Amateur radio club to hold Field Day
The North Augusta Belvedere Amateur Radio Club will hold Field Day from 2 p.m. Saturday to 2 p.m. Sunday at Public Safety Station 2, 501 Five Notch Road.
The public is invited to stop by and tour the Aiken County Emergency Operations Center trailer.
"Field Day is conducted each year by over 30,000 amateur radio operators who are members of the Amateur Radio Relay League," according to a news release. "Our club members are active throughout the year providing communications support for community events, disaster preparedness drills and actual emergencies."
The news release said the event is held to show what ham radio operators do and to reach out to those who may be interested in becoming licensed radio operators.