EVENTS & MEETINGS

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


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CURRENT EVENTS & MEETINGS:

Our monthly club meetings are normally held at Telus World of Science. Due to current world events we will be having our monthly meetings over Zoom video conferencing until further notice.

December


Model Rocket Launch Cancelled Due to Poor Weather

Saturday, December 4, 2021 @ 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM


ERC Christmas Dinner Social At State & Main In Southgate Center

Saturday, December 11, 2021 @ 6 PM - 9 PM

The ERC is having their annual Christmas Dinner Social & Meeting at State & Main in South Gate Center located at 5015 111 St NW Unit 850.

This invite is open to all members and their guests. Proof of vaccinations is required. The space we have is open to all ages. All attendees are responsible for their own food and beverage bill. We will have trivia and prizes.

Please RSVP to erc@edmontonrocketry.net to let us know with how many people you will be attending.

We hope to see you there!

JANUARY


ERC JANUARY SWAP MEET

Saturday, January 8, 2022 @ 7 PM - 8:30 PM

The Edmonton Rocketry Club is having a in person rocket swap meet, this will take place instead of our Zoom meeting.

More details and location to follow.

FEBRUARY


ERC February Monthly Meeting via Zoom

Saturday, February 12, 2022 @ 7 PM - 8:30 PM

The Edmonton Rocketry Club is having a monthly meeting over Zoom video conferencing. The meeting is free and all ages are welcome!

Come join us and meet other people interested in model rockets, join in our group discussion about anything rocket related, find out about upcoming rocket launches and other events, and get help with your model rocket builds.

This meeting will include a discussion of our upcoming "Fire & Ice High Power Launch" this month and a "Show & Tell". We ask those that want to participate to show us your rockets over Zoom video, and share what you are building or have built.

We hope to see you there!

ERC Fire & Ice 2022 High Power Rocket Launch

Saturday February 26, 2022 @ 9 AM - 5 PM

The Edmonton Rocketry Club is excited to host Fire & Ice 2022. The launch will be held at Viking AB on Saturday, February 26, 2022 from 09:00 - 17:00.

February 27, March 5, or 6th 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.

Guests who do not have a CAR/ACF membership and want to fly model rockets will need to purchase a “One-Day-CAR/ACF Membership” at the launch site for $5.00 which is included in the below launch fees. This is valid for model rockets only.

Directions To Launch Site

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.

LAUNCH FEES:

Fees are for the whole day.

Fees include the “One-Day-CAR/ACF Membership” of $5 for non-CAR/ACF Members.

Please bring exact change!

Adults (18 and over) flying High Power & Models:

CAR Members: $25.00

ERC Members: $20.00

Adults (18 and over) flying Models Only:

CAR Members & All Others: $15.00

ERC Members: $10.00

Juniors (17 and under) flying High Power & Models:

CAR Members: $20.00

ERC Members: $15.00

Juniors (17 and under) flying Models Only:

All: $10.00


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.

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

MARCH


ERC March Monthly Meeting via Zoom

Saturday, March 12, 2022 @ 7 PM - 8:30 PM

The Edmonton Rocketry Club is having a monthly meeting over Zoom video conferencing. The meeting is free and all ages are welcome!

Come join us and meet other people interested in model rockets, join in our group discussion about anything rocket related, find out about upcoming rocket launches and other events, and get help with your model rocket builds.

This meeting will include a "Show & Tell". We ask those that want to participate to show us your rockets over Zoom video, and share what you are building or have built.

We hope to see you there!