2008 Summer cAmP Schedule by maclaren1


									                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       2nd Quarter 2008

3624 north 74th e. Ave. • Tulsa, oklahoma 74115 • Phone 918•834•9900
     Fax 918•834•6723 • www.TulsaAirAndSpacemuseum.com
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       reSPecTIng The PAST, eXPecTIng The FuTure!                                                                                                     Mission Preserving Oklahoma’s aerospace history to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      stimulate science education.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Ten years ago, the Tulsa Air and Space Museum              of aerospace technology. The art deco styling                                   Katheryn Pennington               Kim Jones
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       was simply a dream of Lee C. Raney. A dream                   from the original 1931 Tulsa Municipal Airport                                  Executive Director                Curator
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       inspired by Tulsa’s rich aviation history and the             has been recreated and proudly displayed in an
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       desire to keep that history alive in the hearts               exhibit funded by the Tulsa World and Capital                                   a dedication of the original Tulsa Municipal
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       of Oklahomans, both young and old. TASM’s                     Advisors, Inc. in the Sherman and Ellie Smith                                   Airport exhibit plus a new playground funded by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       success since its launch has always been built on             Hangar One Museum.                                                              the Ralph and Frances McGill Foundation. These
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       the dedication of its volunteers, members, board,                                                                                             two dedications signify the past and the future.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       staff, and supporters.                                           As the past is respected, TASM understands
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     the need to understand the future. The James E.                                    As we move into the next decade, the board
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          On May 30th, the Tulsa Air and Space                       Bertelsmeyer Planetarium presents the picture                                   and staff realize a need to update the mission
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Museum celebrated 10 years since the public                   of our future through live astronomy shows and                                  statement which coincides with our desire to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       opening in a 1940’s hangar donated by Spartan                 full-dome digital movies in a dynamic format to                                 “Respect the Past, Expect the Future”. The
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       College of Aeronautics and Technology. As                     explain the universe and our solar system. TASM                                 new mission statement, preserving Oklahoma’s
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       TASM moves into the future, it does so with the               is dedicated to educating young people in math,                                 aerospace history to stimulate science education,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       utmost respect for the past. As one walks through             science and technology utilizing the aerospace                                  now becomes our guiding compass.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       the museum, you feel as if you’ve stepped back                environment along with the new technology
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       in time – experiencing the boom of aviation                   being developed daily by aerospace experts,                                       As Tulsa Air and Space Museum members,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       since its inception in the Tulsa area from the                astronauts and pilots.                                                          thank you for your help to keep the dream alive!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       early 1900’s; watching the modernization of                                                                                                   Please join us for the next decade to touch a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       not only aircraft, but the buildings that housed                To commemorate the success of the Museum                                      million visitors!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       those aircrafts; while anticipating the future                and Planetarium, a variety of events will occur
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     now through May 30, 2009. The first being

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                                                                    Free Hangar One admission for an entire year! • Express entry during regular
                                                                    hours and special events • Subscription to “Taking Flight,” the Museum newsletter
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Two new PreSenTATIonS FIll The 50’ dome In The
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       JAmeS e. berTelSmeyer PlAneTArIum on June 1                                                             2008 Summer cAmP Schedule
 • Invitations to member-only previews and events • Discounts to Museum store, education classes, camps, Planetarium tickets, parties and more!                                                                                                                                                                                                Before & After Camp Care available. Building & launching rockets; Behind
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Secret of the Cardboard Rocket: Join
                                                              Return to Tulsa Air and Space Museum & Planetarium                                                                                                                                                       Bonnie and Marcus on a magical journey                                  the scenes tour of the Airport; Aviation plane flying contest; Flight simulators
                                                              3624 N. 74th East Ave • Tulsa OK 74115                                                                                                                                                                   through the Solar System aided by their                                 in the student computer lab; Teamwork; Robotics competition; and many
                                                              Or join by calling 918.834.9900 x115                                                                                  Hours                                                                              talking astronomy book, cardboard                                       more fun educational activities!
