Our January – February Newsletter has been posted. Visit our Newsletter Page to view it and all the 2014 newsletters.
Through National Model Aviation Day celebrations around the country and the efforts of local modelers at approximately 200 AMA chartered clubs, the Academy of Model Aeronautics raised $100,000 in support of the Wounded Warrior Project. A large check was presented to Warrior Speak representative Norbie Lara during the AMA Expo held in Ontario, California on January 10.
Complete announcement can be viewed at http://www.modelaircraft.org/files/AMAClubsdonatetoWoundedWarriorProject.pdf
January 24th. Breakfast at 7:00 and the meeting will start at 9:00. Come eat, fly and attend our first meeting of 2015. Hang out with your friends also.
See you there.
Some Good Advice from Member Tom Youens
Many already know this, but it might be worth while to pass this on to the members.
This years flu is already near epidemic proportions. Although the vaccine is still worth while, the most dangerous strain has unfortunately mutated and is not covered by the vaccine. There has already been many deaths in those over 65. To me this means staying away from crowds as much as possible, as well as taking the flu vaccine. You should also stay away from people if you have flu symptoms.
You can usually tell the flu from a cold by fever. Colds do not usually cause elevated temperature, so if you have fever there is a high probability that it is the flu. An antiviral (Tamiflu) is available and helps if taken early. It’simportant to go to the doctor immediately if you have fever along with cold like symptoms.
Happy Holidays and a Happy and Prosperous 2015 from Alvin R/C Model Airplane Association.
A reminder that AMA memberships expire on December 31 so please renew as soon as you can .
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January 24 is our first meeting of 2015. Meeting starts at 9:00 AM.
As always breakfast will start serving at 7:00 AM.
Come down to the field and have breakfast, fly and see all your friends.
There will not be a General Membership Meeting in December. We will see you on January 24.
Have a great holiday with you family, friends and loved ones.
Come out and fly. The field and clubhouse are in great shape.