Calendar

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 19-21, 2018

Animas Valley Balloon Rally.  Balloon Chasers needed.  Meet at the Animas Valley Elementary at 7:45 am. Balloon Glow to take place on Friday, October 19, 2018 in front of the train depot on Main Avenue.

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 8, 2018

Durango VE License Testing:

1 pm to 4 pm:  To  be held at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango, CO 81301.

Bring Photo ID for new license.  If you are upgrading your current license, bring photo ID and any CSCE certificate.  Also bring a pencil and a simple calculator.

The Durango VE Team will be holding an Amateur Radio license testing session from 1:00 PM until 4:00 PM. Session is open to all whether you’re testing for your first Amateur Radio license or you want to upgrade!

The “Durango VE Team Test Instructions” file, located in the “Files” section of our Facebook group has links to a number of on line resources, many free, which include flash cards and practice exams. Hint: Search “Durango VE Team” on Facebook.

It also answers a number of questions that people have had over the years, so look at that file and most questions will be answered. If you have a question that is not addressed in that file ask.

The file also has information and the link to obtain your FCC ID (FRN), which you will need to put on your application. Once you obtain your FRN that same file has the link to the testing registration page. Once you decide which test you are coming too please sign up ASAP.

Register at: https://goo.gl/forms/jArLBRBIpbN8WJku2

Time: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (Note: Walk-ins will only be accepted until 2:30 PM)

Cost: FREE

Pre-Registration is encouraged so we may have the paperwork ready to go when you come for your exam.

For more information and to pre-register, email us at : DurangoVETeam@gmail.com.

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 9, 2019 (Location and time TBD)

Holiday Dinner (In place of our regular meeting)

7:00 pm – To be held at either Mutu’s or Ken & Sue’s depending on availability.

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

March 30, 2019

Durango VE License Testing:

8: am to 1 pm:  Technician Class:  Will be taught by Paul Staby.  There will be no break for lunch.  Bring a notebook to take notes; however, you will not be able to use the notes during the test.

1 pm to 4 pm:  To  be held at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango, CO 81301.

Cost:  Free

Bring Photo ID for new license.  If you are upgrading your current license, bring photo ID and any CSCE certificate.  Also bring a pencil and a simple calculator.

Durango VE License Testing:

1 pm to 4 pm:  To  be held at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango, CO 81301.

Cost:  Free

Bring Photo ID for new license.  If you are upgrading your current license, bring photo ID and any CSCE certificate.  Also bring a pencil and a simple calculator.

The Durango VE Team will be holding an Amateur Radio license testing session from 1:00 PM until 4:00 PM. Session is open to all whether you’re testing for your first Amateur Radio license or you want to upgrade!

The “Durango VE Team Test Instructions” file, located in the “Files” section of our Facebook group has links to a number of on line resources, many free, which include flash cards and practice exams. Hint: Search “Durango VE Team” on Facebook.

It also answers a number of questions that people have had over the years, so look at that file and most questions will be answered. If you have a question that is not addressed in that file ask.

The file also has information and the link to obtain your FCC ID (FRN), which you will need to put on your application. Once you obtain your FRN that same file has the link to the testing registration page. Once you decide which test you are coming too please sign up ASAP.

Register at: https://goo.gl/forms/jArLBRBIpbN8WJku2

Time: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (Note: Walk-ins will only be accepted until 2:30 PM)

Cost: FREE

Pre-Registration is encouraged so we may have the paperwork ready to go when you come for your exam.

For more information and to pre-register, email us at : DurangoVETeam@gmail.com.

APRIL 2019

Every Saturday:

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

April 10, 2019

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

MAY 2019

Every Saturday:

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

May 8, 2019

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

May 25, 2019

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

JUNE 2019

Every Saturday:

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

June 12, 2019

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

June 2019 (Date TBA)

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

JULY 2019

Every Saturday:

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

July 10, 2019

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

July 19-21, 2019

The Hardrock 100 will take place as scheduled.

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

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

July 27, 2019

Durango VE License Testing:

1 pm to 4 pm:  To  be held at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango, CO 81301.

Cost:  Free

Bring Photo ID for new license.  If you are upgrading your current license, bring photo ID and any CSCE certificate.  Also bring a pencil and a simple calculator.

Durango VE License Testing:

1 pm to 4 pm:  To  be held at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango, CO 81301.

Cost:  Free

Bring Photo ID for new license.  If you are upgrading your current license, bring photo ID and any CSCE certificate.  Also bring a pencil and a simple calculator.

The Durango VE Team will be holding an Amateur Radio license testing session from 1:00 PM until 4:00 PM. Session is open to all whether you’re testing for your first Amateur Radio license or you want to upgrade!

The “Durango VE Team Test Instructions” file, located in the “Files” section of our Facebook group has links to a number of on line resources, many free, which include flash cards and practice exams. Hint: Search “Durango VE Team” on Facebook.

It also answers a number of questions that people have had over the years, so look at that file and most questions will be answered. If you have a question that is not addressed in that file ask.

The file also has information and the link to obtain your FCC ID (FRN), which you will need to put on your application. Once you obtain your FRN that same file has the link to the testing registration page. Once you decide which test you are coming too please sign up ASAP.

Register at: https://goo.gl/forms/jArLBRBIpbN8WJku2

Time: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (Note: Walk-ins will only be accepted until 2:30 PM)

Cost: FREE

Pre-Registration is encouraged so we may have the paperwork ready to go when you come for your exam.

For more information and to pre-register, email us at : DurangoVETeam@gmail.com.

AUGUST 2019

Every Saturday:

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

August 14, 2019

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

August 2019 DTBA at a Later Date

Silverton Ultra Marathon??? – Race Director:  Megan Finnesy

SEPTEMBER 2019

Every Saturday:

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

September 11, 2019

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

September 14, 2019

Durango VE License Testing:

1 pm to 4 pm:  To  be held at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road, Durango, CO 81301.

Cost:  Free

Bring Photo ID for new license.  If you are upgrading your current license, bring photo ID and any CSCE certificate.  Also bring a pencil and a simple calculator.

The Durango VE Team will be holding an Amateur Radio license testing session from 1:00 PM until 4:00 PM. Session is open to all whether you’re testing for your first Amateur Radio license or you want to upgrade!

The “Durango VE Team Test Instructions” file, located in the “Files” section of our Facebook group has links to a number of on line resources, many free, which include flash cards and practice exams. Hint: Search “Durango VE Team” on Facebook.

It also answers a number of questions that people have had over the years, so look at that file and most questions will be answered. If you have a question that is not addressed in that file ask.

The file also has information and the link to obtain your FCC ID (FRN), which you will need to put on your application. Once you obtain your FRN that same file has the link to the testing registration page. Once you decide which test you are coming too please sign up ASAP.

Register at: https://goo.gl/forms/jArLBRBIpbN8WJku2

Time: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (Note: Walk-ins will only be accepted until 2:30 PM)

Cost: FREE

Pre-Registration is encouraged so we may have the paperwork ready to go when you come for your exam.

For more information and to pre-register, email us at : DurangoVETeam@gmail.com.