LIST OF SPECIAL EVENTS AND HAMFESTS FROM THE JULY 2014, ARRL MIDWEST DIVISION NEWSLETTER



Midwest Division Special Events

06/28/2014 | World War I Centennial Special Event
Jun 28 - Jun 29, 1500Z - 2200Z, WW1USA, Kansas City, MO. National World War I Museum Amateur Radio Club. 24.950 18.150 10.110. Certificate. Herb Fiddick, NZ0F, National World War 1 Museum Amateur Radio Club, 100 W 26th St, Kansas City, MO 64108. E - mail
WW1USA@theworldwar.org
for more information. Certificates for worked stations available at
theworldwar.org/amateurradio .

08/07/2014 | Iowa State Fair
Aug 7 - Aug 17, 1300Z - 1500Z, W0ISF, Des Moines, IA. Madison county DX Club. 14.230 7.230. QSL. Mark Mease, 2989 Truro Rd, Truro, IA 50257. Will be operating for 11 days with no set schedule.Operating on fairgrounds.See you at the Fair!!
mmease@netins.net

08/26/2014 | Iowa Farm Progress Show
Aug 26 - Aug 28, 0000Z - 2359Z, K0F, Boone, IA. Tall Corn Amatuer Radio Club. SSB CW digi- tal 15 20 40 meter bands. QSL. Tall Corn Amateur Radio Club, 109 South Underhill St, Boone, IA 50036.

08/31/2014 | Hollenberg Pony Express Festival /154th Anniversary of the Pony Express
Aug 31, 1430Z - 2100Z, K0ASA, Hanover, KS. Crown Amateur Radio Association. 18.085 14.245 14.045 7.045. Certificate & QSL. Crown Amateur Radio Association, 11551 W 176th Ter, Olathe, KS 66062.
www.arrlmidwest.org/ponyexpress.html

09/06/2014 | Route 66 on the Air
Sep 6 - Sep 14, 0001Z - 2359Z, W6O, Lebanon, MO. Lebanon Amateur Radio Club. 14.266 7.266. QSL. Bill J. Wheeler, 272 Donna Lee, Lebanon, MO 65536.

09/27/2014 | Home on the Range Cabin Rededication and Anniversary of the Writing of the Song
Sep 27 - Oct 11, 0000Z - 2359Z, K0H, Smith Center, KS. M&M Amateur Radio Club. 14.250. QSL. Michael G. Saft, 220 E Kansas Ave, Smith Center, KS 66967.
kb0qgt@ruraltel.net

10/04/2014 | Lunar Eclipse
Oct 4 - Oct 8, 0001Z - 1200Z, K0L, Emporia, KS. Emporia State University Amateur Radio Club. 14.270 21.310 7.230. QSL. Dwight Moore, Campus Box 4050, 1 Kellog Circle, Emporia, KS 66801.

10/11/2014 | Lester Dent -- Doc Savage Special Event
Oct 11 - Oct 12, 1422Z - 1421Z, W0D, Macon, MO. Macon County Amateur Radio Club. 14.270 14.070 7.270 3.970. Certificate. Macon County ARC, PO Box 13, Macon, MO 63552. The Macon County Amateur Radio Club will operate the Lester Dent - Doc Savage Mystery Special Event W0D, in La Plata, MO. The purpose of the Special Event is to honor of the Birthday of Lester Dent, one of the most prolific writers of Pulp Fiction, and an Amateur Radio Operator. It is also the 81st "Birthday" of his creation, the first "Superhero" Doc Savage. A colorful certificate will be provided to those that contact the Special Event Station and send a QSL including a # 10 SASE to the Macon County Amateur Radio Club, PO Box 13, Macon, MO 63552. You can check out the certificate on the MCARC
www.maconcountyarc.net.

10/25/2014 | Frankenstein 2014 Halloween FunExpedition
Oct 25 - Nov 2, 1400Z - 2300Z, W0O, Frankenstein, MO. Mid - MO Amateur Radio Club. 3.963 3.535. QSL. Kent W. Trimble, K9ZTV, 2210 Heartland Ridge, Jefferson City, MO 65109. Frankenstein 2014 Halloween FunExpedition from Frankenstein, Missouri. Sponsored by Mid - MO ARC, Jefferson City, MO. Operating CW - SSB - Digital. Frequencies spotted. QSO upon receipt of your QSL & SASE.

