Upcoming Activities & Events

Oct 17Alcona County Amateur Radio Group Meeting (Third Thursday of the Month)
6:30 pm
Thursday

Alcona Co. EMS/EOC Building, 2600 E M-72. Free Refreshments.
------------PRELIMINARY AGENDA--------------
- Pledge of Allegiance, Introductions & Review Agenda
- Standing Committees:
>>Youth Program - - K8AKL
>>VE Team - - KC8AHX
>>Web Site, Trailer Projects, Radio Systems - - W8SZ
- Review of Recent Events:
- - Reports
- Status of Projects:
> Curran Black Bear Support, Saturday September 28
> State SET support on Sep 28 starting at 8am
> Oct 13 (Sunday) 2pm Bump & Run Fair Benefit at the ARA
- Other Items:
> Status of Oct 27/Nov 3 Technician Class and Exam session Program
> Repair Luke's, KE8LFN, Gap Titan Antenna
> Repair 2m/70cm Antenna at Harrisville District Health Department #2 Tower
> 2 homeowners on Hubbard Lake (Whipperwill Dr) want to donate 40 ft Towers & related items
- 10 Min. Break
- - Program:
- - Everything you wanted to know about SWR (Standing Wave Ratio)
- - More Adventures of the goats Peanuts & Rooster with WGØAT
Oct 20Paul Bunyan's Ladies & Gentlemen's Net
Sunday
7PM Check-in on the 147.040 MHz W8SZ Repeater (123 Hz PL)

Net Control: Stan, W8SZ

A fun Net, including a place to get information, sell/buy Amateur Radio related items and hear about all of your latest "war" stories, contacts, projects, etc. Also a great way to hone your radio net skills for the new amateur radio operators - - please check-in!

Click on Thumbnail picture to see the Net Outline.
Oct 27Paul Bunyan's Ladies & Gentlemen's Net
Sunday
7PM Check-in on the 147.040 MHz W8SZ Repeater (123 Hz PL)

Net Control: Stan, W8SZ

A fun Net, including a place to get information, sell/buy Amateur Radio related items and hear about all of your latest "war" stories, contacts, projects, etc. Also a great way to hone your radio net skills for the new amateur radio operators - - please check-in!

Click on Thumbnail picture to see the Net Outline.
Oct 27Sunday - Technician Level Amateur Radio Course - - 5 Hour
FIRST 5 Hour Session STARTING at Noon

Alcona EMS/EOC Office; 2600 East M-72

This class covers everything you need to know to pass your Technician Level Amateur Radio License exam. CLICK ON the License Manual Icon at the left to view the PDF details and registration information.
Nov 3Sunday - Technician Level Amateur Radio Course - - 5 Hour
SECOND 5 Hour Session STARTING at Noon
Alcona EMS/EOC Office; 2600 East M-72

This class covers everything you need to know to pass your Technician Level Amateur Radio License exam. CLICK ON the License Manual Icon at the left to view the PDF details and registration information.

Followed by FCC Exam for all levels starting at 4PM - - see separate listing.
Nov 3Sunday - Amateur Radio ARRL VE FCC Exam Session - All Levels
STARTING AT 4pm Promptly!

Sponsored by the Alcona County Amateur Radio Group at the Alcona EMS/EOC Office; 2600 East M-72

Must Pre-register; Click on the ICON at the left.

NOTE: This is part of the Technician Level Class ending at 4PM - - see separate entry for Class information