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Skywarn Weather Training Zoom Training>

Please complete by the end of March. The training link is below:

https://www.meted.ucar.edu/training_course.php?id=23/.


Your Annual Club Membership Dues are Needed.

We are a 501(c)3 Organization, so any Donations to the Forsyth Amateur Radio Club are tax deductable!!!

Please support the club by paying your membership dues ($25 per year) and any donations. Dues and donations can be paid by mail to FARC, Inc., PO Box 11361, Winston-Salem, NC, 27116 or can easily be paid online with PayPal.me!!!

To Pay Dues and to make dondations Using PayPal: To use PayPal.me, you must have a PayPal account. Click on the "Contact Info, How to Join FARC and Using PayPal.me to Pay Annual Dues" tab to your left or click on the link below.

Contact Info, How to Join FARC and Using PayPal.me to Pay Annual Dues and Make Donations


March 8 FARC Member Meeting
Topic: How to Spruce Up Your QRZ Webpage by Brian Harrison-KN4R!!

I have always wondered how best to dress up my QRZ webpage. Brian has always had great presentations in the past!!! This will be no exception.

Due to covid restrictions, this club meeting will be held via Zoom Conferencing on Monday, March 8 at 7:30 pm. Zoom codes to access this meeting are in the table of Forsyth Amateur Radio Club Meetings below in the row of codes for the 2nd Monday night meeting.

The red link below is to the latest (February 2021) FARC newsletter!
February 2021 Newsletter

Listing of Forsyth Amateur Radio Club Meetings

All meetings listed below are held currently via Zoom video due to the Corvid-19 virus restrictions. Feel free to join us at any meeting. You only need to have Zoom installed on your computer or phone. Prior to the meeting time, get the Zoom program running. Then click on the "Join a Meeting" tab.

Zoom meeting access information is shown in the last column. The club call sign in lower case is the pw. Repeater tab has access info for the Auxcomm-ARES Thursday meeting.

AuxComm-ARES Training and News

Upcoming Training Classes: Forsyth County WebEOC Just-In-Time Training (FOR-WEBEOC-JIT).
Online class: Tuesday, February 23 from 10am to 12:30pm. Info link below:

https://terms.ncem.org/TRS/courseDesc.do?sourcePage=courseSearch&cofId=131188/.

Online Class: Wednesday, March 3, 2021 from 9am to 11:30pm. Info link below:

https://terms.ncem.org/TRS/courseDesc.do?sourcePage=courseSearch&cofId=132243/.

Online Class Date: Tuesday, May 4, 2021 from 9am to 11:30pm. Info link below:

https://terms.ncem.org/TRS/courseDesc.do?sourcePage=courseSearch&cofId=132244/.

Please join in to the Thursday night AuxComm-ARES meetings listed in the table above

NOTE: The FARC Hamfest scheduled for April 24, 2021 has been postponed.

Status: VEC license testing-Dale-WB9SZL

New license testing and license upgrades in this area are governed by W4VEC. W4VEC has ruled that local testing sessions are cancelled through December 31, 2020 and remote testing is not being considered. SAFETY FOR THE VE'S AND APPLICANTS IS ALWAYS OUR FIRST PRIORITY. Open air testing is being considered. Some areas have cancelled testing for the beginning of next year. Please stay tuned for additional or changed information on this subject. Thank you for your understanding.

Upcoming FARC Meetings and Events.

Monday, February 15, 2021: Zoom FARC Board of Directors Business Meeting via Zoom

Monday, March 8, 2021, 7:30 pm: Zoom FARC Member Meeting. Topic: Brian Harrison-KN4R will show how to spruce up your QRZ webpage

Monday, March 15, 2021: Zoom FARC Board of Directors Business Meeting via Zoom

Monday, April 12, 2021 7:30 pm: Zoom FARC Member Meeting. Topic: Steve-WA3RTC will present a program on a home brew AUX CTL project

Monday, April 19, 2021 7:30 pm: Zoom FARC Board of Directors Business Meeting via Zoom

Saturday, April 24, 2021, Notice, the FARC HAMFEST previously scheduled for this date has been postponed.

Saturday-Sunday, June 26-27, 2021: ARRL Field Day!!!

Saturday, October 16, 2021, 7 am - Noon: FARC HAMFEST!!!

Science Net on 147.315

Science Net--Note from Dr. Robert Meier-AA9AU below:

Please join us every Tuesday 8p on K4GW 147.315-(100.0) to discuss new and/or interesting developments in science and science fiction. From amateur to expert there's something for everyone. Each week has a five-minute "Back to Basics" presentation on some subject, and the latest speculative news in science. In between, attendees ask questions to be answered immediately or researched for answer next week. Everybody, including you, knows something. Lurkers welcome. Bring your interest.

Technical Discussion and Project Building Group Meetings

This is of interest to FARC members and non-FARC members. There is a Technical Discussion and Project Building Group that meets at 7:30 PM. Meetings are held for those interested in exploring and building various types of electronic projects. There is a lot of show-and-tell as well as technical discussions on many topics. For more information, Steve Patterson-WA3RTC may be contacted.