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DCARC Technician Class Q&A Review | Test Session: Technician, General, Extra: Postponed until Feb. 5

The Douglas County Amateur Radio Club will be sponsoring a Technician Class question review and test session for all elements on Saturday, February 5, 2022, in Lawrence, Kansas. The recommended study guide is the ARRL Ham Radio License Manual (4th Edition), which students must purchase on their own via the ARRL website or from other sources such as Amazon. We will take a morning break, lunch, and afternoon break. A test session will be conducted toward the end of the review session, at around 5:00 pm.

You must pre-register for this event by sending an E-Mail to Please also review the list of items you must bring to the test session.

Technician Class Q&A Review

Test Session: Technician, General and Extra

  • Time: Approximately 5:00 p.m.
  • Pre-registration required:
  • Exam fee is $15 (cash only)

We will break a few times in the morning, break for lunch, and a few breaks in the afternoon.

Next General Meeting: Christmas Dinner on Dec. 8, 2021

In-Person Option: Wayne & Larry’s Sports Bar & Grill (933 Iowa Street in Lawrence).
Zoom Option: To be announced.
Time: 6:30 PM for social and 7:00 for dinner/meeting.
Additional details about the dinner will be posted on the club’s e-mail reflector, prior to the event.

Nominations for 2022 club officers, so far:

  • President: Kevin Augustus, AEØMO
  • Vice President: Justin Graham, KFØDAB
  • Treasurer:  John Harris, N6UOP
  • Secretary: Ken Kopp, AKØA

Proposed appointments to club manager positions, so far:

  • Emergency Coordinator: Kevin Oneslager, KSØEGL
  • Activities Manager: Matt Hilt, KØTOY
  • Program Manager: Kevin Augustus, AEØMO
  • Training Managers: Jim Cessna, ACØKN and Dean Dunlap, KEØFFA
  • Field Day Manager(s): Vacant
  • Repeater Trustee: Ken Filardo, KAØTHK
  • Website Manager: Ken Kopp, AKØA
  • Repeater Manager(s): John Harris, N6UOP and Skyler Huffman, KUØJHK

Additional nominations may be presented up until the December meeting. If you wish to volunteer for any of the manager positions or have additional nominations, please send an email to

Next General Meeting: November 10

In-Person Option: Wayne & Larry’s Sports Bar & Grill (933 Iowa Street in Lawrence).
K3LR QSL CardZoom Option: To be announced.

Presentation: Rescheduled.

Tim Duffy (K3LR) from DX Engineering on Antennas.

Nominations are being sought for DCARC 2022 officers. Please send an E-mail to should you wish to submit a nomination.

Join the club’s e-mail list for further meeting details.

DCARC Club Picnic: October 23

DCARC will be holding an impromptu club picnic at Broken Arrow Park in Lawrence on Oct. 23 at 4:00 pm. Bring your own food and beverages.

Spouses and family are also encouraged to attend.