                                                                                                                                                        Tues-Sat  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10am-5pm                                                                 rocket, and vivid imaginations. Take an
        r Barnstormer – $45 Individual                                       r Dawn Patrol – $60 Family                                                                                                                                                                up close look at our planets and learn                                  For more reservations and information, call (918) 834-9900 x116 or visit
        – one named member plus one guest each visit                         – two adults and up to six children in same household each visit           Sun  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1pm-5pm                                                                                                                                   TulsaAirAndSpaceMuseum.com. Non Museum members $198 per session.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       the secret that makes this entire journey
        r Liberator – $60 Grandparents                                       r Lone Eagle – $100 Individual Plus                                        Mon  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Closed                                                    possible. Great for youth ages 4-12 years.                              Museum members $175 per session. 9AM till 4PM Monday through Friday.
        – two adults and up to six grandchildren each visit                  – one named member plus two guests each visit                                                                                                             The digital movie is funded by The Sam Viersen Family Foundation. The
                                                                                                                                                               Museum & Planetarium                                                    Tulsa City-County Library is the local community sponsor to promote
        r Tomcat – $150 Family or grandparent benefits                       r Please add # __________ additional                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         When                    Grade Level                  Topic / Cirriculum
        plus up to four guests each visit                                    adult @ $20 or child @ $10                                                           Combo Admission                                                      summer reading.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     6/9 – 6/13                    1-3 & 4-6                         AEROSPACE
        r I am interested in becoming a volunteer at TASM!                                                                                              Adults  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $10
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Extreme Planets: For eons, humanity has wondered whether we are                                           6/16 – 6/20                    1-3 & 4-9                     AERONAUTICS
                                                                                                                                                        Seniors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $8
   New Member/Renewal will be in the name(s) of:                                                                                                                                                                                       alone in the Universe. Fifteen years ago, we were unaware of planets
                                                                                                                                                        Military . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $8    outside our solar system, but today these “extra solar” planets appear to                                    6/23 – 6/27                         3-5                          AEROSPACE
   1.                                                                        2.                                                                         Students . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $8      be quite common. As the search continues, the possibility exists that one                                     7/7 – 7/11                         3-5                          ROBOTICS
   Address                                                          City                                    State              Zip                      Youth 4-12 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $6            day we might find life elsewhere in the Universe, born in the light of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       another sun. Join us in the adventure! Suitable for general audiences.                                      7/14 – 7/18                          3-5               ASTRONOMY & AERONAUTICS
   Home Phone                           Work Phone                        E-mail Address                                                                Children 3 & under  . . . . . . . . . . . . . Free
   Names & ages of up to 6 children in household or 6 grandchildren 18 years and younger:                                                               Members (Museum)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Free                                                                                                                                     7/21 – 7/25                          4-9                          ROBOTICS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          REmEmbER! Active TASM members receive 20% discounts on
                                                                                                                                                        Members (Planetarium)  . . . . . . Discount                                    planetarium tickets plus four complimentary passes when renewing their                                        7/28 – 8/1                         5-9                   ADVANCED ROCKETRY
   r Check payable to Tulsa Air and Space Museum                                                                                                                                                                                       TASM membership.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      8/4 – 8/8                         1-3                          AEROSPACE
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           The Tulsa Air and Space Museum is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Donations are tax deductible. Thank you for your support.
2008 board MeMbers                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       CONTRIBUTIONS
Larry P. Anduss,
Retired                            AvIATor bAll rIdeS To SucceSS To Fund youTh ProgrAmS                                                                                                 ‘where dreAmS TAke FlIghT’ ArT conTeST –                                                                                         ThROUgh May 31, 2008
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         In Memory of:
Jim Bertelsmeyer,
Dr. Ray Booker,
                                                                                                                                  AMETEK Aerospace & Defense; Samson; Tray &
                                                                                                                                  Jo Siegfried; Spartan College of Aeronautics and
                                                                                                                                                                                        booker T. wAShIngTon STudenT TAkeS ToP honorS!                                                                                    Will Arnold
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          by: Polly Turner
Retired                                                                                                                           Technology; Spirit AeroSystems; Tulsa World; T.D.                                                Over a hundred         cash awards from $25 to $100 for individual students.
