** NEWS ** NEWS ** NEWS **
- Dominic-W5DGM has confirmed our Meet and Eat Meeting at
Southside Cafe located at 3154 Ponchartrain Drive, Slidell,
LA. Time is from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. On May
26th. Please wear something Patriotic since this is Memorial
Weekend. Please email Dominic if you are attending.
- Field Day is being Planned and FD
chairperson, Emile-KE5QKR will be having FD at the OARC.
Donations to our Scholarship can still be made as well as to
the OARC Club's Fund.
- Our Hamfest is just 2 months away.
- Congratulations to our new hams and also to Bill -
KG5WBL on his up grade to General. The 2 people that
received their Technician's license are: Ronald-KG5ZPQ and
- 145.29 Repeater is now both Digital and
FM. More information is on our repeater page.
- To our visitors: if you would like to be added to our
email list let us know by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
The May Issue of the QRM is posted- Thank you Emile-KE5QKR
for doing the QRM.
HAMFEST Meetings will be posted on the Calendar and here.
Next Hamfest Meeting will be 6/28/2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Thank you all who came to our last Hamfest Meeting.
UP COMING PRESENTATIONS
- Show & Tell -
All members are invited to bring something you have built (finished
or not, working or not) and discuss what it does, what you hope to
accomplish with it, and get feedback from the group. This could be a
great opportunity to get help from the members if you have run into
problems with a project and a chance for all of us to learn
- I think Paul wants to
dedicate the meeting to the hamfest and loading items that need to
be transported to the hamfest the next day - so no formal
presentation). Paul - please confirm.
16 - Winlink
Presentation - Frank Skiles: Comparison of Winlink to ALE
and D-Rats with advantages/disadvantages of each.
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