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ARES Website: ares.saginawradio.com

Previous ARES Event
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Announcements

 

September Harmonic Newsletter
available now!
 (9/30/2021) 

Winter Weather Spotter Training
The National Weather Service winter weather spotter training
will be held at 7 pm on Tuesday November 9.
This will be a virtual training.
You can sign up by going to this link.

ARRL RFI Exposure Calculator
The FCC has changed its RF-exposure rules.
Use this handy tool to calculate the 
RF exposure at your station.

Great Lakes Area Winlink Net
(GLAWN) is designed to promote the use of Winlink.
Messages should be sent to KB8RCR (or kb8rcr@winlink.org).
Check out the information sheet here.

RATPAC Training Videos
Over the last seveal months the RATPAC group
have been presenting different Ham
related Zoom training sessions on a wide
varity of topics.
Here is the list of Documents and Videos from those trainings
and the schedule of up coming events.

New D-Star Repeater (5/16/21)
The D-Star repeater is back online.
The duplexer was re-aligned and antenna changed.
Performance has been improved.

 SVARA Meetings

September 2021 Club Meeting will take place in-person
at Harry Browne Airport.
Join us at 7 pm Friday November 5.
All CDC and Health Department regulations will be followed.


Monthly SVARA meetings take place at 7 pm
in the Lecture Theater at the
Covenant Anderson building on the corner of
N Bond St and Almira St behind the Harrison building.

Covenant Anderson Covenant Anderson Map
Building view             Map View

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Board Meeting Schedule
Location: Biggby Coffee, 3085 Bay Rd
Wednesday August 18, 2021 - TBD
Wednesday September 15, 2021 - TBD
Wednesday October 13, 2021 - TBD

 

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ARES Connect  (7/18/21)
Is no longer being used.
Please use the Public Service Form
on the ARES website to report your
monthly public serice hours.

The PSHR hours will still be reported using the current form
found here.

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Public Service Events

No public service events at this time

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Up coming Contests

Complete Contest Calendar

 

 Monday Night Net


Net Control Operators
We are always looking for new Net Control Operators for the Monday Night Net.
If you are interested in being a Net Control operator, please contact
Ron, KC8YVF at kc8yvf@arrl.net.
Training can be provided and equipment if needed.

SVARA Monday Night Net Preamble


Net Control Operator Schedule
(11/15/20)
Schedule for 2021 added

 

Updated Announcements

 

Field Day 2021 photos have been added

 

Previous Announcement Links

 

 

 

SVARA is an ARRL Affiliated Club

National
Great Lakes
Michigan

Exams

PSHR

ARES Connect




SVARA on Facebook

 

Silent Keys

NATIONAL SILENT KEY ARCHIVE

 

 

Presenter's Links

January 2021 N/A
February 2021 Auction is posponed due to Covid restrictions
Donate your un-used radio gear or other household items to the SVARA auction, all money goes to the Saginaw Valley Amateur Radio Association.
March 2021 N/A
April 2021 N/A
May 2021 D-Star, Echolink discussion
June 2021 New RF Exposure Rules, Field Day 2021
July 2021 No Meeting
August 2021 Ice Cream night - Harry Browne Airport
September 2021 Power Outages - Ron KC8YVF
October 2021 Fall ARRL Simulated Emergency Test  - Ron KC8YVF
November 2021 Board Nominations, Evacuation Go Kits - Ron KC8YVF
December 2021 Elections, Pot luck

Previous Presenters Links



50th Anniversary Events


General Membership meetings
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monthly on the 1st Friday, 7:00 p.m. at in the lecture theater of the Covenant Anderson building on the corner of N Bond St and Almira St behind the Harrison building.   All are welcome.


Board of Directors meeting - monthly on the second Monday following the general membership meeting, 7:00 p.m. (unless otherwise noted) at Biggby Coffee, 3085 Bay Rd.  All SVARA Members are welcome.

Club Breakfast -  Saturday morning following the General meeting at 8:30 AM, Location to be determined.  All are welcome.
 


Radio Books
at the Library

Officers       

      Board

Pres. Mike Dougherty, KD8MMH Mary Paquette, WB8LZA
VP. Brian Kleinfeld, K8HY Renee Paquette, KE8MYJ
Sec. Open Position Tom Schmidt, N8EUI
Treas. Mike Linton, N8XPS  

Club Roster
Updated 9/5/2021
Use the following link to request any updates.

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