The Boys & Girls Club of Fort Atkinson is hosting their annual Wings & Wheels Fly-In Breakfast on Sunday, June 1st from 8am-noon at the new Chemair hangar located at the Fort Atkinson Municipal Airport on Hwy K between Fort Atkinson and Jefferson.
The event is sponsored by Jones Dairy Farm and features a traditional all-you-can-eat country-style breakfast cooked by Chef Philip Jones, president of Jones Dairy Farm. On the menu, French toast, pure maple syrup, Jones sausage, coffee, juice and milk. The cost for the breakfast is $8.00 for adults and $5.00 for children ages 12 and under. In addition to Jones Dairy Farm, Premier Bank and Havill Spoerl have committed to “Fly to BE GREAT” to support the Club. Other sponsors include Fort Health Care, Southwest Airlines, Wisconsin Packaging Company, MK Cellular, Kwik Trip, Day Insurance and Johnson Bank. In kind and raffle donations were provided by Festival Foods and Fort Car Wash.
The morning will feature a vintage rides and new glides car show, kid’s activities, a 50/50 raffle cow tag drop, raffle items including Southwest Airlines travel vouchers, and much more! Local pilots are also donating their aircraft, fuel and piloting skills to provide airplane rides for purchase to support the Club. Airplane rides are $30 for 1 passenger, $50 for 2 passengers or $60 for 3 passengers and all proceeds will benefit the Club. New this year, there is an early bird special for airplane rides taken from 8am-9am! Early bird pricing is $25 for 1 passenger, $45 for two passengers and $55 for three passengers.
All proceeds from this event will support the Boys & Girls Club of Fort Atkinson which was established in 2006 to provide children in the Fort Atkinson community a positive place to go after school. Currently the Club supports over 250 members at Luther, Purdy and Rockwell Elementary Schools. The Club will also be offering a new summer program from June 16th- August 22nd. For more information on the Boys & Girls Club of Fort Atkinson or Wings & Wheels, visit their website at www.bgcfortatkinson.org or “Like” the Club on Facebook.