leadimage NWS Spotter Training Well Received

    Over 60 people atteneded the 2018 version of the National Weather Service’s annual Spotter Training.  Brad Small, Senior Meteoroligist with the Des Moines office of the National Weather Service spent 90 minutes briefing the group on appropriate reporting methods and also reviewed cloud and severe weather interpretation.  While the majority of the group were Amateur […]

    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 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 ...

DMRAA Events

featuredimage 4/21/2018 DMRAA Hamfest

The 2018 DMRAA Hamfest will be held on Saturday, April 21nd, from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Elwell ...

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 ...


Statewide Tornado Drill, March 28th

The National Weather Service announces the upcoming Statewide Tornado Drill March 28th, 2018.  The drill will start at 10:00AM and will encourage all folks to check their own tornado preparedness and to call in a weather report from their location with their radio.  There are a variety on ways to check in including the 146.610, […]

Story County ARES Announces One-Day “Ham Cram” Class April 28th

Story County ARES Announces One-Day “Ham Cram” Class Story County ARES will be presenting a 1-day Technician license class Saturday April 28th, 2018. Class begins at 8:00am and will be immediately followed by FCC license testing at 6:00pm. The class will be held on the Iowa State University campus in Ames. For more details and […]

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