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*MISSION STATEMENT* The Sierra Foothills Amateur Radio Club of Auburn, California was founded to support and promote the Amateur Radio Service. We are a voluntary, non-profit association of FCC licensed amateur radio operators and others who share interests in developing and promoting the knowledge and advancement of operating techniques and the technical skills related to radio communications. We accomplish these goals through training and practical experience in the Amateur Radio Service, participating in public safety exercises, and through emergency preparedness and international goodwill. We are an Amateur Radio Relay League (ARRL) affiliated Special Service Club. *Guidelines: PLEASE READ!* * MESSAGES: Y ou must be a member of Sierra Foothills Amateur Radio Club to post. We expect all subscribers to this Groups.io to act responsibly. Posts should be related to amateur radio in some manner. * You must be a member of the this group in order to be a member of any of its subgroups. * Please respect your fellow members' time and attention: strive to be clear, concise and courteous. Our subject matter naturally includes matters of opinion; if you happen to disagree with another member please do so without being rude. Personal attacks are not allowed and will be deleted without comment. * Solicitations, other than amateur radio items for sale, are off topic and will be deleted without comment. * All email sent directly to SFARC is moderated. This is done to avoid malicious attachments, spam, and messages from spoofed or compromised mail accounts. Despite these measures there is no guarantee that we'll always succeed; you are encouraged to be vigilant against any and all potential threats arriving via email. The moderators make no guarantees regarding the safety of emails arriving from this or any other Groups.io address. *Monthly meetings:* Held on the 2nd Friday at 7:30pm at the Crossroads Church South Campus Gymnasium, 1101 Auburn Ravine Rd, Auburn. Use the Dairy Road entrance. We also meet on *ZOOM*. More information about SFARC and ZOOM can be found at: w6ek.org ( http://www.w6ek.org ) *© 2021-2022 Sierra Foothills Amateur Radio Club. Content, pictures and all associated materials and text found on this site may be copyrighted and, therefore, cannot be copied or used in whole or in part without the* *consent of the original author(s).*
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Subgroups You Can Join

  • SFARC Contest Coordination
    A sub-group to coordinate contests for SFARC. Please refer to the CALENDAR on the main Group for dates, times, etc. Guidelines: PLEASE READ! * MESSAGES: Y ou must be a member of Sierra Foothills Amateur Radio Club to post. We expect all subscribers to this Groups.io to act responsibly. Posts should be related to amateur radio in some manner. * You must be a member of the primary group in order to be a member of any of its subgroups. * Please respect your fellow members' time and attention: strive to be clear, concise and courteous. Our subject matter naturally includes matters of opinion; if you happen to disagree with another member please do so without being rude. Personal attacks are not allowed and will be deleted without comment. * Solicitations, other than amateur radio items for sale, are off topic and will be deleted without comment. * All email sent directly to SFARC is moderated. This is done to avoid malicious attachments, spam, off-topic messages, and messages from spoofed or compromised mail accounts. Despite these measures there is no guarantee that we'll always succeed; you are encouraged to be vigilant against any and all threats arriving via email. Your SFARC moderators make no guarantees regarding the safety of emails arriving from this or any other Groups.io address.
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    16 Members, 15 Topics, Public Archives, Last Post:
  • ARRL Field Day 2018
    Use this subgroup to share information regarding Field Day 2018. Check the FILES/FIELD DAYS/2018 tab on the left for related files.
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    13 Members, 17 Topics, Archives Viewable By Parent Group, Last Post:
  • ARRL Field Day 2019
    SFARC Field Day committee
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    18 Members, 43 Topics, Public Archives, Last Post:
  • ARRL Field Day 2020
    This sub-group is used to coordinate planning and activities for 2020 ARRL Field Day
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    13 Members, 6 Topics, Public Archives, Last Post:
  • ARRL Field Day 2021
    This subgroup is designed to collect and organize information and planning for Club participation in the ARRL 2021 Field Day.
