ARES August Meeting

The meeting is this weekend 8/19/17 starting at 1pm. You can find directions here. The agenda will cover  September 10th Lake Monroe Amateur Radio Society (LMARS) Champions Ride  October 14 & 15 Bike MS 150 – This is just the current information and the September meeting will be dedicated to the October Bike MS 150  Net procedures before and after a deployment We look forward to seeing you there. — Karl … Read more

Skywarn Basic & Advanced classes

There will be a basic skywarn class on Tuesday August 15 at the Daytona International Speedway – One Daytona Boulevard, Daytona 500 Room, 1st floor. There will be an Advanced class on Tuesday August 22 at the Daytona International Speedway – One Daytona Boulevard, Daytona 500 Room, 1st floor. For more information and to register please visit. http://www.weather.gov/media/mlb/skywarnclasses.pdf

Wednesday Survey Canceled

The shelter survey set for Wednesday August 2nd has been canceled. We can not get accurate results from a survey with the repeater having reception issues. The technicians with the county are currently working on resolving the problem. We will reschedule the survey as soon as the repeater is back to working condition. I apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. — Karl Martin KG4HBN Emergency Coordinator Volusia Amateur … Read more

Field Day Testing Session Time Change

The testing session scheduled for 9am has been moved to 3pm. The powerpole workshop is still scheduled for 3pm but will be held outside. If you can not make the workshop at 3pm you are still welcome to come out any time during the field day event. It doesn’t take long to show you how to make the changes. I hope this does not present any inconvenience. Karl Martin KG4HBN

Brace for the Storm Workshop March 23

NOW is the time to sign up for one of the upcoming BRACE for the Storm Workshops because in less than three months the 2017 Hurricane Season will be upon us. The FREE internet based BRACE for the Storm Workshop is designed to provide information to homeowners on disaster mitigation techniques that may reduce damage to their homes from hurricanes and other disasters that threaten Floridians. In addition, homeowners will … Read more