Minutes of the January 8, 2011 meeting of the Weld Amateur Radio Society


Meeting called to order by Willie W5WIW at 9:07 am

Introductions around the room

  1. Name and Call Sign
  2. What is something you are going to try to get done in 2011

Minutes from last meeting approved

  1. Jerri's name should be spelled Jerry.

Treasurer's report Berry N0OYM

Repeater report Berry N0OYM

  1. Both repeaters up and running and IRLP up and running
  2. Dave is working on cans for the backup in Eaton

Old Business

  1. Willie-I had fun learning about being president

New Business

  1. Willie W5WIW- Thanks to Tom for info about the new repeaters that will go into next month's letter. If anyone has anything that should go in the newsletter, let Willie know.
  2. Looking door speakers to present at the meetings.
  3. Willie W5WIW- had new banner for the club made to display at Hamfests. Motion made and seconded to reimburse Willie W5WIW for the banner. Motion approved.

Show and Tell

Upcoming Events

  1. Get your stuff ready for Hamfest in Jan at the Ranch between Loveland and Ft Collins east of I-25. NCARC meeting  will take place then. Will start at 7 for vendors and 8:30 for everyone.
  2. Feb 13 Aurora Repeater Association Hamfest in Brighton
  3. April 2 Longmont ARC LAR Hamfest in Longmont
  4. Aug TBD Rocky Mountain Division Convention in New Mexico

Additional Comments

  1. Dave- gave updates about what is going on with DX
  2. Maurice- was able to get a contact on HF

Meeting adjourned at 9:40 am

Next meeting February 12, 2011 at 9am at Union Hall in Greeley