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

Welcome to the Forsyth Amateur Radio Club Website!

Arduino Classes in 2015!
Classes will be announced Here for 2015
Class Starts at 9:00 AM & Lasts Until 4:00 PM
You do Not have to be Club Member to Attend!
Classes held at Red Cross Bldg. in WS, N.C.

Be Sure To Read The Announcements Page Here!

NOTICE! Our next Meeting will be on Monday March 9, 2015.

The program will be SKYWARN weather spotter training by Phil Badgett from the
Raleigh office of the NOAA. We try to offer this every two years to keep or local weather
spotters training current. There will be high attendance so arrive early to get a good seat.
The program starts at 7:15 PM SHARP
We are starting 15 minutes early due to the length of the program

The FARC Arduino Project & Classes By Bob Gusek NC4RG Continuing!
The Next Arduino Class will be scheduled Soon!

March 2015 Newsletter Available now - Click 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 Years 2014 Field Day Pictures are still available - Click Photos
Click on the links at the bottom of the Page!

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: Bob Gusek NC4RG/Don Edwards WS4NC
Secretary: Terry Brown AK4D
Treasurer: Henry Heidtmann W2DZO
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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    Next Club Meeting on Monday MAR 09, 2015


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FARC Encourages All Hams to Support The American Red Cross!

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