leadimage Polk County ARES Receives New Emergency Communications Trailer.

    Polk County ARES Emergency Coordinator Scott, NØOOD has announced that Polk County ARES is now in possession of a new EMCOMM trailer. The new trailer is a tandem 7’ by 16’ trailer.  It is larger than the previous trailer which is 6’ by 10’.  The new trailer will be called “EMCOMM 1”.  This trailer is […]

    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 Amateur Satellite Communications, September 27th

Join us September 27th for a presentation by Rick Allen NØCFL on Satellite Communications.  Ever want to talk to the ...

DMRAA Events

featuredimage DMRAA to host JOTA

The DMRAA will be hosting the annual Jamboree on the Air station this year.  This year the date is October ...

VE Testing

featuredimage 2016 Area Testing Sessions for Des Moines, Boone, Ames & Marshalltown

Des Moines         1:00 pm 2016 Dates September 18, 2016 November 20, 2016 Registration starts at 12:30 PM (no admittance after 1pm) Location:  Johnstone ...


Warren Amateur Radio Society Free Technician Class

The Warren Amateur Radio Society will be offering a FREE entry level (Technician) licensing class on Saturday & Sunday afternoons August 27-September 11, 2016, from 2-6pm. The class will be held in the training room, located in the basement of city hall (use South door). Advance registration is recommended, but not required. To register, or […]

DMRAA General License Class begins September 8th

The DMRAA will conduct a General License class this fall.  The class will be 7 weeks long and will start on Thursday, Sept. 8 and the last class, which will include the testing session on October 20. The sessions will be held at:   Edgewater Retirement Community Wellness Classroom 9225 Cascade Av. West Des Moines, IA   […]

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