A Basic ‘What is Amateur radio’ presentation was held at the Gulf Coast Amateur Radio Club’s club house on Sunday. 03-11-2018. A non-ham Florida club “Florida III% Patriots” was in attendance. For the past couple of months I have assisted on helping members get licensed by getting them Tech manuals from A.R.R.L. We now have 3 new hams. Two techs and a General.
The Gulf Coast Amateur Radio Club is once again preparing for their annual Spring Hamfest for 2018.
When: March 17th, 2018
Where: 10500 Ridge Road, New Port Richey, FL 34652 (Millennium Academy)
Time: 7:00 am – 1:00 pm (VE Testing 9:00 am)
Hello Members of GCARC,
It’s that time again for us to pay our 2018 Dues. I’ve paid mine! This is an important time for us as it allows us to pay our bills and make repairs to our club house. We can’t survive without your help and support. Checks for dues may be sent to:
Gulf Coast Amateur Radio Club
New Port Richey, FL 34656-0595
Again the Officers and Directors of Gulf Coast Amateur Radio Club appreciate your help and support.
Hello Fellow Club Members,
On November 27th, 7:00 pm the club elected new officers and directors for the 2018 – 2019 2 year term. Listed below are your new and existing officers and directors. Please be sure to congratulate them as these positions take a lot of time and effort and we are all volunteers:
President – Norm K4NRM (2018 – 2019) [Elected Nov 27th, 2017]
Vice President – Ralph WA3YFQ (2017 – 2018)
Secretary – Frank KN4EPU (2018 – 2019) [Elected Nov 27th, 2017]
Treasurer – Maureen KB2QNK (2017 – 2018) – [Completing position for Bob N7RCB – Approved unanimously by GCARC Board and confirmed by Club Members.]
Immediate Past President – Barry N2NVP (Indefinite)
Director – Chris AA4CB (2017 – 2018)
Director – Denny K8DLH (2017 – 2018) – [Completing position for Jason KM4VHB – Elected Nov 27th, 2017]
Director – Roy KM4OR (2018 – 2019) [Elected Nov 27th, 2017]
Director – Chris KC3CJU (2018 – 2019) [Elected Nov 27th, 2017]
The Gulf Coast Amateur Radio Club Annual Christmas Party will be on December 10, 2017 at 1:00 pm. Club members are requested to bring a covered dish and notify Maureen KB2QNK at firstname.lastname@example.org as to the number of people they are bring along with what dish.
During the party the newly elected officers will be sworn in.
The annual Christmas Party is always great. It allows us to reflect on our accomplishments for the year and give the newly elected officers our support and commitment.
<<< Contact Maureen at email@example.com. See You There!!! >>
The Gulf Coast Amateur Radio Club wishes to Thank everyone that came out to help and support the club. T H A N K S !
When: September 30th, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM
When: September 16, 2017 at 1:00 pm (1300 hrs)
Where: GCARC Clubhouse (see About Us)
Instructor: Ralph McCullough WA3YFQ
Gulf Coast Amateur Radio Club will be presenting a PSK Digital Mode class at the clubhouse on September 16, 2017 at 1:00 pm. Ralph McCullough WA3YFQ will be the instructor. IF you’ve been thinking about learning PSK this will be your opportunity.
If you missed the meeting then you missed a special presentation by our special guest speaker “Joe Eisenberg K0NEB”. Everyone had a good time and the refreshments where great. A special thanks to all that worked on preparing the clubhouse for this momentous occasion!
Listed is the YouTube link for the meeting and presentation: https://youtu.be/Gf9sRXfbJJE Enjoy!