leadimage It is Not Too Early to Sign up for ARES Events

    It is snowing and being optimistic we must look forward to warmer days.  Better weather lends itself to more outdoor activities and service to others.  Polk County Amateur Radio Emergency Service very often provides radio communication to many outdoor events and this year will be no exception. A list of these follows.  Notably this year […]

    Why not join us?

    The general meeting of the DMRAA is held the fourth Tuesday of each month in the Waveland Hall (2nd Floor) of the Plymouth Congregational Church on the corner of 42nd Street and Ingersoll Avenue in Des Moines. The meetings begin at 7 p.m. and last for approximately an hour. The meetings are free and you do not have to be a licensed ham to attend the meetings.

    Meetings of the board and officers are held on the first Tuesday of the month at the Euclid Avenue Hy-Vee meeting room on the second floor, starting at 7 p.m.

    Use the contact page to contact the DMRAA for more information on the club's meetings and events.

DMRAA Meetings

featuredimage SKYWARN Spotter Training February 27th

SKYWARN Spotter Training The National Weather Service will conduct their annual Spotter training at the February 27th meeting. All amateurs are invited ...

DMRAA Events

featuredimage Solar Power is Topic for March 27th Meeting

Join us March 27th for a presentation by PowerFilm a solar manufacturing company located in Ames.  PowerFilm has been very ...

VE Testing

featuredimage 2018 Area Testing Sessions for Des Moines, Boone, Ames & Marshalltown

Des Moines         1:00 pm 2018 Dates March. 18 May  20 July 15 September  16 November  18   Registration starts at 12:30 PM (no admittance after 1pm) Location:  Johnstone Supply ...


The Iowa Digital Net is changing the Frequency

The Iowa Digital net has moved frequency due to the increase of the JT-8 activity.  We are going to be at 3.5885 MHz USB (Dial) with 1500 Hz set on the WF.  We use Olivia 8-500.  Please get this out to as many folks as you can.— Joe Hoepfner, AE5EI722 W Superior StClarksville, IA 50619IA Section, ARRL Affiliated Club […]

2/24/2018 HARC Winter RF Fest

Hiawatha Amateur Radio Club Winter RF Fest Saturday, February 24th 2018 8:00 AM to Noon. Admission is $7 and tables are $10. Location Perry National Guard Armory 2930 Willis Avenue, Perry, IA 50220 Click here for flyer Winter RF Fest 2018 Flyer Come to the 10th Annual Winter RF Fest in Perry, IA (An ARRL Sanctioned Hamfest) […]

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