CARS meets on the Third Tuesday of the month at the Jackson County Health Dept. 1715 Lansing
Ave. Meetings start at 6:45 with a meet and greet followed by our program for the evening. After the
program we will hold our business meeting.
CARS holds a quarterly board meeting. The first board meeting of the year is normally in February. This in an
open meeting and everyone is encouraged to join and participate. Please see the calendar for Details.
JACKSON COUNTY MONTHLY PUBLIC SERVICE MEETING:
Meeting held second Saturday of the each month from 9:00 - 12:00.
Many CARS members get together on Friday evenings to enjoy each other's company while dinning. Currently
these gatherings are at Alpha Coney Island (Jackson Crossings Mall) in Jackson by 6:00 pm each Friday.
Please check the Thursday evening net to make a reservation and to verify location.
During Lent the Friday dinner moves to the fish fry at Queen's Catholic Church in the school gym. Around 5
PM is the suggested time and we meet at the far end of the room under the score board.
Also there is an "eat and meet" at Panera Bread at 10:00 AM every Monday. Many people arrive
by 9:30--9:45 AM.
VE testing is offered several times during the year. Gary Schauffler, W8KM (email firstname.lastname@example.org)
(517 789-8005) is the VE contact. Testing is normally done at the Jackson downtown branch (Carnegie)
Library--the library opens at 10 AM and exams begin at 10:15 AM. The room is normally the McIntyre room
on the top floor, SE corner.. Gary reports the Library is going to a 4-Month Advance Schedule so stay
tuned! We know already the Feb. 17, 2018 session will be in the auditorium and the April VE Session will be
April 28, 2018 in the McInture room (date changed due to conflicts)--stay tuned!due to
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