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The Civil Air Patrol Program

August 15 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Museum of Idaho Speaker Series Event w/ Cadet Major Mitzi Garnier

No pre-registration for Museum Club is required. Museum Club is included with museum admission. As always, members get in free! Not a member yet? Become one now!

Since Civil Air Patrol’s formation during the earliest days of World War II, this vigilant organization of citizen airmen has been committed to service to America. Founded Dec. 1, 1941, to mobilize the nation’s civilian aviation resources for national defense service, CAP has evolved into a premier public service organization that still carries out emergency service missions when needed — in the air and on the ground.

As a Total Force partner and auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force, Civil Air Patrol is there to search for and find the lost, provide comfort in times of disaster and work to keep the homeland safe. It’s more than 64,000 members selflessly devote their time, energy, and expertise toward the well-being of their communities while also promoting aviation and related fields through aerospace/STEM education and helping shape future leaders through CAP’s cadet program.

Civil Air Patrol’s missions for America are many, and today’s adults and cadets perform their duties with the same vigilance as its founding members — preserving CAP’s 82-year legacy of service while maintaining its commitment to nearly 1,500 communities nationwide.

About the speaker:

Cadet Major Mitzi Garnier is 19 years old and was born in Idaho Falls, ID. She has been a member of the Civil Air Patrol for 5 years, achieving the rank of major. Garnier has participated in and led some of the largest leadership and aerospace events across the nation, and is currently serving as the local squadrons cadet commander as well as the Idaho Wing Encampment Cadet Commander. Garnier has come to love aviation more and more everyday with Civil Air Patrol being a heavy encouragement, and will complete her pilots license this summer. Garnier currently works at the local fixed base operator Aero Mark. 

Museum Club is funded in part by Red Cedar Wealth Advisors.

 

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August 15
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