Area Events

American Diabetes Tour de Cure Bike Ride, June 10th

May 15th, 2017 | By | Category: Area Events

Don Price is looking for a few good people to help provide communications for the American Diabetes Tour de Cure bicycle ride June 10th.  The event offers riders the opportunity to ride from Urbandale to Jamaica and back.  The ride takes about 10 operators.  Please contact Don, KCØMTF  at (515) 306-6352 if you can help. if […]

Ames Fox Hunt 23rd April, 2017

Apr 7th, 2017 | By | Category: Area Events, Chatter

The Story County Amateur Radio Club is hosting a Fox Hunt, or hidden transmitter hunt, on Sunday, April 23rd in Ames, Iowa. We request all interested hunters assemble in the parking lot west of Hy-Vee Gas, Grand Avenue and Lincoln Way to register with the hunt leader and receive the rules briefing. Hunters may be individuals or teams and […]

Polk County ARES Quarterly Meeting, Monday, April 10th, 2017

Nov 30th, 2016 | By | Category: Area Events

The next quarterly Polk County ARES meeting will be Monday, April 10th, 2017 7:00PM Polk County Emergency Management 1907 Carpenter Des Moines, Iowa

2016 Dam to Dam Half Marathon

May 25th, 2016 | By | Category: Area Events

June 4th, 2016 The race is the same the route is the same and it is time to put the Dam to Dam in your ARES event To Do calendar.  Many of you seasoned ARES operators already know how much fun it can be working this annual event.  If you’ve never had the pleasure, now […]

Polk County Quarterly ARES Meeting

Mar 25th, 2015 | By | Category: Area Events

  ARES MEETING DATES 2016 Monday, April 11  7:00 pm Monday, July 18  7:00 pm Monday, October 10  7:00 pm   Polk County EOC at 1907 Carpenter Avenue Des Moines, IA

DMRAA Hamfest, April 18th, 2015

Mar 22nd, 2015 | By | Category: Alerts, Area Events

Sign of the times at the Iowa State Fairgrounds! Support the DMRAA and your Amateur Radio passion.  Attend the DMRAA Hamfest. The 2015 version of the DMRAA Hamfest will be held on Saturday, April 18th, from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Elwell Family Center located on the Iowa State Fairgrounds. VE Testing will […]

Polk County ARES Quarterly Meetings

Nov 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Area Events

ARES MEETING DATES 2015 Monday, January 12 7:00pm Monday, April 13 7:00pm Monday, July 20 7:00pm Monday, October 12 7:00pm     Polk County ARES Meetings Polk County EOC at 1907 Carpenter Avenue Des Moines, IA

ARRL Events in October

Oct 1st, 2014 | By | Category: Area Events

10/05/2014 Iowa Section Convention (Southeast Iowa Hamfest) Location: Muscatine County Fairgrounds, 101 North Clay Street, West Liberty, IA 52776 Website: Sponsor: Muscatine & Washington Area Amateur Radio Clubs Type: ARRL Convention Talk-In: 146.760 – Public Contact: Tom Brehmer, NØLOH, 1114 East 10th Street Muscatine, IA 52761 Phone: 563-263-3097 – Email: 10/11/2014 Iowa State […]

2014 Field Day Statistics Posted

Jul 5th, 2014 | By | Category: Area Events

The statistics for Field Day are available by clicking here.  2014 FD Statistics

Ham Radio Basics

Aug 23rd, 2013 | By | Category: Area Events

Ham Radio Basics 9 Wks $25+ Join the world of ham radio. Learn to use radio equipment for enjoyment, experimentation, and public service. Members of the DM Radio Amateurs Association will guide you through the requirements for obtaining the entry-level Technicians Class License. Official Ham Radio License Manual is required. Copies available at first class […]