                                                                                                                                  Williamson, Inc.; and Williams. bLUE Plus Patrons                                             guests watched Anna                                                                       Dr. Guy baldwin
Damon Bowling,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            by: Dr. Jack & Joanne Sellers
Spartan College of Aeronautics                                                                                                    were Larry & Janet Anduss; Mingo Aerospace; Lee                                               Muselmann, Booker            Student artwork depicts mankind’s inventiveness in
and Technology
                                                                                                                                  & Grace Raney; Sherman & Ellie Smith; and Tulsa                                               T. Washington 10th        air and space travel. The competition is held in memory         Lorie Anne Rupe Lord
Jo Bright,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                of A. Blaine Imel, Tulsa architect and artist, Corsair pilot    by: Polly Turner
North Mabee Boys & Girls Club
                                                                                                                                  Community College. Airgas Mid South; Jeffery                                                  grader, take top honors
                                                                                                                                  D. & Julia R. Allen; Associated Resources, Inc.;                                              at the 9th annual         in World War II, TASM board member and founder, and             maj. Gen. Ed mcFarland
Carlton Buford,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           by: Norma Brewer
Williams Companies                                                                                                                AT&T; Atlantic Aviation; Bama Foods; Batchelor                                                art competition on        long-time community volunteer.
Greg Colpitts,                                                                                                                    & Nunnelee; Caprock Homes LLC; Darden Family                                                  March 11. Southwest                                                                       maj. Gen. Ed mcFarland
The Colpitts Law Firm                                                                                                             Foundation; Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group; Espo                                             Airlines pilot, Capt.        Committee Chair Kay Deardorff said, “This is my fourth       by: Ken Greenwood
Mike Cooper,                                                                                                                      Fire and Water Restoration; Fine Airport Parking;                                             Jennifer Wise awarded     year to be involved with this art contest. Every year I am      maj. Gen. Ed mcFarland
                                                                                                                                  Gary W. Goss; Bill & Charlotte Harrison; Helmerich     Emcee Gen. Ron Turner, Anna Muselmann,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Muselmann two round-      amazed at the quality of work that comes from our high          by: David Olinger
                                                                                                                                                                                              with Event Chair Kay Deardorff
Trey Cooper,                                                                                                                      & Payne, Inc.; McKee & Bowker, CPAs; Oakridge                                                 trip airline tickets      school students. I really appreciate the support from our
Adams Hall Asset Manager                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  maj. Gen. Ed mcFarland
                                                                                                                                  Builders, Inc.; ONB Bank; OSU-Tulsa; Program          donated by community sponsor Southwest Airlines for               community, and particularly what TASM gives to the              by: Lee & Grace Raney
Susan Eck,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                young people to encourage them to utilize their creativity
Community Volunteer                                                                                                               Management Group, LLC; Public Service Co. of          her colorful acrylic on board, “Dream Big,” which depicts a                                                                       maj. Gen. Ed mcFarland
John Esposito,                                               Billie & Howard Barnett, Honorary Chairs                             Oklahoma; Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.-Steven M.        child in an astronaut’s helmet pondering the possibilities.       through art.” Other committee members were Justin               by: Glenn Wright
Espo Construction Co., Inc.                                                                                                       Davis; Allen & Barbara Smallwood; SpiritBank;                                                                           Williams, Ron Turner, David Nunneley, and Barbara
Mike Fine,                            ‘A Ticket to Ride!’ What comes to mind when you hear                                                                                                 Muselmann’s artwork also will be featured on TASM’s            Smallwood.                                                      maj. Gen. Ed mcFarland
                                                                                                                       Summit 71 LLC; and Mr. & Mrs. Kyle Travis; and The Trust                                                                                                                                           by: Sherman & Ellie Smith
Fine Airport Parking, Inc.         those words? Do you think of the Beatles song? Or maybe a                           Company of Oklahoma were bLUE Patrons. Other generous            2008 holiday greeting card and 2009 note card. Previous
Nan Gaylord,                       train comes to mind? Some may think of the board game. No                           Tulsans lent their support through their attendance, financial   winners’ note cards are sold in the Museum Store and                 The contest was judged by regionally and nationally          maj. Gen. Ed mcFarland
NAN Enterprises                    matter what comes to mind – it meant success for the Tulsa Air                                                                                                                                                         known artists Kay Deardorff, David Nunneley, and Jay            by: Robert Lyon, Jr.
