leadimage Beautiful weather to enjoy the DMRAA Hamfest

    The weather was great and the bargains were plentiful at the 2016 Des Moines Radio Amateurs Association’s Hamfest.  Several new friends entered Amateur Radio after they passed their Technician’s exam.  Forums included the Iowa Repeater Council meeting and the ARRL Iowa Section forum.  We saw hams from four states as well as Iowa.  Door prizes […]

    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 DMRAA Elections and Dayton Review for May Meeting

Join us for the May 24th meeting and club elections.  This annual meeting is the time for the club's membership ...

DMRAA Events

featuredimage 2016 ARRL Field Day June 25-26

The DMRAA is busy making plans for the 2016 edition of the annual ARRL Field Day.  All hams and families ...

VE Testing

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

Des Moines         1:00 pm 2016 Dates May 15, 2016 July 17, 2016 September 18, 2016 November 20, 2016 Registration starts at 12:30 PM (no admittance after ...


Cerro Gordo ARES to provide Communications for May 19th Disaster Drill

Cerro Gordo County ARES is asking for some help with their upcoming Disaster Drill.  Please read the letter below and see if there is a way you can assist.   Hello. I am the new ARES EC for Cerro Gordo county.   On May 19th we will be having a FULL SCALE MULTI-COMMUNITY EMERGENCY EXERCISE.  this […]

1-Day Technician Class, May 14th, 2016 in Ames

Story County Amateur Radio Emergency Service will host it’s 2nd 1-Day Technician Class May 14th in Ames. Study for and take the test same day! Our November class had over a 90% same-day pass rate!   Click here for Flyer → HamCram_flyer_May   Click her to register→ http://kb7vml.net/registration  

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