The DCARC Officers are working on plans for our participation in the 2020 ARRL Field Day. To help us plan this event and provide activities that best meet the needs of our members, we have created a short survey for you to complete. The results of this survey will help the officers in finalizing plans.
DCARC conducts official W5YI VE test sessions four times a year in March, June, September and December. Testing is always scheduled to begin at 6:30 pm. These tests are normally conducted at the Clearfield City Offices on the 2nd floor. The address is 55 South State, Clearfield, UT. Pre-registration for these sessions is required at
Field day prep will be another Zoom meeting. That is still tentative. Check here for more details. We are optimistic that with appropriate social distancing we will still be able to have some radio fun. Tentatively still at Monte Christo. If you have some suggestions for locations or approaches to the fun please contact one
This month’s club meeting will focus on Skywarn and Spotter Training. This training will be conducted by Kevin Barjenbruch who is with the National Weather Service. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the Club officers have decided to hold our meeting Virtually using the GoToMeeting platform. If you would like information on how to attend this
Saturday May 9th at 10:00 am via Go to Meeting, the Club meeting will be Kevin Barjenbruch of the National Weather Service presenting Skywarn storm spotting. Watch this site and/or the monthly email for details of how to join the session. Updates on Field day will also be presented.
Don’t forget… In conjunction with The Great Utah Shake Out, Davis County ARES will be conducting a Check In tomorrow, April 16, 2020 at 10:15 am on Frequency 147.420. All Amateur Radio Operators are invited and encouraged to Check In.
We would like to thank everyone who participated in our Club meeting via ZOOM on Saturday. We had approximately 44 people in attendance for our first ever “virtual” club meeting. We apologize that there was a scheduling conflict with the Storm Spotter training. It is again on the calendar for next month. For those of
The following events that were needing radio help have been cancelled. Thanks for your willingness to help! The Front Runner Century, Little Red Riding Hood Ride, Ragnar Wasatch Back, Kokopelli Bicycle Relay, Salt Lake Marathon & Bicycle Event, Salt Flats Endurance Run, and the Tim Wangsgaard Memorial Ride. Also cancelled is the Utah Valley Hamfest.
The Great Utah Shake Out is scheduled for Thursday, April 16, 2020 and DCARC will be participating. Our Davis County ARES EC Joan Rapp, K6QJU, will be conducting a net. To register for this event please visit https://www.shakeout.org/utah/index.html In the registration don’t forget to sign up with the DCARC ARES Group. The exercise will begin
This month’s club meeting will focus on Skywarn and Spotter Training. This training will be conducted by Kevin Barjenbruch who is with the National Weather Service. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the Club officers have decided to hold our meeting Virtually using the Zoom platform. If you would like information on how to attend this