2017 Calendar


- SGC sponsored activities

- Other activities to be held at the Ephrata Municipal Airport

- Other activities by Northwest soaring clubs

- Other local general aviation related activities


During the off-season, SGC General Membership Meetings are held on the first Monday of the month at 7:00 PM at the Museum of Flight on Boeing Field. During flying season, pilots converge at our Clubhouse in Ephrata.

Board of Directors meetings are held in various locations. All members are welcome to sit in on any board meeting. Contact a board member to confirm meeting location and time. 

  April 22/23, Opening weekend for Ephrata soaring season (Bathhouse opens May 1)

  May 1, 7:00PM, SGC General Membership Meeting - Museum of Flight

  May 9, 7:00PM, SGC Board of Directors Meeting, Bellevue Library Conference Room #4

  May 27 - 29, 9TH Annual Ephrata DUST UP

  May 30 - June 3, Evergreen Soaring Ephrata Encampment

  June 2 - 9, Wiederkehr Group Ephrata Encampment

  June 6, 7:00PM, SGC Board of Directors Meeting, Kirkland Library Large Conference Room

  June 10 - 17, Region 8 Super Regionals Soaring Competition at Ephrata (Practice Days June 10 & 11)

  June 18 - 24, WVSC Ephrata Encampment

  June 26 - July 2, Twisp Expedition (pending - subject to Board approval)

  July 3 - 9, Ephrata OLC encampment (subject to towpilot availability)

  July 15 - 23, WVSC Alvord Safari. Contact Steve Rander 707-688-6193

  July 24 - August 6, Mackay, ID 2017 Regatta, limited space for non-motor gliders, get your motel reservations early.
    Contact Tom Dixon 208-867-6953

  July 29 - August 7, Cowley Summer Camp, Cowley Alberta. Wide open 4,000' grass field with on-field camping, aerotow and Roman winch.
    Hotels 12 miles SE in Pincher Creek. See http://www.soaring.ab.ca/cowley.html and lethbridge.soaring@gmail.com for further info.

  September 11, 7:00PM, SGC General Membership Meeting - Museum of Flight

  October 2, 7:00PM, SGC General Membership Meeting - Museum of Flight

  November 4 (Tentative), SGC Awards Banquet and Social

  December 4, 7:00PM, SGC General Membership Meeting - Museum of Flight

 SSA Contest Calendar

 Soaring Safety Foundation FIRC Schedule (Select FlightTraining Programs/FIRC Information/FIRC Schedules)

 Washington Aerospace Club Rocket Launch Calendar for Various Pacific Northwest Sites

 Port of Ephrata Aviation Events Schedule Link

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