The December 2017 VE session will be held at the clubhouse on Sunday, December 10, at 1pm. CLICK HERE for details and information about our VE Sessions.
FIELD DAY 2017 Report
Tom Sherwood KW4CW reported at the last club meeting that our 2017 Field Day results were terrific. We had 1034 QSOs and 17 participants for a total of 4156 points. Continue reading “Field Day 2017 Was A Great Success”
ALAN MOECK WA2RPX has been named to the ARRL VEC Volunteer Examiner Honor Role in December 2017 QST magazine. With a total of 236 sessions, Alan is #2 in the Roanoke Division. Continue reading “Congratulations To Alan Moeck WA2RPX”
You’ve passed the exam, received your new license and call sign, and now you’re ready to get started. Don’t get overwhelmed! Continue reading “New To Ham Radio?”
This link on the ARRL website breaks it down clearly. Don’t let your renewal go too long — if it’s been expired for more than two years, it’s not eligible for renewal or reinstatement.
http://www.arrl.org/call-sign-renewals-or-changes Continue reading “How To Renew Or Change Your Call Sign/License”
After the club meeting on November 3, 2017, Dave Adsit KG4BIR, local ARES (Amateur Radio Emergency Service) Emergency Coordinator, gave an interesting presentation on ARES and how club members can learn more about the organization and activities of Virginia ARES District One. He was joined by the District Emergency Coordinator Greg Butler, KW6GB. Continue reading “ARES Presentation at Club Meeting”
Rich Kennedy K3VAT and Gary Fortun K4GJF are co-chairing the planning committee to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Shenandoah Valley Amateur Radio Club in 2018. There will be more details as time gets closer, but please mark your calendars and plan to participate fully in this exciting event. Here are the highlights to date: Continue reading “70th Anniversary Special Event Planned”
About Ham Radio
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Richmond Frostfest will be on Saturday, February 3, 2018, from 8:30AM to 3:30PM at the Richmond Raceway Complex. Everything you need to know about Frostfest can be found on their website HERE! You can also get regular updates from our Facebook page. Continue reading “Mark Your Calendars for Richmond Frostfest”