BENZONIA ACADEMY LECTURE SERIES: “The Northwest Soaring Club of Frankfort 1988-2003” presented by Charles Mange

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“The Northwest Soaring Club of Frankfort 1988-2003” presented by Charles Mange

Thursday, May 12, 2022, 7:00 p.m.

Offered at The Mills Community House and Online

Zoom Link:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/3638608007

Former pilot Charles Mange will share the history of this much-missed club as well as the information and skills training specific to members. The conclusion of the presentation is planned to be a simulated “difficult badge” flight for all attendees to go along with the presenter. This lecture will be presented at The Mills Community House and will also be available to view online.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Charles Mange, Ph.D. attended Western Michigan University for his undergraduate degree and went on to earn both master’s and doctorate degrees from Penn State University.  He taught at Syracuse University, served as director of special education and deputy superintendent for the Kalamazoo Intermediate School District.  He retired as emeritus professor from Michigan State University.

Charles lives in Frankfort.

The presenter’s personal summary of flight experiences compiled from log books:

Power aircraft total flights:  350+

Total glider flights:  1406

Total glider tows:  2,604

Total of all flights:  7,510+

 

The Mills Community House is located at 891 Michigan Ave, Benzonia.