The Douglas County Amateur Radio Club continues to meet electronically via Zoom on our regularly scheduled club meeting nights and also on Saturday mornings in between general meetings. All DCARC club members are welcome to participate. Send an E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org for information. We plan to resume in-person club meetings as soon as Douglas County officials allow and public health officials deem it safe to do so.
The membership also remains hopeful that we can operate ARRL Field Day in June.
The Douglas County Amateur Radio Club conducted their April meeting via Zoom and continues to meet socially via Zoom on the weekends. Send an E-mail to email@example.com for additional information if you would like to participate. Our next general meeting will be on May 13.
In an effort to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, Douglas County Health Officer Dr. Thomas Marcellino issued a “Stay at Home” order on March 22. The order remains in effect until April 23, unless otherwise amended. Douglas County officials earlier restricted public access to all Douglas County buildings, effective March 19, until further notice and prohibited public gatherings in the county of more than 10 people.
The DCARC General Meeting on April 8, 2020, will be conducted virtually via Zoom. The Zoom platform will allow members to very easily participate over various platforms, including web-browser, smartphone or dial-in. We would like to make sure everyone join can the meeting, but for security, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up for the meeting.
While normal lines of communication are not expected to be affected during this pandemic, there is always the possibility that assistance by ham radio operators may be needed. This is a good opportunity to check your gear to ensure that you are ready just in case.
Be sure to review all KDHE and Douglas County guidelines.
The next general meeting of the Douglas County Amateur Radio Club will be tomorrow evening, Wednesday, Mar. 11. Flory Hall doors should open at around 6:15 p.m. to socialize. Feel free to bring your gear or projects to show off to the group. We’ll have a presentation about Douglas County ARES by Kevin – KSØEGL, at 7:00 p.m., and the general meeting will be held shortly thereafter.
Directions to the meeting location.