2013 SCARC field day

The 2013 SCARC Field Day (Sat June 22 and Sunday June 23) will be held at the farm of Theodore Pope KD0TSV, east of Nevada; the (23945 667th Ave, Nevada, IA), on the North side of US 30. The h.f. antennas will be on top of the high lift, on a tower section to be supplied byDave, KI0Q. The center insulators of the sloping dipoles will be suspended below the lift forks and the ends tied off in the yard.

We will run category 2A; no Get On The Air station this year.

June 2013 SCARC Meeting

The next meeting of the Story County Amateur Radio Club will be at 7:30 pm, Thursday, June 6, 2013. The meeting will be in Conference Room D next to Bessie Meyers Auditorium on the first floor of Mary Greeley Medical Center (MGMC). The closest parking is in the lot north of the ER and ambulance garage. Enter through the North Door where MGMC meets McFarland Clinic.

The program for the June SCARC meeting will be discussion of Field Day preparations.

Fox Hunt on Sunday, April 28

The Story County Amateur Radio Club is inviting hams to participate in a Fox Hunt, or hidden transmitter hunt, from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm on this coming Sunday, 28 Apr 2013, in Ames, Iowa. We request all interested hunters assemble in the parking lot west of Ames City Hall (behind the Ames Veteran’s Memorial, Grand Avenue and 5th Street) to register with the hunt leader and receive the hunt rule briefing. Hunters may be individuals or teams and the fox will be hidden somewhere within the Ames city limits.