The Foothills Amateur Radio club meets on the 1st Saturday of each month*, starting at 8:00 A.M. at Cagney's Kitchen in Wilkesboro.
The meeting (with breakfast!) usually lasts from 1 to 2 hours.
Feel free to join us!
For directions to Cagney's Kitchen, enter your address in the fields on the left.
*There are 4 exceptions in 2017 to our meeting times. Our August, September, October and December meetings have different dates. Please see the "FARC Club Meeting Exceptions" section below for a full listing.
Our gathering at Field Day will serve as our July meeting - there will be no meeting on July 1st, 2017.
The August 2017 club meeting will be held on Saturday August 12, 2017 - the Catawba Valley (Morganton) Hamfest is on the first Saturday of August (see our calendar) which would conflict with our standard meeting time. Although, feel free to join our carpool on Saturday, August 5th if you are interested in attending this hamfest!
The September 2017 club meeting will be held on Saturday September 9, 2017 - the Shelby Hamfest is on the first Saturday of September (see our calendar) which would conflict with our standard meeting time. Although, feel free to join our carpool on Saturday, September 3rd as we make our yearly pilgrimage to the Shelby Hamfest!
The October 2017 club meeting will be held on Saturday October 14, 2017 as the club has a booth at the Brushy Mountain Apple Festival on Saturday, October 7th. We will be in need of volunteers to help man the booth, so save the date!
The 2017 Club Christmas Dinner is scheduled for Saturday, December 9th, it will start at 6:00PM. It will be held at the Sagebrush Restaurant in Wilkesboro. (Off of 268 on the entrance road to the college.) This is in lieu of our regularly scheduled December meeting; there will NOT be a meeting on December 2nd. Please bring a gift for participation in the Right Family Christmas - men please bring a gift for men, women please bring a gift for women. ($20 limit please.)
The FARC Club Annual Meeting as defined in Article XI of the Club By-Laws is the regularly scheduled November meeting. This meeting shall be held for the election of officers and directors for the following year and the transaction of any other business which may regularly come before the Club. This notice shall satisfy the 15 day notice requirement as set forth in Article XI of the Club By-Laws.