3 results for month: 04/2015
GARA Picnic May 16 at Hagan Stone Park
Come and have a fun and relaxing evening with GARA in shelter 5 at Hagan Stone Park in Pleasant Garden on Saturday, May 16. This is a great event to celebrate the start of summer and have fun with friends, old and new. Bring a radio or a frisbee and be ready to pack down excellent hamburgers and hot dogs. Everyone is welcome! The picnic will start at 5pm and run until 8, with food being served around 6pm. If you'd like to attend, let Tom Bertolino, GARA president, or any board member know before May 13, and include the number of people you'll have there. You can also use the contact form on this site to let us know. The cost is a modest $7 per ...
World Amateur Radio Day April 18
This Saturday, April 18, is World Amateur Radio Day in honor of that day in 1925 that the International Amateur Radio Union was formed in Paris. According to the IARU, World Amateur Radio Day "is the day when IARU Member-Societies can show our capabilities to the public and enjoy global friendship with other Amateurs worldwide." There will be a number of Special Event Stations on the air for WARD from various countries such as Bahrain, India, Oman, and from our neighbor W4SNC, the Iredell County Amateur Radio Society! To see more information about the World Amateur Radio Day, visit the WARD page on the IARU website, found at http://www.iaru.org...
Rockingham County Amateur Radio Club Swapfest
The Rockingham County Amateur Radio Club will be holding their 11th annual Swapfest at the Community Baptist Church in Reidsville from 8am until noon on Saturday, May 9. Admission is $4 in advance or $5 at the gate. Plan on arriving early to find the best deals! For more information, see the flier on the RCARC's website here.