|The Columbia Amateur Radio Society (CARS) is group of amateur radio operators that meet in Lake City Florida.|
|The purpose of the club is to stimulate and promote an interest in amateur radio,|
|To further the progress and maintain the traditions of amateur radio,|
|To provide emergency communications and to assist other organizations requesting communications services, |
|To provide assistance wherever possible in situations of amateur or other interference with reception of AM, FM, TV |
|and other broadcasting services,|
|To establish a program of educating, training and examination for amateur licensing,|
|To provide technical assistance to anyone requesting such in the interest of amateur radio|
|To further the spirit of fraternalism through social activities for the club members and their families.|
- Club Dues and Membership:
- All dues begin in January of each year. Dues are $20.00 if paid by the last day of January.
Checks should be made out to
Columbia Amateur Radio Society and mailed to the treasurer:
1273 NW Klondike Glen
Lake City, FL 3255
- News and Events:
- If you have any items of interest to the club membership, contact the Newsletter Editor,
Colen Boutwell at (386) 752-8239 or email WA5RKR@gmail.com.
- Emergency Operations:
- Issues concerning emergency preparedness, contact Richard Heston, KE4BQI (EC for Columbia County) at (386) 984-0077.
- Licensing, Upgrades, or Testing:
- Contact Colen Boutwell, WA5RKR, Chief VEC, CAVEC at (386) 752-8239.
- The Columbia Amateur Radio Society (CARS) mailing address:
- 267 SE Fawn Gln, Lake City, FL 32025