Pack Rat Monthly Meetings
Friday, June 14, 2013
The Pack Rats meet on the third Thursday of each month at 7:30 PM at the Ben Wilson Senior Center in Warminster, PA (except for the July and August meetings. See below). See Meetings for a map and more information.
Jan - 01/17/13, Annual contest analysis meeting presentation given by Ben, WA3RLT to prepare everyone for the upcoming January Contest
Feb - 02/21/13, Crying Towel, Members and guests are encouraged to describe their January contest woes and dealings with Murphy. A Towel is awarded to the best story of the night to help sop up the tears.
March - 03/21/13, Homebrew Night: Everyone is encouraged to bring in and describe their latest homebrew project. A panel of select judges will review the projects and award prizes.
April - 04/18/13, ARRL Night - Special guest speaker from headquarters, Contest Branch Manager, Sean Kutzko, KX9X
May - 5/16/13 - June Contest preparation: Writelog practice and WSJT operation tutorial
June - 6/20/13, The June Pack Rat election of officers meeting will be held at the Holiday Inn, Lansdale PA. Also, June contest wrap up and more .... Pre-Meeting dutch treat dinner at the Holiday Inn starts at 6:30PM and meeting will commence at 7:30PM. Come early, have fun, discuss the VHF contest results.
July - 7/18/13, The July Pack Rat meeting and 'White Elephant' sale/auction will be held again this year at the QTH of Gary Hitchner, WA2OMY. 39 West Mount Kirk Avenue, Norristown PA. Opens at 7 PM for inspection, meeting and auction start at 7:30 PM. Bring your radio or computer related stuff to sell at the auction, money to buy other's goodies and lawn chairs for seating. Refreshments provided. Open to guests. Questions? Contact Gary.
Google Map to WA2OMY
August - 8/10/13, The annual Pack Rat Family Day and Picnic will be held on Saturday, August 10th from noon til ?? ... at the QTH of N3ITT, Al and Carol Sheppard, 77 Foellner Lane, Ottsville, PA 18942.. Bring lawn chairs and a bathing suit as the pool will be open. Bring a covered dish to share. Burgers, dogs and liquid refreshments provided gratis. Family, children and guests invited. Have a relaxing afternoon with your club friends. Rain date, Sunday, Aug 11th. Questions? RSVP Covered Dish? Contact AL
Google Map to N3ITT
September - 9/19/13, TBD
October - 10/17/13, TBD
November - 11/21/13, TBD
December - 12/19/13, Tech Night, Test equipment set up to test your equipment in preparation for the January Contest.