                                                                                                                       gifts, and auction donations.                                    proceeds support future art competitions.
Eric Hansen,                       and Space Museum & Planetarium on April 26. The Sherman                                                                                                                                                                O’Meilia plus Betty Casey, Editor of TulsaKids magazine.        maj. Gen. Ed & Gloria mcFarland
                                   and Ellie Smith Hangar One Museum was transformed into an                              Guests joined honorary chairs Howard and Billie Barnett          Karen St. Clair, Skiatook High School art teacher and                                                                          by: Katheryn M. Pennington
Alexis Higgins,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Presenting “Space Station” Patrons were Christiansen
Tulsa Airport Authority            elegant and enchanting setting with Tulsa’s aviation history as                     to witness fly-overs by historic war bird planes and to view     recipient of $100 for having the most winning student                                                                             maj. Gen. Ed & Gloria mcFarland
Lee Hubby,                         the backdrop. The 2008 Aviator Ball’s theme was ‘A Ticket to                        an F-16 from the Oklahoma Air National Guard. Everyone           entries, said about the contest, “I had a great time at the       Jet Center and Bill & Nina Meyer. “Apollo” Patrons              by: Mr. & Mrs. John B. Turner
Advertising & Marketing Advisory   Ride’ to celebrate their 10 year anniversary with a goal to raise                   enjoyed entertainment by Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame’s Chuck      awards celebration affirming all the students. The students       were Kay Deardorff, A. Blaine Imel’s Grandchildren, Lee
Services                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  maj. Gen. Ed & Gloria mcFarland
                                   $200,000. Proceeds underwrite educational programs where                            Cissell, emcee KTUL Chief Meteorologist Frank Mitchell,          and their families were proud to be a part of this exhibition     & Grace Raney in memory of A. Blaine Imel, and Tulsa            by: Tulsa Air and Space Museum
Dr. Kathy LaFortune,               59% of TASM visitors are college-aged and younger and over                                                                                                                                                             Truck Mfg. in memory of Brig. General Joseph Turner.
Clinical Psychologist                                                                                                  and auctioneer Jay Litchfield. Committee chairs were Dr.         where TASM recognizes such aptitude for originality.”                                                                             Jim Sellers
                                   40% of admissions are school field outings.                                         Helen Inbody-Event; Bob Laird-Patron; Bob Canada and Nan                                                                           “Gemini Patron” was Charles & Katheryn Pennington.              by: Lee & Grace Raney
Cliff Magee,
1st Law Source                                                                                                         Gaylord-Auction; Loretta Jones-Entertainment, Decorations,          High school students compete for cash awards in four           Mercury Patrons were David & Marilyn Nunneley, Justin
                                      It is with grateful hearts that TASM thanks our generous                                                                                          categories and two grade levels: Drawing; Mixed Media;            & Cynthia Williams, and Ziegler Art & Frame. Other              Jim Sellers
Roy C. McGraw,                                                                                                         and Operations; Blanch Snow-Food; and Don Davis-Security                                                                                                                                           by: Dr. Jack & Joanne Sellers
Spirit AeroSystems, Inc.           patrons. PLATINUm Title Patron was Ralph and Frances                                & Parking.                                                       Oils & Acrylics; and Watercolor & Pastels. Nine schools           contributors were Merritt’s Bakery, TulsaKids magazine
Dr. Tom McKeon,                    McGill Foundation. GOLD Patrons were Barnett Family                                                                                                  participated and 32 students took honors. Donations fund          and Tulsa Airport Authority.                                    Harold Stuart
Tulsa Community College            Foundation; Bertelsmeyer Family Foundation; and SemGroup.                                                                                                                                                                                                                              by: Mr. & Mrs. John B. Turner
                                                                                                                              mark your calendars for the next aviator Ball
                                                                                                                                                                                        “3-2-1 blAST” eXhIbIT ArrIveS ThIS Summer!
