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February 2013 Club Meeting

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We had our February Club meeting last night. The presentation was given by David Haycock, KI6AWR and was an overview of Field Day 2013 -- because it is never too late to begin planning! The presentation was an overview of the various decision points that need to be made, as well as some of the roles that need to be filled. For example:

 

David Haycock KI6AWR, presenting Field Day planning!

  1. Do Field Day on our own, or with another club?
  2. Location, outside the meeting house, or at a park, or somewhere else?
  3. Saturday only operation, or both days?
  4. Will someone be operating through the night?

One of the emphasized points was that in order to be successful, we need to have a wide variety of volunteers in different roles, such as Field Day coordinator, food, operation, etc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

After the presentation, we had a social period and then did some of the club business.

We had elections for club officers. The new officers are:

  • President: Cass Carrigan AG6NT
  • Vice President: Jim Wright KJ6UHT
  • Secretary: David Haycock KI6AWR
  • Treasurer: Tom Schweich KI6JRB (returning!)

I want to thank all those who participate as officers in the club, past and present. The time you put in is what helps make the club great!

We also had three members pay their membership dues for 2013. If you haven't already paid for 2013, please do so.

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