The Amateur Radio Club of Augusta
WHO ARE WE?
The Amateur Radio Club of Augusta is a Special Service Club and is affiliated with the American Radio Relay League (ARRL). Our club call is W4DV. Our repeater is located in Trenton, South Carolina and is on a tower height of 700 feet and has wide range coverage.
We have been chartered since 1957.
We participate in numerous club special events and sponsor a local Hamfest annually. We offer assistance for those who are unlicensed and for those wanting to upgrade.
We hold monthly club meetings located at the H2U building in back of Doctors Hospital in Augusta. You do not have to be a member or licensed to attend our meetings. Our meetings are open to everyone and we welcome all visitors.
Our membership consists of many knowledgeable men and woman and have traditional values of radio communications. Our members also have additional interest and participate in ARES, DXing, and Skywarn communications.
We welcome new members and would certainly welcome any suggestions and comments you may have. If you are interested in becoming a member download the membership application or attend our monthly general meeting and fill out a membership application.
TECHNICIAN LICENSE CLASS
November 13th & 14th, testing on the 15th
Technician License Class on November 13th and 14th from 6 pm to 10 pm each evening and a review from 8 am to 10 am followed by testing at 10:30 am on November 15th. Evening classes and testing will be held at the SC ETV Telecommunications Center, 1041 George Rogers Blvd, Columbia, SC. The Classes are free there is a $10.00 charge for testing. Please bring cash and a photo ID on Saturday for the test session. Tara Thomas will take reservations at email@example.com. Questions? Call 803-737-3500.
The Augusta A.R.C. November General Meeting.
Tuesday November 18, 2014
November is election month for 2015 Officers and Directors.
Eligibility to vote at the November elections.
Club dues paid in full by October 31st.
Contact Stan KE4PKB to receive an absentee ballot. Absentee ballots must be received back by Friday November 12th
Contact Stan by E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
November General Meeting Program.
Presentation and discussion of digital radios and PSK.
October general meeting nomination results.
President Chris KK4NXA Chris KK4NXA, JD AI4WS
Vice President Ray KJ4HZ Ray KJ4HZ, Danny KE4RAP
Secretary Shannon KK4MED
Treasurer Tom KF4ITM
1yr. Chuck W4MEW
2yr. Walter W4EFS
3yr. Joe KK4RHJ Nominated
defacto Dir. *Earl KG4HIQ Nominated
*(To Assume Office if Current President Is Reelected)
2014 Ham of the Year nominees
KI4NFJ – Dave Falls, K9NWS – Steven Naglic
KD4CK – Dick Embry, Deborah Brown
KJ4HZ – Ray Gannaway, NJ4L – Mark Foster
KK4MED – Shannon Covington, AK4NZ – Cy Kurtz
Stone Mountain Hamfest
November 1st and 2nd
Gwinnett County Fairgrounds
Saturday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Sunday 8:00 am to 2:00 pm