Serving Columbia and Greene Counties of New York State
Congratulations to Wayne Gearing, K2WG, our new president and Joe Sacco, KC2JMS, our new vice-president!!
The SSB part of the North American QSO Party and the January VHF QSO party are scheduled for the weekend starting January 21.
Here are two great opportunities to hone your operating skills and have a good time doing it. And you don't need to keep a log, if you just want to make some contacts.For info:
North American QSO Party
January VHF QSO Party
Next meeting is February 20th at 7:00 pm
at the Churchtown Firehouse, 2219 Cty. Rte. 27, Hudson, NY(Meetings are held the 3rd Monday of Every Month, except August)
The elections will continue at the February meeting. Members will be voting for Secretary and Treasurer. Please plan on attending.
All are welcome.
New Technician course is continuing...For Details --> Course Poster
Wayne Gearing, K2WG, is teaching the course at the East Chatham Firehouse. The VE testing session will be January 28th, from 4 to 5 pm. If you are a VE, please plan on assisting Wayne with conducting the exams.
Field Day 2016Check it out --> Pictures
2016 was another successful year for the Rippers at field day. Here are some of the moments.
ARES Emergency Services Net on Tuesdays at 7pm
All ARES members are encouraged to join this weekly net to
Meetings and training are held at the Columbia County EOC.
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in the Hamlet of Ghent
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