Club Meeting – 6 August 2016 – 7:00pm

The pre-meeting dinner will be at Frenki’s Capriccio Restaurant – 1004 Boyd Road – Azle, Texas  76020.  We generally meet for dinner starting around 5:15-5:30pm.

Map to Frenki’s Capriccio in Azle, Texas:

The next meeting will be at 7:00pm on Saturday, 6 August 2016 at the Azle Municipal Complex located at 613 Southeast Parkway in Azle, Texas.  FCC Amateur Radio license testing will be available after the meeting – typically around 8:00pm.

Map to meeting location:

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Welcome To The Tri-Country Amateur Radio Club Website

The Tri-County Amateur Radio Club of North Texas – WC5C (American Radio Relay League Affiliated Club) welcomes visitors, and serves the area north and west of Fort Worth, including parts of Parker County, Tarrant County and Wise County.

Most of the club’s activities occur around the west side of Eagle Mountain Lake.  Cities served include Agnes, Aledo, Azle, La Junta, Sanctuary, Springtown, Reno, Lake Worth, Lakeside, Boyd, Paradise, Aurora, Rhome, Fort Worth, Sansom Park, Benbrook, White Settlement, Haslet, Saginaw, Keeter, Briar, Pelican Bay, Weatherford, and Newark.

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Back to School Bash – 13 August 2016

Community Link Back to School Bash – Tarrant County College NW Campus – 13 August 2016

Saginaw CERT and the Saginaw Amateur Radio Club are seeking volunteers to help with our Community Link “Back to School” event on Saturday, August 13th.  The event provides school supplies and other necessary items for our area children.  We are expecting several thousand children and adults and are in need of amateur radio operators to provide instant communications with event staff and first responders.  The event will be held at the Tarrant County College Northwest Campus on Saturday morning.  Volunteers will be needed from 7:00 a.m. until approximately 1:00 p.m.  An event link is provided at the bottom of this message for more details.

Anyone who would like to help with this event, please email saginawarc@gmail.com or reply to this message to sign up or get additional information. 

We will be most appreciative for any help we can get.

For more information about the event, you may visit http://communitylinkmission.org/2016-back-to-school-event/

73’s
Chuck Inmon, KE7IJD

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Austin Summerfest 2016 – 5-6 August 2016

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August 5 & 6, 2016      Crowne Plaza      Austin, Texas

           6121 North IH-35

              NE Corner of IH-35N & US 290E

 Once again it’s time for fun in the sun in central Texas as we make the Capital City the place to be in the middle of the Texas summer.  Come and enjoy old friends, the swapfest, and all the events at Austin Summerfest 2016, and the ARRL South Texas Section Convention.  And as always, we also host the Summer Meeting of the Texas VHF-FM Society.

More information can be found by going to the Austin Summerfest 2016 website.

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