IRS Approves Wilson Amateur Radio Club, Inc. as a 501(c)(3) Organization

We are please to announce that the Wilson ARC is now a federal income tax exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.  Organizations exempt under IRC Section 501(c)(3) are also classified as either public charities or private foundations.  The IRS has determined that the Wilson ARC is a public charity under IRC Section 501(a)(2).

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2019 WARC Membership

Dear WARC Members,

It is time to renew your membership in the Wilson Amateur Radio Club. We will have member information sheets for you to review and fill in any missing information at our January 5, 2019 meeting. We ask that all members please fill these out to help us identify areas of interest to our membership and work to have more programs of interest to our members, obtain required information for ARRL Affiliated Club status, and a member directory. We will be working on some exciting changes in 2019 and sincerely want to have you be a part of them as we move the club forward and work to enhance it. If you cannot attend our next meeting on Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 6:00 PM in Room 122 of Labry Hall of Cumberland University we will be mailing your renewal form for you to complete and return to us along with your dues for 2019.

Club dues are $20 for individuals or $30 per family.  To join the  Wilson Amateur Radio Club, download, print, complete, and mail the membership application, along with your check made out to “Wilson Amateur Radio Club, Inc.” or “Wilson ARC” to:

Wilson ARC
c/o  Michael Wright
302 Chrissa Lane
Lebanon, TN 37087

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If you do not wish to renew your membership at this time please let us know at n4maw[at]arrl.net so we can mark you inactive. You will remain on our roster as an inactive member until 31 Dec 2019 and removed from the roster completely on January 1, 2020.

73,
Michael Wright, N4MAW
2019 Secretary/Treasurer
Wilson Amateur Radio Club, Inc.

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2019 Meetings & VE Test Sessions

With a new year upon us once again it is time to update our calendars with meeting and VE Test session dates, times, and locations. Please note the following dates and times on your calendars.

Monthly Meetings

Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 6:00 PM – 2nd Saturday in June due to Phoenix Ball
Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Saturday, August 3, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Saturday, September 7, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 6:00 PM – 2020 Officer Elections
Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 6:00 PM – Christmas Potluck Dinner

VE Test Sessions:

Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 1:30 PM
Sunday, April 28, 2019 at 1:30 PM
Sunday, July 28, 2019 at 1:30 PM
Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 1:30 PM

Other Events:

Field Day:  June 22-23, 2019, Location TBD
HamQuest 2019:  Saturday, July 27, 2019 Opens at 8:00 AM at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center, Lebanon, TN.

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Wilson ARC Meeting – Saturday, 5 January 2019

The next Wilson ARC meeting will be:

5 January 2019 –  6:00 PM in the Room 122 of Labry Hall on the campus of Cumberland University in Lebanon, TN.

NOTICE: Unless otherwise noted, the Wilson Amateur Radio Club will hold its monthly meetings, and conduct all VE Test sessions, in Room 122 of Labry Hall on the campus of Cumberland University in Lebanon, TN.

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VE Testing – Sunday, 28 October 2017

Details of the next VE Testing Session in Lebanon, TN are shown below:

DATE:  28 October 2018  ( Sunday )

TIME:  1:30 PM  ( No pre-registration required.  Walk-ins allowed )

LOCATION:       Google Map

Cumberland University Campus
Labry Hall, Room 122
One Cumberland Square
Lebanon, TN  37087

WHAT YOU NEED ON TEST DAY

IDENTIFICATION:  You are required to provide sufficient identification to prove your identity. A legal photo ID and/or other formal photo IDs such as driver’s license, passport, government ID,  work ID, school ID, etc. will serve as sufficient identification. Bring at least two forms of identification.  Persons without photo IDs must bring two alternate forms of identification. For example: non-photo ID, Social Security Card, Birth Certificate, employment ID, school ID or report card, bank statement or other business correspondence that specifically names the person and includes the mailing address shown on FCC Form 605.

TEST FEE:  $15.00

OTHER INFO:  Applicants upgrading must bring the original and a copy of their current license.  You will also need a photo ID such as a driver’s license, work ID, school ID, etc. (as noted above).

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Wilson ARC Meeting – Saturday, 6 October 2018

The next Wilson ARC meeting will be:

6 October 2018 –  6:00 PM in the Room 122 of Labry Hall on the campus of Cumberland University in Lebanon, TN.

NOTICE: Unless otherwise noted, the Wilson Amateur Radio Club will hold its monthly meetings, and conduct all VE Test sessions, in Room 122 of Labry Hall on the campus of Cumberland University in Lebanon, TN.

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