04/01/2015 | Lunar Eclipse
Apr 1 - Apr 4, 0001Z - 1200Z, K0L, Emporia, KS. Emporia State University Amateur Radio Club. 14.270 21.310 7.230. QSL. Dwight Moore, Campus Box 4050, 1 Kellog Circle, Emporia, KS 66801.

For updated Special Event listings, see: www.arrl.org/special-event-stations.



Midwest Division ARRL Hamfests, Conventions & Events

07/12/2014 | PIONEER ARC'S 17TH ANNUAL FLEA MARKET
Location: North Bend, NE
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: Pioneer Amateur Radio Club
Website: http://www.k0jfn.com

07/12/2014 | W0MG SWAP MEET 2014
Location: Cedar Falls, IA
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: Northeast Iowa Radio Amateur Association (W0MG)
Website: http://www.w0mg.net/presentations/SwapMeet2014.pdf

07/19/2014 | Warrensburg MO Hamfest
Location: Warrensburg, MO
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: Warrensburg Area ARC
Website: http://waarci.org

07/20/2014 | Zero Beaters Washington Hamfest
Location: Washington, MO
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: Zero Beaters Amateur Radio Club
Website: http://www.zerobeaters.org

08/02/2014 | Heartland Hams Hamfest
Location: Emerson, IA
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: Heartland Hams ARC
Website: http://www.heartlandhams.org

08/03/2014 | Cedar Valley ARC Hamfest
Location: Cedar Rapids, IA
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: Cedar Valley Amateur Radio Club
Website: http://cvarc.rf.org

08/10/2014 | SCARC HAMFEST 2014
Location: O'Fallon, MO
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: St. Charles Amateur Radio Club
Website: http://wb0hsi.org

08/17/2014 | Kansas State Convention
Location: Salina, KS
Type: ARRL Convention
Sponsor: Central Kansas Amateur Radio Club
Website: http://www.centralksarc.com

08/22/2014 | 2014 Joplin HAMFEST
Location: Joplin, MO
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: Joplin Amateur Radio Club
Website: http://www.joplin-arc.org

09/06/2014 | Ak-Sar-Ben ARC Flea-Esta
Location: Springfield, NE
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: Ak-Sar-Ben Amateur Radio Club
Website: http://www.aksarbenarc.org

09/13/2014 | Santa Fe Trail ARC's 3rd Annual Hamfest
Location: Gardner, KS
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: Santa Fe Trail Amateur Radio Club
Website: http://www.sftarc.org

09/27/2014 | 3900 Club Hamboree 2014
Location: Bellevue, NE
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: 3900 Club
Website: http://www.wd0bfo.com/hamboree-2014.html

10/04/2014 | 2014 Wichita Area Hamfest
Location: Wichita, KS
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: Valley Center Amateur Radio Club
Website: http://www.vcarc.org

10/05/2014 | Iowa Section Convention (Southeast Iowa Hamfest)
Location: West Liberty, IA
Type: ARRL Convention
Sponsor: Muscatine & Washington Area Amateur Radio Clubs
Website: http://www.kc0aqs.org/hamfest.html

10/18/2014 | SSARC October Hamfest
Location: Belton, MO
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: SouthSide Amateur Radio Club
Website: http://southsidearc.net

10/25/2014 | Saint Louis Halloween Hamfest
Location: Kirkwood, MO
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: Saint Louis ARC
Website: http://www.halloweenhamfest.org

11/02/2014 | 43rd Annual Davenport RAC Hamfest
Location: Davenport, IA
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: Davenport Radio Amateur Club (WØBXR)
Website: http://arcsupport.com/drac

11/08/2014 | Nixa ARC Hamfest
Location: Nixa, MO
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: Nixa Amateur Radio Club
Website: http://www.nixahams.net/

01/24/2015 | Winterfest 2015
Location: Collinsville, IL
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Sponsor: The St. Louis & Suburban Radio Club
Website: http://SLSRC.ORG

For updated Hamfests and Conventions Calendar, go to: www.arrl.org/hamfests-and-conventions-calendar



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