The Mount Baker Amateur Radio Club is open to all licensed amateur radio operators. Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of every month except July and August. The meetings are at the Library in the city of Ferndale, WA . ALL of our meetings are open to visitors, so please join us.
Have you just received you ham radio license? (If not, here's how to get one.) You might want to read: I've got my Technician license, so now what do I do?
The Mt. Baker Amateur Radio Club has put together a guide for new hams. There is also a guide to using a repeater.
Hamradio Online has a guide with useful info.
Books that may be useful include Getting Started with Ham Radio and Ham Radio for Dummies.
No-Nonsense Guides for all classes: http://www.kb6nu.com/tech-manual/