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August Harmonic (8/6/15)
available now!

August Board Meeting
Thursday August 20, 7 pm at Biggby Coffee,
3085 Bay Rd

Labor Day Care Break   (8/19)
September 5- September 7, 2015
Many openings are available
Please, Please, Please sign up today!!!
We need more help

The new Yaesu System Fusion Repeater
is on the air.
Receive frequency 146.500 MHz
Transmit frequency 147.500 MHz
+1000 split
PL 103.5


SVARA Club meetings
now start at 7 PM

Public Service Events

No Public Service events at this time.

Up coming Contests

North America SSB Sprint Contest
Saturday August 29, 2015
00:00 - 0359 UTC - Four hour contest
(8:00 - 11:59 pm)


 Monday Night Net

Net Control Operators
We now have 6 net control operators for the Monday Night Net.
Thank you to Kevin and Mark for stepping up.
Please check the schedule below for your date.

SVARA Monday Night Net Preamble (2/9/2015)
Updated to include Echolink stations

Net Control Operator Schedule
New schedule for 2015 in the works


Updated Announcements

Field Day 2015 
June 27-28, 2015
Contest Results added

Memorial Day Care Break
May 23- 25, 2015
Thank you to those that helped out at this years event


Previous Announcement Links

SVARA is an ARRL Affiliated Club

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Silent Keys


Presenter's Links

January 2015 N/A
February 2015 Auction, donate your un-used radio gear or other household items to the SVARA auction, all money goes to the Saginaw Valley Amateur Radio Association.
March 2015 Morris Code, KD8AUY
April 2015 Michigan QSO Party, W8DW
May 2015  
June 2015 Field Day W8DW, Mesh Net KE8AVJ
July 2015 No Meeting
August 2015  
September 2015  
October 2015 Ice Cream Social
November 2015 Board Nominations
December 2015 Holiday Pot Luck, Elections

Previous Presenters Links

50th Anniversary Events

General Membership meetings
monthly on the 1st Friday, 7:00 p.m. at the American Red Cross, 1232 N. Michigan Ave (map). All are welcome.

Board of Directors meeting - monthly on the second Wednesday following the general membership meeting, 7:30 p.m. at location to be announced.  All SVARA Members are welcome.

Club Breakfast -  Saturday morning following the meeting at 8:30 AM at location to be announced.  All are welcome.

Radio Books
at the Library



Pres. Mike Dougherty, KD8MMH Dave Paquette, W8DW
VP. Mary Paquette, WB8LZA Mike Gascoyne, KD8PEZ
Sec. Mike Linton, N8XPS Tom Schmidt, N8EUI
Treas. Duane Morris, KD8AUY Judy Weirauch, KC8BYI

Club Roster
Updated 7/4/15

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