2014 Hamfest a Success, and a lot of fun too!

    The 2014 edition of the DMRAA Hamfest in now in the record books.  Both attendance and table rentals exceeded last year’s great numbers.  There was a great variety of used bargains for sale as well as new equipment.  We were able to stock our parts bins and find that new HT we’ve been looking at.  […]

    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 March meeting demonstrates NBEMS software

Clint Miller KCØJUO and Greg Shaw, NØGES presented both demonstration and software for the club’s March meeting.  Two stations ...

DMRAA Events

SKYWARN Amateur Radio Communications

Tom Reis, NØVPR Primary amateur radio operator at the National Weather Service office in Johnston will discuss several aspects of ...

VE Testing

Area Testing Sessions

Des Moines         1:00pm   May 18, 2014, July 20, 2014, September 21, 2014, November 16, 2014, Registration starts at 12:30 PM (no admittance after 1pm) Location:  Johnstone ...


Thanks to the Hamfest Helpers

I just wanted to give everyone a heartfelt thanks for all the hard work that you put in to make the Hamfest a success.  Both table sales and attendance were up this year.   The vendors were all very pleased with attendance and sales and will be returning next year.  I hope all of you return next year […]

CW Class to begin May 1st

We are going to start a CW class Thursday, May 1 at 7:00 P.M. and it will last until 9:00. It will be held at the Plymouth Congregational Church in the gymnasium stage. We are currently planning it to run 8 consecutive weeks. This would carry it through June 19.  If we need to have it […]

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