The next SARA meeting will be Thursday, February 20th at Beef O’Brady’s in Wadsworth with dinner at 6pm followed by the meeting at 7pm. Following the business portion of the meeting, Ken Dorsey KA8OAD will be presenting on using Digital Hotspots. Also this month is the nomination of officers for the March elections so be thinking if you are a SARA member who wants to run for office of this fine organization.
It’s dues time for SARA! Current members should renew by March 31st. If you aren’t a SARA member, now might be the time to join! SARA funds its operations, including this repeater, almost entirely on dues of its supporting members. Help support the club and amateur radio in this area by joining or renewing with SARA today. See w8wky.org for more information.
There will be two area SKYWARN trainings. The first SKYWARN training will be held in Summit County on Thursday, March 19th from 6pm to 8pm at the Summit Co. Red Cross Building in Akron. Pre-registration is requested; see the Summit Co. ARES website for the form. Wayne County training will be Wednesday, March 25th from 6pm to 8pm at the American Red Cross building in Wooster. Pre-registration IS required for the Wooster session. You can register on the Wayne Co. EMA site. You’ll notice on the form that a “secret phrase” to prevent robot and other abuse is required. That phrase is “skywarn2020”
Some upcoming events:
02/16/2020 | Mansfield Mid-Winter Hamfest Location: Mansfield, OH Sponsor: Intercity Amateur Radio Club: Click for more information
03/01/2020 | WinterHamFest Location: Elyria, OH Sponsor: Northern Ohio Amateur Radio Society: Click for more information
03/14-15/2020 | Toledo Hamfest, ARRL Great Lakes Division Convention Location: Perrysburg, OH Sponsor: Toledo Mobile Radio Association: Click for more information