Bill Meyer,                        SILVER Patrons were BKD, LLP; Ray & Linda Booker;                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Adolph Hugo
Trust Company of Oklahoma
                                   Cox Business; Bobbi Hunt; New Dominion, LLC; Omni Air                                                 on april 25, 2009!                                                                                                                                                               by: Katheryn Pennington
Lamar Miller,
ONEOK Energy Services              International; QuikTrip Corp.; Tulsa Community Foundation;                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Adolph Hugo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   As a partner in the Oklahoma Museum Network funded by the Donald W.                    by: James & Ella Powell
Frank Mitchell,                    Tulsair Beechcraft; Tulsa Technology Center; and Unit
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Reynolds Foundation, TASM will receive the first of ten traveling exhibits
KTUL TV                            Corporation. bRONZE Patrons were Adams Hall Asset                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Adolph Hugo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                over the next five years. The OMN kick-off is August 13 at the Science
Ed Nunnelee,                       Management, LLC; Advanced Industrial Devices, Inc.; Bank                                                                                                                                                                                                                               by: Ila E. Morris
Retired                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Museum Oklahoma in Oklahoma City. 3-2-1 Blast exhibit consists of ten
                                   of America; Benefit Plan Strategies-Jim Consedine; Brothers                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Adolph Hugo
Fred Parkhill,                                                                                                                                                                                                                  hands-on science components that highlight aviation and space. This exhibit
                                   & Co.; Bryan Close in Honor of Ray & Linda Booker;                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     by: Phyllis & John DePatie
Parkhill’s Liquor & Wines                                                                                                                                                                                                       focuses on children of all ages and adults that are ‘young in spirit.’ Designed
                                   Geophysical Research Company, LLC; The Hille Foundation;
Lee Raney,                                                                                                                                                                                                                      to allow the participants to move and learn at their own pace, guests will                Adolph Hugo
Retired                            Meek’s Litho; Mickey & Pam Meimerstorf; ONEOK, Inc.;                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   by: Dorothy & Johnny Bittle
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                experience the “ah ha” of science. This exhibit series includes a Bernoulli
JoAnn Schaub,                      The Oxley Foundation; Parkhill’s Liquor & Wines; SAI
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                levitator and blower table, hydrogen rocket mock-up, paper airplane launcher,
Bank of Oklahoma
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                ISS simulator where you become the astronaut                                             In Honor of:

                                    Calendar of Events
Tray Siegfried,
The Nordam Group                                                                                                                                                                                                                trying to dock the Space Shuttle with the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Xander buck
Barbara Smallwood,                                                                                                                                                                                                              Space Station, and a Mars Flyer simulator. Free                                           by: Neal & Lora Buck
Retired                                                                                                                                                                                              ISS Simulator              admission for active TASM members.
Mary Smith,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Jerry Schneider
Spirit Bank                          See www.tulSaairandSpacemuSeum.com for detailS                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       by: George & Kathleen Brown
Sherman Smith,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Sherman E. Smith
Dr. Gary Trennepohl,
                                     JUNe                                                               JUly                                      aUgUST                                     Would you consider a tax-deductible gift to TASM?                                                                            by: Stanley N. Hall

OSU-Tulsa                                1st: Premiere Planetarium New Show – “Secret of                   4th: TASM Closed                         1-3rd: Bubble Guy – Tom Noddy                                                                                                                                         barbara Smallwood
                                                                                                                                                                                              TASM receives no public funding for operation and 30% of needed revenue must be raised from non-                            by: Sue T. Young
René Witten,                                  the Cardboard Rocket” & “Extreme Planets”                 7-31st: Summer Camp 2008                   1-8th: Summer Camp 2008
Mingo Aerospace                                                                                                                                                                              operating sources such as annual donations, 1K club partners, exhibit sponsorships, and gift donations.                      Jim bertelsmeyer
                                      9-27th: Summer Camp 2008                                                  (Reservations required)                   (Reservations required)           The remaining 70% of the budget is from earned income through fees-for-services like admission and gift                       by: Mr. & Mrs. John B. Turner
                                              (Reservations required)
                                                                                                                                                                                              shop sales. Donations are tax-deductible, as TASM is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) educational organization.                        Lee & Grace Raney
                                                           Grades 1-9; 9:00am – 4:00pm; Fee per week: Nonmembers $198 & Members $175; Before & After camp care available .                                                                                                                                                by: Anonymous

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