Minutes of the March 12, 2011 meeting of the Weld Amateur Radio Society

Meeting called to order by Willie W5WIW at 9:03

Introductions around the room

  1. Name and Call Sign
  2. State you were born in

Minutes from last meeting approved

Treasurer's report Berry N0OYM

Repeater report Berry N0OYM

  1. Both repeaters and IRLP node are up and running

Old Business

  1. Having our meetings at a restaurant-tabled until next meeting
  2. Do we want to do something for Kids Day? Willie W5WIW will check to see what we can do.
  3. Are we going to work with NCARC for Field Day?
  4. Do we want to try to set up a station at the Greeley Stampede? Should find out if they want us there first

New Business

  1. Should we ask if can put antenna on State Farm buildings on Promontory. Would be difficult as they are highly secured buildings
  2. K0BAN motion to research the price of mounts. Willie W5WIW will work with Tom KITJ to research it.

Show and Tell

  1. Dave W0EDW Drake Kit

Upcoming Events

  1. April 2 Longmont ARC LAR Hamfest in Longmont
  2. Aug  5-7 Rocky Mountain Division Convention in New Mexico
  3. Field day last weekend in June 25th and 26th
  4. Kids Day June 18th

Additional Comments

Meeting adjourned at 9:49

Next meeting April 9, 2011 at 9am at Union Hall in Greeley.