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March 2019 SPARKS

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The March 2019 issue of SPARKS, newsletter of the Tri-State Amateur Radio Society, is attached.
As always, the file is sent in PDF format and requires Adobe Reader to open and read.

The next regular club meeting is March 14th 7:00 pm at the Red Cross.
Eat'n Before the Meet'n 5:50, Penn Station Subs.

Reminder, if you have not renewed your dues for 2019 they are now past due. 
Please submit your dues ASAP to keep receiving SPARKS.
We will be purging the e-mail list of expired memberships this month.
You will find the 2019 membership application with instructions for renewal attached to this e-mail.

SKYWARN Spotter training is scheduled for Evansville at 6:00 pm on March 12th at the Red Cross. You must register online to attend.

Reminder NO VE Testing this month.

TARS Second Annual Hamtober Fest
Saturday October 26th 2019, 7am - Noon

In this ISSUE:
President’s Corner:
Beyond the Baofeng
McCutchan Award
Club Code Key Contest Starting this month!!!
Projects - ALTOID PHONE CHARGER
THE MYTH OF VHF LINE-OF-SIGHT
2019 Lightbulb QSO contest, March 9th 20:00 UTC through March 10th 20:00 UTC.
ARES/RACES News

Brag Rag
...... and much more!

For the latest news check in to the Tri-State Emergency Net Wednesdays at 8:00 pm on the 146.790 repeater.

Check out the club web site www.w9og.net
Follow us on FACEBOOK www.facebook.com/groups/TARSw9og

 

February 2019 SPARKS

PDF

The February 2019 issue of SPARKS, newsletter of the Tri-State Amateur Radio Society, is attached.
As always, the file is sent in .pdf format and requires Adobe Reader to open and read.

The next regular club meeting is February 7th 6:00 pm at the Log Inn for those who have made reservations.
This is our annual banquet.  Please arrive promptly so we can get our meat selection ordered and have a short meeting before eating.
NOTE:  This is NOT THE REGULAR MEETING DATE!

Reminder, if you have not renewed your dues for 2019 they are now past due.  Please submit your dues ASAP to keep receiving SPARKS.
We will be purging the e-mail list shortly of expired memberships.
You will find the 2019 membership application with instructions for renewal attached to this e-mail.

In this ISSUE:
President’s Corner:
Beyond the Baofeng
Silent Key
Club Code Key Contest
U.S. Islands Awards Program 25th anniversary
ARES/RACES News
WWV Centennial Celebration Special Event
Brag Rag
...... and much more!

For the latest news check in to the Tri-State Emergency Net Wednesdays at 8:00 pm on the 146.790 repeater.

Check out the club web site www.w9og.net
Follow us on FACEBOOK www.facebook.com/groups/TARSw9og

Attachments:
FileDescriptionFile size
Download this file (2019-02-Sparks.pdf)2019-02-Sparks.pdf 1271 Kb
Download this file (formmbrapp19.pdf)formmbrapp19.pdf2019 Membership Application45 Kb
Download this file (TARS Meeting Minutes  Jan 2019.pdf)TARS Meeting Minutes Jan 2019.pdf 275 Kb
 

January 2019 SPARKS

PDF

The January 2019 issue of SPARKS, newsletter of the Tri-State Amateur Radio Society, is attached.
As always, the file is sent in .pdf format and requires Adobe Reader to open and read.

The next regular club meeting is January 10th 7:00 pm at the Red Cross.
This will be our Annual Club Auction
Eating Before the Meeting at Fazoli's Pizza 5:30 pm.

Also attached is the TARS Annual Banquet Reservation form.
The Banquet will be FEB 7th, 6:00 pm at the Log Inn
NOTE:  NOT THE REGULAR MEETING DATE!

Reservations for fully paid 2019 Regular TARS MEMBERS are $13.00 ea. for member and Spouse/Guest.
To attend, TARS membership and banquet reservations must be paid no later than the [FEB] board meeting, January 31st.


Winter Field Day is this month!
January 26th, Wesselman Park 10:00 am set up and contest start at 1pm (1900 UTC).
Chris KE9YK will have bean soup and cornbread at NOON.
You are welcome to bring any side dish to share for lunch and deserts are always welcome.

In this ISSUE:
President’s Corner:    1
Beyond the Baofeng    2
AUCTION TIME    2
Silent Keys    3
Logbook of The World Tops 1 Billion QSO’s    3
Annual Banquet FEB 7th, Log Inn    4
Winter Field Day 2019    4
Eat'n Before the Meet'n    5
LOCAL AREA NET List    7
...... and much more!

For the latest news check in to the Tri-State Emergency Net Wednesdays at 8:00 pm on the 146.790 repeater.

Check out the club web site www.w9og.net
Follow us on FACEBOOK www.facebook.com/groups/TARSw9og

Attachments:
FileDescriptionFile size
Download this file (2019-01-Sparks.pdf)2019-01-Sparks.pdf 1181 Kb
Download this file (formmbrapp19.pdf)formmbrapp19.pdf 45 Kb
 


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For the latest announcements and information join us on the air for the Tri-State Emergency Net, Wednesday night at 8:00 pm on the TARS 146.79 repeater, pl 88.5.

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