Amateur Radio License Test Session



Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 2:30pm - 4:00pm


Watauga County Public Library
140 Queen St.
Bopne, NC 28607


The Watauga Amateur Radio Club ( will hold an Amateur Radio License Test Session at the Watauga County Public Library in Boone beginning at 2:30 pm on Saturday, March 16, 2019. Please bring a photo ID, $10 test fee (cash or check), pencils, and optionally a calculator. You must provide either your Social Security Number or (preferred) your Federal Registration Number (FRN). You may obtain an FRN from the FCC before the test; visit to get started.

Wild fires devastated California during the summer of 2018. Both land-line and cell phone coverage was quickly
lost from either power loss or fire damage to the cell towers; ham radio was THE way to communicate. See “Ama-
teur Radio Emergency Service Volunteers Assist in California Fire Response” (

Become an amateur radio operator and be ready to help in a disaster.



Name: Bill Bauldry,WARC VE Team Leader
  • Closest Town or City:
    • Boone
  • County:
    • Watauga
  • Event Category:
    • Rec/Leisure,
    • Non-Profit
  • Additional Info:
    • Alcohol-Free,
    • Family Friendly

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