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    12 Members, 20 Topics, Public Archives, Last Post:
  • ARRL Field Day 2022
    This is a sub-group intended for Field Day 2022 planning and coordination. Guidelines: PLEASE READ! * MESSAGES: You must be a member of Sierra Foothills Amateur Radio Club to post. We expect all subscribers to this Groups.io to act responsibly. Posts should be related to amateur radio in some manner. * You must be a member of the primary group in order to be a member of any of its subgroups. * Please respect your fellow members' time and attention: strive to be clear, concise and courteous. Our subject matter naturally includes matters of opinion; if you happen to disagree with another member please do so without being rude. Personal attacks are not allowed and will be deleted without comment. * Solicitations, other than amateur radio items for sale, are off topic and will be deleted without comment. * All email sent directly to SFARC is moderated. This is done to avoid malicious attachments, spam, off-topic messages, and messages from spoofed or compromised mail accounts. Despite these measures there is no guarantee that we'll always succeed; you are encouraged to be vigilant against any and all threats arriving via email. Your SFARC moderators make no guarantees regarding the safety of emails arriving from this or any other Groups.io address.
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    20 Members, 14 Topics, Archives Viewable By Parent Group, Last Post:
  • SFARC Hamfests
    This is the subgroup for the SFARC Hamfest Planning Committee. This subgroup will service as our means of communication and depository of relevant Hamfest information. Guidelines: PLEASE READ! * MESSAGES: You must be a member of Sierra Foothills Amateur Radio Club to post. We expect all subscribers to this Groups.io to act responsibly. Posts should be related to amateur radio in some manner. * You must be a member of the primary group in order to be a member of any of its subgroups. * Please respect your fellow members' time and attention: strive to be clear, concise and courteous. Our subject matter naturally includes matters of opinion; if you happen to disagree with another member please do so without being rude. Personal attacks are not allowed and will be deleted without comment. * Solicitations, other than amateur radio items for sale, are off topic and will be deleted without comment. * All email sent directly to SFARC is moderated. This is done to avoid malicious attachments, spam, off-topic messages, and messages from spoofed or compromised mail accounts. Despite these measures there is no guarantee that we'll always succeed; you are encouraged to be vigilant against any and all threats arriving via email. Your SFARC moderators make no guarantees regarding the safety of emails arriving from this or any other Groups.io address.
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    34 Members, 17 Topics, Archives Viewable By Parent Group, Last Post:
  • w6ek | JOTA
    The sub-group for planning and coordinating the annual Jamboree On The Air (JOTA).  Join the group and be a part of the biggest Ham Radio event of the year!  Over 1.4 million scouts in 152 countries around the world participate each year.
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    6 Members, 11 Topics, Archives Viewable By Parent Group, Last Post:
  • SFARC SOTA Group
    This Group is dedicated to SFARC members with interest in Summits on the Air (SOTA) ... a good place to share information and plan the next SOTA event. Guidelines: PLEASE READ! * MESSAGES: Y ou must be a member of Sierra Foothills Amateur Radio Club to post. We expect all subscribers to this Groups.io to act responsibly. Posts should be related to amateur radio in some manner. * You must be a member of the primary group in order to be a member of any of its subgroups. * Please respect your fellow members' time and attention: strive to be clear, concise and courteous. Our subject matter naturally includes matters of opinion; if you happen to disagree with another member please do so without being rude. Personal attacks are not allowed and will be deleted without comment. * Solicitations, other than amateur radio items for sale, are off topic and will be deleted without comment. * All email sent directly to SFARC is moderated. This is done to avoid malicious attachments, spam, off-topic messages, and messages from spoofed or compromised mail accounts. Despite these measures there is no guarantee that we'll always succeed; you are encouraged to be vigilant against any and all threats arriving via email. Your SFARC moderators make no guarantees regarding the safety of emails arriving from this or any other Groups.io address.
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    8 Members, 7 Topics, Public Archives, Restricted, Last Post:
  • w6ek | Training
    This is the subgroup of the SFARC Training Committee.  The Committee is currently working on establishing a Technician Class to bring new hams to the hobby.  All members interested in helping are welcome to join this group.
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    16 Members, 125 Topics, Archives Viewable By Parent Group, Last Post:
  • VE Testing Discussion Group
    This sub-group exists for the discussion and promotion of Club-sponsored Volunteer Examiner (VE) sessions. The idea is to arrive at a means and schedule to make VE testing a regularly scheduled event in the spirit of perpetuating the amateur radio hobby. And, to provide interested persons a means of obtaining an amateur radio license. Suggestions and open discussion is encouraged.
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