EVENTS & MEETINGS

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

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.

SEPTEMBER


Calgary Rocketry High Power Launch Postponed To September 25

Saturday, September 25, 2021


Please check the Facebook link below for the update and location.

https://www.facebook.com/425223950182/posts/10165430530580183/?d=n


Also for more information please check the Calgary Rocketry website.

http://www.calgaryrocketry.org/index.shtml

October


Model Rocket Launch

Saturday, October 2, 2021 @ 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

The Edmonton Rocketry Club will be having a model rocket launch at the below location in Calmar, AB (approx. 23 minutes from West Edmonton).

Everyone is welcome to attend!

All you need to bring is your model rocket, motors and igniters.

Launch pads, controllers and ejection wadding will be provided.


Model Rocket Launch Site:

Large open field next to the Royal Canadian Legion parking lot, 4815 – 47 Street, Calmar, AB T0C 0V0

Directions to Launch Site

Launch Fees:

ERC paid members – free

Juniors (under 18) flying models - Free

Seniors (18 and above) flying models - $5.00


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 cancel due to bad weather.


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

ERC October Monthly Meeting via ZOOM

Saturday, October 9, 2021 @ 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!

We will post the Zoom meeting link closer to the meeting date.

Saskatoon Rocketry Society High Power Launch

Saturday, October 16, 2021 @ 8 AM - 5 PM

The Saskatoon Rocketry Society is planning a fall High Power Rocket launch. The launch will be held North of Kitscoty, AB on October 16th 2021 from 8 AM - 5 PM. Weather backup dates are October 17th, 23rd, 24th, 30th, and 31st .

For more information please visit their website. http://www.saskatoonrocketry.org/ff2021.html

ERC At Jasper Dark Sky Festival

Saturday, October 23, 2021 @ 1 PM - 6 PM

The Edmonton Rocketry Club will be participating at the Jasper Dark Sky Festival.

Please check out the Jasper Dark Sky website for more information.

https://jasperdarksky.travel/events/

November


ERC November Monthly Meeting via ZOOM

Saturday, November 13, 2021 @ 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!

We will post the Zoom meeting link closer to the meeting date.

December


ERC Christmas Dinner Social

Saturday, December 11, 2021

The ERC has their annual Christmas Dinner Social & Meeting on Saturday, December 11, 2021. Location and Time to be announced closer to the date.