Yolo Amateur Radio Society
Serving Yolo County,California

Schedule of Events - 2015

Don't forget the weekly net, every Monday at 8:30 p.m.

Tuesday January 6

January 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 February 3

February 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 March 3

March 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 April 7

April 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 May 5

May 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 May 2

Cache Creek Ridge Ride

Cache Creek Ridge Ride Information

Area amateurs provide communication support for this horse event that includes 2 endurance rides (50 & 25 miles) and 2 ride-and-tie rides (25 & 15 miles). The event takes place in the Cache Creek Natural Area, near the junction of State Routes 16 & 20.

Operations begin before 6:00 a.m. and conclude when the event ends, around 6:00 p.m.

Want to help? Contact Rick Littlefield N6KLB, pilotham@aol.com

 

Saturday May 16

Davis Double Century

Davis Bike Club Ride Information

Operations begin about 5:00 a.m. and usually run until about 1:00 a.m. Sunday.  Net control set up is usually done the night before.

200 miles in one day!  YARS and other radio clubs provide support for this bike ride that starts and ends in Davis, via Clear Lake.  Net Control, 10 Rest Stops, and lots of SAGs and Patrols.  Want to help?  Contact Dave Nishikawa KC6YFG, dhnishik@dcn.org

 

Tuesday June 2

June 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 June 27 & Sunday June 28

Field Day

Check back for updated information on what YARS plans to do for Field Day this year!

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.