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Greetings from the Bell Museum! Spring 2022 is here! In addition to Thursday Evening Bingo, the
Museum will once again participate in the Memorial Day program and Mentone's Egg Festival. Make
plans to attend these events, or come visit the Museum. Tour of the Museum is by appointment only.

Evening Bingo at the Bell Museum on Thursdays, May 5th & May 19th

Bingo at the Museum - An Evening Event
Join us for two nights of bingo in May at the Bell Museum.
Event starts at 6:00 pm for regular bingo and 5:30 for early birds.
Doors open at 4:30 pm. Cost is $15.00.

Memorial Day Program on Sunday, May 29th

Memorial Day Program
The Lawrence D. Bell Aircraft Museum and the Mentone Chamber of Commerce is hosting their annual
Memorial Day Program on Sunday, May 29th at 2:00 PM at the Mentone Cemetery. This event is in
remembrance of local community veterans who had served our country. A reception will take place
immediately following the program at the Bell Aircraft Museum, located on 210 South Oak St.
The program will take place in the Baptist Church next to the museum as alternate site if rain occurs.

Rotors Over Mentone 2021

Pictured above is Phil Smith (left), who was the event speaker for the 12th
Annual "Rotors Over Mentone" event's program on Sep 11th. On hand were
American Huey 369 (upper right) and Cleveland Helicopter Services (bottom right)
who both offered rides to the public. The weather was great which allowed
visiting helicopters from the area to attend as well.

Bell Museum Remembers Board Member Linda Cochran

Linda Cochran with family at Rotors (2015)
and with Museum President Tim Croy (2020)

The Bell Aircraft Museum and its supporters were very saddened to learn of the passing
of Linda Cochran on Aug 11th. Linda served as a Board Member and was former secretary
for the Museum. She had helped organize local events including Rotors Over Mentone.
She was a key member of curating and supporting the Mentone Historical Museum. She
was also known for giving tours at each of the museums.

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