Chapter 1285

Venice, FL

Welcome to EAA Chapter 1285, Venice, Florida

We encourage anyone interested in flying or aircraft to attend our meetings where we enjoy discussions about all things aviation and also about the homebuilding of aircraft. You do not need to be an EAA member to attend a meeting, you don't need to be a pilot, visitors welcomed!

Chapter 1285 meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month at 7:30 pm-see the calendar page.

 To visit our Facebook Group, search for "EAA Chapter 1285, Venice,FL"  or; select 

The meetings are normally held at the Venice airport in the airport administration building, 150 Airport Ave. E. Park on the east side of the building, and take the outside stairs to the meeting location on the second floor.

 HOWEVER, for the summer we are holding the meetings at  the Venice Municipal Mobile Home Park Community Center: address is:

 780, Firenze Ave E, Venice, FL 34285

Here is a link to a google map: 

To get there, just take Rialto street to Firenze, turn East until it ends, and park.
We look forward to seeing you there!
YOUNG EAGLES-Free airplane rides for students!
Young EAGLES, for students ages 8-17, take place this year October 20th, November 24th, January 19th, February 23rd, March 23rd,April 20th, and May 25th.  Rain dates are the following Saturday. Location is at the ramp at 220 Airport Drive. 
To make a reservation for a free airplane ride please call Paul Cellecz, 941-650-0408 or Dave Cook 941-475-5320. A parent or guardian must accompany the student. 

Dennis King

President, EAA Chapter 1285 

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Saturday, Dec 22 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday, Jan 8 at 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, Jan 15 at 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Tuesday, Jan 15 at 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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