Forsyth Amateur Radio Club of Winston Salem, NC - Established Dec. 30, 1930  

Welcome to the Forsyth Amateur Radio Club Website!

Arduino/Raspberry PI Classes in 2015!
The Last Class "Basic Weather Station II" Was A Hugh Hit!
Next Class Will Be Scheduled on Saturday Nov. 21, 2015

Class Starts 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.

Next Club Meeting Will Be Monday October 12, 2015! At 7:30 PM
The Program will be "What is CERT"
by Leigha Cordell,
Community Emergency Response Team
Logistics Officer, Winston-Salem/
Forsyth County Emergency Management.
FCC exams will be offered starting at 6:20 PM.

Details Will Pe Posted Here soon!

NOTICE! The September Program "What is The Best Antenna"
Was a Hugh Hit! The Entire Program By Charles Kluttz W4TMZ
And Gene Bowman WB4MSG Was Recorded and Posted Here!

This Years 2015 Field Day Pictures Are Available Now - Click Photos
Click on the 2015 Field ay Link - Or Click

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!

This Years 2015 Field Day Pictures Are Available Now - Click Photos
Click on the 2015 Field ay Link - Or 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,

2015 Club Officers:

President: Jerry Minor K4GW
Vice-President: Jim Atkins W4UX
Newsletter: Don Edwards WS4NC
Secretary: Terry Brown AK4D
Treasurer: Henry Heidtmann W2DZO
VEC Session Manager/Tech. Engineer:
Dale Mierisch WB9SZL
W4NC Live: Raymond Taber WX5AAA

Reminder: Anual Club Dues are Due Now!

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!

Our club business meeting occurs on the 3rd Monday of the month - Meeting Room
Currently at Oscar's Grille & Tavern 3348 Robinhood Rd, Winston-Salem, NC 27106
The Business Meeting is open and all are 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)
  • Sponsorship of The North Carolina QSO Party
  • 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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    Can't Make The Club Meeting? Click "W4NC Live"
    Next Club Meeting on Monday OCT 12, 2015


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FARC Encourages All Hams to Support The American Red Cross!

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