Yolo Amateur Radio Society —
Mt. Vaca Radio Club
Serving Yolo County, CA & Nearby Areas

Schedule of Events - 2019

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

Tuesday January 8

January Meeting

Note date change from usual first Tuesday of the month.

Dinner at 6:30 p.m., Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
Explorit Science Center, 3141 Fifth St., Davis.

Program: Mesh Networks, by Tom Preston, KQ6EO
Business: TBA

 

Tuesday February 5

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 5

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 2

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 7

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

 

Date TBA, Typically 1st or 2nd Weekend in May

Cache Creek Ridge Ride

Cache Creek Ridge Ride Information

Area amateurs, coordinated by Yolo ARES, provide communication support for this horse event that includes both endurance rides and ride-and-tie rides. 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, ricklittlefield1@gmail.com

 

Saturday May 18

Davis Double Century

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

Tuesday June 4

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 22 & Sunday June 23

Field Day

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

 

Tuesday July 2

July Meeting

Dinner at 6:30 p.m., Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
Explorit Science Center, 3141 Fifth St., Davis.

Program: TBA
Business: Officer Elections

 

Tuesday August 6

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 3

September 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 October 1

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 19

Foxy's Fall Bike Ride

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.

 

Tuesday November 5

November 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 December 3

December Meeting

Dinner at 6:30 p.m., Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
Explorit Science Center, 3141 Fifth St., Davis.

Program: TBA
Business: TBA