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help to support community service in amateur radio.

ARRL Centennial QSO Party!

DATE: 0000Z, 1 January, 2014 - 2359Z, 31 December, 2014

You can gather more information at: www.arrl.org/arrlletter?issue=2013-10-17 Then scroll down to the 4th Bullet.

SPECIAL OLYMPIC SUMMER GAMES 2014 (1 of 2)

DATE: Report before March 14, 2014 - Event June 6-8, 2014

Amateur Radio Operators needed to be communicators at the event.

Please let us know by March 14th if you can help. Contact Mark Lidikay, KE6TNM at: mlidikay@holdenandrew.com

For more information click below:
http://www.qsl.net/laacarc/pdf_public-service-events/SpecialOlympicsSummerGames2014.pdf

2014 Spring VHF & Up Sprints Schedule Released

DATE: April thru May - List of dates below

KC9BQA Promoting VHF/UHF in Wisconsin and the Upper Midwest

Want to repost this info. Encourage all V/UHFer’s to get the word out. These sprints could always use more publicity.

This info came to me on Jan 28th via the VHF reflector ( http://www-w6yx.stanford.edu/vhf/ for list rules and information.)

The dates for the Central States VHF Society sponsored Spring Sprints are as follows:

  1. 144 MHz: Monday, 4/7/14 from 7 – 11 PM local.
  2. 222 MHz: Tuesday, 4/15/14 from 7 – 11 PM local.
  3. 432 MHz: Wednesday, 4/23/14 from 7 – 11 PM local.
  4. Microwave, 902 MHz and up: Saturday, 5/3/14 from 6 AM – 1 PM local.
  5. 50 MHz: Saturday, 5/10/14 from 2300z until 0300z Sunday, 5/11/14.

There is more information at http://kc9bqa.com/?p=7608 

40th ANNUAL EASTERN VHF/UHF
MICROWAVE CONFERENCE

DATE: April 11-12-13, 2014

Our 40th!

ANNUAL EASTERN VHF/UHF/MICROWAVE CONFERENCE Fri./Sat./Sun. April 11-12-13, 2014 at the BAYMONT INN & SUITES, (same hotel as last year)

ADDRESS: 20 Taylor St., Manchester, CT 06042:

(Just a few miles northeast of Hartford, CT off I-84, at Exit 63) Less than 4 weeks away! For Registration Just Go To: http://www.newsvhf.com/vhfconf.html  [Flyer]

FREE SKYWARN TRAINING

Presented by: National Weather Service.

Brought to you by: Jurupa Area Recreation and Park District.

DATE: April 26, 2014 - 9AM-Noon

WHERE: Jurupa Community Center 4810 Pedley Road, Jurupa Valley, CA 92509

Diretion map

INFO: (951) 888.1046 - www.crestcom.org  -FLYER:

 http://www.qsl.net/laacarc/pdf_public-service-events/SkyWarnTraining2014-04-26(1).pdf

Antenna in the Park

DATE: May 17, 2014 - 9AM-5PM

Location: 2301 N Kraemer Blvd, Placentia, CA 92870

Directions: http://goo.gl/maps/Vk3Sw 

Transmitter hunting, radio operating and lots of good food!

Also, solar-powered QRP stations, microscopes, 2M mountain topping demos and more!

Request event support from ARES members.

ARES/emcommtents and information booths.

MESH/APRS/Winlinknetwork???

Lots of hams and general public. Great event to demonstrate emcommand talk radio.

SPECIAL OLYMPIC SUMMER GAMES 2014 (2 of 2)

DATE: June 6-8, 2014

Amateur Radio Operators needed to be communicators at the event.

Please let us know by March 14th if you can help. Contact Mark Lidikay, KE6TNM at: mlidikay@holdenandrew.com   The event starts June 6-8

For more information click below:
http://www.qsl.net/laacarc/pdf_public-service-events/SpecialOlympicsSummerGames2014.pdf

Southern California’s Largest Emergency
Preparedness,
Preppers, and Self-Reliance Expo

DATE: June 21 and 22, 2014

Dear Exhibitor, We would like to extend an invitation for you to participate in Southern California’s Largest Emergency Preparedness, Self-Reliance and Preppers Expo ….an event for the entire family. June 21st   22nd at the Fairplex in Pomona.

Attracting attendees from Orange, Los Angles, San Bernardino   Riverside Counties over 18 Million+ Residents! This your opportunity to Promote Your Products or Service to California’s Largest Market   Consumer base, during this two day event.

For complete details click on the Exhibitor Packet or visit our website at: www.p4pexpo.com  Take advantage of our Early Bird Specials.

We look forward to seeing you there.

Sincerely,

P4P Expo Team 

FIELD DAY2014 - Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) Northeast District Los Angeles Section

DATE: June 28, 2014

LOCATION: Huntington Memorial Hospital Congress Parking Lot Pasadena Saturday June 28, 2014 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. For more information go to:
www.w6oxa.com/nefdlax-1.html

The 2014 ARRL Southwestern Division Convention
is hosted by
San Diego Amateur Radio Club

DATE: September 12-14, 2014

LOCATION: Sheraton Four Points Hotel, 8110 Aero Drive, San Diego CA

Click HERE for map or http://goo.gl/maps/Dir5p

Admission tickets go on sale 1 September 2013.

Web Site: http://sandarc.net/Convention2014

Contact: Paul Rios, KC6QLS - 619.334.0441 - kc6qls@cox.net

Official 2014 WW Six Meter BBQ Invite

DATE: September 26-27, 2014

LOCATION: AUSTIN, TX

Click on more information.