DMRAA Meetings

November Meeting is the Annual ChiliFeed / Auction November 20th, 2018

Nov 5th, 2018 | By | Category: DMRAA Meetings

November’s DMRAA meeting is the Annual ChiliFeed / Auction. Bring gear, buy gear.  It is that easy.  Of course the ain’t bad either! Come and enjoy the evening!  



NUØQ to Discuss FT8 Digital Mode at October 23rd Meeting

Oct 14th, 2018 | By | Category: DMRAA Meetings

Join us to a presentation by Bill Claypool, NUØQ of FT8 Digital mode. FT8 Digital Mode  by Bill – NUØQ   October 23rd, 2018 7:00 PM Waveland Room, 2nd floor Plymouth Congregational Church 42nd & Ingersoll  Des Moines, IA



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



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



July 24th Meeting, KAØFTO

Jun 29th, 2018 | By | Category: DMRAA Meetings

Join Larry,  KAØFTO for his presentation / discussion EVERYTHING I KNOW ABOUT FIBER OPTIC SYSTEMS.  Larry will help us understand the ins and outs of Fiber Optic communications. July 24th, 2018 7:00 PM Waveland Room, 2nd floor Plymouth Congregational Church 42nd & Ingersoll  Des Moines, IA June 26th, 2018



June 26th DMRAA Cancelled

May 27th, 2018 | By | Category: DMRAA Meetings

We have be notified by Plymouth Church of a scheduling conflict.  Unfortunately we are forced to cancel the June meeting.  Please join us July 24th, 2018  Larry KA0FTO will present “EVERYTHING I KNOW ABOUT FIBER OPTIC” SYSTEMS. 7:00PM  Waveland Room Plymouth Congregational Church 42nd & Ingersoll, Des Moines



Dayton Recap and DMRAA Elections

May 4th, 2018 | By | Category: DMRAA Meetings

Join us May 22nd for a travel log to the Dayton Hamvention.  Presented my Mike, AEØMW this offers the folks that couldn’t make it to the Hamvention an opportunity to see what they missed.  May is also the time each year that the DMRAA elcts board members and officers. May 22nd, 2018 7:00PM Waveland Room […]



April 24th Meeting, Puerto Rico Communications Response

Mar 30th, 2018 | By | Category: DMRAA Meetings

Please join is April 24th for a presentation by Juan Truillo NØPSF.  Juan travelled to Puerto Rico with the Red Cross immediately following the massive huricane Maria.  He took many pictures and his story is very interesting. April 24th, 2018 7:00PM Waveland Room Plymouth Congregational Church 42nd & Ingersoll, Des Moines



Solar Power is Topic for March 27th Meeting

Jan 25th, 2018 | By | Category: DMRAA Meetings

Join us March 27th for a presentation by PowerFilm a solar manufacturing company located in Ames.  PowerFilm has been very helpful to Polk County ARES in providing a solar panel for the new ARES trailer.  This panel fully maintains the batter system in the trailer.  An inovator in flexible solar panels their discussion will be […]



SKYWARN Spotter Training February 27th

Dec 14th, 2017 | By | Category: DMRAA Meetings

SKYWARN Spotter Training The National Weather Service will conduct their annual Spotter training at the February 27th meeting. All amateurs are invited and encouraged to attend. General Public is also welcome. Please join us. 7:00 PM Recital Hall, 3rd floor Plymouth Congregational Church 42nd & Ingersoll  Des Moines, IA