Fictitious City Radio Club
Since 1978, the Fictitious City Radio Club (FCRC) has been a fixture in the local ham radio community, offering a platform for newcomers and seasoned veterans to come together, share, and learn. Today, we are a thriving organization with over 200 active members, a testament to the passion, dedication, and community spirit our founding members cultivated more than 40 years ago.
It's Not Just a Hobby
At FCRC, we see ham radio not just as a hobby, but as a means to forge relationships, contribute to society, and engage with the broader world around us. Our members are an integral part of the RACES (Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service) and ARES (Amateur Radio Emergency Service) programs, stepping in when natural disasters or other emergencies disrupt regular communication channels. Furthermore, we lend our support and expertise to local public service events, ensuring their smooth execution through reliable communication services.
Seminars and Workshops Led By Experienced Hams
As a new ham radio operator, joining FCRC opens a door to a wealth of benefits. Our experienced members, many with over four decades of ham radio practice, are always eager to guide newcomers. This friendly mentorship ranges from mastering the technical aspects of ham radio operation to navigating the unspoken etiquette of the airwaves. Besides hands-on training, we organize regular seminars, workshops, and talks where seasoned members share their rich experiences, invaluable tips, and fascinating stories from their radio journeys.
Become a Part of a Community
At FCRC, you are not just joining a club, but becoming part of a nurturing community that thrives on shared learning and camaraderie. We host numerous recreational activities throughout the year like field days, contests, and club outings, fostering a culture of fun and fellowship. It’s an environment where lifelong friendships are formed, and experiences are enriched.
Join FCRC Today!
In essence, FCRC offers a vibrant, supportive platform for anyone drawn to the fascinating world of ham radio. If you’re a seasoned ham operator seeking a like-minded community or a novice looking to delve into this captivating hobby, FCRC is ready to welcome you. Don’t just learn ham radio, live it. Join our dynamic and diverse family and add your unique frequency to the symphony of signals that is the Fictitious City Radio Club. Sign up today and begin this exciting journey with us!