Save the Date!

July 9 - IWASM at Steele Mansion
Help IWASM celebrate its 40th anniversary with an evening Gala, July 9, 2016, from 6:30 to 10 p.m., at the newly renovated Steele Mansion located in Painesville, Ohio. It is also the 80th anniversary of Amelia Earhart staying at the mansion. Tickets are $80 per person and includes heavy hors d'oeuvres, entertainment and a silent auction.

To purchase tickets, click here. For more information, please contact the museum directly at 216.623.1111.

September 2 - Corks In The Concourse Wine Tasting
Where in the World is Amelia?

Save the Date! September 2, 2016 come to the annual Labor Day Weekend Wine Tasting Party "Corks in the Concourse"! Support the museum and join us for a "mystery wine tasting event" as we explore the many different theories surrounding Amelia Earhart! This is our 11th year hosting this fund-raiser and we hope you will attend.

Themed dress is encouraged, but not required! The event is on the eve of the Cleveland National Air Show weekend which will not only host the world famous Navy Blue Angels, but also the F-22 and F-35 and promises to be better than ever. This is a fantastic way to kick off the holiday weekend and support the museum at the same time!

Featuring several different wineries, hors d’oeuvres, music, and much more, you are guaranteed to have a great time while helping the museum. Come meet air show performers, bid on the great items in our silent auction or raffle, get a photo from our photo booth, and enjoy some great food and wine. Tickets are $65 for non-members, $60 for members (both include wine samples and a commemorative wine glass) and $40 for designated drivers. The party starts at 7 p.m. and lasts till 10 p.m. Please RSVP by August 26.

Tickets may be purchased here.

October 7 - Dinner with a Slice of History
Join us as long time museum supporter, Bill Meixner, presents the history of the air mail, which is the story of the beginning of commercial aviation here in the USA, and how it developed airports, navigation, communications, and pilot safety, and impacted banking and commerce. Come learn about Cleveland's role in this dangerous early aviation profession. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. with the presentation to follow. Seats are limited, please RSVP by October 5. Members $15 and non-members $17.

Tickets may be purchased here.

November 5 - Book Sale / Pancake Breakfast
Details coming soon!

November 11 - Dinner with a Slice of History
Join us for author and pilot Marsha J. Wright's presentation of her mother and pioneer aviatrix Margaret Ray Ringenberg. Wright served as her mother’s speech writer, correspondence secretary, and the writer of her biography. Wright attained her private pilot’s license at age 17 and raced with and against her mother in numerous races. Wright’s presentation is a tribute to her mother who served during WWII as a Women’s Air Force Service Pilot (WASP). The presentation of pictures, anecdotes, and facts presents her mother’s life as a WASP, flight instructor, and race pilot including the ‘Round the World Race. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. with the presentation to follow. Seats are limited, please RSVP by November 9. Members $15 and non-members $17.

Tickets may be purchased here.

November 12 - WOW Conference
Details coming soon!