a great weekend to get out and have some fun. Along with the Salute to American Graffiti this weekend there are some fun hobby activities going on as well. Friday evening: Slot Car Racing at the American Graffiti Cruise-in at the Petaluma Plaza, 4-7pm. HobbyTown USA will be setting up a [...]

By | May 19th, 2011|community, IPMS, Liberty Flyers, RC Racing, WCFlyers, WCModelers|Comments Off on Hobby Events this Weekend

Little Wings Over Wine Country

Thousands of people came to the Sonoma County Airport for the Wings Over Wine Country Airshow; they saw helicopter demonstrations, WWII fighters flying in formation, aerial combat, high speed jet passes, and an eight-year-old flying solo! Oh, I understand there were also some full size aircraft on display and flying demonstrations of those planes too. [...]

By | August 25th, 2010|WCFlyers|Comments Off on Little Wings Over Wine Country

Learn to Fly this Saturday

If you've ever wanted to fly but were put off by the time and expense of taking flying lessons, then the local Wine Country Flyers club has your solution. Of course we are talking about flying scale model airplanes. This Saturday, June 12th, from 9:00AM to 2:00PM the Wine Country Flyers will be [...]

By | June 10th, 2010|Uncategorized, WCFlyers|Comments Off on Learn to Fly this Saturday

John Lehtio Memorial Float Fly

Drive up to Sal Lake in Healdsburg this Memorial Day to witness some radio control float plane flying and to pay tribute to Wine Country Flyers member John Lehtio who passed away in March. John was an active member of the Wine Country Flyers and is best know as the water rescue man at [...]

By | May 29th, 2010|Liberty Flyers, WCFlyers|Comments Off on John Lehtio Memorial Float Fly

Hobbies and Learning

Something that has impressed me about the hobby club members I meet is their generosity when it comes to sharing their knowledge and skill with others. A couple members of the Wine Country Flyers radio control airplane club recently had the opportunity to demonstrate that generosity. A couple months before Christmas the club was approached [...]

By | April 8th, 2010|community, WCFlyers|Comments Off on Hobbies and Learning