Upcoming Activities & Events

Feb 20Alcona County Amateur Radio Group Mtg (Third Thurs of the Month)
6:30 pm
Thurs

Alcona Co. EMS/EOC Bldg, 2600 E M-72. Free Refreshments.
-------PRELIMINARY AGENDA-------
- Pledge of Allegiance, Intros & Rvw Agenda
- Standing Committees:
>>Youth Prgm - - K8AKL
>>VE Team - - KC8AHX
>>Web Site, Trailer Projects, Radio Systems - - W8SZ
- Review of Recent Events:
- - Status of Projects:
>Interest in a Technician Class -AND/OR- ALL Levels FCC Amateur Radio Exams
>ARES Forms: Print for completing manually
Other Items:
> 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:
>>> SunSpot Cycle 25; Are we finally on our way to better propagation?
>>> Related Propagation Videos
Feb 21 - Feb 23MIRA Snowmobile Race
Provide Communications and Public Address and related support for this 250 Lap (125 Mile) race and related qualifying events. This event (FIRE RITE 250) is being held at the Alcona Recreation Area 1/2 Mile Oval Track.

Click on ARRL Flag Icon for Race Details!
Feb 23Paul 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.
Mar 1Paul 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.
Mar 8Paul 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.
Mar 15Paul 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.
Mar 19Alcona County Amateur Radio Group - NWS Gaylord Skywarn Training Meeting
Thursday
6:30 pm

Alcona County EMS/EOC Building, 2600 E M-72

Included in this year’s talk:
Tornadoes, Wall Clouds, Funnel Clouds, Flash Flooding, Lightning, Wind Damage, Hail, Marine Hazards, how to make a complete report to the NWS and much more.

AS A REMINDER, to remain in the active Skywarn Spotter database for the Gaylord Office, Skywarn training is required at least once every 3 years.

Free refreshments. ALL Attendees get a free chance to win an All Hazards Alert Weather Radio.

Click on the Thumbnail Icon (Picture Above Left) for Additional Spotter Class Info
Mar 22Paul 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.
Mar 29Paul 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.