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Drone and HAM Demo at Lawrence Public Library 06-01-2019

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Monthly meeting tonight

7PM Flory Meeting Hall, Douglas County Fairgrounds.

Open to the public.

Coming events:

March 23rd. WØUK will be on the air at Dad Perry Park from 10AM til 3PM. More info to follow.

April 6. Review and testing session at the library. Review starts at 9AM, testing starts at 3PM. Meeting room B, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vermont St, Lawrence, KS 66044

Email info@w0uk.com for more info or to register for the test.

All events are open to the public.

Check the club calendar.

License preparation and testing session, Oct. 27th.

Phil Anderson will lead a license preparation session on Saturday, Oct. 27th. from 9AM-3PM. A testing session will follow from 3-5PM

No cost for prep session.
Amateur Radio license test is $15 (can test for as multiple license levels at no additional cost).

Location: Lawrence Public Library, Meeting room C (downstairs)

To sign up, send email to info@w0uk.com

 

General Meeting

Location: Flory Meeting Hall

Directions: South entrance to Douglas County Fairgrounds. First building on the right.

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7PM: Meeting and presentation
8PM: Breakout sessions on various

July and August Meetings

The July meeting will be at the regular location (DG Cty Fairgrounds). Bring a dish to the August meeting potluck at the Filado’s in Eudora.

 

(Delayed) Help move the repeater

(This move has been put on hold pending additional coordination with local agencies. More info when it becomes available)

On Friday, July 1, the repeater will be taken down from Bill’s house north of Lawrence.  After the regular Saturday 6AM breakfast at the HyVee at 6th and Monterey Way, the group will head to Bill’s house to take down the repeater.

Contact Jim KC0IDF kc0idf@arrl.net

 

June Monthly meeting

The monthly meeting this month is being held at Well’s Overlook at 6PM.

 

Demonstration: HF Radio setup April 1, 9AM-12:30PM

The Douglas County Amateur Radio Club will be hosting a demonstration of setting up an HF Radio station using simple portable antennas at Wells Overlook from 9am to 12:30pm on Saturday April 1.   This event is open to anyone interested in Amateur radio or emergency communications.  Visitors will have an opportunity to learn about radio operation and simple antenna setups as well as talk on the air.   We will be demonstrating Voice, Code, and Digital modes of operation.  (An amateur radio license is not required, this event is open to everyone.)

Video

ISS Contact at the Lawrence Public Library

Here is video taken by library staff:

Here are some vidoes from the event. Taken with my cell phone, but the video and audio quality is not too bad.

Establishing contact:

And here are the questions by the kids: