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COFFEE and MOWING SCHEDULE (Click)

MALL SHOW at Picadilly Mall

April 6th - 9th, 2017

                                     

Start thinking of your models to put into the show and what you can do to contribute to the success of the show!

setup 4PM April 6th  and takedown 2PM April 9th

Alex is in charge

Inquiries:  president@slams.ca ...emails will be passed on.   

Public very welcome to come to the mall and talk to us and have a look.  While you are there do a little shopping!


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 SLAM Club Field Clean Up  

-10:00 AM at the field  Saturday,  April 29, 2017

Postponed until the 29th  Bring the models for flying after the work!

Suggested field improvements for consideration, welcome.

Club only event .


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BuddyBox Day - bring someone out for a buddy box experience 5 mistakes high!!!!
Date to be announced




Kamloops Fun Fly May 26-May 28, 2017

Join KMAS for a 3 day weekend full of flying, fun and socializing. Dry camping is available. Check poster for camping info.

This year they are also hosting an onsite Swap Meet near the Clubhouse for those who wish to sell or buy RC planes and parts on Saturday, May 27.

      EVENT POSTER (Click on link)    

Check out the website at www.kmasrc.ca .



Shuswap Spring Float Fly     - 

May 29 - June 4, 2017 - Grindrod hosts Shuswap Spring Float Fly at Sandy Point Resort !

2016 was a great experience,  Thank you!! to the organizers.

Event info(click here)

Public is welcome at Sandy Point Resort.  The resort does charge a small access fee.

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President's Day.  June 17, 2017.   Come on out for some fun flying, hamburgers, hotdogs, and visiting.

2016 was a terrific day.  Thanks Al  and everyone that helped !!!

Club only event


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All-club Invitational -  August 13,  2017 (Sunday).  

2016 was PERFECT if a little warm.  Perfect light breeze, clear sky flying and temps in the high 20's!!!!

Thanks to all that attended!  We enjoyed the company and activity!!

Come on out and fly and enjoy meeting people in the hobby from all over the Interior.   Some very interesting aircraft.  Bring some extra chairs.   Camping should be available in the area. Sorry not at the field!  Email us with questions. Kamloops, Vernon, Grindrod, Kelowna, Penticton, Germany, France, Australia, New Zealand invited.

Yes!....You are invited to Shuswap Lake Aero Modelers Invitational Fly-in at our field at Blind Bay on August 13, 2017. We will start around 10:00 am and we will provide lunch consisting of Hamburgers, Hot Dogs and Soft Drinks at 12:00 noon. Please bring chairs, and an airplane or two of course.

All model clubs welcome


Vernon RC Aeromodellers Club Larry Christensen Memorial Labour Day Fun Fly  (Click for MAAC info)

  Sep 2 - Sep 4, 2016

 - VRCAS Larry Christensen  Labour Day Fly-In at the VRCAS field located 10kms north of Vernon, BC on the L&A Cross Road off Hwy. 97 (north of Swan Lake) 8am to dusk daily, self-contained camping.   Always a terrific event with gorgeous airplanes.


 
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Fall Classic Float Fly  - week following Canadian Labour Day 

Sept 5 - 10th, 2017

at Sandy Point.  Put on by Shuswap Lake Aero Modelers.

Whole week after Labour Day. 

 

Click here for an interesting write up on our event

Fall Float Fly 2016 Was A Huge Success - 90+ registrations and fun was had by all!  Good weather almost every day!

This is the largest Float-Fly in western Canada. It takes place at Sandy Point Resort, 5km west of Salmon Arm, BC. Registration will begin Tuesday. We will provide a retrieval boat and a frequency board from at least that time on for early arrivals. In addition to great flying, corn roast,  raffles and other entertainment.  Splash-down fee is $15.00. Contact:

Dennis Miller     email   fallclassic@slams.ca  

Public is very welcome at the event.  Sandy Point Resort does charge a small daily fee to the public visitors.

 

Sorry! The resort does not allow dogs.


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Oct. 1, 2017 SLAM Fall Windup 10:00 AM at the field.

Club only event -


BC Annual Zone Meeting 

 Annual Zone Meeting.

 In Vernon this year

Date: Oct ? 2017

Time: 10:00 AM

Location: Army, Navy, Air Force Hall


See you there!

Click for details on MAAC site.


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SLAM Annual General Meeting- 

at Shuswap Lake Estates Lodge Games Room (upper left)

at 7:00 PM, Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017



High Country Flyers Swap Shop in Kamloops - GOOD DEALS!!
Nov ?


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Slam New Years Fun Fly  - food (chili, etc.) provided by SLAM.   January 1, 2017 starting at 10:00 AM

A Good Time was had by all who attended in 2016


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