Events & Meetings

The Edmonton Rocketry Club hosts several events throughout the year, as well as being invited to other events to showcase rocketry.




EVENTS & MEETINGS:

Our monthly club meetings are held at Telus World of Science!


December

Due To Cold Weather The December 7th Model Rocket Launch has been moved to December 28.


ERC Christmas Dinner

Saturday, December 14, 2019 @ 6 PM - 9 PM

The December meeting will be our annual Christmas Dinner for all members and their families.
State & Main is located at Southgate Mall, 5015 111St NW #850

RSVP:
Please email us at erc@edmontonrocketry.net if you wish to join us for a great evening of food, socializing and trivia.


Model Rocket Launch

Saturday, December 28, 2019 @ 11 AM - 3:00 PM


The Edmonton Rocketry Club will be having a model rocket launch at the below location in St Albert. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Directions to Launch Site  

Launch Fees:
ERC paid members flying models – free
Juniors (under 18) flying models - Free
Seniors (18 and above) flying models - $5.00
All you need to bring is you model rocket, motors and igniters.
Launch pads, controllers and ejection wadding will be provided.

Please check back here before heading out to the launch site.  We will announce if the launch is a go or if we have to cancel due to bad weather.


January

ERC AGM & Monthly Meeting

Saturday, January 11, 2020 @ 7 PM - 8:30 PM

The Edmonton Rocketry Club is having a monthly meeting at Telus World of Science. 
The meeting is free and all ages are welcome!

This meeting will include our AGM for 2020 and discussions on our upcoming AARM-50 event.  

Come and join us and meet other people interested in model rockets, join in our group discussion on motor training and anything rocket related.

We hope to see you there:)


Model Rocket Launch

Saturday, January 25, 2020 @ 11 AM - 3:00 PM


The Edmonton Rocketry Club will be having a model rocket launch at the below location in St Albert. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Directions to Launch Site  

Launch Fees:
ERC paid members flying models – free
Juniors (under 18) flying models - Free
Seniors (18 and above) flying models - $5.00
All you need to bring is you model rocket, motors and igniters.
Launch pads, controllers and ejection wadding will be provided.

Please check back here before heading out to the launch site.  We will announce if the launch is a go or if we have to cancel due to bad weather.


February

ERC Monthly Meeting

Saturday, February 8, 2020 @ 7 PM - 8:30 PM

The Edmonton Rocketry Club is having a monthly meeting at Telus World of Science. 
The meeting is free and all ages are welcome!

This meeting will include our Fire & Ice prep meeting.

Come and join us and meet other people interested in model rockets, join in our group discussion on motor training and anything rocket related.

We hope to see you there:)


ERC Fire & Ice 2020 High Power Rocket Launch

Saturday, February 29, 2020
9 AM - 5 PM

The Edmonton Rocketry Club is excited to host Fire & Ice 2020 high power rocket launch. The launch will be held at Viking AB on Saturday, February 29, 2020 from 09:00 - 17:00.

March 1, 7,or 8th are our backup dates in case of bad weather. We are expecting a ceiling of 10,000 feet AGL.

The launch is open to the public and everyone is welcome to attend. There will be flights with rocket motors sized A - M!

Rockets L - M sized - Contact us prior to launch to ensure that we can accommodate your project.

Everyone wishing to fly rockets must have a valid CAR-ACF membership card with them. CAR-ACF insurance will be in effect for CAR-ACF members flying at this event.

  • Juniors (under 18) flying Models only - Free
  • Juniors flying High Power - $20.00
  • Over 18 flying Models only - $10.00
  • Over 18 flying High Power - $25.00

We do need volunteers for setup and take down, if you are able to help for setup please show up at the site at 08:00.

Directions To Launch Site

We hope that you will join us for this exciting event! 

Please check back here before heading out to the launch site.  We will announce if the launch is a go or if we have to use one of our backup dates due to poor weather.


March

ERC Monthly Meeting

Saturday, March 14, 2020 @ 7 PM - 8:30 PM

The Edmonton Rocketry Club is having a monthly meeting at Telus World of Science. 
The meeting is free and all ages are welcome!

This meeting will include our Fire & Ice recap and AARM-50 preparations.

Come and join us and meet other people interested in model rockets, join in our group discussion on motor training and anything rocket related.

We hope to see you there:)