Calendar

APRIL 2018

Every Saturday:

Ham breakfast at Denny’s Restaurant located at 666 Camino del Rio, Durango – 8:00 am

April 11, 2018

Regular Meeting: 7:00 pm at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango, CO 81301

April  21 2018

Durango HAM Testing

Christ the King Lutheran Church located in Durango, Colorado at 495 Florida Road.   Paul, W0EZN, will put on a pre-exam workshop/class that will begin at 8:00 a.m. and end approximately 3:00 p.m. (the workshop is not mandatory for testing). The exam will start at approximately 3:30 pm.

The cost is $5.00 and the participant pays  the instructor who will provide the class and study material, however

Things one needs to use to prepare for Amateur Radio License testing:

$15.00 cash is preferred (we like to leave the exam site and mail results immediately) cash allows us to write one personal check.

A copy of current amateur license and copy of CSCE (if one already has an amateur license)

A copy of photo ID w/social security #

A non-programmable calculator

There are many web sites that will steer one in a direction of materials and practice tests that are very helpful. Start with www.arrl.org, as a non member one will have limitationshowever all info and pricing needed for testing is there (including our post) about 30day’s prior to the test. I find a good place to study is on a sitehttp://www.aa9pw.com/radio/ A class for Technician status will be offered no other material is needed other than $5.00 this fee will include study material. The class begins at 8:00 a.m. and goes until about 3:00 pm. The test begins at 3:30p.m and takes about an hour (no time limit). Feel at ease to contact us for any other info you may need.

Pre-registration is needed as to prepare a packet for the candidate. Please advise if you are pursuing Technician, General, Extra, or all three.  Contact either Mike Hawkins or Jess Carmon.

Mike Hawkins at  ad0ev@arrl.net

Jess Carmon:  970-764-7622 –  kd0mls-1@outlook.com

MAY 2018

Every Saturday:

Ham breakfast at Denny’s Restaurant located at 666 Camino del Rio, Durango – 8:00 am

May 9, 2018

Regular Meeting: 7:00 pm at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango, CO 81301

May 26, 2018

Iron Horse Bicycle Race: Information to be announced at the April and May meetings.

JUNE 2018

Every Saturday:

Ham breakfast at Denny’s Restaurant located at 666 Camino del Rio, Durango – 8:00 am

June 13, 2018

Regular Meeting: 7:00 pm at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango, CO 81301

June 2018 (Date TBA)

Field Day (Noon to Noon): More information to follow.

JULY 2018

Every Saturday:

Ham breakfast at Denny’s Restaurant located at 666 Camino del Rio, Durango – 8:00 am

July 11, 2018

Regular Meeting: 7:00 pm at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango, CO 81301

July 20-22, 2018

Hard Rock 100

Log into Hardrock100.com to signup to work the communications spots.

Contact:  Steve and Shauna Blaylock at kc0lff@gmail.com

July 2018 (Date TBA)

Farmington HAM (VE) Testing

Contact Doug Troxel 505-860-6836.  Don Walker will be the new VE.

AUGUST 2018

Every Saturday:

Ham breakfast at Denny’s Restaurant located at 666 Camino del Rio, Durango – 8:00 am

August 8, 2018

Regular Meeting: 7:00 pm at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango, CO 81301

August 2018 TBD

Double Dirty 30 Ultra Running Race – Silverton, Colorado

Double Dirty 30 foot race:  Information to be announced closer to the 2018 race.

SEPTEMBER 2018

Every Saturday:

Ham breakfast at Denny’s Restaurant located at 666 Camino del Rio, Durango – 8:00 am

September 12, 2018

Regular Meeting: 7:00 pm at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango, CO 81301

 

October 2018

Every Saturday:

Ham breakfast at Denny’s Restaurant located at 666 Camino del Rio, Durango – 8:00 am

October 10, 2018

Regular Meeting: 7:00 pm at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango, CO 81301

October  20, 2017 (? – Confirmed Date TBA)

Durango HAM Testing – 9:00 am to 12:00 noon

Durango HAM Testing

Christ the King Lutheran Church located in Durango, Colorado at 495 Florida Road.   Paul, W0EZN, will put on a pre-exam workshop/class that will begin at 8:00 a.m. and end approximately 3:00 p.m. (the workshop is not mandatory for testing). The exam will start at approximately 3:30 pm.

The cost is $5.00 and the participant pays  the instructor who will provide the class and study material, however

Things one needs to use to prepare for Amateur Radio License testing:

$15.00 cash is preferred (we like to leave the exam site and mail results immediately) cash allows us to write one personal check.

A copy of current amateur license and copy of CSCE (if one already has an amateur license)

A copy of photo ID w/social security #

A non-programmable calculator

There are many web sites that will steer one in a direction of materials and practice tests that are very helpful. Start with www.arrl.org, as a non member one will have limitationshowever all info and pricing needed for testing is there (including our post) about 30day’s prior to the test. I find a good place to study is on a sitehttp://www.aa9pw.com/radio/ A class for Technician status will be offered no other material is needed other than $5.00 this fee will include study material. The class begins at 8:00 a.m. and goes until about 3:00 pm. The test begins at 3:30p.m and takes about an hour (no time limit). Feel at ease to contact us for any other info you may need.

Pre-registration is needed as to prepare a packet for the candidate. Please advise if you are pursuing Technician, General, Extra, or all three.  Contact either Mike Hawkins or Jess Carmon.

Mike Hawkins at  ad0ev@arrl.net

Jess Carmon:  970-764-7622 –  kd0mls-1@outlook.com

NOVEMBER 2018

Every Saturday:

Ham breakfast at Denny’s Restaurant located at 666 Camino del Rio, Durango – 8:00 am

November 14, 2018

Regular Meeting: 7:00 pm at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango, CO 81301

DECEMBER 2018

Every Saturday:

Ham breakfast at Denny’s Restaurant located at 666 Camino del Rio, Durango – 8:00 am

December 12, 2018

Regular Meeting: 7:00 pm at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango, CO 81301

JANUARY 2019

Every Saturday:

Ham breakfast at Denny’s Restaurant located at 666 Camino del Rio, Durango – 8:00 am

January 2019  (Date TBD)

Holiday Dinner (In place of our regular meeting)

To be held at Mutu’s? – 7:00 pm

January 2019

Farmington HAM Testing

Don Walker will be the new VE.

FEBRUARY 2019

Every Saturday:

Ham breakfast at Denny’s Restaurant located at 666 Camino del Rio, Durango – 8:00 am

February 13, 2019

Regular Meeting: 7:00 pm at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango, CO 81301

MARCH 2019

Every Saturday:

Ham breakfast at Denny’s Restaurant located at 666 Camino del Rio, Durango – 8:00 am

March 13, 2019

Regular Meeting: 7:00 pm at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango, CO 81301