Welcome to the Forsyth Amateur Radio Club Website!
Arduino/Raspberry PI Classes in 2016
New Classes for Arduino/Raspberry PI For 2016!
Next Class Will Be Scheduled in Spring 2016
Classes Usually Start at 9:00 AM & Lasts Until 4:00 PM
This Class Project Will Involve a Raspberry PI II
And Bob Will Elaborate What is Needed In His Email List.
Instructor: Robert Gusek NC4RG
Robert 's (Bob's) Website is Available HERE
You do Not have to be Club Member to Attend!
Classes held at Red Cross Bldg. in WS, N.C.
WINSTON-SALEM CLASSIC HAMFEST June 11, 2016
Saturday, June 11, 2016 7-11AM at the Summit School Dining Hall, 2100 Reynolda Rd. Winston-Salem
Tailgate setup at 7am, public admission inside at 8am
$5 admission (testing by pre- registration only- email firstname.lastname@example.org)
Next Club Meeting Will Be Monday June 13, 2016
Program TBA soon. The Meeting Starts at 7:30 PM Come Early For A Good Seat!
Download the latest newsletter here!
Testing will be offered before the General Meeting
In The Testing Room Up Stairs at 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Show Up Early And Bring Proper Paperwork
(See Testing Page For Pre-Requirements & Information)
Don't Forget That Club Dues Are Due Now For 2016!
NOTICE! The September Program "What is The Best Antenna"
Was a Hugh Hit! The Entire Program By Charles Kluttz W4TMR
And Gene Bowman WB4MSG Was Recorded and Posted Here!
Be Sure To Read The Announcements Page - Here!
FARC is now participating in the Amazon Smiles Program.
The basics of the program are - If you buy something from Amazon,
FARC gets a small Monitary Contribution from the Program!
Click HERE to get the details of how to sign up!
Last Year's 2015 Field Day Pictures Are Available Now - Click HERE!
The Forsyth Amateur Radio Club promotes, supports, and encourages the hobby and use of Ham Radio!
FARC Meets on the 2nd Monday of every Month, 7:30pm, at the RED CROSS BUILDING,
690 COLISEUM DR. in WINSTON-SALEM, NORTH CAROLINA.
New 2016 Club Officers & Leaders:
President: Jim Atkins W4UX
Vice President: Harold Richardson N4HER
Newsletter: Don Edwards WS4NC
Secretary: Terry Brown AK4D
Treasurer: Henry Heidtmann W2DZO
VEC Session Manager/Tech. Engineer: Dale Mierisch WB9SZL
Hamfest Chairman: David Shoaf KC4X
Field Day Chairman: Darryl Knight N5WK
Public Relations: Melissa Hall W4RXG
Hospitality Coordinator: Kent Englebert K4HKE
W4NC Live: Henry Heidtmann W2DZO
Congratulations To Our New 2016 Officers!
Can't make the club meeting? No problem! - View regular club meetings Online!
Visit the website below, or just click the green "W4NC Live" button on the side panel!
CLUB BUSINESS MEETING:
Our club business meeting occurs on the 3rd Monday of the month - Front Meeting Room
Currently Ham's Restaurant at 414 S Stratford Rd, Winston-Salem, NC 27103 (Thruway)
The Business Meeting is an open meeting and all are encouraged and invited to attend!
Club Sponsored Events:
- Operation of 3 W4NC repeaters:
146.64 (-600 MHz, PL 100Hz - Winston-Salem),
145.47-600 MHz, PL 100Hz - Sauratown Mountain)
444.275 MHz (Winston-Salem-PL100hz)
- A state of the art ham shack available to all of our licensed members
- Sponsorship of the "Triad" of events-
- January Winston-Salem FirstFest (2nd Saturday in January),
- June Winston-Salem Classic Hamfest (2nd Saturday in June)
- Participation (with all the trimmings) in Field Day
- Participation in contesting events.
- Sponsorship of Forsyth County ARES
- Amateur License Testing through W4VEC (One hour before the Monthly Meeting)
- Publication of a monthly newsletter, which is available on this website.
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W4NC.COM is constantly being updated -
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