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Radio City to Close

Sep 12th, 2018 | By | Category: Alerts

Long time friends of the Des Moines Amateur community have announced that they will soon close Radio City.  The notice of their closing follows below.  Long time vendors at the DMRAA Hamfest they will surely be missed.  We thank Dan and Maline for their many years of friendship.   *Sept. 11th , 2018*   *It’s […]



Sooland Amateur Radio Association Flea Market September 22nd

Sep 12th, 2018 | By | Category: Hamfests, Swap Meets & Classes

Sooland Amateur Radio Association will host a Flea Market September 22nd Morningside Lutheran Church 700 South Martha Sioux City IA (entry via northwest basement door) Click here for Flea Market Flyer



September 25th Meeting to Feature ARES Presentation

Sep 7th, 2018 | By | Category: DMRAA Meetings

Scott Kirstein NØOOD  will present at the September meeting regarding ARES. Join us September 25th, 2018  7:00PM Waveland Room Plymouth Congregational Church 42nd & Ingersoll, Des Moines



Friday Lunch Bunch Loaction Change

Aug 24th, 2018 | By | Category: Chatter

The Lunch Bunch is moving to the Pizza Ranch effective September 7th, 2018.  After many years of Friday lunches at Buffet City it was decided to go for a change of venue.  The attendance has been sluggish and folks still coming decided to move the Friday get together to a new location.  The Lunch Bunch […]



Emergency Preparedness Topic for August DMRAA Meeting

Aug 9th, 2018 | By | Category: DMRAA Meetings

September is Emergency Preparedness Month. In keeping with this theme, and broadening our scope a bit  beyond “radio preparedness,” Jon Davis will be presenting an Active Shooter training during our August meeting. August 28th, 2018 7:00 PM Waveland Room, 2nd floor Plymouth Congregational Church 42nd & Ingersoll  Des Moines, IA



DMRAA to Host a Special Event Station

Aug 9th, 2018 | By | Category: Chatter, DMRAA Events

  WHEN:       November 03, 2018   WHERE:    FORT DES MOINES MUSEUM & EDUCATION CENTER, 75 EAST ARMY POST ROAD As a prelude to VETERANS DAY, 2018, the Museum is sponsoring an event called Massing of Colors ( http://moww.org ) at approximately 10:00 AM on the grounds of the Museum. To help bring attention to this […]



DMRAA 1-Day Technician Class, October 27th, 2018

Aug 7th, 2018 | By | Category: Chatter, Hamfests, Swap Meets & Classes

We have scheduled the new one day tech class on October 27th, 2018.  One day class ,$100.00 They get all books, lunch, snacks and a custom programmed radio. we pay testing fee for that evening. Must be registered by October 13th, 2018 October 2018 Tech Flyer Fort Des Moines   What:       Amateur Radio Technician […]



Paul and Clint to organize a group camp near the ARRL Midwest Division Convention, August 4th & 5th

Jul 26th, 2018 | By | Category: Chatter

Hey everyone, Paul WØYR and I decided to organize a group camp near the ARRL Midwest Division Convention, August 4th & 5th, at the Linn County Fairgrounds, Central City, Iowa. http://arrlmidwestconvention.org/ I reserved a group camp site at Pinicon Ridge County Park just a mile up the road from the fairgrounds.  https://www.mycountyparks.com/county/linn/Park/Pinicon-Ridge-Park.aspx Our group campsite is in a semi-modern to primitive area at the […]



SE Iowa Hamfest October 7th

Jul 12th, 2018 | By | Category: Hamfests, Swap Meets & Classes

SE Iowa Hamfest October 7th, 2018  7:00AM West Liberty, IA  Muscatine County Fairgrounds



DMRAA 1-Day Technician Class, October 27th, 2018

Jul 10th, 2018 | By | Category: Uncategorized

We have scheduled the new one day tech class on October 27th, 2018  Same location, One day class ,$100.00 They get all books, lunch, snacks and a custom programmed radio. we pay testing fee for that evening. Must be registered by October 13th, 2018 October 2018 Tech Flyer Fort Des Moines   What:       Amateur […]