What: Food and Drink before ARA meeting
UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS AND/OR ACTIVITIES 8/6 (Tues) - ARA Meeting; August 6th, 7PM 8/31-9/2 (Sat-Mon) - Hiram Percy Maxim SPECIAL EVENT sponsored by Antietam Radio Assn!
Beginning December 28, 2017 there will be a monthly Fusion Net on the 447.975 repeater. This new net will begin at 7:30 PM on the last Thursday of every month. The objective of this net is to exercise our digital capabilities. I hope to see many of you there.
Gary DePalma, AC8NE, will be discussing his 6 meter stealth square loop antenna as well as an introduction to the EZNEC antenna design software.
Our annual Christmas Dinner open to club members and their guests.
Please RSVP to Bob Long KD3JK. The ARA Christmas Dinner reached capacity over the weekend, so unfortunately we can't accept any further reservations. We look forward to seeing everyone there! The location is the Western Sizzlin Steakhouse located at 17567 York Rd, Hagerstown, MD 21740.
Bill Collins K3WJC and myself (KC3FDA) will be giving a presentation on the new web resources available to the club. The presentation will include a walk-through of how to set up an account, the various features which are available, as well as the different options available for posting content.
The 55th annual JFK 50-mile Ultra-Marathon takes place on Saturday November 18th, 2017. The Antietam Radio Association will once again assist with communications and other critical functions for this year's runners.
For more detailed information about the JFK, see the event's webpage at www.jfk50mile.org.
Monthly business meeting. There will be a VE testing session before the meeting starting at 18:00.
Location: Educational Building Auditorium, 2nd Floor building behind St. John's Lutheran Church - 141 South Potomac Street in Hagerstown.