National Model Aviation Day
Aug
11
8:00 AM08:00

National Model Aviation Day

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

The Newport News Park Radio Control Club will host an event in celebration of National Model Aviation Day on August 13, 2016 in support of the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) mission to promote development of model aviation as a recognized sport and worthwhile recreation activity. The AMA serves as the official national body for model aviation in the United States.

The public is invited to celebrate National Model Aviation Day with the members of the Newport News Park Radio Control Club at the NNPRCC Flying Field.

Location: Off Richneck Road in Newport News.  Need directions?

  • This event is FREE to everyone to attend!
  • Watch pilots fly radio controlled aircraft, learn about flying radio control and even fly one yourself!
  • Make a $1 donation or more for a flight on a ‘buddy box’ with an expert pilot, to fly a flight simulator, or food and drinks.

For more information contact Rusty Kennedyrustyk716@gmail.com

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Annual Christmas Party
Dec
10
7:00 PM19:00

Annual Christmas Party

Come join us for our annual Christmas Party!  Club members and guests are welcome.  The club will be purchasing and presenting small gifts to members in attendance.  We are also planning on having a 'White Elephant' gift exchange.  If you would like to participate in the gift exchange, please bring a wrapped gift - nominal value $25.

Location:
  Golden Corral
  305 Chatham Dr
  Newport News, VA  23602
  Same location as last year.

 

Cost:
  Food purchases as desired
  Great buffet with plenty of different selections - come hungry! 

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26th Annual Swap Meet
Feb
16
9:00 AM09:00

26th Annual Swap Meet

In 1993 the Brainbusters and Tidewater Model Soaring Society started the Swap Meet and it has continued ever since.  Newport News Park Radio Control Club, Inc proudly presents the 25th Annual Swap Meet.

Location:
  Immanuel Baptist Church
  69 Saunders Rd
  Newport News, VA
  Same location as last year.

 



Time:
  Doors open for setup at 8:00 am. 
  Open to the public at 9:00 am (no selling before 9:00 am).
  Event duration: 9:00 am to 12:30 pm; door prizes will be drawn throughout the event.
  Raffle drawing at 12:30 pm for a Spektrum DX9 (transmitter only).

Cost:
  General Admission: $5.00
  Plenty of food - come hungry! 
  All food and drink provided by the Church Youth Group.

Sellers:
  First table (includes admission) $12.00; additional table $8.00.
  Get three tables and two admissions for $28.00.
  Don't delay - reserve tables early; 2016 was a complete sell-out!  We were down to renting floor space.

Contact:
  Rusty Kennedy
  rustyk716@gmail.com
  757-812-2812

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