Cabin Fever Reliever moved to Des Moines January 26th

Jan 13th, 2019 | By | Category: Archive

The Cabin Fever Reliever is now planned for Des Moines.  Allen WØKWM and Rich, WAØJFS will host the event in Des Moines, Saturday January 26th at the Sayloville Event Center 3081 NW Prairie Lane, Des Moines, IA  The event center is located along NW 66th Avenue in Saylor Township.  The format will be similar to the […]

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

Aug 7th, 2018 | By | Category: Archive

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 […]

DMRAA 1 Day Technician Class June 16th, 2018

May 8th, 2018 | By | Category: Archive, Chatter

The Des Moines Radio Amateur Association will host a 1 Day Technician Class on June 16th, 2018 June 2018 Tech Flyer   What:       Amateur Radio Technician Class When:    Saturday, June 16th, 2018  8:00 AM  to about 7:00 PM Where:  Edgewater Retirement Community,  9225 Cascade Ave. West Des                          Moines, IA      “Wellness Room”  – this […]

4/21/2018 DMRAA Hamfest

Dec 5th, 2017 | By | Category: Archive

The 2018 DMRAA Hamfest will be held on Saturday, April 21nd, from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Elwell Family Center located on the Iowa State Fairgrounds. VE Testing will be held at the Elwell Center, with registration starting at 9:00 am and testing beginning at 9:30 am. More information is available under the […]

Amateur Radio General License Class, Starts February 1st, 2018

Nov 17th, 2017 | By | Category: Archive

Amateur Radio General License Class Offered by the Des Moines Radio Amateurs Association This class will prepare you to take the FCC General License Exam. The Thursday evening classes will conclude with ARRL, VE examiners administering the General Exam.   What:   Amateur Radio General License Class When: Thursday evenings February 1, through March 22, […]

DMRAA to Offer 1-Day Technician Class September 23rd, 2017

Jun 8th, 2017 | By | Category: Archive

The Des Moines Radio Amateur Association will provide a 1-Day Amateur Radio entry level class.   When;  Saturday, September 23, 2017 8:00 AM  to about 7:00 PM   Where: Edgewater Retirement Community 9225 Cascade Ave, West Des Moines Wellness Room (ground level, west of the main entrance on the south side of the facility)   […]

SWIARA Swap Meet, June 10th, 2017

Mar 22nd, 2017 | By | Category: Archive

SWIARA Swap Meet HAMFEST/CONVENTION 06/10/2017Start Date: 06/10/2017 End Date: 06/10/2017 Location: Creston Early Childhood Development Gym 901 North Elm Street Creston, IA 50801 Website: Sponsor: South West Iowa Amateur Radio Association Type: ARRL Hamfest Talk-In: 146.79Ø -offset (PL 136.5) Public Contact: Doug Welsch , KAØMHJ 517 SW 2nd Street Greenfield, IA 50849 Phone: 641-745-5501 […]

2017 Winter RF Fest, February 25th, 2017

Feb 15th, 2017 | By | Category: Archive, Chatter

Hiawatha Amateur Radio Club presents the 2017 Winter RF Fest. The 9th annual Winter RF FEST will be held at the Perry National Guard Armory 2920 Willis Avenue, Perry, IA. Date February 25 8:00 until noon.   There will be seminars including ARRL.  And at least one other seminar. VE testing will be held. QSL […]

Rod Ivers, KIØBW Silent Key

Jan 9th, 2017 | By | Category: Archive

Rod Ivers, KIØBW Silent Key Rod was a long time ham in the Des Moines area before retirement.  He and wife Loyce moved to Olathe Kansas after retirement but maintained close contact with many of his ham friends in Des Moines.  His obituary follows below.   RODNEY L. IVERS November 23, 1947- January 2, 2017 […]

DMRAA Hamfest April 22nd, 2017

Nov 30th, 2016 | By | Category: Archive

The 2017 edition of the DMRAA Hamfest will again be at the Elwell Family Center on the Iowa State Fairgrounds April 22nd. Note the usual date has been pushed back a week.  The club is looking forward to another great event.  See you there!