Upcoming Activities & Events

Sep 24Paul Bunyan's Ladies & Gentlemen's Net
Sunday
7PM Check-in on the 147.040 MHz W8HUF 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!

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Sep 30Michigan Statewide S.E.T.
Saturday, Time Approx. 9am

Details provided by John McDonough, WB8RCR, SEC.
See PDF: ARES--Ex17-2_Participant_Guide-en-US.pdf
Sep 30Curran's Black Bear Festival
9:00 am - 4:00pm
Saturday ONLY THIS YEAR!

Come down, operate & demonstrate Ham Radio, Morse Code and much more! Communications Trailer, Refreshments. The Communications Trailer will be located at the Township hall in Curran just off M-65/M-72.

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Oct 19Alcona 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
>>Radio Systems & Operating Equipment; VE Team - - W8HUF
>>Web Site, Trailer Projects - - W8SZ
- Review of Recent Events:
- Status of Projects:
- - Status of the Technician Class & VE Exam Session
- - Discuss Plans for Michigan State Parks On The Air (MSPOTA)
- - Review Motorola & Kenwood HT's provided by the EMS
- - Status of the American Red Cross Smoke Alarm Installation Program
- - Determine 2M/440MHz J-Pole antennas to build with Youth Group
- Other Items:
- 10 Min. Break
- - Program:
TBD