Event Calendar

Keep an eye on our calendar for all the activities NOARC is hosting and/or participating in.

< August 2019 >
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        1 2 3North American QSO Party (CW)North American QSO Party (CW)Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Posted by: admin1. Eligibility: Any Amateur Radio licensee may enter.
2. Object: To work as many North American stations as possible during the contest period.
3. North American Station: Defined by the ARRL DXCC List, with the addition of Hawaii.
CW: 1800 UTC August 3 to 0600 UTC August 4, 2019 (first full weekend in August)
4North American QSO Party (CW)North American QSO Party (CW)Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Posted by: admin1. Eligibility: Any Amateur Radio licensee may enter.
2. Object: To work as many North American stations as possible during the contest period.
3. North American Station: Defined by the ARRL DXCC List, with the addition of Hawaii.
CW: 1800 UTC August 3 to 0600 UTC August 4, 2019 (first full weekend in August)
5Amateur Radio ExamsAmateur Radio ExamsTime: 6:30 pm
Posted by: Robert DallonsAmateur Radio exams will be given on Monday, August 5th, 2019, 6:30 pm start, at the Live Oak Baptist Church, Building G, in Crestview. Applicants will be required to preregister to Bruce Adams, KA5DLV or on the club website (W4AAZ.org) CONTACT US page, as seating is limited. Cutoff is at eight applicants! Each applicant’s registration will be confirmed.
Live Oak Baptist Church, Bld G
4565 Live Oak Church Rd
Crestview, FL 32539
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6 7 8NOARC Business MeetingNOARC Business MeetingTime: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Posted by: adminMonthly Business Meeting Live Oak Baptist Church
4565 Live Oak Church Rd
Crestview, FL 32539
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9 10Merit Badge University (Radio)Merit Badge University (Radio)Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Posted by: Bruce AdamsWhere: At EOC in Niceville. We would have use of the radio room. We have also requested one of the breakout rooms for the instructional part. When: On Saturday August 10, 2019, with a 3-hour period in the morning, lunch, and a 3-hour period in the afternoon. What we would need to provide: Instructors, presentation, projector, big screen, HTs so we could run multiple contacts simultaneously, demo items for a table (books, hardware, QSL display, etc.) Other: Have each scout make a 10 minute conversation “over the air:, which is one of the requirements for the badge. Recommend 147.360 repeater, and 146.580 simplex, within range of the Niceville EOC. Time of the QSOs would be approximately 15:00 on Saturday. Niceville EOC
11 12 13 14 15 16 17North American QSO Party (SSB)North American QSO Party (SSB)Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Posted by: adminThe North American SSB QSO Party is next weekend. At 1 PM Saturday, Activities manager Rich, N4DPM, will open the club station. Three club members have volunteered to operate for periods of the 10 hour contest. Bob, KN4UDT, will be there at one, followed by Jim, KN4UDV.
Finally, around 5 PM, Rodney, KJ4JAH, will start operating. Of our 60 members, only three have signed up to operate in this club activity.
Provided there are at least six, the operator with the most contacts will receive the ARRL's "Portable Antenna Classics". This a very nice
book with good drawings and pictures.
Live Oak Baptist Church
NOARC Club House
4565 Live Oak Church Rd
Crestview, FL 32539
Map
18North American QSO Party (SSB)North American QSO Party (SSB)Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Posted by: adminThe North American SSB QSO Party is next weekend. At 1 PM Saturday, Activities manager Rich, N4DPM, will open the club station. Three club members have volunteered to operate for periods of the 10 hour contest. Bob, KN4UDT, will be there at one, followed by Jim, KN4UDV.
Finally, around 5 PM, Rodney, KJ4JAH, will start operating. Of our 60 members, only three have signed up to operate in this club activity.
Provided there are at least six, the operator with the most contacts will receive the ARRL's "Portable Antenna Classics". This a very nice
book with good drawings and pictures.
Live Oak Baptist Church
NOARC Club House
4565 Live Oak Church Rd
Crestview, FL 32539
Map
19Amateur Extra License Class - August 19 - Nov. 18Amateur Extra License Class - August 19 - Nov. 18Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Posted by: adminThis class will be for the Amateur Extra license, the highest level of the three licenses (Technician, General, Amateur Extra) awarded by the Federal Communications Commission. The Extra license involves much more material, and will require twelve class sessions.
North West Florida State College
Crestview Campus, Room 304
805 East James Lee Blvd., (U.S. Hwy. 90)
Crestview, FL 32539
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20 21 22Tech NightTech NightTime: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Posted by: adminThe Evolution of Remote Bases
Bruce Adams, KA5DLV
Live Oak Baptist Church
4565 Live Oak Church Rd
Crestview, FL 32539
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25 26Amateur Extra License Class - August 19 - Nov. 18Amateur Extra License Class - August 19 - Nov. 18Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Posted by: adminThis class will be for the Amateur Extra license, the highest level of the three licenses (Technician, General, Amateur Extra) awarded by the Federal Communications Commission. The Extra license involves much more material, and will require twelve class sessions.
North West Florida State College
Crestview Campus, Room 304
805 East James Lee Blvd., (U.S. Hwy. 90)
Crestview, FL 32539
Map
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