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WCRA March 2014 Monthly Meeting

Our March meeting has now passed.

Program Slides:
The WinLink 2000 Slides PDF File will be avilable until the next update, after the April 2014 meeting.

WCRA April 2014 Monthly Meeting

Our monthly meeting will be April 4th, @ 7:30pm. We meet at the First Presbyterian Church in Wheaton, at Jefferson and Ellis avenues.

Program:
"Chicago Area Fox Hunting" presented by Tom Geletka N9CBA

WCRA May 2014 Monthly Meeting

Our monthly meeting will be May 2nd, @ 7:30pm. We meet at the First Presbyterian Church in Wheaton, at Jefferson and Ellis avenues.

Program:
"Build Your Own Dual Band (VHF/UHF) J-Pole Antenna" presented by Kevin Oleniczak N9JPG and George Henry KA3HSW. This is a hands-on building experience during the meeting wherein you can construct your own antenna that evening with parts supplied by the WCRA. Pre-registration and payment of $15 is required for those desiring to build an antenna that night. No charge for those only helping others.

WCRA June 2014 Monthly Meeting

Our monthly meeting will be June 6th, @ 7:30pm. We meet at the First Presbyterian Church in Wheaton, at Jefferson and Ellis avenues.

Program:
"WCRA Preparations for ARRL Field Day 2014" presented by Joe Lefebvre N9WRO and Mike Wilson KC9KHT

WCRA July 2014 Monthly Meeting

Our monthly meeting will be July 11th, @ 7:30pm. We meet at the First Presbyterian Church in Wheaton, at Jefferson and Ellis avenues.(Please note this is one week later than usual due to the 4th of July Holiday)

Program:
"How to Put a Repeater on the Air" presented by Don Hlinsky N9IZU

Training Opportunities

Our next training classes:
Saturday March 15th and March 22, 2014
     9 AM to 5 PM (both dates required)
Cost: $10 for the class
    Pre-registration is required by contacting
     training@w9ccu.org

===>   Amateur Radio Classes
===>   Training Flyer
===>   Training Pre-Study Material
===>   Training Reference Guide
===>   Our Information Email:Training Coordinator
===>   VE Testing Page
===>   VE Contact: Harry, K9HK, VE Testing Email
           or call Harry @ 630.953.0519

Our Mission Statement

The mission of the Wheaton Community Radio Amateurs is to further the art of radio communications and electronics by mentoring anyone with like interests, participating in community events, preparedness in assisting in the event of a disaster where other communication modes can fail, while promoting social camaraderie among its members.

 

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Last update: March 8, 2014
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