Calendar

                      HARC 2019 Calendar of Events

 

Repeating Events:

Mondays:         2 meter Net                    7:30 pm    147.06 MHz
Tuesdays:         2 meter Simplex Net    8:30 pm    146.43 MHz

 

April – December 2019

Second Tuesday of each month:  HARC General club meetings are held at 7:00 pm at the Chick-Owa Sportsman’s Club located at 9279 E. Ottogan Street (just west of Winding Creek) in Holland, MI.

Fourth Tuesday of each month:  HARC Education and Training (EAT) meetings are held at 7:00 pm at the Chick-Owa Sportsman’s Club located at 9279 E. Ottogan Street (just west of Winding Creek) in Holland, MI.

 

Upcoming Events:

Mar. 25  The 2m net of the Holland Amateur Radio Club will begin at 7:30pm at 147.06.  All amateur radio enthusiasts are welcome to join the net.  Please check in and join the fun!  A subject may be provided or a question posed, but you are invited to chime in with your own topic of discussion.  If you’d like to be net control for this evening, please contact Kim, N8KAL at n8kal@arrl.net.

Mar. 26   The 2m simplex net starts at 8:30pm every Tuesday evening on 146.430 MHz.  Aaron KD8VUN heads this net.  If you have any ideas for improving the net or if you’d like to take a turn as net control, please contact him.  Everyone’s invited to participate!

April 1  The 2m net of the Holland Amateur Radio Club will begin at 7:30pm at 147.06.  All amateur radio enthusiasts are welcome to join the net.  Please check in and join the fun!  A subject may be provided or a question posed, but you are invited to chime in with your own topic of discussion.  If you’d like to be net control for this evening, please contact Kim, N8KAL at n8kal@arrl.net.

April 2    The MMDVM Digital Radio Hotspot kit distribution and assembly continues on Tuesday, April 2, 2019.  This event will be at the Chick-Owa Sportsman’s Club 9279 Ottogan St, Holland, from 6:15 PM to 8:30 PM.

April 2    The 2m simplex net starts at 8:30pm every Tuesday evening on 146.430 MHz.  Aaron KD8VUN heads this net.  If you have any ideas for improving the net or if you’d like to take a turn as net control, please contact him.  Everyone’s invited to participate!

April 8  The 2m net of the Holland Amateur Radio Club will begin at 7:30pm at 147.06.  All amateur radio enthusiasts are welcome to join the net.  Please check in and join the fun!  A subject may be provided or a question posed, but you are invited to chime in with your own topic of discussion.  If you’d like to be net control for this evening, please contact Kim, N8KAL at n8kal@arrl.net.

April 9    We’re back to meeting on Tuesdays!  Join the fun at the Holland Amateur Radio Club’s monthly general membership meeting at 7:00pm at the Chick-Owa Sportsman’s Club, 9279 E. Ottogan St., Holland.  Club business will be discussed, followed by a presentation on an amateur radio-related topic.  You need not be a member or even a ham to attend.  All interested in amateur radio are welcome!

April 9    The 2m simplex net starts at 8:30pm every Tuesday evening on 146.430 MHz.  Aaron KD8VUN heads this net.  If you have any ideas for improving the net or if you’d like to take a turn as net control, please contact him.  Everyone’s invited to participate!

April 13   “Ham in a Day” study session and testing will be held at the Chick-Owa Sportsman’s Club located at 9279 E. Ottogan Street in Holland.  This is an opportunity for anyone wishing to get their amateur radio technician license to study and take the exam all in one afternoon.  Directed study starts at 1:00 and continues till 6:00, when the test will be given.  For registration and more information, go to: http://tinyurl.com/holo-hiad-ve.  Cost for the Ham in a Day study session is $25 (which includes the book Ham Radio by Bob Heil), but there is no cost for testing.  Also, anyone can arrive at 6:00 and take the test to obtain their license or upgrade their current license at no cost.  Anyone whose license is within 90 days of expiring can also renew their license between 6:00 and the end of testing at no charge.

April 15  The 2m net of the Holland Amateur Radio Club will begin at 7:30pm at 147.06.  All amateur radio enthusiasts are welcome to join the net.  Please check in and join the fun!  A subject may be provided or a question posed, but you are invited to chime in with your own topic of discussion.  If you’d like to be net control for this evening, please contact Kim, N8KAL at n8kal@arrl.net.

April 17    The 2m simplex net starts at 8:30pm every Tuesday evening on 146.430 MHz.  Aaron KD8VUN heads this net.  If you have any ideas for improving the net or if you’d like to take a turn as net control, please contact him.  Everyone’s invited to participate!

April 22  The 2m net of the Holland Amateur Radio Club will begin at 7:30pm at 147.06.  All amateur radio enthusiasts are welcome to join the net.  Please check in and join the fun!  A subject may be provided or a question posed, but you are invited to chime in with your own topic of discussion.  If you’d like to be net control for this evening, please contact Kim, N8KAL at n8kal@arrl.net.

April 23    An Education and Training (EAT) meeting of the Holland Amateur Radio Club will be held at the Chick-Owa Sportsman’s Club, 9279 Ottogan St., Holland, beginning at 7:00pm.  We will have instructional videos, as well as answer any questions and especially help newcomers to the hobby get started.  Everyone is welcome to come and find out about ham radio, help someone else, or just socialize.  No matter how long you’ve been involved in the hobby, there’s always more to learn! 

April 23    The 2m simplex net starts at 8:30pm every Tuesday evening on 146.430 MHz.  Aaron KD8VUN heads this net.  If you have any ideas for improving the net or if you’d like to take a turn as net control, please contact him.  Everyone’s invited to participate!

April 29   The 2m net of the Holland Amateur Radio Club will begin at 7:30pm at 147.06.  All amateur radio enthusiasts are welcome to join the net.  Please check in and join the fun!  A subject may be provided or a question posed, but you are invited to chime in with your own topic of discussion.  If you’d like to be net control for this evening, please contact Kim, N8KAL at n8kal@arrl.net.

April 30   The 2m simplex net starts at 8:30pm every Tuesday evening on 146.430 MHz.  Aaron KD8VUN heads this net.  If you have any ideas for improving the net or if you’d like to take a turn as net control, please contact him.  Everyone’s invited to participate!

 

Mark Your Calendar!  You Won’t Want to Miss This!

Apr. 13    Ham in a Day  http://tinyurl.com/holo-hiad-ve

May 4      Cadillac hamfest   http://wexaukeearc.org/

May 8, 9 & 11   Tulip Time parades 

May 17-19   Dayton Hamvention  https://hamvention.org/

June 1      IRA “Hudsonville” hamfest  http://w8ira.org/hudsonville-hamfest/

June 8-9   VHF contest  http://www.arrl.org/june-vhf

June 29-30   Field Day  http://www.arrl.org/field-day

July 13      VE Testing (see home page for details)

Aug. 10     Ham in a Day  http://tinyurl.com/holo-hiad-ve

Sep. 28     Park2Park run  http://www.park2parkrace.com/

Oct. 19      Muskegon hamfest  http://mcecs.net/Download/HamfestFlyer2019a.pdf

Nov. 9       VE Testing (see home page for details)

Dec. 7        Ham in a Day  http://tinyurl.com/holo-hiad-ve

 

If you have questions, comments, corrections, or other events you would like to see on this calendar, please contact Tom, K8TB k8tb@arrl.net

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