Yolo Amateur Radio Society
Serving Yolo County,California

Schedule of Events - 2015

Don't forget the weekly nets, every Monday at 8:30 p.m. and every Saturday at 7:45 p.m.

Saturday June 27 & Sunday June 28

Field Day

YARS, UCDARC, & Yolo ARES will be co-hosting a Field Day activity this year.

Field Day events will be held at the UC Davis Airport, off Hopkins Road south of Hutchison Drive, on the UC Davis campus (directions). The set up location will be at the south end of the airport, south of the hangars).

Members of the public are invited to visit the Field Day station at the University Airport on Saturday between 11:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

For more information, contact Gary Matteson WA6TQJ at gcmatteson@ucdavis.edu

General information can be found at the ARRL Field Day website.

 

Tuesday July 7

July Meeting

Dinner at 6:30 p.m., Meeting at 7:30 p.m.

Explorit! Science Center, 3141 Fifth St., Davis.

Program: TBA
Business: TBA

 

Tuesday August 4

August Meeting

Dinner at 6:30 p.m., Meeting at 7:30 p.m.

Explorit! Science Center, 3141 Fifth St., Davis.

Program: TBA
Business: TBA

 

Tuesday September 1

September Meeting

Dinner at 6:30 p.m., Meeting at 7:30 p.m.

Explorit! Science Center, 3141 Fifth St., Davis.

Program: "Engineering Principles and Practices of Amateur Radio and Commercial Broadcast Radio Created in 1940s That Are Still With Us Today", presented by Tom Nelson, W6EO.
Business: TBA

 

Saturday September 27

Princess Challenge Bike Ride

Princess Challenge Bike Ride Information

YARS and other radio clubs provide support for this bike ride that starts and ends in Folsome, and travels around Folsome Lake. Want to help? Contact Gary Matteson WA6TQJ

 

Tuesday October 6

October Meeting

Dinner at 6:30 p.m., Meeting at 7:30 p.m.

Explorit! Science Center, 3141 Fifth St., Davis.

Program: TBA
Business: TBA

 

Saturday October 17

Foxy's Fall Bike Ride

Davis Bike Club Ride Information

Operations begin about 7:00 a.m. and usually run until about 6:00 p.m. Three routes: 100 miles, 100 kilometers, and 50 kilometers. YARS and other radio clubs provide support for this bike ride that starts and ends in Davis. Net Control, 4 Rest Stops, and lots of SAGs and Patrols. Want to help? Contact Dave Nishikawa KC6YFG, dhnishik@dcn.org

 

Tuesday November 3

November Meeting

Dinner at 6:30 p.m., Meeting at 7:30 p.m.

Explorit! Science Center, 3141 Fifth St., Davis.

Program: TBA
Business: Nomination of Officers.

 

Tuesday December 1

December Meeting

Dinner at 6:30 p.m., Meeting at 7:30 p.m.

Explorit! Science Center, 3141 Fifth St., Davis.

Program: TBA
Business: Election of Officers.