Welcome to the Forsyth Amateur Radio Club Website!
Arduino/Raspberry PI Classes in 2016
New Classes for Arduino/Raspberry PI For 2016!
WINSTON-SALEM FIRST FEST January 14, 2017
Saturday, January 14, 2017 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 October 10, 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)
NOTICE! The September 2015 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!
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.
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
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 (+5 MHz, PL 100Hz - Winston-Salem)
- A state of the art ham shack available to all of our licensed members
- Sponsorship for:
- 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 -
Don't forget to Refresh each Page when visiting!
Can't Make The Club Meeting? Click "W4NC Live"